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 2020-03-29 00:42 

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Coroanvirus: German interest rates on the rise due to crisis...

German savers long reconciled to zero interest are being lured by rates up to 1% as coronavirus-hit companies seek liquid funds, according to a report by the Sddeutche Zeitung newspaper. The trend though is limited....

 2020-03-29 00:42 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: German interest rates on the rise due to crisis...

German savers long reconciled to zero interest are being lured by rates up to 1% as coronavirus-hit companies seek liquid funds, according to a report by the Sddeutche Zeitung newspaper. The trend though is limited....

 2020-03-29 00:02 

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Coronavirus latest: Death toll tops 2,000 in the US, doubling in three days...

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread rapidly in the US, with New York City at the epicenter of the outbreak. President Trump has said he would "consider" a quarantine for the region in and around the city....

 2020-03-28 23:08 

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North Korea fires 'unidentified projectile' into sea in latest apparent test...

North Korea has launched a projectile into the sea in what appears to be its fourth missile launch in March alone. Pyongyang has continued to carry out missile tests despite a UN ban and US sanctions....

 2020-03-28 23:08 

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North Korea fires two 'projectiles' into sea in latest apparent missile test...

North Korea has launched two "short-range projectiles" in what appears to be its fourth missile launch in March alone. South Korea slammed the move as "inappropriate" during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-03-28 22:54 

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Saudi Arabia intercepts missile over Riyadh...

At least two ballistic missiles have been destroyed by Saudi forces, state-run media reported. The news came after warring factions in the Yemen conflict supported calls for a ceasefire due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-03-28 22:02 

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German state finance minister Thomas Schfer found dead...

The body of Thomas Schfer, finance minister for the German state of Hesse, was found on train tracks near Wiesbaden. Police suspect the 54-year-old died by suicide....

 2020-03-28 18:06 

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Coronavirus shakes foundations of the European Union...

The unity of EU members faces a new, painful test with the coronavirus crisis. If the bloc fails to stand up to it, the entire project might "lose its foundations," warned Italy's Prime Minister Guiseppe Conte....

 2020-03-28 18:02 

Deutsche Welle

Don't forget climate threat, Earth Hour activists urge...

Lights are off for Earth Hour around the globe as activists try to put climate disruption back on the agenda. Experts readying for the next UN summit in Glasgow admit mass travel by delegates will need a rethink....

 2020-03-28 17:21 

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Coronavirus latest: More than 10,000 dead in Italy...

The death toll in Italy has now exceeded 10,000, while Spain recorded its worst day yet. The Chinese city Wuhan — ground zero of the coronavirus pandemic — has partially reopened to outsiders. Follow DW for the latest....

 2020-03-28 14:39 

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Mali to go ahead with elections despite COVID-19 crisis...

With coronavirus cases on the rise, the government has declared a medical emergency in the country. But people will still head to the polls on Sunday to vote for a new parliament....

 2020-03-28 12:48 

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German archaeologists unearth massive mammoth tusk...

Archaeologists in Bavaria had been out to find remains from medieval settlements when they stumbled across a much older and very rare find. "A complete stroke of luck," one expert said of the mammoth discovery....

 2020-03-28 12:04 

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Over 800 attacks on Muslims in Germany in 2019: media...

The latest German government figures give an indication of the scale of violent Islamophobia in the country. While the numbers have remained steady, one Bundestag MP called the situation "a ticking timebomb."...

 2020-03-28 11:30 

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Coronavirus latest: Wuhan reopens after two-month lockdown...

The Chinese city — ground zero of the coronavirus pandemic — has partially reopened to outsiders. Concerns are growing over whether Beijing has truly beaten the virus. Follow DW for the latest....

 2020-03-28 09:36 

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Germany won't lift coronavirus restrictions before April 20: Chancellory...

Ministers won't even consider relaxing the nationwide coronavirus lockdown for at least three weeks, a top German government official has said. Even then, measures could remain in place for some people....

 2020-03-28 09:30 

Deutsche Welle

Why does Indonesia have a high COVID-19 mortality rate?...

Indonesia has the second-highest COVID-19 mortality rate in the world. The government has been reluctant to impose a nationwide lockdown despite a steady spike in coronavirus cases and virus-related deaths....

 2020-03-28 08:35 

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Coronavirus: Rush to develop rapid tests...

