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EPP suspended Fidesz party of Viktor Orban (18.42 PM)Tusk: Short displacement of the Brexits possible (17.22 hours), and Life imprisonment for Ex-Serb leader Karadzic for genocide in Srebrenica (15.09 hours), and May ask to Brexit-delay of three months (13.12 PM)EU imposed billion penalty against Google (12.10)

The News of the day in the star-Ticker:

+++ 20.53 PM: Söder wants to new media platforms as a response to the Internet giant +++

in Bavaria, the Prime Minister, Markus Söder, has called for new digital media platforms as an Alternative to the major Internet companies. “We need to establish their own platforms,” said the CSU Chairman on Wednesday evening in front of newspaper publishers in Berlin. “Also, fees would be longer-term funds make sense,” said Söder, with a view to the discussion on the financing of the public broadcaster. Bayern will make in the direction of such platforms the first steps to further national and European steps would have to follow. Söder also announced that money for this: The free state will accompany, together with the Bavarian land centre for new media (BLM).

+++ 19.29 at: Düsseldorf: car burglary leads to police use in supermarket +++

A car burglary in the middle resulted in the düsseldorf city centre to a spectacular police operation in a supermarket. The two alleged perpetrators had been observed on Wednesday and then in front of the police fled, according to a spokesman. One of the two has been arrested, the other went to the supermarket.

A hundred, which had accidentally been in the vicinity, the market is searched, according to police. Including heavily armed officers with helmets and protective vests. The offender escaped yet. In the case of the use of the officers fired warning shots in the air. No one was hurt.

+++ 18.42 PM: EPP Fidesz party of Viktor Orbán +++

suspended The membership of the national Hungarian Fidesz party in the European people’s party (EPP) is for the time being on ice. A Commission of experts under the leadership of the former EU-Ratschefs Herman Van Rompuy will now be able to decide when and whether the member rights of the party of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban will be back in power as EPP chief Joseph Daul said on Twitter. 190 of 194 delegates voted for an EPP Board meeting on Wednesday for the proposal, 3 against. An outlet of Orban’s party seems averted for the time being.

Earlier, Orban had obtained, that the proposal of the EPP-lace – a vote was taken on the ultimately – again in his spirit was changed. In the new version it was said that the EPP Bureau and Fidesz have agreed to work together to ensure that Fidesz let its membership up to the end of the report rest. Previously, it had welcomed in the proposal, Fidesz would be suspended, without its own participation, but voluntary on his voting rights and not to party events to attend.

+++ 17.22 PM: Tusk: Short displacement of the Brexits possible +++

EU Council President Donald Tusk makes a shift in the Brexits of the acceptance of the withdrawal Treaty in the British house of Commons. A short shift is from his point of view is possible, if the British members were in favour of the agreement with the EU, said Tusk in Brussels. At the EU summit on Thursday, however, needs to be discussed, whether the Prime Minister Theresa May proposed that the period until the end of June was due to potential legal and political problems.

+++ 16.32 hrs: passenger ship collided in Nijmegen with freighter +++

A passenger ship and a freighter came across the Waal at Nijmegen on the German-Dutch border, frontal. About 200 people had been brought by the Swiss river cruise ship “MS Edelweiss” as a precautionary measure in the country, with divided forces on Wednesday. No one had been injured in the incident in the night. “The passengers are frightened, but not injured,” wrote the emergency services on Twitter.

On Board of the cruiser of shipping company 160 Swiss passengers and 42 crew members. On the cargo ship were, according to the media, two people reports. The cruise ship was on the way to Rotterdam. Why the ships collided, was, according to the shipping company initially unclear.

+++ 16.27 watch: man sets school bus in Italy Brand children panic +++

A man brought in Italy a Bus full of school children in his power, and then set on fire. According to initial information, around a dozen children were taken to the hospital, however, without serious injury. The Milan public Prosecutor Alberto Nobili, is determined in all directions, and even a terrorist motive tested.

The Italian citizens with Senegalese roots have stopped the school bus in Milan by the way and then fired, said the Minister of the interior Matteo Salvini on Wednesday. The man was arrested. On Board, according to media, about 50 children, but were able to pull out in front of the fire reports.

+++ 15.50, EPP proposes officially suspension Orban’s before +++

The head of the European people’s party, has officially proposed to set the membership of the Fidesz party of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban for the time being on ice. This EPP-Board member Esther de informed by the Dutch member party CDV. The suspension shall apply until a Council of wise men under the leadership of the former EU-has evaluated Ratschefs Herman van Rompuy, whether the Fidesz fulfilled in the long term, the criteria for membership in the EPP. Until then, the rights to rest, as the candidacy for the party post or participate in EPP Meeting.

