Photos: Germany before and after the fall of the Berlin Wall

29 October 2014, 3:25 pm

See how much has changed since the fall of the Berlin Wall with these photo comparisons.... Read More »

25 years on, Germany's east-west divide still palpable

29 October 2014, 6:41 am

Prenzlau (Germany) (AFP) - "There's no such thing as a good wage here, not at an east German company." Twenty-five years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, those words bite in the frosty air of Prenzlau, a town in eastern Germany that encapsulates the ongoing, albeit narrowing, east-west divide.... Read More »

Germany making military service more attractive

29 October 2014, 4:12 am

BERLIN (AP) — Germany is moving ahead with plans to make service in the military more attractive with a raft of new measures including better pay for some specialists and more flexibility for service members with families.... Read More »

Germany to bid for 2024 Olympics

29 October 2014, 1:30 am

Berlin, Oct 29 (IANS) Germany will submit a bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) announced.... Read More »

Tiny village that defines luxury

28 October 2014, 12:57 pm

After the fall of the Berlin Wall, East Germany lay in shambles as many businesses went bankrupt and millions of people lost their jobs.... Read More »

Olympics: Germany will bid to host 2024 Games

28 October 2014, 11:34 am

BERLIN - Germany is to bid to host the 2024 Summer Games in Berlin or Hamburg, the country's Olympic sports confederation (DOSB) said on Tuesday.... Read More »

Germany will bid to host 2024 Games

28 October 2014, 10:45 am

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is to bid to host the 2024 Summer Games in Berlin or Hamburg, the country's Olympic sports confederation (DOSB) said on Tuesday. The DOSB added that a decision will be made on March 21, 2015 on which of the two cities will be picked. "Olympic and Paralympic Games are t... Read More »

Berlin, Hamburg want Germany's bid for 2024 Olympics

28 October 2014, 10:24 am

Germany to bid for 2024 Summer Olympics, with either Berlin or Hamburg as candidate city                ... Read More »

Germany: Rattling around Berlin in a two-stroke Trabant

25 October 2014, 9:22 pm

I'm in the heart of Berlin, sitting behind the wheel of a small and gently throbbing 1960s vehicle once widely considered a symbol of freedom.... Read More »