KaDeWe jewellery heist remains a mystery

KaDeWe jewellery heist remains a mystery

Fifty-six clues, but no leads. One week after a spectacular jewellery robbery in Germany’s most famous department store, the KaDeWe in Berlin, the police are still in the dark, authorities said Sunday.

Car industry senses boost

Car industry senses boost

The German car industry is already feeling the first positive effects of an environmental bonus brought in at the beginning of the year, German auto industry association VDA said on Sunday.

Gabriel blames conservatives for failure of environmental rulebook

Gabriel blames conservatives for failure of environmental rulebook

Environment Minister Sigmar Gabriel of the Social Democrats (SPD) launched an angry broadside against coalition partners Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and its Bavaria CSU allies on Sunday for blocking the long-planned environmental rulebook in this legislative period.

Hoffenheim back on top

Hoffenheim back on top

Hoffenheim went back to the top of the Bundesliga on Saturday with a 2-0 win over Energie Cottbus to prove they can cope without injured striker Vedad Ibisevic.

Huge police force breaks up illegal neo-Nazi concert

Huge police force breaks up illegal neo-Nazi concert

Police broke up a large right-wing concert attended by several hundred extremists near the small town of Brandenburg an der Havel early on Sunday morning.

Rail unions tell Deutsche Bahn to explain spy scandal

Rail unions tell Deutsche Bahn to explain spy scandal

Two of Germany's biggest railway unions demanded more explanations from the state-owned rail operator Deutsche Bahn on Saturday to explain why it spied on more than half its workers between 2002 and 2003.