Fire at rebuilt Kaiser’s palace in Berlin

Fire broke out Wednesday at the central Berlin site where the German imperial family’s palace is being reconstructed but was quickly brought under control. Around 80 firefighters responded to the call from the Humboldt Forum in the rebuilt Stadtschloss palace, a spokesman for the Berlin fire service said. The fire …

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Czech coronavirus cases top 5,000 but growth slows

The number of cases of the new coronavirus in the Czech Republic has risen past 5,000, although a slowing growth rate has given the government confidence to start easing some lockdown measures that have hit the economy. The Health Ministry on Wednesday reported 195 new cases the previous day, a …

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