Tag archive for ‘Germany’
By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Germany gives free rein to boar hunters to contain swine flu risk

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German cabinet issued a decree on Wednesday to allow hunters to shoot wild boar year-round to stop the animals, which can carry African swine fever, from passing the infection on to More...

By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Michael Schumacher update: F1 collectors cash in amid India demand | World | News

Nicola Donatiello, a fan of the stricken sports icon, has put his huge collection of Schumacher items up for sale online amid growing demand in Germany and India. The petrolhead from Itingen, Switzerland, had More...

By news On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Ski jumping: Norway soar to victory in team event

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – Robert Johansson soared through the night air to land a spectacular final leap that sealed victory for Norway in the men’s ski jumping team event at the Alpensia resort More...

By news On Sunday, February 18th, 2018
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Film at Berlin fest examines how Islamic State jihadists recruit European brides

BERLIN (Reuters) – A movie at the Berlin film festival that looks at how Islamic State fighters recruit young European women online highlights the dangers of using the internet, the actress in the starring More...

By news On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Male stars at Berlin film festival say #MeToo movement is making them think

BERLIN (Reuters) – Male stars attending the Berlin film festival on Thursday told Reuters they were reassessing their own behavior in light of the #MeToo movement by women against sexual harassment and abuse. More...

By news On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Ski jumping: Norway’s Lundby flies through blizzard to take gold

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) – Maren Lundby of Norway outsoared her rivals on a night of snow, wind and biting cold to win the women’s Olympic ski jumping competition on Monday. The 23-year-old put More...

By news On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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German court rules Facebook use of personal data illegal

BERLIN (Reuters) – A German consumer rights group said on Monday that a court had found Facebook’s use of personal data to be illegal because the U.S. social media platform did not adequately secure the More...

By news On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018
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Germany calls for ‘URGENT’ EU action amid fears of China buying spree | World | News

Matthias Machnig, state secretary at the Ministry of Economic Affairs, said “harsher legal measures” are needed to prevent more companies being purchased by China. His comments come as new research by the More...

By news On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Melania factor helps to boost Slovenian tourism

LJUBLJANA (Reuters) – The number of foreign tourists visiting Slovenia jumped almost 17 percent last year to 3.4 million, the statistics office said on Wednesday, the figure boosted by the fact that U.S. More...

By news On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Soccer: Turkey bans German-Kurdish player for life over ‘ideological propaganda’

ANKARA (Reuters) – A German-Kurdish player previously convicted of support for Kurdish separatists in Turkey has been banned for life, the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) said on Tuesday. Deniz Naki, 28, More...