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DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

26.06.2011, 18:30 UTC
DAILY BULLETIN

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

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Overview of Topics

* Germany insists eurozone is prepared for worst-case scenario
* EU welcomes release of prominent Chinese activist Hu Jia
* Pacific plankton make unwanted arrival in Atlantic
* Green thumbs drive Germany's garden industry
* Vettel extends F1 lead with easy win in Valencia
* Women's World Cup
* Plagiarizing politician Koch-Mehrin outrages scientific community
* Gropius' steel-and-glass factory joins World Heritage list
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven
* Women's World Cup in Germany

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Germany insists eurozone is prepared for worst-case scenario

The eurozone is preparing for the worst, and will cope if Athens defaults
on its loans, German Finance Minsiter Schäuble said. Few European
politicians are willing to admit the possibility of a Greek default.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I0

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EU welcomes release of prominent Chinese activist Hu Jia

One of China's most prominent dissidents, Hu Jia, has returned home after
serving more than three years in prison for subversion. But it looks likely
that he is facing strict restrictions.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I1

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Pacific plankton make unwanted arrival in Atlantic

When humans were figuring out fire 800,000 years ago, a microscopic algae
vanished from the Atlantic Ocean. Now, thanks to climate change, it's back
in the North Atlantic - and not everyone is happy to see it.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I2

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Green thumbs drive Germany's garden industry

A growing number of Germans have discovered their garden as a place to
relax from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Garden centers have turned
their green thumbs into a 20 billion euro market.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I3

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Vettel extends F1 lead with easy win in Valencia

Red Bull's German driver Sebastian Vettel has claimed his sixth win this
year's Formula One season, registering an easy victory over the rest of the
field in Valencia.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I4

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Women's World Cup

Germany is hosting the premier tournament of the women's game this year.
Find out more about women's football and the 2011 World Cup with DW's
in-depth reports.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I5

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Plagiarizing politician Koch-Mehrin outrages scientific community

Scientists in Germany convinced Silvana Koch-Mehrin to step down from the
research committee of the European Parliament. She briefly joined the
committee earlier in the week - after losing her Ph.D. due to plagiarism.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I6

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Gropius' steel-and-glass factory joins World Heritage list

For 100 years the Fagus Factory has been the production site for model
feet. Now the United Nations has recognized the massive factory in central
Germany as a landmark architectural masterpiece.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02I7

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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=ewbc4fI45gen02I8

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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=ewbc4fI45gen02I9

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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=ewbc4fI45gen02Ia

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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=ewbc4fI45gen02Ib

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Women's World Cup in Germany

Coverage from the Women's World Cup in Germany with news, features,
background reports, portraits, results and much more. Try your luck for a
chance at winning a jersey from the German women's national team!

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewbc4fI45gen02Ic

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