Germany's defense minister has called for cutting back on troops in anti-terror operations, a paper reported. Another top politician said Chancellor Merkel should tell Germany why its soldiers should be in Afghanistan.
Merkel should explain why Germany should be in Afghanistan, Struck said
Like Struck, Defense Minister Jung thinks Germany should stay
The IFA, the year's biggest consumer electronics show, is kicking off in Berlin. It comes as the industry - except for TV manufacturers - eagerly awaits the holiday shopping season.
Argentina's central bank is cracking down on the banking giant HSBC amid a multi-billion-dollar tax evasion scandal. It has demanded that the British lender's local unit president be replaced within 24 hours.
Think Cinderella and Snow White. Towards the end of the Middle Ages, Germany's nobility began building more prestigious residences to show power. We present 10 of the most beautiful ones - right out of a fairytale.