Tuesday, May 31, 2011

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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

31.05.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* E. coli claims first victim outside of Germany
* Mladic extradited to The Hague to face war crimes tribunal
* Weatherman acquitted of rape in 'trial of the year'
* Suspect held in murder of Russian journalist Politkovskaya
* FIFA urged to delay election as sponsors speak out against allegations
* Berlin festival raises 'Celluloid Curtain' on Europe's forgotten spy films
* Berlin summons Iranian ambassador over Merkel plane delay
* Global carbon emissions return to record highs
* 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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E. coli claims first victim outside of Germany

The outbreak of a highly virulent strain of the E. coli bacteria found on
imported cucumbers in Germany has now killed at least 16 people.
Authorities are warning against eating raw vegetables.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I0

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Mladic extradited to The Hague to face war crimes tribunal

Suspected war criminal Ratko Mladic has been extradited to The Hague, where
he will appear before the UN war crimes tribunal for his role in the
Bosnian war in the early 1990s. Mladic is facing charges of genocide.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I1

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Weatherman acquitted of rape in 'trial of the year'

It's a case that has gripped the nation. Over 100 people crammed into a
court in Mannheim on Tuesday to hear the verdict in the case of a weather
forecaster accused of raping his ex-girlfriend.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I2

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Suspect held in murder of Russian journalist Politkovskaya

A man long suspected of being involved in the killing of Russian journalist
Anna Politkovskaya is being held by Russian authorities. Since her murder
in 2006, little progress has been made in the case.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I3

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FIFA urged to delay election as sponsors speak out against allegations

As delegates from all over the world meet in Zurich to elect the next FIFA
president, major corporate sponsors have added their voice to the growing
calls for FIFA to reform.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I4

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Berlin festival raises 'Celluloid Curtain' on Europe's forgotten spy films

Forbidden cinema returns to the city that inspired it: In Berlin, the
'Celluloid Curtain' retrospective aims to shed light on the Cold War era
through rare espionage films from the East.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I5

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Berlin summons Iranian ambassador over Merkel plane delay

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived more than two hours late in New
Delhi for the start of her Asian tour, all because Iran refused to give her
plane access to its airspace. The incident has sparked a diplomatic row.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I6

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Global carbon emissions return to record highs

The goal to limit climate change to two degrees of warming is in jeopardy,
a new report has found. Due to resurgent economies, energy-related
emissions reached record highs last year. The IEA says it's a 'wake-up
call.'

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewar1jI45gen02I7

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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=ewar1jI45gen02I8

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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=ewar1jI45gen02I9

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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=ewar1jI45gen02Ia

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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=ewar1jI45gen02Ib

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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=ewar1jI45gen02Ic

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