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Polish opposition wants to amend disputed Holocaust bill

Added: 21.02.2018 20:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

Poland's main opposition party Tuesday tabled an amendment to the government's controversial Holocaust bill, which was meant to defend Warsaw's image abroad but instead stoked tensions with Israel, Ukraine and the US. "The political crisis triggered by clumsy and disastrous diplomacy, by thoughtless remarks, has brought us to a point where we politicians are forced to react," Platform leader Grzegorz Schetyna told reporters. The Holocaust legislation, which takes effect next week, penalises statements attributing Nazi German crimes to the Polish state with a jail sentence of up to three years.


‘You’re damaging Germany’ Merkel ally hits out at Foreign Minister in furious NATO rant

Added: 21.02.2018 20:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

GERMANY’s Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has been accused of damaging Germany’s credibility by an ally of Angela Merkel in a furious rant over Berlin’s commitment to military spending in the latest clash between the country’s governing parties.


Porsche is letting its diesel past die, killing it even - Roadshow

Added: 21.02.2018 19:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

The German manufacturer is saying goodbye to its oil-burners and hello to electrons.

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Sarri demands better from Napoli ´buffoons´

Added: 21.02.2018 18:10 | 0 views | 0 comments

Maurizio Sarri is demanding more from his side in the return meeting with RB Leipzig after Napoli “played like buffoons” in their Europa League first-leg loss. The Serie A leaders must overturn a 3-1 deficit when they play in Germany on Thursday, but coach Sarri fears his players may be affected by the fans’ lack of appetite for […]


Italian election: Eurosceptic candidate RAGES at Merkel for pushing pro-German EU policy

Added: 21.02.2018 15:42 | 1 views | 0 comments

ITALIAN election hopeful Matteo Salvini has accused German Chancellor Angela Merkel of "damaging" other EU members by putting her own country's interests first.


USA women bobsledders in elite company with Germany, Canada at Olympics

Added: 21.02.2018 13:18 | 0 views | 0 comments

USA women bobsledders are either the best in the world or right alongside Canada and Germany as the dominant nations in the sport.


Winter Olympics 2018: Germany stun Sweden with overtime winner in men's ice hockey

Added: 21.02.2018 11:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Germany continue their impressive form in the men's ice hockey, beating 2014 Sochi silver medallists Sweden to reach the semi-finals.


[Ticker] Belgian PM to host 11 EU leaders ahead of summit

Added: 21.02.2018 11:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

Belgian prime minister Charles Michel will host the heads of 11 EU member state governments at a royal castle outside the outskirts of Brussels ahead of Friday's informal summit of the EU-27, it was announced Wednesday. Michel will host discussions with Bulgaria, Germany, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, and Spain. Thursday's talks, at Chateau de Val Duchesse, are likely to focus on the 2020-2027 EU budget.

Bobsleigh: Germany's 'Berlin Bob' was not the golden favorite

Added: 21.02.2018 11:21 | 1 views | 0 comments

There were hopes of a German win in the women's bobsleigh final at the Winter Games on Wednesday but not necessarily from the hands of former hammer thrower and Berlin-resident Mariama Jamanka.


France to let wolf packs grow despite angry farmers

Added: 21.02.2018 11:19 | 0 views | 0 comments

The French government announced Monday it will allow the wolf population to grow 40 percent despite pressure from farmers in mountain regions who are worried about their sheep flocks. A new strategy unveiled by the centrist government of President Emmanuel Macron will enable the number of wolves to increase from an estimated 360 now to 500 by 2023. Hunting wiped out the grey wolf in France during the 1930s and they only returned in 1992 via Italy -- currently home to around 2,000 wolves -- before spreading into Switzerland and Germany.


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