Facebook wins battle against German watchdog over ban on using fake names

According to Fox News, German privacy laws and European rules designed to protect free speech online.

Facebook wins German court fight on fake names ban

Facebook has won a court battle against a German privacy watchdog that challenged the social networking site`s policy requiring users to register with their real names.

Merkel`s coalition loses German state vote

German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s CDU and its junior coalition partner FDP suffered a debacle in the elections in Schleswig-Holstein.