Tag Archives: States of Germany

20Jan/20

Google Cloud lands agreement with Lufthansa Group to support optimization of its airline operations

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16Sep/17

Oktoberfest kicks off for the 184th round with heightened security

MUNICH, GERMANY (SEPTEMBER 16, 2017) (REUTERS) – The 184th annual edition of Oktoberfest started on Saturday (September 16), with a horse-and-carriage parade, carnival rides, oompah bands and beer-swigging revelry – as tradition dictates, of course. Continue reading

22Aug/17

Official Oktoberfest beer mug unveiled

MUNICH, GERMANY (AUGUST 22, 2017) (REUTERS – The Oktoberfest is known for hearty food, pretty girls in even prettier dirndls (traditional dress), men in Lederhosen and of course beer. And the beer must be served in the ‘Mass”, the traditional Oktoberfest mug. Continue reading

05Jan/16

German police say no clues yet into Cologne mass attacks on women

German officials in Cologne vow to never allow a similar incident to repeat itself after 90 women reported being robbed, threatened or sexually molested at the New Year’s celebrations outside Cologne’s cathedral by young, mostly drunk men.

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04Oct/15

World’s largest and rowdiest annual beer festival, the Oktoberfest, comes to an end

The world’s largest and rowdiest annual beer festival comes to an end, with Munich organisers saying visitors drank 7.3 million litres of beer during the 16-day long party.

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08Jun/15

Greenpeace turns mountain into canvas for G7 climate appeal

As the G7 leaders prepare to talk about energy politics in Elmau, Greenpeace supporters laser-project a climate-appeal onto the nearby Zugspitze, Germany’s highest mountain.
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03May/15

“Unfathomable horrors” of Nazi camps will never be forgotten – Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the “horrors” of the Nazi concentration camps will never be forgotten, at a ceremony marking 70 years since the liberation of Dachau.
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