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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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Germany's SPD backs coalition deal

Saturday, December 14th 2013, 15:51

Members of Germany's opposition Social Democratic Party (SPD) have voted overwhelmingly in favour of entering a grand coalition government led by centre-right Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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VIDEO: Germany builds own World Cup complex

Saturday, December 14th 2013, 2:47
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Three-time World Cup winners Germany will use a purpose-built training base in Brazil during the competition's finals in 2014.
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Germany to build World Cup base

Friday, December 13th 2013, 17:13
related countries: Brazil Brazil
related places: Munich

Three-time World Cup winners Germany will use a new training base built by a Munich property firm in Brazil next summer.
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Dachau guard faces murder inquiry

Friday, December 13th 2013, 16:22
related places: Berlin

Berlin prosecutors are considering murder charges against a former guard at Dachau Nazi camp, who earlier gave an interview to a tabloid newspaper.
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Bavaria abandons Mein Kampf reprint

Thursday, December 12th 2013, 11:55

The German state of Bavaria abandons controversial plans to reprint Mein Kampf after its legal power to ban Adolf Hitler's manifesto expires in 2015.
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Germany raises growth forecasts

Friday, December 6th 2013, 10:06

Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, raises its forecasts for German economic growth in 2013 and 2014.
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Rattle returns for London residency

Thursday, December 5th 2013, 15:42
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Conductor Sir Simon Rattle will be returning to London with the Berlin Philharmonic for a major residency in 2015.
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Hulkenberg rejoins Force India

Tuesday, December 3rd 2013, 15:55

German driver Nico Hulkenberg rejoins Force India for the 2014 Formula 1 season after signing a "multi-year" deal.
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Germany develops anti-Nazi music app

Tuesday, December 3rd 2013, 12:21

German ministers will this week debate whether to implement an app that can identify rock songs with neo-Nazi or racist lyrics.
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Jesse Owens 1936 gold medal on sale

Monday, December 2nd 2013, 16:50
related countries: United States United States

An Olympic gold medal won by African-American athletics star Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games is put up for auction online.
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German brewers in heritage appeal

Monday, December 2nd 2013, 12:40

German brewers apply for their 500-year-old purity law to be recognised as world heritage by the United Nations' cultural agency.
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Lidl plans to double UK stores

Sunday, December 1st 2013, 11:14
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Lidl, the German discount supermarket chain, is planning to double the number of its stores in the UK, its managing director tells a newspaper.
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German policeman in 'cannibal' case

Friday, November 29th 2013, 16:36

A 55-year-old forensic scientist who works for Saxony's police is arrested after the dismembered body of a 59-year-old man is found.
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Deal on new government for Germany

Wednesday, November 27th 2013, 17:42

Angela Merkel will return as German chancellor for a third term under a coalition deal hammered out with her old Social Democrat opponents.
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Man Utd plane aborts Germany landing

Wednesday, November 27th 2013, 7:49

Manchester United's plane aborts its landing 400m above the runway as they fly to Germany for a Champions League tie.
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German business confidence improves

Friday, November 22nd 2013, 10:34

German business confidence has risen, a closely-watched survey indicates, as optimism builds about the outlook for the economy.
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Merkel clears way for minimum wage

Thursday, November 21st 2013, 11:58

The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, signals the likely introduction of a minimum wage as the price of a coalition agreement with the Social Democrats.
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England 0-1 Germany

Tuesday, November 19th 2013, 22:13
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England suffer their second friendly defeat at Wembley in five days as Per Mertesacker gives Germany victory.
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VIDEO: Inside a typhoon field hospital

Tuesday, November 19th 2013, 9:39
related countries: Belgium Belgium

The BBC's Rajesh Mirchandani visits a field hospital set up by German and Belgian medics in Palo, near Tacloban.
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England are better than 2010 - Gerrard

Monday, November 18th 2013, 23:01
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Steven Gerrard says England are ready to show Germany on Tuesday how much they have improved since they last met in 2010.
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German 'bling bishop' settles case

Monday, November 18th 2013, 21:48
related places: Limburg

Prosecutors in Germany agree to drop proceedings against the Roman Catholic Bishop of Limburg in return for a cash settlement.
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Spy claims test US ties, says Merkel

Monday, November 18th 2013, 16:39
related countries: United States United States
related places: Merkel

Chancellor Angela Merkel says reports of US spying on German citizens including herself are straining transatlantic ties.
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VIDEO: German says Nazi-stolen art is his

Sunday, November 17th 2013, 16:12

A German man who has been holding 1,400 art works, many believed to have been stolen by the Nazis, says he will not give them up voluntarily.
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Owner 'will keep' Nazi-stolen art

Sunday, November 17th 2013, 11:43
related places: Munich

An elderly German, who kept hundreds of valuable art works confiscated by the Nazis hidden at his Munich home, tells German media they are legally his.
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German ex-president goes on trial

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 19:35

Former German President Christian Wulff goes on trial accused of accepting financial favours in office - a charge he denies.
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Volkswagen recalls 2.6 million cars

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 15:23
related countries: China China

German carmaker Volkswagen announces a recall of about 2.6 million cars worldwide, including 640,000 in China, a crucial growth market.
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German firm liable over PIP implants

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 15:12
related countries: France France

A French court orders a German company to pay compensation to hundreds of women who were fitted with defective breast implants.
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Eurozone economic growth slows

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 11:58
related countries: France France

The economy of the eurozone grew by just 0.1% in the July-to-September period, down from 0.3% growth in the previous quarter.
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Npower owner RWE to cut 6,750 jobs

