Germany wary of `motivated` Scots: Joachim Loew
Germany wary of `motivated` Scots: Joachim Loew

Following a 4-2 defeat against Argentina, Germany manager Joachim Loew expects Jerome Boateng`s return to help the world champions improve in their first European Champoinship qualifying match against Scotland on Sunday.

German Foreign Minister visiting India

Ahead of talks between its Foreign Minister and his Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj on Monday, Germany on Saturday said it shares important interest with Indian government and minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier's visit will intensify Indo-German relations in key areas like trade, business and energy.

Feeling the strain, Germany moves to tighten asylum rules

Germany, which has for two years been Europe`s leading destination for asylum seekers, is planning to toughen its immigration laws as it struggles to deal with a growing influx of new arrivals. 

Lufthansa flights grounded in new pilots' strike

Lufthansa, Germany's biggest airline, said it will cancel 200 flights on Friday, affecting 25,000 passengers, as a consequence of a pilots' strike to be held later in the day.

NATO leaders keep up pressure on Russia despite Ukraine hopes
NATO leaders keep up pressure on Russia despite Ukraine hopes

Ukraine on Thursday raised hopes of a ceasefire with pro-Moscow rebels during a NATO summit where Britain and the United States urged the international community to stand up to Russia and counter the threat from Islamic State.

Germany seek England support to land Euro 2024
Germany seek England support to land Euro 2024

Germany want England`s support to land the European soccer championship in 2024 and are offering to pull out of bidding for matches in 2020 and support an English bid for the 2028 tournament.

After World Cup trauma, Dunga's Brazil re-start against Colombia
After World Cup trauma, Dunga's Brazil re-start against Colombia

It will be easier said than done but Brazil attempt to put their World Cup humiliation behind them when they start life under new coach Dunga in a friendly against Colombia in Miami on Friday.

Angel Di Maria dazzles as Argentina crush Germany
Angel Di Maria dazzles as Argentina crush Germany

A brilliant performance from Angel Di Maria spurred Argentina to a crushing 4-2 friendly win over world champions Germany on Wednesday in an entertaining rematch of July’s World Cup final.

Frankfurt court bans Uber taxi services across Germany

A German regional court has issued a temporary injunction against Uber, the fast-growing, U.S.-based online chauffeur service which is no stranger to legal challenges from taxi-cab rivals and regulators around the globe.

Bastian Schweinsteiger named Germany captain
Bastian Schweinsteiger named Germany captain

Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger was named captain of the national team on Tuesday, succeeding Bayern Munich team mate Philipp Lahm, who retired from international football following their World Cup victory in Brazil in July.

Germany to open central memorial to Nazis` disabled victims

Germany will inaugurate the first national memorial to the estimated 300,000 ill and disabled people systematically murdered by the Nazis on Tuesday, at a ceremony with victims` relatives.

Russia has 'severed' partnership with Europe, says Germany

 

Gdansk(Poland): Russia has "effectively severed its partnership" with Europe and wants to establish a new order, German President Joachim Gauck said today.

Germany's Mesut Ozil doubtful for Argentina friendly
Germany's Mesut Ozil doubtful for Argentina friendly

Germany`s Mesut Ozil is unlikely to play in the friendly against World Cup finalists Argentina on Wednesday but could be fit for the Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland on Sunday, team manager Oliver Bierhoff said on Monday.

Germany`s anti-euro party makes breakthrough in state vote

German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s conservatives retained their grip on power in the eastern state of Saxony on Sunday but now face opposition from a fledgling anti-euro party, which won its first seats in a regional assembly.

Germany to send anti-tank weapons, rifles to Iraqi Kurds

 Germany will send anti-tank rocket launchers, rifles and hand grenades to support Iraqi Kurds battling jihadist militants fighting for the Islamic State, the defence ministry announced Sunday.

Christoph Kramer left with no memories of World Cup final
Christoph Kramer left with no memories of World Cup final

Germany midfielder Christoph Kramer has admitted he will probably never regain his memory of the time he spent on the field before coming off with concussion during the World Cup final.

Bernard Tomic out of US Open with injury; Davis Cup in question
Bernard Tomic out of US Open with injury; Davis Cup in question

Bernard Tomic withdrew from his second-round match at the U.S. Open on Friday with a hip injury that could keep him from representing Australia in Davis Cup action next month.

Confident Mesut Ozil says his stats prove critics wrong
Confident Mesut Ozil says his stats prove critics wrong

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has come out all guns blazing after criticism of his displays by stating he is among the best number 10s in the world who can help lead his side to glory.

Russia's Ukraine action a 'military intervention': Germany

Russia`s actions inside Ukraine "add up to a military intervention," German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s spokesman said Friday, ahead of an EU summit that will consider fresh sanctions against Moscow.

Gomez, Reus called up for Germany matches
Gomez, Reus called up for Germany matches

Mario Gomez and Marco Reus, who both missed Germany`s World Cup-winning campaign through injury, have returned to the squad for next month`s friendly against Argentina and a Euro 2016 qualifier at home to Scotland.