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Radiation fraud must be exposed

Many people think that science is somehow immune to frauds and misrepresentations. Application of the "scientific method"...

Unforgettable Sound of Primavera 2016

The indie festival Primavera Sound opened up its great lineup on 1st June for the 16th time with Britpop legend Suede who...

Computers of the future may have eyes of an insect

Ready for the movies
Hold a pencil in front of you and look at it with one or the other eye closed: it appears to shift a little. That's the...

Munich WW2 bomb detonation

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Tercer Ojo: Absenta, el Hada Verde

Antigua etiqueta de licor Absenta
Para comenzar la historia de la absenta, habría que remontarse a las primeras destilaciones realizadas en Egipto, donde...

An African woman's perspective on gaining asylum The lengthy decision wait, a nuts driving episode

Victoria Lillian
An African woman's perspective on gaining asylum The lengthy decision wait, a nuts driving episode By Victoria Lillian...

Wood floats 1860 playoff boat

Is Bobby Wood the answer to 1860's striking issues with Lauth absent and Friend injured? Photo: Tony Mayger
The opening day of the second half of the season ended in defeat for TSV 1860 München and although that strikes an all...

Bayern hit Ingolstadt for six

Plenty of talent warming the bench. Photo courtesy FC Bayern Munich
Allianz Arena - From the moment the draw for the 2nd round of the German Cup was made, Bayern Munich would have been...

Bayern's Title Chances in Tatters

Dortmund derail Bayern's title chances
Allianz Arena, Munich, February 26 - Borussia Dortmund continued their relentless march to the Bundesliga title as they...

Bayern look to reel in "Neverkusen"

Heynckes - a wanted man. Photo courtesy wikimedia/Alexsandr Osniov
Having breathed a collective sigh of relief after sealing a Champions League qualification spot with last weekend's 8-1...

Gomez Goal-Fest as Bayern thrash Freiburg

Gomez the go-to man. Photo FC Bayern Munich
Allianz Arena - Bayern Munich returned to the top of the Bundesliga after a 7-0 demolition job of a woeful SC Freiburg...

Inter punish naive Bayern

Eto'o Inter-vened early for the holders. Photo wikimedia/Steindy
Allianz Arena, Munich - Holders Inter Milan staged a remarkable second-half recovery to send a shell-shocked FC Bayern...

Tevez 'toys' as Gomez double-strike sinks City

Tevez's tantrum was the main story. Photo wikimedia/Alfonso Jimenez
Allianz Arena - Mario Gomez continued his hot streak with two first-half goals as Bayern Munich showed their Champions...

Bayern sink 'Yellow Submarine'

Ribery rampant again. Photo wikimedia/rayand
Allianz Arena - Bayern Munich progressed to the last 16 of the Champions League for the fourth year running after a...

Gomezmerising!

Gomez - the goal machine. Photo wikimedia commons/Steindy
No other current Bayern star polarises fan opinion more than striker Mario Gomez. Christened 'Super Mario' early in his...

Klose and Müller at the Double

Thomas Müller enjoyed his night with two goals against Kazakhstan
Road to Euro 2012 Poland and Ukraine Germany extended their lead at the top of Euro 2012 Qualifying Group A with a...

Lions Lack Killer Instinct

1860 blew an early lead.
Allianz Arena, February 7 - 1860 Munich were again made to pay for negligence in front of goal, conceding a sloppy late...

Bayern up for sniff of Eau de Cologne

Robben leads the Bayern attack
Munich, February 5 - Saturday sees Bayern München face a tricky trip to lowly Cologne, where they will look to...

End nigh for King Louis?

Louis van Gaal faces a dark future if the team loses again
Bayern host Hoffenheim with van Gaal's future at stake Once the dreaded buzzwords begin to circulate that a coach has...

Lions ready for Cup challenge in Osnabrück

American Bobby Wood will travel with the team.  Photo: 1860
Grünwalder Strasse, Giesing - After two league matches, TSV 1860 Munich will play in their first German Cup match Friday...

Voll Speed Ahead!

Kevin Volland (right) ran circles around Union all day Saturday.  Photo courtesy 1860
Kevin Volland brace helps Lions tame Berlin Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 München took a giant stride up the table...

Djorde Raks One Up

Djorde Rakic could have ran all the way home on the A9 after scoring his first goal of the season.  Photo: 1860 Munich
Audi Sport Park, Ingolstadt - TSV1860 survived a nervous final 5 minutes in their game with FC Ingolstadt on Friday...

Only a matter of time

Jupp Heynckes knows his club will find their rhythm and reclaim the top spot.  Photo: FC Bayern archive
Bayern Munich travel to Stuttgart for Cup Match Säbener Strasse, Munich - After Borussia Dortmund's gutsy win in...

Serious case of Jekyll and Hyde for Germany

Kroos disappointed Photo: Wikimedia/Steindy
Germany threw away a four goal lead in one of the most incredible World Cup qualifiers to date. Despite leading the game...

Zebras to devour Lions?

Munich Jan 28 - An air of depression hangs heavily over 1860 Munich. They are faced with waning crowds, a long-standing...

1860 Lowdown

Munich, October 25 - It's safe to assume that 1860 Munich have enjoyed better weeks in their proud history. 1860's recent...

Bayern Crush "Neverkusen"

Bayern celebrate goal fest
Allianz Arena, Munich - Cruising to a 5-1 win in their first game since the sacking of Coach Louis van Gaal, Bayern...

Ribéry Brace as Basle are Faulty

Allianz Arena, December 8 - Bayern took the honours in a clash of the FCBs, comfortably beating Basle 3-0 to seal their...

Bundesliga Booming on Back of Germany's Fantastic World Cup

Action-packed games and realistic ticket prices mean packed stadiums across Germany - bucking the trend across...

Raúl Reigns Supreme

Raul leads Schalke to the German Cup final over Bayern
Spanish superstar Raúl fired Schalke 04 into the German Cup final with the only goal of the game against cup holders FC...

Pole-axed

Vitali Klitschko put a beat down on Tomasz Adamek to hold onto his belt.  Photo: RTL
The Klitschko reign of dominance in the heavyweight boxing division remains unchanged after elder brother Vitali...

Vital-i Signs Look Good

Vitali "Dr. Ironfirst"
This Saturday 40-year-old WBC Heavyweight World Champion Vitali Klitschko will take on highly rated Polishman Tomasz...

Shocking gun assault in the USA

On Friday night, at least 12 people were killed and 58 wounded in a shooting in a southeastern suburb of Denver,...

Traffic Light Upends Car

Fuerstenfeldbruck. A 32 year old woman driving a Seat, lost a battle with a set of traffic lights yesterday in...

Oral Exam for 1860

Kevin Volland will stay but the Lions still need to figure out what's wrong. Photo: 1860 Munich
Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - Struggling FC Ingolstadt 04 appointed former FSV Frankfurt and Leipzig coach Tomas Oral last...

Three Wise Men Bring Festive Cheer

Festive celebrations for Benjamin Lauth and Stefan Aigner from their teammates as they scored.  Photo: 1860 Munich
Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 stretched their run of unbeaten games to four with a 3-0 victory over Eintracht...

Home for the holidays

Jared Homan hopes to dunk home a derby victory for Bayern. Photo: Sperduto/TMT Sports
Munich - 'Tis the season to be with family, friends, and neighbors - and that's what's headlining the local sports...

This week in Munich : Lenny Kravitz in town

December is almost upon us and instead of snow, we're currently experiencing intense bouts of fog in Munich. But we're not...

Spargel Zeit

White asparagus, a German delicacy
There is one type of product that is celebrated throughout Germany in the early Spring until the feast of St. John the...

Ballers exact revenge on Ulm

Center Jared Homan dominated the middle early for Bayern...
Audi Dome, Munich - There's not many times a team gets another chance, in the same exact situation, and get to actually...

Bayern escape Wolves, but still hunted

Bayern will ride Mario Gomez's back to titles this year if he keeps scoring.  Photo: Bundesliga
Allianz Arena, Munich - Liam Neeson's new movie 'The Grey' is about plane crash survivors escaping killer wolves in the...

Bayern Basketball deflate Osnabrück, 96-68

Olympia Eissportzentrum - Jonathan Wallace scored 28 points as Bayern Basketball strengthened their hold at the top of the...

Ballers crush Oldenburg

Center Jared Homan dominated the paint throughout the night.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT Sports
Audi Dome, Munich - FC Bayern Basketball are slowly becoming like their big brother on the football side.  Sold out...

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela - Backstage Werk
Rodrigo y Gabriela, Munich Backstage Werk, 25th November 2011.Rodrigo Sanches y Gabriela Quintero arrived on stage right...

Dynamite Derby

Chevon Troutman will be Bayern's key weapon against the Baskets.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT Sports
Munich - FC Bayern Basketball head coach Dirk Bauermann was looking forward to his team's derby showdown today against...

Hamann leads Bayern to victory

Bayern captain Steffen Hamann could not be contained by Bayreuth.  Photo:  Sperduto/TMT Sports
Audi Dome, Munich - Steffen Hamann scored 22 points as FC Bayern Basketball defeated BBC Bayreuth 73-65 in a Bavarian...

Bayern thump Zagreb

Jonathan Wallace and Bayern were heads above Zagreb with their hot shooting...
Audi Dome, Munich - FC Bayern Basketball may not continue their European season, but they left an impression that the...

Searching for the winning formula

Head coach Dirk Bauermann needs to draw up a plan to get his team back on track.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT
Bayern Basketball host TBB Trier to stop losing streak Audi Dome, Munich - Bayern Basketball are at a crossroads....

Augsburg reign in Gladbach

Jan-Ingwer Callsen-Bracker (#18) scored the only goal of the match, but was enough to win at home.  Photo: Bundesliga
SGL Arena, Augsburg - Borussia Monchengladbach's plans to finish the first half of the season on top of the Bundesliga...

Preview - The Little Match Girl Ballet

Viola Klostermann and Laurel Benedict from the unification scene.
Most would agree that the holidays are a joyous occasion, however for some it can be a time of isolation, deep sadness or...

Bayern's balance undress Benetton

Jan-Hendrik Jagla scores two of his 12 points on the night to help beat Benetton.  Photo: TMT/Sperduto
Audi Dome, Munich - FC Bayern celebrated their return to international basketball competition by opening their Eurocup...

New James Bond film - details announced today

James Bond back in action
The title of the 23rd James Bond movie is set to be released later today. Rumoured to be entitled Skyfall (Sony registered...

Does coffee cause or prevents headaches?

Coffee good for you?
People who consume high amounts of caffeine each day are more likely to suffer occasional headaches than those with low...