+++ 15.27 watch: police fire on Suspect in Dortmund +++

police have opened to a 45-Year-old in Dortmund, the fire and seriously injured him. The man had to emergency surgery, life-threatening danger had not passed, said a spokesman for the Dortmund public Prosecutor’s office.

had A police patrol the Dortmunder control. As the officers approached, ran the man. Of the officials caught up, he brandished a sharp object and threatened. Despite repeated request to let the stitch drop weapon, he refused. When the officers had the impression that the man would attack, they fired.

+++ 15.09 PM: UN-sentenced Tribunal: Ex-Serb leader Karadzic for genocide in Srebrenica +++

a Good 20 years after the genocide of Srebrenica, the politically responsible and Ex-Serb leader Radovan Karadzic (73) is life imprisonment worthe. The judges of the UN Tribunal decided in the appeal proceedings in The Hague. In the first instance, Karadzic had been sentenced to 40 years in prison. The judgment is final.

The judge convicted the former psychiatrist for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity during the Balkan war in the 1990s. He was guilty of murder, persecution and expulsion, Forced Bosnian Muslims. In addition, he was responsible for the 44-month siege of the Bosnian city of Sarajevo and the Srebrenica genocide.

in 1995, were overrun by Serbian forces under the Serbian General Ratko Mladic, the former UN protection zone and then around 8000 Muslim men and boys murdered.

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In Srebrenica were a further 35 victims of the genocide buried

In the Bosnian Srebrenica, 23 years after the massacre were buried on the anniversary of an additional 35 victims. Tens of thousands of the dead commemorated.

AFP +++ 14.27 PM: police divers search under water for the missing Rebecca +++

The Berlin police used in their search for the missing 15-year-old Rebecca for the first time divers. Forces of a technical unit to be dipped in boats in the Wolziger lake in Brandenburg, said a police spokeswoman. For more information on planned dives, and their Background, the authority has not made initially. Rebecca disappeared more than four weeks, on 18. February, in Berlin. A homicide has your 27-year-old brother-in-law under suspicion.

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A photographer reported that the use of police divers played in the morning in the North-Eastern area of the Wolziger lake, where the Storkower channel empties into the waters. Two boats were to be seen, therefore, to. The forces also took a yellow Stretcher on Board.

With boats, and special dogs were forces already in the two days before, on the waters 50 kilometers Southeast of the capital. These animals can climb from the boat odorous smell, the decomposition gases of corpses in the water. Not the spokeswoman wanted to comment on the question of whether the diver may have to follow a concrete, of the dogs gewitterten track.

+++ 14: 15: For the accusations against the Bavarian police +++

The scandal of xenophobic incidents in the case of the Bavarian police from expanding. There are current investigations by the public Prosecutor’s office Traunstein against two police officers, informed the police headquarters in upper Bavaria South on Wednesday. A police officer has been suspended after a search on Monday, the other has been relieved with immediate effect from his duties.

One of the police officers should be distributed accordingly, in a twelve police officers of the police headquarters in upper Bavaria South of the existing chat group a seditious message. Another policeman reported this, already in 2018, the officials got that is why a monetary penalty. This February will be noticed in Subsequent investigations, inconsistencies. It should be noticed that the then-determined officials had incorrectly indicated to the author of the popular message. Therefore, the police officer had been suspended and investigations against the now found the originator of the message had been taken.

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right-wing extremism-accusations: many of the Bavarian Elite police officers suspended

In Bavaria, a hand is on the horizon and possibly a solid police scandal: Against a number of officials there is a right-wing suspicion. You should have replaced xenophobic images and texts. The case only came by accident to the light.

DPA +++ 13.24 PM: Lockerbie bombing: Scottish justice is examining the Stasi-connection +++

In the investigation of the plane-bombing of Lockerbie in 1988, leads a new track to Germany. The “image”newspaper reported, the Scottish prosecutors looked into the question of whether the Stasi agents were possibly part of the terrorist conspiracy of the former Libyan dictator Muammar al-Gaddafi, who is said to have arranged the assassination attempt.

According to a spokesperson for the Prosecutor’s office in Frankfurt (Oder) received between the 28. June 2018, and the 13. March five “European investigation orders”. In the process, were interrogated according to the Prosecutor’s office so far, no Suspects. “It is solely for the hearing of witnesses,” said the spokeswoman. The respondents are former employees of the state security of the GDR.

+++ 13.21 PM: court looks at compensation claims for justice of victims Mollath +++

The regional court I of Munich for damages claims for justice of victims of Gustl Mollath. A “variety of procedural errors” had led to, that Mollath had been sentenced to placement in a psychiatric hospital, said the presiding judge. The court in Nuremberg was “strive to finish the procedure quickly. As has probably suffered the facts of the case something on underneath.”

How high the damages could be, remained completely open. The fact that Mollath and the Ministry of justice as a process to replace the parties in a written procedure. A date for a further public hearing was not set.

+++ 13.12 PM: May EU asks for Brexit-delay to 30. June +++

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, the EU has to a displacement of the Brexit until the end of June asked. May said in Parliament in London, they have informed EU Council President Donald Tusk in a letter, that the United Kingdom is an extension of the deadline referred to in article 50 of the EU Treaty, to 30. June would like it to. The deadline is actually 29. March.

