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Man wrongly arrested for Berlin attack fears for family: Report

December 30, 2016 3:33 pm

"When I resisted, they started slapping me," the 24-year-old, who has been living in a secret location provided by police since his release because he says he is afraid for his life, told the British daily.

Arrested Pakistani suspect possibly not perpetrator in Berlin attack: Prosecutor

December 20, 2016 8:41 pm

While no one had claimed responsibility for the attack in a video, Frank said the sequence of events evoked memories of a similar attack in the French city of Nice in July.

Berlin attack may make Merkel's re-election quest rougher

December 20, 2016 8:01 pm

Monday's attack also threatened to rekindle tensions between Merkel and Bavarian conservative allies, who have sniped at her migrant policies and demanded a cap on the number of newcomers Germany will accept

Germany sees increase in Russian propaganda, cyber attacks

December 08, 2016 4:49 pm

The attacks were directed against German parties and members of parliament, the agency said, adding they were carried out by government bodies posing as "hacktivists".

Germany's Merkel re-elected as conservative party leader

December 06, 2016 9:15 pm

The vote came after a speech in which she struck a decidedly conservative note, telling members that she wants to stem the influx of migrants and ban face-covering veils where possible.

Angela Merkel's fourth term run for office will not be easy

November 22, 2016 6:39 pm

Known for her toughness and dogged pursuance of tricky political situations, Merkel's bid for re-election is being perceived to be a vote towards reliability and predictability.

More talks needed on China's market economy status: German Chancellor Angela Merkel

June 13, 2016 11:13 am

Merkel also said Germany expects China's market to be open to foreign investment.

Germany: Thousands protest near US Air Force base against drone operations

June 11, 2016 10:19 pm

Over 2000 people took part in the protests near Ramstein Air Base, saying that that the base is used to relay flight control data for lethal drone strikes.

We could have done better than scoring three goals, says India's hockey coach Roelant Oltmans

June 11, 2016 4:22 pm

Roelant Oltmans felt his side could have done better than the 3-3 draw with Germany in Champions Trophy opener.

Airbnb, home rental firms await Berlin ruling on legality of home-sharing

June 08, 2016 9:03 am

Several home-sharing companies have lodged a complaint against an effective ban on short-term lets in Berlin.

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'Make in India' not a slogan, it is a movement: PM Narendra Modi in Germany

April 13, 2015 2:33 pm

PM Narendra Modi said that global collaboration & support were crucial to meet the objectives of development.

Hallo Germany! Modi lands in Hannover

April 12, 2015 6:00 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi lands in Germany, the second leg of his three-nation tour.

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Pathankot attack a heinous act of terrorism, deserves wider condemnation: Dipankar Banerjee

January 08, 2016 4:54 pm

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): Security expert Dipankar Banerjee on Friday said the Pathankot attack was a heinous act of terrorism, which any civilised nation that follows human rights will condemn it. The governments of UAE, Germany and Italy have condemned the terrorist attack on the Pathankot Air Force base, in which seven security personnel were killed and 20 others injured.

UAE, Germany and Italy condemn Pathankot attack

January 08, 2016 2:58 pm

New Delhi, Jan 08 (ANI): The governments of UAE, Germany and Italy have condemned the terrorist attack on Indian Air Force base in Pathankot in which seven security personnel were martyred."Terrorism and extremism know no borders and no limits and pose a threat to innocent people everywhere around the world. In order to contain the dangerous threat that terrorism poses to our countries and peoples, international cooperation is indispensable," the Foreign Ministry of UAE said in a statement. Although, the UAE assured India of complete support in its fight against terrorism. "We utterly condemn the terrorist attacks on the Indian air force base in Pathankot and on the Indian Consulate General in Mazar-e-Sharif. The responsible parties must be identified and held accountable," Federal Foreign Office Spokesperson said in a statement. Earlier, Italy, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Japan, South Korea, Maldives, Nepal, Brazil and France also condemned the terrorist attack. Six terrorists were neutralised in the terror attack at the Pathankot air base that began in the wee hours on January 1. Seven security personnel were martyred in the terror attack. The conspiracy behind the terrorist attack in Pathankot was hatched in Markaj, Pakistan, as per high-level official sources.