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# germany - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

# germany - Thursday 9 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Toilet brush becomes an unlikely protest symbol in Hamburg demonstrations Brush With The Law

Toilet brush becomes an unlikely protest symbol in Hamburg demonstrations

The unrest in the German city centres on the eviction of an anarchist community centre.

# germany - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cocaine delivered to Aldi in believed ‘logistical error’ by drug smugglers Whoops

# germany - Friday 3 January, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s been talking about Pat Cox, a Donegal house fire, and the bad weather…

From TheJournal.ie One killed and eight injured as WWII bomb explodes Germany

One killed and eight injured as WWII bomb explodes

The accident happened in Euskirchen, not far from former capital Bonn in western Germany.

# germany - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

From Business ETC Researchers show how thieves robbed ATMs with USB sticks Hackers

Researchers show how thieves robbed ATMs with USB sticks

Thieves cut holes to expose an ATM’s USB ports, allowing them to install malware and access its funds later.

# germany - Monday 30 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Germany urges Japan to deal ‘honestly’ with WWII past The Past

Germany urges Japan to deal ‘honestly’ with WWII past

Germany said it has tried to deal with its own actions during World War II and urged Japan and other countries to do likewise.

# germany - Sunday 22 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘A fight for power is not for me’: Putin foe Khodorkovsky vows to stay away from Russia Russia

‘A fight for power is not for me’: Putin foe Khodorkovsky vows to stay away from Russia

The Kremlin critic surfaced in Germany hours after his release on Friday from a prison in an obscure corner of northern Russia, following a surprise pardon by President Vladimir Putin.

# germany - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Ireland at 67th in FIFA rankings, Spain finish top for sixth year on the trot

La Roja go into a World Cup year as top dogs again.

# germany - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Three months after election, ‘grand coalition’ elects Angela Merkel as chancellor Chancellor Merkel

Three months after election, ‘grand coalition’ elects Angela Merkel as chancellor

Merkel becomes only Germany’s third post-war chancellor to win a third mandate and is now “at the peak of her power” writes a German online news magazine.

# germany - Thursday 12 December, 2013

From Business ETC SIPTU calls on Liebherr to “respect the industrial relations process” in pay dispute Job Fears

SIPTU calls on Liebherr to “respect the industrial relations process” in pay dispute

The Labour Court last week awarded a 2.5 per cent pay increase to workers which the company say will be paid when agreement is reached on changes to work practices.

# germany - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Unhappy campers: VW announces the end of the line for iconic ‘Bus’ Harsh Buzz

Unhappy campers: VW announces the end of the line for iconic ‘Bus’

It was the Mystery Machine and the centre of Little Miss Sunshine, but now the VW Bus is to be no more.

# germany - Friday 6 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Winter storms claim ten lives across Europe Xaver

Winter storms claim ten lives across Europe

The deaths toll includes two people killed in Britain. Atlantic storm ‘Xaver’ also hit Sweden, The Netherlands and Germany badly.

# germany - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

From Business ETC Ireland tops Forbes list of ‘Best Countries for Business’ Rising Fortunes

Ireland tops Forbes list of ‘Best Countries for Business’

The business magazine’s annual list shows Ireland moving up six places. The UK is in 12th place this year. Germany is 24th.

# germany - Monday 2 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps Tribute

75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps

Hearing of violence against Jewish community in Germany and Austria, English stockbroker Nicholas Winton organised transport of children to safety.

# germany - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie After two months, Merkel forms coalition government in Germany Germany

After two months, Merkel forms coalition government in Germany

Angela Merkel has made concessions on gender quotas, the minimum wage and a toll on the Autobahn for foreigners, but she has a government.

# germany - Sunday 24 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Iran deal wins praise, amid warnings next steps will be tougher Nuclear Talks

Iran deal wins praise, amid warnings next steps will be tougher

After almost a decade of stalemate, three rounds of negotiations since September led to a pre-dawn interim deal in Geneva.

# germany - Saturday 23 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Uncertainty over progress in Iran talks as Kerry set to leave Geneva Nuclear Talks

Uncertainty over progress in Iran talks as Kerry set to leave Geneva

US Secretary of State is to leave for London, while Iran’s chief negotiator expressed doubts over a deal.

# germany - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Germany make it two defeats on the trot for Hodgson’s England

Arsenal centre half Per Mertesacker headed the only goal of the game in London.

