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Berlin: Capital and largest city of Germany
Berlin is the capital and largest city of Germany by both area and by population. Its more than 3.85 million inhabitants make it the European Union's most populous city, according to population within city limits. Simultaneously, the city is one of the States of Germany. Berlin is surrounded by the State of Brandenburg and Brandenburg's capital Potsdam is nearby. Berlin's urban area has a population of around 4.5 million and is therefore the most populous urban area in Germany. The Berlin-Brandenburg capital region has around 6.2 million inhabitants and is Germany's second-largest metropolitan region after the Rhine-Ruhr region and the sixth biggest metropolitan region by GDP in the European Union.

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Berlinale film festival marred by 'antisemitic' protests [Video]

Berlinale film festival marred by 'antisemitic' protests

A number of speeches were made at the Berlin film festival's closing ceremony, accusing Israel of genocide in its war against Hamas.

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From Odesa to Berlin: Artworks saved from Ukraine War go on display at Berlin exhibition [Video]

From Odesa to Berlin: Artworks saved from Ukraine War go on display at Berlin exhibition

The exhibition “From Odesa to Berlin” features 12 paintings salvaged from the Odesa Museum of Western and Eastern Art, as the second anniversary of the Russian invasion approaches.

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Berlin holds partial election rerun, two years after polling debacle [Video]

Berlin holds partial election rerun, two years after polling debacle

The German capital called up over half a million citizens to recast their ballot on Sunday.

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At least 150,000 gather in Berlin against the far-right [Video]

At least 150,000 gather in Berlin against the far-right

The massive crowd protested peacefully in front of parliament to show their anger at the resurgence of the far-right in Germany.

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Tiny asteroid enters Earth's atmosphere, explodes over Germany | Watch video | Oneindia [Video]

Tiny asteroid enters Earth's atmosphere, explodes over Germany | Watch video | Oneindia

In the early hours of January 21, a petite asteroid streaked through the sky, entering Earth's atmosphere in the vicinity of Berlin, Germany. As it penetrated the atmosphere, the asteroid detonated..

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German Farmers' Protest Halts: Negotiation Underway Amid Subsidy Cut Uproar | Oneindia News [Video]

German Farmers' Protest Halts: Negotiation Underway Amid Subsidy Cut Uproar | Oneindia News

Join us as we cover the latest developments in Germany's farmers' protests, which have temporarily paused, demanding negotiations over planned subsidy cuts. Farmers' Association President Joachim..

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German farmers block Berlin streets in protest against fuel subsidy cuts [Video]

German farmers block Berlin streets in protest against fuel subsidy cuts

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German farmers rally in Berlin to protest subsidy cuts [Video]

German farmers rally in Berlin to protest subsidy cuts

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Peaty finishes third in 50m breaststroke final

Adam Peaty claims bronze in the men's 50m breaststroke final at the World Cup meet in Berlin as Qin Haiyang wins gold.
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No entries for World Cup open category races

World Aquatics says no entries have been received for the new open-category races at the Swimming World Cup event in Berlin.
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How low can the women's marathon record go?

After smashing the world record in Berlin, Ethiopia's Tigst Assefa, her coach and marathon experts answer three key questions on the evolution of the event.
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Athlete reveals secret to historic run after smashing women's world record

An Ethiopian runner has shattered the world record for a women's marathon in Berlin, beating the previous time by more than two minutes.
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Assefa smashes marathon world record in Berlin

Watch the moment Ethiopia's Tigist Assefa smashes the women's marathon world record crossing the line in a time of two hours, 11 minutes and 53 seconds in Berlin.
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Spendolini-Sirieix wins Diving World Cup bronze

Great Britain's Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix wins bronze in 10m platform at Diving World Cup Super Final in Berlin
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Ariha Shah's case: India summons German envoy for seeking baby Ariha's early return from Berlin's foster care

The German authorities placed the child under foster care alleging that her Indian parents harassed her.
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The 'lioness' on the loose in Berlin isn't what we first thought

Officers scouring the outskirts of Berlin for a lioness now believe the mysterious animal is actually a wild boar.
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A big cat is on the loose in Berlin - and the locals fear their pet dogs are 'ideal lion food'

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Suspected lioness on the loose on the outskirts of Berlin

A wild animal - believed to be a lioness - is on the loose on the outskirts of German capital Berlin.
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World number two Aryna Sabalenka's Wimbledon preparations suffer a blow as she loses to wildcard Veronika Kudermetova at the German Open.
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Surviving Hitler - the Jewish star who shone amid Berlin's ruins

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Berlin eyes submarines project, Delhi seeks more defence investment

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Jared Leto Climbs Front of German Hotel Without Harness

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Climate protesters attempt to bring Berlin traffic to a halt - as protests continue in London

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German climate activists have glued themselves to streets all over Berlin this morning in a bid to bring traffic to a standstill.
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BJP, Congress face of f as Germany 'takes note' of Rahul verdict

A comment by the German foreign ministry in Berlin that it expected "standards of judicial independence and fundamental democratic principles" would apply to the proceedings against Rahul Gandhi..
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King and Queen Consort arrive in Berlin for first state visit

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Women in Berlin allowed to go topless in swimming pools

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Women in Berlin will be allowed to go swimming topless after a discrimination complaint.
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‘We’d never heard Taylor speak until going swimming’

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Dundee's Taylor MacKenzie, 15, will be Great Britain's youngest competitor at the Special Olympics World Games in Berlin this summer.
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Chris Brown Throws Fan's Phone Into Crowd for Filming Lap Dance Onstage

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Russian spy working in British embassy in Berlin jailed for more than 13 years

A British embassy security guard caught spying for the Russians has been sentenced to more than 13 years in prison.
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British embassy guard was paid 'substantial amounts of cash' to spy for Russians

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Milkins hits 147 in German Masters quarter-final win

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Robert Milkins makes a 147 maximum break as he sweeps to a 5-2 win over Chris Wakelin in the German Masters quarter-finals in Berlin.
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Germany asked for permission to send Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, UK defence secretary reveals

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Man dies after crashing limousine into iconic Berlin landmark

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Activists cut off top of huge Christmas tree in climate protest

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Archibald wins double in Track Champions League

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Great Britain's Katie Archibald wins the scratch and elimination races at the UCI Track Champions League in Berlin.
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British security guard who passed secrets to Russia pleads guilty to spy charges

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A security guard at the British embassy in Berlin has pleaded guilty to breaching the Official Secrets Act after he spent at least 10 months spying for the Russians.
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Marathon sensation Kipchoge smashes his own world record

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Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge has beaten his own marathon world record by 30 seconds in Berlin.
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