The main messages in summary:the US Senate voted against trump’s state of emergency Declaration (19.54 PM)British Parliament votes in favour of displacement of the Brexit-date (19.24 PM), Schalke 04 have dismissed coach Domenico Tedesco (18.59 PM)the Bundestag decides on exemptions for Diesel-driving bans (18.06 PM)number of lung stop for redevelopment of the Gorch Fock” is to be repealed (12.55 PM)Orban apologized for EPP parties (12.36 PM) – climate-activist Greta Thunberg for the Nobel peace prize nominated (11.50 am)

the news of The day:

+++ 19.54 PM: the US Senate voted against trump’s state of emergency Declaration +++

The U.S. Congress has given President Donald Trump is a further setback: The Trumps Republican-dominated Senate voted to end the President imposed a National state of emergency. Twelve Republican senators voted for a Resolution of the Democrats who voted against the emergency Declaration and thus the necessary majority of votes received (59 votes to 41). Trump announced even before the vote, his Veto – it would be the first Veto of his term of office. Without the Veto of the President of the state of emergency would be terminated, the Trump, the financing of the required wall on the border with Mexico to ensure. The house of representatives, where Democrats have a majority, had adopted the Resolution by the end of February.

+++ 19.24 PM: British Parliament moves Brexit to 30. June and vote for a third party vote +++

The British house of Commons has voted in the evening for a shift of the Brexit-date. 412 members were in favour, 202 against. Thus, an extension of up to 30. June decided. However, a prerequisite is that the members of Parliament sign off until next Wednesday in a third attempt, Theresa Mays Brexit Deal with the Union. It should, however, the agreement – as has already happened twice, again in Parliament, to the EU exit on the 30. June, be postponed, the Plan of the May-government. This longer period would also mean that the UK would have to participate in the European elections. It would also give the proponents a second referendum, time for a campaign. All of this is of course only if the EU agrees to this. EU Commission President Donald Tusk had indicated yesterday on Twitter, to advertise in the 27 member States of the community for a long shift of Brexit-date.

+++ 19.13 PM: Labour push for a Brexit-shift rejected +++

The British Parliament has rejected the move by the Labour party for a Brexit-shift. The largest opposition party, wanted to let you about Alternatives to the two-Time unsuccessful exit agreement from the Prime Minister, Theresa May, to the vote. A corresponding Amendment was rejected by a majority of deputies in the evening.

+++ 19.03 PM: last employee of the U.S. Embassy in Caracas have Venezuela leave +++

In the crisis between the United States and the Venezuelan head of state Nicolas Maduro has left the rest of the U.S. Embassy staff to the South American country. All remaining employees were out of state, informed the US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Twitter.

+++ 18.59 at: Schlake 04 separates from coach Tedesco +++

0:7 in the Champions League against Manchester City was too much: The FC Schalke 04 has split from coach Domenico Tedesco. Thus, the table 14 is moved. of the soccer Bundesliga, the consequences of the sporty descent with the last five competitive defeats in a series. Next Saturday Huub Stevens as the interim coach will manage the team against RB Leipzig, the former Schalke player Mike Büskens will sit as a Co-Trainer on the bench.

+++ 18.57 PM: the Prime Minister May retain control over the Brexit process +++

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, the control over the Brexit process retains for the time being. The deputies in the lower house voted by a narrow majority against an application, should give the Parliament the ability to determine how to proceed.

+++ 18.56 PM: the Bundestag decides on sampling inspections for Diesel-bans +++

Diesel-driving bans in German cities are only to be monitored, sampling with mobile devices and a relatively short data storage. This provides for a change in the law decided by the Bundestag in the evening. In the plenary session, a so-called mutton-jump was necessary, since the normal vote with no clear majority, the Grand coalition was to see how the Bundestag Vice-President Wolfgang Kubicki noted. In the method, the members need to go through three doors – for approval, rejection and abstention – in the chamber. For the Verification of travel data to be deleted is prohibited “at the latest two weeks after their initial survey,” and may only be used for this purpose.

+++ 18.44 PM: US Economist David Malpass is the only candidate for world Bank presidency +++

The US President Donald Trump’s proposed Economist David Malpass is likely new President of the world Bank. Malpass is after the completion of the nomination process, the sole candidate, announced the world Bank in Washington. It will now give in the coming days for a formal meeting of the Executive Directors with the candidate. The application process should still be before the joint spring meeting of the world Bank and the International Währungsfondes (IMF) concluded the week from 9. to 14. April is taking place in Washington. Malpass is regarded as a Confidant of the Minister of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin.

