The surprising places around the world where German is still spoken
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The surprising places around the world where German is still spoken

Many people wouldn’t expect to hear German spoken outside of central Europe. Yet today it is preserved, in its own dialect, in communities stretching from Texas to Namibia.

Mexico stun Germany in die Mannschaft’s first World Cup game

Mexico stun Germany in die Mannschaft’s first World Cup game

12 Zika virus cases registered in Germany in a month

12 Zika virus cases registered in Germany in a month

Merkel praises Brazil’s drive to save rainforest

Merkel praises Brazil’s drive to save rainforest

German macaws go forth and multiply in Brazil

German macaws go forth and multiply in Brazil

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Handball! Neuer blows whistle on wax double

German Fifa exec: ‘Qatar won’t host World Cup’

German Fifa exec: ‘Qatar won’t host World Cup’

Argentina dish out friendly revenge

Argentina dish out friendly revenge

Löw to remain Germany coach to 2016

Löw to remain Germany coach to 2016

Yoga helped Jogi’s boys bring World Cup home

Yoga helped Jogi’s boys bring World Cup home

Germany’s World Cup winners party in Berlin

Germany’s World Cup winners party in Berlin

Germany basks in World Cup glory

Germany basks in World Cup glory

‘It’s true!’ Germany wakes as World Champions

‘It’s true!’ Germany wakes as World Champions

Argentina fans in Berlin: ‘We were just unlucky’

Argentina fans in Berlin: ‘We were just unlucky’

Germany beat Argentina 1:0 to win World Cup

Germany beat Argentina 1:0 to win World Cup

Brazilians back Germany against Argentina

Brazilians back Germany against Argentina

Germany vs. Argentina pre-match live blog

Germany vs. Argentina pre-match live blog

Germans ready to make history – Löw

Germans ready to make history – Löw

Germany vs. Argentina: Who does history favour?

Germany vs. Argentina: Who does history favour?

Klose to turn ‘party animal’ if Germany win

Klose to turn ‘party animal’ if Germany win

Berlin chosen to host World Cup victory parade

Berlin chosen to host World Cup victory parade

Löw relishes Argentina clash in World Cup final

Löw relishes Argentina clash in World Cup final

Seven greatest German sporting triumphs

Seven greatest German sporting triumphs

Victory smashes sporting and media records

Victory smashes sporting and media records

International reaction: ‘Humiliated and humbled’

International reaction: ‘Humiliated and humbled’

Focused Germans want title after Brazil rout

Focused Germans want title after Brazil rout

Stunned, euphoric Germany hurtle to final

Stunned, euphoric Germany hurtle to final

Germany thrash Brazil in World Cup semi-final

Germany thrash Brazil in World Cup semi-final

Outdoor screenings dampened by storms

Outdoor screenings dampened by storms

Brazil vs. Germany: Nine things to know

Brazil vs. Germany: Nine things to know

Germans ready to make history in Brazil

Germans ready to make history in Brazil

LIVE BLOG: Germany beat France 1-0

LIVE BLOG: Germany beat France 1-0

Müller: That was only the first match

Müller: That was only the first match

Germany seek to keep stranglehold on Portugal

Germany seek to keep stranglehold on Portugal

Adidas pulls ‘sex trade’ World Cup T-shirts

Adidas pulls ‘sex trade’ World Cup T-shirts

Löw worries over injured stars ahead of World Cup

Löw worries over injured stars ahead of World Cup

Germany to build own World Cup camp

Germany to build own World Cup camp

Audi sets sights on car production in Brazil

Audi sets sights on car production in Brazil

Brazil to buy German anti-aircraft tanks

Brazil to buy German anti-aircraft tanks

Beckenbauer wants stinky boots for Brazil

Beckenbauer wants stinky boots for Brazil

Rio gives Carnival a Teutonic touch

Rio gives Carnival a Teutonic touch

Germany to guarantee Brazilian nuclear plans

Germany to guarantee Brazilian nuclear plans

Footballers power past team Brazil

Footballers power past team Brazil

Swedish queen’s probe shows father was hero, not Nazi

Swedish queen’s probe shows father was hero, not Nazi

Wulff cancels ThyssenKrupp trip after hearing of job losses

Wulff cancels ThyssenKrupp trip after hearing of job losses

Brazil irked by illegal trash from Hamburg

Brazil irked by illegal trash from Hamburg

Germany clashes with Brazil on Iran sanctions

Germany clashes with Brazil on Iran sanctions

VW recalls thousands of vehicles in Brazil

VW recalls thousands of vehicles in Brazil

Merkel ‘stunned’ by Air France crash

Merkel ‘stunned’ by Air France crash

Refugee swimmer eyes Rio Olympics from Berlin

Refugee swimmer eyes Rio Olympics from Berlin

Merkel expecting major climate change effort at Copenhagen talks

Merkel expecting major climate change effort at Copenhagen talks