A rabbi in Bavaria who has been reported to the authorities on suspicion of committing bodily harm because he carries out circumcisions, says he will not stop.
Bao Bao, the oldest male captive panda bear in the world, and the last one in Germany, died on Wednesday aged 34 in Berlin. His was a tale of frustration for those who waited in vain for the patter of little paws.
The US is set to overtake China as champion investor in Germany, new figures show. Last year Chinese companies invested significantly more than American ones did, with those two nations leading Switzerland and France.
Consumer Minister Ilse Aigner has annoyed the rest of the cabinet by blocking the plans to make consumers help pay compensation to energy companies for lost income from wind park delays.
A man gave his baby girl to a hospital before killing his wife and their two other children – and some time afterwards committed suicide at their home near Berlin.
German scientists tackling the question on the lips of parents around the country – what exactly is in those gelatinous balls in the fashionable drink bubble tea – found traces of potentially carcinogenic chemicals.
Swedish furniture giant Ikea plans to build a whole housing and shopping district in Hamburg, it has admitted – and is on the hunt for a 50,000 square metre area of the north German city to develop.
German customs seized a $1.2 million violin from a professional musician and are demanding she pay almost $500,000 to get it back, reports said on Wednesday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will try to present a united front when they meet Thursday ahead of a fateful few weeks for Greece's eurozone future.
Workers on the underground network in the western city of Düsseldorf stopped work after digging up a 34-kilo woolly mammoth tusk more than 10,000 years old, city officials said on Tuesday.