Person of the Day
Germany's environment minister, Barbara Hendricks, is meeting with the world's nations to discuss slowing, if not stopping, climate change at the 23rd annual “Conference of the Parties” (COP) in Bonn. However, like many countries, Germany is falling short of goals agreed upon at the Paris Climate Accord in 2015. Source:
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Sex toys are still taboo among Germans, with less than 40 percent of young adults owning a toy of some kind. But viewers of online pornography are less than shy: 70 percent of porn is watched during working hours.
Quote of the Day
A massive leak of 13.4 million confidential documents, collectively known as the Paradise Papers, shows just how easily the wealthy evade taxes. More than 120 politicians were named in the report.
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German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier participates in an indigenous welcome ceremony after arriving in New Zealand. Mr. Steinmeier's visit is the first by a German president to the country in 16 years. Source: