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  • WWII bomb forces mass evacuation in central Berlin

    The planned disposal of an unexploded World War II bomb will force a mass evacuation around Berlin's central railway station and likely spark transport chaos in the German capital.

  • 2 dead in German nightclub shooting: police

    A gunman opens fire at a nightclub in southern Germany, killing one and wounding four before being shot by police, officials say in a statement.

  • Bayern captain Lahm to retire at end of season

    Bayern Munich's Philipp Lahm, who captained Germany to their 2014 World Cup victory, will retire at the end of the season a year before his contract with the German champions expires, the 33-year-old defender said on Tuesday.

  • Bayern beat Werder for record 13th straight time

    Bayern Munich edged past Werder Bremen 2-1 on Saturday for a Bundesliga record 13th consecutive win over them to stay three points clear at the top of the table.

  • Lewandowski's last-gasp goal earns Bayern 2-1 win

    Robert Lewandowski scored twice, including a stoppage-time winner as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich came from a goal down to beat Freiburg 2-1 on Friday and open up a six point lead as the league resumed after the winter break.

  • Dortmund stumble against Augsburg

    Borussia Dortmund missed a bagful of chances to draw 1-1 at home with Augsburg on Tuesday, as they squandered the opportunity to make up ground in the Bundesliga title race heading into the winter break.

  • Dortmund's hot-shots eye goal record at Real

    Borussia Dortmund can set a new Champions League goal record at Real Madrid on Wednesday if the likes of Marco Reus, Ousmane Dembele or Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang score at the Bernabeu.

  • Bayern end winless streak

    Bayern Munich ended a three-match winless run when they beat Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 on Saturday, although the Bundesliga champions still had to cling on at the end.

  • ManCity seek knockout spot at Gladbach

    Manchester City, buoyed by the return of Yaya Toure, will look to seal a spot in the Champions League knockout stage when they travel to Borussia Moenchengladbach on Wednesday to play a team struggling for form.

  • Leipzig knock Bayern off top

    RB Leipzig claimed another milestone in their fledgling history on Friday by taking three points in a 3-2 comeback win at Bayer Leverkusen to knock Bayern Munich off the top of the Bundesliga.

  • Brexit: Berlin eyes Britain’s tech talent

    In the wake of Brexit, start-ups and global funds are now considering Germany's capital as their base.

  • Tagore and Einstein

    Tagore's encounters with luminaries of the West

    Rabindranath Tagore, during his visits abroad, he engaged in intriguing conversations with brilliant minds from across the world – starting from British sci-fi master HG Wells to French dramatist-art historian Romain Rolland to genius German physicist Albert Einstein – where he spoke about the correlation of art and science, international relations and religion, and multiculturalism.

  • Brussels police arrest 6 over 'New Year terror plot'

    Police in Brussels arrests six people in connection with an alleged plot to target the city on New Year's Eve, prosecutors say.

  • Terror alert for New Year celebrations

    Security is being stepped up in major European cities ahead of New Year celebrations, with officials wary of possible terror plots.

  • Bolt aiming to crack 19 seconds in 200 meters

    Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt has already started his preparations for next year's Rio Games and wants to break 19 seconds in the 200 meters.

  • Sony Phone is first to have 4K screen

    Sony has unveiled the first smartphone to feature a 4K-resolution screen.

  • Aleix Vidal

    Barcelona sign Aleix Vidal

    Champions League winners Barcelona sign Sevilla defender Aleix Vidal for a reported fee of £16m - despite their transfer ban.

  • Cannes Film Festival refuses to open up to television series - for now

    The Cannes Film Festival has no intention of honouring a television series with one of its selections.