Football does its best to keep pace with athletics in the sporting scandal stakes as Wolfgang Niersbach quits over Fifa loan claims
Move 'likely to raise hackles' in Moscow, which has accused Nato of trying to militarise border territories
Festival of lager and Bavarian culture is worth an estimated €1.1bn to German economy
Martin Patzelt said opening up his home might help 'get rid of the hostility' towards migrants in Germany
An end to benefit tourism and protections for the City on the PM's shopping list as he heads to Brussels
Police say smugglers made a 'logistical error' in the second accidental drug delivery to the budget supermarket
German scientists build 'self-aware' Super Mario character who needs no guidance from human hands
Lutz Bachmann, leader of the German far-right organisation, dismissed the photo as 'just a joke'
Salafi violence is on the rise across the Arab world - and may be gaining a dangerous foothold in Europe
Rally against 'Islamisation of the West' attracts record crowds in Dresden, but other German cities protest against Pegida
Critics say the redevelopment of Prora, a Nazi seaside 'paradise', affirms Hitler's vision
Midfielder ruled out until after Christmas, but some Arsenal fans might not be too worried
Advisory group says practice should be decriminalised as it isn't up to the courts to uphold social taboos
The smartphone-based network says it will defy the court and keep trading despite threat of fines
Bild reels off British holiday ailments, from 'underwear amnesia' to 'Prince Harry syndrome'
Mertesacker, Ozil and Schurrle strut their stuff in Berlin. It was probably a good idea on the plane...
'Yes, we're serious' say German MPs considering a return to old fashioned methods after US spy row
Was Argentine star only named as player of the World Cup for 'marketing' reasons?
The best player, the best game and the most memorable moments from a month of football
Football-loving Chancellor seems more popular than ever after Germany's World Cup success