Polish parliament mulls demand for Germany to pay WWII reparations
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Polish parliament mulls demand for Germany to pay WWII reparations

More than 72 years after the end of the Second World War, Polish politicians are…

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German-born Nepalese girl makes emotional return after deportation
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German-born Nepalese girl makes emotional return after deportation

Tears were flowing as 15-year-old Bivsi Rana was welcomed at Düsseldorf airport by about a…

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How Berlin activists are turning Nazi hate graffiti into art
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How Berlin activists are turning Nazi hate graffiti into art

As authorities report a sharp rise in far-right activity in Germany, including the rampant spread…

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Diesel at crossroads as Germany’s car bosses, politicians meet
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Diesel at crossroads as Germany’s car bosses, politicians meet

With major cities also eyeing partial bans on diesel vehicles to fight deadly smog, more…

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Berlin starts controversial test of facial recognition cameras at train station
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Berlin starts controversial test of facial recognition cameras at train station

Berlin’s Südkreuz station on Tuesday started the pilot project on behalf of the federal government…

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Body of German missing for 30 years found on Swiss glacier
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Body of German missing for 30 years found on Swiss glacier

Kickstart your coding career in tech-savvy Berlin Who says you need to have a programming…

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What you should know about the ‘dieselgate’ scandal shaking up Germany’s car industry
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What you should know about the ‘dieselgate’ scandal shaking up Germany’s car industry

How the scandal started On September 18th 2015, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) reported that…

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96-year-old ‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ fit to serve sentence: prosecutors
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96-year-old ‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ fit to serve sentence: prosecutors

Oskar Gröning was found guilty in July 2015 of being an accessory to the murders…

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Syrian refugees accuse Germany of blocking family reunification
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Syrian refugees accuse Germany of blocking family reunification

Some 150 people including Iraqis, Afghans and ethnic Kurds, from various camps in mainland Greece, held…

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Italy impounds German NGO rescue boat suspected of aiding illegal immigration
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Italy impounds German NGO rescue boat suspected of aiding illegal immigration

The Iuventa, operated by the Jugend Rettet organisation, was “preventatively” impounded on the Italian island…

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