Workers rescued after explosion at east German mine

Workers rescued after explosion at east German mine

Two people were injured in an accident in the Teutschenthal mine in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt on Friday morning.

Photo of the Day: The squirrel who got stuck in a German manhole cover

Photo of the Day: The squirrel who got stuck in a German manhole cover

Four die in swimming accidents across Germany

Four die in swimming accidents across Germany

Austria army rescues snowbound German students

Austria army rescues snowbound German students

High-speed German train bursts into flames between Cologne and Frankfurt

High-speed German train bursts into flames between Cologne and Frankfurt

Update: Bodies found of fruit pickers drowned in Elbe river

Update: Bodies found of fruit pickers drowned in Elbe river

23 rescuers pluck upside-down man from drain after he gets stuck searching for key

23 rescuers pluck upside-down man from drain after he gets stuck searching for key

Police save ducklings from busy Autobahn using officer’s hat

Police save ducklings from busy Autobahn using officer’s hat

German liner rescues six from sinking Tongan boat

German liner rescues six from sinking Tongan boat

Kardashian-shaped squirrel finally freed from Munich manhole cover

Kardashian-shaped squirrel finally freed from Munich manhole cover

Lucky ‘wrong number’ saves 96-year-old’s life

Lucky ‘wrong number’ saves 96-year-old’s life

North Germany beefs up ambulances for the obese

North Germany beefs up ambulances for the obese

Hero bin man saves child from 2nd storey plunge

Hero bin man saves child from 2nd storey plunge

No thanks from neo-Nazi for refugee rescuers

No thanks from neo-Nazi for refugee rescuers

Navy rescues angler after 27 hours adrift in Baltic

Navy rescues angler after 27 hours adrift in Baltic

Firemen save parrot, owner from 20m perch

Firemen save parrot, owner from 20m perch

Hanover welcomes toughest fireman contest

Hanover welcomes toughest fireman contest

Parents appeal over lost Nepal backpackers

Parents appeal over lost Nepal backpackers

German aid headed for quake epicentre

German aid headed for quake epicentre

At least one German confirmed dead in Nepal

At least one German confirmed dead in Nepal

Tourists stranded on cable car over Rhine

Tourists stranded on cable car over Rhine

Over 30 pets rescued from animal hoarder

Over 30 pets rescued from animal hoarder

Explorer’s fast recovery surprises doctors

Explorer’s fast recovery surprises doctors

Rescued cave explorer moved to clinic

Rescued cave explorer moved to clinic

Injured cave explorer 400 metres from daylight

Injured cave explorer 400 metres from daylight

Injured cave explorer could be out by Friday

Injured cave explorer could be out by Friday

Hope for man trapped in Germany’s deepest cave

Hope for man trapped in Germany’s deepest cave

Explorer trapped in Germany’s deepest cave

Explorer trapped in Germany’s deepest cave

Lucky escape for girl and her little pony

Lucky escape for girl and her little pony

Exploded ships could help plug broken dyke

Exploded ships could help plug broken dyke

Search for girl trapped in landslide called off

Search for girl trapped in landslide called off

THW team ends rescue operation in Japan

THW team ends rescue operation in Japan

Mountain biker missing for four days found alive

Mountain biker missing for four days found alive

Bankers condemn ECB purchase of Greek bonds

Bankers condemn ECB purchase of Greek bonds

Four German hikers found alive after three days in snow

Four German hikers found alive after three days in snow

German kayaker survives rapids accident in New Zealand

German kayaker survives rapids accident in New Zealand

Five Germans rescued from Austrian Alps

Five Germans rescued from Austrian Alps