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Thursday 19th September

'It's difficult to make new friends': Germany ranked one of hardest countries for settling in
FOR MEMBERS

'It's difficult to make new friends': Germany ranked one of hardest countries for settling in

Germany ranks high in the eyes of expats coming for work or educational prospects, according to a new survey about international life around the globe. But many say that they struggle to make friends and learn the language.

Wednesday 18th September

Proxy not postal: Brits in Europe urged to register to vote ahead of likely 'Brexit election'

Proxy not postal: Brits in Europe urged to register to vote ahead of likely 'Brexit election'

With a UK general election looking increasingly likely, Brits in the EU are being urged to register to vote. Here are your options for voting from overseas.

Tuesday 17th September

German probe finds millions of medical records freely available online

German probe finds millions of medical records freely available online

Millions of records belonging to patients worldwide were long freely accessible online without basic security measures, German authorities said Tuesday after a media investigation.

Monday 16th September

New campaign urges Brits in Germany to get ready for Brexit

New campaign urges Brits in Germany to get ready for Brexit

There is still uncertainty surrounding Brexit. But a new campaign is urging Britons in Germany to take steps for it happening on October 31st.

Sunday 15th September

Protests against German car industry draw 25,000

Protests against German car industry draw 25,000

Thousands of protesters, many on bicycles, gathered in the southern German city of Frankfurt Saturday to protest outside the city's motor show, part of a new wave of environmental activism.

Saturday 14th September

Climate protesters to disrupt Frankfurt auto show

Climate protesters to disrupt Frankfurt auto show

Environmental campaigners plan to disrupt the Frankfurt motor show this weekend as Germany's car industry comes under increasing pressure to go green and abandon internal combustion engines.

Friday 13th September

8 strange superstitions that the Germans hold dearly
FOR MEMBERS

8 strange superstitions that the Germans hold dearly

As it's the very spooky day of Friday the 13th, we thought we'd take a look at some German superstitions and show you how to save yourself from some very bad luck in the Bundesrepublik.

Thursday 12th September

Five ways Germany makes you greener (without even noticing)
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Five ways Germany makes you greener (without even noticing)

In many ways, being energy efficient in Germany is effortless, because that's simply how things are done here, writes one American journalist in Berlin.