+++ 18.42 PM: FDP-Chef Lindner calls for a General travel warning for Turkey +++

FDP-Chef Christian Lindner has called for, according to the Turkish threats with the fixed opponents, on airports, comments from government, a General travel warning for Turkey. If the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants to call his political opponents already at the airport, could move the Europeans in the country, freely and at ease, said Lindner of the Berlin “Tagesspiegel”. He also condemned again the Turkish ban on working for German journalists. “In the handling of the Turkey with German journalists the ugly face of Islamist presidential dictatorship, which no longer corresponds to our European rules and values,” said Lindner.

+++ 18.28 PM: Polish Church reported 400 cases of abuse since 1990 +++

The Polish Episcopal conference in Warsaw the first report on the sexual abuse of Minors by Catholic priests is presented. Accordingly, there was since the year 1990, nearly 400 cases. This is consistent with the Figures presented to a victim’s Association a few weeks ago. From January 1990 until June 2018, there have been 382 cases in which spiritual an children or young people had passed, the report says. Since some of the perpetrators have passed on to several children or young people, the number of victims at 625. In 198 cases, the victims at the time were younger than 15 years. The distinction is important, because abuse will be followed up to this age in Poland, criminal prosecution. In the case of Victims between the ages of 15 and 18 years, the Church gets right.

+++ 18.16 watch: British Parliament rejects second Brexit Referendum +++

In another vote for Brexit, the UK has rejected the lower house for a second Referendum. The request of a group of independent former Tory and Labour members on displacement of the leaving the EU, in order to gain time for the preparation of a second vote on the Brexit, received the only vote of 85 in favour, 334 parliamentarians voted against it. For the proponents of a second referendum is a setback. Are not likely to abandon them. The decision has no legally binding effect. The vote is considered more of a test run.

The deputies want to vote in the course of the Evening about whether or not the Brexit agreement with the EU will be presented a third Time to the house for vote; however, you want to decide on a shift. The government of Prime Minister Theresa May is proposing a shift in the for the 29. March planned Brexit up to 30. June, when the deputies sign off until next Wednesday in the third start of the contract. The agreement falls through, however, once again, to the outlet according to the will of the government on the 30. June, be postponed.

+++ 18.06 PM: the Bundestag decides on exemptions for Diesel-bans +++

In the case of Diesel-driving bans in German cities, there should be General exceptions for certain vehicles. This should apply to all cars of the newer Euro 6 emissions standard, and various modified vehicles, decided by the Bundestag. Spared also retrofitted buses, heavy vehicles, refuse collection, fire brigade and private waste disposal companies as well as craftsmen should be according to the law of the Grand coalition, and delivery vehicles. Older Diesel that emit to improvements in the cleaning of exhaust gases less than 270 milligrams of nitrogen oxide per kilometre, will be exempt. In General, bans should apply a rule until a load of 50 micro-grams of nitrogen oxide (NO2) per cubic meter of air as a relatively – because of the limit of 40 micrograms can be achieved. Whether this prevents, in practice, driving bans, are likely to court to show judgments.

+++ 17.02 PM: 22 new Federal judges elected +++

The Federal court of justice, the Federal administrative court and the Bundesfinanzhof get 22 new judges. The Federal judges were selected by the judges election Committee, as the Federal Minister of justice, said the Ministry. Alone to the Federal court of justice of seven judges, therefore, the inside and the eleven judges.

The Federal administrative court and gets a judge and two judges, in the order of a judge. For the Federal labour court and Federal social court were elected judges.

The Federal judge election Committee is composed of the 16 competent Land Ministers and 16 by the Bundestag elected members. The Committee shall elect by secret ballot, the Federal judge. Nominations were able to provide the members of the Committee and the Federal Minister of justice Katarina Barley (SPD) as Committee Chairman.

+++ 16: 44: Every fifth change of the telecommunication provider brings problems +++

With every fifth change of the telecommunications service provider problems, according to a survey. 21 percent of respondents had applied for in the past two years, a new port, and reported the errors of the provider, as the Verbraucherzentrale Schleswig-Holstein (VZSH) announced.

Nearly two-thirds of them had, therefore, during the change for longer than a day, no connection, and every third reported technical faults with the new line or fancy technology appointments. For the survey of almost 2000 people were interviewed, including 700 were good, the changed their landline, mobile or Internet service provider.

