Mountain biker missing for four days found alive

Mountain biker missing for four days found alive

A mountain biker from the small town of Schwiegershausen in Lower Saxony, who lay injured in woods for four nights, was found alive by police on Saturday.

Germany to break climate aid promises

Germany to break climate aid promises

Germany will not deliver the financial aid to help developing countries deal with climate change it promised at the Copenhagen climate summit last December, media reports say.

Union ramps up pressure on auto industry

Union ramps up pressure on auto industry

The quick recovery in Germany's car industry has inspired the country's biggest metal-worker's union IG Metall to put more pressure on company managers.

Merkel claims harmony at G8 summit

Merkel claims harmony at G8 summit

Summit talks between G8 leaders reached "a lot of mutual understanding" on how to sustain the global economy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday.

Minister demands Apple transparency

Minister demands Apple transparency

German Justice Minister Sabine Leutheusser-Schnarrenberger has called on IT giant Apple to make clear what personal data it is keeping about its customers, for how long, and what for.

Merkel and Cameron to watch big match together

Merkel and Cameron to watch big match together

The leaders of Britain and Germany may put aside historic rivalries and watch the crunch World Cup football match between England and Germany together at a G8 summit in Toronto, Canada, they said Friday.