On 15.2.2018 at 14:30 hrs, a hearing will take place at the Cologne Higher Regional Court, the significance of which is greater than appears at first sight. The proceedings will shed light on collusion between the manufacturing company Grünenthal, the Contergan Foundation and the Federal Family Affairs Ministry which may have been going on for decades, hidden from public view. At the same time, the case again raises the question of whether, in the handling of the Contergan (thalidomide) scandal, the manufacturer was favoured by the exercise of political influence against the interests of Contergan victims. Depending on the answers that emerge, it could be that the whole Contergan case must be re-opened. [more]
Rom: wolkig
10°
Madrid: heiter
15°
London: Regen
Paris: Regen
Berlin: wolkig
Bern: stark bewölkt
Vienna: Schneefall
© wetter.net
 Stock Index :: 20.02.2018
 
0,00 
0,00 

 
0,00 
0,00 

 
0,00 
0,00 

 
0,00 
0,00 

 
0,00 
0,00 

 
0,00 
0,00 

 
0,00 
0,00 

SCIENCE TOP STORY
Tue, 2018-02-06 - 17:30
Did Attorney Karl Schucht from Bonn lie to members of Parliament in 2013?
On 15.2.2018 at 14:30 hrs, a hearing will take place at the Cologne Higher Regional Court, the significance of which is greater than appears at first sight. The proceedings will shed light on collusion between the manufacturing company Grünenthal, the Contergan Foundation and the Federal Family Affairs Ministry which may have been going on for decades, hidden from public view. At the same time, the case again raises the question of whether, in the handling of the Contergan (thalidomide) scandal, the manufacturer was favoured by the exercise of political influence against the interests of Contergan victims. Depending on the answers that emerge, it could be that the whole Contergan case must be re-opened.

SCIENCE
Campaign to stop Meningitis in Austria
2003-01-23, pte20030123047 Health/Medicine,
Medicines to be delivered to patients' homes
2003-01-22, pte20030122045 Health/Medicine, Politics/Law
Gingerbread threatens health in Germany
2003-01-16, pte20030116050 Health/Medicine, Environment/Energy
Seibersdorf lab examines Iraqi samples for IAEO
2003-01-15, pte20030115043 Politics/Law, Science/Technology
Software aids doctors in comparing prices
2003-01-15, pte20030115042 Health/Medicine, Politics/Law
Biggest discovery of Bronze Age weapons
2003-01-14, pte20030114052 Science/Technology,
Should cloned babies be baptized?
2003-01-14, pte20030114051 Politics/Law, Health/Medicine
New technique for Caesarean section developed
2003-01-14, pte20030114049 Health/Medicine,
Hope in Europe to find the Alzheimer gene
2003-01-14, pte20030114048 Health/Medicine, Science/Technology

12..56 57 58 59 60 61 62 Next »

Free publishing of limited news hosted permanently on newsfox. Submit releases and have them appeared on newsfox and search engines.
Flat rate: 750 Euro per year

Distribute your press releases in realtime to more than 250.000 journalists, decision makers, investors and PR professionals and more than 60.000 financial experts via pressetext and its news distribution partners throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Single relase from 330 Euro
Packages from 2.400 Euro