Indian, US, German rights groups say Internet.org threatens net neutrality
Indian, US, German rights groups say Internet.org threatens net neutrality

About 60 digital rights groupsfrom several nations across the globe, including India, the U.S., the Netherlands, Germany, Brazil, Austria and others, have criticized Facebook's Internet.org initiative, saying that it undermines net neutrality.

German TV show featuring Heidi Klum abandoned after threat
German TV show featuring Heidi Klum abandoned after threat

"Germany's Next Top Model" finale was forced to be shut down after someone made a call saying that explosive would go off.

Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole ahead of Lewis Hamilton
Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole ahead of Lewis Hamilton

Nico Rosberg ended his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton`s run of domination in qualifying this season when he secured his first pole position of the year in Saturday`s qualifying session for Sunday`s Spanish Grand Prix.

Arrested German TV crew had no permits, say Qataris
Arrested German TV crew had no permits, say Qataris

Qatari authorities say they arrested a German television crew for filming a documentary without permission, not because of corruption allegations or the building conditions for the 2022 World Cup it exposed.

German Timo Boll beats Wong Chun Ting to reach World Table Tennis quarters
German Timo Boll beats Wong Chun Ting to reach World Table Tennis quarters

Timo Boll, one of the biggest draws at the World Table Tennis Championships, advanced to the men's singles quarter-finals here on Friday.

'Avengers: Age of Ultron' boycotted by German cinemas
'Avengers: Age of Ultron' boycotted by German cinemas

 While "Avengers: Age of Ultron" is doing an impressive business at the global box office in its first weekend, many small towns in Germany were left without the Marvel blockbuster.

Bayern Munich's miracle doctor quits after row with manager
Bayern Munich's miracle doctor quits after row with manager

German champions Bayern Munich's miracle doctor, who treated players with an essence of calves' blood and extracts from the crest of cockerel, and his staff have resigned from the club following a row with its coach.

India's secularism cannot be 'shaken' due to language: Modi

Against the backdrop of a row over Sanskrit replacing German in government run schools in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight said India's secularism is not so weak that it will be "shaken" because of a language and there was a need for having "self-confidence".

Germanwings crash: Pilot showed suicidal tendencies in past, say prosecutors

The co-pilot believed to have deliberately crashed a Germanwings plane was treated for suicidal tendencies "several years ago", before he received his pilot's licence, German prosecutors said on Sunday.

German, British skiers killed in Swiss avalanches

Two skiers, a German and a British national, have been killed in avalanches in Switzerland, police said on Saturday.

German vandals ordered jailed, caned in Singapore

A Singapore court on Thursday sentenced two young German men to nine months in prison and three strokes of the cane for spray-painting a metro train in the city-state last year.

German ex-medic charged over Auschwitz deaths

 A 94-year-old German man has been charged on 3,681 counts following allegations that he served at the Auschwitz concentration camp, a media report said.

German FM warns against escalation in Ukraine

Germany`s foreign minister warned Sunday in comments to a newspaper that any attack on the eastern Ukrainian city of Mariupol would be a clear violation of a week-old ceasefire accord.

`Stop shooting` EU pleads as Ukraine ceasefire teeters

A two-day-old truce in Ukraine was at risk of collapsing Monday as fighting raged around a strategic railway hub and both sides said conditions were not met to start withdrawing heavy weapons from the frontline.

Sebastian Vettel a good fit for Ferrari, says John Surtees
Sebastian Vettel a good fit for Ferrari, says John Surtees

Sebastian Vettel could be just the man to revive Ferrari`s Formula One fortunes because both need to recover their lost lustre after a dismal year, the team`s 1964 world champion John Surtees said on Tuesday.

Flawless Martin Kaymer tightens grip in Abu Dhabi
Flawless Martin Kaymer tightens grip in Abu Dhabi

Martin Kaymer tightened his grip on the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship on Friday, shooting a second-round 67 to move to 13 under par following a flawless morning in the desert.

German arrested for joining Islamic State

A 24-year-old German suspected of joining Islamic State jihadists in Syria was arrested on Saturday, months after he returned from the war-ravaged country.

Lukas Podolski hits out at Arsene Wenger
Lukas Podolski hits out at Arsene Wenger

Lukas Podolski slammed Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger for lacking "respect" in an acrimonious parting shot after his move to Inter Milan this week.

Rosberg hopes Hamilton will be easier to beat this F1 season as winner turns 30
Rosberg hopes Hamilton will be easier to beat this F1 season as winner turns 30

Reigning Formula One champions Lewis Hamilton received an 'old' birthday wish from his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg as the Briton celebrated his 30th birthday on Wednesday.