Germany beat Denmark to reach Euro quarters

Germany beat Denmark to reach Euro quarters

Germany advanced to the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 on Sunday as defender Lars Bender scored his first international goal to seal their 2-1 win over Denmark which put the Danes out.

Surprise for historians raising WWII plane

Surprise for historians raising WWII plane

Experts painstakingly raising a World War II aircraft from the seabed off the island of Rügen in the Baltic Sea have said the plane is much bigger than they initially thought.

Germany in €10-billion tank deal with Saudis

Germany in €10-billion tank deal with Saudis

Saudi Arabia wants to buy 600-800 Leopard battle tanks from Germany, more than twice as many as originally planned, the Sunday newspaper Bild am Sonntag reported, quoting government sources.

Forest boy ‘was in adolescent crisis’

Forest boy ‘was in adolescent crisis’

More details emerged on Sunday about the life of Robin van Helsum, previously known as “forest boy Ray.” The troubled Dutch 20-year-old was reportedly a cannabis smoker who was unsure which way his life was going.

Neo-Nazi ‘aided Munich Olympics massacre’

Neo-Nazi ‘aided Munich Olympics massacre’

A German neo-Nazi helped the Black September Palestinian terrorists who kidnapped and murdered Israeli athletes during the Olympic Games in Munich in 1972, according to a news report.

Supermarket scores with nudist gimmick

Supermarket scores with nudist gimmick

A supermarket on the German-Danish border was stormed by a horde of naked shoppers on Saturday after offering free groceries to the first hundred punters willing to get their kit off.

Danes need ‘luck and graft’ against Germans

Danes need ‘luck and graft’ against Germans

Denmark coach Morten Olsen insists his side need just a little luck and lots of hard work to beat Germany in Sunday's Euro 2012 clash to book their place in the quarter-finals.