Lucrative telemedicine market

Munich (dpa) - Remote medical treatment and new technologies for online healthcare are steadily growing more popular in the US, while things have been slower over in Europe. But Germany's telemedicine market now looks set…

Homeopathy in decline in Germany

Karlsruhe, Germany (dpa) - The market for homeopathic medicines has boomed for years in health-conscious Germany, at the same time as the debate has raged over its efficacy, but now there are signs of a…

Sharing two-man bob gold

Pyeongchang, South Korea (dpa) - Canadian pilot Justin Kripps and Germany's Francesco Friedrich shared gold in the two-man bobsleigh on Monday after finishing with exactly the same time from four runs at the Winter Olympics.…

Underequipped German army ever less ready for battle,…

Germany's armed forces are being pushed beyond their limits as Berlin makes greater international commitments while failing to invest in and reform the military, according to a report published Tuesday. "The army's readiness to deploy…

Facts about “make-or-break”

Berlin (dpa) - The fate of Germany lies in the hands of close to half a million Social Democrat (SPD) members, who started voting Tuesday on whether or not to join a coalition government with…

Bundesbank: German boom to continue

Frankfurt (dpa) - The German central bank expects the country's economic boom to continue, according to its monthly report released Monday. The central bank expects 2017's high rate of growth to continue into the first…