Kaymer leads field at BMW Open

Martin Kaymer is the main attraction this weekend.
Germany's only European Tour stop tees off tomorrowGolfclub Eichenried, Munich, June 23 - What a difference a year makes....

This Week in Munich

Bob Dylan in concert, Olympiahalle
The final weekend of October brings summertime to an end. If the crisp morning air hasn't made your eyes sting and if the...

Shell and Petronas get Iraq Oil Field

Oil company Shell and Malaysia's state-owned Petronas oil company signed a contract on Sunday to work on Iraq's giant...

AOL plans to close German and French offices

US Internet company AOL announced on Tuesday, 12.01.10 that it intends to close its French and German offices as part of a...

Golden Globe Awards

Science-fiction blockbuster "Avatar" took top honours at the 67th Golden Globes on Sunday, winning best picture and...

Two governing parties hit by donations scandal

Two partners in Germany's ruling coalition have been accused of accepting large donations from the hotel industry in...

VDS Fights Invasion of English words

When the National train company Deutsche Bahn (DB) introduced a "Kiss-and-Ride" service - allowing free 10 minutes'...

Protesters speak out against nuclear power

Munich. To show their disapproval against nuclear power around 700 people formed a human chain in Munich. The campaign...

'Yes, we Gauck' -- Merkel's Waterloo?

MUNICH. Germany's favorite boulevard newspaper, the Berlin-based Bild, set the tone for a rare show of unity among the...

Ude Visits Disputed Olympic Site

Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Munich mayor Christian Ude visited a controversial development area in Garmisch-Partenkirchen for...

The Icing on the Cake

Mmm mmm delish!
After Carrie Bradshaw bit into a delicate, decadent cupcake on Sex and the City, it wasn't long before the trend hit...

Haching face huge Italian job

Haching look to keep the good times rolling at home.
Munich - Generali Haching will host the heavily favored Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo of Italy in their first group match of...

Haching host the Eagles

Generali Haching will hope to block out the Eagles.
Munich - Generali Haching will host Moerser SC at the Generali Sport Arena Wednesday in the Volleyball Bundesliga. First...

Pote-nt Dynamo Shock Lackluster Lions

Lions defender Collin Benjamin tried to keep Mickael Pote in check...
Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 München's poor run of form continued on Sunday when they were comfortably beaten at home...

Bayern Strike Early, Cruise to Victory

Bastian Schweinsteiger and Bayern are running away from the rest of the league.  Photo FC Bayern
Allianz Arena, Munich - As millions of visitors toast the special brew at the Oktoberfest, the rest of the league is...

Munich Football Dominate Sunday

Kevin Volland has his eyes on scoring for Lions until he has to leave.  Photo: TSV 1860
Munich - Party time at the Oktoberfest, as the beer is flowing.  Party time for the Munich football clubs, as the...

Bayern Basketball Start Mission Off With a Bang

Offensive explosion in 3rd quarter buries USC Heidelberg 97-69 Munich, September 24 - German and Bayern soccer legend...

It's Bavarian Derby Week On Ice!

Munich hope to fight their way to the top
Local top league hockey teams battle it out this week Munich, October 4 - The Oktoberfest maybe over, but Bavarians have...

Klose can't stop scoring... for Germany

As Germany continued their predictable surge to the top of UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying Group A with victories over Turkey...

In case you missed it...

Holiday weekend of sports in review Munich, November 1 - This weekend was a pre-cursor for what we should expect the next...

Mission Back on Track

Bayern Basketball shoot lights out in 99-61 trashing of Essen Olympia Eissportzentrum, Munich, November 7 - The mission...

Bayern Basketball make Merlins disappear, 91-65

Olympia Eissportzentrum, November 20 - Jonathan Wallace scored 19 points as FC Bayern Basketball beat the Crailsheim...

EHC Fall at Home to Straubing in Penalties

Munich give up lead and fall 5-4 Olympia Eissportzentrum, November 21 - After a week off, it looked like the rest did EHC...

EHC Overpowered by Mannheim and Wolfsburg

Power-play goals lead to two losses Olympia Eissportzentrum, November 28 - James Pollock scored two power play goals,...

Lauth Scores as Lions Back on the Winning Side

Allianz Arena, December 5 - Benjamin Lauth scored on a cracking shot in the 11th minute and Gabor Kiraly kept a clean...

Home After the Holidays

EHC still searching for first victory in 2011 Olympia Eissportzentrum, January 9 - EHC München spent the holidays on the...

Sickening Saturday, Stupendous Sunday

Weekend Sports Wrap After the two local football clubs fell flat on the pitch on Saturday afternoon, the other sports...

The Tigers Bite off More Than They Can Chew

Munich in the middle of cat fight, travel to Augsburg Panthers for Derby tonight Olympia Eissportzentrum, January 28 -...

Happy Times in Haching

Unterhaching, February 2 - Generali Haching will host Jastrzebski Wegiel in the first leg of the next round of the CEV...

Bayern Basketball face tough road test

Munich, February 11 - There's plenty being written about the Showdown in the Olympiahalle next week when Bayern Basketball...

Haching Serve it Up

Paul Carroll and Haching looking to spike TV
By Simone Sperduto and Marco Menolfi, TMT Sports Munich, February 16 - Three days after the commanding victory in the top...

Time for Redemption

Bayern Basketball hope to exact revenge at Olympiahalle Munich - Six games into Mission: Promotion, Bayern was dealt a...

Bayern Ballers hold off Baskets

Fast start help Munich win Showdown against Würzburg Olympiahalle, Munich, February 20 - Jonathan Wallace scored 22...

