Actor Sonja Morgenstern, a German national who has lived in London since 1996, packed up and moved back to Nuremberg this week in hopes of rediscovering the peace and certainty she lost when Britain voted for Brexit in 2016.
Reuters. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 23:02:34 -0500.
Does it matter, that in spite of efforts by the U.S. government, and a history of cyber intrusion from China, Germany and the U.K. ...
By Hersh Shefrin, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 15:00:00 -0500.
Ahmed F., 33, strangled his daughter to death in July 2018 to get back at his wife who he suspected of cheating. His wife received a video call showing him pointing a gun at his crying daughter.
Daily Mail. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 18:24:32 +0000.
Chancellor Angela Merkel may still be the most popular politician in Germany. But with state elections looming this year in eastern Germany, she is not a welcome guest on the campaign trail. She remains persona non grata in the east.
Spiegel Online. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:31:17 +0100.
As Glencore limits coal production, there's a model for Australia to phase it out altogether, write experts from the Australian-German Energy Transition Hub.
Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +1100.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Top officials of the European Central Bank worried at their last meeting that the slowdown in economic growth might be "deeper and more broad-based" than previously suspected. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:36:04 -0500.
On the anniversary of the publication of the Communist Manifesto on February 21st, 1848, we look at its controversial co-author Karl Marx, his beliefs, and what he means to Germany and the world today.
The Local. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:50:21 +0100.
BERLIN (AP) - A German court has convicted two former employees of gun maker Heckler & Koch over their role in delivering weapons that ended up in troubled areas of Mexico. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:39:36 -0500.
German utility RWE will win unconditional EU antitrust approval to buy the renewables businesses of E.ON and Innogy in a deal that will reshape the German energy market, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:25:02 -0500.
Berlin - The world of medical tourism has long become globalised: according to the latest report by VISA and Oxford Economics (www.bit.ly/2SVZd7O), the global medical tourism industry is currently worth around 100 billion dollars. ...
Hsyndicate. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 11:11:00 +0200.
The ambassador to Germany, Richard Grenell, the most prominent openly gay diplomat in the Trump administration, is leading the effort. Critics are skeptical.
Melissa Eddy and Rick Gladstone. New York Times. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:08:17 GMT.
The Trump administration is making a global effort to decriminalize homosexuality and has "great support" on Capitol Hill, as well as from religious conservatives, U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell told NBC News.
Newsmax. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:35:13 EDT.
A man accused of plotting a terrorist bomb attack in the UK has appeared in court charged with inciting an atrocity in Germany.
Sky News. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:23:00 +0000.
Facts About Germany
The Federal Republic of Germany, located in north central Europe, is a
federal multi-party republic with a bicameral legislature.
Its capital city is Berlin, and its currency is the Euro.
The primary language spoken in Germany is German, although the Slavic
Sorbian language is used by a small minority. In 2007, Germany's
estimated population was 82,401,000.
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