Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Easy come, easy go — a new driver was forced to give up his license less than one hour after securing it, German police said Tuesday. A police speed trap detected a car going 95 kilometers per hour (59...
All male visitors to a Kylie Minogue concert were frisked before entering the venue in Cologne on Tuesday, as police armed with submachine guns monitored proceedings. Authorities reinforced security due to a possible attacker from Belgium, according to the...
Alice Weidel, the parliamentary group leader of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, is being formally investigated for violating party spending laws, the public prosecutor's office in the southern city of Konstanz announced Tuesday. The AfD branch...
Germany is short of nurses, care workers, construction workers, carpenters, electricians, and IT specialists. And businesses have long been demanding that the government make it easier for skilled workers, including those from outside the European Union, to move...
The  government of Germany's state of Lower Saxony plans to ban for judges and prosecutors from wearing religious symbols such as crosses or headscarves in the state's courtrooms. Promoters of the measure say it is aimed at making clear that...
Outside, the everyday life of the Berlin Gesundbrunnen subway station is quite normal - and hardly anyone knows that behind the green door there are rooms steeped in history. The "Berliner Unterwelten" association has set up a museum...
Apart from their very high productivity, in most senses German workers are pretty…. Average. They have average European working hours: 40. This is less than Greece’s 41 and Iceland’s 44. An average number of Germans are satisfied with their...
German media outlets aren't allowing themselves to be baited by the populism of the Alternative for Germany (AfD) as much as they used to, according to a new study published on Monday. The report, published by the Otto...
The trial of Adil Demirci, who holds both German and Turkish citizenship, got underway in Istanbul on Tuesday. The 33-year-old is accused of being a member of the Marxist-Leninist Communist Party (MLCP) and of spreading propaganda.       "The last...
If there had to be an anti-Semitism commissioner specifically for schools in the western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Florian Beer would be a top candidate. The 40-year-old trade unionist is not only a teacher at a night...

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