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Birthday cake saves German driver in crash

A German driver walked away from a car wreck unhurt after finding a soft landing in her own homemade birthday cake, police said on Friday.

What does Tibet mean to us?

What does Tibet mean to us?

Germany's government and citizens must actively put more pressure on China to stop its aggressive crackdown on protests in Tibet, writes Klemens Ludwig from the Tibet Initiative Deutschland.

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German far-left reports success in west

Most of some 7,500 new recruits to the hard-line socialist Left Party in Germany last year came from states in the former West Germany, party leaders told news agency DPA this week.

Germany demands transparency in Tibet

Germany demands transparency in Tibet

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier is calling on the Chinese government to raise the media blackout in Tibet, mass-circulation newspaper Bild reported ahead of its Saturday edition.

Jewish group sues Google over Nazi YouTube content

Jewish group sues Google over Nazi YouTube content

The German Jewish Council is seeking a court order to force Google and YouTube to remove neo-Nazi and anti-Semitic content from the web.

Report: T-Mobile cyclists ‘probably’ doped

Report: T-Mobile cyclists ‘probably’ doped

Cyclists in the now defunct Team T-Mobile "probably" took doping products under the supervision of German university doctors, according to an independent report published on Thursday.