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# germany - Today’s News


# germany - Yesterday’s News

Former Nazi guard (94) goes on trial over 170,000 Auschwitz deaths

But Reinhold Hanning is unlikely to serve time over his role at the death camp.

# germany - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

Ten dead and 81 injured in German commuter train crash

The accident, which happened near the spa town of Bad Aibling, is the worst on a commuter rail line in Germany in many years.

# germany - Sunday 7 February, 2016

From The42 23 police officers injured in Bundesliga riot I Predict A Riot

23 police officers injured in Bundesliga riot

There were ugly scenes after Schalke’s clash with Wolfsburg.

# germany - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Two Algerian men arrested over suspected Islamic State plot in Berlin

They are suspected of having links to the jihadist group.

# germany - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

New laws in Germany will make clients of sex-workers wear condoms

The laws will come into effect in July 2017 if they receive parliamentary backing.

# germany - Saturday 30 January, 2016

No truth in Russian claims that girl was ‘raped by migrants’ – German officials

The 13-year-old Russian-German girl ignited an international row with her claims.

# germany - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Four huge sperm whales have washed up dead on an English beach

The dead whales are believed to come from a pod of six. Similar deaths have been reported over the last week.

# germany - Saturday 23 January, 2016

# germany - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Hunt for convicted sex offender who escaped during day-release at beer hall

He slipped way while he and one of his guards were in the toilet.

# germany - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

1980s West German militants reappear ‘to rob cash for retirement’

Red Army Faction disbanded in the late 1990s.

# germany - Monday 18 January, 2016

A 95-year-old former Auschwitz medic is going on trial next month

The man will be standing on at least 3,681 counts of being an accessory to murder.

# germany - Friday 15 January, 2016

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports

Authorities denied placing entire groups of people under suspicion, but said the measure was aimed at laying down clear ground rules.

# germany - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

More than 200 arrested after protesters smash cars at anti-refugee rally in Germany

The protesters were said to be smashing cars and breaking windows.

Putin denies trying to scare Angela Merkel with his dog

The German chancellor was not a fan of Konni.

# germany - Monday 11 January, 2016

Group of migrants attacked by 20-strong mob in Cologne

A group of Pakistanis and a Syrian were violently attacked late last night.

# germany - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Poll reveals fear of terrorism as Lucinda Creighton suggests refugee screening

The Renua leader Lucinda Creighton was speaking following the sex attacks in Cologne on New Year’s Eve.

# germany - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Tear gas and water cannon used to disperse far-right Pegida rally in Cologne Germany This post contains videos

Tear gas and water cannon used to disperse far-right Pegida rally in Cologne

The rally comes as Angela Merkel backed rules to make deportations easier.

# germany - Friday 8 January, 2016

At least 231 children abused at Catholic boys’ choir run by Pope Benedict’s brother

George Ratzinger, Benedict’s older brother, ran the famous Regensburg choir from 1964 to 1994.

Police say most Cologne mob suspects were asylum seekers

Police have confirmed receiving over 120 complaints of assaults, ranging from groping to two alleged rapes.

Hitler’s notorious manifesto back in German bookstores for the first time since WWII

Mein Kampf was reprinted after falling into the public domain at the start of this month.

# germany - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Fear and anger grip Cologne after spate of New Year’s Eve sexual attacks on women

The attacks are believed to have been coordinated.

Head of controversial Irish group addresses far-right rally in Germany

Identity Ireland said Germany’s Pegida movement invited Peter O’Loughlin to speak at its first rally of the year.

# germany - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Dissident republicans, hospital overcrowding and a nuclear test had everyone talking.

‘They were groping us and we were trying to get away’ – Cologne sex attacks spark protests

German leaders have condemned the string of New Year’s Eve attacks.

More airline deaths due to deliberate acts than accidental crashes in 2015

There were eight accidental airline crashes last year – accounting for 161 passenger and crew deaths.

# germany - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Dozens of sexual assaults in German city on New Year’s Eve

As many as 1,000 men are thought to have been involved

# germany - Sunday 3 January, 2016

You can now read Anne Frank’s diary online

(If you speak Dutch).

# germany - Friday 1 January, 2016

Check out this fascinating World War I recruitment poster targeting Irish men

“Is Germany going to treat Ireland differently from Poland?”

# germany - Monday 28 December, 2015

Man dies after trying to blow up a condom machine

The 29-year-old man was hit by debris from the exploding machine after his home-made bomb detonated.

# germany - Friday 25 December, 2015

The fascinating story of an Irish jazz sensation who witnessed the Nazis come to power

Josephine Alexandra Mitchell, or Zandra, was the country’s first female saxophonist.

# germany - Monday 21 December, 2015

Germany is about to get its own version of TG4′s ‘Horse Outside’ dating programme

‘Pioc do Ride’ went viral earlier this year when a man turned down a date in favour of a car service.

German church holds Star Wars themed mass to attract more young people

About 500 people heeded the call and attended the service, some carrying lightsaber props or wearing Darth Vader masks.

# germany - Sunday 20 December, 2015

From The42 Schweinsteiger insists he has replicated 2014 World Cup form for United Defiant

Schweinsteiger insists he has replicated 2014 World Cup form for United

“Honestly, I am not impressed by the criticism that has been brought up.”

# germany - Saturday 19 December, 2015

From Business ETC Hitler’s 3-mile-long abandoned Nazi resort is being transformed into a luxury getaway Baltic Beaches

Hitler’s 3-mile-long abandoned Nazi resort is being transformed into a luxury getaway

Hitler ordered the construction of the massive ‘Prora’ complex in the 1930s – but it later fell into ruin.

# germany - Sunday 13 December, 2015

69 German police officers injured in clashes with left wing protesters

The protesters had turned up to counter a neo-Nazi demonstration in Leipzig.

# germany - Friday 11 December, 2015

From The42 Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 1 Top Dogs

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 1

It’s time to take a closer look at the top sides in tomorrow’s draw.

# germany - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Woman denies she was involved in neo-Nazi killing spree

She says the murders were carried out by two men she considered “family”.

# germany - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

South Korean family charged with murder over brutal hotel exorcism

A 41-year-old woman was “severely” beaten, allegedly by a group including her own son.

Time’s Person of the Year is…

It was between Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Hassan Rouhani, Angela Merkel, and Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi.

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