The eu parliament has voted by a large majority in favor of christine lagarde, the current head of the imf, to head the european central bank (ecb). Lagarde…

Sales in the main construction sector soared by a nominal 12.5 percent in 2011 to around 93.4 billion euros, according to the federal statistical office in wiesbaden on…

At the meeting of EU interior ministers, german interior minister horst seehofer (CSU) wants to promote a "temporary transitional arrangement" for the distribution of migrants rescued from distress…

From lichtenfels to the weihersmuhle in the kleinziegenfelder valley: the following 20-kilometer tour starts at the sports center at the friedenslinde. Here we follow the 6 mark (black…

Despite a sharp rise in unemployment, the german labor market started the new year as well as it has since 26 years ago. Fewer unemployed in a january…

Did neil armstrong steal his legendary moon quote from "tintin"?? 15 years before the apollo 11 mission, the belgian comic heroes were already on the move on the…

If the gray cells are not trained regularly, the brain’s efficiency will decrease in old age. Erika schneider, the senior citizens’ representative and course leader, therefore offers memory…

Rico pfitzner doesn't just stand at the stove and cook. He offers a little cooking show. The many steps that take the average hobby cook many minutes, if…

The control volume is immense. "As a result, we will only deliver vehicles that are 100 percent," said the VW spokesman. It is foreseeable that a "substantial part"…

"Anything can happen", says eva szepesi when asked by a schoolgirl if she thought something like that could happen again. But she has been to many schools and…