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German muscle threatens European solidarity

Thursday, July 16th 2015, 0:14

Does German muscle threaten European solidarity?
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My SS family: German meets survivors of Italy WW2 massacre

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 23:56
related countries: Italy Italy

German meets survivors of Nazi massacre
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VIDEO: Auschwitz survivor advocates forgiveness

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 21:52

A German court has convicted a 94-year-old former guard at the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz of being an accessory to the murder of at least 300,000 Jews.
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'Auschwitz book-keeper' convicted

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 16:43

A German court convicts a 94-year-old former guard at the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz of being an accessory to the murder of at least 300,000 Jews.
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Nosferatu director's skull stolen

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 9:16

The skull of FW Murnau, the director of 1920s silent vampire classic Nosferatu, has been removed from his grave, according to authorities in Germany.
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Man Utd complete double signing

Monday, July 13th 2015, 13:56

Manchester United sign Germany international Bastian Schweinsteiger and France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin.
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Germany urges paedophiles out of the shadows

Sunday, July 12th 2015, 23:06

Germany urges paedophiles to step forward for treatment
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Man Utd medical for Schweinsteiger

Sunday, July 12th 2015, 10:55

Midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is to have a medical with Manchester United before a proposed move from Bayern Munich.
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Man Utd close to Schweinsteiger deal

Saturday, July 11th 2015, 6:39

Manchester United are close to completing the signing of Germany and Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger.
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German man held over double shooting

Friday, July 10th 2015, 15:17

German police arrest a 47-year-old man suspected of shooting dead two people and firing at two others in Bavaria.
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England to play Germany next March

Friday, July 10th 2015, 13:49
related places: Berlin, March

England will play world champions Germany in a friendly on 26 March in Berlin to prepare for Euro 2016.
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Pilot flushes ammo down plane toilet

Friday, July 10th 2015, 13:13
related countries: United States United States

US authorities are investigating after a United Airlines pilot flushed bullets down a toilet while aboard a flight to Germany.
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Tour leader Martin out of race

Thursday, July 9th 2015, 19:38
related countries: France France

Race leader Tony Martin is out of the Tour de France after breaking his collarbone in a late crash on stage six.
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VIDEO: Greece debt crisis: The view from Germany

Thursday, July 9th 2015, 4:54
related countries: Greece Greece

As Europe waits for Greece to deliver its new proposals to secure a deal with creditors - nowhere is there more interest than Germany - from where Jenny Hill reports.
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Greipel wins stage as Cavendish third

Wednesday, July 8th 2015, 17:39
related countries: France France

German Andre Greipel wins an eventful, crash-heavy stage five of the Tour de France with Mark Cavendish third in a sprint finish.
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Froome loses Tour lead to Martin

Tuesday, July 7th 2015, 16:52
related countries: France France

Britain's Chris Froome loses the lead in the Tour de France to Tony Martin after the German wins stage four.
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Blatter blames politics for Qatar vote

Sunday, July 5th 2015, 12:27
related countries: France France, Qatar Qatar

French and German presidents applied pressure prior to the 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes, says Fifa president Sepp Blatter.
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The Lionesses celebrate in style

Sunday, July 5th 2015, 0:43
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

England's Lionesses share their celebrations on social media after beating Germany 1-0 and finishing third at the World Cup.
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Germany Women 0-1 England Women (aet)

Saturday, July 4th 2015, 22:50
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Fara Williams's extra-time penalty gives England a first win over Germany to seal third place at the Women's World Cup.
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Nadal stunned by qualifier Brown

Thursday, July 2nd 2015, 18:42

Rafael Nadal makes an early exit from Wimbledon for the fourth year in a row as he loses to German qualifier Dustin Brown.
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Feuding ukulele bands in court

Thursday, July 2nd 2015, 15:50
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British ukulele band wins a High Court battle against a rival German-based group it accused of copying its act.
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USA 2-0 Germany

Wednesday, July 1st 2015, 2:07

USA book their place in a fourth World Cup final with a hard-fought victory over two-time winners Germany in Montreal.
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Are Germany and the US still the best of friends?

