Driverless minibus enjoys successful trial in Germany

A driverless minibus underwent a successful trial in the German city of Mannheim on Friday with 900 people involved in the test run, organizers said.

Turkish NATO soldiers apply for asylum in Germany

Several Turkish soldiers stationed at a NATO airbase in Ramstein, Germany, have applied for asylum in that country, the head of the local administration said on Wednesday.

Third victim of BASF plant explosion found in German river harbour

Divers searching a river harbour in south-western Germany have found the body of the third victim from this week's explosion at a plant belonging to chemicals giant BASF, a police spokeswoman said Wednesday.