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95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp secretary charged over 10,000 murders

06 Feb 2021

95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp secretary charged over 10,000 murders

A 95-year-old woman, a former secretary at the Stutthof Nazi concentration camp, has been charged with complicity in murders of as many as 10,000 people, said German prosecutors on Friday.

Liverpool barred from playing Champions League game in Germany

05 Feb 2021

Liverpool barred from playing Champions League game in Germany

In a huge development, Germany won't allow Liverpool to play their scheduled Champions League game at Leipzig on February 16.

Mercedes-Benz EQA electric SUV, with 426km driving range, unveiled

21 Jan 2021

Mercedes-Benz EQA electric SUV, with 426km driving range, unveiled

Based on the GLA crossover, German automaker Mercedes-Benz has unveiled its EQA all-electric SUV. It is the company's second fully-electric model and is currently available in a single EQA 250 variant.

Despite pandemic, over two million Mercedes-Benz cars sold in 2020

10 Jan 2021

Despite pandemic, over two million Mercedes-Benz cars sold in 2020

In a proud moment for Mercedes-Benz, the company sold over two million cars for the fifth consecutive year in 2020, despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

UK-EU agree on Brexit deal week before transition period ends

24 Dec 2020

UK-EU agree on Brexit deal week before transition period ends

With just a week to go before the Brexit transition period ends, the United Kingdom and the European Union have agreed on a historic trade deal.

'Good riddance,' says China as Germany exits UN Security Council

23 Dec 2020

'Good riddance,' says China as Germany exits UN Security Council

"Good riddance, Ambassador Heusgen." That is what China's deputy United Nations envoy, Geng Shuang, said to Germany's ambassador as the latter completed a two-year term on the UN Security Council.

Can prepare vaccine against mutated virus in 6 weeks: BioNTech

22 Dec 2020

Can prepare vaccine against mutated virus in 6 weeks: BioNTech

Ugur Sahin, the co-founder and CEO of the German drugmaker BioNTech, displayed confidence that their COVID-19 vaccine can work against the new strain of the coronavirus.

Volkswagen Tiguan eHybrid SUV makes global debut: Details here

17 Dec 2020

Volkswagen Tiguan eHybrid SUV makes global debut: Details here

German automaker Volkswagen has launched its Tiguan eHybrid SUV in the international markets. It is offered in three variants: Life, Elegance, and R-Line.

Germany introduces new restrictions as COVID-19 deaths hit record high

16 Dec 2020

Germany introduces new restrictions as COVID-19 deaths hit record high

On Wednesday, Germany entered a strict lockdown as the number of coronavirus infections has surged again in the European nation.

New benchmark: FDI equity inflows cross $500 billion in India

07 Dec 2020

New benchmark: FDI equity inflows cross $500 billion in India

In a development that shows India has emerged as a safe investment destination, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) equity inflows crossed the $500 billion benchmark, reports PTI. Between April 2000 and September 2020, the country's inflows were recorded at $500.12 billion.

UEFA Nations League, Spain thrash Germany 6-0: Records broken

18 Nov 2020

UEFA Nations League, Spain thrash Germany 6-0: Records broken

Spain showed their ruthless side to overcome Germany 6-0 in the final match of League A Group 4 of the UEFA Nations League.

UEFA Nations League, Spain vs Germany: Preview, Dream11 and more

17 Nov 2020

UEFA Nations League, Spain vs Germany: Preview, Dream11 and more

Spain and Germany will face each other in a blockbuster encounter in Seville tonight.

UEFA Nations League: Key numbers from Group A4 matches

14 Oct 2020

UEFA Nations League: Key numbers from Group A4 matches

Ukraine handed Spain a shocking 1-0 defeat in matchday four of the UEFA Nations League.

Spain and Germany seal UEFA Nations League wins: Records broken

11 Oct 2020

Spain and Germany seal UEFA Nations League wins: Records broken

Spain and Germany clinched got the job done in the ongoing UEFA Nations League.

International friendlies: A look at the key records scripted

08 Oct 2020

International friendlies: A look at the key records scripted

The international friendlies produced some superb results to start proceedings in a lively manner.

In 14 countries, most people have unfavorable views toward China

07 Oct 2020

In 14 countries, most people have unfavorable views toward China

China no longer evokes emotions of goodwill, at least among 14 advanced countries, that were surveyed by the US-based Pew Research Center. The findings of the research, published on Tuesday, showed China's unpopularity has reached historic highs in the last year.

Audi unveils limited-edition R8 Green Hell supercar: Details here

01 Oct 2020

Audi unveils limited-edition R8 Green Hell supercar: Details here

Audi has unveiled a limited-edition model of its R8 LMS GT car, called R8 Green Hell.

Germany: Cyber attack on a hospital leaves a patient dead

20 Sep 2020

Germany: Cyber attack on a hospital leaves a patient dead

In a major shocker, a woman has reportedly died due to a ransomware attack in Germany.

UEFA Nations League: Ansu Fati scripts this record for Spain

07 Sep 2020

UEFA Nations League: Ansu Fati scripts this record for Spain

Spain thrashed Ukraine 4-0 in their second encounter in the UEFA Nations League 2020-21.

