German Chancellor Angela Merkel has fended off growing calls for more fiscal stimulus by citing the slow outflow of existing federal funds - but data suggests the money is indeed being used up as local authority bottlenecks gradually clear.
Block 4 of Russia's Beloyarsk nuclear power station in the Urals mountains was switched off on Sunday following a "false" response by the safety system, a subsidiary of state nuclear corporation Rosatom said.
Police in Southeast China's
Fujian province have launched an investigation after a FedEx
parcel sent from the United States was found to contain
a handgun, the latest Chinese-related problem to affect the U.S.
package delivery firm.
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