Weekend sports action for local clubs

A typical weekend in Munich.  Everyone won their respective matches, Maria Riesch won her ski event... hold on,...

Winning Weekend

Despite EHC's loss on Friday, the local teams didn't let that spoil their weekends and all came away with points, one even...

Handball invades Munich

THW Kiel will try to beat HSV Hamburg after losing the last two Super Cups.  Photo courtesy HBL
Munich - Over the past years, our fair city has started to offer more top level professional sports than just...

Public Mailboxes Targeted

Doggy-do in mailboxes
In the past, one had to tread carefully on the streets of Munich, making sure not to step into dog excrement.  Lately...

Smelling of Roses?

England fighti for the Gland Slam
Six Nations Rugby: England vs. Scotland Match Preview And so the 6 Nations trundles on as the matches from two weeks ago...

The Future is Wide Open

Weekend Preview of Munich's top local clubs in action All the local clubs are in action this weekend, and all the matches...

Examination Weekend

Louis van Gaal peers out to a dark future
Previewing the local sports scene March 4 - Big day for Munich, it's the final evaluation day for the city's bid to host...

Student Driver runs Red Light, Causes Accident

Red for warning
Laim - A 28-year-old student ran a red light early Monday morning and caused a three-car accident at the corner of...

Nasty Neighbours?

Euro 2012 Qualification Preview: Wales vs. England With club football taking a much-needed break, our attention returns...

Lucky Number Seven

All together now... learn to win with each other right now...
Seven:  that's the number of matches left in the season for the Bundesliga.  And there is a lot of stake for all...

Weekend sports action for local clubs

While you were enjoying the wonderful weekend in Munich, the TMT Sports staff was busy keeping track of sports scores and...

Olé! Larrazábal wins BMW in Spanish playoff

Larrazábal takes home the title after a dramatic playoff
Golfclub Eichenried, Munich, June 26 - The normal four rounds were not enough to decide the winner of the BMW...

Out of Rhythm

Haching battled the NETZHOPPER in the playoffs
Haching survive scare, win 3-1 in Volleyball Playoffs Generali Sport Arena, Unterhaching - Despite both a Brazilian...

Haching Dream Over

Berlin - Generali Haching needed a win Saturday night in the Volleyball Bundesliga Playoffs to keep their goals of a...

Spring Forward

Robben (#10), Müller (middle) and Gomez all scored in the romp.
FC Bayern stomp Schalke, move up in the table Allianz Arena, Munich, April 30 - Arjen Robben scored a goal in his return...

Lions try to keep the momentum going

1860 Munich return home to defend their pitch on Sunday.
Grünwalderstrasse, Munich - The season did not start very well for TSV 1860 Munich, as they lost their first game in...

Return of the Lions

1860 hope for more of these after matches this season.
First test 1860 Munich on the road in Braunschweig Munich – It was only a few months ago that TSV München 1860 was...

Path to Promotion

First time captain Paul Verhaegh led Augsburg to victory
Augsburg display dominance in win, prepare for Bundesliga impuls Arena, Augsburg - FC Augsburg took a major step towards...

Augsburg Hassled by the Hoff

A valiant effort by Augsburg but always a half-step behind.  Photo courtesy: Hoffenheim
SGL Arena, Augsburg - FC Augsburg 07 went down 2-0 against a very well organised Hoffenheim outfit. Ryan Babel opened the...

Movin' on up

OK, who wants to score next?
Weekend wrap of local football action Munich - If you listen carefully, that sound from the west is the city of Augsburg...

Germany's World Cup hopes and Bundesliga dependant on the young

Munich - It was no surprise that Germany won their opening match of the FIFA World Cup 2010 on Sunday night against...

Mourinho, Milan masterful over Bayern in Final

Munich, May 23 - There will be a list of items going through each Bayern fan later this afternoon as they cheer their team...

Bayern on the cusp of history

They say things come in three's - good or bad - and for the purposes of this article, I'll focus on the good. There's...

Summer Thunderstorms Cause Chaos

Heavy continuous rain has caused chaos on the streets of Munich and Bavaria.  Munich - After the hottest days...

Hitler Putsch at the Odeonsplatz 9 November 1923

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Munich. Yesterday Mayor Christian Ude (SPD) and Joachim Herrmann (CSU) together with numerous policemen honored the memory...

Words Worth English-language Bookshop turns 25

Having first opened its doors to the public of Munich in 1985, Words Worth can now proudly celebrate its 25th year. Once...

Oktoberfest Attempted Rapist in Court

When a 21-year-old woman left the Oktoberfest last year, she fell victim of a stalker who followed and...

Kraillingers Murder Case Set for 2012

The double murder of the Kraillinger sisters Clare and Sharon took place three months ago. The uncle is...

Summer is around the corner

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May is my favorite time of year. Nature is again fully awoken and delightful fragrant blooms are everywhere, wildlife is...

Mice Meat: Lack of Hygiene in Munich Butchers

Bald and shabby retail shops, inhabited by cockroaches, rats and mold: in Munich, butchers hygiene...

Munich 2018 to be Carbon-neutral

Munich 2018's concept for hosting an environmentally friendly winter Olympics was outlined at an event today, reports...

Police Crackdown on Cyclists

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For the past three weeks police in Munich have been stopping and checking cyclists at various cycling hot spots across...

Art in Town - Freud the painter

One of the foremost figurative artists working today, Lucian Freud (born Germany 1922) is a British painter who has...

