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Lufthansa pilots set to continue strike on Tuesday, Wednesday

Lufthansa pilots are set to continue their strike over salaries on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Vereinigung Cockpit pilots' union said late Sunday.

Pilots reject latest Lufthansa offer, but strike to end Sunday

A new wage package is on the table from Lufthansa as it seeks to end an open-ended pilots' strike.

Lufthansa cancels 912 flights as pilots strike enters second day

The strike by Lufthansa pilots in support of a pay demand went into its second day on Thursday, with the German flagship carrier cancelling 912 flights for the day, hitting the travel plans of...

Lufthansa cancels 912 flights for second day of strike on Thursday

Germany's flagship airline Lufthansa has cancelled 912 flights scheduled for Thursday, the second day of a strike by its pilots in a long-running and costly pay dispute.

Lufthansa pilots call 14th strike in salaries dispute

German pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit on Monday announced a strike at Lufthansa amid a salary dispute that has been ongoing for more than two years.

Report: Deutsche Bank considers cancelling millions in bonuses

Troubled German lender Deutsche Bank is thinking about cancelling millions in bonuses set aside for top managers as it tries to right its financial ship, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper...

Islam expert: Salafism is part of German youth culture

Salafism, an ultra-conservative strand of Sunni Islam that has a growing number of followers in Germany, is becoming part of the country's youth culture, according to a professor of ethno-...

German police shut down right-wing concert at city hall

The police in central Germany prevented a concert from taking place in a town hall, where around 300 right-wing extremists had gathered.

Croatia to promote fledgling authors at Frankfurt Book Fair

Selected young Croatian authors will appear at this year's Frankfurt International Book Fair on October 19-23 under the motto "They're coming

German Air Traffic Control says 40 incidents with drones this year

There have been 40 incidents involving drones in German airspace this year, air traffic controllers said on Sunday.

Asylum seeker in Germany sets wife on fire, kills self

A Syrian asylum seeker died while lighting his wife on fire at a refugee shelter in western Germany, police said Thursday.

About 100 flights cancelled after Frankfurt airport security scare

About 100 flights were cancelled to and from Frankfurt airport on Wednesday after a security scare, a spokesman for airport operator Fraport said.

Flight crew prevents drunk pilot from taking off in Frankfurt

A drunk pilot who wanted to take off on a flight from Frankfurt to Colombo with more than 270 passengers on board was stopped by the cabin crew, according to a report from news site hessenschau.de...

Police catch Munich shooter's suspected arms dealer in bogus sale

A weapons dealer thought to have sold a gun to the 18-year-old who carried out a deadly shooting rampage in Munich has been detained, German prosecutors said.

Meteorologists: German folk rule predicting weather has been spot-on

A German folk rule, which predicts that the weather on a traditional feast day will be repeated over the following seven weeks, has been spot-on this year, meterological experts have said.