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Russia launches space telescoperus

Moscow - Russia launched a space telescope Saturday from the cosmodrome in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, in a joint mission with Germany intended to map X-rays across the sky and replace a project lost in January. Video posted on the website of…

German with 1,800 cows allowed to stay in India

It's a long way from Berlin to India, where Friederike Irina Bruening devotes her life to sick and abandoned cows. Now, after intervention from the Hindu nationalist government, she has been allowed to stay. "Currently we have around…

German envoy hosts Munich couple touring Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: German ambassador to Pakistan Martin Kobler on Thursday hosted a couple from his home country to Islamabad. Taking to Twitter, the German envoy said that he was glad to host the young couple from Munich during their journey of a…

Remember the Holocaust?

If you are in Pakistan then probably not. The Holocaust? Yes, it was a genocide (there have been others before and since) that happened during World War 2 during which Nazi Germany murdered around six million European Jews in an effort to…

UK PM Theresa May gets locked inside her own car

BERLIN: British Prime Minister Theresa May had her room for Brexit manoeuvre further diminished when she was briefly locked inside her car in front of German leader Angela Merkel on Tuesday. The staff present there struggled with the…