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Steinmeier: Don’t let Holocaust memories fade

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier warned against allowing memories of the Holocaust to fade.

German clubs target UEFA Cup quarterfinals

German clubs target UEFA Cup quarterfinals

Bayern Munich will be among a trio of German teams targeting quarterfinal berths in UEFA Cup second round ties midweek, as the hopes of England's three contenders are in the balance.

Number of German residents with foreign roots rising

Number of German residents with foreign roots rising

The number of people with foreign roots living in Germany is increasing, the Federal Statistics Office said on Tuesday.

Jewish leader calls German railway boss a ‘Nazi’

Jewish leader calls German railway boss a ‘Nazi’

Germany's national railway operator Deutsche Bahn threatened on Tuesday to sue a Jewish community leader for calling its chief executive Hartmut Mehdorn a "Nazi" who would have enthusiastically taken part in the Holocaust.

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Israel: Merkel allowed to give Knesset speech in German

Despite opposition from Israeli politicians, German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be allowed to address the Israeli parliament in German.

Exploring Munich for Gastro Goodies

Exploring Munich for Gastro Goodies

Looking to pep up your Easter spread with fresh parsnips or prosciutto? Celeste Sunderland proves Bavarian cuisine isn’t limited to Weißwurst and Leberkäs by exploring Munich’s Viktualienmarkt.

US and Germany to share data in terrorism fight

US and Germany to share data in terrorism fight

The United States and Germany are planning to increase cooperation in order to fight terrorism and crime. Officials from both countries met in Berlin on Tuesday to sign off on an official agreement to share data.

Storm ‘Kirsten’ set to hit Germany

Storm ‘Kirsten’ set to hit Germany

The windy storm that's been hammering Great Britain for the last two days is on its way to northwestern Germany. The country has barely had time to recover from low-pressure storm "Emma," which killed several people and caused significant property damage less than two weeks ago.

Gridlocked Berlin faces protracted transit strike

Gridlocked Berlin faces protracted transit strike

Commuters in Berlin could be in for a few tough weeks, as Germany’s capital faces a protracted and increasingly ugly transit strike.

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Strike over for German textile workers

After days of warning strikes, the western German textile industry announced early Tuesday morning in Gladbeck that it has achieved a new wage contract with employers.

Top Iran reformist attacked for German embassy meeting

Top Iran reformist attacked for German embassy meeting

The brother of Iran’s former reformist president Mohammad Khatami came under fire from hardliners on Tuesday for meeting the German ambassador on the eve of the latest UN sanctions against Tehran.

EADS profits down while shareholders get paid

EADS profits down while shareholders get paid

European aircraft manufacturer EADS has reported decreasing sales and profits for 2007. But shareholders will get additional dividends in return for their loyalty.