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We have started to collect the most important news related to Germany in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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The war claims dividing Greece and Germany

Monday, May 13th 2013, 0:26
related countries: Greece Greece

The WWII claims dividing Greece and Germany
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'Footballing equivalent of the fall of the Berlin Wall'

Thursday, May 9th 2013, 5:54

'Footballing equivalent of the fall of the Berlin Wall'
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Degenkolb takes dramatic Giro win

Wednesday, May 8th 2013, 17:22

Germany's John Degenkolb grabs victory in stage five of the Giro d'Italia after a dramatic crash in the closing stages.
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German industrial output rises

Wednesday, May 8th 2013, 12:13
related places: March

German industrial output sees a surprise rise in March, reviving hopes about the strength of Europe's biggest economy.
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German immigration from Med surges

Wednesday, May 8th 2013, 10:10

Germany sees its biggest immigration rise in nearly 20 years, with many more arrivals from southern Europe.
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Dow tops 15,000 as world shares gain

Tuesday, May 7th 2013, 21:16
related countries: Japan Japan

The Dow Jones index closes above 15,000 for the first time as strong German factory data pushes US and European share markets higher.
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VIDEO: Neo-Nazi trial opens in Germany

Monday, May 6th 2013, 18:03
related places: Munich

The judge hearing the trial of an alleged member of a German neo-Nazi cell has adjourned the hearing for a week, after protests from the defence team.
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German 'ex-Auschwitz guard' arrested

Monday, May 6th 2013, 17:04

A 93-year-old alleged ex-guard at the Auschwitz extermination camp, Hans Lipschis, is arrested in Germany on suspicion of complicity in murder.
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Neo-Nazi trial opens in Germany

Monday, May 6th 2013, 16:00

An alleged member of a German neo-Nazi cell, Beate Zschaepe, goes on trial over racially motivated murders - but the case is later adjourned for a week.
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VIDEO: Neo-Nazi trial opens in Germany

Monday, May 6th 2013, 10:17

An alleged member of a German neo-Nazi cell, Beate Zschaepe, goes on trial over a series of racially motivated murders, in a case that has gripped Germany.
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German neo-Nazi trial shrouded in intrigue

Monday, May 6th 2013, 0:58

Germans ask how neo-Nazi ring escaped attention
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German bomber Channel salvage starts

Saturday, May 4th 2013, 11:30

Work begins to raise the only surviving German World War II Dornier 17 bomber from its watery grave off the Kent coast.
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German TV drops show over SS actor

Thursday, May 2nd 2013, 14:56

German broadcaster ZDF drops repeats of the detective series, Derrick, after it emerges that its late star, Horst Tappert, hid his Waffen SS past.
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Europe weakness hits BMW profits

Thursday, May 2nd 2013, 10:06

BMW reports lower profits for the first quarter of 2013 after the German luxury car company suffers tougher trading in Europe.
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Barcelona 0-3 Bayern Munich (Agg: 0-7)

Wednesday, May 1st 2013, 21:50

Bayern Munich pull off a stunning 3-0 victory over Barcelona to book an all-German Champions League final against Borussia Dortmund.
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Bayer to buy Conceptus in $1bn deal

Monday, April 29th 2013, 9:59
related countries: United States United States

Germany's Bayer plans to buy US contraceptive maker Conceptus as it attempts to increase its range of female healthcare products.
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VIDEO: Annual beard competition in Germany

Sunday, April 28th 2013, 0:48
related places: Pforzheim

Around 100 competitors are in the German town of Pforzheim this weekend for their annual beard and moustache championships.
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Gathering century-old memories of wartime Belgium

Saturday, April 27th 2013, 0:21
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Memories of lives risked fleeing German occupation in WWI
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Gunman kills top official in Hamelin

Friday, April 26th 2013, 11:05

A gunman in the north German town of Hamelin shoots dead the top district executive before shooting himself, according to police.
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GB robbed of gold by drug cheats?

Wednesday, April 24th 2013, 14:29

East German athletes were 'chemical field tests' in 1983
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Ex-Auschwitz guard traced in Germany

Wednesday, April 24th 2013, 12:21
related places: Stuttgart

Prosecutors in Stuttgart investigate a former SS man for crimes at the Auschwitz death camp.
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Daimler and VW hit by sales falls

Wednesday, April 24th 2013, 11:33

German carmakers Daimler and Volkswagen Group suffer falls in profits as the slump in European car sales continues to bite.
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German football star's own goal on tax

Tuesday, April 23rd 2013, 23:01

German football legend trips up over tax
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Eurozone output 'continues to fall'

Tuesday, April 23rd 2013, 13:19

Activity in the eurozone's manufacturing and services sectors continued to fall in April, a survey indicates, with output in Germany declining.
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Dortmund lose Gotze to Bayern Munich

Tuesday, April 23rd 2013, 10:40

Mario Gotze is set to become the most expensive German player of all time after Bayern Munich announced he will join them this summer.
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Lufthansa flights hit by strike

Monday, April 22nd 2013, 7:36

German airline Lufthansa cancels the majority of its flights scheduled for Monday due to a strike.
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Death penalty for India blast man

Friday, April 19th 2013, 4:39
related countries: India India
related places: Pune

A court in India sentences a man to death for plotting a bomb blast at a German bakery in the western city of Pune in 2010.
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The German Coronation Street

