A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
We take a trip down memory lane and check out what happened on this day in years gone by by looking back at some Irish Examiner front pages and highlighting other events which went down in history across the world.
Tue, 20 Aug, 2019
A patent lawsuit filed by Qualcomm against Apple was thrown out by a German court, in a reversal for the US chipmaker after it won a recent court ban on the sale of some iPhones in the country.
Wed, 16 Jan, 2019
Holiday-goers are facing a summer of potential travel chaos as Ryanair cabin crew will today warn that they could join pilots in strike action, which could ground hundreds of flights.
Wed, 04 Jul, 2018
What if Mr Bailey woke up one day on the beaches of Normandy...? writes
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
: Ireland has been "humiliated" by the EU, Nigel Farage said.
Sat, 03 Feb, 2018
The Louvre Museum is putting 31 paintings on permanent display in an effort to find the rightful owners of artworks looted by Nazis during the Second World War.
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
Today marks the last time we can remember the 1918 World War I armistice within a century of its realisation.
Sat, 11 Nov, 2017
Lufthansa is considering buying a majority of insolvent Air Berlin’s aircraft, sources have said, as the German government and rivals race to carve it up.
Fri, 18 Aug, 2017
The US president is in Poland this week, where his brand of populism is welcome, as it is in Hungary, but we must not allow him to play eastern and western Europe against each other, says
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
The economic impact of Britain leaving the EU will be “manageable” for the German and EU economies even though some economic sectors will be more seriously affected, according to a study commissioned by the German economics ministry.
Sat, 03 Jun, 2017
A High Court judge has put on hold a German software company action against Internet giant Google over an alleged trademark infringement until parallel proceedings before the German courts have been determined.
Fri, 05 May, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid came from behind to beat 10-man Bayern Munich 2-1 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final at the Allianz Arena.
Thu, 13 Apr, 2017
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
It’s a new era for Europeans who for eight years got accustomed to watching companies with the worst balance sheets do nothing but rally. Now those stocks are getting crushed by rising bond yields, a trend strategists see continuing.
Tue, 22 Nov, 2016
In David Cesarani’s posthumously published book on the Holocaust,learns that the Nazi policy of murdering millions of Jews was more complex in its origins and implementation than is traditionally believed.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
Drones steered by military personnel in Nevada, in the US, routinely and anonymously kill people on target lists half a world away, in places like Yemen and Afghanistan, careless of who else dies in the attacks, says
Sat, 23 Jul, 2016
The European Central Bank would publicly pledge to backstop financial markets in tandem with the Bank of England should Britain vote to leave the EU, officials with knowledge of the matter told Reuters yesterday.
Wed, 15 Jun, 2016
Ireland was officially neutral in the Second World War but, 75 years ago today, German bombers brought the blitz to Dublin.asks if it was error or conspiracy, and shows how the incident shines a light on our young nation’s complex relationships with the Allied and Axis powers
Tue, 31 May, 2016
I was intrigued by Ruth Dudley Edwards statement during the the Prime Time debate on RTÉ 1 on Wednesday, 23rd March, when she said that she was proud of the 240,000 Irishmen who had fought in WWI saying that they saved us from terrible consequences that would have ensued if Germany had won the Great War.
Mon, 28 Mar, 2016
There were three veterans of Italy’s 2006 World Cup triumph missing when the team met up at the Coverciano training centre in Florence yesterday to prepare for matches against Spain and Germany.
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016
A lack of German support, despite the arms shipment, led Roger Casement to try to warn Volunteer leaders to abandon the Rising, but his message arrived too late, writes
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
Mon, 07 Mar, 2016
Germany’s finance minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, and a senior Bavarian politician have criticised Greece’s role in Europe’s biggest migration crisis since the Second World War.
Mon, 28 Dec, 2015
Shopping centres and public transport were the most likely targets of terrorists planning attacks on Brussels, Belgium’s prime minister Charles Michel said as he announced the city’s lockdown would remain in force today.
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015
Thu, 05 Nov, 2015
The state funeral of Thomas Kent was a rare beast. It managed to perfectly balance the intimacy of a family funeral with a State event.
Tue, 22 Sep, 2015
A German court has today issued an injunction ordering a halt to a strike by pilots at Lufthansa, the country’s biggest airline.
Wed, 09 Sep, 2015
Narrator Aron is a wild young Jewish boy in the Warsaw ghettos.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015
German chancellor Angela Merkel will travel to Paris this evening to discuss the result of the Greek referendum with French president Francois Hollande, a German government spokesman said yesterday.
Mon, 06 Jul, 2015
Russia should be invited to rejoin a summit of the G7 industrial powers next weekend, the heads of two German business lobby groups were quoted as saying yesterday.
Mon, 01 Jun, 2015
I agree with Mr Edward Horgan’s letter regarding the Armenian Genocide (Irish Examiner, April 28) in which he writes: “The failure to acknowledge genocide ensures other evil states and dictators will be encouraged to commit similar crimes knowing the Armenian genocide was such a dreadful “success” ... Hitler learned these lessons and went on to commit the Holocaust against the Jewish people.”
Fri, 01 May, 2015
The average yield on German government debt has dropped below zero for the first time, an indicator of how the ECB’s bond-buying programme has made the previously unthinkable a reality.
Fri, 17 Apr, 2015
Greece has been cast as Europe’s bad boy, with other states happy to deliver a kicking, but in fact it fulfilled many of its troika commitments, writes Europe Correspondent
Tue, 24 Feb, 2015
Germany has responded coldly to Greece's bailout extension request.
Thu, 19 Feb, 2015
In this EU-wide game of poker, Greece has the weakest cards but is too belligerent to give in. It’s only a matter of time before Germany-led Europe calls their bluff, writes
Tue, 10 Feb, 2015
Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras’s damage-control efforts calmed investors while failing to budge European policy makers on his week-old government’s key demands.
Tue, 03 Feb, 2015
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists the club will “follow our own recommendations” on how best to help Mesut Ozil recover from a knee injury.
Thu, 09 Oct, 2014
Hollywood star Keira Knightley has told how she and fellow actors who play a team of gifted code-crackers spent five days trying to solve a quick crossword.
Wed, 08 Oct, 2014
The ECB saw far less demand than expected yesterday for its new four-year loans to banks, raising doubts about a stimulus package it hopes will stave off deflation and revive the eurozone economy.
Fri, 19 Sep, 2014
A fund for Jewish victims of Nazi crimes says it has reached an agreement with the German government for additional financial assistance for child survivors of the Holocaust.
Thu, 04 Sep, 2014
A German taxi organisation has won a ruling that may halt the use of ride-hailing service Uber in the country.
Wed, 03 Sep, 2014