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Simon Sturdee

Simon Sturdee

    Germany maps out path to post-nuclear future
    Germany maps out path to post-nuclear future
    Germany laid out plans on Monday on how it intended to abandon nuclear power in the coming decade, while still keeping its economy competitive and...
    Europe freeze strands travellers, cuts power
    Europe freeze strands travellers, cuts power
    The Arctic freeze gripping Europe left hundreds of people stuck in vehicles in deep snow or stranded at airports with scores of flights cancelled...
    Recession fires worldwide May Day rallies
    Recession fires worldwide May Day rallies
    Police in Germany, Turkey and Greece clashed with demonstrators on Friday as worldwide hundreds of thousands of people angered and worried by the...
    Germany readies for fiery May Day protests
    Germany readies for fiery May Day protests
    Germany is bracing for its biggest May Day protests in years amid fears of a rise in social unrest caused by the worst recession since World War II...
    Biden to outline US foreign policy at security conference
    Biden to outline US foreign policy at security conference
    United States Vice-President Joe Biden was on Saturday to give a first sketch of Washington's foreign policy at a security conference in Germany...
    'Mr Siemens' persona non grata at company HQ
    'Mr Siemens' persona non grata at company HQ
    A few years ago Heinrich von Pierer was "Mr Siemens", head of a successful German industrial titan making everything from nuclear power stations to...
    Gore: Climate change worse than feared
    Gore: Climate change worse than feared
    Climate change is occurring far faster than even the worst predictions of the United Nations Nobel Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
    Commonwealth focus shifts to climate change
    Commonwealth focus shifts to climate change
    The Commonwealth's biennial summit opened on Friday in Uganda with leaders focusing on climate change, a day after Pakistan, which is still under...