The Serial Killer Behind Trump's Tweets About Germany The Daily Beast
Trump claimed immigrants spiked the murder rate in Germany. In fact one suicidal airline pilot and one murderous nurse — native Germans — did that. This is ...
Thousands of farmers, supporters take to streets in Germany demanding climate-friendly agriculture CNBC
Thousands of '"we are fed up" farmers joined by supporters took to the streets of Germany on Saturday demanding climate-friendly agriculture and healthy food.
‘Disgusting to Say, but It’s the Truth’: German Winemakers See Boon in Climate Change The New York Times
The hot, dry summer of 2018 produced a sweet bumper harvest that looks like a harbinger of things to come. Traditional styles may suffer, however.
Iran denies ties to Afghan held in Germany for spying Channel NewsAsia
DUBAI: Iran on Saturday denied having any link to an Afghan-German man suspected of spying for Tehran, suggesting his arrest in Germany was part ...
How do you transport a rhino from Germany to the UK? BBC News
Follow Najuma the black rhino as she is transported from Germany to a new home in Yorkshire.
Climate change threat to Germans’ need for speed on Autobahn The Guardian
Draft environmental measures include proposal to impose motorway speed limit.
Germany’s Russian Gaslight The Wall Street Journal
Berlin wants Europe to believe dependence on Moscow is beneficial.
Germans Send Love Letter on Brexit: Britain, Please Don’t Go The New York Times
In a letter of admiration, prominent Germans called on Britons to halt their withdrawal from the European Union.
No More ‘Fun Fun Fun on the Autobahn’ Under Proposed German Laws Bloomberg
In Kraftwerk's famous ode to the autobahn, drivers savored the freedom of limit-free motorways. That could all end, under proposals from a government panel.
Anti-Assad activist killed in Germany in suspected axe attack The Guardian
Mohamed Joune's killing may be related to his Syrian political activities, say friends.
Huawei could be banned from 5G in Germany CNBC
The German government is considering banning Huawei from providing 5G equipment in the country saying security concerns are of "high relevance."
Asylum-seekers in Germany could lose right to remain if they hide their identity The Telegraph
Asylum-seekers who seek to hide their identity or refuse to cooperate in obtaining new documents from their home could lose their right to remain in Germany ...
Germany and China plot to turn Frankfurt into EU finance powerhouse after Brexit Express.co.uk
CHINA is attempting to woo German banks to open up in Beijing as the two countries commit to strengthening each other's financial sectors in the post-Brexit ...
Germany’s China Problem The New York Times
Berlin is walking a thin line between its strongest ally and its biggest trading partner.
Germany cuts Saudi arms exports by quarter in wake of Khashoggi scandal CNN
The German government announced that its arms exports fell by close to 23% in 2018 compared to the previous year.
Big day for German bobsleds, with 2 victories in Austria The Sun Herald
Germany prevails in another 2 World Cup bobsled races, extending its winning streak.
Don’t rely on Germany to solve Brexit, it doesn’t need to help Britain The Guardian
Angela Merkel has bigger worries at home, says German journalist Alan Posener.
Germany led way on EU rights protection EUobserver
Germany led the way on protection of human rights this year, but Hungary, Italy, and Poland "undermined the EU's moral standing" on the world stage, a leading ...
Climate plans could make Germany's 'no limits' Autobahns history EWN
Germany could be hit with heavy EU fines if it fails to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and poisonous nitrogen oxides.
Today’s Germany is the best Germany the world has seen The Washington Post
While most of Europe roils, Germany's continued stability is more important than ever.
Renault Zoe Wins 2018 Electric Model Trophy In Germany, BMW Wins Manufacturer Title — Germany EV Sales Report CleanTechnica
January 19th, 2019 by Jose Pontes. The German plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) passenger car market ended the year dropping 10% in December, to 5,711 ...
Weimar, 1919: Birth of Germany's first democracy DW (English)
In 1919, German women voted for the first time — in an election that was to play a pivotal role in the country's history. It came on the heels of the disastrous Great ...
France and Germany plan to sign a new treaty in Aachen The Economist
YOU CANNOT doubt the ambition. By choosing Aachen as the place where they will sign their renewed treaty of friendship and co-operation on January 22nd, ...
German intelligence puts far-right AfD groups under surveillance CNN
Germany's security agency has said that it will start to put sections of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party under surveillance.
Germany to UK: We will miss you, please stay POLITICO.eu
Last-minute plea letter signed by MPs, senior figures from the industry and artists urged Brits to remain in EU.
Jewish guests confronted by Germany's new generation of neo-Nazis The Sydney Morning Herald
The cry was as jarring and intrusive as it was unexpected. Huddled against a bracing Frankfurt morning, the delegation of Jewish leaders from centres as ...