# germany - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Khedira’s World Cup in doubt after cruciate tear

The Germany and Real Madrid was forced off after a collision with Andrea Pirlo.

# germany - Thursday 14 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Over 340 arrested in global child pornography investigation Project Spade

Over 340 arrested in global child pornography investigation

The gardaí were among police forces from 10 countries who took part in the inquiry. However a spokesperson for the force said there was no information on any Irish arrests.

# germany - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Spain and Germany mix it up with World Cup 2014 kits

The two European heavyweights released new strips today and won’t wear their traditional coloured shorts in Brazil next year.

# germany - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Iran hits back at US over nuclear talks failure Geneva Talks

Iran hits back at US over nuclear talks failure

US Secretary of State John Kerry said yesterday that Iran had baulked at a proposed deal just as world powers were set to sign up to it.

# germany - Saturday 9 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 75 years on: Kristallnacht in pictures Holocaust This post contains images

75 years on: Kristallnacht in pictures

Seen as the start of the Holocaust, Kristallnacht took place across Germany 75 years ago tonight.

# germany - Friday 8 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel Tortoise

Tortoise has amputated leg replaced with Lego wheel

Schildi keeps on rollin’.

# germany - Sunday 3 November, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Picasso and Matisse paintings stolen by Nazis found in a German flat – report Nazis

Picasso and Matisse paintings stolen by Nazis found in a German flat – report

The Nazis massively plundered artworks in Germany and across Europe before and during World War II, confiscating many from Jews or forcing them to sell their works at a low price.

From TheJournal.ie Huge WWII bomb found in Germany forces evacuation of 20,000 people Dortmund

Huge WWII bomb found in Germany forces evacuation of 20,000 people

The bomb was discovered by experts searched for unexploded Allied ordnance.

# germany - Monday 28 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie How chemical weapons inspectors learn to do their jobs Tough Day At Work

How chemical weapons inspectors learn to do their jobs

A new batch of chemical weapons inspectors are learning how to tell if an attack has taken place or not.

# germany - Saturday 26 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie German spy chiefs will travel to US to demand explanations Spygate

German spy chiefs will travel to US to demand explanations

Allegations of US spying has caused “a moment of tension” with some allies, admitted the US.

# germany - Thursday 24 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach on Merkel ‘bugging’ claims: ‘I always operate on the basis that my calls are listened to’ Spying

# germany - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Merkel calls Obama over claims the US is spying on her mobile phone Spying

Merkel calls Obama over claims the US is spying on her mobile phone

President Obama denied the claim according to a US spokesperson.

From TheJournal.ie Vatican suspends Germany’s ‘bling bishop’ over ostentatious lifestyle Catholic Church

Vatican suspends Germany’s ‘bling bishop’ over ostentatious lifestyle

The bishop flew to Rome last week with low-cost airline Ryanair to explain himself to Pope Francis after the cost of his extravagant new residence complex blew out to at least €31 million

# germany - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie ‘Bling bishop’ could lose German church more of its flock Fancy Palace

‘Bling bishop’ could lose German church more of its flock

The Catholic Bishop of Limburg is generating critical headlines after blowing €31m on his new palace.

# germany - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Negotiators arrive at UN for crucial talks on Iran’s nuclear plan Nukes

Negotiators arrive at UN for crucial talks on Iran’s nuclear plan

Israel and the West say Iran’s nuclear programme is aimed at developing an atomic bomb, but Tehran says it is for peaceful purposes only.

# germany - Friday 11 October, 2013

The missing men: 8 German stars Ireland don’t have to face

We’ll take any good news where we can get it.

# germany - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Keane remains the major doubt as King holds off on team announcement

The interim boss won’t name his starting line-up until he absolutely has to.

‘If we play our own game I’m convinced we will win’ – Özil

The Germany attacker, who will win his 50th cap against Ireland, also added that he is loving life at Arsenal.

History lesson: The day Ireland defeated Germany in their own back yard

It is 19 years since the Boys in Green earned a 2-0 win in Hannover.

# germany - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: World War II refugees reunited in Ireland after more than 60 years Friends Reunited

In pictures: World War II refugees reunited in Ireland after more than 60 years

A group of 21 children who had been evacuated to Ireland returned to our shores last weekend, as part of The Gathering.

Twelve months on: A look back at Ireland’s 6-1 defeat to Germany

Saturday marks a year since one of the nation’s most humbling results in international football.