Grass hits back at anti-Semitism charge

Grass hits back at anti-Semitism charge

German Nobel literature laureate Günter Grass hit back Thursday at what he called a "campaign" by critics of his poem accusing Israel of plotting Iran's annihilation and threatening world peace.

Teacher admits to sex with 14-year-old girl

Teacher admits to sex with 14-year-old girl

A German teacher was charged with 12 charges of abuse after admitting on Thursday he had a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old pupil over several months.

Pied petrol-pipers of Hamelin strike

Pied petrol-pipers of Hamelin strike

Fuel theft has risen in Germany as the country experiences its highest ever petrol and diesel prices, several police forces reported Friday. One large fuel booty was spirited away in the fairytale town of Hamelin.

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

Designer of iconic Porsche 911 dies

The designer of Porsche's classic 911 sportscar, Ferdinand Alexander Porsche, died Thursday at the age of 76 in the Austrian city of Salzburg, the German company said.

Dentist identifies robber by his teeth

Dentist identifies robber by his teeth

A dentist whose finger was cut off by two thieves when they robbed his practise has provided police with a clear picture - of one of his attackers' teeth.

Berlin to get spectacular new Wall panorama

Berlin to get spectacular new Wall panorama

Berlin is to get a new tourist attraction, near Checkpoint Charlie – a 360-degree panorama of the city when it was divided, painted by artist Yadegar Asisi. Check out our picture gallery of the panorama specialist's spectacular work.