# germany - Today’s News
A glimpse at a little-seen world.
# germany - Wednesday 20 February, 2013
The German competition watchdog has launched an investigation into the company’s policy which prevents third-party traders from selling their products cheaper elsewhere.
# germany - Monday 18 February, 2013
Mario Draghi tells MEPs that the European Central Bank only checks ‘monetary financing’ operations once a year
In its monthly report the Bundesbank says the deal illustrates problematic overlaps between fiscal and monetary policy.
# germany - Thursday 7 February, 2013
German Chancellor Angela Merkel told gay footballers they should have no fear of revealing their homosexuality
# germany - Saturday 2 February, 2013
Today Russia marks the 70th anniversary of a brutal battle in which the Red Army defeated Nazi forces and changed the course of World War II.
# germany - Friday 1 February, 2013
Blaer Bjarkardottir, 15, had been referred to as ‘girl’ by officials before winning her case.
# germany - Wednesday 30 January, 2013
Angela Merkel says freedom should never been taken for granted, on the 80th anniversary of Hitler’s rise to power.
# germany - Sunday 27 January, 2013
Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will address world leaders – including Angela Merkel – in Chile today as hopes for a deal on Ireland’s bank debt took a blow last night and the opposition criticised the government’s lack of openness.
# germany - Friday 25 January, 2013
Today marks the second day of the strike at two German airports.
# germany - Wednesday 23 January, 2013
Concerns about jobs at the IFSC are among the reasons that Ireland has not signed up to implementing a levy on financial transactions despite Greece, Portugal, Italy, Spain, Germany and France all doing so.
# germany - Tuesday 22 January, 2013
The British Prime Minister hopes to negotiate fundamental changes in his country’s membership of the European Union, but this would have profound consequences for this island, writes James Kilcourse.
The two countries sought to paper-over tensions from the euro crisis when their leaders kicked off events marking 50 years of post-war reconciliation.
# germany - Sunday 20 January, 2013
Angela Merkel’s CDU-Free Democrats coalition is neck and neck with an opposition alliance in elections in Lower Saxony.
# germany - Thursday 17 January, 2013
The man died last year and his family is seeking €80,000 in damages for his suffering.
# germany - Tuesday 15 January, 2013
The German club are keeping ‘ruhig’ about the whole deal but could be about to out-fox Chelsea and Man City.
# germany - Monday 14 January, 2013
Police believe that the tunnel may have taken weeks or even months to construct.
# germany - Sunday 13 January, 2013
Yet another batch of draft documents has made its way out via the Bundestag. Here’s the story of how it happens.
# germany - Saturday 12 January, 2013
The teenager ran away from his adoptive parents in Italy and was driving towards Poland – before being stopped in Germany.
# germany - Sunday 6 January, 2013
The man has been in Austria for seven weeks but appears to have lost his memory and has no identification papers.
# germany - Saturday 5 January, 2013
The German Chancellor’s party faces a tough battle in the upcoming Lower Saxony state vote.
# germany - Thursday 3 January, 2013
Two senior doctors have been suspended from the Leipzig University Clinic’s organ transplant centre as part of an investigation into alleged manipulation of the waiting list.
# germany - Tuesday 1 January, 2013
Even as they crumble, these ruined stately homes still portray decadence in photographs of Thomas Jorion.
# germany - Saturday 29 December, 2012
British documents reveal the countries desire to make sure that President Reagan’s visit in 1982 materialised.
# germany - Friday 21 December, 2012
Never thought I’d type that sentence.
# germany - Tuesday 18 December, 2012
A&L Goodbody says that “significant” German business interaction with Ireland led them to set up dedicated German-speaking department.
# germany - Saturday 15 December, 2012
The newly released files also uncover attempts to turn Ireland into a fascist state, in addition to Britain’s wartime recruitment within the 26 counties.
# germany - Friday 14 December, 2012
A group representing 100,000 zoophiles says it may challenge a new anti-bestiality bill at the country’s highest court.
House prices are booming as people seek stability as a consequence of the European debt crisis.
# germany - Monday 10 December, 2012
Der Bomber hopes the Argentine’s record stands the test of time.
# germany - Sunday 9 December, 2012
Wolfgang Stark bravely stepped forward after seeing TV replays and apologised for his error.
# germany - Friday 7 December, 2012
A new study says the clergy has been accused of 576 cases of sexual assault between 2000 and 2010.
# germany - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
When friends of Norway’s Crown Princess couldn’t travel to India to welcome their newborn surrogate twins she went to look after them until the two fathers could.
# germany - Saturday 1 December, 2012
Abandoned since 1954.
Revival of medieval ‘foundling’ boxes in which abandoned babies were placed send “bad message to society”.
# germany - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Jakub Blaszczykowski finished off a sweeping move that stunned their Bundesliga opponents.
# germany - Monday 26 November, 2012
At least six others have been injured in the fire near Freiburg in south-western Germany.
Over 700 of the 2,100 Jews living in Norway at the start of World War II were deported, only 34 survived concentration camps.
# germany - Friday 23 November, 2012
# germany - Thursday 15 November, 2012
Fund administrators and German officials say payments to Holocaust survivors are needed “more than ever” as they enter their final years.
The Hamburg stopper has expressed his concerns three years after his friend and fellow goalkeeper Robert Enke committed suicide.