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The Latest: Germans make change to mixed relay biathlon team

Added: 20.02.2018 4:06 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Germans have made a change to their mixed relay biathlon team just hours before race time in the Pyeongchang Olympics


[Ticker] SPD members start voting on new Merkel-led government

Added: 20.02.2018 3:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

A postal vote among some 450,000 German Social Democrat members has begun in order to get their approval of another 'Grand Coalition' lead by chancellor Angela Merkel. Deadline for voting is 2 March with the result expected on 4 March. SPD's youth and left wings are fiercely opposed to another governing term with Merkel, while others fear low support for the SPD should the deal be rejected, prompting new elections.

German court to hear gender spelling suit

Added: 20.02.2018 0:34 | 0 views | 0 comments

Germany's Supreme Court is set to hear a suit filed by a woman insisting that business correspondence terms be specifically geared to her feminine gender, not the masculine.


Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles coming to Switch

Added: 19.02.2018 23:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles is coming to Switch, according to a listing on Amazon Germany.


NATO slams Germany for lack of military equipment as Russia threat grows

Added: 19.02.2018 17:37 | 0 views | 0 comments

NATO has intensified its pressure on Germany to tackle military equipment shortages amid fears Angela Merkel’s forces are not prepared to deal with the growing threat of Russia.


Merkel appoints rumoured successor to key party post

Added: 19.02.2018 16:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

February 20, 2018 5:00 AM
BERLIN • Chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday appointed a close ally as general secretary of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU), potentially paving the way for the party loyalist to succeed her as German leader.


Pilot mistakenly triggers hijacking alarm

Added: 19.02.2018 14:38 | 2 views | 0 comments

The pilot of a Lufthansa flight approaching Germany's busiest airport accidentally raised a national security alarm when he input the code for a hijacking.


EU chooses Spain's de Guindos for ECB vice-chair, paving way for German head

Added: 19.02.2018 13:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

Euro zone finance ministers on Monday (Feb 19) chose Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos to succeed European Central Bank Vice-President Vitor Constancio in May, a move likely to boost the chances of a German becoming head of the ECB next year.


Winter Olympics: Canada and Germany tie for gold in two-man bobsleigh

Added: 19.02.2018 11:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Watch highlights as Canada's Justin Kripps and Germany's Francesco Friedrich tie for gold in the men's two-man bobsleigh - the first time in 20 years the title has been shared.


The Latest: Norway wins 2 gold, Canada and Germany share 1

Added: 19.02.2018 10:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

Canada set up yet another gold medal game against the United States in women's hockey and had to share an Olympic title with Germany after a tie in the two-man bobsled


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