Giving sausage a face

Giving sausage a face

A Berlin initiative is on a mission to revolutionise meat consumption. At Meine Kleine Farm, consumers can see a picture of the pig they're eating on the packaging. They can even choose which pig will be slaughtered to make their sausages.

Mystery Braunschweig donor strikes again

Mystery Braunschweig donor strikes again

An anonymous philanthropist has struck again in the northern German city of Braunschweig, leaving €10,000 at the doorstep of a hospice.

Frankfurt Airport strike resumes Sunday evening

Frankfurt Airport strike resumes Sunday evening

Germany’s busiest airport in Frankfurt faces another debilitating strike beginning Sunday evening and lasting until early Thursday morning, according to the airport workers union (GdF). Travellers will have to reckon with further cancellations and delays.

Interior minister: Greece should exit eurozone

Interior minister: Greece should exit eurozone

With German Chancellor Angela Merkel facing a parliamentary vote Monday on a second Greek bailout, her interior minister, Hans-Peter Friedrich came out over the weekend in favour of Greece leaving the eurozone.

Lagerfeld loves Merkel’s ‘beautiful blue eyes’

Lagerfeld loves Merkel’s ‘beautiful blue eyes’

Top German designer Karl Lagerfeld - notorious for making catty comments on the appearance of other celebrities - has gone relatively easy on Chancellor Angela Merkel, even complimenting her “beautiful blue eyes.”

WBA heavyweight Povetkin beats Huck

WBA heavyweight Povetkin beats Huck

Russia's Alexander Povetkin defended his WBA heavyweight title on Saturday night with a majority decision win over Germany's Marco Huck, who was making his debut in the division from cruiserweight.