Munich Doctors Advice: Vaccination Against Flu

Munich.  At least half of the Munich population has a cold, running nose and sniffless at the moment. In the next few...

Car Crashes into Bus Stop

Munich. A car slid off Nymphenburger Straße and crashed into a bus stop. Two pedestrians waiting for a bus were thrown...

New Semester Record at LMU: 61,552 Fresher Students

Munich. Yesterday the first semester started at Bavaria's Universities and they report record numbers of new students....

Olympic Dispute Creates Negative Attention

Garmisch-Patenkirchen. The dispute with Olympic opponents have had a negative impact on Munich's application for the...

Anti-Semitic Agitation: 81 Year Old on Trial

Munich. A trial involving an 81 year old author and a 91 year old publisher will start in the regional court in Munich. In...

Anti-Nuclear Demonstration in Munich

Munich. An anti-nuclear power movement wants to send a second signal in Munich after their demonstration in Berlin,...

Celebrities Not Following Smoking Ban

Munich. The smoking ban in tents at the Oktoberfest has been working this weekend. However celebrities seem to think they...

PAUL Flies to Pakistan

Ebersberg. A basic requirement for the survival of flood victims in Pakistan is clean, drinkable water. To help the people...

Credit Card Fraud

Munich. A prostitute ring lured victims into paying booths and when clients paid with bank cards, the escorts secretly...

Start of the Oktoberfest

Munich. Around a million visitors arrived at the first weekend of Wiesn. The Red Cross had less to do than in the previous...

Woman Twice Wins 2.1 Million Euro Jackpot

Munich. A woman from Munich won twice the jackpot at the Gluecksspirale - something that has never happened before. The...

Knife Threat at Petrol Station

Munich. A 29 year old was surprised on Tuesday evening when he asked a 32 year old in a petrol station for a cigarette...

School Starts for 1290 Pupils

Starnberg. 1290 girls and boys will start school on the 14th of September in Starnberg. Secondary schools will also start...

Strike Ballot Begins

Munich. Will there be a strike by the MVV during the Wiesn? The ballot vote of the German Civil Service (DBB) for wage...

Protests Against Sarrazin in Munich

Munich. The controversial author of "Deutschland schafft sich ab" (Germany Abolishes Itself) and member of the Executive...

Celebrations for Town Anniversary

Wolfratshausen. In 2011, Wolfratshausen town will celebrate its 50th anniversary. The preparations for the festival...

From Swastika to Window Cross

Assling. The swastika that was trampled into a corn field in Assling on Tuesday has now been changed to a harmless window...

Cyclist Flees After Accident

Munich. A taxi driver suffered a head injured when was he struck by a cyclist yesterday at the OEZ. The cyclist fled the...

Faster Buses for Munich

Munich. The MVG has been trying for years, to make buses go faster through Munich. Now they have drawn a balance; 38...

Impending Strikes For Bus, Tram and S/U-Bahn

Munich. Public transport is facing strikes. The labour union declared the wage and salary negotiations had failed on...

U-Bahnhof Opening Earlier Than Expected

Munich. The U-Bahnhof at Fraunhoferstraße has reopened three days ahead of schedule. The work to install the new...

Cleaner Beaten in U-Bahn

Munich. A 34 year old cleaner has been beaten without any apparent motive in an underground station in Munich. The...

Extendable Dog Leashes Cause Accidents

Flexible leashes caused multiple accidents recently - with painful injuries for their victims. The flexible leashes give...

Oktoberfest Host Voted Gastronome of The Year

Munich. The Wiesn innkeeper Sepp Kraetz was voted "Gastronome of the Year" by Schlemmer Atlas. The 55 year old man will be...

Festival Organisors Hope for Rent Discount

Freising. "It was the coldest May since the big bang", moans "Uferlos" organiser Michi. The festival failed to make a...

50 Ton Crane Rescues Overweight Patient

Munich. An overweight patient had to be rescued from his flat with a 50 ton crane. The man was rescued from the second...

Questionnaire to Discover The Needs of Pensioners

Miesbach. With a questionnaire mission, the needs of pensioners in the parish of Miesbach are hoped to be revealed. The...

Radl-Jokers Arriving Next Week

They are controversial and declared by the opposition as a laughing stock, yet defended by the Greens: Radl-Jokers, who...

Woman Hits Student with Beer Bottle

Munich. A woman hit a student in the head multiple times with a beer bottle in the U6. In the end both ended up getting...

City cycling Challenge

Starnberg. 21 days to help the climate: the date for the city biking event in Starnberg is set. Registration for the...

Audi Sets Highway on Fire

Munich. An Audi A4 completely burned out on monday morning in the city district of Schwabing. The driver was able to save...

Artwork Set on Fire

Munich. Criminals set a statue on fire in front of the Academy of Arts in Munich. Damage caused is estimated to be around...

Decision Due on University Fees

The Senate of Munich's Ludwig-Maximilian-University (LMU) plan to make a decision regarding the amount of study fees in...

Demonstration Against Broccoli Patent

Munich. A heated discussion took place at the European patent office in Munich during the negotiations in the EU patent...

Lightning Strikes Disrupt S-Bahn

Munich. Multiple lightning strikes caused delays for the S-Bahn on wednesday evening. Delays are expected to continue...

Ring of Honor for Thomas Mueller?

Weilheim/Paehl. Should the rural district Weilheim-Schongau award the Paehl born Thomas Mueller with the 'ring of honor'...

