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Fran Lebowitz may not be young but her biting wit shows a next generation how to think about news

How do young people consume news?

Pretentiousness of traditional media is why Gen Z says it prefers YouTube
by Natalia DEMBOWSKA 3 min. today at 08:30
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Discovery Italy

Italy: a veritable trove of striking landscapes, cultural and natural riches, unforgettable art cities and gastronomic delights.
Companies have moved operations and staff out of London following the UK's departure from the EU
European Commission building in Brussels
US President Joe Biden (L) and Russian President Vladimir Putin
Customers having a drink on the first day terraces reopened in Luxembourg
being young in the pandemic
Lisa McLean has been managing ARA City Radio for over a decade

Times Like These - April 16

Latest edition of "Times Like These" available in podcast format
26 min ago
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30 years in a growing Luxembourg legal environment

2021 marks a milestone for Loyens & Loeff, which celebrates its 30th year in Luxembourg. 30 years of expertise, challenges and innovation.
The church in the Hollerich area of Luxembourg City
Luxembourg has already received 2,400 doses of the Johnson & Johnson's one-shot vaccine
A big church in a small village is where Edmond Ries works
Church and state
The headquarters of Wirecard near Munich

Close links between German police and disgraced Wirecard

Probe finds that officers from the Federal Criminal Police Office used Wirecard credit cards during criminal investigations
2 min. 15.04.2021
European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany

ECB says public values privacy above all in digital Euro project

Consultation is a first step in determining what kind of design would make it acceptable and usable for consumers and businesses
2 min. 14.04.2021
Bernard Madoff was serving a 150-year term.
The insurer Cardif Lux Vie is part of the BNP Paribas Group
The plan was raised at talks hosted by the OECD
Rental costs have more than doubled in many Berlin neighbourhoods in the last decade
German election

Berlin’s rent freeze failure puts housing on election agenda

A court decision on Thursday to scrap a cap will expose thousands of voters to higher living expenses ahead of September's poll
4 min. 15.04.2021
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Data leak

Facebook to face inquiry over alleged breach of EU privacy laws

Confirmation of the investigation comes after personal information of half a billion users appeared online earlier this month
2 min. 15.04.2021
Markus Soeder (right) checks his watch as he leaves a press conference with Armin Laschet (back centre) and Christian Social Union (CSU) parliamentary group leader Alexander Dobrindt (left) in Berlin on Sunday
An Egyptian navy craft patrols as ships resume navigation in the Suez Canal on March 30, 2021

Suez canal authorities say backlog of ships is now cleared

Final 85 ships passed through the canal on Saturday, SCA says
by Bloomberg 04.04.2021
Dry corn field
The American flag flies at half staff over the US Capitol in honour of the Capitol Police officer that was killed in the line of duty earlier today on April 02, 2021 in Washington, DC.
Twitter's headquarters in San Francisco, US
You'd be forgiven for thinking this novel was your old class mate's doctoral thesis
book review

When to judge a book by its cover

The male gaze dominates in this underwhelming novel about the brothers Grimm
by Merel MIEDEMA 3 min. 09.04.2021
Has to be seen to be fully appreciated: the spectacular life-sized 15-minute video “More Sweetly Play the Dance”
Sculpture "Closed Society" from Marie-Josée Kerschen.
art exhibition
Rehearsal for Harold Pinter's play The Hothouse, which premiered on Wednesday
night at the theatre

Getting your qualifications recognised

If you have a school certificate, diploma, degree or professional qualification from another country, you might need to get it recognised in Luxembourg
by Sarita Rao 6 min. 12.04.2021
Yellow Fever vaccinations are given at the travel clinic of the Central Hospital
What'sup!Luxembourg is an app that helps you discover "secret" spots in Luxembourg, whilst Vakanz Doheem invites you to take a 360 degree look at places to visit