FARC had contacts with German leftists: report

FARC had contacts with German leftists: report

Left-wing Colombian FARC rebels had contacts with leftist groups in Germany, according to data on a laptop belonging to slain commander Raul Reyes, German magazine Der Spiegel reported on Sunday.

Deutsche Telekom admits to spying on employees

Deutsche Telekom admits to spying on employees

Former telecoms monopoly Deutsche Telekom over the weekend became the latest German firm to be rocked by revelations of spying on its employees.

German man killed in shoot-out with police

German man killed in shoot-out with police

A 53-year-old German man is dead after a shoot-out with police in Bayreuth on Sunday.

Most Germans believe in true love

Most Germans believe in true love

Germans are a romantic lot, according to a survey conducted by news magazine Focus released on Sunday. Some 69 percent of those polled said they believe in true love.

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Neo-Nazis attack African man in Viersen

An African man was assaulted on Saturday night in Viersen, in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, in what appears to have been a neo-Nazi racist attack.

Germany’s No Angels tank at Eurovision

Germany’s No Angels tank at Eurovision

Germany’s No Angels tanked in the final round of the 2008 Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday, taking 23rd place out of the 25 countries that participated.

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Monument to gay victims of the Nazis unveiled in Berlin

A monument with footage of two men kissing will be unveiled on Tuesday in Berlin in memory of the thousands of homosexuals persecuted, tortured and murdered by the Nazi regime between 1933 and 1945.