2020-21 UEFA Nations League: Presenting the complete roundup

06 Sep 2020

2020-21 UEFA Nations League: Presenting the complete roundup

The 2020-21 UEFA Nations League started earlier this week and all teams have played one match each so far.

Pounded by coronavirus pandemic, Europe's largest brothel files for bankruptcy

04 Sep 2020

Pounded by coronavirus pandemic, Europe's largest brothel files for bankruptcy

Europe's largest brothel has become the latest victim of COVID-19, the disease which has shattered economies, killed thousands and sickened millions.

UEFA Nations League 2020-21: All that you need to know

01 Sep 2020

UEFA Nations League 2020-21: All that you need to know

The UEFA Nations League 2020-21 starts on Thursday, with all the home countries playing twice in the next week.

Samsung Galaxy M51 will be launched on September 10

01 Sep 2020

Samsung Galaxy M51 will be launched on September 10

Samsung's rival to the much-hyped OnePlus Nord, the Galaxy M51, will be launched in India on September 10, the company has confirmed.

Samsung Galaxy M51, with 7,000mAh battery and quad cameras, launched

31 Aug 2020

Samsung Galaxy M51, with 7,000mAh battery and quad cameras, launched

Expanding its range of mid-range smartphones, Samsung has launched the Galaxy M51 in Germany.

Jurgen Klopp sets Liverpool departure date: Details here

14 Jul 2020

Jurgen Klopp sets Liverpool departure date: Details here

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp wants to see out his contract at Liverpool and head back to his native country Germany.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Equestrian Fouaad Mirza outlines his vision for Tokyo Olympics

11 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Equestrian Fouaad Mirza outlines his vision for Tokyo Olympics

In an exclusive interview with NewsBytes, Indian equestrian Fouaad Mirza revealed his plans for the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

All that you need to know about Champions League mini-tournament

07 Jun 2020

All that you need to know about Champions League mini-tournament

Portugal could hold the UEFA Champions League mini-tournament as UEFA bids to complete their flagship tournament in August, according to reports in Germany.

Who is Bundesliga's youngest scorer Florian Wirtz?

07 Jun 2020

Who is Bundesliga's youngest scorer Florian Wirtz?

On Saturday, Bayern Munich overcame Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in gameweek 30 of the Bundesliga 2019-20 season.

Chelsea agree deal in principle to sign forward Timo Werner

05 Jun 2020

Chelsea agree deal in principle to sign forward Timo Werner

Premier League side Chelsea are set to add more gloss in their forward line by agreeing a deal in principle to sign Timo Werner.

Motorola G Pro, with integrated stylus, triple cameras, goes official

27 May 2020

Motorola G Pro, with integrated stylus, triple cameras, goes official

Lenovo-owned Motorola has launched its budget-friendly smartphone, the Moto G Pro, in Germany. The handset comes as a rebranded version of the Moto G Stylus that went official in February.

Serie A restart: Italian PM wants 'more guarantees'

17 May 2020

Serie A restart: Italian PM wants 'more guarantees'

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he needs "more guarantees" before the green light can finally be given for the resumption of Serie A after a two-month suspension due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Ahead of Bundesliga restart, Dynamo Dresden's entire squad quarantined

10 May 2020

Ahead of Bundesliga restart, Dynamo Dresden's entire squad quarantined

Bundesliga 2 club Dynamo Dresden have put their entire squad and coaching staff into two-week isolation after two players tested positive for coronavirus.

Bundesliga 2019-20 season to restart on May 16: Details here

07 May 2020

Bundesliga 2019-20 season to restart on May 16: Details here

Finally, there is some positive news for football fans. The Bundesliga season is set to restart on May 16 after the government gave the green light on a return to action.

Premier League targets a return behind closed doors in June

28 Apr 2020

Premier League targets a return behind closed doors in June

The Premier League is targeting a return in June this year behind closed doors.

Coronavirus: Are the worst-hit countries flattening the curve?

08 Apr 2020

Coronavirus: Are the worst-hit countries flattening the curve?

The total number of cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) rose to 1.4 million on Wednesday, including over 80,000 deaths.

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich to resume training amid coronavirus outbreak

06 Apr 2020

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich to resume training amid coronavirus outbreak

In a recent statement, Bayern Munich stated that the players will commence training from April 6 in small groups.

German minister commits suicide; was worried about #Coronavirus crisis: Reports

29 Mar 2020

German minister commits suicide; was worried about #Coronavirus crisis: Reports

Thomas Schaefer, the Finance Minister of the German state of Hesse, which includes Frankfurt, has been found dead on Saturday.

Trump, Modi, and Conte: How are world leaders tackling coronavirus

25 Mar 2020

Trump, Modi, and Conte: How are world leaders tackling coronavirus

The world will be categorized into the pre-coronavirus phase and the one after that.

Top performers across football leagues in Europe before coronavirus crisis

25 Mar 2020

Top performers across football leagues in Europe before coronavirus crisis

The 2019-20 season in European football was going well before the coronavirus pandemic led to the suspension of all matches.

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

23 Mar 2020

Despite coronavirus pandemic, people worldwide refuse to stay indoors

Around the world, the coronavirus outbreak has compelled authorities to impose strict regulations advising social distancing and urging people to stay indoors.