German economy posts weakest growth in five years CNBC
Germany's economy witnessed lackluster growth in 2018, according to flash data released Tuesday, in line with expectations. German gross domestic product ...
Apple forced to retract press release about iPhone sales in Germany amid Qualcomm suit 9to5Mac
Qualcomm has won another injunction in its suit against Apple in Germany, forcing it to retract part of a recent press release about iPhone availability.
Volkswagen mulls extending diesel incentives across Germany Reuters
German carmaker Volkswagen is examining whether to extend trade-in incentives to owners of older vehicles in all of Germany, extending the program beyond ...
Yemeni government questions exclusion from meeting in Germany Arabnews
LONDON: Yemen's internationally recognized government expressed reservations about Germany's decision to hold an international conference on Yemen ...
Offered Free Tickets for ‘Schindler’s List,’ Germany’s Far Right Sees a Provocation The New York Times
BERLIN — The director Steven Spielberg cited a “renewed cycle of hate” in society behind his decision to bring “Schindler's List” back to movie theaters around ...
Will Germany use autobahn speed limits to cut carbon emissions? DW (English)
A national commission has laid out a number of steps to help Germany meet EU emissions targets. Though desperately needed, they will face resistance from ...
Germans Can Help Save the Internet from the Copyright Directive! EFF
This month, the EU is seeking to finalise the Copyright in the Single Digital Market Directive, and there's little hope hope that they would improve or delete ...
'I select on penis length,' says female coach of German men's team EWN
Former Germany women's Under-20 midfielder Imke Wuebbenhorst was last month appointed head coach of the men's team at BV Cloppenburg, who currently ...
Russia says it will allow German, French experts to monitor Kerch Strait FRANCE 24 English
Russia on Friday said it had already agreed that France and Germany would monitor shipping traffic in the Kerch Strait following a naval confrontation between ...
Germany and France signal willingness to delay Brexit The Guardian
Member states attempted to plot out their terms for extending the negotiating time beyond 29 March.
German CDU leader criticises anti-diesel 'crusades' The Guardian
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer also calls for party to reassess handling of 2015 refugee crisis.
Berlin Is A Tech Hub, So Why Are Germany's Internet Speeds So Slow? NPR
Germany is Europe's largest economy, but business leaders warn it is in danger of losing its edge because of sluggish Internet connections. The government ...
Germany’s Far Right Rebrands: Friendlier Face, Same Doctrine The New York Times
HALLE, Germany — Christmas carols were playing and the scent of ginger hung in the crisp December air. Students sold organic plum compote and served ...
Germany remembers Rosa Luxemburg 100 years after her murder The Guardian
Leftwingers commemorate 100th anniversary of murder of the communist writer, pacifist and radical inspiration.
Hackers Leak Details of German Lawmakers, Except Those on Far Right The New York Times
Twitter has shut down an account that had been posting personal data for weeks. Only the Alternative for Germany party appeared to be unscathed.
German Army Considers Recruiting Foreign Citizens The New York Times
BERLIN — Concerned about filling its ranks seven years after abolishing mandatory military *service*, Germany is looking into recruiting foreigners for *service*, ...
How Germany's Green Party Keeps Winning NPR
Formed in 1980, the Greens are now the second most popular party in the country. Much of their success, analysts say, has to do with the worsening image of ...
Why are Berliners so rude? Telegraph.co.uk
It's probably fair to say that Germany doesn't have a reputation for being the world's friendliest or most joy-filled nation. According to the traditional stereotypes, ...
Recession fears are stalking Germany CNN
A shock plunge in industrial output in November suggests Germany could be heading for recession.
German data breach: agencies 'failing to take security seriously' The Guardian
Bavarian interior minister 'astonished' at handling of biggest data leak in German history.
Germany urges Russia, Ukraine to de-escalate conflict Reuters
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on Friday urged both Russia and Ukraine to de-escalate the conflict in eastern Ukraine and said France and Germany ...
Germany steps up monitoring of far-right AfD party BBC News
The move will not yet amount to full-scale surveillance of the nation's main opposition party.
Germany's third gender law is celebrated as a revolution. But some say it's just the first step CNN
Germany will soon become the first country in the European Union to offer a "third gender" option on birth certificates. As some hail the step as a "small ...
Political clouds gather over Germany’s export machine Financial Times
Economy risks slide into technical recession as trade spats and Brexit hit sentiment.
German train-delay scarf sells for €7,550 on eBay The Guardian
A scarf knitted by a German woman to document her frustrations with frequent train delays has sold for €7,550 (£6,720) on eBay, as the country's biggest railway ...
How Germany's solar, wind, nuclear, and coal energy efforts look Quartz
The good, the bad, and the ugly of the country's path to renewable energy.
