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Yesterday | News Observer

Spying for U.S. wasn't his downfall

Yet recent weeks have brought fresh reminders that the Spy vs. Spy game goes on in Germany, which remains caught geographically and historically between Russia and the West.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel

Saturday | TrekEarth

Students' break

Students of Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, campus St. Augustin, holding their break.


Related Topix: World News, Germany

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Local communities - sidelined' in development research

Development research remains far too academic and disconnected, with a "minuscule fraction" ever reaching local communities in a useable form, experts say.


Related Topix: World News, Germany

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Science, Industry and Business

Radio-burst discovery deepens astrophysics mystery

The discovery of a split-second burst of radio waves using the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico provides important new evidence of mysterious pulses that appear to come from deep in outer space.


Related Topix: Arecibo, Puerto Rico Travel, Caribbean Travel, Travel, World News, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Travel, Astronomy, Science, Germany, Australia,

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg-born airman's remains finally buried

The remains of a Canadian airman born in Winnipeg who died in the Second World War have finally been laid to rest.


Related Topix: World News, Germany

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Top development journals dominated by Northern scholars

Elite journals in development studies are dominated by Northern scholars, with little developing world representation as either paper authors or on the publications' management boards, a study has found.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Wed Jul 02, 2014


The Provincialism of Sigmar Polke

Installation view, 'Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010' at the Museum of Modern Art, April 19-August 3, 2014 The Museum of Modern Art's current offerings include, just possibly, the world's most brilliant student of a certain kind of art.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Pakistan,

American Thinker

Tall Tales from the Vienna Courts on Jews

One of the notable achievements of Austria since its defeat in World War II has been success in its public-relations activities.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Austria, Germany,

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Relationship between obesity and the risk of clinically significant...

Chi-Fa Hung , MD, MRC Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry at King's College London, UK, and Department of Psychiatry, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Kaohsiung, Taiwan; Margarita Rivera , PhD, MRC Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, ... (more)


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan, Spain, Ireland, Germany, Denmark


T-Mobile Accused Of Billing Customers For Hundreds Of Millions In Bogus Charges

In this Feb. 28, 2008 file photo the logo of Deutsche Telekom is pictured at the headquarters in Bonn, Germany.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Deutsche Telekom AG, Telecom, World News, Germany

Democracy Now

Exclusive: WikiLeaks Editor Sarah Harrison on Helping Edward Snowden, Being Forced to Live in Exile

In the latest revelations from documents leaked by National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden, the Washington Post has revealed the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court secretly gave the National Security Agency sweeping power to intercept information "concerning" all but four countries around the world.


Related Topix: The National, Entertainment, Television, World News, Germany, US News, Liberal Political News


Power imbalances 'still harming North-South alliances'

Project agendas are routinely set by Northern agencies and institutions, leaving partners from low-income countries on the fringes during the planning, implementation and publication of research, according to the study presented at the European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes conference last week , in Bonn, Germany.


Related Topix: World News, Germany

The Session

The Wounded Hussar

Also known as Banks Of The Danube, Cailin Tighe Moir, CailA n Tighe Moir, Captain Henry O'Kain, Captain O'Kain, Captain O'Kane, Captain O'Kane's, Captain Oakhain, The Chevalier's Lament, The Dying Hussar's Lament, The Dying Hussar, The Dying Huzzar, Fwyn Seren Fain Syw, Giolla An Bimhoir, Lament For A Dying Hussar, Lament For A Wounded Hussar, The ... (more)


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Germany

Thu Jun 26, 2014


Trio of supermassive black holes shakes space-time

Helical jets from one supermassive black hole caused by a very closely orbiting companion .


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Astronomy, Science, World News, Germany, South Africa

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Trend Hunter Magazine

Vibrant Takeaway Packaging - Kessalao's Takeaway Food Packaging is...

Kessalao is a takeaway restaurant in Bonn, Germany with a vibrant and fresh Mediterranean menu that's just as colorful as its takeaway food packaging designed by Masquespacio.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, World News, Germany


'Life on Earth' project gets under way

An international push to protect global biodiversity will take centre stage in Bonn, Germany, next week as researchers gather to discuss its first project - assessing the health of bees and other pollinators.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Apiculture, Science

Mon Jun 23, 2014

CBC News

John Joseph Carey's remains Id'd 72 years after WW II death

The aircraft took off from RAF Station Elsham Wolds on Aug. 28, 1942, and was shot down by enemy aircraft.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, North America, Canada



Related Topix: Canada, World News, Germany

Sun Jun 22, 2014


Sigmar Polke's Sad, Sinister Little Movie of a Monkey and a Bear

Installation view of "Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010", The Museum of Modern Art, April 19-August 3, 2014 , New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn, Germany) A little more than a week after sitting on a short, narrow bench and watching a video projection of Sigmar Polke's 34:33-minute 16mm film, "Quetta's Hazy Blue Sky / Afghanistan-Pakistan" , I returned to ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Pakistan, Painting, Arts, Photography

Thu Jun 19, 2014

New Vision

KCCA to switch all facilities to solar

KAMPALA Capital City Authority is to switch all its facilities to solar power in a bid to save on energy, the executive director, Jennifer Musisi has revealed.


Related Topix: World News, Malawi, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Germany,