Germany's refugee abuse scandal triggers
Deutsche WelleGermany's refugee abuse scandal triggers police probeDeutsche WelleGerman police are investigating six security guards for the physical abuse of refugees at a shelter in the western German town of Burbach. Two guards filmed and photographed their actions on their mobile phones. In one of the photos, an asylum seeker ...Images Said to Show Abuse of Asylum Seekers in GermanyWall Street JournalGerman government condemns pictures showing refugees abusedReutersGitmo in Germany? Security guards abuse asylum seekersRTNew York Times -teleSUR Englishall 187 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 10:48 pm
Soccer's magic spray has been declared a
GlobalPostSoccer's magic spray has been declared a health hazard in GermanyQuartzBut last week, TÜV Rheinland, a German safety watchdog, announced that 915 was a health hazard. A study (German) commissioned by the German tabloid Bild found that the spray likely contained parabens, a group of chemicals that are commonly found in ...Germany Bans Vanishing Spray, Draws Ire Of Argentine InventorBernamaall 20 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 8:15 pm
Seeking Global Role, German Military
New York TimesSeeking Global Role, German Military StumblesNew York TimesBERLIN — In a spectacle that a leading weekly likened to a slapstick movie, Germany's military, especially its air force, has repeatedly stumbled in recent days as it tried to ratchet up its international involvement by delivering personnel and ...Germany Red-Faced Over Military Equipment FailuresNPR (blog)Germany Unable to Meet NATO Readiness TargetABC NewsGermany struggles with Turkey Nato missionThe Local.deall 89 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 8:09 pm
Germany's Lost Generation - The Atlantic
The AtlanticGermany's Lost GenerationThe AtlanticThe presidential elections in Germany have come and gone, but my friend Schmidt and my other friends of “the lost generation” are not satisfied. It was from Schmidt that I first heard the phrase, used to designate the generation of German youth which ...and more »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 4:27 pm
Uber to use regular taxi drivers in Germany
ReutersUber to use regular taxi drivers in GermanyReutersThe UberTaxi service is already running in London and New York and Uber is starting it in Germany after attempts to launch other services were blocked. Courts in Berlin and Hamburg have banned Uber's classic low-cost, limousine pick-up service ...Uber to Use Taxi Drivers in GermanyFox Businessall 22 news articles »
Posted on 29 September 2014 | 7:42 am
Eurofighter has manufacturing fault: Germany
Berlin (AFP) - A manufacturing fault has been discovered in the Eurofighter Typhoon warplanes, Germany said Tuesday, announcing it was suspending deliveries of the sophisticated jets.
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 3:27 pm
ACE expands European surety business in
ACE Group today announced the appointment of Charles Villette as Surety Underwriting Manager in Germany, as it expands its surety capabilities in Europe’s biggest economy.
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 1:02 pm
Germany's military doesn't just
Pacifist and war-wary, Germany doesn’t act militarily because it doesn’t want to. That’s the story line once again at the fore, as Germany stands back while European partners join in airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq.
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 10:21 am
Germany examines Etihad, Air Berlin
* German authorities examining winter flight schedules * Previous Air Berlin, Etihad codeshare plans approved * Air Berlin says bilateral agreement being reinterpreted FRANKFURT/BERLIN, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Germany is examining codeshare plans between Air Berlin and shareholder Etihad Airways, a move the German airline says is an attempt to reinterpret a bilateral agreement with the United Arab ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 9:29 am
Germany Vows Better Checks on Refugee Guards
German official vows to tighten asylum center safeguards after guards allegedly abuse refugees
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 5:37 am
Merkel Needed Poles to Tell Her East Germany
Chancellor Angela Merkel said it took a visit to Poland four days after the opening of the Berlin Wall in November 1989 to convince her that East Germany was finished. With the 25th anniversary approaching, Merkel recounted her experience of Nov. 9 at a ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 1:54 pm
Germany: Eurofighter Has Manufacturing Fault
BERLIN — A manufacturing fault has been discovered in the Eurofighter Typhoon warplanes, Germany said Tuesday, announcing it was suspending deliveries of the sophisticated jets. The news was another blow to the troubled and costly Eurofighter program ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 11:25 am
Germany’s Renewable Energy Transition
Germany’s policy of transitioning to renewable energy, called Energiewende, and phasing out nuclear power due to Japan’s nuclear accident resulting from a tsunami has caused the country to increase its coal consumption. The country burned more coal in ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 11:02 am
Ghana - Germany game was high level football
Thiery Regenass, FIFA Director of Member Associations and Development has described the Ghana-Germany second Group G match at the summer World Cup in Brazil as high quality of football. Regenass, leading the FIFA/CAF conference for national coaches and ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 10:50 am
Germany considers banning on-call hours
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) – What if it was illegal for your workplace to contact you outside of your office hours? That idea is on the table right now in Germany. German Labor Minister Andrea Nahles is considering a law that would place a ban on late-night work ...
Posted on 30 September 2014 | 10:28 am
Daimler selling rest of EADS stake
Automaker Daimler AG says it is selling its remaining 7.5 percent stake in EADS, the parent company of aircraft manufacturer Airbus.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 9:38 am
German state raids homes of 200 alleged tax
German authorities launched dawn raids on the homes of over 200 suspected tax cheats Tuesday, acting on information gleaned from a CD containing the confidential account details of thousands of Swiss bank clients.
Posted on 16 April 2013 | 4:04 am
Spokesman: Merkel not considering retirement
Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says there's nothing to a media report that the German leader is thinking of stepping down before she reaches age 61 in 2015.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 4:28 am
36 Syrians being flown to Germany for
Three dozen seriously wounded Syrians are being brought to Germany for treatment in military hospitals at the request of the Syrian opposition, German authorities said Monday.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 3:48 am
Anti-euro party a wildcard in German
The leader of a new anti-euro party called Sunday for Germany to leave the common currency, telling an inaugural convention that the euro forces German taxpayers to rescue bankrupt southern European countries whose people denounce them as Nazis for their
Posted on 13 April 2013 | 11:04 pm