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Hiroshima’s fate, 70 years ago this week, must not be forgotten

In numbers of people killed, the second world war is uncontested in its claim to be the most murderous six years in human history. About 60 million perished in a global conflagration of total warfare. But amid this remorseless carnival of death and destruction, two very different events stand out …

History

Greece: Banks to reopen on Monday as cash lifeline is announced

Greece’s banks will reopen on Monday, three weeks after they were closed amid the country’s debt crisis.<p>But maximum withdrawals of just 60 euros a day look set to remain.<p>News of banks getting back to business came after Europe moved to reopen its cash flow to Greece’s stricken economy with the …

Europe

Europe came close to catastrophe over Greece - EU's Tusk | Reuters

ATHENS (Reuters) - Europe came close to catastrophe as the talks between Greece and its creditors for a new bailout deal last weekend almost failed, European Council chief Donald Tusk said in an interview with a Greek newspaper published on Friday.<p>European Council President Donald Tusk addresses a …

Exposing Companies That Pay Women Less Than Men

How the British government is addressing a global problem<p>It’s often considered gauche to ask people about their salaries, but the British government is planning to do just that. In a bid to combat the gender pay gap, Prime Minister David Cameron announced on Tuesday that his government will …

Gender

Merkel calls for 'European solidarity' as Bundestag opens Greece debate

The German parliament has opened debate on whether to re-establish formal debt negotiations with Greece. Chancellor Merkel was expected to win the …

‘Nothing Is Taboo’ For Ryan Reynolds And ‘Deadpool’ According To Producer Simon Kinberg

With <i>Deadpool</i> finished with shooting, the waiting game begins for the Merc with a Mouth’s arrival in theaters. And according to producer Simon Kinberg in a new story from Entertainment Weekly, nothing will be off limits when that entrance finally takes place:<p>“Deadpool is a hard R,” assures producer …