Puma reveals plans for compostable sports clothes

Puma reveals plans for compostable sports clothes

German sports clothing manufacturer Puma is developing biodegradable products, the company’s CEO has revealed. The sports clothes can be recycled or thrown on a compost heap.

Protestors form human chain against banks’ power

Protestors form human chain against banks’ power

Thousands of demonstrators in Berlin and Frankfurt gathered on Saturday to protest against the continuing power of the banks. In the capital, protesters assembled to form a human chain.

Investigation widens into neo-Nazi terror trio

Investigation widens into neo-Nazi terror trio

Investigators believe a suspected far right terror cell allegedly involved in a German policewoman's killing may be linked to other unsolved crimes with anti-Semitic or racist motives.

Discount undertakers hide real funeral costs

Discount undertakers hide real funeral costs

Unscrupulous discount undertakers are increasingly taking advantage of grieving relatives. Those mourning their loved ones are being deliberately conned with special offers that entail hidden costs.

Germans will be better against Holland, insists Löw

Germans will be better against Holland, insists Löw

Germany coach Joachim Löw has insisted his side will be better for Tuesday's friendly against World Cup finalists the Netherlands after his team laboured to a 3-3 draw with Ukraine in Kiev.

CDU at loggerheads over minimum wage

CDU at loggerheads over minimum wage

A spat over whether Germany needs a minimum wage is likely to dominate the ruling Christian Democrats’ party conference on Monday. While many are pushing for a general minimum wage across all sectors, Chancellor Angela Merkel disagrees.