The young Scot missing for 11 days in…

On February 10th Liam Colgan disappeared while celebrating his brother’s stag do on Hamburg’s party mile. Several clues in the strange case point to a small town just south of the Hanseatic city. Colgan had…

What working parents in Germany need to know…

With the cold and flu season currently affecting adults and children across Deutschland, a common reoccurring question is whether workers have to come into the office when their child is sick. The first week of…

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…