A phone sold as one used by Hitler and billed as “arguably the most destructive ‘weapon’ of all time” has been called a con by a German expert. The authenticity of the phone’s lineage has sparked online debate.
Volkswagen bounced back into the black in 2016 after suffering a loss the previous year due to the diesel emissions scandal, according to figures released by the German automaker Friday.
In the lead-up to the awaited Rose Monday parades, float builders have offered the public an early sneak peek into their surreal world of sharp political satire. DW reports.
The US is no longer Germany’s most important trade partner, but China, fresh figures from the statistics office have suggested.
The Soviet leader was often seen in the Bavarian town of Rottach-Egern – just one of many well-heeled Russians in the area. Poor health means he no longer visits.
The Turkish government has urged teachers and parents in western Germany with Turkish roots to report any criticism of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan they hear at schools.
The government of Bavaria has agreed to a new law which will ban certain Muslim religious clothing from public spaces.
New polls show the right-wing party AfD falling below double digits for the first time in months, while Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party still has its nose in front. Photo: AfD co-leader Frauke Petrie.
The cabinet on Wednesday approved a raft of new measures combining “opportunities and obligations” designed to help Germany deal with the influx of about 1.1 million asylum-seekers.
SPD candidate Martin Schulz has proposed a roll-back of the labor reforms introduced by the last SPD chancellor, Gerhard Schröder, opening the window wider” for a center-left coalition.