+++ 15.36 PM: Five days before her 100. Birthday: to Mrs burns on the old home-balcony +++

On the balcony of a retirement home in Erding, near Munich, is burned for a 99-year-old resident. The staff have brought a heavy Smoker in a wheelchair on the balcony, said a spokesman for the police headquarters upper Bavaria North. “According to the current investigation, it is assumed that by Smoking clothing and blanket have been ignited,” said the spokesman. There is no evidence on a third-party negligence. The woman would have become in five days, a hundred years old.

+++ 15.28 PM: the flight recorder of the Boeing 737 at the Paris safety authority +++

After the crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 in the airline Ethiopian Airlines, the two flight recorders, the French air safety authority arrived. The Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyses (BEA) confirmed. The BEA had previously communicated via Twitter, the Ethiopian authorities had asked for the investigation of the flight recorder to support. In the crash on Sunday in Ethiopia, all the 157 people had come on Board the relatively new machine died. The so-called black boxes to record the voice communications in the Cockpit and all the flight data, so you could for the clarification of the cause of the disaster will be crucial.

+++ 15.01 PM: fire destroyed the crematory +++

A large fire raged in a crematorium in the state of Baden-Württemberg and damage in the millions. The fire in the building at a graveyard in Schwaebisch Hall had erupted on Wednesday evening. The exact cause of the fire was initially unclear, as the police told the speaker. Criminal investigation and forensic technicians were at the fire scene. The cooling room, in which around 20 Deceased lay in state, was not affected by the fire. The police speaks of 1.5 million euros in damages.

+++ 14.38 PM: number of victims in case of abuse Lügde increased +++

In the case of abuse of Lügde, the number of victims has risen to at least 34. In the case of 14 other people suspected that you may be the victim of multiple abuse at a campsite in North Rhine-Westphalia, the country’s interior Minister, Herbert Reul (CDU) told the interior Committee of the Parliament. It was therefore conceivable that the number of victims could continue to rise. So far, the investigators were expected to at least 31 Victims.

Three main suspects sitting in detention. According to previous findings, there had been since 2008, at the campsite more than 1000 cases of sexual abuse of children and young people. In addition, there are, according to Reul evidence that the main suspect as early as 2002, a then-eight-year-old girl abused.

+++ 14.36 PM: the French General staff sends cryptic Tweet +++

A cryptic Tweet from the official Twitter account of the French General staff has taken care in the network for amusement. “TGFuY2VtZW50IGRlIGxhIHPDqXF1ZW5jzsbkj2luaxrpywxpc2f0aw9uliakuhjvz3jhbw1lierlzm5ldc4kuhjvy2vzc2luzy4=”tweeted the General staff. Twitter users joked that it was possibly the atomic code, or the Wi-Fi password of the General staff. Others joked that a cat ran over the keyboard. In truth, the Tweet announced the upcoming implementation of a cyber defence Exercise and was intentionally encrypted.

+++ 13.30: EU Parliament rejects trade talks with the USA +++

In the trade dispute with the United States has rejected the EU Parliament on the start of talks with Washington. The MPs voted in Strasbourg with a 223 to 198 votes against, and 37 abstentions against a resolution. The member States may, however, the Parliament’s vote and the EU Commission a mandate for negotiations.

+++ 13: 28: the Central Council of Jews is a target of threatening e-mails +++

The Central Council of the Jews of the nationwide series of threats of Violence allegedly extreme-Right against politicians and institutions affected. In the context of a Drohmail had received, informed the Central Council on Thursday at the request of the German press Agency. Generally speaking, hate mail, a go to regularly, whether by mail, by Mail, or via social media. The number could reach up to several Hundred letters per day, sometimes with threats of Violence. “The latter have for a long time anonymous, and increasingly aggressive,” the Central Council. In the case of threat of violence of the state to get protection.

+++ 13.18 PM: CDU Deputy has to because of Azerbaijan, the affair that almost 20,000 Euro fine to pay +++

In connection with its controversial Connections to Azerbaijan, the CDU will have to pay the Bundestag, Karin Strenz a high penalty: the Presidium of The Bundestag, a fine of 20,000 euros decided. The SPD called on Strenz, your mandate. The Mecklenburg-Vorpommern coming Strenz had received a German company of money from the authoritarian Azerbaijan and the Bundestag in these perks as well as other activities too late to be reported. In January, the Bundestag, the Bureau said there is already a complaint against Strenz, because you have violate the rules of conduct of the Parliament.

+++ 13.05 PM: Unknown attack in Berlin AfD-coach +++

Unknown to have damaged at Berlin’s Ostbahnhof railway station, a coach with AfD members. The Bus was with stones, paint bombs and fireworks were thrown at them, like a police spokesman for the news Agency AFP said. This discs had been destroyed. No one was hurt. A political motive was not to exclude, which is why the state took over the protection of the investigation. The Berlin AfD informed, six to ten Masked man had attacked the Bus. The 17 party members were as a private tour group on the way to Hungary.

