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In Order to Settle a German Tax Probe UBS Books 254 million euros From Second Quarter

In Order to Settle a German Tax Probe UBS Books 254 million euros From Second Quarter UBS, the Zurich based lender reserved a 254 million euro ($341.25 million) in the second quarter to settle claims and for resolving a charge which says that it helped rich Germans to duck taxes. This is the most recent in a series of lawsuits that are aimed at its business of private banking.

Germany Increase Coal Imports and Pollution, and The US Exports Has a Greater Share

Germany Increase Coal Imports and Pollution, and The US Exports Has a Greater ShareThe location for one of the most recent coal powered power station of Germany is on the banks of a canal that is hundred year old, which once upon a time shipped coal that was dug out from the Ruhr Valley and supplied to the world. Now sides have changed and coal comes from other places to Germany now.

Daimler demonstrates self-driving truck prototype

Daimler demonstrates self-driving truck prototypeTaking a clue from Google Inc's self-driving cars, German auto giant Daimler AG's Mercedes-Benz division recently demonstration a self-driving truck prototype in Magdeburg, Germany.

Asthma in children likely if mother suffers from cold in pregnancy

Asthma in children likely if mother suffers from cold in pregnancy Scientists have reported that the more colds and other viral contaminations a lady has throughout pregnancy, the more probable is her kid to have asthma, scientists report. The study is distributed in the February issue of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.

Hellabrunn Zoo Releases Video Showing 2 Polar Bear Cubs Opening Eyes for First time

Polar-Bear-CubsPresence of camera in polar bears' enclosure at Germany's Hellabrunn Zoo has led to come up with a video showing two polar bear cubs opening their tiny eyes for the first time and looking their mother's face.

Nicotine Helps Tobacco-Eating Caterpillar to get away with its Predators

CaterpillarAccording to a new study, scientists are of the view that Manduca sexta is capable of chasing away its predators with the help of nicotine breath.

Manduca sexta is a moth of the family Sphingidae, which can be easily seen throughout the American continent. This moth is commonly known as the tobacco hornworm and the goliath worm.

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