WARNING: Graphic Passengers of budget airline Ryanair were left with bleeding ears and in intense pain as their cabin lost pressure and plummeted in the air, leaving them fearing for their lives.Dozens of passengers had to ...
New Zealand Herald. Sun, 15 Jul 2018 12:25:56 +1200.
Angelique Kerber powered past an error-prone Serena Williams 6-3 6-3 in the Wimbledon final on Saturday to become the first German player since Steffi Graf in 1996 to lift the crown at the All England Club.
Reuters. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:18:39 -0400.
The Trump administration has refused wide-ranging protections for European companies operating in Iran, rejecting appeals from Britain, France and Germany for exemptions from sanctions on the Tehran regime. According to U.S. ...
Newsmax. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 13:29:14 EDT.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump shook things up every turn in his trip to Europe, making statements on NATO, Britain, Germany and more that were meant to provoke, and they did. ...
Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen. Washington Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 08:56:58 -0400.
More than 30 Ryanair passengers were treated in hospital, some bleeding from their ears, after their Croatia-bound plane lost cabin pressure and made an emergency landing in Frankfurt, German police say.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 22:52:25 +1000.
German brake systems maker Knorr-Bremse will decide on a possible stock market flotation in September, Chief Financial Officer Ralph Heuwing told a German newspaper.
AutoNews.com. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 06:16:01 EST.
The EU launched an in-depth investigation Friday into the merger of the rail activities at Alstom, the state-controlled maker of France's iconic TGV trains, and German industrial giant Siemens.
The Local. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 09:21:23 +0200.
With anti-immigration parties running Austria and Italy and German Chancellor Merkel increasingly under pressure from the far right, the free movement of the Schengen Area may become more restricted.
Al Jazeera. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 15:26:49 GMT.
A German court ruled that Carles Puigdemont could be returned to Spain for trial, but on a fraud accusation rather than on rebellion charges.
Raphael Minder and Christopher F. Schuetze. New York Times. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 18:02:37 GMT.
Germany's top court ruled Thursday that Facebook should grant a grieving mother access to her dead daughter's account, in a landmark judgement for how social network data is treated after its owners pass away. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 09:51:13 -0400.
President Trump slammed Germany this week for increasing its reliance on Russian natural gas, but the U.S. is also a steady customer for Russian energy exports.
By Robert Rapier, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00:00 -0400.
The Middle East conflict has arrived in Germany in the form of boycotts against German cultural festivals. The development raises the question of where the line is crossed between criticizing Israel as a state and anti-Semitism.
Spiegel Online. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:00:11 +0200.
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