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Why beer means so much to the Germans

Why beer means so much to the Germans

For many inside and outside of the country, beer is synonymous with Germans, Germany and the German lifestyle. On German Beer Day, we break down the amber fluid’s long history in the country and why it's so important to Germans – from Bockbier enthusiasts to teetotallers.

Wildfires rage during Germany

Wildfires rage during Germany's spring heatwave

The warm weather in Germany may have been perfect for enjoying the Easter break. But it has increased the danger of forest fires.

What are the main reasons internationals in Germany turn to therapy?

What are the main reasons internationals in Germany turn to therapy?

From culture clashes in the workplace to loneliness, these are the issues that impact internationals living in Germany.

Voting in Germany: What you need to need to know about the EU elections

Voting in Germany: What you need to need to know about the EU elections

The European Parliament election is coming up next month. But are you eligible to vote in Germany or your home country? And what does the process involve? We break it down for you.

German postage costs may increase by

German postage costs may increase by 'up to 30 percent'

A government meeting in May is set to determine whether the humble postage stamp will increase from the current 70 to 90 cents.

Eleven motorcyclists killed on German roads over long weekend

Eleven motorcyclists killed on German roads over long weekend

At least 11 motorcyclists died in accidents on Germany’s roads over the Easter break.