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# bundestag - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Police clash with protesters as Germany passes law to impose 10pm curfews
# Bundestag
# Bundestag

Police clash with protesters as Germany passes law to impose 10pm curfews

Apr 21st 2021, 9:20 PM 22,781 Views 40 Comments

Police said some 150 people were detained for throwing bottles, attacking officers and failing to comply with rules on wearing masks.

# bundestag - Thursday 17 July, 2014

German MP facing child porn charges for alleged downloads to work computer
# Germany
# Germany

German MP facing child porn charges for alleged downloads to work computer

Jul 17th 2014, 4:22 PM 7,410 Views 10 Comments

Prosecutor’s statement says the lawmaker is accused of downloading illegal videos onto his Bundestag laptop late last year.

# bundestag - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Explainer: How Irish bailout documents keep getting leaked to the public... via Germany
# Euroleaks
# Euroleaks

Explainer: How Irish bailout documents keep getting leaked to the public... via Germany

Jan 13th 2013, 7:45 AM 11,773 Views 32 Comments

Yet another batch of draft documents has made its way out via the Bundestag. Here’s the story of how it happens.

# bundestag - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Explainer: How do Irish bailout documents keep ending up in Germany?
# Leaks
# Leaks

Explainer: How do Irish bailout documents keep ending up in Germany?

Jun 13th 2012, 2:12 PM 3,937 Views 25 Comments

The European Commission says the latest leak is “unfortunate and irresponsible”. But why does it keep happening?

# bundestag - Monday 27 February, 2012

German MPs vote to approve second Greek bailout
# Germany
# Germany

German MPs vote to approve second Greek bailout

Feb 27th 2012, 7:14 PM 1,396 Views 38 Comments

The vote was passed easily despite much scepticism in Germany about Greece’s ability to meet the terms of the second assistance package.

'An offer they can't refuse': German minister wants Greece to leave eurozone
# Debt Crisis
# Debt Crisis

'An offer they can't refuse': German minister wants Greece to leave eurozone

Feb 27th 2012, 9:20 AM 3,591 Views 44 Comments

The interior minister Hans-Peter Friedrich tells Der Spiegel that instead of forcing Greece out, it should get offers it “can’t refuse”.

# bundestag - Friday 17 February, 2012

German president Christian Wulff resigns over corruption scandal
# Scandal
# Scandal

German president Christian Wulff resigns over corruption scandal

Feb 17th 2012, 10:47 AM 2,182 Views 23 Comments

Chancellor Angela Merkel has cancelled a trip to Italy to deal with the controversy

# bundestag - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

TDs off to Berlin to discuss 2012 Budget leaks
# Unsere Freunde
# Unsere Freunde

TDs off to Berlin to discuss 2012 Budget leaks

Jan 24th 2012, 6:01 PM 2,648 Views 29 Comments

The Oireachtas Finance committee is heading to meet its German counterpart – the one that got our Budget in November.

# bundestag - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Budget proposals doc had to be shown as ‘constitutional requirement’
# Budget Leaks
# Budget Leaks

Budget proposals doc had to be shown as ‘constitutional requirement’

Nov 23rd 2011, 12:54 PM 1,965 Views 57 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny tells Dáil today that draft proposals were shown to German parliament as a constitutional requirement of… the German parliament.

# bundestag - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Budget leaks: Dublin and Brussels in €300m dispute over public pay bill
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Budget leaks: Dublin and Brussels in €300m dispute over public pay bill

Nov 20th 2011, 9:29 AM 5,869 Views 63 Comments

The government says cutting public jobs will save €2.5bn by 2015 – but the European Commission’s draft report is far less optimistic.

# bundestag - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Budget leaks: €3.5bn Budget for 2013 still won’t meet Troika targets
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Budget leaks: €3.5bn Budget for 2013 still won’t meet Troika targets

Nov 19th 2011, 9:29 AM 7,330 Views 50 Comments

Briefing notes prepared for German MPs also predict that employment will continue to fall next year, and that Ireland may miss bank targets.

# bundestag - Friday 18 November, 2011

REVEALED: Government’s leaked plans for Ireland’s austerity budgets
# Budget Leaks
# Budget Leaks

REVEALED: Government’s leaked plans for Ireland’s austerity budgets

Nov 18th 2011, 1:59 PM 19,775 Views 175 Comments

TheJournal.ie has obtained the documents, given to German MPs, which outline the contents of the 2012 and 2013 Budgets.

Berlin documents were compiled six weeks BEFORE Budget Day
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Berlin documents were compiled six weeks BEFORE Budget Day

Nov 18th 2011, 8:24 AM 3,532 Views 45 Comments

The documents sent to Germany’s parliamentary committees were compiled by Brussels while Ireland was busy with its election.