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Taner Akcam Teaches `Genocide 101' in Germany
DECEMBER 3, 2013 5:51 PM ________________________________ By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN ' Two classes of high school students in northern Germany had the rare opportunity to learn about the Armenian genocide from one of the most authoritative researchers on the topic, Prof.
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Now is the time to step up your familiarity with Germany, as the German National Tourist Board teams up with the German Commission for UNESCO for a 2014 campaign advertising their 38 UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Europe winter storm claims 10 lives
Icy winter storms with hurricane-force winds on Friday lashed northern Europe, where the death toll rose to 10 while hundreds of thousands suffered power blackouts and road, rail and air transport chaos.
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Potsdam becomes nucleus of Jewish studies in Germany
Phoenix native Maximilian Feldhake decided to study to become a rabbi at the newly founded School of Jewish Theology at the University of Potsdam.
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Feminists confront sex work laws
On Berlin's Kurfurstenstrasse, they are out in force - women in their late teens to late 40s, some of them perhaps older but dressed to look younger.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Story of a film debut
IN BLOOM DEPICTS MOMENTOUS EVENTS OF THE 1990S IN GEORGIA AS THE BACKGROUND FOR THE STORY OF TWO ADOLESCENT GIRLS WHOSE CHILDHOOD IS ABRUPTLY ENDING.
German retail sector agrees wage hike in key state
German employers and unions in the retail sector in the southwestern state of Baden-Wuerttemberg have agreed a two-stage 5.1 percent wage increase over 24 months, a deal that could set the tone across Germany.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Alstom Brazil Goes into Production Using Massive Machining Center from SCHIESS
Alstom Power Hydro Lam turned to SCHIESS GmbH to enable it to work on large components used in hydro turbines.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Titan Spine Supports Physician Education with Workshop at DWG German Spine Conference
Titan Spine, a medical device surface technology company focused on developing innovative spinal interbody fusion implants, today announced the Company is sponsoring a physician education workshop at the Deutsche WirbelsA ulengesellschaft German Spine Conference, taking place December 5-7, 2013 in Frankfurt, Germany.
Isa Genzken, MoMA, New York
Isa Genzken, little known in the US, makes a messy splash at the Museum of Modern Art with the jerry-built things she fashions out of trash and tape.
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There's something magical about Christmas markets. The carols, the mulled wine, the stalls selling hand-crafted decorations, the sense of bonhomie.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
"Volkswagen AG - SWOT, Strategy and Corporate Finance Report" now available at Fast Market Research
The report covers the company's structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings, detailed financials, and corporate actions, providing a 360deg view of the company.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Berlin's famed Cold War-era Zoo Palast cinema reopens doors after a major renovation
A journalist sitting at the projection room of newly refurbished Zoo Palast cinema in Berlin.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Automotive CFRP: The shape of things to come
CAFE and CO2 emission standards will drive auto OEMs to fully examine the physics of fuel economy, but will that, at last, steer them toward extensive use of carbon fiber composites? This carbon composites-intensive prototype, the XL1 , was conceived by automaker Volkswagen AG .
The Histories: Prussia
Two histories that deal with perhaps the msot key state in the history of German unification.
Fresh cuts: There are lots of pluses in Prussia
Adrian Mourby is an award-winning writer and producer. He is also an international correspondent for Opera Now magazine and a regular contributor to The Independent on Sunday's travel section.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
German authorities demand comatose boy's dog that has helped care for ...
Outcry across Germany after authorities demand comatose boy's dog that has helped care for him for six years is destroyed after it bit neighbour's pet Heartless bureaucrats in Germany are threatening to destroy a comatose boy's pet dog who has become his chief 'carer' for the past six years.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Berlin's Zoo Palast to re-open
The Zoo Palast, which owes its name to a nearby city-centre zoological garden, was built in the mid-1950s out of the ashes of a silent movie theatre.
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Berlin Prepares to Mark the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.
November 9, 2014 will mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. To honor this major anniversary, a series of special events and exhibitions are planned to take place throughout the city, focusing on the division of Germany and Berlin, the Cold War, and the peaceful revolution leading to reunification.