Controversial child care cash falters at launch

Controversial child care cash falters at launch

After over a year of bitter controversy, new childcare rules will come into force on Thursday guaranteeing day care for every child aged one to three - and paying cash to parents who pass up the offer.

Immigrant families shun German nurseries

Immigrant families shun German nurseries

German parents want more state support

German parents want more state support

‘There is a huge demand for nannies in Munich’

‘There is a huge demand for nannies in Munich’

‘Language doesn’t matter – kids are all the same’

‘Language doesn’t matter – kids are all the same’

Authorities fear parents could sue for day care

Authorities fear parents could sue for day care

Investors spy big bucks in day-care crunch

Investors spy big bucks in day-care crunch

Women ‘still stuck at home with the kids’

Women ‘still stuck at home with the kids’

Day care missing for hordes of toddlers

Day care missing for hordes of toddlers

Government fumes at opposition debate trick

Government fumes at opposition debate trick

OECD slams government day care payment plan

OECD slams government day care payment plan

Western states likely to miss day-care targets

Western states likely to miss day-care targets

Loud children no longer considered noise pollution

Loud children no longer considered noise pollution

Pensioners want kids out of residential areas

Pensioners want kids out of residential areas

Demand for day care on the rise

Demand for day care on the rise

Day care guarantee not in danger, minister says

Day care guarantee not in danger, minister says

Germany continues to shrink

Germany continues to shrink

Parents will ‘drink away’ new child care subsidy

Parents will ‘drink away’ new child care subsidy

Leaving your children in the woods – on purpose

Leaving your children in the woods – on purpose

Pre-school teachers go back on strike as day-care wage talks fail

Pre-school teachers go back on strike as day-care wage talks fail

Nanny sentenced to five years for shaking toddler to death

Nanny sentenced to five years for shaking toddler to death

End to Germany-wide strikes in sight as negotiations begin

End to Germany-wide strikes in sight as negotiations begin

Parents to be paid to keep tots at home

Parents to be paid to keep tots at home

Merkel’s coalition agrees tax break plan

Merkel’s coalition agrees tax break plan