Bumps ahead for Merkel after ally loses shock vote
The shock result heralded a week of uncertainty for the coalition, with next Friday a key date as the SPD is to vote on whether to stay in government when it meets for its annual congress. Merkel, in power for 14 years, has said she would step down when her term ends in 2021.
India, Germany to collaborate on Mumbai Metro and solar energy projects: German official
India and Germany will collaborate on Mumbai Metro a...
TCS study says German Cos have hiked spend on digital transformation
According to the report, almost every second company uses ‘change management’ methods to adapt to new structures and prepare the workforce, versus 36 percent in 2017. Among large companies with 500 or more employees, 57 percent rely on change management methods.
European shares slip, Daimler drags on Germany
By 0819 GMT, the pan-European STOXX 600 index fell 0.2%, with German shares dropping 0.4%.
Musk announces new Tesla factory will be in Germany
Tesla producing electric cars in Germany could wave a checkered flag at the local competition, such as Volkswagen, BMW, and Daimler, speeding up innovation in the sector there. Tesla last month announced that it posted a profit in the recently ended quarter instead of taking a loss as analysts expected.
China defends Xinjiang crackdown after criticism from European leaders
China on Thursday defended its security crackdown in Xinjiang after French and German leaders condemned its mass detention of religious minorities in the region.
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Infosys opens innovation centre in Dusseldorf, Germany
The innovation hub of Infosys would serve as a link between businesses and the leading educational establishments in Germany in a move to bridge the STEM (science technology engineering and mathematics) talent gap in the region. Infosys said there would be strategic partnerships with regional academic institutions such as Hochschule Dusseldorf and WHU.
PM Modi to seek Germany’s support
German support is critical for India given its influence in Europe. Germany had called the move as India’s internal matter. On the eve of the visit,German ambassador Walter Lindner said his nation supported the EU position and Kashmir was India’s bilateral issue with Pakistan.
Trump impeachment hearings highlight immigrants’ stories
Several witnesses who testified in the House impeachment inquiry this week chose to highlight their immigrant backgrounds, sharing their families’ stories in highly personal opening statements. Their stories offered a sharp counterpoint to President Donald Trump, who has often derided immigrants as a threat to the national security of the United States.
Merkel visits Delhi metro station, fitted with Germany-funded solar panel
Merkel visited the terrace of the metro station where she was briefed by officials of the DMRC about the solar project. The Frankfurt-based bank has also offered soft loans for other projects in India, including the Clean Ganga Mission. The chancellor spent nearly 30 minutes at the station and also interacted with an e-auto driver.
India, Germany to intensify cooperation in combating terror: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India has invited Germany to take advantage of opportunities in defence production in the defence corridors in UP and Tamil Nadu. India and Germany have also resolved to intensify bilateral and multilateral cooperation to deal with the threats of terrorism and extremism, PM Narendra Modi said on Friday.
India, Germany to enhance cooperation in advanced tech, AI, skills, education
"India and Germany will focus on enhancing cooperation in the areas of new and advanced technology, artificial intelligence, skills, educati...
30th anniversary of the Berlin Wall fall: Google celebrates with a special doodle
The Berlin Wall came up on August 13, 1961, dividing East and West Berlin with barbed wire, concrete structure. Watch this video to know mor...
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