Germans attack group of foreigners in northern town of Schwerin

Around 30 Germans attacked a group of foreigners at an outdoor tram station late Friday in the northern German town of Schwerin, where repeated confrontations between migrants and locals have led authorities to heighten security.

Facebook ordered to delete Whatsapp data in Germany

Data privacy authorities in Germany on Tuesday ordered Facebook to delete data it has received on Whatsapp users in Germany.

German experts detonate 1,000-kg WWII bomb in controlled explosion

Bomb disposal experts have successfully carried out a controlled explosion of a World War II bomb weighing 1,000 kilograms in the German city of Bremen, police said on Sunday.

Turkey's Erdogan seeks total ban on German comedian's poem

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is seeking a complete ban on a poem he deems defamatory by German comedian Jan Boehmermann, Der Spiegel magazine reported Saturday.

Hamburg church holds memorial service for Islamic State fighter

Families and friends of a 17-year-old Islamic State member killed fighting in Syria held a Christian-Muslim service for him in Hamburg's St Pauli Church on Friday.

Afghan teen fighting for life after mass brawl in German refugee home

A 14-year-old Afghan boy was fighting for his life on Sunday following a mass brawl in a refugee shelter in northern Germany, which injured six others, police said.

Hamburg's Olic out for up to a month

SV Hamburg attacker Ivica Olic has suffered a thigh injury in training and will be out for three to four weeks, the Bundesliga club said Tuesday.

Veteran Olic retires from Croatian team

Veteran SV Hamburg striker Ivica Olic has retired from international football three months before Euro 2016, the Croatian Football Association (HNS) said Thursday.

Art lovers on tour in Europe this year face delectable choice

Discerning art-history fans visiting Europe this year will have a ton of choice, with museums in the major cities gearing up for some delectable special exhibitions that gather paintings from far and wide to compare in one room.