A good 40 percent of refugees won court cases they filed in response to the decision made on their asylum status in Germany last year. For those coming from Syria and Afghanistan, the figure stands at 60 percent.
If you find yourself primed to move to this country of seeming contradictions, there are a several questions you should ask yourself first.
Maybe it is in my blood, or maybe I’ve just been here for too long. But I’ve noticed myself picking up ever more German habits - and I’m not sure I’m happy about it.
Find out how a new dating app adds a personal twist that helps singles in the German capital connect.
An asylum seeker claiming to be from Afghanistan was Thursday sentenced to life in jail in Germany for the rape and murder of a student that stoked a public backlash against a mass influx of migrants.
Studies show that companies with women in senior management perform better than those without. Yet women are still much less likely to hold leadership positions than men. So, what gives?
"Even before the Anschluss, Austrians had the Nazi symbol hidden under their lapels," says Marko Feingold, the oldest living Austrian survivor of the Holocaust.
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Angela Merkel made some surprising admissions in the eagerly-awaited first speech of her new Chancellorship on Wednesday, including that her most famous soundbite is “unbelievably banal.”
Despite having a death rate higher than its birth rate, Germany has managed to grow by two million people in three years due to high levels of immigration, statistics released on Tuesday showed.
US President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminium risk escalating into a threat to the international trading system, a highly-regarded group of German economists said Wednesday.
An unauthorized mural was discovered in central Rome on Friday morning, showing political rivals Matteo Salvini and Luigi Di Maio locked in a passionate embrace.
Keen on exchanging your driving licence for a German one or learning how to drive in Germany? Reporter Shelley Pascual, who has been through the process, picks through the trickiest parts of the bureaucracy.
Whether you're "settled down" or still figuring out what you want to do with your life, these distinctly German words shed some light on life in your 30s.
From beer to light shows, here's how you can welcome in the spring this March.
Removed from their language and culture, many people who first arrive in Germany experience feelings of isolation. The Local has spoken to expats who have struggled with loneliness to find out how they overcame it.
Struggling to get your head around German bureaucracy? Here is a comprehensive guide to setting out on your own.
Over one in six students across the country now have a mental health illness, according to a new study.