Retiree makes emergency call for more toilet paper

Retiree makes emergency call for more toilet paper

A Bochum woman in here nineties called emergency services this weekend regarding a delicate matter – she was out of toilet paper, police reported.

German referee bribe suspicion emerges in match-fixing scandal

German referee bribe suspicion emerges in match-fixing scandal

Football match-fixing ring uncovered

Football match-fixing ring uncovered

German pensioner loses €20k in cash after leaving it on car roof

German pensioner loses €20k in cash after leaving it on car roof

Armed man barricades himself in petrol station in Bochum

Armed man barricades himself in petrol station in Bochum

Bochum police take heat for keeping brutal rape by serial offender secret

Bochum police take heat for keeping brutal rape by serial offender secret

Three men on trial for sexually assaulting six-year-old girl 135 times

Three men on trial for sexually assaulting six-year-old girl 135 times

Bochum hopes to be Germany’s ‘fastest city’ for internet

Bochum hopes to be Germany’s ‘fastest city’ for internet

Suspect arrested for sex attacks on Chinese students in west Germany

Suspect arrested for sex attacks on Chinese students in west Germany

Fire at major Ruhr area hospital kills at least two

Fire at major Ruhr area hospital kills at least two

Not your average student digs: ‘amazing’ plastic bubble

Not your average student digs: ‘amazing’ plastic bubble

Thugs’ ‘dream cop’ in court for not investigating 100 cases

Thugs’ ‘dream cop’ in court for not investigating 100 cases

Opel closes flagship Bochum factory

Opel closes flagship Bochum factory

Four sentenced over al-Qaeda bomb plot

Four sentenced over al-Qaeda bomb plot

Slot machine saves gambler from prison

Slot machine saves gambler from prison

General Motors to invest €4 billion in Opel

General Motors to invest €4 billion in Opel

Opel to end Bochum car production in 2014

Opel to end Bochum car production in 2014

Opel could shut Bochum plant two years early

Opel could shut Bochum plant two years early

Bochum Opel plant set to close after 2016

Bochum Opel plant set to close after 2016

Banana skin slip stops steak knife stabbing

Banana skin slip stops steak knife stabbing

Turkish PM cancels visit, protests due without him

Turkish PM cancels visit, protests due without him

Manhunt after second Bochum prisoner flees

Manhunt after second Bochum prisoner flees

Criminal found in attic after dramatic jail break

Criminal found in attic after dramatic jail break

Opel reportedly to cut 1,200 jobs in Bochum

Opel reportedly to cut 1,200 jobs in Bochum

Police face outbreak of spring fever in randy Ruhr Valley

Police face outbreak of spring fever in randy Ruhr Valley

End-of-season football riots break out

End-of-season football riots break out

Drunk driver cruises into metro tunnel

Drunk driver cruises into metro tunnel

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Bochum man demands mercy killing over false cancer diagnosis

Mouse stops traffic in Bochum

Mouse stops traffic in Bochum

Tax men raid more millionaire homes

Tax men raid more millionaire homes

Nokia offers €30 million to appease Bochum

Nokia offers €30 million to appease Bochum

BlackBerry maker to open research facility in Germany

BlackBerry maker to open research facility in Germany

Bochum employees pleased with Nokia severance

Bochum employees pleased with Nokia severance

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State demands Nokia return €41 million

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15,000 protest Nokia

Autobahn closed after man tries to kill wife during journey

Autobahn closed after man tries to kill wife during journey