Rhineland-Palatinate love



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  • proper n. One of the component states of Germany according to the current administrative division of the nation.


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  • In a second state election in Rhineland-Palatinate, also in late March, the FDP failed to win any seats in the state legislature.

    A Blow to Merkel's Coalition

  • The Chancellor's insistence on safety and possible turnaround in energy policy come after mass protests against nuclear power and ahead of elections in the states of Baden-Wuerttemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate next Sunday.

    German Panels to Discuss Nuclear-Safety Issues

  • On Sunday in state elections in Baden-W├╝rttemberg and in Rhineland-Palatinate they got trounced Report, 28 March.

    Letters: Social democracy and economic liberalism

  • And in a second state, Rhineland-Palatinate, they secured just 4.2% of the vote, down from 8% in elections there five years ago and below the 5% threshold to hold seats in parliament.

    Merkel Faces Pressure on Euro, Taxes

  • The future of Economics Minister Rainer Br├╝derle is also in doubt, and he stepped down Monday from a second role as leader of the FDP in Rhineland-Palatinate.

    Merkel Faces Pressure on Euro, Taxes

  • Support for the CDU in Rhineland-Palatinate was at 35.2%, up from 32.8% in 2006.

    Merkel Faces Pressure on Euro, Taxes

  • In the city of Idar-Oberstein in the Rhineland-Palatinate, Herr Karl Rudolf Fissler, at the turn of the century, invented the modern mobile field kitchen for use in theaters of war.

    Honest Cooking: Wartime Food: Meet The Goulash Cannon

  • Further south, the Moselle river in the western German Rhineland-Palatinate state peaked on Sunday, after flooding several villages in the wine-growing valley.

    Man Feared Dead As Melting Snow Floods Germany

  • The concentration of sunset industries such as coal and steel in states like North Rhine-Westphalia may explain why it has slipped from being a net donor to a net recipient, but it does nothing to explain the persistently dismal performances of Rhineland-Palatinate, Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein.

    Germany Knows What Doesn't Work

  • Fallen trees also closed many stretches of train tracks in the states of Rhineland-Palatinate, Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia and Saarland.

    Violent Storm Kills 51 People in Europe


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