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German SPD approves grand coalition with Merkel

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 14 2013, 1:18pm CST

Berlin, Dec 15 (IANS) An internal vote of Germany's Social Democratic Party (SPD) approved a coalition deal with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, the SPD announced Saturday.
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Germany to introduce national minimum wage: Merkel

Source: Politics Balla | Nov 21 2013, 5:26pm CST | by IANS

Berlin, Nov 22 (IANS) German Chancellor Angela Merkel has indicated that the country will introduce a national minimum wage as demanded by her prospective coalition partner.
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Germany to probe ways to question Snowden in Russia

Source: Politics Balla | Nov 6 2013, 10:30am CST | by IANS

Germany to probe ways to question Snowden in Russia
Berlin, Nov 6 (IANS) The German government will look for ways to question whistleblower Edward Snowden in Russia on US spying that included alleged monitoring of Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone, Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich said Wednesday.
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School headmaster shot dead in Pakistan
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen Thursday killed the headmaster of a private school in Pakistan's Balochistan province.
 
Four more bodies recovered from sunken South Korean ship
Seoul, Dec 4 (IANS) Four more bodies were recovered Thursday from a sunken South Korean fishing ship in the Bering Sea, the foreign ministry here said.
 
Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
London, Dec 4 (IANS) A lesbian couple in a London restaurant was asked to desist by a staff member, who asked them to "stop what you are doing".
 
 

Snowden free to cooperate with Germany: Kremlin

Source: Politics Balla | Nov 2 2013, 7:42am CDT | by IANS

Snowden free to cooperate with Germany: Kremlin
Moscow, Nov 2 (IANS) Former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden is free to cooperate with Germany on reports of the alleged US tapping of Chancellor Angela Merkel's telephone conversations, the Kremlin said Saturday.
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Germany ready to meet Snowden on US spying

Source: Politics Balla | Nov 1 2013, 8:10am CDT | by IANS

Germany ready to meet Snowden on US spying
Berlin, Nov 1 (IANS) Germany's Interior Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich Friday said the government is willing to talk with whistleblower Edward Snowden on US spying in Germany including alleged monitoring of the mobile phone of Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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Sonia Gandhi is world's third most powerful woman

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 30 2013, 10:10am CDT | by IANS

Sonia Gandhi is world's third most powerful woman
Washington, Oct 30 (IANS) Congress president Sonia Gandhi has been listed the third most powerful woman as Russian President Vladimir Putin beat President Barack Obama to the top spot on Forbes' list of "The World's Most Powerful People".
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What did Obama know about US spying abroad?

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 29 2013, 5:09am CDT | by IANS

What did Obama know about US spying abroad?
Washington, Oct 29 (IANS) Amid a brewing controversy over reports that the US was spying abroad, questions are being raised about what did President Barack Obama know and when did he find out?
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Germany steps up attacks on US over spying

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 27 2013, 8:42pm CDT | by IANS

Germany steps up attacks on US over spying
Berlin, Oct 28 (IANS/EFE) Germany Sunday toughened the tone of its response to allegations that US intelligence agencies spied on Chancellor Angela Merkel, warning Washington that diplomats and embassies on German soil must obey the law, which considers eavesdropping on telephone calls a crime.
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EU summit kicks off amid US spying allegations

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 24 2013, 2:16pm CDT | by IANS

EU summit kicks off amid US spying allegations
Brussels, Oct 25 (IANS) Top leaders of the European Union (EU) gathered here Thursday for a two-day summit that is likely to be dominated by the alleged US spying on its allies, Xinhua reported.
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Lesbian couple asked to desist in London restaurant
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Oxford Dictionaries to add 1,000 new words
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
Canberra, Dec 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government Thursday appointed former Victorian Supreme Court judge Geoffrey Nettle as the next Justice of the High Court of Australia. Attorney General George...
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18 suspected militants killed in Pakistan airstrikes
Islamabad, Dec 4 (IANS) At least 18 suspected militants were killed Thursday in airstrikes conducted by Pakistan Air Force fighter jets in North Waziristan. According to officials, the airstrikes were conducted in...
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