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    'The King' of the road: German town puts Elvis on traffic lights

    Agence France-Presse .  Friedberg | Updated at 11:54am on December 08, 2018

    Cross the road, it's now or never. Or that's what residents in the German town of Friedberg may start humming when their traffic light jumps...

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    An imperishable friend of Bangladesh

    HM Babu | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2018

    A GREAT Dutchman fought with us in Bangladesh’s liberation war in 1971. He is WAS Ouderland, born on December 6, 1917 in Amsterdam in the...

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    WTO warns of trade crisis as German car bosses face US tariff talks

    Reuters . Wolfsburg | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    The global system of international trade is in crisis, the World Trade Organization (WTO) warned on Tuesday, as German car bosses gathered in Washington hoping...

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    German far-right AfD in trouble as end of Merkel era looms

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:38am on December 02, 2018

    A year after it entered Germany’s parliament, the far-right AfD party is facing turbulence, including a donations scandal and the looming departure of its favourite...

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    Merkel’s plane makes emergency landing

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    German chancellor Angela Merkel is due arrive in Buenos Aires on Friday evening, far later than planned but still in time to attend a G20...

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    German police raid Deutsche Bank in 'Panama Papers' graft probe

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt am Main | Updated at 04:55pm on November 29, 2018

    German prosecutors raided several Deutsche Bank offices in the Frankfurt area Thursday over suspicions of money laundering based on revelations from the 2016 ‘Panama Papers’...

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    US officials, German car firms prep for White House meeting

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on November 25, 2018

    US officials and German carmakers are preparing for a meeting of the chief executives of Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler with the Trump administration in the...

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    Dutch into Nations League semis after Germany draw

    Agence France-Presse. Gelsenkirchen | Updated at 11:00am on November 20, 2018

    Virgil van Dijk sent the Netherlands into the Nations League semi-finals after completing a dramatic comeback from two goals down with a 91st-minute equaliser that...

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    Graf rarely looks back at Grand Slam

    Agence France-Presse . Zhuhai | Updated at 12:00am on November 06, 2018

    German great Steffi Graf had the tennis world at her feet when she completed the ‘Golden Slam’ in 1988 but 30 years later, she says...

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    Merkel to step down as chancellor in 2021

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Angela Merkel on Monday announced she will quit as German chancellor when her mandate ends in 2021, as she sought to draw a line under...

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