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Voting underway as Merkel seeks fourth term as German Chancellor

Germany Voting Date : September 24, 2017 Reporter : BNN Berlin [Germany], Sept.24 (ANI):Germany will hold federal elections on Sunday to choose a chancellor for the next four years. Angela Merkel, who has been the Chancellor of Germany since 2005, is likely to win a historic fourth term in office. The 63-year-old German leader and her Christian Democratic Union party have led in the Bundestag, or the Federal Parliament, for more than a decade. Issues, including the economy and immigration have dominated the 2017 campaign and ...Full Story

POLITICS

Voting underway as Merkel seeks fourth term as German Chancellor

Date : September 24, 2017 Reporter : BNN Germany Voting Berlin [Germany], Sept.24 (ANI):Germany will hold federal elections on Sunday to choose a chancellor for the next four years. Angela Merkel, who has been the Chancellor of Germany since 2005, is likely to win a historic fourth term ...Full Story

BUSINESS

BMWs new electric car concept boasts 100km launch of 4 seconds

Date : September 12, 2017 Reporter : BNN/ PAN BMW CEO Harald Krueger said PanARMENIAN.Net - At the Frankfurt auto show, BMW showed off the latest addition to its iSeries vehicles: The two-door i Vision Dynamics coupe concept car. With a top speed of 200 kilometers per-hour and a zero to 100 kilometers (64 ...Full Story

INDUSTRY

Germany is getting restless to usher in a new era of pollution-free driving

Date : October 10, 2016 Reporter : Big News Network Ban to be implemented across the European Union. BERLIN, Germany - In a bid to usher in a pollution-free era in the country, Germany has put forward a new resolution to ban all combustion engine cars by 2030.> Big News Network The country’s federal Council (Bundesrat) is ...Full Story

SOCIO-CULTURE

U.K. hit by terrorist attack, blast rocks London underground

Date : September 15, 2017 Reporter : BNN Explosion rocked London Underground LONDON, U.K. - In what is being termed another terrorist attack to hit Britain, an explosion rocked London Underground at Parsons Green on Friday.  According to officials, a crude device exploded on a crowded London Underground ...Full Story

HISTORY

Bomb disposal experts in Frankfurt defuse massive WW2 bomb

Date : September 3, 2017 Reporter : BNN 1.4 tonne British bomb was found FRANKFURT, Germany - In a huge operation, after about 65,000 people were evacuated, bomb disposal experts in Frankfurt managed to successfully defuse a massive unexploded bomb from World War Two. The 1.4 tonne British bomb was found ...Full Story

HUMAN RIGHTS

Can Ireland prevent a terrorist attack? Most Irish say No

Date : August 6, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network No capacity to deal with a jihadi terror attack. DUBLIN, Ireland - A shocking new opinion poll has revealed that a vast majority of people in Ireland believe that the state does not have the capacity to deal with a jihadi terror attack. The poll conducted and released by Sunday ...Full Story

ENVIRONMENT

Gripped with terror attacks, Londoners face another tragedy as a fiery, all-consuming fire chars apartment building

Date : June 14, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network More than 100 apartments, might collapse LONDON, U.K. - London declared a major incident after a residential apartment building located in the west of the British capital was engulfed in a fiery blaze that left the building charred, even as residents continued to battle for ...Full Story

EDUCATION

Charlie Hebdo mocks Harvey devastation with Neo-Nazi cover

Date : September 1, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network Victims of the storm as neo-Nazis PARIS, France - The controversial Charlie Hebdo magazine, that shot to fame in 2012, when it ran caricatures of Muslim Prophet Muhammad has done it again - managed to enrage an entire nation.  Its latest cover appears to mock ...Full Story

TECHNOLOGY

As new ransomware cyber attack sweeps the world, investigators warn the worst is yet to come

Date : June 29, 2017 Reporter : BNN The world started in Ukraine on Tuesday MOSCOW, Russia - The second major cyber attack to strike the world started in Ukraine on Tuesday, before moving to several countries across the globe on Wednesday.> BNN The Petya Goldeneye ransomware attack crippled computers in ...Full Story

TRAVEL

Paris loses massive amounts of tourism revenue as visitors avoid city after attacks

Date : August 24, 2016 Reporter : Big News Network Paris tourism industry saw a loss in revenue of 750 mil. euros PARIS, France – Tourism has seen a massive drop in Paris, due to attacks by Islamist militants, labour law strikes and floods throughout the city.> Big News Network According to reports, the Paris region tourism industry ...Full Story

SPORTS

Bundesliga announce Bibiana Steinhaus as first female referee

Date : September 8, 2017 Reporter : BNN/ Mail 38-year-old will officiate Hertha Berlin Bibiana Steinhaus will make history in Germany on Sunday when she becomes the first woman to referee a Bundesliga game, reports the daily Mail The German football federation announced on Thursday that the 38-year-old police officer ...Full Story

ENTERTAINMENT

Russia’s dirty tactics revealed: Using Facebook to spy on Macron

Date : July 27, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network About two dozen Facebook accounts were created PanARMENIAN.Net - Russian intelligence agents attempted to spy on President Emmanuel Macron's election campaign earlier this year by creating phony Facebook personas, according to a U.S. congressman and two other people briefed on ...Full Story

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