Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for other European countries follow Germany's lead and ensure arrivals from badly affected 'Delta variant areas' complete a mandatory quarantine.
Applying to universities can be a nerve-wracking experience. In competitive field, what’s the best way to stand out? The Local looks at how making an unconventional application – and using digital media to present your authentic self – could secure your place at a top university or business school.
You might think it was just the pandemic that cleared the dance floors in Germany, but people have had to get used to controls on their freedom to dance since well before the crisis hit.
On Friday, Berlin is reopening more of public life earlier than planned due to falling Covid numbers. Here's a look at the plans and what you can expect in the coming weeks.
Both new mums and dads in Germany can take advantage of a generous parental leave policy. Here’s what you need to know, including the unique way leave can be split up, how it applies to freelancers, and where the Bundesrepublik stands in comparison to other countries.
Angela Merkel's conservatives were heaving a sigh of relief on Monday after a convincing win in the last regional vote before a general election that also exposed the weaknesses of the Green party, their main rival at the national level.
Britons who were legally living in Germany before the end of the transition period are being urged to apply for a residence document before June 30th. We look at what happens if people miss the deadline.
German career advisor Chris Pyak uses a personal anecdote to explain how to make the right "sales pitch" to German employers, and built trust by doing so.
We break down the words you need to know when starting your studies in Germany, whether it's your first day or you're well into the semester.
Many parts of Germany have been blessed with seemingly unending clear skies over the last few weeks. This useful German phrase wards you off getting too comfortable with this kind of weather.
Thinking of making the big move across the pond to Deutschland? From getting a work visa to the differences in work culture, here’s our comprehensive guide to the basics you’ll need to know.
Austria’s Leoben Justice Centre, located in the southeastern state of Styria, consistently ranks as one of the best prisons in the world.