Germany

Zack Snyder Fans Petition For The Release of His Cut of Justice League As Deleted Scenes Leak Online

People who like Zack Snyder and his work have a tendency to <i>really</i> like Zack Snyder and his work. So it’s no surprise that the shifts late in <i>Justice</i> …

Geek

The Latest: Talks on German governing coalition break off

BERLIN (AP) — The latest on efforts by German political parties to form a coalition government (all times local):<p>12:25 a.m.<p>Talks over forming the framework for a new German government have broken down after the Free Democrat party pulled out of discussions with German Chancellor Angela Merkel's …

World News

My Europe: 'Foreigners can be racists too'

You’ve read the headline and now you’re up in arms, aren’t you? Unfortunately, I, Krsto Lazarevic, am going to disappoint you. The majority of …

World News

'Justice League' Deleted Scenes Leak Online

With all of the commotion surrounding <i>Justice League</i> and the alterations made by Joss Whedon before the film's premiere in theaters, now Warner Bros. …

Batman

Merkel's Push Collapses to Reach Four-Party Coalition Agreement

Talks on forming German Chancellor Angela Merkel's next government collapsed, throwing the future of Europe’s longest-serving leader into doubt and …

Angela Merkel

German coalition talks collapse as pro-business FDP quits

High-stakes talks to form a new German government collapsed Sunday as the pro-business FDP party walked out, plunging Europe’s biggest economy into a …

Angela Merkel

Reports of sex abuse in German army on the rise

German Defense Minister von der Leyen has interpreted a rise in reports of sex abuse in the Bundeswehr as positive. She says it stems from the …

World News

German Coalition Talks Collapse

BERLIN—The Free Democrats on Sunday called off negotiations to form a governing coalition of center-right parties and left-leaning environmentalists led by Chancellor Angela Merkel, leaving the country in political limbo and raising doubts about her future.<p>The Free Democratic Party’s leader, …

Angela Merkel

It’s the Kultur, Stupid

Angst für Deutschland: Die Wahrheit über die AfD: wo sie herkommt, wer sie führt, wohin sie steuert [Angst for Germany: The Truth about the AfD: …

Books

Europe's Merkel, Macron, May less popular than Trump

President Trump’s approval ratings, often mocked by Democrats and the media, top those of Europe’s biggest three leaders, German Chancellor Angela …

Angela Merkel

Germany parties meet for final round of talks

Germany’s three would-be coalition partners have continued a final round of exploratory talks to seek enough common ground to form a ‘Jamaica Alliance.’<p>The negotiations in Berlin cover a number of points of conflicts, particularly on climate change and immigration.<p>Incumbent chancellor Angela …

Angela Merkel

Missing Yazidi women and children hiding in plain sight

While the "Islamic State" (IS) has lost most of its cities in Iraq and Syria, thousands of Yazidis it kidnapped are still missing. Activists say some …

News

These are the people outperforming Donald Trump in Time's Person of the Year poll

Donald Trump is unlikely to repeat his 2016 success as Time’s Person of the Year, according to early polling for the accolade – which puts him below …

Elections

German parties at 'pain threshold' on immigration in coalition talks | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s would-be coalition partners appeared to be stalled over the thorny issue of immigration policy on Sunday despite inching …

Angela Merkel

Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day

<i>Want to receive this post in your inbox every morning?</i> <i>Sign up here</i><i>.</i><p>All eyes on Chinese and U.S. debt, Thai GDP growth forecast to hit four-year high, …

Business

'A groundswell of action': Canberra on show at UN climate talks

The role of cities like Canberra in affecting progress against global warming has been considered in the latest United Nations climate talks, with …

Climate

The three top hurdles in German coalition talks

BERLIN (AFP) -<p>Thorny issues divide German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and left-leaning Greens as they seek to forge a coalition government in marathon talks.<p>Here are the three main stumbling blocks on which they will have to reach common positions …

Climate

German City Cancels Art Exhibit Over Holocaust Restitution Demands

MONTREAL (JTA) — “Anti-restitution bias” is being blamed for the sudden decision by the mayor of Dusseldorf, Germany to cancel a planned exhibit …

Jewish Culture

The long, strange journey of Martharlen Gaye

This is a story that spans five countries, 25 years and two religions.It begins during Liberia’s blood-drenched civil war, and though it is far from …

Ivory Coast

Schalke goes 2nd in Bundesliga, Werder Bremen finally wins

BERLIN (AP) — Guido Burgstaller scored late for Schalke to beat visiting Hamburger SV 2-0 and move second in the Bundesliga on Sunday.<p>Franco di Santo's early penalty got the home side underway as it stretched its unbeaten run in the league to six games.<p>Hamburg's Gideon Jung gave away the spot kick …

Soccer

While you were sleeping: Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe ousted, German parties discuss new government and more

Top stories from around the world:<p><b>Zimbabwe ruling party fires Mugabe as its chief:</b> A Zimbabwe ruling party official confirms that the Central …

Canadian News

Germany Supplants U.S. In Global Reputation Rankings

“America’s brand has taken a major hit in the age of Trump,” CNN reports.“At least that’s according to a survey that ranks the world’s best nation …

Politics

VfL Wolfsburg lead Alliance Women's Bundesliga 19th November 2017

VfL Wolfsburg lead Alliance Women’s Bundesliga 19th November 2017<p>SC Sand 1 – 0 USV Jena<p>Goals From:<p>Milena Nikolic 83′ (SC Sand)<p>Hoffenheim 1 – 0 …

Women's Soccer

Germany To Press Kuwait After Israeli Barred From Flight

Germany’s foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight …

Airlines

Why France and Germany Need to Tackle Terrorism Together

Uncategorized /<p>The frequent terror attacks in Western Europe in 2016 highlights the power of “lone wolf” actors. The influx of refugees continues to …

Charlie Hebdo

Who Should Be TIME's Person of the Year for 2017?

Since 1927, TIME Magazine has chosen a “Person of the Year,” defined as a person (or people) who has had the most influence over the news in the last …

Anthony Bourdain

Berlin 24/7: Soap and buses from Aleppo

Three buses and 5,000 pieces of soap: Berlin has employed the full scope of its open-minded nature to react to the horrors of the war in Syria. But …

Canberra Now: Tailoring treatments to DNA and police's 'unlawful' bug

Good morning Canberra and welcome to another working week.<p>We're expecting a sunny top of 25 degrees in the capital today, after an overnight low of 8.<p>…

Australian Universities

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Sunday 19 Nov 2017

US nuclear general would resist 'illegal' Trump orderThe general in charge of US nuclear forces says that he would resist any "illegal" order from …

Robert Mugabe

Germany yet to join the coal phase-out alliance

At the UN climate conference in Bonn, an alliance of 19 countries pledged to rapidly phase out coal in the coming years. Germany has not joined the …

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