• Follow us

Germany (EN)


Niger's chance for a democratic transition of power New! 2020-02-18 08:32:002020 will be the last year in office for Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou. Analysts expect the power transition to be peaceful and in accordance

Frederick William: 5 myths about one of Germany's New! 2020-02-18 07:59:00Did Frederick William of Brandenburg found Prussia? Who really introduced the potato? A new biography of "the Great Elector" takes a deeper

Turkish court acquits defendants in Gezi Park trial New! 2020-02-18 07:08:00The accused were charged with trying to overthrow the government during 2013 protests in Istanbul's Gezi Park. Cheers erupted in the court as the jud

'Run Lola Run' set to get a Bollywood New! 2020-02-18 06:19:00Tom Tykwer's high-powered classic from 1998 is getting a Bollywood makeover. Sony Pictures Films India is co-producing the Hindi-language version of

Saudi minister: 'We don't have a history of New! 2020-02-18 05:35:00On DW's Conflict Zone, Saudi Minister of State Adel al-Jubeir says his country is paying 'a great price' over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. Human

Can the EU's new arms-embargo mission to Libya New! 2020-02-18 05:03:00EU foreign ministers have agreed on naval and air measures to to try and stop weapon flows to Libya. Critics say it's a toothless deal that will fail

German citizen freed in prisoner swap, says Iran New! 2020-02-18 05:02:00The German man had been sentenced to three years in prison for taking pictures of "sensitive places." He was freed after German authorities

Germany's Muslims demand protection at mosques New! 2020-02-18 04:49:00Police in Germany last week said it uncovered right-wing terrorists who were plotting to attack Muslims and asylum-seekers. Islamic groups are calling

Boy Scouts file for bankruptcy amid sex-abuse lawsuits New! 2020-02-18 02:20:00The organization has been accused of covering up decades of sexual abuse thought to have affected thousands. The bankruptcy filing would allow Boy Sco

Amazon's Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to combat New! 2020-02-18 00:32:00While the Bezos Earth Fund initiative was applauded by many, critics have questioned Amazon's support for oil and gas businesses. He is following a s

Uighur whistleblower: China is 'arresting people without any New! 2020-02-18 00:05:00A newly leaked document confirms how China is imprisoning Muslim minority Uighurs based solely on their religion and culture. DW spoke with relatives

Coronavirus: China reports lowest number of new cases New! 2020-02-17 22:51:00Chinese health officials are optimistic as the number of new cases of COVID-19 has tentatively stabilized. Health experts think the disease could be l

NYT > Germany

U.S. and Taliban Agree to Reduce Violence, in 2020-02-14 11:58:15American negotiators had insisted on a decline in hostilities — though not a complete cease-fire — before signing an agreement with the Ta

Coronavirus Begins to Sap Growth as Europe’s Economy 2020-02-14 06:21:08Germany registered zero growth in late 2019, and the prospects for a turnaround in early 2020 are dimming.

How Dresden Looked After a World War II 2020-02-13 13:54:09Germany commemorated 75 years since the Allied bombing devastated the city. But the milestone has taken on new meaning with the rise of the far right.

A Sculptor of the Female Gaze 2020-02-12 16:31:55Katharina Fritsch shows familiar objects as they might appear in a dream, bringing the subliminal to light.

Into the Black Forest With the Greatest Living 2020-02-12 05:00:24How does Anselm Kiefer conjure such brutal beauty, such overwhelming gravity? To find out, the novelist Karl Ove Knausgaard followed him back to the s

Merkel Succession Crisis in Germany Leaves Europe Leaderless, 2020-02-11 11:45:22The resignation of the chancellor’s preferred replacement threatens to extend a lack of German leadership. That will be the “elephant in t

Daimler, Stretched by Diesel Fines and Technology Shift, 2020-02-11 05:00:25The slump in profit left the German carmaker in a weak position as it faces cratering sales in China from the coronavirus.

Storm Ciara, or Sabine, Leaves 5 Dead in 2020-02-10 14:22:24A powerful winter storm battered Europe on Sunday, leaving power outages, transportation chaos and at least five deaths in its wake.

The Failure of Europe’s Feeble Muscle Flexing 2020-02-10 05:00:16A novel financial instrument was supposed to bring Europe strategic autonomy from the United States. Its muted debut only shows how far-off that goal

Merkel’s Chosen Successor Steps Aside. The Far Right 2020-02-10 04:35:00Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer said she would quit after her conservative party voted with the far right in one German state. Her decision leaves the race

Germans Unnerved by Political Turmoil That Echoes Nazi 2020-02-07 15:48:04Germans took to the streets in protest this week when the far right and Chancellor Merkel’s conservatives voted together in a local power strugg

Germany’s Post-Nazi Taboo Against the Far Right Has 2020-02-07 11:30:54Events this week in German politics were horrifying. But they shouldn’t have been a surprise.

Disclaimer and Notice:WorldProNews.com is not responsible of these news or any information published on this website.