Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 10,790

By Reuters Staff1 Min ReadBERLIN, March 14 (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 10,790 to 2,569,245, data from the Robert Koch Institute for infectious diseases showed on Sunday. The reported death toll rose by 70 to 73,371, the tally showed. (Reporting by Berlin Newsroom, editing by Louise Heavens)Our Standards:…Continue Reading

‘Dear British, we envy you’: Germany’s top-selling newspaper admires UK’s vaccine rollout

Germany’s top-selling newspaper has hailed the UK’s COVID vaccine rollout success and its plans to lift lockdown, announcing on its front page: “Dear British, we envy you.”The article in the tabloid paper Bild says Brits “are reacting with overwhelming euphoria” after Boris Johnson revealed plans to gradually lift all restrictions by 21 June. Image: The…Continue Reading

Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 16946

By Reuters Staff1 Min ReadFILE PHOTO: A cyclist rides through Alexanderplatz, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Berlin, Germany, January 7, 2021. REUTERS/Annegret HilseBERLIN (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 16,946 to 1,908,527, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Sunday. The reported…Continue Reading

Germany’s heath chief urges EU to approve vaccine faster

BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s health minister demanded that the European Union’s regulatory agency work faster to approve a coronavirus vaccine and bring an end to the suffering on the continent, but the head of the agency said Monday that his team is already working “around the clock.”Other German officials suggested that residents should forgo Christmas…Continue Reading

Failures of Germany’s largest cliff coast sensed by seismometers

The 10-kilometer-long, bright white coast of Germany’s largest island, Rügen, is shaped by episodically occurring failures. These failures were typically assumed to happen due to strong rain storms. In a study carried out over more than two years, scientists of GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences were able to draw a new and surprisingly detailed…Continue Reading

Germany’s ex-royals want their riches back, but past ties to Hitler stand in the way

Perched on a steep hilltop in southern Germany, the striking turrets of Hohenzollern Castle rise in contrast to the rolling countryside that surrounds them. The fortress is the ancestral seat of Germany’s last imperial family. If the country still had a monarchy today, the castle’s owners would be its royal family, led by Georg Friedrich,…Continue Reading

Germany confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 785 to 241,771

FILE PHOTO: A sign reads “Social distance” as schools re-open after summer holidays and the lockdown due to the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the Karl-Rehbein high school in Hanau, Germany, August 17, 2020. REUTERS/Kai PfaffenbachBERLIN (Reuters) – The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 785 to 241,771, data from…Continue Reading

Delivery Hero is Germany’s newest blue chip

The food-delivery firm could last longer in the DAX 30 index than the firm it replacedJOINING THE index of Germany’s 30 biggest listed companies is usually a cause of celebration for the joiner rather than of controversy. Yet the arrival of Delivery Hero in the DAX 30 on August 24th ignited a fierce debate. How,…Continue Reading