Home Tags Berlin

Tag: Berlin

01 May 2021, Berlin: Police officers stand in front of a fire during a demonstration of left-wing and radical left-wing groups under the slogan "Demonstration for revolutionary May Day", on the May Day, International Worker' Day. Photo: Christoph Soeder/dpa

Over 50 Berlin police officers injured in violent May Day protest

A violent May Day demonstration in Berlin resulted in more than 50 police officers injured and over 250 participants detained, the GdP police union...
Daimler

Daimler Q1 profit surges, revenue up 10 percent

German automaker Daimler AG (DDAIF.PK) Friday posted significantly higher profits for the first quarter, with 10 per cent growth in revenue, while it continues...
European Union

ECB on hold as it ponders next move on pandemic fallout

The European Central Bank is expected on Thursday to leave its emergency monetary plan on hold as it lays the groundwork for reassessing the...

German Cabinet backs extending troop deployment in Mali

The German Cabinet has backed extending the mandates for troop deployments to Mali under UN and European Union auspices. The Cabinet gave the green light...
FILED - A demonstrator holds a portrait of George Floyd while raising his fist during a march against police brutality amid Derek Chauvin's trial in the downtown of Minneapolis. Photo: Henry Pan/ZUMA Wire/dpa

‘Justice served’ – sports reacts to guilty verdict in US murder case

Athletes expressed relief and vowed to continue the fight for reforms after a jury in Minnesota found a former police officer guilty in the...
21 April 2021, Berlin: A proter takes part in anti-coronavirus restrictions protest at 17th of June Street. New national rules to deal with areas of Germany suffering from high coronavirus infection rates will be debated by parliament for the first time on Wednesday, with the government under pressure to stem a third wave of infections. Photo: Paul Zinken/dpa-Zentralbild/dpa

Protests in Berlin as parliament debates emergency lockdown measures

Berlin police expect thousands of activists to gather in the German capital on Wednesday to protest against lockdown measures designed to contain the coronavirus...
FIFA President, Gianni Infantino

Infantino against Super League: anger and resistance mounts in England

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has rejected proposals for a breakaway European Super League and threatened the clubs involved with unspecified "consequences." There was "no doubt"...
FILED - Football: Bundesliga, Matchday 30, Arminia Bielefeld - FC Schalke 04, Schüco Arena: Schalke's coach Dimitrios Grammozis (2nd from right) reacts after the final whistle with relegation confirmed. IMPORTANT NOTE: In accordance with the regulations of the DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga and the DFB Deutscher Fußball-Bund (German Football Association), it is prohibited to use or have used photographs taken in the stadium and/or of the match in the form of sequence pictures and/or video-like photo series. Photo: Friso Gentsch/dpa Pool/dpa

Bayern on the brink of Bundesliga title, Schalke relegated

Bayern Munich moved within one victory of a record- extending ninth straight Bundesliga title with a 2-0 victory over Bayer Leverkusen on Tu6esday while...
IOC President Thomas Bach

IOC chief Bach hopes Euro 2020 gives positive sign for Tokyo Games

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach hopes a successful European Championships in football can give a positive signal for the Tokyo Games amid the...
FILED - Bayern Munich's Leon Goretzka (above) and Borussia Dortmund's Thorgan Hazard on the ground next to referee Marco Fritz during a Bundesliga game. Both clubs have been invited to join the breakway European Super League despite voicing opposition, the Spiegel magazine has reported. Photo: Günther Schiffmann/AFP-POOL/dpa

Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund sought for Super League

German giants Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have been offered membership of the European Super League despite both Bundesliga sides reiterating their opposition to...
Press

Press freedom index no longer includes Germany among leading nations

The latest Press Freedom Index published by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on Tuesday no longer includes Germany among the leading nations. Of the 180 countries...
Spanish Football

Twelve top European football clubs agree to found new Super League

Twelve top European football clubs have agreed to found a Super League as soon as possible, the clubs announced in a joint statement. The founding...
The Bundestag or lower house of parliament in Berlin. Germany's conservatives missed a self-declared Sunday deadline to resolve an internal feud over who should be their candidate to replace Chancellor Angela Merkel in upcoming elections. Hopefuls Armin Laschet, the leader of the CDU, and Markus Soeder, the more popular head of the smaller CSU, met late Sunday in the Bundestag building in Berlin, but ended more than three hours of talks with no outcome, according to dpa sources. Photo: Christoph Soeder/dpa

German conservative rivals miss deadline in race to succeed Merkel

Germany's conservatives missed a self-declared Sunday deadline to resolve an internal feud over who should be their candidate to replace Chancellor Angela Merkel in...
Chelsea's Hakim Ziyech celebrates scoring his side's first goal with teammate Timo Werner (R) during the English FA Cup semi-final soccer match between Chelsea FC and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium. Photo: Adam Davy/PA Wire/dpa

UEFA executive to meet as planned after Super League announcement

A UEFA executive committee meeting was to start on schedule on Monday morning despite an overnight announcement that 12 European top clubs will form...
green investment

