The Guardian And 'Miss Germany' is … er … pull the udder one The Guardian German cow Loh Nastygirl has been crowned the country's most beautiful bovine after charming judges in the northern city of Oldenburg this week.
Is Germany's image improving in the UK? Deutsche Welle "Hitler," said one British woman walking near the Baker Street underground station in London, when asked what her first thought was upon hearing the word "Germany." "Seriously?
The carnival season is coming to a close, with "Rosenmontag" (Rose Monday) a highlight of Germany's festivities. It's the day for major parades with a decidedly satirical bent, and 2013 offered plenty of domestic fodder.
Bad luck rubs off on Germany's chimney sweeps USA TODAY BERLIN – Walking down a cobbled Berlin street clad in the black brass-buttoned jacket and top hat typical of German chimney sweeps, Timo Stahl is mobbed by people wanting to shake his hand.
Today we leave our world of "Hochdeutsch" (standard German) and peek at the wealth of colorful expressions in German dialects. In the Oberpfalz in Eastern Bavaria, a "Sinsamsodara" is an old and cute word for a moony person.
Munich striker 'watching Homeland to learn German and win new contract' Metro Norway striker Ola Kamara has come up with a novel way of learning German after moving to new club 1860 Munich – by watching his favourite TV series Homeland.
EU migration to Germany The Economist Mr Gómez, from Andalusia in Spain, learned a smattering of German in school and passable English while studying in America. But when he came back to Spain he saw that hardly anybody in his class of 80 had a job.
Der Skandal um als Rind deklariertes Pferdefleisch weitet sich aus: Nach britischen Untersuchungen enthielten Produkte eines französischen Herstellers bis zu 100 Prozent Pferdefleisch. Die Kunden ahnten nichts.