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Six Syrians arrested for 'planning terror attack' in Germany

German police on Tuesday arrested six Syrian refugees suspected of preparing a terror attack in the name of the Islamic State jihadist group, with media reports saying their target was a Christmas market.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:35 PM IST

Man who forgot where he parked his car, reunites with it after 20 years

A 76-year-old man from Germany, who had forgotten the spot where he parked his car 20 years back, reunited with it in Frankfurt.

Nov 17, 2017, 19:05 PM IST

Tear gas incident leaves several people injured at Frankfurt Airport

 Several people were injured after gas was released at Germany's Frankfurt airport.

Sep 11, 2017, 17:20 PM IST

70,000 evacuated in Frankfurt to defuse World War II bomb

The bomb, which was dropped by the British during Allied bombing campaigns, is an aerial mine HC 4000, weighing 1.4 tonnes, reports Efe news.

Sep 03, 2017, 12:07 PM IST
Thousands evacuated as Germany tackles huge WWII bombs

Thousands evacuated as Germany tackles huge WWII bombs

Around 21,000 people had to leave the area in Koblenz as the 500-kilogramme bomb was successfully defused, before the fire brigade allowed residents to return to their homes.

Sep 03, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
British WWII bomb in Frankfurt could flatten a city block

British WWII bomb in Frankfurt could flatten a city block

The HC 4000 bomb is assumed to have been dropped by Britain`s Royal Air Force during the 1939-45 war.

Sep 01, 2017, 20:51 PM IST
Germany faces largest-ever evacuation after World War II bomb discovery

Germany faces largest-ever evacuation after World War II bomb discovery

At least 70,000 people in the German city of Frankfurt will have to leave their homes on Sunday due to an unexploded bomb from the WWII that has been found there.

Aug 31, 2017, 07:07 AM IST

German killer nurse murdered 'at least 90 patients': Police

A German nurse jailed for murdering two patients is suspected of killing at least 84 other people, police said on Monday.

Aug 28, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
Nearly all flights cancelled at Berlin airports due to strike

Nearly all flights cancelled at Berlin airports due to strike

Berlin Airport, which operates Tegel and Schoenefeld, said 455 flights had been cancelled at Tegel and 204 at Schoenefeld as of 0615 GMT.

Mar 10, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
Lightning strikes German football pitch, 35 hurt, 3 seriously

Lightning strikes German football pitch, 35 hurt, 3 seriously

Lightning struck a football pitch in western Germany today, injuring 35 people, three of them seriously, media reported.

May 28, 2016, 23:34 PM IST
Air India's Delhi-London flight diverted to Frankfurt due to glitch

Air India's Delhi-London flight diverted to Frankfurt due to glitch

A London-bound Air India flight from here with 90 passengers on board made an emergency landing at Frankfurt Airport after one of the Boeing 787-800 (VT-ANO) aircraft engines had to be switched-off mid-air.

Feb 08, 2016, 22:05 PM IST

World's top 10 cities to live in

According to consultancy firm Mercer's 'Quality of Living Report-2015', globally, Vienna is followed by Zurich, Auckland, Munich, Vancouver, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Copenhagen and Sydney, as

Nov 28, 2015, 12:43 PM IST
I'm perfectly safe and fine: actor Nandoo from Frankfurt

I'm perfectly safe and fine: actor Nandoo from Frankfurt

Telugu actor Nandoo, who left for Paris on Friday from New Delhi, says he's currently staying with a friend in Frankfurt since the news about the terror attacks in the French capital broke out.

Nov 14, 2015, 13:04 PM IST
Frankfurt hold Bayern Munich 0-0 in German Bundesliga

Frankfurt hold Bayern Munich 0-0 in German Bundesliga

Frankfurt held Bayern Munich to a goalless draw to deny the front-runners the 11th win.

Oct 31, 2015, 11:50 AM IST

Mammalian reproductive system highly-developed 48 million years ago

The fossil was discovered at the Messel pit near Frankfurt, Germany, and studied by Jens Lorenz Franzen and colleagues from Senckenberg Research Institute, Frankfurt.

Oct 08, 2015, 18:09 PM IST

Rolls-Royce looks to tap hospitality sector to up India sales

Super luxury car maker Rolls-Royce is seeking to build on its long relationship with India to grow business and sell over 100 cars a year, while exploring hospitality sector to provide premium fleet for hotels and resorts.

Sep 20, 2015, 12:24 PM IST
JLR has no plans to build plant in India: CEO Ralf

JLR has no plans to build plant in India: CEO Ralf

Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has no plans to set up a manufacturing facility in India to make premium cars as the country currently is not a market for them, its CEO Ralf Speth said Tuesday.

Sep 15, 2015, 19:53 PM IST
BMW boss Harald Krueger faints at auto show press conference

BMW boss Harald Krueger faints at auto show press conference

BMW chief executive Harald Krueger fainted Tuesday during a press briefing at the IAA auto show in Frankfurt, forcing the German carmaker to halt the presentation, an AFP photographer reported.

Sep 15, 2015, 15:50 PM IST
German football association hikes new headquarter cost by 20 million euros

German football association hikes new headquarter cost by 20 million euros

The budget for the new all-comprising headquarters of the German football association (DFB) in Frankfurt has risen by 20 million euros to 109 million ($122.8 million) following the inclusion of an indoor football pitch, the DFB said on Friday.

Sep 11, 2015, 19:35 PM IST

Bemused refugees get emotional welcome in Germany

Having braved dangerous journeys to escape war, tired refugees from Syria and other conflict zones were stunned to receive a hero's welcome as they arrived in Germany over the weekend.

Sep 06, 2015, 22:29 PM IST