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If they said run, you ran for your life: GDR children of Namibia recount their story

Apr 22, 2016

If they said run, you ran for your life: GDR children of Namibia recount their story

Windhoek: In the tumultuous 1980s during Namibia's independence struggle, 400 children, some as young as three and many orphans, were shipped off to East Germany to be g
Ex-foreign minister Genscher, architect of German unity, dies at 89 | Reuters

Apr 02, 2016

Ex-foreign minister Genscher, architect of German unity, dies at 89 | Reuters

.

"Personally, I am thankful for all the talks and meetings at which I could draw on his world experience and worldly wisdom."

Genscher, who fled East G

Thinker, soldier, business boss: many faces of Germany's anti-immigrant AfD | Reuters

Mar 20, 2016

Thinker, soldier, business boss: many faces of Germany's anti-immigrant AfD | Reuters

," said the 41-year-old, who grew up in the former Communist East Germany and runs a business repairing car radiators and heat exchangers.

"Everyone is now expected to

Thinker, soldier, business boss: many faces of Germany's anti-immigrant AfD | Reuters

Mar 20, 2016

Thinker, soldier, business boss: many faces of Germany's anti-immigrant AfD | Reuters

," said the 41-year-old, who grew up in the former Communist East Germany and runs a business repairing car radiators and heat exchangers.

"Everyone is now expected to

Merkel's party suffers drubbing in German state votes | Reuters

Mar 13, 2016

Merkel's party suffers drubbing in German state votes | Reuters

-Anhalt in former East Germany, where Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats (CDU) remained the largest party but the AfD grabbed 21.5 percent.

"We have fundamenta

Merkel crosses fingers before German Super Sunday regional polls | Reuters

Mar 13, 2016

Merkel crosses fingers before German Super Sunday regional polls | Reuters

the CDU will remain the biggest party in Saxony-Anhalt, in former East Germany. In the west, it could be pipped by the Greens in Baden-Wuerttemberg, where it is currently the largest pa
Church-going chemist gives German anti-immigrant party a friendly face | Reuters

Mar 06, 2016

Church-going chemist gives German anti-immigrant party a friendly face | Reuters

entering Germany illegally. Saxony-Anhalt once lay on East Germany's border with the West where guards were under orders to shoot anyone trying to escape the communist state.

The final frontier: What the govt and media aren’t telling you about the JNU controversy

Feb 19, 2016

The final frontier: What the govt and media aren’t telling you about the JNU controversy

avoid criticism on its policy or lack of policy, while the country is burning on issues of communalism, caste discrimination and deprivation – the administration seeks to paint its main critics as
German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape case | Reuters

Feb 01, 2016

German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape case | Reuters

growing up in a Soviet garrison town in East Germany. She recognises that the former Soviet agent respects firmness.

Thus, she was firm in her role as chief mediator

Davos elites fear weakened European Union | Reuters

Jan 22, 2016

Davos elites fear weakened European Union | Reuters

Joachim Gauck, a former pastor in communist East Germany who is widely respected as a voice of conscience, told the Davos audience there would be nothing immoral about putting a limit o