+++ 12.55: payment stop for the rehabilitation of the “Gorch Fock” + + +


Bremerhaven – The “Gorch Fock”> has completed the end of 2015, their last training trip. Since then, a large – scale repair and renewal of the masts, the motors, the hull is running. Important dates:


defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen wants to cancel the payment stop for the redevelopment of the sailing school ship “Gorch Fock”. The goal is to start again on Monday with the Work, said the CDU politician in Berlin after talks of your Ministry with the new leadership of the Elsflether Werft. The agreement in principle on the cancellation of the payment stops must formally agree nor Parties to the insolvency proceedings.

“Gorch Fock”-renovation

135 instead of ten million euros: By the Leyens Ministry gives serious mistakes

The sharply increased costs in the renovation of the marine school ship “Gorch Fock” go back, according to the Federal court of auditors on the Serious mistakes of the Ministry of defence. The government concedes error.

+++ 12.36 PM: Orban apologized for EPP parties for “useful idiots” +++

The Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has asked members of the European people’s party (EPP) to excuse, to have you as “useful idiots”. “I hereby would like to Express my apologies if you felt attacked by my quote personally,” – said in a Letter.

+++ 12.18 PM: a father abused his own daughters – judgment like +++

Due to severe child sexual abuse the district court of Schwerin sentenced a 53-year-old father from Boizenburg (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) to six years in prison. Thus, the judge responded to the claim of the Prosecutor’s office. They saw it as proven that the defendant has passed between 1996 and 2002, several times to his two daughters.

in The first incident, the affected girl was nine years old. The now adult daughters had shown her father in 2012. The defender has wanted an acquittal, and announced it would challenge the verdict. In his view, there are doubts about the veracity of the allegations of the daughters.

+++ 11.50 am: climate activist Greta Thunberg for the Nobel peace prize nominated +++

The young Swedish climate protection activist Greta Thunberg has been proposed for the Nobel peace prize. The 16-Year-old was nominated by three Norwegian MPs, as the Agency AP reported. Thunberg had begun in August 2018, in order to demonstrate in front of the Reichstag, the Swedish capital of Stockholm for a beherztere climate policy of your country. You and your school strike have become known since the world, in many countries of the earth, and students demonstrate to your model every Friday for more climate protection. For this Friday, the most extensive protests are planned to take place in more than 1650 cities in 105 countries, including almost 200 in Germany.

+++ 11.32 PM: Four injured due to a foul-smelling substance in the envelope led to the Munich Archdiocese +++

in the Archiepiscopal Ordinariate in Munich found an envelope with a strong, foul-smelling substance in Munich four injured. A total of six people had come in contact with the Fund, four had complained then about Nausea and vomiting, said a spokesman from the Munich fire brigade. The fabric sei has been classified according to an analysis by the specialists of the fire Department as non-toxic. “What is it, we don’t know.” The speaker that it is a “brown, viscous mass”, however, it should be no feces. To whom the envelope was addressed and from whom he came, not fixed.

+++ 10.38 PM: the Bundestag decides to act faster doctor’s appointments +++

For cash patients in Germany, it should be easier to come quickly to doctor’s appointments. It is a law of the Grand coalition, adopted by the Bundestag against the votes of the Opposition aim. The Minister of health, Jens Spahn said, the new regulations should improve the everyday life for millions of people in a concrete way. Week long periods, especially in comparison to private patients, a controversy topic are waiting. For Physicians who take on additional patients, should therefore apply in the future: “if we treat more should be paid better.”

The plans call for, among other things, that the practice doctors need to offer at least 25 instead of 20 hours a week for the legally Insured. Ophthalmologists, gynaecologists and ear, nose and throat-Doctors must have at least five hours per week as a drop-in office hours, without fixed appointments. Overall, are likely to result in the statutory health insurance funds, annual expenditures of between 600 million and 800 million euros for doctor fees. The telephone mediation on date of service should be greatly expanded.

The law also provides for extensions of the supply. Among other things, the want of funds for dental grants for 1. October 2020 from the current 50 percent to 60 percent. Patients should have 2021 a claim on the electronic patient records.

