Suspected Turkish spy arrested in Hamburg
The German Federal Prosecutor's Office has had a suspected agent arrested for spying on Kurds in Germany on behalf of the Turkish government. The espionage...
Friday 16 December 2016 16:50
German energy firms entitled to damages for nuclear shutdown policy
German energy companies are entitled to "appropriate" compensation for the government's 2011 decision to rush ahead with the shutdown of nuclear power plants,...
Tuesday 06 December 2016 10:28
German court upholds "bookkeeper of Auschwitz" conviction
A German federal court upheld on Monday the conviction of a 95-year-old man known as the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz" for being an accessory to the murder of 300,...
Monday 28 November 2016 10:05
German court gives Berlin go-ahead to sign EU-Canada trade deal
Germany's top court gave the go-ahead on Thursday for Chancellor Angela Merkel's government to approve a controversial trade deal between the European Union...
Thursday 13 October 2016 10:14
Train services resume at German station closed by bomb threat
Train services resumed at a railway station in southern Germany after it was evacuated because of a bomb threat early Tuesday. The station in Rastatt in the...
Tuesday 11 October 2016 12:03
Terrorist suspect who revealed Dusseldorf plot extradited to Germany
An Islamic State suspect who allegedly revealed plans to carry out suicide attacks in the city of Dusseldorf has been extradited from France to Germany, the...
Friday 30 September 2016 14:11
Suspected Islamic State member arrested at German airport
The German Federal Prosecutor's Office has had a suspected member of the Islamic State terrorist group arrested at Dusseldorf airport, the authorities in the...
Saturday 24 September 2016 16:09
Former Iraqi soldier accused of demeaning dead Islamic State fighters
A former Iraqi soldier suspected of war crimes was arrested in south-western Germany, prosecutors announced Monday. Authorities in Karlsruhe took the 27-...
Monday 29 August 2016 18:20
German court upholds sport arbitration in ruling against Pechstein
German speed skater Claudia Pechstein has lost a damages claim at the country's highest civil court against governing skating body ISU in a ruling upholding...
Tuesday 07 June 2016 18:23
German federal court of justice rules against speed skater Pechstein
German speed skater Claudia Pechstein has lost a damages claim at the country's highest civil court against governing skating body ISU. The Federal Court of...
Tuesday 07 June 2016 10:44