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Leverkusen held to goalless draw by Kharkiv


September 21st, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 21 (IANS) Leverkusen and Metalist Kharkiv started with one point in their UEFA Europa League adventure following a goalless draw in Group K at BayArena.Metalist Kharkiv suffered two ... Read more...

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Russian held for German brothel shooting


September 14th, 2012 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 13 (IANS) A Russian has been arrested in Germany on suspicion of being involved in a shooting at the country's largest brothel, RIA Novosti reported Thursday.According to German ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nothing suspicious found after US embassy in Berlin evacuated


September 13th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 13 (IANS) The US Embassy in Berlin was partly evacuated Thursday when consular section employees felt unwell after touching some documents but police found no suspicious substance, Xinhua ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Smart curtains that could replace your burglar alarm


September 11th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Researchers have developed an anti-theft system based on a woven fabric that triggers an alarm when penetrated by intruders, the Daily Mail reported.The smart fabric enables ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Breast-Feeding in Infancy ‘Lowers the Risk’ of Depression in Adulthood


September 11th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Sept 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have deduced that adults are able to have minimal cases of depression if they were properly breast fed while they were infants. The time that the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Heldt extends contract with German side Schalke


September 9th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 9 (IANS) Schalke director of sport and communication Horst Heldt has extended his running contract until 2016, the club said on its official homepage.Although the final signatures have ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Man dies in a BMW stunt in Oberviehbach


September 6th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Sep 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police in Germany are investigating in a daring BMW stunt. According to the police, this incident was a manslaughter which eventually left the victim dead. The ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Murderer Found on Cruise 13 Years after Escape


September 4th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, Sept 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A convict who had been charged of committing a murder was arrested on a cruise ship that was heading to northern Germany. It is believed that he ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Rafael van der Vaart returns to Hamburg


September 1st, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 1 (IANS) Dutch international and former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Rafael van der Vaart headed back to Hamburger SV to sign a three-year deal, the club said at the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Prepare to take power: Germany, Italy tell Syrian opposition


August 30th, 2012 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti have called on the Syrian opposition to prepare to take over power in the country."The ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

UAE, Germany discuss bilateral relations


August 29th, 2012 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 28 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Germany Tuesday discussed their bilateral relations.The talks were held between UAE's Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan and German ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nigerian striker Akpala joins Werder Bremen


August 24th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 24 (IANS) Bundesliga side Werder Bremen and Belgian football club Bruges have agreed on transfer of Nigerian striker Joseph Akpala to the German club on a four-year deal.Eight ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

30 kids injured in Germany bus accident


August 23rd, 2012 - 7:35 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 23 (IANS) Over 35 people, including at least 30 children, were injured in a highway accident in Germany Wednesday, a police source said.The children were going home from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Kids know when you are faking distress


August 21st, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 21 (IANS) Even three-year-old infants can tell whether your are only whining or genuinely upset, report researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology."This study provides the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

German farmer showers trance fans with manure


August 21st, 2012 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A furious German farmer poured manure on a group of trance music fans who organised an improvised open air festival on his land but did ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Germany, Canada to conduct joint ocean research


August 18th, 2012 - 4:53 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 18 (IANS) Germany and Canada will jointly conduct marine research.The Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research in Kiel announced Friday that both sides have agreed on the joint cooperation. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Woman’s head found in Canada park


August 17th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) A woman's head was found in a river at a park near Toronto, BBC reported.The head was found Thursday, a day after hikers found a human ... Read more...

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Uchida extends stay at Schalke till 2015


August 17th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 17 (IANS) Japanese international Atsuto Uchida has extended his contract with Schalke 04 until 2015, the Bundesliga club announced on its official website Thursday."Atsuto Uchida is bubbling with ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

German court bans Rolling Stones tattoo for horse


August 16th, 2012 - 6:53 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 16 (IANS) A German court has stopped a man from making a Rolling Stones tattoo on a horse saying it is wrong to inflict pain on animals "without ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beckinsale wears Indian designer


August 15th, 2012 - 3:42 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 15 (IANS) Actress Kate Beckinsale opted for a beautiful gown designed by New York-based Indian designer Naeem Khan for the Berlin premiere of her latest film "Total ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

‘Chandni Bar’, ‘Fashion’ to be screened in Berlin


August 13th, 2012 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Two of filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar's critically-acclaimed movies "Chandni Bar" and "Fashion" are in line to be showcased at the Indian Film Festival (IFF), to be ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

German side Bremen signs Kevin de Bruyne on loan


August 7th, 2012 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 7 (IANS) Bundesliga side Werder Bremen has signed Belgian international midfielder Kevin de Bruyne on a season-long deal from Chelsea until 2013, the club said Tuesday.The 21-year-old Chelsea ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

German swearing hotline allows callers to call in and swear


July 26th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A German swearing hotline allows callers to call in and swear all they want. This hotline says that it allows people to call in and swear so ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Paul Watson skips bail in Germany


July 26th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul Watson is an animal rights and environmental activist from Canada. He is the president and the founder of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society which is an ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Actress Susanne Lothar dies


July 26th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Susanne Lothar who is one of the most renowned German actresses died on Wednesday at the age of 51 years. Susanne is widely known for her role ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monchengladbach sign Dutch striker Luuk de Jong


July 19th, 2012 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 19 (IANS) Borussia Monchengladbach has signed on Twente Enschede striker Luuk de Jong until 2017, the club said in a statement.After long back and forth, the "Foals" signed ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

German circumcision ruling raises hue and cry


July 12th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Berlin, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A German court ruling in Cologne against circumcision has managed to raise a big hue and cry. Jews and Muslims have come together to protest against the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Bremen sign Dutch midfielder Eljero Elia till 2016


July 11th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 11 (IANS) Dutch international midfielder Eljero Elia has been transferred from Juventus to Werder Bremen, the club said.After long back and forth, Bundesliga side Bremen confirmed the signing ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Three dead in Germany rains


July 7th, 2012 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 7 (IANS) At least three people died and 20 others were injured as violent rainstorms ravaged parts of Germany from Friday night till Saturday morning, Xinhua reported.A nine-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Madonna breaks down during concert


July 6th, 2012 - 1:45 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 6 (IANS) Pop icon Madonna opened her heart to fans here at a concert during her ongoing MDNA tour when she broke down in tears.The 53-year-old stunned ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brazilian footballer gets jail for torching his house


July 5th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 5 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's Breno Vinicius Rodrigues Borges, a former player for Bayern Munich, was sentenced Wednesday to three years and nine months in jail for intentionally burning ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Gunman kills one, takes another hostage in German town


July 5th, 2012 - 5:41 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 4 (IANS) At least one person was shot dead and another taken hostage in Germany after an unidentified gunman opened fire Wednesday morning in Karlsruhe, Xinhua reported.According to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Schalke sign Swiss midfielder Barnetta


July 4th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, July 4 (IANS) German Bundesliga side Schalke secured Swiss international midfielder Tranquillo Barnetta on a free transfer until 2015, the football club website states.The 27-year-old Swiss, transferred from league ... Read more...

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Monchengladbach sign defender Alvaro Dominguez


June 28th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 28 (IANS) German side Borussia Monchengladbach has signed Atletico Madrid defender Alvaro Dominguez until June 2017, the club said in an official statement.The 23-year-old central defender passed the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Bayern Munich signs Wolfsburg striker Mandzukic


June 28th, 2012 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 28 (IANS) German club Wolfsburg have agreed on a transfer for striker Mario Mandzukic to join Bayern Munich until 2016.The Croatian international will travel to Munich in ... Read more...

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