Thu, 13 Aug 2020

Daily COVID-19 infections in Germany hit highest level since May

A health worker collects a swab from a passenger at Cologne-Bonn Airport in Cologne, Germany, on Aug. 3, 2020. (Photo ...

Bayern Munich academy employee investigated over racism allegations

Police are investigating an allegation of racism against a member of staff at Bayern Munich's youth academy, a police spokesman ...

How the first king of Belgium became a Russian general at 12

This story reminds us how closely the European dynasties were intertwined with the Russian Imperial family.Leopold George Christian Frederick of ...

Namibia rejects German genocide reparations offer

PanARMENIAN.Net - Namibia's President Hage Geingob has said the offer for reparations made by Germany for mass killings in its ...

Russia, Germany Highlight Shared Interest, Despite Frictions

Germany's Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, have emphasized their nations' shared interests despite lingering frictions.During ...

Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg joins Tottenham from Southampton

London [UK], Aug 12 (ANI): Tottenham on Tuesday announced the signing of Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg, who made a move from Southampton. ...

Thunder G Schroder returns to NBA bubble

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dennis Schroder returned to the NBA bubble near Orlando after he and his wife welcomed their ...

How the USSR rallied its citizens to rise up against the Nazis

Brave soldiers, grieving mothers and suffering children, frontline acts of valor - all of these images were put to good ...

'Thousands have tried' - Bayern ponder how to stop Messi

Bayern Munich midfielder Leon Goretzka said the German giants are working out how to curb the legendary talents of Barcelona ...

Injured KuroKy still sidelined for Team Nigma

Team Nigma captain Kuro Salehi "KuroKy" Takhasomi will miss the upcoming OMEGA League: EU Immortal Division event due to a ...

Almost 60 pct of hotels and restaurants in Germany at risk of closure

A waiter wearing a face mask serves customers at a reopened restaurant in Berlin, Germany, on May 16, 2020. (Photo ...

Pompeo Arrives In Czech Republic At Start Of Central European Visit

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Prague on August 11 to open a five-day visit to Central Europe ...

U.S. Welcomes Slovakia's Decision To Expel Russian Diplomats

The U.S. State Department has welcomed Slovakia's decision to expel three Russian diplomats -- a move that media in Slovakia ...

Nord Stream 2 Construction On Agenda Of German-Russian Meeting

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas is scheduled to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on August 11 ...

Pompeo Arrives In Czech Republic At Start Of Central Europe Visit

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Prague on August 11 to open a five-day visit to Central Europe ...

Bruno Fernandes penalty lifts Man United past dogged Copenhagen

Appearing in their first European quarter-final, and the first Danish club to reach this stage since 1997, Copenhagen continued to ...

10 GREAT Russian military leaders

History Aug 11 2020 Boris Egorov Sputnik, Leo Hao, Pavel Troshkin Thanks to some of these commanders Russia survived as ...

Inter, Manchester United advance into UEFA Europa League semifinals

Romelu Lukaku (L) of Inter Milan shoots during the UEFA Europa League quarterfinal between Inter Miland and Bayer 04 Leverkusen ...

Emmvee, a trusted solar energy partner since 1992

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Aug 11 (ANI/PRNewswire): Emmvee, since its inception in 1992, has been a pioneer in manufacturing and developing ...

Wolves want Europa League win for injured Jonny

Wolves manager Nuno Espirito Santo and midfielder Ruben Neves say the serious knee injury suffered by Spanish defender Jonny will ...

Romelu Lukaku leads Inter into Europa League semi-finals

Romelu Lukaku scored as Inter Milan defeated Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 in Monday's Europa League quarter-final in Dusseldorf, becoming the first ...

Sebastian Vettel's final Ferrari season goes into a spin

Sebastian Vettel's final season with Ferrari shifted gears from disappointment to embarrassment as he engaged in a post-race argument with ...

The biggest guns of Medieval Russia

Firearm "King Achiless," made by Andrey Chokhov. Artillery Museum in St. PetersburgGeorge Shuklin(CC BY-SA 1.0) Russia has used heavy artillery ...

US Officially Passes 5 Million Coronavirus Cases

The United States surpassed five million coronavirus cases on Sunday, the most in the world.The figures were released Sunday by ...

Hong Kong suspends extradition agreements with France and Germany

Hong Kong on Wednesday said it had suspended its extradition agreements with France and Germany after the two European powers ...

Lisbon prepares to host reconfigured Champions League endgame

Portugal's capital is playing host to a one-off UEFA Champions League tournament, which, during a 13-day window, will see Europe's ...

German shares rise 0.86 pct Wednesday

FRANKFURT, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- German stocks gained on Wednesday, with the benchmark DAX index up 111.74 points, or 0.86 ...

Germany pledges more support for Lebanon after Beirut's blasts

BEIRUT, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Wednesday that Siemens will offer two generators with a ...

German machine tool sector sees steep fall in orders in Q2

FRANKFURT, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Incoming orders to the German machine tool industry suffered a sharp fall of 46 percent ...

COVID-19 crisis improves social cohesion in Germany: study

BERLIN, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- People in Germany were "more positive about social cohesion" than they had been at the ...

Analysis: Big decisions for Setien with Barcelona future at stake

MADRID, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- FC Barcelona face Bayern Munich in their Champions League quarterfinal on Friday night, knowing their ...

Daily COVID-19 infections in Germany reach highest level since May

BERLIN, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- The number of new COVID-19 infections within one day in Germany reached the highest level ...

German shares open with small losses at start of trading Wednesday

BERLIN, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- German shares were down slightly at the start of trading on Wednesday, with the benchmark ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0900 GMT, Aug. 12

JERUSALEM -- New coronavirus restrictions and a full nationwide lockdown will pose a substantive risk to Israel's financial system, according ...

Portuguese PM guarantees health security in UEFA Champions League

LISBON, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Tuesday that Portugal has all the conditions and ...

Mbappe may return to pitch for PSG against Atalanta, says Tuchel

PARIS, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League confidence has been boosted as coach Thomas Tuchel on Tuesday confirmed ...

Denmark midfielder Hojbjerg joins Tottenham Hotspur

LONDON, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Denmark international Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg has signed a five-year contract with Tottenham Hotspur, confirmed the English ...

Kenya's Equity Bank purchases majority stake of DR Congo bank

NAIROBI, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's Equity Bank on Tuesday said that it has concluded the purchase of 66.53 percent ...

German shares gain 2.04 pct Tuesday

FRANKFURT, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- German stocks rose on Tuesday, with the benchmark DAX index up 259.36 points, or 2.04 ...

Economic sentiment in Germany recovers in August: ZEW

BERLIN, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Economic sentiment in Germany "increased again significantly" in August after having declined slightly in the ...

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Biden unveils Senator Kamala Harris as running mate

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday named California Senator Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential ...

U.S. to spend $1.5 billion for 100m doses of vaccine to be developed

WASHINGTON, DC - The Trump administration has ordered 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate to be manufactured by ...

Hong Kong newspaper fights on despite arrest of proprietor

HONG KONG - A pro-democracy newspaper raided by Hong Kong's newly established national security police pledged defiance on Tuesday in ...

Vladimir Putin claims Russia has developed Covid-19 vaccine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said his country's health ministry has approved the world's first coronavirus vaccine.He also ...

Lebanon to get new government after current regime quits

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Lebanon's prime minister stepped down from his job on Monday in the wake of the disastrous Beirut ...

Chinese government says it has never interfered in U.S. elections

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