Government crafting economic rescue plan

Government crafting economic rescue plan

The German government is putting together a €30 billion economic stimulus plan as the economy worsens, according to press reports published on Sunday.

Every fifth Frau would bed Barack

Every fifth Frau would bed Barack

Americans vote on Tuesday, but German women have already decided: a new survey says 22 percent would have an affair with Barack Obama. Only 2 percent would sleep with rival John McCain.

Former Chancellor Helmut Schmidt to release Bach CD

Former Chancellor Helmut Schmidt to release Bach CD

Germany’s oldest living chancellor is also a talented musician. Next week he will release a CD of Johann Sebastian Bach recordings, Bild am Sonntag reported on Sunday.

Bayern and Hoffenheim win big

Bayern and Hoffenheim win big

A superb piece of finishing by French star Franck Ribery led to Bayern Munich's 3-1 win over ten-man Arminia Bielefeld to put the German giants third, while Hoffenheim regained top spot on Saturday.

Deutsche Bahn ICE woes to last longer than expected

Deutsche Bahn ICE woes to last longer than expected

Customers hoping to see fewer crowded Deutsche Bahn trains will have to wait until February 2009 when full service is restored on its high speed lines.