European ceremony honours German titan Kohl
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European ceremony honours German titan Kohl

Summer travel: why Zagreb has something for everyone Zagreb is trendy destination for summer travellers…

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Champagne corks pop in Berlin, as activists celebrate gay marriage victory
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Champagne corks pop in Berlin, as activists celebrate gay marriage victory

“Choose Love,” read one banner in the about 100-strong crowd outside Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office…

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After 11 years of building, half of all doors now work, Berlin Airport announces
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After 11 years of building, half of all doors now work, Berlin Airport announces

The automatic doors in Berlin’s as-yet unopened Berlin-Brandenburg Airport (BER) are no longer causing delays…

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‘Welcome to hell,’ vow German anti-G20 protesters
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‘Welcome to hell,’ vow German anti-G20 protesters

“Capitalism will end anyway – you decide when!” reads a banner atop the Rote Flora,…

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Berlin firefighters work to tackle flooding after ‘heaviest rain in a century’
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Berlin firefighters work to tackle flooding after ‘heaviest rain in a century’

A spokesperson for the Berlin Water Works told Bild that 150 litres of water fell…

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‘A great day’: German startup Delivery Hero makes stock market debut
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‘A great day’: German startup Delivery Hero makes stock market debut

Shares shot up from their €25.50 starting price to trade at €27 ($30.81) just after…

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Germany imposes €50 million fines on social media firms that don’t delete hate speech
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Germany imposes €50 million fines on social media firms that don’t delete hate speech

Berlin took the measure, one of the toughest in the world, after a surge in…

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Germany legalizes gay marriage in historic vote
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Germany legalizes gay marriage in historic vote

In total 393 MPs voted for and 226 voted against. The law was pushed through…

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European leaders meet in Berlin to plot united front ahead of crunch G20 summit
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European leaders meet in Berlin to plot united front ahead of crunch G20 summit

With US President Donald Trump preaching “America First” and dismissing climate change, Western allies are…

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Why the attempt to legalize gay marriage in Germany could still fail
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Why the attempt to legalize gay marriage in Germany could still fail

When Angela merkel told women’s magazine Brigitte on Monday evening that she had changed her…

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