Man injured in trash truck crush

Man injured in trash truck crush

An unidentified man suffered serious injuries on Saturday after being crushed in the back of rubbish truck in the German city of Kassel.

Ecclestone’s F1 banker blackmail claim bolstered

Ecclestone’s F1 banker blackmail claim bolstered

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone's allegation that he was blackmailed into paying a German banker millions of dollars for the commercial rights of the sport have been backed by a former colleague of the banker.

Cold front blankets Brocken in snow

Cold front blankets Brocken in snow

The Brocken, the highest point in northern Germany, was covered in four centimetres of snow on Saturday after a cold front caused temperatures to plunge across the country.

World Bank boss attacks Berlin over euro crisis

World Bank boss attacks Berlin over euro crisis

Robert Zoellick, the head of the World Bank, on Saturday decried Germany’s lack of leadership during Europe’s sovereign debt crisis.

Air traffic controller strike looms

Air traffic controller strike looms

A possible strike by air traffic controllers could ground flights in Germany next week, after negotiations failed to end an ongoing labour dispute.

Germany down Turkey in Euro qualifier

Germany down Turkey in Euro qualifier

Germany earned their ninth consecutive win in Euro 2012 qualifiers on Friday night in a commanding 3-1 victory over Turkey in Istanbul.