Friday, April 19th 2013, 0:12

How does the German clone compare with the original?
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Carmaker Opel to close German plant

Wednesday, April 17th 2013, 17:59

German carmaker Opel announces the planned closure of one of its factories by the end of 2014 after a deal with unions falls through.
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Poisoned 'gift' hits German workers

Wednesday, April 17th 2013, 15:24

Twenty-five people are in hospital in Germany after eating bread rolls laced with rat poison left at their firm as "a gift", police say.
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German neo-Nazi trial delayed

Monday, April 15th 2013, 12:35
related countries: Turkey Turkey

The trial of an alleged German neo-Nazi for the murders of 10 people has been delayed following a row over limits on access to Turkish journalists.
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New German anti-euro party meets

Sunday, April 14th 2013, 15:03

A new German political party opposed to the single European currency holds its first national conference.
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PM and Merkel 'to work together'

Saturday, April 13th 2013, 14:52
related places: Berlin

David Cameron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agree on the "urgent need" to make Europe more "competitive and flexible", Downing Street says.
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'Gold smuggler' arrested in Greece

Friday, April 12th 2013, 16:34
related countries: Greece Greece

A German man has been arrested at Athens International Airport after allegedly trying to smuggle nearly half a ton of gold and silver out of Greece.
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Former German president charged

Friday, April 12th 2013, 13:23

Former German President Christian Wulff is charged with corruption over hotel bills paid for him at the Oktoberfest.
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Bid for Douwe Egberts coffee company

Friday, April 12th 2013, 8:32
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands

The Dutch maker of Douwe Egberts coffee, DE Master Blenders, agrees a 7.5bn-euro takeover offer from a German private consortium.
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Belgium protests over German low pay

Tuesday, April 9th 2013, 14:54
related countries: Belgium Belgium

Belgium complains to the EU about the low wages paid by some German employers, calling it unfair "social dumping".
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US calls for European demand boost

Tuesday, April 9th 2013, 14:16
related countries: United States United States

US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew urges countries with the "capacity" to do more to boost consumer demand, following talks with Germany's finance minister.
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Putin shrugs off European protests

Monday, April 8th 2013, 21:40
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Russia Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin is greeted by protests in Germany and the Netherlands as he meets the leaders of both nations for trade talks.
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Merkel tells Russia it needs NGOs

Monday, April 8th 2013, 14:18
related countries: Russia Russia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls for Russia to give NGOs a chance, in the wake of a series of inspections of foreign-funded groups.
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VIDEO: Topless women in anti-Putin demo

Monday, April 8th 2013, 12:21
related countries: Russia Russia

Topless women protesters in Germany have shouted at Russian president Vladimir Putin as he toured a trade fair in Germany.
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PM starts EU reform charm offensive

Monday, April 8th 2013, 8:55
related countries: Spain Spain

David Cameron begins a tour of Spain, France and Germany, as he attempts to to sell his idea of reforming the European Union to other leaders.
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Luxembourg 'considers' open banking

Sunday, April 7th 2013, 13:29
related countries: Luxembourg Luxembourg

Luxembourg would consider greater transparency of its banking sector to help curb tax evasion, the finance minister tells a German newspaper.
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Germany welcomes data on tax evasion

Friday, April 5th 2013, 10:16

The German finance minister praises a big media expose of secret offshore banking, saying Europe needs to do more to stop tax evasion.
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German economy 'near stagnation'

Thursday, April 4th 2013, 9:28
related countries: France France

Germany's economy slowed to "near stagnation" last month, while France's recorded its biggest contraction for four years, a survey says.
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WWII bomb disrupts Berlin commute

Wednesday, April 3rd 2013, 13:00
related places: Berlin

Thousands of workers had their commute disrupted after an unexploded World War II bomb was found near Berlin's train station, but the device was later defused.
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VIDEO: WWII bomb found at main Berlin station

Wednesday, April 3rd 2013, 12:48
related places: Berlin

Trains are being stopped or diverted in Berlin after the discovery of an unexploded World War II bomb near the city's main railway station, affecting thousands of commuters.
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Goal-line firm wins World Cup bid

Tuesday, April 2nd 2013, 14:55
related countries: Brazil Brazil

German-based manufacturer GoalControl GmbH is set to provide goal-line technology at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
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France and Germany snub UK EU review

Tuesday, April 2nd 2013, 12:44
related countries: France France, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Eu

France and Germany decide not to contribute to a British government review of the impact of EU powers on the UK.
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German flea circus hit by freeze

Monday, April 1st 2013, 10:04

A flea circus in Germany has been scrambling to replace its performers after the entire troupe was wiped out by the freezing weather.
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Feeling unloved in Germany

Monday, April 1st 2013, 3:24

The Nazi comparisons which offend Germans
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VIDEO: Swimmers brave snow for dip in lake

Saturday, March 30th 2013, 2:15
related places: Berlin, Wannsee

Snowfall and near freezing temperatures did not deter a group of hardy Germans who braved the conditions to open Berlin's bathing season at the Wannsee lake.
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VIDEO: Berlin Wall section removed amid row

Wednesday, March 27th 2013, 18:22

A German property developing firm has removed parts of a historic stretch of the Berlin Wall despite weeks of protests.
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Berlin Wall section removed amid row

Wednesday, March 27th 2013, 15:11

Parts of a historic stretch of the Berlin Wall marked for property development are removed amid heavy police presence despite angry protests.
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