Thursday, November 14th 2013, 8:11

German power giant RWE, which owns Npower, will cut 6,750 jobs across Europe and reduce costs by another 1bn euros between 2014 and 2016.
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Gerrard & Walker out of Chile match

Wednesday, November 13th 2013, 12:27
related countries: Chile Chile, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Captain Steven Gerrard and defender Kyle Walker will miss England's friendly against Chile because of minor injuries.
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German police check new art haul

Tuesday, November 12th 2013, 13:23
related places: Munich

Police and art experts check 22 artworks found in southwest Germany as 25 of the Munich treasures are named on the web.
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VIDEO: Preserving the old sounds of Iran

Monday, November 11th 2013, 0:08
related countries: Iran Iran

A Germany university and the Music Museum of Iran join forces to digitise 4000 old gramophone records of Iranian songs.
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Iran talks to continue for third day

Friday, November 8th 2013, 23:05
related countries: Iran Iran, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: Geneva

Talks in Geneva on Iran's nuclear programme are to resume on Saturday, as President Obama telephones the Israeli PM to allay fears over any deal.
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VIDEO: Strained Anglo-German relations

Friday, November 8th 2013, 17:58
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The BBC's Europe Editor Gavin Hewitt reports on the strained diplomatic relations between Germany and the UK
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How prayers helped end the Cold War

Friday, November 8th 2013, 11:24

The church that helped bring down the Berlin Wall
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How strong is anti-Semitism in Germany?

Friday, November 8th 2013, 1:38

How anti-Semitic is Germany 75 years after Kristallnacht?
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England call for striker Rodriguez

Thursday, November 7th 2013, 13:47
related countries: Chile Chile, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Wembley

Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez gets his first England call-up for the friendlies against Chile and Germany at Wembley.
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German call for UK espionage inquiry

Wednesday, November 6th 2013, 16:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Berlin

The head of the German parliament's intelligence committee calls for inquiries into alleged spying by the British embassy in Berlin.
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Ecclestone denies corrupt payments

Wednesday, November 6th 2013, 15:39

Motorsports boss Bernie Ecclestone denies making corrupt payments to a German banker over the sale of Formula 1.
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German home school families refugees in US

Wednesday, November 6th 2013, 14:29
related countries: United States United States

Will the US deport German home-school families?
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Nazi hoard: Allies 'returned items'

Wednesday, November 6th 2013, 14:18

Some of the works of Nazi-looted art presented on Tuesday were confiscated by the Allies and later returned to an art dealer, say German media reports.
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Spy claims: Berlin calls in UK envoy

Tuesday, November 5th 2013, 16:32
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Berlin

The British ambassador to Berlin is called in to the foreign ministry over media reports that the UK embassy houses a secret listening post.
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Wes Anderson premiere to open Berlin

Tuesday, November 5th 2013, 16:25
related countries: Hungary Hungary
related places: Berlin

The Grand Budapest Hotel, directed by Wes Anderson and starring Ralph Fiennes, will open the 64th Berlinale film festival in February.
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Masters' unknown works in Nazi trove

Tuesday, November 5th 2013, 16:02
related places: Munich

Previously unknown artworks by masters are among more than 1,400 pieces found in a trove of Nazi-looted art in Munich, German officials say.
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BMW sees car division profits stall

Tuesday, November 5th 2013, 12:40

Luxury German carmaker BMW sees profit drop in its key car division because of weak European markets and costly investment in new technologies.
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Bayern president set for tax trial

Monday, November 4th 2013, 11:34
related places: March

German judges decide to send Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness to trial next March on tax evasion charges.
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Berlin grid renationalisation fails

Monday, November 4th 2013, 2:24
related places: Berlin

A move to renationalise the energy grid of the German capital, Berlin, narrowly fails in a referendum.
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VIDEO: WWII bomb scare in Germany

Sunday, November 3rd 2013, 23:28
related places: Dortmund

A World War II bomb found in the western German city of Dortmund prompts a mass evacuation of the surrounding area.
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Huge Nazi looted art cache 'found'

Sunday, November 3rd 2013, 15:54
related places: Munich

Artworks by Picasso and Matisse are part of a cache of 1,500 pieces believed confiscated by the Nazis and recovered in Munich, German media say.
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Is tide turning against German energy privatisation?

Sunday, November 3rd 2013, 6:03

Germans mull taking electricity back into public hands
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VIDEO: The mystery of Berlin's pink pipes

Sunday, November 3rd 2013, 0:26
related places: Berlin

What are the giant tubes snaking through the city?
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VIDEO: Hundreds join battle of the beards

Saturday, November 2nd 2013, 16:55

Hundreds of contestants gather for the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Germany.
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Germany and Brazil in UN spy draft

Saturday, November 2nd 2013, 1:52
related countries: Brazil Brazil, United States United States

Brazil and Germany submit a draft resolution to the UN calling for the right to privacy in the digital age, amid a bitter row over US espionage.
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Germany wants Snowden spying details

Friday, November 1st 2013, 16:41
related countries: United States United States

The German government says it is keen to hear directly from NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden about the US spy agency's activities.
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Germany 'third' gender becomes law

Friday, November 1st 2013, 16:24

Germany becomes Europe's first country to allow babies with characteristics of both sexes to be registered as neither male nor female.
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VIDEO: Germany to allow 'third' gender

Friday, November 1st 2013, 10:14

Germany is to become the first country in Europe to allow babies with characteristics of both sexes to be registered as neither male nor female.
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Germany hits back at US criticism

Friday, November 1st 2013, 1:51
related countries: United States United States

Germany hits back at the US Treasury's criticism of its export-led growth model, describing the attack as "incomprehensible".
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