Sunday, June 28th 2015, 23:52
related countries: United States United States

Germany and the US go through a rocky patch
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Portugal U21 5-0 Germany U21

Saturday, June 27th 2015, 21:00

Portugal overwhelm Germany and will play Sweden, who beat Denmark, in the final of the European Under-21 Championship.
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China 0-1 USA

Saturday, June 27th 2015, 2:03
related countries: Canada Canada, China China, United States United States
related places: Ottawa

Captain Carli Lloyd scores the winner as USA beat China in Ottawa to set up a semi-final with Germany on Tuesday.
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Germany 1-1 France (5-4 pens)

Friday, June 26th 2015, 23:33
related countries: France France
related places: Montreal

Two-time winners Germany beat France on penalties to reach the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup in Montreal.
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VIDEO: Queen visits Brandenburg Gate

Friday, June 26th 2015, 10:08
related places: Berlin

Queen Elizabeth II visits Berlin's Brandenburg Gate during her state visit to Germany.
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Queen to visit ex-concentration camp

Friday, June 26th 2015, 1:14
related places: Belsen, Bergen

The Queen will visit the site of the World War Two concentration camp at Bergen-Belsen, in Germany, later, as she ends her state visit to the country.
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Queen stresses need for Europe unity

Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 23:40
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Berlin

The Queen speaks of the need for unity in Europe, and the danger of division, in a speech to German and UK leaders at a state banquet in Berlin.
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VIDEO: Queen meets German leader on State visit

Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 13:10

The Queen is on the second day of her State visit to Germany, where she has been meeting the country's President, Joachim Gauck, and the Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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VIDEO: Close up on Queen’s state visit

Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 9:54

The Queen and Prince Philip are welcomed by the German president at his official residence, Bellevue Palace, where they exchange gifts, including German marzipan and books.
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EU reform to top Cameron-Merkel talks

Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 3:29
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Berlin, Brussels

David Cameron travels to Berlin later for talks on EU reform and other issues with Angela Merkel, ahead of an EU summit.
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Erotic e-books face German curfew

Tuesday, June 23rd 2015, 10:16

Germans will be able to buy adult-themed e-books only between the hours of 22:00 and 06:00, under new rules.
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Germany frees al-Jazeera reporter

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 17:08
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Al-Jazeera says one of its reporters held in Germany after an extradition request from Egypt over torture charges has been freed.
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Petrenko to lead Berlin Philharmonic

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 11:42

Kirill Petrenko is elected as the new chief conductor and artistic director for the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
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Germany to rule on reporter warrant

Monday, June 22nd 2015, 6:55
related countries: Egypt Egypt

A German court is to rule on an Egyptian request to extradite a senior journalist from the Qatari al-Jazeera TV channel.
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France 3-0 South Korea

Sunday, June 21st 2015, 21:57
related countries: South Korea South Korea

France set up a fascinating quarter-final tie against Germany at the World Cup after easily brushing aside South Korea.
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VIDEO: Robot stars on Berlin opera stage

Saturday, June 20th 2015, 23:55
related places: Berlin

A small robot, the same size as an 8-year-old child, is the star of an opera performance at Berlin's Komische Oper.
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Germany arrests al-Jazeera reporter

Saturday, June 20th 2015, 21:17
related countries: Egypt Egypt, Qatar Qatar

Qatar-owned TV news network al-Jazeera says one of its journalists has been arrested in Germany at the request of Egypt.
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Merkel steps up pressure over Greece

Saturday, June 20th 2015, 4:16
related countries: Greece Greece

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says a solution to Greece's debt crisis must be agreed before Monday's emergency EU summit.
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EU acts against German road charge

Thursday, June 18th 2015, 16:43

Germany postpones a controversial road toll scheme as the European Commission takes legal action against it.
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Brennauer leads, D'hoore wins stage

Thursday, June 18th 2015, 16:34
related countries: Belgium Belgium
related places: Tour

Belgium's Jolien D'hoore wins stage two of the Women's Tour while Germany's Lisa Brennauer retains the yellow jersey.
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Kenya hunts German al-Shabab fighter

Thursday, June 18th 2015, 11:18
related countries: Kenya Kenya
related places: Lamu

