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Not investigating German companies on suspicion of terrorism: Turkey

Mehmet Simsek underlined that Turkey had left behind a difficult period after the defeated coup attempt last year, and Turkish economy was performing well at the moment.

Jul 30, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
Hamburg supermarket attacker was 'known Islamist'

Hamburg supermarket attacker was 'known Islamist'

On the day of the attack, he had even gone to the authorities to ask if the identify papers had arrived. Police chief Ralf Meyer said the suspect was "almost exemplary" in this aspect.

Jul 29, 2017, 17:35 PM IST

Ailing Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo seriously ill, hospital says

Liu, 61, was jailed for 11 years in 2009 for "inciting subversion of state power" after he helped write a petition known as "Charter 08" calling for sweeping political reforms.

Jul 10, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
German tennis legend Boris Becker declared bankrupt

German tennis legend Boris Becker declared bankrupt

The bankruptcy application was made by private bankers Arbuthnot Latham & Co in connection with a judgment debt owed them by Becker dating back to 2015.

Jun 21, 2017, 20:58 PM IST

German jobless rate hits new record low in May

The German unemployment rate dropped to a new record low in May, data showed on Wednesday, in another sign of the strength of the labour market in Europe`s largest economy.

May 31, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

German consumer confidence up for second month

German consumers remain in an upbeat mood for a second month in a row, dismissing risks on the horizon in view of a humming economy, said a closely-watched survey Wednesday.

May 24, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Turkey hit back at German to pull its troops out of a key NATO base

Relations between Turkey and German plunged after Turkey imprisoned Deniz Yucel.

May 18, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu says German minister wouldn't take his call after snub

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu says German minister wouldn't take his call after snub

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he tried to telephone Germany`s foreign minister to clear the air after cancelling talks during Sigmar Gabriel`s visit to Israel but the German minister would not take the call.

Apr 28, 2017, 15:00 PM IST
Benjamin Netanyahu may cancel talks with German minister over NGO

Benjamin Netanyahu may cancel talks with German minister over NGO

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has threatened to cancel talks set for Tuesday with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel over the visiting diplomat`s plan to also meet rights groups critical of Israel`s government.

Apr 25, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

Taliban kills three soldiers at army HQ in northern Afghanistan

At least three Afghan army soldiers were killed and several wounded on Friday when Taliban gunmen attacked a military headquarters in northern Afghanistan, officials said.

Apr 21, 2017, 22:34 PM IST

German police arrest three suspected of helping plan violence: Report

German police have arrested three people on suspicion of supporting a suspected Islamist militant and helping to prepare a serious act of violent subversion against the state.

Apr 14, 2017, 21:37 PM IST

German court upholds partial ban of Erdogan poem

A Hamburg court has upheld an injunction prohibiting a German television comedian from repeating elements of a crude poem he wrote about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Feb 10, 2017, 16:46 PM IST
Formula One: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton launches competition for fans to design his new helmet

Formula One: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton launches competition for fans to design his new helmet

Mercedes are due to unveil the new car at Silverstone on Feb. 23 with the season starting in Australia on March 26.

Jan 27, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Aus Open'17: Andy Murray beats Sam Querrey in straight sets to reach fourth round of grand slam

Aus Open'17: Andy Murray beats Sam Querrey in straight sets to reach fourth round of grand slam

Seeking his maiden title in Melbourne after five losses in the final, Murray was made to work hard to close out victory in the third set.

Jan 20, 2017, 12:50 PM IST
Australian Open 2017: 'Birthday-Girl' Angelique Kerber advances to third round, beats Carina Witthoeft in a hard-fought battle

Australian Open 2017: 'Birthday-Girl' Angelique Kerber advances to third round, beats Carina Witthoeft in a hard-fought battle

The defending champion, who turned 29, battled through 6-2, 6-7 (3/7), 6-2 and will next face either Kristyna Pliskova or Irina-Camelia Begu.

Jan 18, 2017, 10:50 AM IST
Bayern Munich's star Thomas Muller finds English Premier League very difficult

Bayern Munich's star Thomas Muller finds English Premier League very difficult

Muller, 27, suggested that Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is struggling because of the unpredictable and highly competitive nature of the league.

Jan 07, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
Barack Obama calls Angela Merkel to offer US help after attack: White House

Barack Obama calls Angela Merkel to offer US help after attack: White House

President Barack Obama has called German Chancellor Angela Merkel to offer assistance and condolences following a deadly attack on a Berlin Christmas market.

Dec 20, 2016, 23:26 PM IST
Nico Rosberg expects Liberty to bring new ideas to F1

Nico Rosberg expects Liberty to bring new ideas to F1

Rosberg also believes the new owners are well positioned to exploit fresh markets for Formula One, away from its traditional fan bases.

Sep 15, 2016, 23:29 PM IST
Volkswagen's Audi steps up collaboration with Chinese tech groups

Volkswagen's Audi steps up collaboration with Chinese tech groups

Volkswagen`s luxury car unit Audi has agreed to deepen collaboration with Chinese internet technology groups to offer more digital services in the world`s largest car market.

Sep 11, 2016, 20:27 PM IST

Ranger dies in Spain blaze after German lights toilet paper

 A park ranger died while fighting a blaze in the Canary Islands allegedly sparked by a German man.

Aug 05, 2016, 06:23 AM IST