Germany Mass Shooting Kills 6 People, Police Launches Investigation
In Germany's Hamburg, at least six people died in a mass shooting, at a church. The incident occurred on March 9. According to eyewitnesses, shots were fired inside a building used by Jehovah's Witnesses in the northern German city of Hamburg. Getting into the details, shooting took place in the Gross Borstel district, a few kilometers north of the downtown area of Germany's second-biggest city.
Tags: Mass Shooting, Germany, KILLED, Gun Fight, World news
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Adolf Hitler's Watch Auctioned For $1.1 Million; Receives Backlash From Jewish Leaders
A Maryland auction house sold a wristwatch once owned by Adolf Hitler for $1.1 million. The watch's value was estimated between $2 and $4 million dollars by Alexander Historical Auctions in Chesapeake City. It also described the watch as "World War II relic of historic proportions". The auction recieved backlash from Jewish leaders, who contended that the watch had no historic value.
Tags: Adolf Hitler, World War II Relic, Nazi, Germany, Hitler's Watch
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
PM Modi Arrives In Germany To Attend G7 Summit, Tweets
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Germany, to attend the G7 summit, at the invitation of German Chancellor Olaf Scholz. PM Modi will be in Germany on June 26,27, participating in the G7 summit, and discussing issues like energy, food security, counter-terrorism, environment and democracy with its partner countries. The leaders are also expected to focus on the… read-more
Tags: PM Modi, G7 Summit, Germany, LEADERS, ukraine crisis
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
PM Modi To Attend G7 Summit In Germany On June 26-27; Will Also Visit UAE
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Germany for G7 Summit on June 26-27, and to UAE on June 28. PM Modi will address the Summit on environment, energy, climate, food security, health, gender equality, and democracy. Modi is visiting UAE to express his personal condolences on death of former UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and to congratulate UAE's new President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Tags: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Germany, UAE, G7 Summit
Courtesy: Free Press Journal
Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Dmitry Muratov Sells Medal To Support Ukrainian Refugees
Nobel peace prize laureate Dmitry Muratov, editor-in-chief of Russian news outlet Novaya Gazeta, sold his medal at an auction for $103.5 (USD). Reportedly, the money raised will be donated to UNICEF, to support counties hosting Ukrainian refugees, which includes Poland, Russia, Germany, Maldova, Slovenia, Czech Republic and Hungary. Muratov also emphasized on everyone joining hands to help the children of Ukraine displaces by war.
Tags: Ukraine, Germany, Russia, dmitry muratov, Nobel peace prize
Germany Seizes Apartments Owned By Russian Lawmaker & Wife Under EU Sanctions
Abiding by the sanctions imposed by European Union against the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Germany has seized three apartments owned by Russian lawmaker and his wife. The couple jointly owned two apartments in the Bavarian city and the wife solely owned one in Munich. Besides the apartments, their bank accounts have also been seized. The residents are allowed to stay in the buildings, but should pay the rent at court.
Tags: Bavarian city, Munich, Ukraine, Germany, EU Sanctions
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Bonn Climate Change Conference Next Week Intended To Prepare For COP27 In Egypt
The Bonn Climate Change Conference will begin next week at the World Convention Center in Bonn, Germany. It will serve as a warm-up for the UN Climate Change Conference COP27, which will be held in Egypt in November. The June sessions will cover a wide variety of subjects, including greenhouse gas emission reductions, climate adaptation, and giving financial assistance to developing nations to reduce emissions and adapt to climate change. … read-more
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Germany Seeks Strong Relationship With India In Field Of Renewable Energy
Stephan Grabherr, Deputy Ambassador German Embassy, stated on May 31, that Germany seeks a strong relationship with India on sustainable and green energy and energy transformation. GIZ (German Agency for International Cooperation) also gave a presentation on the history of PV Port and technological innovation for "Make in India." He went on to say that India already has fantastic technology and that large corporations have invested heavily in… read-more
Tags: Germany, Green Energy, India, G7 Summit, make in india
PM Modi Leaves For Denmark, Concludes Productive Tour Of Germany
PM Modi is all set to visit Denmark, after spending a day in Germany, during his three-nation Europe trip. On May 3, the Union EAM S Jaishankar tweeted, "The first leg of PM @narendramodi's visit concludes. Has reinforced the India-Germany partnership. Next stop > Copenhagen". Notably, PM Modi started his international visit from Berlin on May 2, and held bilateral talks with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.
Tags: PM Modi, Germany, Denmark, Bilateral Talks, International Tour
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
'New India Willing To Take Risks,' Says Modi In Germany
PM Narendra Modi said during an address in Berlin that the "New India" does not just think about a secure future, but is also willing to take risks. During his address to the Indian diaspora, he stressed on the need for "minimum government" and "maximum governance." He also took a dig at the opposition, saying, "Before 2014, everything you used to see, everything would be a work in progress."
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