At four-by-four meters in size, the swastika had remained hidden underground for decades. That is, until a construction worker discovered it on Friday.
Chancellor Angela Merkel is facing perhaps the biggest challenge of her tenure after coalition talks collapsed. New elections are now considered the most likely way forward, but are there any other alternatives?
A worldwide ranking released on Thursday reveals that Germany has reclaimed its title as the most admired country in the world, in light of a substantial drop in global perception of America.
A shrinking supply of affordable and social housing, coupled with the influx of almost one million refugees has pushed up the number of homeless people by 150 percent since 2014.
Germany has been criticized for massively increasing arms sales to Middle East dictatorships Saudi Arabia and Egypt. One opposition lawmaker branded the trade “reprehensible.” DW reports.
The two-day action that began Thursday is part of a police sting across the country to protect copyright owners who have lost millions.
Austria’s far-right Freedom Party raised eyebrows in parliament on Thursday by ditching their usual blue cornflowers, a symbol associated by many with Nazism despite the party’s strenuous denials.
A Swiss man who admitted to spying on German tax officials was given a suspended sentence and fined by a German court, in a case that has tested ties between Berlin and Bern.
An intersex person has won a court case to allow them to enter a third gender into the registry of births. The case was appealed to the Federal Constitutional Court after failing at lower levels.
Poland has accused Germany’s defense minister of calling on Poles to engage in anti-government activity, labelling it “unacceptable”.