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17/10/2014 Panic over Ebola reaches fever-pitch despite calls for calm

Airport baggage handlers refusing to unload suitcases, a journalist quarantined by his wife, parents taking kids out of school: hysteria over Ebola...

16/10/2014 Ebola: Questions about a stealthy virus

The Ebola virus species that has killed more than 4,000 people in west Africa caught everyone by surprise when it erupted thousands of kilometres...

22/10/2014 Ex-German professor makes Twitter splash saying 'Nein'

Former Ivy League professor of German Eric Jarosinski seemed an unlikely Twitter phenomenon in the making, at least on paper.

16/10/2014 Football: Germany in state of shock after poor Euro start

Just three months after their World Cup triumph, Germany are in a state of shock following the poor start to their Euro 2016 qualifiers with...

16/10/2014 Dutch 'Black Pete' finally gets facelift

Black Pete, the jolly sidekick of the Dutch Saint Nicholas, is finally getting a facelift after years of bitter debate including death threats...

21/10/2014 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...

14/10/2014 Street party to mark 25 years since fall of Berlin Wall

Germany will throw a giant street party next month to mark 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall with light shows, Beethoven and a rendition...

 
 
 
 
 
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The ABCs of the German school system

What you need to know about German schools and daycare.

German immigration and residency regulations

German immigration and residency regulations

Want to move to Germany but haven’t figured out the details? Check out Expatica’s overview of the German permit system.

Driving in Berlin: Rules, habits and fines

Driving in Berlin: Rules, habits and fines

In part one of our two part series, we cover the driving culture in Berlin, where to park and buy gas and, most importantly, the laws.

Looking for work in Germany: The in depth version

Looking for work in Germany: The in depth version

Our comprehensive guide includes information on how to find work, recruitment agencies, employment contracts and labour law.