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Daily Bulletin | 04.03.2011, 19:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

04.03.2011, 19:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Battles between Gadhafi loyalists and rebels widen across Libya
* Winds of change
* Frankfurt shooter described as Islamist-influenced solo attacker
* Merkel sees potential for a post-doctorate Guttenberg comeback
* Turkey bans Blogger.com over copyright spat
* EADS will not challenge Boeing tanker contract
* CeBIT robots videoconference, play soccer and more
* Animal activists take aim at fox hunting in Germany
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Global Media Forum 2011

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Battles between Gadhafi loyalists and rebels widen across Libya

Clashes between rebels and Gadhafi forces are spreading across Libya, with
each side trying to seize control of strategic points in the country.
Interpol meanwhile issued a global alert against the Libyan leader.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I0

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Winds of change

For weeks, people in the Arab world have been taking to the streets to
protest against long-serving rulers and demand democratic change. We
provide in-depth coverage and analysis on the unrest sweeping the region.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I1

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Frankfurt shooter described as Islamist-influenced solo attacker

Prosecutors believe the man charged with killing two US airmen and severely
wounding two more at Frankfurt Airport was acting alone. An online video
apparently motivated him to commit the crime.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I2

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Merkel sees potential for a post-doctorate Guttenberg comeback

A plagiarized dissertation ultimately cost him his job as defense minister,
but political doors remain open to recently-resigned Karl-Theodor zu
Guttenberg, at least according to the German chancellor.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I3

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Turkey bans Blogger.com over copyright spat

A Turkish broadcaster finds that some Blogger.com users are illegally
showing soccer matches online. Google, which owns the blogging service,
said the ruling went too far.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I4

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EADS will not challenge Boeing tanker contract

A controversial US Air Force aerial tanker deal - which was given to the US
giant Boeing last month - is now finally settled. EADS, Boeing's European
rival, has said it won't challenge the US decision in court.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I5

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CeBIT robots videoconference, play soccer and more

In CEBIT's Lab area, engineers are showcasing the latest in business
robots, sporty robots and others that can be controlled by the human mind.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I6

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Animal activists take aim at fox hunting in Germany

German hunters kill more than 500,000 foxes annually, and say they're
helping the environment by reducing fox numbers. But activists say hunting
is an inhumane and ineffective method of regulating the animals.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02I7

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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=ew8ow3I45gen02I8

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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=ew8ow3I45gen02I9

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Find out what's making the news across Asia

Our daily reports and analysis on a wide range of issues from the world of
politics, business and culture provide an in-depth look at what's going on
in that part of the world.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02Ia

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Global Media Forum 2011

The fourth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum "Human Rights in a globalized
World - Challenges for the Media", international conference, 20-22 June
2011, Bonn/Germany

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8ow3I45gen02Ib

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