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German exchange student says he's told to leave India after joining protests

A German exchange student said on Tuesday that Indian authorities had ordered him to leave the country after he took part in protests against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new citizenship law.

German lifestyles must change to help protect climate - Schaueble

Germans will have to change their lifestyles, cutting back on holidays and paying a real price to master the challenge of climate change, the speaker of Germany's parliament Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Tuesday.

How U.S. sanctions could hit Russia's Nord Stream gas project

U.S. President Donald Trump imposed sanctions last week on the Nord Stream 2 pipeline designed by Moscow to bypass Ukraine and increase gas supplies via the Baltic Sea to Germany, Russia's biggest energy customer.

China firms stock up cleaner shipping fuel overseas ahead of new emission rules

福利网站Chinese marine fuel suppliers have signed up short-term deals to buy very low-sulphur fuel oil from companies like oil major Shell , Germany's Uniper and U.S. commodities trader Freepoint ahead of a new standard on emissions for the global shipping industry that kicks in on Jan. 1.

Merkel unaware of any pressure exerted by China over Huawei

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday she had not been told about the Chinese authorities making any threats of retaliation if Germany were to exclude Huawei from its 5G rollout.

Germany moves to ban gay 'conversion therapies'

Germany moved a step closer to banning so-called gay "conversion therapies" on Wednesday, as the cabinet backed a law that would punish bogus practitioners with up to a year in prison.

Strong housing, public building lift German construction sales to record highs

福利网站Germany's construction industry expects record sales this year and next thanks to booming demand for housing and higher state spending on infrastructure, associations said on Wednesday.

With or without Huawei? German coalition delays decision on 5G rollout

Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat partners have delayed until next year a decision on security rules for Germany's 5G network that could bar China's Huawei, a highly divisive issue in an unhappy alliance.

Strains in German coalition as SPD eyes 5G rules that could exclude Huawei

Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) will decide on Tuesday whether to adopt a proposal that could bar China's Huawei from taking part in the rollout of 5G services, which could further strain its alliance with conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Germany to raise carbon price to 25 euros in 2021 after pressure - sources

福利网站Germany will raise the price for carbon dioxide emissions from transport and heating buildings to 25 euros ($27.56) per tonne from 2021 after a proposed 10 euro pricetag was criticised for being too low, government sources said on Monday.

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Hong Kong marchers target malls in third day of Christmas protests

福利网站Hundreds of protesters marched through festive Hong Kong shopping malls on Thursday, aiming to disrupt business in the Asian financial hub for a third day over the Christmas holidays, with riot police deployed in the event of unrest.

Turkey to send troops to Libya at Tripoli's request - Erdogan

Indian state demands damages, threatens to confiscate property over protests