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German Chancellor Angela Merkel threw support behind a partial ban on burkas and niqabs in Germany on Tuesday, drawing applause from the audience. "The full-face veil is not acceptable in our country,...
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A German-born U.S.-based man who posted a scathing letter to Twitter directly addre ing Americans about GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump has hit out against his critics. Under the pseudonym Johan...
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Foreign satellite launches now make a big chunk of ISRO revenues.
Any state has the right to defend its territory from internal terrorism.
The founder of Orkut is back in the social media business.
BERLIN, July 25 (Reuters) - A 27-year-old Syrian man who had been denied asylum in Germany a year ago died on Sunday when a bomb he was carrying exploded outside a music festival in Ansbach, Germany,...
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A gunman killed nine people and wounded others during a shooting spree near a mall in the German city of Munich on Friday evening. The rampage sent shoppers and workers alike fleeing, and the city was...
The league season is over but the football fans have a reason to rejoice this year because they won't be deprived of the action in coming few weeks. From today, UEFA Euro 2016 is starting at 11.30 pm...
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One of the products of the anti-West East German state, was the formation of the Ministerium für Staatssicherheit, more commonly known as the Stasi. The secret police, formed in the early 1950s, was developed to keep an eye on the country's own population, and also tasked with cultural purification. One of their challenges in the 1970s and 80s was the growth of the underground punk movement. The Stasi started to jail youths found listening to such music. They also worked to turn these musicians and 'scene' members into informants.
BERLIN -- A 95-year-old former Nazi paramedic at the Auschwitz death camp, accused of being an accomplice to the murder of thousands, is to stand trial in Germany on Monday, one in a series of such...
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At 69, Kabir Bedi shows no signs of ill-health or slowing down. Instead, he is concerned with leaving behind a legacy. The actor, whose career has spanned three continents over four decades, released...
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A 120-minute film by Muslim scholar and former diplomat Akbar Ahmed, Journey Into Europe, seeks to explore several layers of Muslim-European identity. The film digs out the rich past of Islam in Europe, it unveils the challenges of the present, and in some heart-warming moments it offers glimpses of hope that humanity will prevail.
The year 2015 has been a rather eventful one for Indo-German cooperation. In January, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and the visiting German Minister Barbara Hendricks signed an agreement, with Germany deciding to partner with India in developing three smart cities... However, amidst the hullabaloo over the smart city mission, the million-dollar question on every Indian's mind continues to be, what exactly is a smart city?