Germany condemns deadly Pakistan attack

Germany condemns deadly Pakistan attack

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday strongly condemned the suicide bombing in Pakistan that killed more than 50 people and injured seven Germans.

Reporter meets one of ‘Germany’s dumbest bankers’

Reporter meets one of ‘Germany’s dumbest bankers’

With Germans wondering how employees at the KfW bank came to sink over €300 million ($500 million) into Lehman Brothers just hours before the Wall Street firm collapsed, one paper has gone straight to the source.

Baader-Meinhof epic takes on RAF’s ‘terrorist chic’

Baader-Meinhof epic takes on RAF’s ‘terrorist chic’

A German film taking a new look at the bloody legacy of the Baader Meinhof Gang will open this week, aiming to blot out the "terrorist chic" image of the 1970s urban guerrilla outfit.

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German kidnapped in northern Somalia

A German national and his Somali wife were kidnapped by gunmen in the northern Somali breakaway state of Puntland, according to local officials.

Bavaria’s first lady sparks ‘dirndl-gate’

Bavaria’s first lady sparks ‘dirndl-gate’

There's no dress code at Oktoberfest, but the pressure for women to make a fashion statement via their choice of dirndl is great. One prominent female visitor though, has spawned “dirndl-gate” by rejecting the garment in favour of a more modest jacket.