Toddler attempts Saturday solo trip to kindergarten

Toddler attempts Saturday solo trip to kindergarten

A four-year-old in Cologne took it upon himself to leave his home on Saturday morning at 6 am and go alone to his kindergarten.

New suspect detained in neo-Nazi terror case

New suspect detained in neo-Nazi terror case

Police have arrested a man suspected of involvement in the far-right terror cell case that has shocked Germany. The man is a suspected accomplice of the trio of neo-Nazis thought to have carried out a string of racist killings.

Germany welcomes changes in Rome

Germany welcomes changes in Rome

Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that she is expecting the formation of a new Italian government to have a stabilizing effect on the eurozone.

Former Left head Lafontaine admits relationship

Former Left head Lafontaine admits relationship

The former head of the socialist Left Party Oskar Lafontaine has confirmed that he is in a relationship with Sahra Wagenknecht, a prominent representative of the left-wing of the party.

German carmakers plan hiring spree for 2012

German carmakers plan hiring spree for 2012

Leading German carmakers are planning to add more workers to the payroll next year. Big firms such as Porsche, BMW and Volkswagen say that they will be hiring thousands more workers in 2012.

Berlin has not ruled out Greek eurozone exit

Berlin has not ruled out Greek eurozone exit

Germany's government has worked out contingency plans in the event that Greece has to quit the eurozone, according to a report published in Der Spiegel magazine.