Free Festival at Theresenwiese

Munich. Where else would you find this? A performance of DSDS star Mehrzad Marashi, the finnish band Sunrise Avenue and...

Football Fan Sets Car Flag on Fire

Munich. An unidentified person set an Italian car flag on fire in Sendling. He/she didn't touch the German flag alongside...

Pensioner Fined for Fake Bomb Alert

Munich airport. A pensioner explained to airport security, that he cannot put his wallet in the basket because "there is a...

1000kg Pallet Falls on Driver

Munich. A 45 year old driver suffered severe chest injuries in an accident at work.The loading rack of his van tipped over...

Gaucks Driver Hits Cyclist

Munich. On wednesday the driver of Joachim Gauck, who is a candidate for federal presidency, hit a cylist and injured him...

Viktualienmarkt Vandalism

Munich. An unidentified person set fire to three flower stands at the Viktualienmarkt on monday night. At 10:40 PM a car...

Construction Defects at Waste Company

Munich. The underground car park of the waste disposal company at Georg-Brauchle-Ring in Munich has to be...

Thief Throws Victim Out of Window

Dachau. Because he was caught stealing at Tengelmann in Dachau, a man threw the business manager of a branch out of a...

Crisis? What Crisis?

MUNICH. Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, head of the Free Democratic Party (FDP), junior partner in Germany's ruling...

Immense Interest for Wiesn-weddings

Munich. This years Oktoberfest has highly desired wedding dates: dozens of couples from Bavaria and Saxony applied for a...

Cycling Campaign in Munich: Preaching to the Converted?

Munich Cycling Campaign
With temperatures climbing to 30 degrees Celsius (86 degrees Fahrenheit), vast numbers of Munich residents as well as many...

Thief Cons 102 Year Old Woman

Munich. A con artist robbed a 102 year old senior in Schwabing. A false story gave him entry into the woman's...

Father Dies in Isar Trying to Rescue Son

Munich. In an attempt to save his two and a half year old son from drowing in the Isar, a man died in the river on...

Turmoil at the Top

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MUNICH. Germany's ruling conservative-liberal coalition provided fresh evidence of serious internal strife with...

Rain causes delays on the S-Bahn

Wolfratshausen. After an onslaught of rain in the last few days the S-Bahn trains on line S7 between Icking and...

Stars, Food & Art in Munich

Munich. A new gourmet event called "Stars, Food & Art" takes place in Munich. Multiple Michelin star cooks create a...

Street Life Festival this weekend

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Munch. This coming weekend both Leopold and Ludwig streets will be closed for the Street Life festival. Beer garden,...

Prices at the Oktoberfest

Munich. How much does one hour in a beer tent at the Oktoberfest cost? For the first time reservation prices were...

Taxi price increase

taxi-munich
Munich. The Munich Taxi Association wants to increase the prices by twelve percent for a taxi ride in town. They justify...

Mother pours boiling water over her stepdaughter

To punish her stepdaughter, a woman (22) poured boiling water over the girl's legs. This cruel act was not an isolated...

Wedding celebrations end in fight

Munich. Anything but harmonious was how a wedding ceremony ended in Taufkirchen: the celebration got out of hands when...

Google halts Street View in Bavaria

Google Street View
Munich. After strong political pressure, the Internet company Google has now stopped photo-mapping Bavaria's streets and...

Garmisch-Partenkirchen as role model

Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The community of Garmisch-Partenkirchen will become Bavarias first role model for electric...

Fire in Eichenau

Eichenau. The fire brigade was able to stop a flat from burning down on wednesday evening. It was shortly after midnight...

Armed robbery in McDonalds

Penzberg. Two unidentified men threatened the director of a McDonalds in Penzberg with a gun and demanded cash. According...

Horse brutally killed

Ismaning. A mysterious horse slaughter keeps the police busy: A stud worth 10,000 Euro, was killed in a paddock. The...

Open-air Whitsun Festival

music-festival
Whitsuntide in Munich offers lots of live music and opens the festival season. The Theatron Whitsun Festival at Munich...

Teenagers alcohol abuse

Grafing. Police have a hard time dealing with teenagers abusing alcohol at the folk festival in Grafing. Routine police...

Woman falls off climbing wall

Heimstetten. A 31 year old woman fell two metres from a climbing wall. She was immediately taken to a hospital in a rescue...

Driver overrun by driverless van

Munich. A 74 year old driver was overrun by his own van because he started his car from the outside. He is now being...

Electric shock: electrician severly injured

Munich. A 27 year old electrician was electrocuted as he was connecting a concrete mixer on a construction site in...

Tobacco smugglers caught

Munich. Customs officers discovered a delivery of disguised field beans, which turned out to be 3.5 tons of tobacco. The...

Old lady robbed in clinic

A 91 year old woman was robbed in a Munich clinic by a 21 years old drug addict. Police officers found identification...

Car drives into lorry

Munich. A 66 year old woman drove her car straight into the back of a lorry. Despite her car being completely deformed...

Ecumenical Church Congress

kirchentag
Munich. Hundreds of thousands of visitors are expected at the Ecumenical Church Congress in Munich from 12th to 16th May....

Police stop leaking lorries

Munich. During a routine check at a container-terminal in Riem, the police stopped two lorries carrying dangerous goods...

Expedition from Munich to the North Pole

Spitsbergen
Munich/Spitsbergen Island. On 14 August a machine of airberlin on behalf of the Polar Flight Company starts a very special...