Are enough people being tested for COVID-19 in Germany? Various tests are being developed and brought out onto the global market. There is still no reliable self-testing kit, however....

 2020-03-28 08:28 

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Corona: DW laureate criticizes 'ideological stubbornness' of Irani leadership...

The Iranian government cannot free itself from fatal ideological patterns even in the face of the Corona epidemic, political scientist Sadegh Zibakalam told DW....

 2020-03-28 08:02 

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Opinion: How many deaths can we afford?...

Just two weeks into this crisis some are actually calculating how many deaths society can accept to salvage the economy. For DW's Henrik Bhme, this is unacceptable....

 2020-03-28 07:03 

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Coronavirus: Practicing Islam amid pandemic...

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted social and economic life across the globe. But in the Middle East, authorities have coupled religious edicts with public health advice to curb the outbreak and guide the faithful....

 2020-03-28 05:54 

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Doubts surround China's claim to have beaten corona...

The Chinese government wants to get the economy back on track, and says the coronavirus epidemic is virtually over. But experts fear that Beijing may be ignoring a still-existing hazard....

 2020-03-28 03:48 

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India: Police under fire for using violence to enforce coronavirus lockdown...

Videos have been circulating on social media showing officers beating people for violating India's coronavirus lockdown. The opposition has called on Modi to stop police from using violence to enforce the measures....

 2020-03-28 01:19 

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Coronavirus: Countries scramble to retrieve tourists stranded in South Asia...

Thousands of European tourists are stranded in Nepal, Sri Lanka and other locations across South Asia. Germany has arranged emergency flights to bring citizens home as countries close their borders due to the pandemic....

 2020-03-28 00:05 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus latest: US outbreak surges to over 100,000 cases...

The US has seen a surge of COVID-19 cases, becoming the first country in the world to log over 100,000 infections. Deaths have surged in Spain and Italy, while China is slowly reopening. Follow DW for the latest....

 2020-03-27 23:22 

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Coronavirus in Germany: Adidas, H&M to stop paying rent over outbreak closures...

Big retailers in Germany say they plan to stop paying rent for stores that were told to close in order to slow the pandemic. Adidas is leading the charge, along with shoe chain Deichmann and Swedish clothing giant H&M....

 2020-03-27 20:22 

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Germany: Home alone boy calls police and gets Nutella bread...

A tearful 11-year-old in a Bavarian town contacted emergency services as he was unable to find his mother. The police managed to soothe the boy's fears by rushing to his home and serving up a treat....

 2020-03-27 18:29 

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Europol warns against coronavirus scams...

The European police authority has warned that con artists are preying on fears of illness by offering fake masks, medicine, COVID-19 tests and even vaccines. Bernd Riegert reports from Brussels....

 2020-03-27 18:11 

Deutsche Welle

NATO: North Macedonia becomes 30th member...

Skopje submitted formal accession papers on Friday, becoming the 30th member of the transatlantic military alliance. The move caps a week of EU diplomacy allowing North Macedonia to begin EU accession talks....

 2020-03-27 17:52 

Deutsche Welle

Italians search for hope in times of coronavirus...

Stuck in lockdown for weeks now, Italians are looking for bright spots as they adapt to life with the coronavirus. A sense of dystopia mixes with a new feeling of community, reports Megan Williams from her home in Rome....

 2020-03-27 17:49 

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Basel art museum agrees to compensate heirs of Jewish art historian Curt Glaser...

The Swiss museum had previously rejected claims filed by Curt Glaser's descendants, saying they had not been purchasing purchased Nazi-looted art. Now both sides reached a compromise....

 2020-03-27 17:47 

Deutsche Welle

Aid organizations scramble to plan for coronavirus shutdowns...

As African nations order lockdowns to curb the spread of COVID-19, aid organizations are rushing to stop the most vulnerable being shut off from desperately needed help....

 2020-03-27 17:43 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: US House passes historic $2.2 trillion relief package...

The coronavirus stimulus bill has been approved as the United States tries to stave off the economic impact of COVID-19. The US has recently overtaken China to become the epicentre of the deadly virus....

 2020-03-27 17:43 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: US House passes historic $2.2 trillion relief package...

The coronavirus stimulus bill has been approved as the United States tries to stave off the economic impact of COVID-19. The US has recently overtaken China to become the epicentre of the deadly virus....

