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Top Notch Comedy Club (English Stand Up Comedy) Wed 21st November 2018 @ Motte Yes, after a full house and a wicked Top Notch Comedy Club in September another great show is up for grabs with a top…
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Hi all, Has anyone been successful in finding clove/kretek cigarette's in Hamburg? I have checked literally all cigar and tabakwaren shops in and around Hamburg especially those in the…
21 posts, 16 October
@engelchen yes I see your point and I agree, but that goes back to the anti-wage dumping approach, which I DO think is mostly what's behind the rejection and it is a good thing. my comment was…
1 posts, 16 October
The International School of Hamburg (ISH) invites interested families to two Open Days in November. On Saturday, 17.11.2018 there will not only be the possibility to enjoy school tours and an…
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The Local Germany

'I feel slightly more German': Reflections of a Brit after taking the German citizenship test

The number of Brits who are applying to become German is increasing. One of The Local's writers, a longtime Brit in Berlin, completed a German citizenship test on Tuesday. This is what he thought about it.


EU's 'no-deal' Brexit plan spells out bad news for British travellers

The European Union on Tuesday published further contingency plans for a "no-deal" Brexit, piling pressure Prime Minister Theresa May by warning that Britons will lose a host of travel rights from recognition of driving licences to lower credit card fees and no mobile roaming charges.

German prosecutors probing

German prosecutors probing 'illegal' donations to AfD: report

German prosecutors are looking into foreign campaign donations made to the far-right AfD party ahead of the last election, Der Spiegel weekly reported Tuesday, as pressure grows on co-leader Alice Weidel over the alleged illegal payments.

Merkel calls for a

Merkel calls for a 'real, true' European army

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday made a clear call for a future European army, in an apparent rebuke to US President Donald Trump who has called such proposals "very insulting".

Polish care worker

Polish care worker 'killed and robbed' six Germans

German police said Tuesday they had charged a Polish care worker with six counts of murder for killing his elderly patients in order to rob them.

Ex-SS guard

Ex-SS guard 'ashamed' but tells German court he's innocent

A former Nazi concentration camp guard Tuesday voiced his shame at having been part of the SS but told a German court he was unaware of the systematic killings there.