Horses, bears and Ratz
Published: 15 Feb 2013 11:47 GMT+01:00
Ben Knight brings you the The Local's Weekly News Podcast, featuring a weary pope, horsey lasagne, and the return of one famous polar bear (definitely not stuffed).
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Munich streets in the dead of night. Photo: DPA
A two and a half year-old toddler was found wandering through the streets of Munich by police in the early hours of Monday morning. Luckily he was return unharmed to his relieved parents.
A set of keys found at the scene of the crime. Photo:DPA
After police made a public appeal for information in the arson attack on a refugee home on a television programme on Sunday evening, more than 30 members of the public got in touch.
Merkel and Tsipras meet in Brussels on 23 April. Photo: DPA
Athens will resume talks with its creditors Monday, a Greek government source said, after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras
spoke on the phone with Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Bayern coach Pep Guardiola on the sidelines against Hertha on Saturday. Photo: DPA
FC Bayern Munich found out they had won the Bundesliga title with four games to spare when their only rivals Vfl Wolfsburg lost 1-0 to Borussia Mönchengladbach on Sunday.
Investigators at the scene of the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine in mid-April 2015. Photo: DPA
Berlin knew the risks of flying over war-torn east Ukraine before Flight MH17 was shot out of the sky last year but
did not inform German airlines, media reported on Sunday.
Dozens of bikers from pro-Kremlin gang the Night Wolves on Saturday set off on a ride to Berlin ahead of the anniversary of Soviet victory in World War II, despite Poland and Germany barring the riders.
Volkswagen patriarch Ferdinand Piëch, has resigned as head of the German auto giant's supervisory board with immediate effect, the company announced Saturday.
Schumacher Jr is too young to drink any of that champagne. Photo: DPA
Mick Schumacher Jr did his famous father proud on his Formula Four debut on Saturday by claiming a trophy as the best rookie and finishing ninth, despite starting 19th.
Deutsche Bank acquired Postbank in 2008. Photo: DPA
Germany's biggest lender Deutsche Bank announced late Friday it was seeking to sell its Postbank subsidiary as part of a revamp to improve profitability.
Far-left extremists attacked an immigration office in Leipzig early on Friday morning. It was the second targeted attack on an official building in the city in recent months.