Modi seeks strong partnership between Indian lion, German eagle

14 April 2015, 10:10 am

Berlin, April 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday wooed German business, assuring an open and stable environment in India to give a fillip to his 'Make in India' initiative, and said there could be a strong partnership between India's lion and Germany's eagle. Modi also... Read More »

India, Germany to expand dialogue on foreign policy and security

14 April 2015, 8:32 am

Berlin, Apr. 14 (ANI): India and Germany have agreed to explore the expansion of dialogues on foreign policy and security, stating that they view each other's development as 'mutually reinforcing'. In the joint statement released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Germany Chancellor Ang... Read More »

Germany stands to support India on path to development: Chancellor Merkel

14 April 2015, 5:46 am

Berlin, Apr. 14 (ANI): Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday said that her country is ready to support India on the latter's path towards economic prosperity, adding that the two nations stand 'shoulder to shoulder'. "The road ahead for India is important for more and more people t... Read More »

PM Modi meets Allianz CEO Baete in Berlin

14 April 2015, 2:04 am

Berlin (Germany), Apr. 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Allianz SE, Oliver Baete, in Berlin.... Read More »

PM Modi meets German Foreign Minister Steinmeier in Berlin

14 April 2015, 2:04 am

Berlin (Germany), Apr. 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin.... Read More »

German Nobelist Gunter Grass dies at 87

13 April 2015, 7:31 pm

BERLIN – Germany’s Nobel-winning author, Gunter Grass, who acted as a moral compass for many in the postwar nation but later provoked criticism over his own World War II past, died Monday aged 87, his publishers said.... Read More »

'Grave concern' about Ukraine fighting at 4-way talks

13 April 2015, 6:54 pm

BERLIN, Germany – The French, German, Russian and Ukranian foreign ministers expressed "grave concern" Tuesday, April 14, about violations of a shaky ceasefire in separatist-held east Ukraine but pledged to continue dialogue. As surging fighting around hotspots put fresh pressure on the accord, th... Read More »

German literary giant Gunter Grass dies at 87

13 April 2015, 8:06 am

Berlin (AFP) - Germany's Nobel-winning author, Gunter Grass, who acted as a moral compass for many in the postwar nation but later provoked criticism over his own World War II past, died Monday aged 87, his publishers said.... Read More »

Germany needs to significantly increase investment - experts

13 April 2015, 7:04 am

By Michelle Martin and Gernot Heller BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is not investing anywhere near enough and its public and private sector must boost spending to ensure Europe's largest economy continues to grow and create jobs, a panel of experts said on Monday. Marcel Fratzscher, head of the Berl... Read More »

German Foreign Minister backs Clinton for U.S. President

12 April 2015, 9:05 am

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's foreign minister welcomed Democrat Hillary Clinton's expected announcement that she will run for the U.S. presidency in the 2016 election race, saying she had showed herself to be a strong partner for Europe. Clinton is expected to officially open her campaign la... Read More »