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Aug 21, 2017 5:34 PM

German footballer Lukas Podolski threatens to sue Breitbart over human trafficker photo

Breitbart London has issued an apology after posting a picture of German footballer Lukas Podolski on an article about human trafficking gangs. The jet-ski photo was actually snapped during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.


Aug 21, 2017 2:07 PM

Lower Saxony parliament dissolves after Green bails for CDU

Lower Saxony's state parliament has dissolved to pave the way for early elections in October. The coalition government lost its majority of one recently when a Green deputy jumped ship for the Christian Democrats.


Aug 21, 2017 12:26 PM

Gamescom enters new political territory

Gamers are voters, too. At least the ones over 18. Now shortly before a general election, top policymakers in Germany have discovered the digital gaming community and are sitting up and taking notice.


Aug 21, 2017 10:03 AM

Claudia Schiffer book celebrates 30 years of modeling

Despite self-described shyness, the German schoolgirl once teased for her long legs rose to become a top supermodel. A new book gathers Schiffer's best photos together and celebrates her iconic career.

Aug 21, 2017 9:27 AM

German air passenger tax under increased fire

In response to German carrier Air Berlin filing for bankruptcy, German Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries has demanded that the country's air passenger duty be scrapped as soon as possible. Here's why.


Aug 21, 2017 1:31 AM

Angela Merkel discusses security, migration at TV townhall session

Chancellor Angela Merkel was the center of a televised question and answer session with voters tackling issues of security, the status of immigrants and the VW emissions scandal. She is standing for a fourth term.


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