Germany condemns `cruel cowardice` of Pakistan attack

Germany on Tuesday condemned the "cruel cowardice" of a Taliban attack that killed at least 130 people, most of them children, in an army-run school in Pakistan.

Robot flies to Germany as airline passenger from Los Angeles

A humanoid robot with a head, hands and feet and wearing stylish red sneakers boarded a flight for Germany at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday, becoming what was billed as the first robot traveling as a paid passenger on an airline.

15,000 join anti-Islam protest in eastern Germany

A record 15,000 people marched Monday in eastern Germany against "asylum cheats" and the country`s "Islamisation" in the latest show of strength of a growing far-right populist movement.

Merkel warns Germans not to fall prey to anti-immigrant group

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday condemned a wave of protests against immigrants, asylum seekers and the "Islamisation" of the country and warned Germans not to be "exploited" by extremists.

Pak hockey players to get grand welcome after CT performance
Pak hockey players to get grand welcome after CT performance

Pakistan Hockey Federation has planned a grand welcome for its team, which finished runners-up in the just-concluded Champions Trophy, when the players return home tomorrow via the Wagah border.

France, Germany discuss Ukraine crisis with Poroshenko

The leaders of France and Germany discussed a shaky ceasefire deal and economic reforms for Ukraine in a telephone call with President Petro Poroshenko on Sunday.

Germany beat Pakistan 2-0, bag 10th Champions Trophy title
Germany beat Pakistan 2-0, bag 10th Champions Trophy title

Olympic champions Germany clinched the Hero Champions Trophy title with a convincing 2-0 win over Pakistan in the summit clash, snapping their five-year old jinx in the elite eight-nation event at the packed Kalinga Stadium, here on Sunday.

Pakistan edge past India 4-3 to enter Champions trophy final
Pakistan edge past India 4-3 to enter Champions trophy final

A misfiring India squandered a golden opportunity to create history as they went down 3-4 against arch-rivals Pakistan in a high-voltage semifinal of the Hero Champions Trophy hockey tournament, here on Saturday.

Germany end Australia's Champions Trophy reign
Germany end Australia's Champions Trophy reign

Olympic gold medallists Germany quashed Australia`s bid to win a sixth successive Champions Trophy field hockey title, ousting the side 3-2 in the semi-final on Saturday.

Champions Trophy Hockey, 2nd semi-final: India vs Pakistan - As it happened...
Champions Trophy Hockey, 2nd semi-final: India vs Pakistan - As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of Champions Trophy Hockey tournament second semi-final between India and Pakistan, being played at Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar.

German court foils bid to make Snowden testify in Berlin

 Germany`s top court Friday threw out an opposition bid to get whistle-blower Edward Snowden invited to testify in Berlin before a parliamentary committee inquiring into US spying activities in Germany.

German parties lose court bid to quiz Snowden in Berlin

Germany`s top court said on Friday it rejected a bid by leftist opposition parties to call former NSA contractor Edward Snowden as a witness in a parliamentary probe of US intelligence activities.

Germany`s new far-right populists rail against Islam

 They march in their thousands every Monday evening, wave German national flags and angrily protest against "criminal asylum seekers" and the "Islamisation" of their home country.

Germany confident India will find "practical solution" to language issue

Germany on Thursday voiced confidence that the Modi government will find a "practical solution" to the issue of dropping German language as an alternative to Sanskrit in central schools.

No proof so far that NSA bugged Merkel's phone: Prosecutor

Germany`s top public prosecutor said an investigation into suspected tapping of Chancellor Angela Merkel`s mobile phone by U.S. spies had so far failed to find any concrete evidence.

Germany to train anti-IS fighters in Iraq

 Germany said Thursday it planned to send around 100 soldiers to northern Iraq to train Kurdish peshmerga fighters battling the Islamic State militant group.

Narendra Modi to jointly open Hannover trade fair along with Merkel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will jointly open the Hannover trade fair along with German Chancellor Angela Merkel when he travels to Germany next April.

CIA torture 'violated democratic values', says Germany

Germany said on Wednesday the CIA torture detailed in a US Senate report was "a gross violation of our liberal, democratic values" and "a serious mistake" that must never happen again.

CIA torture `violated democratic values`, says Germany

Germany said Wednesday the CIA torture detailed in a US Senate report was "a gross violation of our liberal, democratic values" that must never happen again and "a serious mistake".

CPM MP opposes decision to replace German with Sanskrit in KVs

CPI-M on Tuesday protested in Rajya Sabha against government's decision to replace German with Sanskrit in class XI and class XII in Kendriya Vidyalayas.