 2020-03-27 17:31 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus and the economy: World 'clearly' in recession, IMF says...

The world economy has suffered a "sudden stop," according to International Monetary Fund head Kristalina Georgieva. The fund is now seeking ways to prevent the decline from getting even worse....

 2020-03-27 17:30 

Deutsche Welle

Corona can't stop the BTHVN2020 Music Barge...

After the journey from Bonn to Vienna was cancelled, the crew put their heads together and came up with 24 hours of programming....

 2020-03-27 17:27 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: Treating European patients in Germany...

A small group of patients from Lombardy in Italy and the border region of Alsace in France are receiving treatment in German clinics. The symbolic value of the gesture is clear, but could it prove a useful strategy too?...

 2020-03-27 16:41 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus latest: Italy registers nearly 1,000 new deaths in single day...

The death toll surged by 919 in the last 24 hours. It is the highest daily tally since the pandemic began. Follow DW for the latest....

 2020-03-27 15:58 

Deutsche Welle

Egypt expels British journalist over coronavirus coverage...

British-German journalist Ruth Michaelson had reported on a study that suggested the number of coronavirus cases in Egypt could be as high as 19,000. Egyptian authorities accused her of undermining public order....

 2020-03-27 15:40 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus latest: World has 'clearly' entered recession — IMF head...

The global economy is already in recession which would be at least as bad as the one triggered by the 2008 crash, says the managing director of the International Monetary Fund. Follow DW for the latest....

 2020-03-27 15:24 

Deutsche Welle

Gourmet chef cooks for heroes in the corona crisis...

Restaurants in Germany are closed. But Michelin-starred Max Strohe and his team carry on, preparing meals for doctors and nurses. Food donations determine what's on the menu....

 2020-03-27 15:21 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: Why are the death rates different?...

Many of us must be tracking the daily infection and death rates from the coronavirus. You may have noticed, the death rates differ greatly from country to country. Here are some of the main reasons....

 2020-03-27 14:53 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus: German aid package gets final approval...

Europe's largest economy has taken a hit from the coronavirus outbreak. But now, the stretched healthcare system, as well as workers and companies in dire straits are set to receive state help on an unprecedented scale....

 2020-03-27 14:11 

Deutsche Welle

German idioms in challenging times...

From stiff ears to cups of tea and the light at the end of the proverbial tunnel, Germans use vivid idioms of encouragement in times of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-03-27 13:50 

Deutsche Welle

Evolution: Why females live longer...

On average, women live longer than men. According to a new study, this also applies to the animal kingdom. Is that because males across all species tend to have stupid ideas more often?...

 2020-03-27 13:43 

Deutsche Welle

Rammstein singer Lindemann tests positive for coronavirus...

Singer Till Lindemann has contracted the novel coronavirus, according to reports in German media outlets. The 57-year-old "Rammstein" front singer has been taken to an intensive care unit at a Berlin hospital....

 2020-03-27 13:43 

Deutsche Welle

Rammstein singer Lindemann in hospital — is it coronavirus?...

The frontman or the successful German rock band Rammstein, Till Lindemann, has been taken to an intensive care unit at a Berlin hospital. Has the 57-year-old singer contracted the novel coronavirus?...

 2020-03-27 12:53 

Deutsche Welle

Belarusian sport ignores coronavirus crisis...

While sports all over the world are on hold, Belarus's top football and ice hockey leagues are set to play in front of live audiences this weekend. Organizers of the women's Super Cup are even offering free admission....

 2020-03-27 12:49 

Deutsche Welle

Germany mulls mass testing for coronavirus immunity: report...

Scientists in Germany are preparing to carry out a test to find out who has already developed antibodies to fight off the novel coronavirus. The results could help life in Germany to get back to normal....

 2020-03-27 12:49 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus threatens Poland's remarkable growth story...

Some analysts predict Poland's GDP growth will slow to 2% in 2020 from 4% last year. Others predict a worse scenario if things take a wrong turn, despite the measures taken by the government in Warsaw....

 2020-03-27 11:48 

Deutsche Welle

Coronavirus in Syria: An invisible enemy...

An outbreak of COVID-19 would be yet another catastrophe for the war-torn land. DW spoke with three people in besieged Idlib province about how they are dealing with the threat of pandemic....

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