“Axel Springer has a trust problem”

The New York Times journalist Ben Smith managed what German media failed: his article ensured that “Bild” boss Julian Reichelt had to leave. Now he talks about the problems of the Springer group. Ben Smith has been the New York Times’ media columnist since 2020. He had previously founded the online newspaper “BuzzFeed News” and […]

▷ ZDF and ZDF / ARTE productions awarded at the New York Festivals

13.10.2021 – 15:06 ZDF Mainz (ots) Mehrere Produktionen des ZDF und von ZDF/ARTE wurden am Dienstag, 12. Oktober 2021, bei den New York Festivals ausgezeichnet. Mit einer Silver World Medal in der Kategorie Documentary wurde ZDF-Autorin Beate Frenkel für ihre “frontal”-Dokumentation “Die letzten Zeugen von Auschwitz – Mahner der Zukunft” bei den New York Festivals […]

Women in Afghanistan: “We had a thousand dreams”

Many women have lived in fear since the Taliban took control of Afghanistan. Despite statements to the contrary, the Islamists are massively curtailing women’s rights. But they encounter resistance. It is an almost threatening picture: a moped gang with signs and flags driving from place to place. A robbery, one might think. But these moped […]

Eight people killed in a plane crash in Italy

A small passenger plane crashed in northern Italy on Sunday, killing all eight people on board, Italian media reported. The plane took off from Milan Linate Airport when, according to eyewitnesses, its engine caught fire and it crashed, crashing into a building in Sandonato, Milan. The building caught fire, but it was renovated and no […]

Bolsonaro tested negative for Corona after returning from New York

/picture alliance, ASSOCIATED PRESS, Evan Vucci Braslia After several corona cases in the vicinity of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, the head of state himself tested negative for the corona virus. Bolsonaro will resume his official business today, the government announced. The head of state, who has not been vaccinated against the corona virus, went into […]

Unvaccinated Jair Bolsonaro eats pizza on sidewalk

Brazil’s President Bolsonaro is notorious as an opponent of corona measures, and according to his own information, he did not have himself vaccinated. It doesn’t make his stay in New York any easier. Presumably because of his missing corona vaccination, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro ate a pizza on the sidewalk on the sidelines of the […]

US military leaves Kabul with equipment behind – Taliban cheer

The last US military plane took off shortly before midnight. After almost 20 years, the last US soldier left Afghanistan. Before the withdrawal, military equipment was rendered inoperable. With the withdrawal of its last soldiers from Kabul airport, the US military operation in Afghanistan is over after almost 20 years. “I’m here to announce the […]

Taliban capture important border crossings in Afghanistan

The Bundeswehr has already withdrawn from Afghanistan and the US Army will follow suit by the end of August. Meanwhile, the Taliban are conquering more and more territories. Now they control important border crossings. In their advance in Afghanistan, the radical Islamic Taliban captured two important crossings on the borders with Iran and Tajikistan. Since […]

New York celebrates systemically important professional groups with a large parade

/picture alliance, Lev Radin New York – Doctors, nursing staff, suppliers, subway drivers: New York has honored the employees of systemically important industries in the corona pandemic with a large parade. Representatives of the various professional groups marched on Broadway yesterday and were celebrated as “heroes” by the residents of the metropolis on the US […]