+++ 12: 40: pensions increase by more than three percent +++

The well 20 million pensioners in Germany, as planned, a significant increase of their pensions: pensions increase on 1. July in West Germany, to 3.18 per cent, in the East to 3,91 percent, as the Federal Minister of labour, Hubertus Heil (SPD), told. The increase corresponds exactly to the most recent forecasts.

The level of pensions increases, even slightly, to 48,16%. The level in the East increased from 95.8% to 96.5 percent of the current value in the West. “This year, pensioners will benefit from the good situation on the labour market and the wage increases of the past in the Form of better pensions,” said Heil. He was convinced that the pension value in the East will match up to 2024 in the West level.

+++ 12.10 am: EU competition authorities compel Google to 1.49 billion Euro fine +++

The EU’s competition authorities have imposed a penalty of 1.49 billion euros against the US Internet giant Google. In the case of search engine advertising on the part of the service “AdSense for Search” had been disabled other providers unauthorized manner, informed the EU Commission.

+++ 12.02 PM: unmarried couples in Indonesia is punished with strokes of the Cane for body contact +++

In the Indonesian province of Aceh, several unmarried couples have been publicly punished with strokes of the Cane, because they had contact with the forbidden body. The five couples were beaten in front of a mosque in the provincial capital of Banda Aceh, between four and 22 Times with a cane. All of them had previously served prison sentences of several months.

+++ 11.11 am: the CDU and the CSU are apparently for suspension of Orban’s party EPP +++

the CDU and the CSU, are in favour of the membership of the national Fidesz party of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in the European people’s party until Further notice to suspend. The Union tops will support in the crucial vote, the line that Fidesz may not participate in meetings of the party family, as the German press Agency learned from Union circles. Thus, the Fidesz would lose its voting rights. It is questionable, however, whether Orban will not leave you in such a decision, the EPP.

+++ 10.46 PM: Cabinet approves draft budget for 2020 and medium-term financial planning +++

The Federal Cabinet has set the budget for 2020, and the financial planning for subsequent years be approved. The Bulgarian Finance Minister, Olaf Scholz (SPD), the Federal budget will grow next year by 1.7 percent to 362,6 billion euros. By 2023, a further increase of the Budget up on 375,1 billion euros is provided in its medium-term financial planning. New debt should not exist, as in the past years.

+++ 10.23 PM: Alstom more than 40 trains can deliver to Germany +++

The French Zugbauer Alstom has secured a contract for the delivery of 41 regional trains to Germany. He signed the contract for 150 million euros with the transport group Transdev, such as Alstom announced on Wednesday in Paris. The trains will be built at Alstom’s headquarters in Salzgitter, lower Saxony, and until September 2022 to be delivered.

+++ 10.01 PM: procedure to millions of complaint of Gustl Mollath in Munich started +++

Before the regional court of Munich I, the civil process has started on a million suit for many years against his will in the psychiatric ward, housed Gustl Mollath. The 62-Year-old demands by the free state of Bavaria EUR 1.8 million for loss of Earnings and Pain and suffering. The free state had paid to him after his release from psychiatry, 70,000 Euro, but looks no further claims.

+++ 9.48 PM: building collapse in India – at least four people Dead +++

The collapse of an under construction commercial complex in India, at least four people were killed. After yesterday’s collapse of the three-storey building in the South-Western Indian city of Dharwad, other victims are presumed to be under the rubble, the police announced. The rescue work continued. More than 40 people injured had to be treated in the hospital. The cause was initially unclear. According to media reports, had opened on the ground floor already, some retail shops, although the complex was still being built.

+++ 9.18 PM: Bayer stock crashes after glyphosate-judgment by more than ten percent from +++

After re-glyphosate-judgment in the United States, Bayer stock has plummeted on the stock exchange in Frankfurt am Main. The paper of the group crashed at Opening the stock exchange in the Morning by more than ten percent. The Jury in a U.S. Federal court in San Francisco yesterday had found that the glyphosate contributed-containing herbicide Roundup, the US manufacturer, Monsanto, which belongs to Bayer, a cancer disease of a claimant.

+++ 8.53 PM: in the media: May want to ask for Brexit-delay of three months +++

The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, is to ask according to Reports, the European Union, only a short Brexit-delay of about three months. This wool they provide today in a letter to the President of the Council, Donald Tusk, were reported by several British media, citing non-closer-called government circles. Downing Street refused to make any statement on request. Originally the UK wanted to be on the 29. March of the community of States separate.

+++ 8.33 PM: Juncker, a decision on Brexit-date +++

the EU is expected this week-President of the Commission Jean-Claude Juncker is expected this week at the EU summit still no decision on a postponement of the Brexits. Probably you’ll have to again next week to discuss said Juncker in the Germany radio.