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    Spiegel suspends two editors after fake news scandal

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 02:39pm on December 29, 2018

    Influential German news weekly Der Spiegel, shaken by a scandal over a reporter who admitted faking stories for years, said it has suspended two senior...

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    Germany to relax rules to attract foreign workers

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:27am on December 20, 2018

    Worker-starved Germany plans to ease immigration rules to attract foreign jobseekers and replenish its fast ageing workforce, despite mounting public resistance against new arrivals.Germany’s first...

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    German economy faces ‘lean’ Christmas as business morale sinks

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on December 19, 2018

    German business morale fell in December, a survey indicated on Tuesday, suggesting that concerns among company executives about the growth outlook for Europe’s biggest economy...

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    Top German court rules Uber limousine service illegal

    Reuters. Karlsruhe | Updated at 12:00am on December 14, 2018

    Germany’s highest court ruled on Thursday that a defunct limousine service offered by Uber was illegal, in a setback for the US ride-hailing company that...

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    'The King' of the road: German town puts Elvis on traffic lights

    Agence France-Presse .  Friedberg | Updated at 11:54am on December 08, 2018

    Cross the road, it's now or never. Or that's what residents in the German town of Friedberg may start humming when their traffic light jumps...

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    An imperishable friend of Bangladesh

    HM Babu | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2018

    A GREAT Dutchman fought with us in Bangladesh’s liberation war in 1971. He is WAS Ouderland, born on December 6, 1917 in Amsterdam in the...

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    WTO warns of trade crisis as German car bosses face US tariff talks

    Reuters . Wolfsburg | Updated at 12:00am on December 05, 2018

    The global system of international trade is in crisis, the World Trade Organization (WTO) warned on Tuesday, as German car bosses gathered in Washington hoping...

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    German far-right AfD in trouble as end of Merkel era looms

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:38am on December 02, 2018

    A year after it entered Germany’s parliament, the far-right AfD party is facing turbulence, including a donations scandal and the looming departure of its favourite...

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    Merkel’s plane makes emergency landing

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on December 01, 2018

    German chancellor Angela Merkel is due arrive in Buenos Aires on Friday evening, far later than planned but still in time to attend a G20...

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    German police raid Deutsche Bank in 'Panama Papers' graft probe

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt am Main | Updated at 04:55pm on November 29, 2018

    German prosecutors raided several Deutsche Bank offices in the Frankfurt area Thursday over suspicions of money laundering based on revelations from the 2016 ‘Panama Papers’...