Tuesday, April 19, 2011

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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

19.04.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* NATO steps up airstrikes in Libya as UN urges ceasefire in Misrata
* Winds of change
* Europe's populists build on hostility to Brussels, immigration and Islam
* A quarter-century later, nations shore up Chernobyl
* Germany presses Egypt to strengthen its commitment to democracy
* German football's coaching carousel keeps on spinning
* Wind industry sees big potential for little turbines
* Beijing museum-goers choose propaganda over Enlightenment
* 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
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

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NATO steps up airstrikes in Libya as UN urges ceasefire in Misrata

NATO has launched fresh airstrikes in Libya, hitting the capital, Tripoli,
and attacking pro-Gadhafi facilities. Libya has meanwhile agreed to allow
the UN to send humanitarian aid into the besieged city of Misrata.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I0

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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 the Middle East and North
Africa. Click for in-depth coverage and analysis on the unrest.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I1

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Europe's populists build on hostility to Brussels, immigration and Islam

Right-wing populist parties are on the rise across large swathes of Europe,
as demonstrated in Finland this week. Bolstered by resentments over the EU,
immigration and Islam, their leaders have seized the moment.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I2

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A quarter-century later, nations shore up Chernobyl

With nuclear safety firmly on the global agenda, many concerned eyes still
turn to Chernobyl, nearly 25 years after the world's worst nuclear
disaster. Efforts are now underway to shore up the plant's crumbling shell.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I3

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Germany presses Egypt to strengthen its commitment to democracy

Egypt is on the brink of democracy - or a relapse into human rights
violations, according to Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, who visited
Cairo Tuesday, promising Germany's support in democratizing the country.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I4

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German football's coaching carousel keeps on spinning

Soccer coach Frank Schäfer has announced he will step down from his post
at Cologne at the end of the season, while Hoffenheim have just found a new
man to take over at the helm next year.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I5

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Wind industry sees big potential for little turbines

Wind turbines are getting bigger and bolder, but bigger isn't always
better. Some say turbines small enough for a backyard or rooftop offer the
most unrealized potential to slash emissions, especially in remote areas.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I6

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Beijing museum-goers choose propaganda over Enlightenment

Hot debate in Germany, indifference in Beijing: the German-sponsored
exhibition of Enlightenment art has hardly drawn any visitors in the
Chinese capital. Expensive ticket and catalog fees are not inspiring
interest.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02I7

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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=ew9tq3I45gen02I8

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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=ew9tq3I45gen02I9

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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=ew9tq3I45gen02Ia

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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=ew9tq3I45gen02Ib

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Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

DW presents live recordings from this year's Beethovenfest, available
starting Sept. 9. Also, don't miss the LIVE-STREAM of all nine Beethoven
symphonies from Sept. 9-12, interpreted by conductor Paarvo Jarvi.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ew9tq3I45gen02Ic

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