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Why Donald Trump is so popular at Germany's carnival celebrations:

February 17th, 2017

Cartoonists around the world love the new US president for his unique hairdo, but that's not all. As the Carnival season really kicks off in Germany, Donald Trump-style wigs are just about sold out.


Support for Germany's Social Democrats drops for first time since Schulz nomination:

February 26th, 2017

For the first time since Martin Schulz was named as the SPD's candidate for chancellor, the party has lost momentum in an opinion poll. The SPD has dropped one point, while support for the CDU and AfD held steady.


More than 3,500 attacks on refugees in Germany in 2016: report:

February 26th, 2017

New figures show there were nearly ten attacks on refugees and refugee accommodation every day in Germany in 2016. The country's opposition says the government is not doing enough against right-wing violence.


Car rams Heidelberg pedestrians, killing one man:

February 25th, 2017

One man has died from his injuries and two others were injured after being struck by a car in Heidelberg. The knife-wielding driver was intercepted by a police patrol and shot by an officer following a brief standoff.


Polish owner of Berlin Christmas terror truck just wants his vehicle back:

February 25th, 2017

Ariel Zurawski lost his cousin in Berlin's Christmas market terror attack and now he faces losing his business. He has rejected charity donations towards him - he just wants his truck back.


Hitler phone a fake: German phone expert:

February 25th, 2017

A phone sold as one used by Hitler and billed as "arguably the most destructive 'weapon' of all time" has been called a con by a German expert. The authenticity of the phone's lineage has sparked online debate.


Free tuition in Germany not attractive for all foreigners:

February 24th, 2017

A new study says Germany is an exception with its free higher education. But while free tuition brings lots of foreign students here, it’s also keeping some of them away.


Germany mulls a real, but unrealistic, pledge on defense spending:

February 24th, 2017

Years after it pledged to spend billions more on defense, new pressure from the US is forcing the German government to consider whether it can actually meet its goal.


Baby polar bear makes public debut at Munich Zoo:

February 24th, 2017

A cute polar bear cub at the Munich Zoo has taken her first steps outdoors. The zoo hopes the cub will attract greater attentioned to the endangered species.


German writers, journalists call for Merkel to defend freedom of expression in Turkey:

February 24th, 2017

Calls are growing for German Chancellor Angela Merkel to actively promote freedom of expression in Turkey. The pressure comes after German journalist Deniz Yücel was detained by Turkish authorities.


Hiking initiative in Bavarian Alps aims to integrate refugees:

February 24th, 2017

A new initiative in Bavaria hopes to improve integration among newly-arrived refugees by introducing them to the "alpine" way of life. Locals volunteer as guides on the mountaineering tour.


Report: Germany's spy agency monitored journalists across the globe:

February 24th, 2017

The German Intelligence Agency (BND) has spied on journalists from the BBC and 'The New York Times,' reported 'Der Spiegel.' Press rights watchdogs have criticized the latest revelations of foul play at the BND.


Germany's SPD out to cap CEO salaries:

February 24th, 2017

Germany's Social Democrats have drafted a new law to tax the bonuses of top CEOs. The SPD, currently in government with Merkel, is busy making social justice a key plank of its election campaign.


Germany's Greens falling on Schulz effect:

February 24th, 2017

Martin Schulz has turned the SPD’s fortunes around. He’s done the same for the Greens too, but not for the better. While Angela Merkel’s challenger is reviving tired Social Democrats the Greens are slipping in the polls.


Germans surprised, disturbed at idea of Russian youth 'storming Reichstag':

February 24th, 2017

Is it really just a game? Moscow wants to use military exercises to revive the memory of the storming of the Reichstag. German observers are warning against a dangerous militarization of Russia's youth.


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