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Dublin: 14 °C Sunday 24 May, 2015


# germany - Yesterday’s News

65-year-old mother of 13 gives birth to quadruplets

She is a grandmother to seven as well.

# germany - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Two dead and 20 injured in train collision in Germany

The incident happened earlier today near Ibbenburen in northwest Germany.

# germany - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

# germany - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Greek subway stations are showing films demanding World War II reparations

“We demand Germany’s debts.”

# germany - Friday 8 May, 2015

It’s 70 years since World War II ended in Europe

Victory in Europe (VE) Day was declared after Germany’s unconditional surrender in Berlin on 8 May, 1945.

# germany - Thursday 7 May, 2015

PICTURES: Survivors of the Lusitania remember ‘murder by savages’

In just 18 short minutes, the boat sank and 1,198 people lost their lives. We hear from two people who lived.

# germany - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Tornado in Germany killed young man and injured his pregnant girlfriend

Widespread damage has been caused as the tornado ripped roofs from buildings and picked up cars.

# germany - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From Business ETC Germany has no cash and no trains No Trains Go

Germany has no cash and no trains

Industrial action is causing headaches for the German public.

# germany - Saturday 2 May, 2015

A new Nazi museum has opened in Germany

It’s not what you think.

# germany - Thursday 30 April, 2015

German police say they foiled terrorist attack by married couple

Authorities found a pipe bomb, assault rifle, chemicals and ammunition at the home of a married couple.

# germany - Monday 20 April, 2015

FBI director in trouble for insulting Poland over the Holocaust

James Comey made the comments in the Washington Post.

# germany - Friday 17 April, 2015

Families of Germanwings crash victims told: ‘You are not alone in these hours of loneliness’

A memorial service was held today in Germany.

# germany - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC Greece is gearing up to default on its debts Crumbling

Greece is gearing up to default on its debts

According to the Financial Times, that is.

# germany - Monday 13 April, 2015

Germanwings flight evacuated after bomb scare just before takeoff

The plane was about to fly from Germany to Italy.

# germany - Sunday 12 April, 2015

Recalling a Nazi massacre: ‘A burly German soldier killed my little brother and two women’

A town in Greece is still looking for justice.

# germany - Friday 10 April, 2015

Woman allegedly claimed her relative died in Germanwings crash to get free flights

The woman also availed of counselling that was given to family members.

# germany - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Greece has a figure for how much Germany owes in Nazi-era war debts

And the bill is big – really big.

# germany - Saturday 4 April, 2015

These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads

Scientists have observed the behaviour in the rhesus macaque species.

# germany - Friday 3 April, 2015

Nazi war criminal ‘dies a free man’ in Germany

Soren Kam was aged 93.

# germany - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Ex-cop jailed for killing a man he met through a cannibal fetish website

His victim had been a willing participant.

# germany - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From Business ETC Germany is laughing all the way to the jobs office Wunderbar

Germany is laughing all the way to the jobs office

The country’s unemployment figures for March were the best since the fall of the Berlin Wall.

# germany - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The42 This is how Ireland’s group rivals Germany got on earlier in Georgia Pool Rivals

This is how Ireland’s group rivals Germany got on earlier in Georgia

Germany avoided what would have been a costly slip-up in Euro 2016 qualification with a straightforward 2-0 win in Georgia.

Amazing insights into what US intelligence knew about Hitler in 1943

The precursor to the CIA commissioned a 229-page report into the German leader.

# germany - Friday 27 March, 2015

Locals offered money for stories in German crash tragedy town

Sixteen schoolchildren from Haltern lost their lives in Tuesday’s air crash tragedy. Locals say some members of the media have been hugely intrusive.

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash

It has also emerged the plane’s captain may have used an axe in an attempt to re-enter the cockpit.

# germany - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Some data recovered – but as yet we don’t have “the slightest explanation” for the crash

The plane, carrying 144 passengers, plunged for eight minutes before hitting the side of a mountain – with no survivors.

# germany - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Der Spiegel cover shows Angela Merkel among the Nazis The Fourth Reich This post contains a poll

Der Spiegel cover shows Angela Merkel among the Nazis

The magazine suggests this is how people see Germany.

# germany - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Presenter admits faking video of Greek Finance Minister giving middle finger

“Sorry Mr Varoufakis, we won’t do it again”.

# germany - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

People are so mad about the ECB’s new headquarters they’re burning cars in Germany

Two police officers have also been injured ahead of a massive rally to coincide with the opening of the €1.3 billion skyscraper.

# germany - Monday 16 March, 2015

Greek Finance Minister denies giving the middle finger to Germany

A German tv station dug up the video of Yanis Varoufakis – but he says it’s been doctored.

# germany - Saturday 14 March, 2015

Muslim teachers will be allowed to wear their headscarves in class

The issue has been a major topic of debate in Germany.

# germany - Thursday 12 March, 2015

# germany - Sunday 8 March, 2015

German politicians want to PAY holidaymakers to go to Greece

It’s becoming a popular tourist destination for Germans.

# germany - Friday 27 February, 2015

Germany and Greece have settled their bailout differences (for now)

German politicians have just approved the troubled country’s four-month extension.

# germany - Sunday 15 February, 2015

German carnival parade cancelled over threat of Islamist attack

A tip from security sources led to the cancellation.

# germany - Friday 13 February, 2015

From The42 This fantastic Collina-starring ad will get you in the mood for the Champions League Nifty

# germany - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

From Business ETC It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle No Pressure

It’s crunch time for Greece’s anti-austerity plans. And Germany is the biggest hurdle

The new Greek government is trying to kick free of its bailout terms.

Are we heading towards the worst East-West crisis since the Cold War?

Leaders from Ukraine Russia, France and Germany are holding last-ditch peace talks today to prevent a further escalation of the conflict.

# germany - Monday 9 February, 2015

‘No chance’: Germany won’t pay €162 billion ‘owed’ to Greece since WWII

The country’s central bank was forced to loan a massive sum to the Third Reich.

# germany - Sunday 8 February, 2015

‘Ireland will show solidarity with Greece’

Minister Simon Coveney said Ireland should be be aware of any deals struck with Greece and if they could apply to Ireland.

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