German parliament approves military action in Syria against IS

German parliament approves military action in Syria against IS

 Lawmakers on Friday approved plans for Germany to take on a direct role in the battle against the Islamic State group in Syria, answering France's appeal for help after the deadly Paris attacks.

KVs will teach Spanish, French, Mandarin, German as additional foreign languages

Kendriya Vidyalaya students who wish to study Spanish, French, Mandarin or German as an additional language will be able to opt for these provided there are at least 15 students who wish to pursue the same.

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Dramatic lap puts Nico Rosberg on pole again for final race

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Dramatic lap puts Nico Rosberg on pole again for final race

The German outpaced his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton by 0.377 seconds with his final effort.

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg fastest as Mercedes dominate in Yas Marina

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg fastest as Mercedes dominate in Yas Marina

The German, runner-up in a championship already won by Hamilton, lapped with a best time of one minute 41.983 seconds.

Andre Schuerrle needs to perform for both Wolfsburg, Germany

Andre Schuerrle needs to perform for both Wolfsburg, Germany

After srring of poor performances, Schuerrle inspired Wolfsburg to a 2-0 win against ZSKA Moscow.

German police: Mother admits killing some of her 8 babies

German police say a 45-year-old woman has admitted killing several of the eight babies whose bodies were found at an apartment in the northeast Bavarian town of Wallenfells.

German police: Mother admits killing some of her 8 babies

German police say a 45-year-old woman has admitted killing several of the eight babies whose bodies were found at an apartment in the northeast Bavarian town of Wallenfells.

'British army included around 10-year-old Indian children during World War-I'

'British army included around 10-year-old Indian children during World War-I'

 Britain's World War-I army included Indian children as young as 10-years-old fighting against the Germans on the western front, according to a new book on the role of Indian soldiers in the Great War.

Etihad takes Berlin to court over delayed codeshare decision

Etihad Airways said on Friday it is taking the German government to court over its delay on deciding whether to allow codeshare flights between the airline and Air Berlin.

Migrants' rush forces Austria to cut rail link to Hungary

Migrants' rush forces Austria to cut rail link to Hungary

 After days of smooth operation, Austria`s transfer of migrants to Germany appeared to break down on Thursday as a rush of people crossing from Hungary forced it to suspend train services across that border.

German intelligence has evidence ISIS used mustard gas in Iraq

Germany's foreign intelligence agency BND has collected evidence of mustard gas use by the Islamic State group.

Merkel, jeered on visit to refugees, says no to xenophobia

Dozens of protesters heckled Chancellor Angela Merkel and waved placards that read "traitor" on Wednesday when she visited an eastern German town where anti-refugee protests erupted into violence at the weekend.

Germany`s Christina Schwanitz wins world shot put title

Germany`s Christina Schwanitz wins world shot put title

Germany`s Christina Schwanitz won the women`s shot put at the world championships on Saturday.

Germany`s Marco Koch wins world 200m breaststroke gold

Germany`s Marco Koch wins world 200m breaststroke gold

Germany`s Marco Koch won men`s 200m breaststroke gold at the world swimming championships on Friday to deny Hungary`s Daniel Gyurta an historic fourth straight title in the event.

Tour de France: Andre Greipel secures hat-trick of stage wins

Tour de France: Andre Greipel secures hat-trick of stage wins

Andre Greipel made it a hat-trick of Tour de France stage wins on Sunday as he won the 183km 15th stanza from Mende to Valence.

Hard slog beckons for Rafael Nadal`s dreadlocked destroyer Dustin Brown

Hard slog beckons for Rafael Nadal`s dreadlocked destroyer Dustin Brown

Dustin Brown rocketed into the limelight when he knocked Rafael Nadal out of Wimbledon but the dreadlocked German is now facing the harder task of regular life slogging round the tennis circuit.

Tunisia makes first beach attack arrests as UK urges fightback

Tunisia makes first beach attack arrests as UK urges fightback

Tunisia said Monday it had made its first arrests after a beach massacre that killed 38 people, as European officials paid tribute to victims of the country`s worst jihadist attack.

At least 8 Britons, one Belgian, one German among Tunisia dead

Eight Britons, one Belgian and one German have been identified among the 38 people killed by an Islamist gunman at a Tunisian beach resort, the health ministry said Saturday.

30 years on, Boris Becker still making Wimbledon waves

30 years on, Boris Becker still making Wimbledon waves

Thirty years after he stormed to his first Wimbledon title, driven by a confident, teenage swagger, Boris Becker is still making waves at Wimbledon.

Denmark, Germany reach U21 Euro semi-finals

Denmark, Germany reach U21 Euro semi-finals

Denmark and Germany reached the semi-finals of the European Under-21 Championship in the Czech Republic after taking the top two spots in Group A on Tuesday.