Neureuther takes World Cup slalom victory to banish bad run of luck

Neureuther takes World Cup slalom victory to banish bad run of luck

Felix Neureuther has chalked up the second slalom world cup victory of his career at his home of Garmisch-Patenkirchen on Saturday – the same spot where his father took the title 36 years ago.

Platzeck’s Brandenburg chancellery infiltrated by Russian spies

Platzeck’s Brandenburg chancellery infiltrated by Russian spies

The chancellery of Brandenburg Premier Matthias Platzeck has been infiltrated by spies working for the Russians, according to a magazine report.

Westerwelle’s ministry colleague also under fire over foreign trips

Westerwelle’s ministry colleague also under fire over foreign trips

The controversy surrounding Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle’s travel companions on official overseas trips has widened to include a close colleague at the ministry.

Pope helped priest accused of child abuse

Pope helped priest accused of child abuse

The Pope has become embroiled in Germany's Catholic child sex abuse scandal after his former diocese confirmed he approved a decision to give church accommodation to a priest accused of forcing an 11-year-old boy to perform oral sex.

Police arrest one in poker heist investigation

Police arrest one in poker heist investigation

Police in Berlin hunting for a gang who robbed a high-stakes poker tournament in front of rolling cameras have made an arrest and raided several addresses in the capital.

Lena to sing for Germany at Eurovision contest

Lena to sing for Germany at Eurovision contest

Germany will be represented at the Eurovision Song Contest by Lena Meyer-Landrut, the slightly rockier of the two 18-year-old girls who made it through to the final.