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German defence ministry wants to spend billions on armaments this year

The German Defence Ministry plans to spend billions of euros on armaments this year to tackle deficiencies in the armed forces' equipment, German newspaper Handelsblatt reported on Sunday.

published on : 23rd April 2018

German Social Democrats elect Andrea Nahles as first female leader

Germany's centre-left Social Democrats elected Andrea Nahles, a combative and outspoken former labour minister, as the first woman leader of the 155-year-old party.

published on : 22nd April 2018

German Social Democrats to elect Andrea Nahles as first female leader

Well-known for two decades in her SPD party, Nahles is expected to easily beat the only other candidate, Simone Lange, a former policewoman and mayor of the northern city of Flensburg.

published on : 22nd April 2018

Germany's Matthias Ginter mulled quitting football after bomb attack on Borussia Dortmund team bus

Ginter, 24, was testifying in the trial of German-Russian Sergei Wenergold, who has admitted to detonating explosions in an elaborate bid to make a fortune on the stock market.

published on : 22nd April 2018

PM Modi holds talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Modi held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and discussed ways to further strengthen strategic partnership between the two countries.

published on : 21st April 2018

PM Modi to seek further German investments

Germany, seen as the economic powerhouse of the European Union, is not only India’s largest trade partner in the bloc, but also a strategic ally.

published on : 20th April 2018

German court rules that ad blockers are legal

Germany's Supreme Court on Thursday threw out a case brought by media giant Axel Springer seeking to ban a popular application that blocks online advertising.

published on : 19th April 2018

European MPs urge US not to scrap Iran nuclear deal

About 500 lawmakers from Germany, France and Britain on Thursday urged the US Congress to support the Iran nuclear deal which President Donald Trump has threatened to abandon.

published on : 19th April 2018

Indian tourists to Germany grow 5-8 per cent this year: GNTO

Germany witnessed 8, 52,224 visitor overnights in 2017 making for a 13.8 per cent growth over 2016.

published on : 18th April 2018

Germany expects to be consulted before any attack on Syria: Foreign minister Heiko Maas

Germany expects to be consulted before any Western allies conduct an attack on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces as the allies must be united on the matter, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.

published on : 12th April 2018

Police stumped by motives of Germany van attacker

Authorities were near-certain that there was no Islamist connection to the violence in the historic centre of Muenster as had initially been feared.

published on : 8th April 2018

At least two dead, scores injured as car drives into crowd in Germany's Muenster; driver kills self

German authorities suspected that the incident was an attack, though there was no immediate official confirmation of the motive. 

published on : 7th April 2018

Immigration row overshadows start of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth term

Conservatives among Merkel's Christian Democrats are keen to restrict as heavily as possible so-called "family reunifications."

published on : 6th April 2018

Reclaiming identity

The Silver Music Box by Mina Baites is a feminine retelling of a dreaded phase of Nazi Germany through the eyes of one Jewish family.

published on : 31st March 2018

Russia to expel four German diplomats in spy tit-for-tat says Berlin 

Russia will expel four German diplomats in a tit-for-tat response to Berlin ordering four Russian agents to leave Germany over the poisoning of an ex-spy in Britain.

published on : 30th March 2018
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