The search for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's eventual successor begins in earnest this week, as her centre-right CDU party opens the race to elect a new leader after her heir apparent stepped down.
In order to address a boom in online shipping and corresponding traffic blockages, German transport minister Andreas Scheuer has an unusual proposal: delivering the packages by U-Bahn.
There are fresh calls for reform on Germany's dual health system after a new study found many people would benefit if private health insurance was abolished.
Before the days of Cro and Sido, the most influential name in German hip-hop was the Hamburg-based band Fettes Brot. So much so, we can thank one of their popular anthems for sprouting today’s 'word of the day': Jein.
Over a hundred German nationals were Sunday released from quarantine at a military base near Frankfurt airport, two weeks after flying in from the Chinese city of Wuhan, epicentre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
Members of a German extreme right group arrested last week were believed to have been plotting "shocking" large-scale attacks on mosques similar to the ones carried out in New Zealand last year, a government spokesman said Monday.