Germany paves way for 'third gender' option at birth
The German government on Wednesday approved a draft law allowing a third gender option on birth certificates for babies who are not distinctly male or female.
Analysis identifies which countries could see more real estate investment
Canada and Germany have been identified as the world’s most underweight real estate investment markets and are set to attract billions of dollars per year.
'So much love': Ozil thanks Arsenal fans after Germany racism row
Mesut Ozil thanked Arsenal fans for their "love" at a pre-season friendly after a torrid week following his racism allegations against Germany's football body.
German FA boss rejects Ozil racism charge, but admits mistake
The chief of the German Football Association (DFB) on Thursday rejected accusations of racism by Mesut Ozil, but admitted he should have done more to protect the midfielder against discriminatory abuse.
Five key dates in the Mesut Ozil saga
After the stunning announcement of Mesut Ozil's retirement from international football after a career including Germany's triumph at the 2014 World Cup, we look at the key moments that culminated in his bombshell announcement on Sunday evening. - Erdogan meeting - The fiasco started on May 13 when Ozil and fellow Germany midfielder Ilkay Gundogan…
Ozil's resignation sparks Germany racism storm as Ankara cheers
Mesut Ozil's decision to quit playing for Germany unleashed a racism storm in Berlin on Monday, but earned the applause of Ankara with a Turkish minister hailing "a goal against the virus of fascism".
Turkey hails 'goal against fascist virus' after Ozil quits Germany side
Turkish ministers on Monday warmly applauded the decision of Turkish-origin German footballer Mesut Ozil to quit the national team on the grounds of racism, with one senior minister hailing "a goal against the virus of fascism."
Mesut Ozil quits international football
Mesut Ozil said Sunday he was quitting the German national football team, citing "racism" in the criticism of him after the side's World Cup debacle. Ozil, who has Turkish roots, had been under fire since posing for a controversial photograph with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in May which sparked questions about his loyalty to…
Ozil defends controversial picture with Erdogan
(FILES) This handout picture taken and released on May 13, 2018 and released on May 14, 2018 by the Turkish Presidential Press office shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) posing for a photo with German footballer of Turkish origin Mesut Ozil (L) in London.Footballer Mesut Ozil said on july 22, 2018 he had no…
Germany drops sanctions on Turkey, relaxes travel advice
Germany has lifted economic sanctions on Turkey and relaxed its travel advice to the country, Berlin said Saturday, after Ankara ended its two-year state of emergency.
Austria, Germany, Switzerland foresee more foreign investments in Nigeria
Representatives of Austria, Germany and Switzerland have reiterated commitment to expanding business activities and workforce in Nigeria, following the recent ranking by the World Bank Ease of Doing Business index which placed the country among the 10 most improved economies. The delegate of German Industry and Commerce in Nigeria, Marc Lucassen, said foreign businessmen were…