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German investor deported, charged in pyramid scheme
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:18

The nightclub Valentino's was among several businesses owned by an investment company headed by German national Robert Schmalohr. A prominent Germ...

German prisons: 150 dangerous Islamists need deradicalizing, say police
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:24

German jails are struggling to cope with scores of radical Islamist extremists. Their number is expected to grow following the opening of slew of terr...

German on International Mother Language Day
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:22

German is the native tongue of more than 100 million people in the EU. Worldwide, some 14.5 million people speak German as a foreign language. To mark...

German film industry addresses gender inequality at the Berlinale
  • Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:22

Along with sexual harassment in the film industry, there's a huge gap in female representation in the media. A panel was held in Berlin to discuss the...

German police criticised over missing Liam Colgan
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 15:45

Friends of an Inverness man missing in Hamburg say they have been "surprised" by the attitude of German police BBC News - Scotland

Easing of Russian sanctions could follow UN peacekeeper deployment in Ukraine – acting German FM
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 23:20

The gradual lifting of sanctions against Russia may start if the Moscow-backed plan to deploy UN peacekeepers in the conflict area of eastern Ukraine ...

Crumbling Big-Tent Parties: German Politics Enters Era of Instability
  • Sat, 17 Feb 2018 03:28

Germany's big-tent parties have ensured political stability for decades. But they are rapidly losing power and influence. The Social Democrats are wi...

German Die Welt reporter Deniz Yucel to leave Turkey jail
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 22:22

Turkey is releasing Deniz Yucel from jail a year after his arrest for allegedly spreading propaganda. BBC News - World

German journalist Deniz Yücel released from jail in Turkey - lawyer
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 21:26

Deniz Yücel, a German journalist who had been in jail in Turkey for a year, has been released from jail pending trial. Berlin welcomed the news, but ...

German journalist Deniz Yücel released from jail in Turkey - Welt newspaper
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:33

Deniz Yücel, a German journalist who had been in jail in Turkey for a year, has been freed, his lawyer told newspaper Die Welt. Yücel is a correspon...

German duo recover to win pairs gold
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 07:39

Germany's Aljona Savchenko and Bruno Massot win figure skating pairs gold with a brilliant free programme - just a day after thinking they had blown t...

German lawyer cheesed off with endless pizza deliveries
  • Fri, 16 Feb 2018 04:45

More than 100 pizzas have been delivered in just over a fortnight - now police are investigating. BBC News - Europe

German court finds fault with Facebook’s default privacy settings
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:40

 A court in Germany has ruled that Facebook’s default privacy settings and some of its terms and conditions breached local laws. The Berlin...

German finance ministry won’t run up debt even with a socialist leadership, former lawmaker says
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:33

Germany is not putting its finances at risk with coalition deal, a former lawmaker told CNBC Tuesday. Europe News

Facebook broke German privacy laws, court rules
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:34

A German regional court rules that the social network failed to obtain proper consent to some of its features. BBC News - Europe

German court finds Facebook guilty of privacy violations
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 01:22

The Berlin court ruled that five default settings and several other terms of use violated consumers' privacy rights. The social media giant is also fa...

Syrian refugee teacher starts job at German school
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 19:21

Working at a German school is not just about reading and writing, maths and singing songs, says newly minted Syrian assistant teacher Hend al-Khabbaz....

Merkel reiterates German guilt as Polish Holocaust bill spat rages
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 07:30

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has avoided wading into an international war of words over a recent Polish law criminalizing suggestions Poland was co...

Airbus to pay €81 million to end German corruption probe
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 11:25

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus on Friday said it had agreed to pay a fine of €81.25 million ($ 99 million) to end a German corruption probe ...

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