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International Holocaust Remembrance Day: 7 Films That Depict The Cataclysmic Event

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: 7 Films That Depict The Cataclysmic Event

27 January 2022

As today marks the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, here are a few films which showcase the atrocities which were suffered by the people during that time period.

German Catholic Priests Come Out As Queer, Demand End For Institutional Discrimination

German Catholic Priests Come Out As Queer, Demand End For Institutional Discrimination

24 January 2022

Around 125 people including former and current priests in Germany came out as gay and queer and demanded an end to institutional discrimination against the...


German Navy Chief Resigns After Comments On Ukraine, Russia During India Visit

After the German Navy Chief suggested that Russian President Vladimir Putin deserved 'respect' in a meeting during his visit to India, He came under fire from...

Covid-19 Again Dampens Christmas Celebrations Around World

Covid-19 Again Dampens Christmas Celebrations Around World

12 January 2022

Covid-19 for the second successive year has forced the people around the world to cancel their plans of celebrations and gatherings on Christmas.


Germany: Major Airlines Including Lufthansa, Delta, United Report Cancellations Over Christmas

According to the statement of Germany-based Lufthansa, a dozen long-haul transatlantic flights were cancelled over the Christmas holiday period because of a...

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13 January 2022
Germany Tightens Travel Restrictions On UK Amid Omicron Scare

Germany Tightens Travel Restrictions On UK Amid Omicron Scare

In view of the rapid spreading of Omicron variant in UK, Germany's national disease control center, Robert Koch Institute, included United Kingdom's name to...


13 January 2022
Ukraine: EU Hopes To Avoid Russia's Invasion With Sanctions Threat, Dialogue

Ukraine: EU Hopes To Avoid Russia's Invasion With Sanctions Threat, Dialogue

Ukraine: The Russian military's buildup near the country's border is taking centre stage at the summit of the EU's 27 leaders, with a plea from Ukraine's...


13 January 2022
Ukraine: 'Don't Violate Territorial Integrity' Germany Warns Russia

Ukraine: 'Don't Violate Territorial Integrity' Germany Warns Russia

Ukraine: German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock spoke with her Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, telling him that the 'territorial integrity of Ukraine...


13 January 2022
Germany: Chancellor Olaf Scholz's Cabinet Approves 60 Billion Euros For Climate, Modernization Fund

Germany: Chancellor Olaf Scholz's Cabinet Approves 60 Billion Euros For Climate, Modernization Fund

According to the Finance Minister of Olaf Scholz's cabinet, Christian Lindner, investing 60 billion euros is going to strengthen Germany's economy which is...


13 January 2022
Germany: Parties Sign Coalition Deal For New Scholz Government

Germany: Parties Sign Coalition Deal For New Scholz Government

The 177-page coalition agreement is titled “Venture More Progress”, a theme that the incoming government's leaders hammered home at a signing ceremony at...


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13 January 2022
Covid-19: Germany Confirms First Two Cases Of Omicron Variant

Covid-19: Germany Confirms First Two Cases Of Omicron Variant

Germany's first two cases of the Covid-19 variant Omicron have been confirmed in Munich. The development comes with the world on alert over the variant first...


26 November 2021
New Covid-19 Variant: EU Nations Asked To Stop Air Travel From Southern Africa

New Covid-19 Variant: EU Nations Asked To Stop Air Travel From Southern Africa

The European Union wants its member states to halt air travel with South Africa and several surrounding countries over the emergence of a new Covid-19 variant.


24 November 2021
Covid-19 In Germany: Incidence Rate Hits 400 For First Time

Covid-19 In Germany: Incidence Rate Hits 400 For First Time

Several new measures come into effect in Germany on Wednesday as cases continue to rise. The rate of vaccine uptake remains lower than in other western...


24 November 2021
Germany Faces Grim Covid Milestone With Leadership In Flux

Germany Faces Grim Covid Milestone With Leadership In Flux

Doctors are bracing for an influx of coronavirus patients as confirmed cases hit fresh daily highs that experts say is also being fuelLed by vaccine skeptics.


18 November 2021
Writer Irena Brezna Receives German PEN Award

Writer Irena Brezna Receives German PEN Award

Brezna combines literary and journalistic elements in her reports and novels. The writer's association recognizes her commitment to giving a voice to...


