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Nov 23, 2017 12:04 PM

German Africa prize winner: 'There are grave rights violations in Uganda'

Ugandan lawyer Nicholas Opiyo talked to DW about the deteriorating human rights situation in Uganda and the intimidation and harassment he, and other activists, face in their country.


Nov 23, 2017 10:37 AM

ThyssenKrupp beats earnings forecast despite net loss

Better than expected business in its material services and elevators unit have helped the German steelmaker beat full-year earnings forecasts, despite a net loss related to the sale of a steel mill in Brazil.


Nov 23, 2017 9:40 AM

Grab your tux and gown, ball season has begun

The German Press Ball in Berlin is one of the first balls of the season. Here are some of the most important black-tie dance galas coming up. Some are charity events, others are more about seeing and being seen.

Nov 23, 2017 9:20 AM

Exports, investment drive German growth in third quarter

Fresh data is showing that rebounding exports and rising business investments were the main drivers of growth in Europe's largest economy over the summer, confirming Germany's robust expansion.


Nov 23, 2017 6:52 AM

Germany frees Syrian 'Islamic State' suspects a day after major anti-terror raid

German authorities have released six young Syrians suspected of being members of the "Islamic State" due to the lack of evidence. Prosecutors had had reason to believe they were planning an imminent terror attack.


Nov 23, 2017 12:02 AM

Are Germany's Social Democrats under pressure to deliver?

After talks with the leaders of the failed coalition parties, up next for President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is SPD leader Martin Schulz. Will he cave in to demands from his party to entertain another grand coalition?


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