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'Blockbuster' WWII bomb forces evacuation of 60,000 in Frankfurt

More than 70 years after the end of the war, unexploded bombs are regularly found buried in Germany.

'I turned myself in': Vietnam's former oil exec confesses on state television

His confession dovetails with Vietnam's official line on why he returned, but it remains unclear how he did so.

Vietnam 'regrets' German kidnapping allegations after oil exec 'turns himself in'

Hanoi says it 'respects and wants to develop a strategic relationship' with Berlin.
August 03, 2017 | 04:18 pm GMT+7

Macron outshines Merkel as EU's top diplomat

Germany has for years longed for a stronger French partner, but may have got more than it bargained for as the self-confident Emmanuel Macron takes Europe's spotlight.
July 17, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Nearly 500 police hurt in G20 clashes

Violence continued to rage after G20 leaders returned home Saturday.
July 10, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Multi-million dollar deals inked between Vietnamese, German firms

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is hoping expert German support will help accelerate Vietnam's automobile industry.
July 07, 2017 | 04:43 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese in Germany protest China's militarization of contested waters

Over 100 protesters gathered to condemn China's actions in the Spratly and Paracel archipelagos.
April 25, 2017 | 08:45 am GMT+7

Germany hits back at Trump over NATO after icy meeting

However Trump tweeted he had had a GREAT meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
March 20, 2017 | 09:23 am GMT+7

Tensions show as Trump, Merkel meet for first time

Merkel's suggestion of a handshake went unheard or ignored by Trump -- an awkward moment in what are usually highly scripted occasions.
March 18, 2017 | 09:48 am GMT+7

Berlin truck attack: the investigation so far

The manhunt for a Tunisian suspect is on.
December 22, 2016 | 09:22 am GMT+7

Truck ploughs into crowd at Berlin Christmas market, nine dead

45 injured brought to hospitals, police say.
December 20, 2016 | 08:11 am GMT+7

Afghan refugee boy's wish fulfilled by Germany's Merkel

It was right after one of her supporters told her to resign over her refugee policy.
November 30, 2016 | 09:12 am GMT+7

Germany seizes $1 million worth of illegal ivory en route to Vietnam

German customs officials confiscate 1.2 tons of illegal ivory in the largest haul in Europe in ten years.
September 10, 2016 | 09:24 pm GMT+7

Suitcase filled with aerosols detonated near a migrant center in Germany

But police say there was no explosion in incident near migrant center.
July 27, 2016 | 11:31 pm GMT+7

Patient shoots, kills doctor in Berlin then kills himself

Police say "no signs at all" of link with terrorism 
July 27, 2016 | 08:27 am GMT+7