Economies of eastern German states show more spark

Economies of eastern German states show more spark

The economies of Germany’s formerly communist states have proven more dynamic than their western counterparts over the past three years, according to a study released on Friday.

Springlike highs expected for weekend

Springlike highs expected for weekend

Death threats for police who shot Bruce the dog

Death threats for police who shot Bruce the dog

German hospitals focus on hygiene to beat bugs

German hospitals focus on hygiene to beat bugs

Bayern top dog after downing Dortmund

Bayern top dog after downing Dortmund

Dortmund out to shatter Bayern’s ‘perfect’ season

Dortmund out to shatter Bayern’s ‘perfect’ season

Mainz inflict more pain on out of form Schalke

Mainz inflict more pain on out of form Schalke

Bayern clashes with BVB in German ‘Clasico’

Bayern clashes with BVB in German ‘Clasico’

Lone-living ladies ‘more likely to have top job’

Lone-living ladies ‘more likely to have top job’

GM threatens major job cuts at Opel

GM threatens major job cuts at Opel

Germany’s weirdest Christmas markets

Germany’s weirdest Christmas markets

Germany’s oddest tourist attractions

Germany’s oddest tourist attractions

Mickey Rourke trashes Germany

Mickey Rourke trashes Germany

After glorious sunny holiday weekend, rain returns

After glorious sunny holiday weekend, rain returns

Lena aiming not to come last at Eurovision

Lena aiming not to come last at Eurovision

CDU fined €1.2 mln for illegal party funding

CDU fined €1.2 mln for illegal party funding

Bayern’s defeat by Schalke leave them trailing in Liga stakes

Bayern’s defeat by Schalke leave them trailing in Liga stakes

Dangerous conditions follow thaw

Dangerous conditions follow thaw

Roller derby warriors skate to glory

Roller derby warriors skate to glory

Schools make slight PISA improvement

Schools make slight PISA improvement

Düsseldorf to host Eurovision Song Contest

Düsseldorf to host Eurovision Song Contest

‘Gladbach run riot in nine-goal thriller

‘Gladbach run riot in nine-goal thriller

Stealth costs lurking behind ‘free’ bank services

Stealth costs lurking behind ‘free’ bank services

Standardised tests reveal huge learning gaps

Standardised tests reveal huge learning gaps

Court rejects extra welfare to clothe growing children

Court rejects extra welfare to clothe growing children

Heavy fog and snow cause huge autobahn pile-up in Bavaria

Heavy fog and snow cause huge autobahn pile-up in Bavaria

Longest snowy period in 30 years set to end soon

Longest snowy period in 30 years set to end soon

The Local’s guide to the Ruhr Valley’s year of culture

The Local’s guide to the Ruhr Valley’s year of culture

Winter storm on the way

Winter storm on the way

Air Berlin jet skids off Dortmund runway

Air Berlin jet skids off Dortmund runway

GM’s Henderson apologises for Opel U-turn

GM’s Henderson apologises for Opel U-turn

Storms to follow final summer heat

Storms to follow final summer heat

General Motors open to new offers for Opel

General Motors open to new offers for Opel

EU wants total review of Opel rescue plan

EU wants total review of Opel rescue plan

Berlin ‘still open’ to other Opel bidders

Berlin ‘still open’ to other Opel bidders

Perfectly preserved 300-year-old broom found in monk latrine

Perfectly preserved 300-year-old broom found in monk latrine

Drunk switches dead passenger to driver side

Drunk switches dead passenger to driver side

Lebanese man gets life in failed train bombing

Lebanese man gets life in failed train bombing

Cologne Cathedral named Germany’s top tourist site

Cologne Cathedral named Germany’s top tourist site

Discounter Lidl recalls tainted cheese

Discounter Lidl recalls tainted cheese