In the current government crisis over migration policy the term “open borders” is thrown about all the time. Anyone who drives to Austria though, knows that there is no physical border there - so what is the debate really about?
German is a tricky language to begin with, but things get really mind boggling when you need to see a doctor.
With summer holidays for pupils starting as early as next week for some federal states, it’s an appropriate time to familiarize yourself with the labour laws when it comes to paid vacation days as an employee in Germany.
Europe’s first business school continues to attract students from all around the world.
Germany captain Manuel Neuer said on Tuesday that his side's two remaining World Cup group games are now effectively finals in the team camp as the holders fight to stay in the tournament.
Iceland has long been known as one of the most beautiful places in the world, but over the past few years it has also come to be viewed as a rather unusual hotbed of football talent. Here are 12 other things that you might not know about Iceland.
It's always the quiet ones: two hedgehogs found intoxicated on field are taken to nearby zoo.
Visit the unique island of Lošinj and discover the hidden gem of the Adriatic sea.
Lush green parks throughout the city centre, imposing heritage buildings, real Central European cafe society and Mediterranean style hospitality. Welcome to Zagreb, Croatia’s stunning capital!
Audi chief executive Rupert Stadler was arrested on Monday in connection with parent company Volkswagen's "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal, with prosecutors saying they feared he might try to destroy evidence.
Here are some of the most binge-worthy television series from Germany that are guaranteed to have you hooked.
Hardliners in Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc on Monday gave her a two-week ultimatum to tighten asylum rules or risk pitching Germany into a political crisis that would also rattle Europe.
Think you know Thuringia well? Here are some lesser known facts about the state which lies smack dab in the middle of Germany.
Thursday is yet another public holiday in the Catholic states of southern and western Germany. The celebration of Fronleichnam (Corpus Christi) is one of the more obscure but colourful Catholic celebrations.
Life moves on without you. This is not a pleasant thing to come to terms with when you move, let alone to another country. But it’s a fact for all of us who have left somewhere and returned to where we came from.
A French official sparked a major row Tuesday by suggesting gay people came lower in the pecking order than heterosexual couples when applying to adopt children.
While there are similarities between applying for jobs in Germany and in other countries, there are differences too. Here’s what you need to know about German language applications to help you nab the job you’ve always wanted.
With his vision of Digital Valley, a digital powerhouse spanning across southern Denmark and northern Germany, businessman and chairman of the board of Danfoss Jørgen Mads Clausen intends to create cross-border cooperation.
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