Day: July 18, 2021

Germany hopes for a new world heritage |

Fuzhou (dpa) – Cultural and natural World Heritage sites must be better protected from Unesco’s point of view. At the start of the two-week World Heritage Committee meeting on Friday, the President of the German Commission for Unesco, Maria Böhmer, warned of threats to the 1,121 sites worldwide due to climate change, to destruction of […]

Heavy Metal Festival at Wacken 2022 sold out |

In August 2022, it will again be quite noisy in Wacken. Thousands of heavy metal fans want to party there with stars like Judas Priest or Till Lindemann. However, most of the tickets are gone. Wacken (dpa) – The next big heavy metal festival in Wacken in Schleswig-Holstein next year (4-6 August 2022) is already […]

Bono’s son with inhaler tops UK charts |

Even though Bono’s son plays in the squad, the inhalers aren’t offshoots of U2. And they are successful: with their debut, young Irish people have taken the island charts by storm. London / Dublin (dpa) – With their debut album “It Won’t Always Be Like This”, Irish rock band Inhaler, around singer Elijah Hewson, son […]

Eberhard Hilscher: The Almost Forgotten Narrator |

Uff, the writer Eberhard Hilscher moaned in his diary in February 2000 after the venerable Hanser publishing house rejected the sequel to his novel “Die Weltzeituhr” (1983). “Such a Nulpen publishing house does not understand that it should have published exceptional poetry for the first time at the start of the new millennium”, … Uff, […]