Germany’s far-right AfD to campaign on possible EU exit POLITICO.eu
Alternative for Germany says the country should leave bloc if certain reforms are not made.
Bottrop: Four injured in Germany in New Year's Eve 'racist attack' BBC News
A 50-year-old man is accused of driving into people in Bottrop, injuring Syrian and Afghan citizens.
Germany steps up work on potential Deutsche-Commerzbank tie-up Financial Times
Germany's finance ministry has asked banking regulator BaFin to share the results of its scenario analyses that model a potential merger of Deutsche Bank and ...
Germany probably just went into a recession INSIDER
Germany may be in recession, economists said, after they trawled through an unexpectedly horrible set of industrial and manufacturing data published on ...
Heavy snow brings chaos and death to Germany and Austria The Guardian
Parts of Germany and Austria remain on high alert after extreme snow in Alpine regions, where 12 people have died in weather-related incidents.
Germany Dismisses Qualcomm’s Latest Patent Suit Against Apple The Wall Street Journal
A German court dismissed a patent suit from Qualcomm against Apple, the first setback in the country for the chip maker in recent weeks amid a dispute that has ...
Germany’s leading magazine published falsehoods about American life Brookings Institution
The word spiegel means “mirror” in German, and since its postwar founding, Der Spiegel has proudly held a mirror up to the world. When the magazine ...
Far-right German politician starts a new party with a logo bearing a secret Nazi symbol CNN
(CNN) A leading far-right German politician has announced his departure from the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party in order to create his own political ...
German minister says UK should be given more time on Brexit POLITICO.eu
There appears to be no parliamentary majority for a no-deal Brexit, Peter Altmaier says.
Three German skiers killed in Austrian avalanche The Guardian
Three German skiers were found dead and a fourth is missing after they were swept away in an avalanche near the Austrian ski resort of Lech am Arlberg, police ...
Workers on Corporate Boards? Germany’s Had Them for Decades The New York Times
Elizabeth Warren's plan to give workers a voice on corporate boards isn't radical. “Co-determination” has a long history, and America should embrace it.
Man confesses to cyberattack on German politicians CNN
(CNN) A 20-year-old man arrested in connection with a data breach that affected thousands of people in Germany has confessed to police, the country's federal ...
Jakiw Palij: Nazi guard deported by US dies in Germany BBC News
A former Nazi collaborator who served as a labour-camp guard in World War Two has died in Germany aged 95, local media report. Jakiw Palij, who was ...
A new German coin commemorates currywurst's 70th birthday Quartz
It's a shiny piece of metal that combines two German favorites: cash and bratwurst with curry sauce. This seemingly priceless combination can be yours for just ...
Harsh Nazi Parenting Guidelines May Still Affect German Children of Today Scientific American
Renate Flens, a German woman in her 60s who suffers from depression, tells her psychotherapist that she wants to love her children but just can't. She and the ...
‘Don’t shoot the British!’ German MEP says BRUSSELS to blame for Brexit Express.co.uk
A GERMAN MEP has said he is ready for another Battle of Britain – but unlike in 1940, this time round, he wants to “win back the hearts of the British for Europe”.
MPs seize on German minister's suggestion of further Brexit talks The Guardian
Opponents of Theresa May's Brexit deal have seized on a suggestion by Germany's foreign minister that further negotiations could be opened with the EU ...
Airport strikes across Germany DW (English)
Staff responsible for checking passengers and cargo have held an 18-hour warning strike at Germany's biggest airports. Hundreds of flights were cancelled.
Seven die in massive Alps snowfall from Germany to Italy BBC News
At least seven people have died in the Alps during a weekend of heavy snow, with skiers facing a high avalanche risk in Austria, Germany and Italy.
Leipzig, Germany: A legacy of culture, literature, music and candlelight Communities Digital News
Since the days of the Holy Roman Empire, Leipzig has been situated at the intersection of two international crossroads. It is a center of culture.
'Merkel deceived us on climate', says Germany's Energiewende godfather EURACTIV
Berlin lacks the political will to bring the energy transition forward, said Hans Josef Fell, the initiator of Germany's world-renowned 2000 renewable energy ...
Uffizi Prods Germans to Return Painting Stolen in World War II The New York Times
A German family has the artwork, and refuses to give it back. The Italian museum has mounted a publicity campaign in an effort to get German authorities to ...
Germany adopts intersex identity into law BBC News
As of 1 January, intersex Germans can now legally identify themselves as "diverse".
Germany and Ireland step up efforts to find Brexit border ‘fix’ The Guardian
Countries try to help Theresa May get EU withdrawal deal approved – but Brexiters are warned talks will not reopen.