+++ 10.14 am: the Oil slick in France could reach on Sunday +++

in the Atlantic ocean, driving Oil slick could reach according to the assessment of France’s environmental Minister, François de Rugy of the Bay of Biscay, off already on Sunday or Monday, the coast. “We are faced with a Spill, which will sooner or later reach our shores,” said De Rugy of the channel Public Sénat. The Minister spoke of the difficult weather conditions. In the Bay of Biscay sweep is a strong westerly wind. Now it should be observed from an airplane, where the Oil trader.

After the demise of the Italian-flagged freighter “Grande America” on Tuesday had formed a ten-Kilometer-long Oil slick. A special ship to combat pollution of the sea is expected in the morning, on the spot, had informed the competent sea Prefecture. The decline in container ship also had dangerous goods on Board.

+++ 9.52 am: woman follows in Bavaria dog on the tracks and killed by train +++

Because you ran out of your suddenly on the railroad that ran with the dog afterwards, a woman in Garmisch-Partenkirchen by a train. The 53-Year-old died at the scene of the accident, as the police headquarters in upper Bavaria South announced on Thursday. Also the dog was killed in the accident. The dog owner stood, therefore, on the Wednesday evening with your pet at a closed railway crossing. The puppy was then ran at once on the tracks, the dog owner. the

+++ 8.36 PM: Six countries compete for the women’s soccer world Cup 2023 +++

Six Nations want to strive to the orientation of the soccer women’s world Cup 2023. 85 days prior to the beginning of the eighth world Cup finals in France (7. June to 7. July) have expressed the football associations of Australia, Japan, Colombia, new Zealand, South Africa and Thailand for your interest in the tournament in four years, you have until Friday to officially the world governing body FIFA lodged. The decision on the world Cup host country to 2023 falls until next year.

+++ 7.05 PM: Ethiopia confirmed: the flight recorder of the Boeing to come to France +++

After the crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 in the airline Ethiopian Airlines, the two flight recorders are to be evaluated in France. The Ethiopian Minister of transport, Dagmawit Moges confirmed. Earlier, the French news Agency AFP had reported that the black box should arrive on Thursday at the French air safety authority, the Bureau d’Enquêtes et d’Analyses (BEA). The BEA via Twitter, said that the Ethiopian authorities had asked for the investigation to support.

+++ 6.32 PM: Australians fight back-arrow to the attack with Smartphone +++

The attack was the very old kind, the rescue very modern: With his Smartphone, a Australian has shot an arrow, a neighbor to him, had been shot. The two 39 and 43-year-old men were caught in the Hippie commune of Nimbin on Australia’s East coast, adjacent to each other, the police announced. Suddenly, the Younger went with arrow and bow on the other los.

The 43-Year-old wanted to photograph the scene with his Smartphone, the attacker fired an arrow at him. The bullet pierced the phone, but remained stuck. Just the tip came through. So the man with a scratch-wound came on the chin. The attacker was arrested, was released on bail. Next month he is to come before the court.

+++ 6.12 PM: Beto O’rourke seems to want to compete at the US election in 2020 for Democrats +++

The US Democrat Beto O’rourke wants to take reportedly for his party in the presidential election of 2020. His home station KTSM tweeted: “It’s official. Beto O’rourke in the race for the presidency.” According to reports, the Texans, the transmitter is supposed to have confirmed his plans via SMS. The former members of Congress for the Texas border city of El Paso indicated its intention to in addition, in a portrait of the magazine “Vanity Fair”. The 46-Year-old joins a growing number of candidates for his party. An official announcement O’Rourke’s is expected to take place this Thursday.

+++ 4.58 PM: Malaysia rejects release of alleged Kim-assassin +++

Malaysia wants to make an alleged murderer, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un to continue the process. The justice of the South East Asian country refused, the Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong free, as the state news Agency Bernama reported.

The 30-Year-old was the half-brother of North Korea’s ruler, Kim Jong-Nam, in February 2017 together with an Indonesian woman with a poison attack killed. Their co-defendant was released on Monday at the request of the Indonesian government by surprise. Vietnam was that the Vietnamese home. In the case of a conviction, the death penalty threatens her.

+++ 4.30 PM: Ex-students bloodbath in Brazilian school +++

Two young men have done in their former school in Brazil a bloodbath. A total of ten people were killed in the rampage died. The hooded perpetrators stormed the school in the city of Suzano, in the state of São Paulo, and opened fire, as the local safety authorities.

Five students between the ages of 15 and 17 years of age, and two employees were killed. In the case of the perpetrators were according to police sources, a 25-Year-old and a 17-Year-old. After the attack, the younger the offender shot and killed his accomplice and then herself. Previously, they had already killed the uncle of one of the perpetrators in his car wash.

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