The 73-year-old politician was seen for the first time in public with his new partner, South Korean businesswoman Kim So-yeon. Schröder’s ex-wife has claimed he transferred the rights to his book royalties to Kim.
Divers have found a well-preserved wreck of a German submarine sunk during the First World War in the North Sea, Belgian officials said on Tuesday. The bodies of its crew members were found aboard the vessel as well. “The submarine remains closed and there are 23 people still onboard,” Western Flanders Governor Carl Decaluwe told the […]
Merkel was highly critical of President Donald Trump’s speech at the United in which he threatened to “totally destroy” North Korea. “I am against threats of this kind. And speaking for myself and the government I must say that we consider any type of military solution absolutely inappropriate and we are counting on diplomatic efforts,” Merkel […]
US First Lady Melania Trump has threatened to sue a language school in Croatia after it used her image in their marketing. The billboards poked fun at Trump, a native of Slovenia, and her heavily accented English.
Tall, tanned and only 31, Austria’s rising political star Sebastian Kurz oozed confidence as he strode to blaring pop music into Graz’s main square — seemingly with good reason.
The drinking has begun as wet weather and enhanced security did not dampen the spirits of beer enthusiasts at the 184th Oktoberfest which opened in Munich on Saturday. Six million people from all over the world are expected to visit.
One of Germany’s most prominent architects and urban planners of the post-war period, Albert Speer Jr., has died aged 83, local media reported on Sunday. His death late Friday came after an operation on a broken hip sustained in a fall at his home in the western city of Frankfurt, Bild daily reported. Speer was widely credited […]
A week before elections, the Free Democrats look set to return to parliament – where it could make Berlin a much more awkward partner for its European neighbors.
Kurz, 31, would become the European Union’s youngest head of government when this wealthy but increasingly disgruntled Alpine country of 8.75 million people votes in a month’s time.
With SPD support down, the far-right AfD is almost certain to enter parliament in the upcoming German election.