A married couple died after the seaplane they were in crashed in Hamburg's harbour on Saturday, the police said.
The German Police Union has warned of an increasingly violent extreme-left scene, which it claims is likely to start attacking politicians just as the now defunct Red Army Faction (RAF) did in the past.
The winner of the women’s 800 metre race at the IAAF Athletics World Championships in Berlin, nearly refused to step up and accept her medal after she was ordered to undergo a gender test.
The weather across Germany is expected to be warm and summery over the next few days.
Around 100 university professors across the country are under investigation for taking bribes in return for ‘helping’ students get doctorates, it has emerged.
The decision on the future of Opel, expected to be made on Friday evening, has again been postponed after managers at General Motors could not agree on which bid to accept for its troubled German unit.
One week before facing re-election as state premier of Thuringia, Dieter Althaus has reached a legal agreement to stop talking about the death of a woman he killed in a ski accident collision last winter.