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Germany

Liverpool defeat has ruined Barcelona's season, says Lionel Messi

In his first news conference in over four years and his first media appearance since this month`s 4-3 semi-final aggregate reverse, the usually tight-lipped Messi did not hold back in his criticism of Barca`s display at Anfield.

May 24, 2019, 23:32 PM IST

Naomi Osaka adjusting to clay in time for French Open

Osaka reached the semi-finals in Stuttgart and the quarter-finals in Madrid and Rome on the red dirt this season.

May 24, 2019, 22:15 PM IST

Hockey India names 33 probables for Junior Men's national coaching camp

The tournament will see Belgium, Germany, Great Britain, Argentina, Austria, the Netherlands, Spain along with India vie for the top honours.

May 11, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Swedish female soccer players call for unity to tackle inequality

Huge crowds have attended women`s games in England, Italy and Spain recently and defender Nilla Fischer told Reuters that fans, players, sponsors and governing bodies would all have to work together to ensure better pay for female players.

Apr 05, 2019, 18:22 PM IST

Dutch not favourites against struggling Germany: Virgil van Dijk

The Dutch beat the Germans 3-0 at home last October and came from behind with two late goals to force a 2-2 draw away in Gelsenkirchen one month later to win a place in the Nations League finals.

Mar 23, 2019, 17:19 PM IST

New-look Germany make promising start with 1-1 draw against Serbia

The Germans, knocked out of the World Cup in the group stage and relegated in the Nations League last year, had only one player from their 2014 World Cup victory in the starting line-up and their oldest outfield player was aged 24.

Mar 21, 2019, 07:22 AM IST

Germany will not look at crashed Boeing 737 MAX black box, Canada grounds jets

Germany`s federal agency responsible for investigating air accidents will not analyse the black box from the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday, casting uncertainty over the process of finding out what may have caused the disaster.

Mar 14, 2019, 00:41 AM IST

France and Germany to launch first contracts on future combat jets

The French and German governments are expected to award the companies involved additional contracts to advance technologies and work on demonstrators this summer.

Feb 06, 2019, 20:16 PM IST

Japan, Germany say Venezuela leadership crisis needs peaceful solution

Merkel, on a two-day visit to Japan, echoed many European nations in recognising Guaido as Venezuela`s interim leader and said he should organise new elections as soon as possible.

Feb 04, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Germany, Australia off to strong starts in Davis Cup qualifiers

World number 32 Kohlschreiber earlier rallied past Zsombor Piros 6-7(6) 7-5 6-4.

Feb 02, 2019, 12:00 PM IST

German Chancellor Angela Merkel shutting down her Facebook page

Merkel announced the move to give up her Facebook page in a short video on her official page on Friday, The Guardian reported. 

Feb 02, 2019, 11:41 AM IST

German police arrest three Iraqis suspected of planning attack

The suspects were arrested in the northern state of Schleswig-Holstein.

Jan 30, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

Germany to phase out coal by 2038 in move away from fossil fuels

The commission`s plans are at the centre of Germany`s strategy to shift to renewables, which made up more than 40 percent of the energy mix last year, beating coal for the first time.

Jan 26, 2019, 16:23 PM IST

Germany's Maas: We need to talk about reopening the Brexit accord

May`s two-year attempt to forge an amicable divorce with an independent trade policy was crushed by parliament in the biggest defeat for a British leader in modern history.

Jan 18, 2019, 12:24 PM IST

German airport security staff begin one-day strike

Strike action is also expected in Munich, Leipzig, Dresden and Erfurt, meaning hundreds of flights will be cancelled.

Jan 15, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

German airport security staff strike hits more than 600 flights

The workers union has demanded a pay increase to 20 euros per hour before tax.

Jan 10, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Hacker behind Germany's massive data leak identified, arrested

On January 4, it was revealed that the personal data of hundreds of German politicians, journalists and celebrities had been uploaded via Twitter.

 

Jan 09, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

Alexander Zverev, Angelique Kerber lead Germany to Hopman Cup final

Germany is now scheduled to square off against Switzerland, which features former world number one Roger Federer and world No 54 Belinda Bencic of Switzerland.

Jan 05, 2019, 14:32 PM IST

Chancellor Angela Merkel, hundreds of German politicians' details leaked online in massive data breach

The country's cyber defence body BSI met held a crisis meeting immediately after the news of the hack emerged.

Jan 04, 2019, 23:25 PM IST

Brexit poses risk, but German economy poised for further growth: minister

German exporters are also struggling with a more general slowdown of foreign demand as the global economy cools.

 

Jan 03, 2019, 10:51 AM IST