German word of the day: Der Besserwisser
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German word of the day: Der Besserwisser

Germans are likely to call him or her our word of the day: “der Besserwisser”…

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IN PHOTOS: The ‘blood moon’ seen throughout Germany
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IN PHOTOS: The ‘blood moon’ seen throughout Germany

“Today we even have a very bright eclipse”, said Susanne Hüttemeister, the director of the…

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Germany plans to sanction Iran airline: report
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Germany plans to sanction Iran airline: report

“The Federal Aviation Office (LBA) will this week suspend the operating license of Iranian airline…

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Germany deported record number of refugees in 2018 to EU countries: report
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Germany deported record number of refugees in 2018 to EU countries: report

Between January and November of 2018, Germany deported 8,658 asylum seekers to other EU states,…

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France and Germany seek closer bond with treaty ahead of Brexit
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France and Germany seek closer bond with treaty ahead of Brexit

President Emmanuel Macron and Chancellor Angela Merkel will sign the deal, which pledges deeper economic…

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What the mysterious ‘Nebra Sky Disk’ tells us about ancient German history
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What the mysterious ‘Nebra Sky Disk’ tells us about ancient German history

Were it not for the treasure hunters, it might never have been found. Buried in…

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Berlin to impose New Year’s Eve fireworks ban in two new zones
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Berlin to impose New Year’s Eve fireworks ban in two new zones

Starting next Silvester – New Year’s Eve – people in the German capital will no…

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Germany considers Autobahn speed limit to fight climate change
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Germany considers Autobahn speed limit to fight climate change

Scheuer was responding to a draft proposal that Germany is considering enforcing speed limits on…

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German word of the day: Die Blechlawine
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German word of the day: Die Blechlawine

Holocaust victims killed at Auschwitz laid to rest in Britain
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Holocaust victims killed at Auschwitz laid to rest in Britain

It was the first funeral service in Britain for victims of the Holocaust. Around 50…

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