Commemoration of Dachau camp liberation

Dachau
Dachau - In Dachau the first major concentration camp was established during WWII by the Nazis. Tens of thousands of...

DOKFEST Munich

DOKFEST Muenchen
Munich. The documentary film festival DOK.FEST starts on Wednesday, 25th of May in Gasteig. A total number of 72 works...

Outdoor swimming season starts

Freibad
Munich. Outdoor swimming season starts on 1st of May. This year open door swimming is different: the water is...

Escaped prisoner hands himself in

prison
Erding. The prisoner who escaped on Tuesday afternoon from Erding prison came back late at night by himself. The 25 year...

Munich first polo tournament

polo-tournament
Munich. The first polo tournament held at the Munich Airport Center last weekend attracted 15,000 fans and was a...

Teenager hit with 1500Eur phone bill

Riemerling. By surfing the Internet with a mobile phone, a 12 year-old boy received a bill of 1522.96 euro over a 5-week...

Bavarian brewers celebrating "The Day of Beer"

bavarian-beer
Munich. With a series of special events, Bavarian brewers celebrate the "The Day of Beer" on Friday and recall the...

Munich Cycle Night

Cycle Night
Munich. A cyclist's dream come true: on Saturday evening for a few hours Altstadtring sees cars banished from the...

Munich is no.1 for traffic jams

Munich traffic jams
Munich. According to a study by navigation device manufacturer TomTom, Munich ranked number 28 among European cities and...

Bauma construction machinery fair

Bauma
Munich. Monday sees the start of the construction machinery fair "bauma" - the world's largest trade fair for the...

Munich hopes for Winter Olympics

Munich. The Munich application for the 2018 Winter Olympics is about to begin. Results of a poll look promising. Munich...

Parking prices increase

Munich. On the first of May, the company "Park+Ride" will increase their prices for parking at 24 U-Bahn and S-Bahn...

Drug abusing parents arrested

Weilheim. Two parents smoked narcotics with their underaged daughter and her friends and physically abused anyone who was...

Implementation of new S-Bahn signal box

On Saturday, a new electronic interlocking signal box will be installed. With the 84 million Euro project, the railway...

Makeshift security measures at Oktoberfest

Munich. The safety preparations for the Oktoberfest celebrations are set: The barriers which surround the site, will...

U1/U2 Smoke at Sendlinger Tor

On Wednesday morning, the underground train lines U1 and U2 were forced out of service. Smoke at Sendlinger Tor caused...

Mass hysteria in Bavaria Film studios

Miley Cyrus in Munich
Munich. During a fan gathering with Hannah Montana actress Miley Cyrus on Friday at the Bavaria-Film studios, 24 young...

Teenager bike park under threat

Ebersberg. After a great deal of work and their own financial investment, youths aided in the construction of a bike park...

Grenade found in garden

Munich. During work in his garden a 49 year old man in Obermenzing discovered a grenade. In an attempt to remove a hedge...

Dog hates cyclists

Dog attacks cyclist
Ebersberg. A Tibetan shepherd dog attacked and bit a cyclist. Apparently he doesn't like cyclists very muchl. Today the...

Bayern fans left in the dark

Munich. The munich football fans held their breath on wednesday as they watched Bayern Munich played the second leg of...

Assault in Military Shop at Central Station

Munich. An unidentified person attacked a military shop at the central station on wednesday. The attacker fled after the...

Puppy found in rubbish container

Erding. Someone in Erding has callously thrown a puppy in a knotted rubbish bag into a bin. Marion Zettl (42) from Erding...

Munich zoo babies

Munich Zoo baby elephant
The youngest and most popular member of Hellabrunn's elephant family - little Jamuna Toni gets - a playmate. The new...

From Guantanamo to Munich

Guantanamo inmates coming to Munich
Munich plans to take 17 Uighur detainees from the U.S. prison camp in Guantanamo. The State Government has been asked to...

Postbank robbery

Postbank Robbery
Unterschleissheim. A recent Postbank robbery in Unterschleissheim has been solved. The cleaner helped the robbers gain...

Munich rickshaw-season started

Munich Rickshaw
For 13 years now, Munich tourists and citizens have enjoyed the service of Munich rickshaws. Since 1997 rickshaws have...

Pregnant woman used as drug mule

Nigerian woman caught smuggling cocaine
Munich. The main train station was the last stop for Evelyn P. (19) from Nigeria, who was caught on 21st May 2009 with...

WW2 bomb found at Oberschleissheim

Oberschleissheim . On Friday morning at the edge of the gliding area at Oberschleissheim airfield, workers have discovered...

Criminal escapes via U-Bahn tunnel

Muenchner Freiheit U-Bahn
Munich. A young criminal (20) escaping from the police used the U-Bahn tunnel at Münchner Freiheit to evade...

Google should pay for Street View

Munich Street View
Munich. The controversy over Google Street View continues. The latest idea from Germany is that Google must pay one euro...

Munich St. Patricks Day Parade

St.Patricks Day Parade
On Sunday, Deutsch-Irischer Freundeskreis Bayern e.V. organized the 15th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade, when...

False doctor gets 3 years in prison

Fake Doctor
Nuremberg/Erlangen. A doctor with fake diplomas and certificates, without even so much as a high-school qualification,...

Munich airport reduction in flights

Muenchen Flughafen
Munich. For the 2008 summer timetable the airport had 248 city destinations, this year it will be only 213 in 68...

