Spain won its first trophy in 44 years on Sunday as they beat three-time European champions Germany 1-0 in the Euro 2008 final.
Chanting "Deutschland, Deutschland!" and still hours from kickoff, throngs of flag-waving German football fans were warming up on Sunday for the grand finale of Euro 2008 of Germany versus Spain.
Lisbon police said on Sunday they have arrested a German man, wanted in Germany on suspicion of paedophilia.
Cheap rents and accessibility to both Poland and Germany has attracted a large influx of Poles in German border towns boosting the local economy.
Germany's conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) wants to step up its efforts to overhaul the former communist half of the country.
In order to attract the best candidates they find, Germany´s Special Forces Command (KSK) will start spending up to €1 million a year in cash bonuses.
Police in the German state of Bavaria arrested around 50 opponents of genetically manipulated crops on Sunday morning after they destroyed a GM corn field near Kitzingen.
Half of all Germans are in favour of digital fingerprints for their new identity cards, according to a survey by weekly newsmagazine Focus.