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Turkish 'spies' arrested at Frankfurt airport
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Turkish 'spies' arrested at Frankfurt airport

Three men suspected of being Turkish agents have been arrested by police, federal prosecutors said on Thursday. READ  

Autopsy on MP who criticized Russia
Andreas Schockenhoff. Photo: DPA

Autopsy on MP who criticized Russia

A court has ordered a postmortem on the body of politician Andreas Schockenhoff, a sharp critic of Russian president Vladimir Putin, to squash rumours of foul play after his death on Saturday night. READ  

Little chance of white Christmas in Germany
People walking on the frozen Nymphenburg canal in Munich in January 2013. Photo: DPA

Little chance of white Christmas in Germany

Chances are slim that there will be snow on the ground on Christmas Day across most of Germany, the German Weather Service (DWD) said on Monday. READ  

Commerzbank to pay $1bn on Iran sanctions
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Commerzbank to pay $1bn on Iran sanctions

Commerzbank has reached a preliminary agreement with US authorities to pay more than €800 million for violating sanctions on Iran and Sudan, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday. READ  

Weak demand for loans threatens ECB grief
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Weak demand for loans threatens ECB grief

The European Central Bank will again offer banks a chance to get cheap long-term loans on Thursday, but disappointing uptake could put it under pressure to find other ways of kickstarting the Eurozone's moribund economy. READ  

Germany asks for €89 bn of investment cash
Germany wants cash for broadband, wind power and motorways. Photos: DPA

Germany asks for €89 bn of investment cash

Germany hopes to see an influx of money into 58 separate investment projects under plans from new European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. READ  

Judge hands Isis fighter three-year sentence
The Isis fighter in court in September. Photo: DPA

Judge hands Isis fighter three-year sentence

A German man has been sentenced to three years and nine months in prison on Friday for fighting with Islamic State (Isis) in the first court decision of its kind in Germany. READ  

Bundesbank halves 2015 growth forecasts
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Bundesbank halves 2015 growth forecasts

The German central bank on Friday downgraded its growth forecasts for Europe's biggest economy for this year and the next two. READ  

DFL votes for English goal line technology
GoalControl technology. Photo: DPA

DFL votes for English goal line technology

The Bundesliga will be implementing goal line technology starting next season, but the decision to use the UK-based Hawk-Eye system has left a German competitor "bitterly disappointed". READ  

Lufthansa vs Cockpit
Cockpit pilots flex their muscles again
Cancelled! Cancelled! Cancelled! Photo: DPA

Cockpit pilots flex their muscles again

A little more than a day after ending the last strike, Lufthansa pilots walked off the job again on Thursday in the 11th industrial action since their labour dispute began. READ  

Swift justice promised as Tugce buried
Pallbearers carry Tugce's coffin. Photo: DPA

Swift justice promised as Tugce buried

As hundreds gathered for the funeral of Tugce Albayrak, the student fatally beaten after intervening in a fight, prosecutors said they would act quickly against suspects. READ  

More Lufthansa strikes coming this week
This man represents all Lufthansa passengers this week. Photo: DPA

More Lufthansa strikes coming this week

Lufthansa is set to be hit by its 11th pilots' strike of the year from Thursday after a leading union called for another stoppage to long-haul and cargo flights. The 10th strike in the labour dispute ended on Tuesday at midnight. READ  

Lufthansa pilots' strike enters second day
Departure boards at Hanover airport on Monday. Photo: DPA

Lufthansa pilots' strike enters second day

Pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit is maintaining its strike through Tuesday, with almost all long-distance services cancelled. READ  

Two girls saved by Tugce A. come forward
People lay flowers at a memorial for student Tugce A.

Two girls saved by Tugce A. come forward

UPDATE: Police have found the two most important witnesses to the incident that led to Tugce A.'s deadly attack. The teenagers, aged 13 and 16, came forward on Monday. Tugce A. died on her 23rd birthday, two weeks after she stepped in to their aid, resulting in a deadly attack by their harassers. READ  

Student 'brain dead' after brutal beating
Memorials left for Tugce outside the restaurant where the attack occurred. Photo: DPA

Student 'brain dead' after brutal beating

A young woman who was so viciously beaten after she intervened in a fight that she fell into a coma is now brain-dead, doctors in Offenbach confirmed on Thursday. READ  

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