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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...

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Jewish leaders for republishing of Hitler’s Mein Kampf

August 6th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin (Germany), Aug 6 (ANI): Leaders of the Jewish community in Germany have called for a republication of Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf (My Struggle), which would be accompanied by a critical introduction ... Read more...

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Germany marks Holocaust anniversary despite Jewish boycott

January 27th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 27 (DPA) Germany Tuesday marked the Holocaust Memorial Day with President Horst Koehler promising that his country would keep alive the memory of Nazi crimes and its victims."The grief for ... Read more...

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Israel, Vatican at loggerheads after Cardinal terms Gaza a big concentration camp”

January 9th, 2009 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.9 (ANI): A senior aide to the Pope has termed Gaza as "a big concentration camp", thereby igniting a serious diplomatic rift between the Vatican and Tel Aviv. "Defenceless populations are ... Read more...

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Germany orders envoy to Iran to return home

September 27th, 2008 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 27 (DPA) Germany has recalled its ambassador to Iran because a German diplomat attended a military parade in Tehran, a foreign ministry spokeswoman said Saturday.The spokeswoman confirmed a report in ... Read more...

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German Jewish leader warns of threat from Iran

September 26th, 2008 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Munich, Sep 26 (DPA) Iran poses a threat to Israel as well as to democratic states in the West, the president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany warned Friday.The dimension ... Read more...

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Jewish group wants video clip off YouTube

March 21st, 2008 - 12:12 am ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg (Germany), March 20 (DPA) Germany's national Jewish organisation said Thursday it has filed a suit against YouTube and its parent company Google, demanding a court order for the site to be ... Read more...

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