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    Former Pope Benedict complains of attempts to ‘silence’ him

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:07pm on May 04, 2020

    Traditionalist former Pope Benedict XVI accuses opponents of wanting to ‘silence’ him while attacking gay marriage in vehement terms in a new authorised biography published...

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    Bundesliga restart blow as three test positive for coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:39pm on May 02, 2020

    Three people have tested positive for coronavirus at Cologne and will be placed into a 14-day quarantine, the Bundesliga club said Friday in a potential...

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    Germany bans all Hezbollah activities on its soil

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:16pm on April 30, 2020

    The German government on Thursday said it was banning all activities of Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah movement in Germany, calling it a ‘Shia terrorist organisation’...

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    German coronavirus spread worsens as lockdown eases

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:06pm on April 28, 2020

    First signs that transmission of the novel coronavirus has again picked up were visible in German official data, just as the country attempts a cautious...

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    Dozens of anti-lockdown protesters arrested in Berlin

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:47pm on April 26, 2020

    German police arrested dozens of protesters in Berlin on Saturday for flouting the coronavirus lockdown measures they were demonstrating against. About 1,000 people turned out...

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    ‘Could’ve sent off Maradona during anthems’

    Agencies . London | Updated at 10:20pm on April 26, 2020

    Edgardo Codesal, the referee in the 1990 FIFA World Cup final between West Germany and Argentina, made striking revelations that he was thinking of sending...

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    Shiva runs for Bangladesh in Munich

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on April 26, 2020

    A Bangladeshi-born runner Shiva Shankar Paul ran 52-kilometre in Munich, Germany on Sunday to raise fund and help the coronavirus affected people of Bangladesh. The...

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    Germany to start first clinical tests on virus vaccine

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:33pm on April 22, 2020

    Germany has authorised its first clinical test of a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, the country’s regulatory body said Wednesday, green-lighting trials on human volunteers...

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    Europe takes cautious steps to ease lockdowns

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:08am on April 21, 2020

    Germany and other parts of Europe took tentative steps to ease lockdown measures on Monday but officials warned the battle against the coronavirus pandemic was...

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    Germany starts opening up as coronavirus situation under control

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:17pm on April 20, 2020

    Germany takes its first steps back towards normality on Monday, with smaller shops in some regions opening up for the first time in a month...