Germany's Hidden Crisis by Oliver Nachtwey review – social decline in the heart of Europe The Guardian
How has Europe's most powerful country become as unequal and class‑obsessed as Britain?
Amazon Dash buttons judged to breach consumer rules in Germany TechCrunch
Amazon's Dash buttons have been found to breach consumer e-commerce rules in Germany. The push-to-order gizmos were debuted by Amazon in 2015 in an ...
German aid group rescues 47 migrants from Mediterranean Sea Washington Post
The German aid group Sea-Watch says it has rescued 47 people from a rubber boat off the coast of Libya in the Mediterranean.
Dinner for One: English comedy spices up German New Year BBC News
The English film you've never seen - but Germans watch it adoringly every New Year's Eve.
The Days Of Germany’s No-Speed-Limit Autobahn Are Probably Numbered Carscoops
The German government is considering adopting a range of draft proposals about the reduction of environmental damage caused by transport, which could ...
U.S. warns German companies of possible sanctions over Russian pipeline Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) - The United States has warned German companies involved in the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline that they could face sanctions if ...
Far-right German politician is beaten unconscious by masked men CNN
(CNN) A far-right German lawmaker has been beaten unconscious by at least three masked assailants in an attack seen by police as "politically motivated.".
Germany leading euro into RECESSION – Merkel's decline to CRIPPLE Italy and France Express
ECONOMIC uncertainty and political instability in France and Italy should be a far greater worry for eurozone finance chiefs than Germany sparking fears of a ...
Germany's Dust Bolt: 6 New Age Thrash Bands You Need to Know Loudwire
German thrash architects Dust Bolt will release Trapped in Chaos, their fourth album, Jan. 18. They're not only here to pump up their ripping new record, but also ...
German antitrust watchdog to act against Facebook: report Reuters
Germany's antitrust watchdog plans to order Facebook to stop gathering some user data, a newspaper reported on Sunday.
EU may need rules to stop doctors emigrating: German minister Reuters
The European Union should consider regulating to stop member states from poaching each other's doctors and other professionals, German Health Minister ...
Germany’s Largest Opposition Party Is a Rorschach Test for the Nation’s Politics National Review
When an AfD election party concluded with participants singing the national anthem, many scolds considered this transgressive. But it's dangerous for a nation ...
Renewables overtake coal as Germany's main energy source Reuters
Renewables overtook coal as Germany's main source of energy for the first time last year, accounting for just over 40 percent of electricity production, research ...
MSNBC Guest Calls Trump A Domestic Terrorist, Compares Speech To ‘1933 Nazi Germany’ The Daily Caller
An MSNBC guest reacted to President Trump's Saturday speech by calling it a “100 percent note for note recreation of 1933 Nazi Germany.” Appearing with host ...
Germany accuses army linguist of spying for Iran over Afghan missions BBC News
The Afghan-German man is suspected of handing over secrets about operations in Afghanistan.
How one German city developed – and then lost – generations of math geniuses The Conversation - US
There are two things that connect the names Gauss, Riemann, Hilbert and Noether. One is their outstanding breadth of contributions to the field of mathematics.
First German woman to coach men's team shuts down bizarre locker room question Stuff.co.nz
Germany's first woman to coach men's team shuts down absurd question about locker room siren with witty, phallic comeback.
The German Government Forcibly Removed These Children From Their Parents Over Homeschooling Daily Signal
Europe's top human rights court has sided with Germany, reaffirming that homeschooling in that country is illegal.
Cef, Rubunu, others thrill at German soiree Daily Trust
It was an evening of music, dance and food when penultimate Thursday ended with a soiree in honour of the visiting German Secretary of State, Mr. Walter ...
Far-Right German Journalist Implicated In Firebombing Of Hungarian Center In Ukraine RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
A Polish man accused of involvement in the firebombing of a Hungarian cultural center in western Ukraine last year says he received instructions on the attack ...
CEO of N.H. Gun Maker Facing Five Years in German Prison for Alleged Arms Deal New Hampshire Public Radio
High ranking members of the Colombian National Police found themselves in Exeter, N.H., in the spring of 2009. They were there to visit arms maker Sig.
Germany looks set to enter a recession after unexpected collapse Daily Mail
The German economy stunned traders this week when it plummeted more sharply than expected. Industrial production fell by -1.9 percent in November, fuelling ...
Apple stops selling iPhone 7 and 8 in its German stores following Qualcomm court win The Verge
Apple has pulled the sales of the iPhone 7 and 8 from its German website and stores, following a ruling in the District Court of Munich. The ruling said that those ...
Germany mulls introducing 'mosque tax' for Muslims DW (English)
Lawmakers from Germany's grand coalition government said on Wednesday that they were considering introducing a "mosque tax" for German Muslims, similar ...