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Sunday, November 29, 2020



Berlin braces for protests of coronavirus measures

November 18, 2020 6:07 pm

German lawmakers are to debate and then vote on a bill that will provide the legal underpinning for social distancing rules, requirements to wear masks in public and closing stores and other venues to slow the spread of the virus.

Berlin: Hundreds protest against eviction of feminist group from historic Liebig 34 building

October 09, 2020 6:15 pm

Around 1,500 German police officials, wearing riot gear were deployed outside the historic Liebig 34 building Friday morning to enforce the eviction order.

Fox that stole nearly 100 pieces of footwear in a town caught red-handed

August 04, 2020 9:29 pm

For weeks, resident of a neighbourhood in Berlin were baffled after their footwear kept disappearing under mysterious circumstances.

Nations ease some virus restrictions yet public still wary

April 22, 2020 6:16 pm

There has been growing impatience over virus-related shutdowns that have seen tens of millions of people lose their jobs. But even in areas where businesses were allowed to open, some were hesitant.

‘Love that Pune is so active...wish it would be like a machine that works a bit more cohesively’

October 27, 2019 11:21 am

Seated in a gallery cluttered with brooms, steel banisters and other raw material of her sculptures, Lisa Premke tells Dipanita Nath about her aim to present things familiar to a viewer in a different context.

Germany: Assailant livestreamed attempted attack on synagogue

October 10, 2019 12:46 pm

The methodology of the assailant bore a striking resemblance to the rampage in Christchurch more than six months ago, in which a far-right extremist broadcast his killings live on social media.

Several injured after man urinates off bridge in Berlin

June 23, 2019 12:39 am

The man's action caused a commotion on the boat as it was passing under a low-clearance (12-foot) bridge in Berlin-Mitte.

Angela Merkel sees Germany split over pace of social change

December 31, 2017 8:03 am

Germany has been in political limbo since elections in September, which saw heavy losses for the centrist `grand coalition' that's run the country since 2013.

Air Berlin cancels more flights as pilots call in sick

September 13, 2017 12:40 pm

Parties interested in buying its assets have until Friday to submit binding offers. On Tuesday, about 100 flights were cancelled after 200 pilots called in sick.

Germany set to open its first liberal mosque in Berlin

June 16, 2017 2:14 pm

The mosque, which opens today, will be the first of its kind for liberal Muslims in Germany, Ates said.


Berliners go all out for summer sale

June 20, 2014 4:51 pm

Desigual treated the first 100 customers with a free outfit if they stripped down to their underwear for the first day of the outlet's summer sale.


The best of IFA 2014, Berlin

September 08, 2014 5:25 pm

Samsung unpacks Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge, Gear S at IFA 2014 Berlin

September 04, 2014 9:38 pm

Samsung wants to change our perception of the smartphone even as it remains the big constant in the industry.