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Property of the Week: May 22nd
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Property of the Week: May 22nd

Modern and sophisticated: This week’s property combines classic architecture with chic furnishings to create an elegant and luxurious living experience. READ  

Bayern fans bring club's earliest years to light
FC Bayern's first team in 1925, the year of the commemorative publication. Photo: Jewish Museum

Bayern fans bring club's earliest years to light

For decades the early history of FC Bayern München was forgotten, but FCB fans have re-discovered a book from 1925 documenting the club's founding moments. READ  

Police seize tiny lamb from Munich brothel
Photo: Polizei Bayern

Police seize tiny lamb from Munich brothel

Police in Munich raided a brothel after it was reported that a prostitute there possessed contraband. During their search they found marijuana, other narcotics... and a three-week-old lamb. READ  

Bavaria crowns beer queen for key year
Marlene Speck. Photo: DPA

Bavaria crowns beer queen for key year

The Bavarian Brewers Association have just elected the Bierkönigin (Beer Queen) for 2015/2016, a much coveted title in Germany's home of beer. READ  

Govt turns to Dark Side to enforce bike safety
"The tarmac is not as forgiving as I am". Photo: DPA/Federal Transport Ministry

Govt turns to Dark Side to enforce bike safety

Darth Vader may have rattled his last breath more than thirty years ago, but that hasn't stopped the German government from enlisting him to connect with kids on bicycle safety. READ  

Painting from Nazi hoard returned to owner
A photo of the returned Matisse painting is displayed on a screen. Photo: DPA

Painting from Nazi hoard returned to owner

A painting by French artist Henri Matisse has been returned to the heirs of the people it was stolen from by the Nazis, after it spent decades in an art dealer's private hoard. READ  

Prowling wolf reaches outskirts of Munich
The wolf came from east Germany or Poland. Photo: DPA

Prowling wolf reaches outskirts of Munich

DNA tests on the carcasses of lambs reveal that a wolf has been hunting around the forests east of Munich. Local authorities don't believe the animal poses a threat to humans. READ  

Barca dash Bayern Champs League hopes
Manager Pep Guardiola with Bastian Schweinsteiger and Mario Götze. Photo: DPA

Barca dash Bayern Champs League hopes

Neymar struck twice as Barcelona reached the Champions League final by beating Bayern Munich 5-3 on aggregate in their semi-final despite losing Tuesday's second-leg 3-2 at the Allianz Arena. READ  

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FC Bayern's six steps to beat Barca
Are you listening Pep? Photo: DPA

FC Bayern's six steps to beat Barca

Just how do you go about beating Catalonian giants Barcelona, arguably the best team in Europe, by four clear goals? This is the mammoth task facing FC Bayern München, who have one last chance to save their season. READ  

Carpenter threatens G7 from beyond grave
G7 leaders will meet in June at Schloss Elmau in southern Bavaria. Photo: DPA

Carpenter threatens G7 from beyond grave

A man from northern Bavaria hired to work on preparations for next month's G7 meeting of world leaders sent a posthumous letter threatening a poison attack on their hotel. READ  

Vegetarian flips out at smell of meat on train
The vegetarian was so incensed he pulled a knife on the meat eaters. Photo:DPA

Vegetarian flips out at smell of meat on train

A vegetarian on a train headed from Traunstein to Munich went berserk on Sunday, threatening fellow passengers with a knife when he smelt meat wafting from their table. READ  

Rumours growing over Guardiola Bayern exit
Pep Guardiola: will he be Bayern manager next season? Photo: DPA

Rumours growing over Guardiola Bayern exit

As FC Bayern Munich prepare for the unlikely task of overturning a 3-0 lead against Barcelona on Tuesday night in the Champions League, rumours regarding manager Pep Guardiola's future are swirling around the club. READ  

Landlord 'right' to expel tenant over insults

Landlord 'right' to expel tenant over insults

A court in Munich has decided that a landlord acted within the law when he threw out his tenants over a barrage of insults. READ  

Siemens to cut 4,500 jobs worldwide
Photo: DPA

Siemens to cut 4,500 jobs worldwide

German engineering giant Siemens said on Thursday that it would slash an additional 4,500 jobs worldwide, on top of 7,400 cuts previously announced as part of an ongoing restructuring plan. READ  

Champions League
Pep returns home for Champions League clash
The eyes of the world on the former Barca coach. Photo: DPA

Pep returns home for Champions League clash

FC Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is preparing for his grand homecoming on Wednesday, as the newly crowned German champions travel to Barcelona for a Champions League semi final. READ  

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