Kenya's police issue a reward for help capturing a German national accused of being part of an al-Shabab attack on Kenyan soldiers.
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German retrials over texting judge

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 21:13

Two retrials are ordered by Germany's highest civil court after a judge was discovered arranging childcare via text message during court hearings.
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German heavyweights reject Kazakh lobby claims

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 16:01

German political heavyweights reject Kazakh lobbying claims
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Charles unveils Waterloo memorial

Wednesday, June 17th 2015, 14:05
related countries: Belgium Belgium, Netherlands Netherlands, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Waterloo

Prince Charles unveils a memorial to the British soldiers who fought at the Battle of Waterloo.
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Teen jailed for German student death

Tuesday, June 16th 2015, 12:13

An eighteen year-old man is given three years in youth custody over the death of a German student teacher who was hailed as national hero.
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German inflation rate rises to 0.7%

Tuesday, June 16th 2015, 10:43
related places: May

German consumer prices rose by 0.7% year-on-year in May, as the inflation rate increased for the fourth consecutive month.
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Europe anger at 'amateurish' Greeks

Monday, June 15th 2015, 16:33
related countries: Greece Greece

German and EU officials vent their frustration, with time running out for reaching a Greek debt deal, as Greece's leader tells creditors to get real.
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Saks Fifth Ave owner to buy Kaufhof

Monday, June 15th 2015, 15:03

Hudson's Bay, owner of luxury retail chain Saks Fifth Avenue, to spend £2.03bn on Germany's biggest chain, Kaufhof.
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German killed by an escaped elephant

Saturday, June 13th 2015, 16:40

A man taking his regular morning stroll in south-west Germany is attacked and killed by an elephant which escaped from a circus, police say.
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Merkel phone tapping probe dropped

Friday, June 12th 2015, 12:50
related countries: United States United States

Germany drops an investigation into alleged tapping of Chancellor Merkel's phone for lack of data from the US National Security Agency.
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Germany Women 1-1 Norway Women

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 21:54
related countries: Canada Canada, Norway Norway
related places: Ottawa

Two-time champions Germany are held to a Women's World Cup draw by Norway in Ottawa, Canada.
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EU says time for Greek 'happy ending'

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 15:07
related countries: Greece Greece
related places: Athens

EU Commissioner Pierre Moscovici says a Greek debt deal is "ready for landing", as Greek PM Alexis Tsipras pushes for an agreement in Brussels.
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German parliament net attack 'live'

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 13:39

A cyber-attack on the German parliament uncovered a month ago is still stealing data from Bundestag computers, report German media.
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French PM to pay for football trip

Thursday, June 11th 2015, 12:18
related countries: France France
related places: Berlin

France's prime minister says he will pay €2,500 (£1,825) for taking his children on trip by government jet to the Champions League final in Berlin.
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Germany 1-2 USA

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 21:11
related countries: United States United States
related places: Cologne

Bobby Wood's late strike gives Jurgen Klinsmann's USA victory over Germany in a friendly in Cologne.
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Germanwings victims return home

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 19:02

A cortege carrying the coffins of German schoolchildren killed in the Germanwings plane crash arrives in their home town.
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Big band leader James Last dies at 86

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 16:17

German-born composer and big band leader James Last has died, his manager says.
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Alps crash remains land in Germany

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 23:15

The remains of 44 victims of the Germanwings plane crash arrive in Duesseldorf, where they will be handed over to families for burial.
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VIDEO: German churches sheltering refugees

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 18:09

A ancient legal loophole to shelter migrants on church land is being put into practice in Germany.
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French PM scorned for Uefa jet trip

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 16:13
related countries: France France
related places: Berlin

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls comes under fire for using a government Falcon jet to fly to the Uefa Champions League final in Berlin at the weekend.
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German student awarded doctorate aged 102

Tuesday, June 9th 2015, 15:21

Woman denied by Nazis awarded doctorate aged 102
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Time running out for Greece - Merkel

Monday, June 8th 2015, 17:47

German Chancellor Angela Merkel warns Greece that time is running out for a deal to keep the country in the eurozone as the G7 summit ends.
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