Saturday, March 26, 2011

Daily Bulletin | 26.03.2011, 19:30 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

26.03.2011, 19:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Rebels take strategic Libyan oil town of Ajdabiya
* Winds of change
* Hundreds of thousands protest against nuclear energy across Germany
* Greens set to benefit from nuclear issue in state elections
* Opinion: Austerity plans worthless without support of the people
* Thousands march in London against austerity measures
* At long last, pop poet Clueso lets the music speak
* Wind energy surplus threatens eastern German power grid
* 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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Rebels take strategic Libyan oil town of Ajdabiya

Rebel troops have made their first significant victory over Moammar
Gadhafi's forces, following a seventh night of airstrikes by international
forces in Libya.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I0

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Winds of change

Following the fall of the presidents of Egypt and Tunisia, popular protests
calling for democratic change have been sweeping throughout the Middle
East. We provide in-depth coverage and analysis on the unrest.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I1

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Hundreds of thousands protest against nuclear energy across Germany

Over 200,000 protesters took to the streets in Cologne, Berlin, Munich and
Hamburg to pressure the government into abandoning nuclear energy
generation. The protests add to the pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I2

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Greens set to benefit from nuclear issue in state elections

About 11 million Germans go to the polls on Sunday in the most important
electoral test of the year. Surveys predict a disastrous showing for
Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democrats.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I3

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Opinion: Austerity plans worthless without support of the people

Bankruptcy has haunted a handful of European governments for some time now,
while the European Union gets its act together to deal with it. DW's
Christoph Hasselbach asks what can be achieved without voters' support.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I4

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Thousands march in London against austerity measures

Up to 250,000 demonstrators thronged the streets of London to protest
planned government cuts to tackle a massive budget deficit. The "March for
the Alternative" marked the biggest protests since the Iraq war.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I5

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At long last, pop poet Clueso lets the music speak

With several hit albums and singles behind him, German pop poet Clueso went
into overtime to make his fifth album, 'An und für sich' ('In and of
itself'). The collection of stand-alone tunes was released March 25.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I6

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Wind energy surplus threatens eastern German power grid

More than one third of Germany's 21,500 wind turbines are located in the
nation's east. This concentration of generating capacity regularly
overloads the region's electricity grid, threatening blackouts.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew99hsI45gen02I7

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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=ew99hsI45gen02I8

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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=ew99hsI45gen02I9

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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=ew99hsI45gen02Ia

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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=ew99hsI45gen02Ib

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