Bikers invade Hamburg for Harley fest

Bikers invade Hamburg for Harley fest

Hamburg is filling up with a horde of bikers this weekend for the port city’s annual Harley Davidson festival – this year the great-grandson of the firm's legendary founder is even putting in an appearance.

US nuclear weapons in Germany considered insecure

US nuclear weapons in Germany considered insecure

American nuclear weapons in Europe, including at a base in Germany, are being stored in unsafe conditions, according to a report of the Federation of American Scientists.

Dresden might lose world heritage site status in July

Dresden might lose world heritage site status in July

Dresden could lose its coveted ranking as a world heritage site when the Unesco committee meets in Quebec next month.

Marburg makes solar power mandatory

Marburg makes solar power mandatory

The Hessian town of Marburg has decided to make the installation of solar panels compulsory on all new buildings, and any older ones which are renovated or altered.

Germans to investigate WWII massacre in France

Germans to investigate WWII massacre in France

A team of German investigators is preparing to head for the French village of Maille to try to shed light on a World War II massacre and possibly find the perpetrators.

Jubilant Turks to face Germany in semifinals

Jubilant Turks to face Germany in semifinals

Berlin and other big German cities had barely recovered from Thursday night celebrations when Germany got through the European Championship quarterfinals when the Turkish team did the same on Friday – after penalties – and the celebrations started all over again.