German spy agency accepts AfD 'examination case' verdict
Germany's domestic intelligence agency says it will not contest a court ruling banning it from calling the populist AfD an "examination case." Judges had said calling the party a potential threat was "disproportionate."
10 years after Winnenden: Germany remembers deadly school shooting
On March 11, 2009, a young man killed 15 people at a school in Winnenden, Germany. Those affected by the tragedy are mourning the day one decade later and still hope positive change can come from it.
What does it mean to be declared persona non grata?
Daniel Kriener, Germany's ambassador to Venezuela, has been declared persona non grata and given 48 hours to leave the South American country. What does that mean? DW explains.
Man ‘cured’ of HIV
An HIV-positive man has been ‘cleared’ of the AIDS virus in London. According to doctors, the unnamed person received a bone marrow transplant from an HIV resistant donor and antiretroviral drugs about 19 months ago.
German doctors admit to mistakes in study critical of air pollutant limits
Only 112 out of 3,800 lung doctors asked to sign a controversial study calling on Germany to rethink its air pollutant limits did so. Now, even they've admitted that they messed up some of the calculations.
Germany minimum wage remains one of lowest in region: report
At €9.19, the minimum wage in Germany remains among the lowest in western Europe, according to a report. Despite an increase earlier this year, the wage floor continues to sit far below median income levels.
Germany to fall short of 2020 climate goals: report
Barring radical change, Germany will not reach the goal it set itself for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2020. Cars and buildings are to blame, the report said.
Germany's 2018 unemployment hits record yearly low
The average number of job seekers in Germany was lower in 2018 than at any time since reunification in 1991, the Federal Labor Agency has said. Welfare numbers have also dropped, though the system is still controversial.