Tacheles demonstrations to continue at least once a week

Tacheles demonstrations to continue at least once a week

Demonstrations to try to save the art and culture house Tacheles in central Berlin will continue at least every week, the group of artists fighting to keep it running, have said.

‘Playboy’ Gunter Sachs kills himself at 78

‘Playboy’ Gunter Sachs kills himself at 78

Photographer and German society legend Gunter Sachs is dead, having shot himself, Swiss police confirmed on Sunday.

Garmisch votes on hosting 2018 Olympics

Garmisch votes on hosting 2018 Olympics

A referendum was held on Sunday in the Bavarian town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen on whether the Winter Olympics should be held there in 2018.

German families still function as important social glue

German families still function as important social glue

Nearly two thirds of German parents whose children are grown up are regularly visited by their offspring, with nearly half getting help with the house or garden.

Islamist preacher ditches prayer for bin Laden

Islamist preacher ditches prayer for bin Laden

The radical Islamist preacher Pierre Vogel stepped back from plans to pray for Osama bin Laden at a rally in Frankfurt on Saturday evening.

Bayern Munich secures St Pauli relegation

Bayern Munich secures St Pauli relegation

Bayern Munich secured Champions League qualification after an 8-1 goal-fest at St Pauli ensured they will finish at least third in the Bundesliga – and that their Hamburg hosts will be relegated.