Corona worldwide: Strict entry rules in Austria – politics

In order to contain the Omikron variant of the coronavirus, Austria has tightened its entry regulations. Since midnight, the following applies: Without further ado, only those who have been vaccinated three times are allowed into the country. For people who have been vaccinated twice and for those who have recovered, there is an additional obligation … Read more

Raid after plans to kill Kretschmer – politics

After threats against the Saxon Prime Minister Michael Kretschmer (CDU) in a Telegram chat group, a police operation has been going on since the early hours of the morning. Five objects in Dresden and one in the nearby small town of Heidenau would be searched, as a spokesman for the State Criminal Police Office (LKA) … Read more

Traffic light negotiations: where there is a risk of controversy – politics

Home Political Germany November 8, 2021, 10:39 a.m. Traffic light negotiations : Where controversy threatens Open detailed view A bike at a bus stop in Klein-Oelsa: The question of the traffic turnaround is still a major point of contention in the negotiations. (Photo: Florian Gaertner/imago) The timetable for the new government should be in place … Read more

Dreaming in spaces of possibility – politics – SZ.de

October 15, 2021, 7:35 p.m. Exploratory completion : Is the decade of renewal coming now? Open detailed view “Caesura for the political culture of Germany”: the possible coalition partners (from left) Annalena Baerbock (Greens), Olaf Scholz (SPD), Christian Lindner (FDP). (Photo: Kay Nietfeld / dpa) After a week of explorations and a night of worked … Read more

Sebastian Kurz: “I’m not a shadow chancellor” – politics

Five days after his resignation as Chancellor of Austria, Sebastian Kurz was sworn in as a member of the National Council this Thursday. Because the 35-year-old is now taking over the post of party and parliamentary group leader of the conservative ÖVP, critics accuse him of wanting to continue to direct the country’s political fortunes … Read more

CDU: Armin Laschet’s strange appearance – politics

October 7, 2021, 8:35 p.m. CDU Chief Laschet : The quicksandman Open detailed view After Armin Laschet’s appearance, the question arises: And now? (Photo: Michael Kappeler / dpa) When Armin Laschet announces that he has something to say, everyone only thinks of one thing: his resignation. But then he talks about everything else. From an … Read more

Austria: Greens question the ability of Kurz to act – politics

After a raid in the Chancellery, the Ministry of Finance and the ÖVP party headquarters, the pressure on Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz is growing. Now the Greens, Kurz ‘coalition partner, are questioning his ability to act. Several Austrian media report this unanimously. “We cannot go back to the agenda, the Chancellor’s ability to act is … Read more

New tax haven research burdens hundreds of politicians

A huge data leak shows how hundreds of politicians around the world are stashing money through letterbox companies. Including: Acting heads of state and government, numerous ministers – as well as celebrities. Numerous ministers, heads of state and government are said to be bunkering money in tax havens. This is reported by the media of … Read more

Laschet’s crash: CDU and CSU the day after the election – politics

September 27, 2021, 9:00 p.m. CDU : Self-dwelling of a people’s party Open detailed view Wave, wave: Armin Laschet on the evening of the election, shortly before that he boldly claimed that the Union had received a “clear mandate” to form a government. The only question is, by whom? (Photo: Peter Kneffel / dpa) The … Read more

New SpaceX “Starship” rocket explodes after test flight – economy

For SpaceX founder Elon Musk, it is still a success because important phases of the flight worked. And: He got all the data that was needed. The flight was largely successful, Space-X only has to practice a bit when landing: The Californian rocket manufacturer has another prototype of its future lunar and Mars spaceship in … Read more