One of the key tasks of this legislative period is to restructure the federal fiscal equalization system by 2020. The existing system has developed over time, is highly complex and convoluted.
A new imaging strategy of synchronising computed tomography with digital radiography helps to diagnose and initiate appropriate treatment of foot diseases in mega-vertebrates.
Using ESA’s X-ray telescope XMM-Newton a team of astronomers have found X-ray pulsations of a unique star. It is a celestial wonder with a body of a normal star but with the magnetic field much...
The crisis in the Ukraine is unsettling German manufacturers, according to the results of a special online survey. Almost 17 percent of respondents are already feeling the impact of the crisis on...
Model calculations by DIW Berlin show that Europe can cope with any supply disruption by Russia via Ukraine. Some Eastern European countries, however, suffer most from a complete supply stop by...
This week Egyptians vote for a new president. Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, former army commander-in-chief, is the favourite, but whether he can bring peace to the country is questionable.
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