In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
Cyprus parliament approves bailout Cyprus' lawmakers approved on Tuesday a multi-billion bailout agreement with international creditors aimed at preventing the crisis-hit country from going bankrupt. More
Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demand Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
Rampant Evil Spreads: Romanian girls, as young as 14 sold as sex slaves Romanian girls, many not older than 14, are forced to sleep with as many as 20 men a day, making fortunes for their ... year were identified by authorities as having been trafficked to Britain for sex, while the National Crime Agency says that 1,746 ... 02/24/2014 - 1:58 pm | View Link
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An open-ended cease-fire between Hamas and Israel was holding Wednesday after more than 50 days of warfare that killed more than 2,200 people. The Israeli military said early Wednesday that there had been no reports of violations since the cease-fire went into effect Tuesday evening. Read full article >>
IMF chief Christine Lagarde says she is under official investigation for negligence in a French corruption probe that dates back to her days as finance minister. In a statement Wednesday after a fourth round of questioning before magistrates, IMF's Christine Lagarde 'under investigation'BBC NewsIMF's Lagarde Under Investigation for Negligence in Tapie CaseBusinessweekIMF chief Christine Lagarde charged over 2008 corruption caseThe AustralianFinancial Times -Bloomberg -Reutersall 68 news articles »
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Tuesday that it had shut down an Ebola-testing laboratory in Sierra Leone and pulled its staff, after a health worker contracted the lethal virus, Reuters reports.
“It’s a temporary measure to take care of the welfare of our remaining workers,” WHO spokesperson Christy Feig told the news agency.
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India’s government is soliciting the help of an improbable partner in improving the nutrition of millions of its hungriest children, reports Bloomberg. That partner is the world’s largest snack producer, PepsiCo.
Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal met PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi on Tuesday to discuss the possibility of developing nutritious processed foods for use in school lunches across the country, Bloomberg says.