Huge anti-nuclear protests hit the streets

Huge anti-nuclear protests hit the streets

More than 200,000 people took to the streets around Germany Saturday to protest against nuclear power, upping the pressure on Chancellor Angela Merkel on the eve of a critical state election.

Summer time begins amid safety warnings

Summer time begins amid safety warnings

The clocks will be moved forward an hour on Saturday night to mark the beginning of daylight saving time. Drivers are being warned to expect a higher chance of wildlife accidents on country roads.

Sunny days to resume next week

Sunny days to resume next week

The rainy cold front that is sweeping Germany this weekend is expected to yield to warmer, sunnier weather as next week begins, according to the latest report from the German Weather Service (DWD).

Modern art stolen from Deutsche Bank

Modern art stolen from Deutsche Bank

Art thieves stole two pictures by German modern artist Joseph Beuys from the art collection of Deutsche Bank, the police reported Saturday.

De Maizière makes first trip to Afghanistan

De Maizière makes first trip to Afghanistan

Defence Minister Thomas de Maizière visited German soldiers in Afghanistan on Saturday for the first time since he took office a few weeks ago.

Most Germans support Libyan abstention

Most Germans support Libyan abstention

A majority of Germans support their government's decision not to take part in the military action against Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi, a survey revealed Saturday.