angela merkel has visited a centre processing asylum applications in berlin. the german chancellor praised employees for their hard work and dedication. she stressed the need to try and help migrants and refugees integrate into their new environment by helping them find work and learn the language.
danish authorities have reopened motorway and rail links with germany. the border crossings were closed on wednesday in a bid to stem a flow of refugees heading north towards sweden.
a milli basketbol takımı'nın almanya'yı 80-75 yendiği maç sırasında semih erden tek elle muhteşem bir smaç'a imza attı.
a new wave of violence in eastern ukraine has prompted the leaders of france germany and ukraine to call a crisis meeting for monday in berlin. president putin will not be attending.
german lawmakers are expected to approve greece's third bailout today, even though chancellor angela merkel faces a damaging rebellion within her own party.
motorway traffic was serverely disrupted near dortmund in western germany on sunday after a lorry carrying liquid aluminium overturned on the a1.
twelve people were injured in an explosion at a chemical factory in germany on wednesday. several of the victims were taken to hospital.
dissident chinese artist and free speech activist ai weiwei has arrived in the german city of munich. ai told reporters that his application for a six-month visa in britain had been denied in favour of a shorter period because he had not declared a criminal conviction, despite not being charged with any crime.
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seven decades after the end of world war ll and the maccabi games are being held in germany for the first time. it's europe's largest jewish sporting event and athletes will compete at a site constructed by the nazis for the 1936 olympics.
2015 kadınlar dünya kupasında abd kadın futbol takımı almanya takımını ağırladı. mücadele 2-0 abd'nin üstünlüğü ile bitti. abd bu skorlar 2015 kadınlar dünya kupasında finale çıkmış oldu.
in a battle between a fantastic attack and a fantastic defense, the latter prevailed, as two penalty kicks — one made, one whiffed — and a late insurance goal gave the u.s. a 2-0 win over germany and a berth in the women's world cup final. alexandra popp of germany is checked by teammate simone laudehr after she and u.s. midfielder morgan brian knocked heads during tuesday night's women's world cup semifinal in montreal.i alexandra popp of germany is checked by teammate simone laudehr after she and u.s. midfielder morgan brian knocked heads during tuesday night's women's world cup semifinal in montreal.
2015 kadınlar dünya kupasında almanya kadın futbol takımı fransa takımını ağırladı. mücadele 1-1 berabere bitti. penaltılarda almanya fransa'yı 4-3 lük skorla geçti.
germany beat france in a penalty shootout after their thrilling women’s world cup quarter-final ended 1-1 after extra-time. the germans triumphed 5-4 on penalties when the fifth taker for france, claire lavogez, saw her kick saved by the germany goalkeeper, nadine angerer. louisa necib had put france in front in the 64th minute but germany equalised in the 84th when celia sasic converted a penalty after amel majri was ruled to have handled inside the box.
france media is awash with revelations that the united states's national security agency (nsa) spied on three french presidents for a period of six years.
britain’s queen elizabeth ii has begun a three-day state visit to germany. the monarch is scheduled to meet german president joachim gauck and chancellor angela merkel. her majesty will also give a speech at berlin’s technical university and visit the site of the bergen-belsen concentration camp.
the chief prosecutor investigating the germanwings plane crash says he is considering whether manslaughter charges can be brought. brice robin claims some doctors felt co-pilot andreas lubitz was psychologically unstable and not fit to fly but their diagnoses were kept confidential.
a lufthansa cargo plane landed at düsseldorf airport on tuesday night carrying the remains of 44 victims of the germanwings plane crash. their families have requested private funerals .although there will be time set aside for them to visit the coffins inside a hanger later today.
the man behind playmobil, the small plastic figures loved by children the world over, has died. horst brandstätter, who was 81, launched the iconic plastic figurines in the 1970s and turned his family firm into one of the world's most recognizable toy brands.
leaders attending the g7 summit in bavaria have vowed to maintain a tough stance against russia. at the end of day one of the two day meeting they agreed to keep sanctions in place until president vladimir putin and moscow- backed separatists fully implement the terms of a peace deal for ukraine.
the co-chiefs of of deutsche bank are to step down. anshu jain and juergen fitschen had been under pressure from investors to do so after a series of problems hit the bank.
