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Daily Bulletin | 14.03.2011, 19:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

14.03.2011, 19:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* IAEA agrees to help Japan in 'extremely difficult circumstances'
* Merkel suspends nuclear extension over Japanese risks
* Chernobyl-style meltdown 'not possible' in Japan: Analyst
* Japan could be a stress test for the global economy
* Britain and France urge G8 to take action against Gadhafi
* Winds of change
* Rising fuel prices shake airlines
* Berlin's Friedrichstadtpalast theater undergoes Vegas-style revival
* 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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IAEA agrees to help Japan in 'extremely difficult circumstances'

Japan has asked the International Atomic Energy Agency to help it deal with
its nuclear problems triggered by Friday's massive earthquake. As a
precaution to counter radiation sickness, iodine supplies are being
readied.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I0

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Merkel suspends nuclear extension over Japanese risks

The German Chancellor has announced a thorough three-month investigation
into atomic energy plants with 'no taboos' before the government returns to
its plans to extend the running time of nuclear power stations.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I1

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Chernobyl-style meltdown 'not possible' in Japan: Analyst

The specter of Chernobyl looms over every failure of a nuclear reactor, but
Mark Hibbs, senior associate for the Nuclear Policy Program at the Carnegie
Endowment for International Peace, says such fears are exaggerated.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I2

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Japan could be a stress test for the global economy

Major Japanese businesses have suspended operations as the nation grapples
with the devastation caused by Friday's massive earthquake and tsunami.
Experts say assessing the economic damage will be very difficult.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I3

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Britain and France urge G8 to take action against Gadhafi

As Libyan rebels are attacked again, world powers are still mulling a
no-fly zone. Germany, the US and Russia remained cautious going into a G8
meeting on Libya, but Britain advocated arming the rebels.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I4

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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=ew8x75I45gen02I5

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Rising fuel prices shake airlines

Airlines worldwide are flying into some heavy turbulence caused by soaring
kerosene prices. Passengers could be hit with higher airfares as carriers
seek to offset their rising fuel costs.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I6

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Berlin's Friedrichstadtpalast theater undergoes Vegas-style revival

Less talking, more dancing: That's what audiences can expect from the
revamped Friedrichstadtpalast theater in Berlin. It's gone from a dusty
has-been to a dazzling spectacle in recent years.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02I7

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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=ew8x75I45gen02I8

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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=ew8x75I45gen02I9

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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=ew8x75I45gen02Ia

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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

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http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew8x75I45gen02Ib

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