Germany’s weather will offer nearly everything over the next week – apart from the expected ‘Eisheiligen’ or icy days which supposedly herald the real start of summer.
Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes has insisted the defending Bundesliga champions must focus on their three remaining games individually, after the title race was blown wide open on Saturday.
The general election in September, expected to change a government widely regarded as stuck in an unproductive rut, could produce more of the same – after the two smaller parties this weekend ruled out any three-way grouping.
A top German pharmacologist says stockpiling anti-viral drug Tamiflu against a possible swine flu pandemic could be a waste of money because there is little evidence that it really works.
Several thousand people turned up in Cologne to protest racism and xenophobia at a far-right extremist rally in the city on Saturday.
Passengers on a plane were hurled from their seats and 14 people injured when their flight from Munich to Lisbon hit a patch of severe turbulence over the Alps on Saturday evening.