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  1. Child porn scandal divides Merkel's grand coalitionRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Resignations and revenge will be on the mind of Bavaria's Christian Social Union when German politicians meet this week.

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  2. Indian-origin MP was privy to an investigation against him, says German partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The SPD leadership insisted that it kept this information secret and it was not passed on to Edathy.

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  3. Germany considers counter-intelligence operations against the US and other friendly nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | TurkishPress.com

    Germany is considering expanding its counter-intelligence operations to also target "friendly nations", including the US, news magazine Der Spiegel reported on Sunday.

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  4. No info leaked to Indian-origin MP, says German partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The SPD leadership insisted that it kept this information secret and it was not passed on to Edathy.

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  5. CSU politicians question the fall of party comrade Hans-Peter FriedrichRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Agriculture Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich has resigned his post after a lawmaker from another party was accused of buying child porn.

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  6. Facebook group puts spotlight on violence against policeRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    With the rate of attacks on police officers in Germany increasing, a Hamburg journalist started a Facebook group to raise awareness of the problem.

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  7. Toronto child-porn investigation leads to major political scandal in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    A child-pornography investigation that began in Toronto is behind a major political scandal in Germany, forcing the resignation of two prominent federal politicians, including a senior cabinet minister of Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government.

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  8. Merkel's coalition in turmoilRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Peninsula

    BERLIN: Conservative allies of German Chancellor Angela Merkel rebuked their Social Democrat governing partner yesterday over actions that led to the ouster of a minister, deepening concern about the future of her two-month-old "grand coalition".

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  9. Tip-off storm in GermanyRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Telegraph

    Berlin, Feb. 15: A scandal linked to an Indian-origin politician has plunged the Angela Merkel government in Germany in turmoil, forcing the agriculture minister to resign and throwing up a question whether a tip-off helped destroy damaging evidence.

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  10. Scandal tests Merkel's coalition cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Fellow Bavarians have given a German ex-cabinet minister a standing ovation following his resignation.

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  11. Merkel coalition under strain over conservative minister's ousterRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | Reuters

    Conservative allies of German Chancellor Angela Merkel rebuked their Social Democrat governing partner on Saturday over actions that led to the ouster of a minister, deepening concern about the future of her two-month-old "grand coalition".

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  12. Czech press survey - February 15Read the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | Czech Happenings

    Friday s election of Anna Sabatova as new Czech ombudsman by the Chamber of Deputies is widely viewed as a defeat of President Milos Zeman, who had proposed another candidate, Stanislav Krecek, to the post, Alexandr Mitrofanov writes in daily Pravo today.

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  13. Friedrich's legal case: Obliged to remain silent?Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    Did Germany's former agriculture minister break the law? While his words might have placed an investigation in danger, the question will become one of timing, "secrecy" and the "political dimension."

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  14. Porn probe leak costs German minister his jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Germany's Agricultural Minister and former Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich announces to step down during a news conference at the Agricultural Ministry in Berlin, Friday, Feb. 14, 2013.

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  15. German Agriculture Minister Friedrich offers potential resignation amid Edathy scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    German Agriculture Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich has offered to resign if a formal inquiry is opened against him for telling a fellow politician about a child porn investigation involving a member of parliament.

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  16. EU poised to OK second genetically modified cropRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | MarketWatch

    The European Union is poised to approve the bloc's second genetically modified crop for cultivation in 15 years, handing a victory to DuPont over objections from most of the EU's member states.

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  17. German politician Edathy rejects child porn allegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    The politician who last year presented the German parliament's acclaimed report on bungled police probes into a neo-Nazi murder spree has denied a media allegation of possessing child pornography.

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  18. EU defies opposition to GM maizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | BBC News

    The European Commission says the US-developed maize variety, called Pioneer 1507, is safe and the decision is now in the Commission's hands.

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  19. Germany's rich and famous in taxman's crosshairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Many of Germany's rich, powerful and famous have hit trouble recently, not because of drugs or sexual escapades, but because the taxman has found out about their Swiss bank accounts.

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  20. A Feb. 11: European Parliament President Martin Schulz to Receive...Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... opened his own bookstore in Wurselen, which he successfully ran for 12 years. Joining the Social Democratic Party of Germany at the age of 19, he started out his political career. Aged 31, he was elected as the youngest mayor of North ...

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