Monday, September 22, 2014   

Merkel experiences bruising Swiss holiday
(01-06 19:37)

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has suffered a pelvis injury during a skiing holiday in Switzerland, putting her on the sidelines for the next three weeks.
Merkel's spokesman Steffen Seibert said the chancellor suffered what she first thought was just a bruise to her left rear pelvic area while cross-country skiing.
Doctors told her Friday that the injury was in fact an “incomplete'' bone fracture that will require her to rest for three weeks.—AP
   
Other World breaking news:
Sierra Leone Ebola lockdown found at least 200 infected, dead: govt (45 mins ago)
Japan crying lawmaker sparks pay cuts (59 mins ago)
Dutch 'Dark Blood' director George Sluizer dead at 82 (1 hr 15 mins ago)
Sierra Leone's three-day Ebola shutdown ends (1 hr 32 mins ago)
Spanish priest with Ebola flown back to Madrid (2 hrs 36 mins ago)
Abe heads to US for UN General Assembly (09-22 11:43)
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft enters Mars orbit (09-22 11:18)
Guinea vows to hunt killers of Ebola education team (09-19 18:35)
EU, Ukraine, Russia to hold gas talks next week in Berlin (09-19 18:34)
Spain's Catalonia to take step for secession vote (09-19 17:06)

More breaking news >>

© 2014 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.