Calling himself a proponent of equal rights, the mayor of a small town in the Black Forest has designated special parking spaces in the municipal garage for men - because they're harder to get into.
The head of German insurance giant Allianz says a return to the Deutschmark would lead the country into a “deep depression.”
A German ex-rapper turned Islamist leader has fled the country in recent weeks to avoid an arrest warrant.
While a storm about her European policies rages around her, Chancellor Angela Merkel is sitting pretty on huge approval ratings, figures released this week showed. A full 66 percent of Germans are pleased with her work.
With school summer holidays fully underway in many German states, drivers on the motorways can expect to spend more time sitting in traffic this summer.
A quick-thinking German bus driver saved 27 schoolchildren from their burning bus – by opening one door for their escape rather than two. A through-draught could have accelerated the fire.