Videos: How Germany’s Universal Health-Care System Works — CNBC | Lessons to be learned from Germany’s handling of COVID-19 — CBC News | Why Germany has a lower coronavirus death rate — Sky News, UK

Videos: How Germany’s Universal Health-Care System Works — CNBC Germany’s health-care system spends nearly half as much as the United States but still manages to cover 100% of its population through a mix of public and private insurance schemes. There are two different systems that residents can turn to for insurance in Germany: SHI, which…

"The Europeans lack courage": Interview with Omid Nouripour on the protests in Iran — Interview by Christoph Hasselbach on Qantara de

Iran’s President Rouhani has declared the violent protests in the country, which have lasted for days, to be over. Omid Nouripour, foreign policy spokesman of the German Green party, regards the USA, but also the Europeans, as being partially responsible for the current situation. Interview by Christoph Hasselbach Omid Nouripour, member of the Bundestag for…

A special Navroz for the USA — By NAZIM KARIM on The Ismaili

For centuries, Navroz (Nowruz) has been celebrated as a festival marking the arrival of spring, with its promise of a fresh start in both nature, and in our lives. For Shia Muslims, March 21 signifies plentiful harvests, spiritual rejuvenation, a time of festivities, and a celebration of the bounty provided to us as we look…

Videos on 2018 Natural Beauty: Niagara Falls Frozen!! Spectacular!!

Niagara Falls is Coated in Ice The abnormally cold weather in North America has led to the illusion of a freezing Niagara Falls. The falling water itself didn’t freeze, but the water spray turned to ice in the air and settled on stones and trees, creating the effect of a frozen waterfall. Source: Sputnik Published…

US vetoes UN resolution for withdrawal of Trump’s Jerusalem decision — France 24

United States was further isolated on Monday over President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital when it blocked a United Nations Security Council call for the declaration to be withdrawn. The remaining 14 council members voted in favor of the Egyptian-drafted resolution, which did not specifically mention the United States or Trump…