Berlin hosts EU-Africa Green Talk to share development solutions

0
· Dialogue between European Investment Bank, Portuguese Embassy in Berlin, financial community and development stakeholders confirms importance...
The streets are seen near the European Union headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2020. The cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Europe exceeded 200,000 as of Tuesday evening. The hardest hit countries remained to be Italy, Spain, Germany and France, with over 150,000 cases in combination. (Photo by Riccardo Pareggiani/Xinhua)

Coronavirus infections remain high in Germany amid third wave

Health authorities in Germany have reported 23,804 new coronavirus infections and 219 new deaths to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for disease control within...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Merkel defends night-time curfew as part of coronavirus strategy

(dpa) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended on Friday her plans to introduce a strict night-time curfew to head off surging new coronavirus cases...
HANDOUT - The Mercedes Citan, here still in camouflage, is warming up for a launch later this year. Photo: Dieter Rebmann/Daimler AG/dpa - ATTENTION: editorial use only in connection with the aforementioned text and only if the credit mentioned above is referenced in full

Daimler preliminary Q1 results significantly above market view

(dpa) - German automaker Daimler AG (DDAIF.PK) reported that its preliminary results for the first-quarter of 2021 are significantly above market expectations, driven by...
Nato

Ukraine ponders nuclear arms if NATO membership not forthcoming

(dpa) - Ukraine is considering arming itself with nuclear weapons should the eastern European country not become a member of NATO, its ambassador to...
Germany map

Germany nears daily infections record amid calls for urgent action

(dpa) - With the number of new coronavirus infections per day approaching its highest-ever levels, Germany officials and doctors are calling for rapid action...
FILED - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Joe Biden in Berlin on February 1, 2013. Photo: picture alliance / dpa

Merkel and Biden back calls for Russia to halt Ukraine border activity

(dpa) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Joe Biden are backing calls for Russia to halt its troop movements along the border...
13 April 2021, Bavaria, Munich: Minister President of Bavaria Markus Soeder sits in the video room in the State Chancellery before the start of the cabinet meeting. Photo: Sven Hoppe/dpa

Majority of Germans approve of Soeder seeking to replace Merkel

(dpa) - A majority of German citizens approve of Bavarian premier Markus Soeder's bid to lead the conservative CDU/CSU governing bloc into the federal...

US Defence Secretary Austin in Germany to help settle defence ties

US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin is meeting his counterpart Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer in Berlin on Tuesday, with the aim of settling defence ties after...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) speaks at the Chancellery during a press conference after an online meeting with state premiers to discuss how to proceed with the Astrazeneca vaccine. Merkel justified the new age restrictions for Astrazeneca's drug in light of the trust in Corona vaccines Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP POOL/dpa

Germany’s governing parties grapple with leadership dilemma

(dpa) - The two men hoping to succeed longtime German Chancellor Angela Merkel meet their respective parties on Monday, in the hope of gathering...
Bayern Munich's Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (2nd L) scores his side's first goal of the game during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain at Allianz Arena. Photo: Sven Hoppe/dpa

Munich’s Kimmich: everyone to be ‘a leader’ in crunch CL game at PSG

(dpa) - Midfielder Joshua Kimmich insists that every Bayern Munich player "must become a leader" if the defending champions want to reach the Champions...
Bavarian leader Markus Soeder (rear), and North Rhine Westphala leader Armin Laschet in Berlin on Sunday. The two are trying to decide which will lead the country's centre-right bloc into national elections set for September. Photo: Michael Kappeler/dpa

Race to succeed Merkel heats up as Bavarian leader throws hat in ring

(dpa) - The range of choices for a successor to German Chancellor Angela Merkel widened on Sunday, when Bavarian state premier Markus Soeder said...
Schalke's Suat Serdar (C) battles for the ball with Augsburg's Carlos Gruezo Arvoleda (L) and Felix Uduokhai during the German Bundesliga soccer match between FC Schalke 04 and FC Augsburg at Veltins Arena. Photo: Bernd Thissen/dpa - IMPORTANT NOTICE: DFL and DFB regulations prohibit any use of photographs as image sequences and/or quasi-video.

Schalke celebrate first win since January: Mainz secure late triumph

(dpa) - An early goal by Suat Serdar on Sunday put an end to Schalke's 12-game run of winless Bundesliga matches and secured the...
A sign points the way to the Corona Vaccination Centre. At the vaccination centre, people over the age of 60 can now receive their Corona vaccinations without having to make an appointment. The vaccine used is from Astrazeneca, which is now only administered to people aged 60 and over on the recommendation of the Standing Commission on Vaccination. Photo: Jens Büttner/dpa-Zentralbild/dpa

German coronavirus situation ‘very, very serious,’ – RKI

(dpa) - The coronavirus situation in Germany remains "very, very serious" according the country's Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for disease control, which recorded high...
German industrial

Survey: German industry optimistic on production orders

(dpa) - German industry representatives expect production orders to pick up pace, the economic research institute Ifo said on Friday. The corresponding indicator rose to...
Importers And Exporters

German exports rise in February

(dpa-AFX) - Germany's exports continued to grow in February and imports rebounded more than expected, data from Destatis revealed on Friday. Exports increased 0.9 per...