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Through aggressive testing, Germany and South Korea avoided some of the pandemic’s worst effects. Now they may provide a model for how countries can safely exit lockdowns.
The Bild newspaper reports of incident in Hanau, east of Frankfurt.
The staggering rise of green politics is in direct opposition to the far-right populism of Alternative for Germany.
The Christian Social Union acquired only about 36 percent of the vote, losing its absolute majority.
AfD is facing backlash after promising “Islam-free schools.”
Mainstream manifestations of anti-Semitism are causing Germans to take a harder look at what is permissible in the name of
Hate-based news is spreading throughout the social networking site at an ever-increasing rate.
It’s the first gold-medal tie in the event since 1998.
The double-spired church was destroyed by a wrecking crew despite protests from activists.
Australia Almost immediately after Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20, 2017, the White House laid out his “America First” foreign
The confectionery company has also been accused of links to animal cruelty.
Researchers have found that Neanderthals passed on a lot more traits than you might think including skin tone, hair colour
The country passed the marriage law in June.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union and its ally party, the Christian Social Union, cruised to victory
It's going to be eventful in ways she would not wish for.
Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union has come out on top in Germany's national election on Sunday, according
Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) politicians sing the German anthem at the party’s events. For a country whose national
The far-right Alternative for Germany party is vying to win dozens of seats in the German election on Sunday, but even before