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Almost 965,000 migrants and refugees were registered in Germany from the start of the year to the end of November, the Interior Ministry said...

The costume must sit perfectly, and the song lyrics must be mastered as well. Berlin students are now already preparing for an important -...

Sydney (dpa) - An Australian who fought against Islamic State with Kurdish forces has been detained in Germany and may be charged, it was...

Sales of Volkswagen cars plunged 25 per cent in November in the wake of a massive emissions cheating scandal, the German automaker said Tuesday.Sales...

Berlin (dpa) - Germany decided Thursday it could no longer stay on the sidelines of the fight against Islamic State, announcing plans to send...

Berlin (dpa) - Germany is ready to send Tornado jets to join allied forces in the fight against the Islamic State terrorist group in...

German television, to date a minor player on the international scene, has scored a coup with Deutschland 83. The series turns on a young...

Berlin (dpa) - The emissions cheating crisis that has engulfed German carmaker Volkswagen widened Tuesday after prosecutors launched a tax evasion investigation into company...

At 100 years old, Charlotte Geppert from Germany's south-eastern state of Bavaria has risen to fame late in life as one of the country's...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel marks a decade in power on Sunday, with the refugee crisis representing her biggest challenge since she was sworn in...

He smoke, drank, took drugs, chased women and suffered nervous breakdowns: Hans Fallada, a German writer of popular fiction peopled by characters who lived...

Embattled German carmaker Volkswagen late on Friday submitted a recall plan to the US for 480,000 cars that disputed software installed, the California Air...

The pictures show birthday parties, family, friends and former homes. Most refugees are not able to take many personal items on their journey. The...

Berlin (dpa) - Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday defended her handling of Germany's refugee crisis in an address to the annual congress of her...

Berlin (dpa) - Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to defend on Friday her handling of Germany's refugee crisis when she addresses the annual congress...

Sydney (dpa) - Three backpackers from Europe who were killed during horrific bushfires on the south coast of Western Australia were trying to save...

The shadow of events in Paris hangs over Monday's opening of traditional Christmas markets throughout Germany. The markets - a favourite among locals and...

Football fans and police officials alike sent a message to the world about reacting to terrorism with the orderly way they evacuated a stadium...

Sydney (dpa) - Three German backpackers and a local farmer were reported killed in bushfires on the south coast of Western Australia Wednesday.The German...

Berlin (dpa) - German investors have laid aside concerns about any economic fallout from the Paris terrorist attacks with a key indicator released on...

A seventeenth-century orthodox missal looted by the Nazis during World War II was returned to Russia during a ceremony in Berlin on Monday.The missal...

First there is the life-or-death journey across the Mediterranean, then the trek through the Balkans with hopes of a fresh start in Western Europe....

Kabul (dpa) - Germany launched a campaign in Afghanistan on Sunday to deter refugees from paying criminals to organize the long and often deadly...

Smartphone users are often known to irritate passersby as they walk along streets staring at the small screens in front of them, and now...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday stood by her decision to welcome refugees to Germany, saying in a live television interview that she would...

Authorities arrested the 45-year-old suspected mother of eight infants found dead in an apartment, a police spokesman said late Friday in southern Germany.A 55-year-old...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was due to answer questions about her migration policy in a televised interview Friday night, as a new poll showed...

The bodies of eight babies wrapped in towels or plastic bags have been found at a home in a small German town, and police...

Might Angela Merkel be ousted? The refugee crisis and a decline in the polls for Germany's leading Christian Democrats have pushed Wolfgang Schaeuble into...

The 20-euro banknote, which was the world's most forged type of paper money in the first half of this year, is to give way...

Lufthansa chief executive Carsten Spohr was forced to fly with competitor Air Berlin, as his company's strike entered the sixth day on Thursday.Spohr flew...

Striking cabin crew workers at Lufthansa are planning labour stoppage plans that will force the cancellation of more than 900 flights Thursday, after the...

Germany denied on Wednesday that the government had changed its open-arms policy towards refugees with its return to the Dublin Regulation, one day after...

German utilities giant EON on Wednesday recorded record losses of 5.7 billion euros (6.1 billion dollars) for the first nine months of 2015 as...

The German Transport Ministry said Monday in Berlin that officials believed that major technical changes would be needed to fix diesel models affected in...

Strikes by flight attendants at German carrier Lufthansa will last into a fourth day on Tuesday, the flight attendants' union, Ufo, union said.Lufthansa said...

Refugees who have already reached Germany may not automatically be able to have their families join them given the massive numbers of people trying...

Lufthansa flight attendants will broaden their two-city strike to Munich on Monday, grounding 929 flights and about 113,000 passengers, according to the German airline.The...

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen speaks with dpa about the state of the German armed forces 60 years after its founding, discussing...

The disclosure of the latest emissions scandal at Volkswagen is based on information provided by a VW engineer, the German newspaper Bild am...

The patience of Lufthansa customers was put to the test on Saturday as a second day of labour action by the German airline's flight...

On average, an asylum application in Germany takes five months to process. But not for everyone. Ali Mohamed Sharif is from Somalia and has...

German carmaker Volkswagen promised to cover the cost of any additional taxes on customers who own vehicles programmed to cheat CO2 emissions tests, VW...

Lufthansa cancelled 290 flights Friday after its flight attendants announced the first stoppages in a rolling eight-day strike in defence of their retirement benefits.The...

German industrial production posted a surprise fall in September, contracting for the second consecutive month as the slowdown in the world's leading emerging markets...

A passenger train struck a heavy lorry at a rail crossing late Thursday in southern Germany, killing both drivers and injuring four people, police...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has taken the lead in EU efforts to address the bloc's refugee crisis, announced plans Thursday to speed up...

Lufthansa's flight attendant union announced it will begin a week-long strike Friday after last-ditch talks over retirement benefits failed.The UFO union said the strike...

Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has taken the lead in European Union efforts to master the migration crisis, began talks Thursday on her next step...

Lufthansa's flight attendant union has vowed to launch a strike if the German airline does not meet a Thursday deadline to come up with...