CSU pushes for more tax reductions to spur growth

CSU pushes for more tax reductions to spur growth

The centre-right sister party of the Christian Democrats (CDU), the Christian Social Union (CSU) has cemented its reputation as the CDU’s right-wing economic guard-dog by calling for further tax reductions in a new tax model presented on Saturday.

500 protest neo-Nazi NPD party conference in Berlin

500 protest neo-Nazi NPD party conference in Berlin

An estimated 500 people took part in a mainly peaceful demonstration in Berlin on Saturday against the far-right NPD's party conference, police reported.

Merkel snubbed by Berlusconi

Merkel snubbed by Berlusconi

Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel was snubbed by Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi on Saturday when he continued a mobile phone call instead of greeting Merkel and posing for a group photo with NATO's other 27 leaders on a bridge spanning the Rhine river.

The best of Berlin in April

The best of Berlin in April

This month Exberliner, Berlin's leading English-language magazine, picks the best places to meet real-live bloggers, pick up a bitchin' Deutsche Bahn bike and spot quirky public art from Danish artist Nike.

11 million German jobs vulnerable to outsourcing

11 million German jobs vulnerable to outsourcing

A new study released on Saturday suggests that over 11 million German jobs could be moved abroad, more than twice as many as in comparable countries like Switzerland and the United States.

US to expel alleged Nazi death camp guard

US to expel alleged Nazi death camp guard

The United States has begun moves to expel an 84-year-old man alleged to have been a top guard in several Nazi concentration camps in Germany, the US Justice Department said Friday.

Germans eat three more eggs for Easter

Germans eat three more eggs for Easter

Germany was hit by eggs-traordinary news on Saturday morning as it was revealed that they consume an average of three more eggs per person in the Easter month.