Mahmoud Dahoud's 89th-minute winner on Saturday after Jude Bellingham equaliser in the 86th moved Borussia Dortmund six points behind Bayern Munich a day after the league leader's 2-1 loss at home to Borussia Monchengladbach.
Bayern Munich captain Manuel Neuer and defender Lucas Hernandez were infected while on vacation in the Maldives, Kingsley Coman while he was in Dubai, and Corentin Tolisso while he was home in France. Then there are others...
Jaswinder Singh Multani's detention in Germany comes five days after a bomb blast occurred at the Ludhiana court complex on December 23. Indian government had shared inputs on the alleged SFJ operative with the German authorities.
Germany's biggest opposition party, the center-right Christian Democratic Union of former Chancellor Angela Merkel, is set to announce on Friday the results of a ballot on who will become its new leader after a painful election defeat.
Bayern Munich's win over Mainz restored a commanding lead in their pursuit of a 10th consecutive German Bundesliga title and all but ensured the team will take the symbolic prize of being top at the Christmas break, with two games to go.
The match against Wolfsburg on Saturday was Erling Haaland's first in Bundesliga since scoring a brace in Borussia Dortmund's 3-1 win vs Mainz on October 16. Haaland was sidelined with injuries after that.
RB Leipzig are on the front line of the latest wave of the pandemic in Germany in the eastern state of Saxony, where infection rates are the highest and vaccination rates the lowest compared to other regions.
The United States has tried to slow or stop the construction of Nord Stream 2, which would carry Russian gas to Germany. Fearing Russia's stronghold over energy in Europe, it has announced new sanctions on the pipeline.
It was only Augsburg's third win in 21 league games against their powerful southeastern neighbor, which fell to theit second defeat of the season.
Germany, who have already qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, were missing five players due to coronavirus isolation.
The German football federation said that the unnamed player was fully vaccinated and does not have any symptoms. Four others who came close to him have been put in isolation as a precaution.
Kidambi Srikanth suffered a narrow 19-21, 20-22 loss to Lee Zii Jia, while Lakshya Sen went down fighting 18-21, 12-21 to Loh Kean Yew.
Lakshya, who is ranked 21st in the world, lacked finishing as the Indian went down 18-21, 12-21 to 39th ranked Singaporean Loh in 45 minutes.
India's Lakshya Sen will face Loh Kean Yew of Singapore in the semifinals.
World No.15 Indian Kidambi Srikanth will face Lee Zii Jia of Malaysia in the semifinals of the HYLO Open.
Neither was part of the Germany squad that reached the round of 16 at this year's European Championship.
Kidambi Srikanth defeated Japanese Koki Watanabe 21-15, 21-10 in 32 minutes. Prannoy went down 21-16, 17-21, 7-21 to lower-ranked Irish Nhat Nguyen.
Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen took 36 minutes to get the better of Thomas Rouxel of France 21-17, 21-14.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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