about 200 people rallied in the bavarian mountain town of garmisch-partenkirchen on sunday and tried to march towards the elmau castle where "a g7 summit of the world's richest countries is getting underway
german chancellor angela merkel will work constructively with british prime minister david cameron on reforming the european union, reaffirming her desire to keep the uk in the bloc. british prime minister david cameron was in berlin on friday (may 29) where he was greeted with military honours. the uk will hold an in-out referendum on membership of the european union before the end of 2017.
around 20-thousand people have been evacuated from their homes in the german city of cologne, as experts defused a second world war bomb. the device was found during the early stages of a construction project alongside the rhine river, near the mulheimer bridge.
a ship carrying fertiliser has been abandoned off the coast of germany amid fears of an explosion. resident along the north sea coast, in the region around bremerhaven, had reported a strong smell, likely caused by fumes from the vessel. the crew of the "purple beach," flagged in the marshall islands, had reportedly noticed smoke coming from the ship's hold late on monday.
they look like any other elderly couple. but beate klarsfeld, 76, and her husband serge, 79, are two of the most fearsome nazi hunters the world has ever seen. for decades, they have travelled the planet to bring hitler's henchmen to justice, including notorious figures such as the butcher of lyon klaus barbie. their story began with a chance meeting on the paris metro in 1960 - between a french jewish man and a german non-jewish woman.
german train drivers have announced their ninth strike in 10 months due to an ongoing dispute with rail operator deutsche bahn. freight trains shut down at 3pm on tuesday (may 19) with passenger trains stopping from 2pm wednesday.
two people were killed on saturday and 20 more injured in a collision between a packed passenger train and a farm vehicle in western germany. at least three of those hurt are in a serious condition after the crash on a level crossing near the town of ıbbenbueren. it is thought a tank containing manure had got stuck on the railway line. the driver of the farm vehicle, in shock but unhurt, tried to prevent the tragedy by attracting the attention of the train driver.
a newborn baby is among nearly 300 migrants taken ashore at the sicilian port of pozzallo. a german frigate was involved in the rescue of the migrants in three separate operations, and it comes a day after the british navy brought ashore some 600 migrants. the rescues are part of the european unions boosted search and rescue patrols in the mediterranean. but there is growing controversy about who actually takes in the migrants while their asylum cases are assessed.
a group of russian bikers with close links to vladimir putin have reached their final destination at the soviet war memorial in berlin. the "night wolves" retraced the route of the russian army from moscow to the german capital marking the 70th anniversary of soviet forces defeating nazi germany. the gang was joined by other motorcycle clubs en route as they passed through each country.
questions are being asked as to how co-pilot andreas lubitz could have been prevented from crashing a germanwings airbus into the alps in march.
a tornado in the north of germany has caused widespread damage. a 26-year-old man in hamburg was killed after debris fell on his car while his pregnant girlfriend was injured.
a german spy scandal deepens with the news that austria has filed a legal complaint over suspicions that germany's intelligence services helped us national security agency(nsa) spy on european officials and firms.
the german chancellor angela merkel has made her first public comments on a spying scandal that has gripped the nation for weeks. the country's bnd intelligence agency is accused of illegally helping the usa spy on officials and firms in europe.
germans will never forget the ' unfathomable horrors ' the nazis inflicted at death camps. the words of chancellor angela merkel, as she addressed a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the dachau concentration camp near munich.
unexploded world war ıi bombs haunt germany, 70 years after the war ended. every year, more than 2,000 tonnes of live bombs are found and stockpiled. police explosive expert detlef jaab has defused or detonated thousands of them over the years in a high-security berlin forest. last year there were 56 tonnes, the year before slightly less, but in the nineties we sometimes had amounts reaching 120 tonnes, explained jaab refering to the bombs found just in and around berlin. it always depen
german police have prevented an imminent terror attack after raiding the home of a suspected extremist, according to media reports. they detained a married couple in oberursel near frankfurt overnight on thursday. the pair, named as halil and senay d by die welt newspaper, had been placed under police surveillance several weeks ago after buying unusually large amounts of chemicals. while searching the apartment, police found a pipe bomb, explosives, a rifle and ammunition as well as tools
soldiers' descendants have come to commemorate the british allied forces in wwi landing in gallipoli, turkey, 100 years ago. the 25th april is known as ' çanakkale ' in turkish, or ' anzac day ', as australians and new zealanders spearheaded the campaign, taking brutal losses.
almost a month after the fatal germanwings crash in the french alps, around 500 grief-stricken family-members of the victims attended a state memorial service in cologne. german chancellor angela merkel and president joachim gauck were among the congregation in the german city, also home to the germanwings headquarters.