DW Germany German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said accounting methods for international trade are outdated and need to be revised. If services were included, the US would actually run a large surplus with Europe, she pointed out. Angela Merkel accuses US of running trade surplus — if you include services
DW Germany Five local lawmakers have been sentenced for election fraud in western Germany. Among them is a vocal supporter of Russian President Vladimir Putin, who has drawn criticism for his trips to Crimea and eastern Ukraine. Putin sympathizer among local German politicians sentenced for election fraud
DW Germany There may be disagreement within the German government on how to fight illegal migration. But Angela Merkel seems to have found a potentially valuable ally in her Austrian counterpart, Sebastian Kurz. Germany's Angela Merkel gets support on migration from Austria's Sebastian Kurz
DW Germany Migrant, refugee, asylum-seeker, and immigrant — these terms are used frequently in media reports and have even confused experts. DW takes a look at the most frequently used migration terms and what they mean in Germany. Glossary of terms: asylum, refugees, migration
DW Germany A 17-year-old turned himself into police following the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl in Viersen. Police had earlier released a 25-year-old man who had been falsely suspected of the crime. German police in Viersen arrest suspect in teenage girl stabbing
DW Germany German MPs investigating the case of Anis Amri have decided to go to court to get access to intelligence documents. They say Angela Merkel’s government withheld what it knew about the Berlin Christmas market attacker. German government accused of blocking Anis Amri investigation
DW Germany The SPD has presented a 100-page list of reasons for the party’s crushing election loss last year. After taking only 20.5 percent of the vote, the party is trying to come back, but has it identified the real problems? Germany's Social Democrats publish analysis of 2017 election debacle
DW Germany A German boy was allegedly sold for sex on the darknet by his mother and her partner, who face multiple charges. Outrage over the case has ensnared local authorities whose missteps may have allowed the abuse to continue. Child sex abuse trial begins in one of Germany's worst...
DW Germany A man of Turkish descent has turned himself in to German police, following the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl in the town of Viersen. The teenager’s body was found in a park in the center of the town. Teenage girl stabbed to death in park in Viersen,...
DW Germany The aircraft bound for Philadelphia was empty at the time of the accident. Ten people, including ground staff and firefighters, have been taken to a hospital with complaints of irritation in respiratory tracts. Lufthansa plane catches fire at Frankfurt Airport