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Explained: 'Neutral' Europe recedes as NATO set to expand in backdrop of Russia's Ukraine war
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Explained: 'Neutral' Europe recedes as NATO set to expand in backdrop of Russia's Ukraine war

Like the two Nordic countries, other nations joined the European Union for its promise economic and political unity without taking sides in the East-West divide that has endured beyond the end of the Cold War

PM Modi co-chairs business round table in Berlin bringing top honchos from India, Germany together
Business

PM Modi co-chairs business round table in Berlin bringing top honchos from India, Germany together

This is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first meeting with Scholz as German Chancellor, who assumed office in December, 2021.

India ended three decades of political instability by pressing a button, says PM Modi
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India ended three decades of political instability by pressing a button, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed members of the Indian community at the Theater at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Germany, on Monday

PM Modi, German Chancellor co-chair Inter-Governmental Consultations
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PM Modi, German Chancellor co-chair Inter-Governmental Consultations

IGC is a unique mechanism which brings together several ministers and officials from both sides to engage in bilateral discussions culminating in a plenary session which is chaired by the two leaders

India, Germany commit to reform WTO, call it central pillar of integrating developing countries
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India, Germany commit to reform WTO, call it central pillar of integrating developing countries

Both sides also expressed their strong support for the upcoming negotiations between the European Union and India on a Free Trade Agreement

India, Germany share several values, made significant progress over last few years, says PM Modi
India

India, Germany share several values, made significant progress over last few years, says PM Modi

The prime minister on Monday held a bilateral meeting with Chancellor Olaf Scholz. Their discussions covered key areas of bilateral cooperation under the overall strategic partnership, as well as regional and global developments

Jaishankar meets German counterpart Baerbock in Berlin, reviews bilateral cooperation
India

Jaishankar meets German counterpart Baerbock in Berlin, reviews bilateral cooperation

The external affairs minister also met Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Svenja Schulze and discussed climate action, resilient and reliable supply chains, third country partnerships and economic impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict

Jaishankar meets German counterpart Baerbock in Berlin, reviews bilateral cooperation
India

Jaishankar meets German counterpart Baerbock in Berlin, reviews bilateral cooperation

Jaishankar, who is in Berlin as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's delegation, said that he had good conversation with Minister for Foreign Affairs of Germany Baerbock

PM Modi expresses happiness over meeting Indian diaspora in Berlin, says India proud of their accomplishments
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PM Modi expresses happiness over meeting Indian diaspora in Berlin, says India proud of their accomplishments

PM Modi, who arrived in Germany on the first leg of his three-day Europe visit, got a rousing welcome from the Indian diaspora in Berlin

At Berlin's iconic Brandenburg Gate, Indians dance to beat of drums, give grand welcome to PM Modi in Germany
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At Berlin's iconic Brandenburg Gate, Indians dance to beat of drums, give grand welcome to PM Modi in Germany

Upon his arrival, PM Modi met the Indian community, including children, in who were waiting for the prime minister since 4 am at Hotel Adlon Kempinski

PM Modi, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz meet in Berlin, discuss ways to expand India-Germany cooperation: WATCH
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PM Modi, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz meet in Berlin, discuss ways to expand India-Germany cooperation: WATCH

This is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first meeting with Scholz as German Chancellor, who assumed office in December, 2021. Both the leaders will co-chair the 6th India-Germany Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC)

WATCH: PM Modi gets rousing welcome from Indian diaspora in Germany; children sing patriotic song, present portrait, call him their icon
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WATCH: PM Modi gets rousing welcome from Indian diaspora in Germany; children sing patriotic song, present portrait, call him their icon

Several people who congregated at Hotel Adlon Kempinski in Berlin clicked selfies with PM Modi. One person even touched the Prime Minister's feet in reverence

'Welcome to Germany': Berlin’s main train station turns into refugee town for Ukrainians
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'Welcome to Germany': Berlin’s main train station turns into refugee town for Ukrainians

Some 160,000 Ukrainian refugees have been officially registered in Germany, but their real numbers are thought to be much higher

Top US, European diplomats hold talks in Berlin as Russian threat to Ukraine looms
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Top US, European diplomats hold talks in Berlin as Russian threat to Ukraine looms

Russia has denied it is planning an invasion and has, in turn, accused the West of plotting 'provocations' in Ukraine

Germany expels Russian diplomats: What happened, why relations between countries have hit fresh low
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Germany expels Russian diplomats: What happened, why relations between countries have hit fresh low

The 2019 brazen daylight killing of Zelimkhan 'Tornike' Khangoshvili, a 40-year-old Georgian citizen of Chechen ethnicity, sparked outrage in Berlin

End of an era: Angela Merkel, Germany's first woman chancellor, bows out after 16 years
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End of an era: Angela Merkel, Germany's first woman chancellor, bows out after 16 years

Merkel's near-record tenure is ending with her leaving office at age 67 to praise from abroad and enduring popularity at home

Germany latest country to pass the grim 100,000 COVID-19 deaths milestone
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Germany latest country to pass the grim 100,000 COVID-19 deaths milestone

Officials say 68.1 percent of Germany’s 83 million inhabitants are fully vaccinated, far below the minimum level of 75 percent the government has aimed for

'Jabbed, cured or dead', warns Germany as Europe battles surge in COVID cases
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'Jabbed, cured or dead', warns Germany as Europe battles surge in COVID cases

Meanwhile, Belgium and the Netherlands condemned the clashes that rocked weekend protests against new anti-COVID measures

German city of Cologne allows mosques to broadcast call to Friday prayers
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German city of Cologne allows mosques to broadcast call to Friday prayers

Cologne mosques need to apply for a special permit in order to be able to broadcast the call. The initiative will be limited to two years and then be re-evaluated

No expiry date on justice: Germany puts 100-year-old former concentration camp guard on trial
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No expiry date on justice: Germany puts 100-year-old former concentration camp guard on trial

The suspect, Josef Schuetz, stands accused of "knowingly and willingly" assisting in the murder of 3,518 prisoners at the Sachsenhausen camp in Oranienburg, north of Berlin, between 1942 and 1945