13 November 2021
Iran: President Raisi's Hard-Line Government Stalling On Progress

Iran: President Raisi's Hard-Line Government Stalling On Progress

President Ebrahim Raisi took office 100 days ago, promising Iranians 'peace and prosperity'. However, can reform succeed under conservative hard-liners loyal...


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18 January 2022
Covid-19: Germany Reports New Record High Case Numbers

Covid-19: Germany Reports New Record High Case Numbers

Germany's public health body said the country has recorded over 50,000 new Covid-19 cases within the past 24 hours. Meanwhile, an Australian company has...


18 January 2022
These EU Countries Have Managed To Keep Covid-19 Numbers Down

These EU Countries Have Managed To Keep Covid-19 Numbers Down

Coronavirus case numbers and hospitalizations are on the rise again. Many countries are going through their fourth wave, but a select few are bucking the...


05 November 2021
US: German Skier's Remains Believed To Be Found After 38 years

US: German Skier's Remains Believed To Be Found After 38 years

Rudi Moder disappeared in February 1983 after setting off on a two-to-three day ski tour of the Rocky Mountain National Park in the US state of Colorado.


04 November 2021
Germany Reports Record Number Of New Covid-19 Cases

Germany Reports Record Number Of New Covid-19 Cases

The Robert Koch Institute, or RKI, said 33,949 new cases had been registered in the last 24 hours, up from 28,037 daily cases a week ago.


22 October 2021
Mexico Shootout: Woman From India Among 2 Foreigners Killed At Tulum Resort

Mexico Shootout: Woman From India Among 2 Foreigners Killed At Tulum Resort

The fight was between two groups that operate street-level drug sales in the area. On Wednesday night, the shooting broke out at a street-side eatery.


22 October 2021
Famed Chinese Pianist Li Yundi Named In Prostitution Case

Famed Chinese Pianist Li Yundi Named In Prostitution Case

Li Yundi 39, began playing piano as a small child and studied in China and Germany before becoming the youngest winner of the International Chopin Piano...


01 January 2022
Merkel Meets Erdogan During Farewell Stop In Istanbul

Merkel Meets Erdogan During Farewell Stop In Istanbul

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he hopes to continue working well with the new German government during Chancellor Angela Merkel's farewell visit...


01 January 2022
With Focus On Iran's Nuclear Program, German Chancellor Angela Merkel To Meet Israeli Leaders

With Focus On Iran's Nuclear Program, German Chancellor Angela Merkel To Meet Israeli Leaders

This will be the farewell visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has completed 16 years in office characterised by near unwavering support for...


03 January 2022
Watch: German Ambassador Unveils Life-Size Street Art In Delhi To Mark India-Germany Friendship

Watch: German Ambassador Unveils Life-Size Street Art In Delhi To Mark India-Germany Friendship

Walter J Lindner, the German envoy, unveiled a symbolic painting on a large wall at the iconic Sheila Theatre in Paharganj in Delhi depicting the friendship...


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Opinion

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: 7 Films That Depict The Cataclysmic Event

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: 7 Films That Depict The Cataclysmic Event

As today marks the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, here are a few films which showcase the atrocities which were suffered by the people during that time period.

27 January 2022
German Catholic Priests Come Out As Queer, Demand End For Institutional Discrimination

German Catholic Priests Come Out As Queer, Demand End For Institutional Discrimination

Around 125 people including former and current priests in Germany came out as gay and queer and demanded an end to institutional discrimination against the queer community.

24 January 2022
German Navy Chief Resigns After Comments On Ukraine, Russia During India Visit

German Navy Chief Resigns After Comments On Ukraine, Russia During India Visit

After the German Navy Chief suggested that Russian President Vladimir Putin deserved 'respect' in a meeting during his visit to India, He came under fire from his government and had to resign from his post.

23 January 2022
Covid-19 Again Dampens Christmas Celebrations Around World

Covid-19 Again Dampens Christmas Celebrations Around World

Covid-19 for the second successive year has forced the people around the world to cancel their plans of celebrations and gatherings on Christmas.

12 January 2022
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