Spaniards lag behind their EU counterparts when it comes to speaking English and so the government hopes the proposal will change that Spain is planning to ban dubbing on foreign television programmes
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Spanish history academy director wants to amend text which says regime was 'authoritarian but not totalitarian' The new director of Spain's state-funded history academy has said that the official biography
With state revenues declining, Alaska wants more oil. Obama is pushing back—a little. President Barack Obama has effectively banned oil exploration, at least for the time being, on some 22 million acres
70 Voices will enable Android and iOS owners to hear from ‘victims, perpetrators and bystanders’ to commemorate anniversary Seventy years after the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp, an Android and
Huge animal die-offs, along with disease outbreaks and other population stressors, are happening more often. What's New We're not talking about a few dead fish littering your local beach. Mass die-offs
As evidence of climate change mounts, businesses across all sectors of the economy are developing strategies for identifying and avoiding the risks it poses. Given the important role of freshwater in economic
There are scores of British attractions, traditions and points of interest that do not have Chinese names To the Chinese, London’s landmark building the Gherkin is “the pickled little cucumber” and The
Renewable power has overtaken nuclear to become the main source of electricity in Scotland, the latest figures have suggested. Wind and hydro power produced 10.3 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity in
Climate change and population growth will hugely increase the risk to people from extreme weather, a report says. The Royal Society warns that the risk of heatwaves to an ageing population will rise about
Senate GOP control will target Keystone XL pipeline and climate change. The Republican takeover of the U.S. Senate, the result of Tuesday's election, may alter the nation's posture on energy and the environment.
City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date. you