Sunday, February 27, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 27.02.2011, 19:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

27.02.2011, 19:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

DW-WORLD.DE's top stories from Germany and Europe

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Overview of Topics

* Tunisian prime minister steps down
* Rebels advance on Gadhafi as calls for resignation intensify
* French foreign minister quits after Tunisia gaffes
* Chinese police detain German journalists covering protests
* Ahead of visit, Turkish Premier Erdogan launches fresh criticism at Berlin
* Ireland's opposition Fine Gael wins elections
* World-number-one Kaymer sets foot atop golfing world
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Travel Europe on a shoestring

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Tunisian prime minister steps down

Tunisian Prime Minister Mohamed Ghannouchi announced his resignation Sunday
as security forces clashed with protesters demanding the removal of
ministers of the interim government.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I0

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Rebels advance on Gadhafi as calls for resignation intensify

Moammar Gadhafi's control of Libya has shrunk to parts of Tripoli and areas
to the capital's west and south. As rebels advance, international leaders
have intensified calls for Gadhafi's "immediate resignation."

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I1

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French foreign minister quits after Tunisia gaffes

French Foreign Minister Michele Alliot-Marie presented her resignation in a
letter to President Sarkozy on Sunday following a series of blunders over
the popular uprising in Tunisia.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I2

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Chinese police detain German journalists covering protests

Chinese police have detained journalists from Germany's two public
broadcasting networks trying to film anti-government protests in Beijing.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I3

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Ahead of visit, Turkish Premier Erdogan launches fresh criticism at Berlin

Ahead of a trip to Germany, Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan called out
Chancellor Angela Merkel on her stance against Turkey joining the EU.
German-Turkish relations are tense - largely over Germany's Turkish
minority.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I4

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Ireland's opposition Fine Gael wins elections

Irish voters have propelled center-right opposition party Fine Gael and its
leader Enda Kenny to power in a historic election that crushed long-time
rival Fianna Fail.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I5

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World-number-one Kaymer sets foot atop golfing world

German golf star Martin Kaymer has reached the summit of the golfing world.
The 26-year-old from Düsseldorf is now the second German ever to be ranked
number one in the world - and the youngest after Tiger Woods.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I6

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PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org

Atlantic-community.org is an online platform for transatlantic debate on
key issues of international politics and globalization. Find thought
provoking analysis from international policy leaders and decision makers.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I7

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Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest

Deutsche Welle presents highlights recorded live at the Beethovenfest,
including star performers and up-and-coming talent like percussionist
Martin Grubinger and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Download for
free!

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8jw3I45gen02I8

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Travel Europe on a shoestring

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