Long-vanished German automaker joins electric race

2016-10-27 08:09

Cars bearing the stamp of once-defunct manufacturer Borgward will once again roll off an assembly line in north Germany from 2018.

UNHCR: 2016 now deadliest year in Mediterranean

2016-10-26 18:05

The UN refugee agency says the death toll for migrants in the Mediterranean has reached at least 3 800 this year so far, making 2016 the deadliest year on record.

Zim turns to SA after Germany refuses to print bond notes - report

2016-10-22 18:02

A Germany company, Giesecke and Dverient has reportedly rejected a request by Zimbabwe to print bond notes for the country's cash-strapped treasury.

New Milky Way map to help explain how galaxies form

2016-10-20 17:55

A new super-detailed hydrogen map of the Milky Way could help explain the mystery of how galaxies form.

Audi Sport TT Cup: Great debut season for SA's Sheldon van der Linde

2016-10-19 11:15

SA's Sheldon van der Linde finished his debut season in the Audi Sport TT Cup in fourth place.

EVERYONE is talking about this outrageous World Rallycross pass

Watch newly-crowned World Rallycross champion Kevin Eriksson pull off arguably the best move seen in motorsport at the first corner of the event in Germany. Words cannot do this pass justice!

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2 dead, at least 6 hurt in German blast

2016-10-17 22:22

The BASF company in southwestern Germany says a second employee has been killed by an explosion at a facility where flammable liquids and liquefied gas are unloaded.

BASF plant blast - several missing, injured

2016-10-17 17:02

Several people are missing and others injured after an explosion at a chemical plant at BASF's headquarters in western Germany.

Europe's Mars orbiter not sending status data: ESA

2016-10-16 19:28

Ground controllers have reported a break in status data from a European-Russian Mars orbiter after it released a tiny lander on a three-day trek to the Red Planet's surface.

All set for Europe's Mars lander separation

2016-10-16 15:25

A European lander is set to separate from its mother ship for a million-kilometre descent to Mars, testing vital technology ahead of a mission to explore the Red Planet for signs of life.


Fake Germanwings victim relative convicted in Germany

2016-10-26 21:04

A German court has given a woman a year's suspended jail sentence for posing as the cousin of a victim in last year's Germanwings plane crash and obtaining compensation offered by the airline.

Boy arrested after stabbing teen in clown mask in Germany

2016-10-25 13:02

Police say a teenager's attempt to frighten a group of young people by wearing a clown mask and brandishing a hammer on a Berlin street turned out very badly.

'ISIS' girl stands trial for German police stabbing

2016-10-20 18:55

A teenage girl has gone on trial in Germany for stabbing a police officer allegedly 'ordered' by ISIS.

Four German police wounded in raid

2016-10-19 20:00

Four German police officers were wounded, one of them critically, when a member of the shadowy far-right group 'Citizens of the Reich' opened fire during a raid.

European bison: The long and the short of it

2016-10-18 21:53

Scientists say they have unlocked the evolutionary origins of the European bison - and solved a riddle posed by Stone Age cave art in the process.

Germany wants Tesla to stop using term 'autopilot'

2016-10-18 08:24

German authorities are telling electric automaker Tesla to stop using the term "autopilot" for its driver assistance system, saying it is misleading.

Threats of violence emailed to German schools

2016-10-17 19:14

Police say schools in several parts of Germany have received emailed threats of violence and authorities are working to figure out who and what is behind them.

Man admits offering infant daughter on eBay

2016-10-17 13:04

German police say a 28-year-old man has admitted offering his infant daughter for sale on eBay but maintains that it was meant as a joke.

20kg minute hand plunges from Hamburg church tower

2016-10-16 16:40

A 20kg minute hand has fallen off a clock on a Hamburg church tower, plunging 40m onto the sidewalk below.

Indigenous Namibians furious over German reparations 'insult'

2016-10-15 07:05

Indigenous Namibians have lashed out at Germany for refusing to pay reparations for the genocide of their people a century ago, calling it a "phenomenal" insult to victims' descendents.

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