Shark kills German woman at Red Sea resort

Shark kills German woman at Red Sea resort

A shark mauled to death a German woman tourist snorkeling off Sharm el-Sheikh on Sunday, in the third shark attack in Egypt's popular Red Sea resort in a week, local officials said.

Accused leftist extremists fight extradition from France

Accused leftist extremists fight extradition from France

Two German suspected extremists will go to the European Court of Human Rights to fight extradition from France to Germany, their lawyer said on Saturday.

Wahl-O-Mat blackout in Saxony-Anhalt ahead of March election

Wahl-O-Mat blackout in Saxony-Anhalt ahead of March election

The computer programme Wahl-O-Mat which helps voters decide how to cast their ballot by comparing answers to a range of questions to the manifestoes of political parties will not be available to people in Saxony-Anhalt ahead of the March 20 state election.

Neo-Nazis march with burning torches through central Berlin

Neo-Nazis march with burning torches through central Berlin

People living in the Tiergarten area of Berlin were shocked on Friday night to see a group of neo-Nazis marching through the neighbourhood holding burning torches and singing fascist songs.

Bayern’s defeat by Schalke leave them trailing in Liga stakes

Bayern’s defeat by Schalke leave them trailing in Liga stakes

Bayern Munich's hopes of retaining their Bundesliga title suffered a major setback on Saturday when a 2-0 defeat at rivals Schalke 04 left them 14 points behind leaders Dortmund.

Revved up German jobs motor only idling in some areas

Revved up German jobs motor only idling in some areas

The German jobs motor is turbo-charged these days but stark regional differences point up the potential and pitfalls in Europe's biggest economy.

Wetten, dass? stopped after on-air accident

Wetten, dass? stopped after on-air accident

One of Germany’s biggest television shows, Wetten, dass? was ended early on Saturday night, before global stars including Take That and Justin Bieber could perform, after a candidate seriously injured himself in a stunt.