Tesla shares drop after Daimler sells 4% stake
Tesla Motors shares dropped Tuesday after Daimler said it had sold its roughly four percent stake in the US electric carmaker but would continue their partnership.The sale of...
(Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:00:16 +0200)
Lufthansa pilots extend strike to long-haul services
Lufthansa pilots, on strike since Monday, extended their industrial action to include long-haul flights, grounding almost all inbound and outbound services in a major German airport.
(Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:00:20 +0200)
WWII ships found deep in 'Graveyard of the Atlantic'
Two sunken ships from World War II -- a German U-boat and an American merchant vessel -- have been found deep in the ocean off the coast of North Carolina, officials said...
(Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:00:17 +0200)
Germany's Bertelsmann to buy US e-learning firm
German media company Bertelsmann said Tuesday it would buy online education provider Relias Learning, its biggest US acquisition since taking over Random House in 1998. It...
(Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:00:15 +0200)
Nigeria minister 'optimistic' Boko Haram will free girls
Nigeria's foreign minister said Tuesday that Abuja hopes to end the conflict with Islamist militant group Boko Haram soon and win the release of more than 200 kidnapped...
(Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:00:22 +0200)
Pistorius cannot run in Paralympics during jail term: organisers
Oscar Pistorius will not be allowed to run in the Paralympics for the whole of his five-year jail term, even if he is released early under house arrest, a spokesman for the...
(Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:00:30 +0200)
Merkel: Allies should help Ukraine pay Russian gas debt
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday called on Ukraine's allies to help the war-scarred nation pay off its gas debts to Russia, amid concern over gas supplies this...
(Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:00:21 +0200)
WTO sets up body to settle EU-Russia vehicle battle
The World Trade Organization on Monday set up a body to rule on a raging trade dispute between Brussels and Moscow over duties imposed on European vehicles in Russia.The...
(Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:00:22 +0200)
France, Germany pledge action to boost investment, growth
France and Germany, the eurozone's two biggest economies, promised Monday to do what was needed to boost investment in the single currency area at a time when the region's economy...
(Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:00:26 +0200)
German pilots strike after weekend rail chaos
Lufthansa pilots launched a strike Monday, deepening Germany's travel chaos after train drivers stopped work at the weekend just as school holidays began in much of the...
(Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:00:18 +0200)