Swiss offenders in court

Munich Courthouse
Munich. On Monday in the District Court of Munich, a trial started for three Swiss teenagers accused of assaulting five...

No driving license for young offenders

Munich. Young offenders could be refused a driving license in Bavaria, under new rules proposed by the Government. Only...

Munich resident wins millions of euros

Lotto Winner
Munich. A Munich resident, who wishes to remain anonymous, has hit the lottery jackpot. He won 2.1 million euros in the...

Munich is strongest research region

Munich. Munich is one of the strongest science locations in Germany. Universities and other research institutions are...

Winter Sports Festival

Winter Sports Festival
Munich. Around 20 000 visitors attended the 1st Winter Sports Festival in the Olympic Park last weekend and everyone...

Wild Wolf in Upper Bavaria

Bavarian Wolf
Brannenburg . In Mangfall mountains traces have been discovered of a wild wolf. "We are prepared for this situation",...

Massive S-Bahn Delays

Although the disruptions of the S-Bahn from Wednesday have been sorted, there are further delays and occasional...

Bishop Caught Driving Under the Influence

Bishop Drink Driving
Hannover. The President of the Council of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD), Margot Kà¤ßmann, has been caught...

Porsche Driver Hits Cyclist

Lerchenauerstraße, Munich
Munich. A driver overlooked a cyclist (41) and injured him severely when turning on Lerchenauerstraße on Monday...

Munich at the Top of European Study for Local Traffic

  Munich reached #1 place for local traffic in a European study among 23 other candidates.  The Europe-ADAC study rates...

Council Leaders in Fish Fountain

Marienplatz Fischbrunnen
Munich. This year, as on other years on Ash Wednesday, city council leaders were taking part in the traditional purse...

Free Power for Electric Cars

Electric Car Stations
Some 27 loading stations for electric cars have been brought into service so far this year, as part of a network of 50...

Drunk Woman Nearly Freezes to Death

Woman Freezes in Aubing
A suspected inebriated woman phoned the fire department just before 7pm on Sunday evening to request assistance, because...

Water Rescue Hit by Licence Issues

Bavarian Water Rescue
500 of the Bavarian water rescue teams are under risk of closing as a new license is now required for manning heavy...

Treacherous Weather Conditions

Munich. Bavaria's snow and ice is making driving difficult and dangerous. Last night there were numerous accidents, with...

Airport Strike on Tues

Munich Airport Strike
For latest strike news, see The Germany Eye Strike News Munich / Nuremberg. Today one should expect delays at both...

S7 Delays at Solln

Solln Abandoned Suitcase
Munich. An ownerless suitcase found at Solln station caused disruptions to transport due to it being treated as a...

Stabbing Incident at Munich Institution

Munich, Sendling. Yesterday evening a man was stabbed to death and another was seriously injured in an unprovoked attack...

Snowboarder Suffocated after Fall in Snow

Oberstdorf Snowboarding Accident
Kempten/Oberstdorf. A snowboarder died in an accident at the ski resort of Fellhornbahn in Oberstdorf. The 38-year-old...

Payment with fingerprint by REWE

REWE Fingerprint Trials
Munich - A fingerprint will soon be enough to pay at Rewe. In a Köln-Hürth Rewe affiliate they are testing new...

Rules of the Munich MVG

Munich U-Bahn Station
It happened at the U-Bahn station Sendlinger Tor. A woman decided to get across the road by using the "safe" underground...

Munich Moves a Step Closer to the Mountains

Garmisch-Partenkirchen
The Federal Ministry of Transport will build a tunnel to remove the traffic bottleneck at the end of the A95 highway...

Munich Airport Security Problems

The unknown man whose laptop triggered an explosives detection alarm at Munich Airport last Wednesday slipped past the...

Man (35) killed in car accident

Lenggries - there was a fatal accident on the B13, south of Munich: a crash occurred on Friday morning and the driver of...

Mother killed 2 newborn children

In the Munich Regional Court the trial of Alexandra S. has begun. She is accused of having killed her two children...

Going to the Gym Shouldn't Be a Workout for Your Eardrums

Listening to an iPod while working out feels like second nature to many people, but University of Alberta researcher Bill...

Munich annual facade-makeover competition

Munich - Who has the most beautiful facade of the city?  This question is asked during an annual competition. However,...

Study: fish oil protects against cellular aging

A diet rich in omega-3 fatty acids helps keep the DNA of heart patients from unraveling, which may help explain why fish...

Red Bull Crashed Ice 2010 World Cup in Munich

Munich Olympic Park was overfilled at the first stop of the Red Bull Crashed Ice 2010 World Cup on Saturday. 50 000...

Cell Phone Can Help Save Energy

A team of scientists has developed an application for cell phones that would help save power by showing the energy...

Story Of Newton's Encounter With Apple Goes Online

A manuscript story of Isaac Newton's famous encounter with an apple has been posted to the web. An 18th-century account of...

Shopping on Sundays

Germany's highest court has ruled that keeping Sunday a day of rest benefits everyone. The complaint against Sunday...

Student Protests in Munich

Munich. For many months Bavarian students have being demanding free of charge study in Bavarian Universities and more...

Pensioner Throws 15K in Garbage

Haar / Munich. A 79-year-old man from Haar (a district of Munich) accidentally put 15000 euros in the general waste bin....

City Planning in Munich for 2010

Despite financial difficulties, Munich city council will begin new projects in 2010 and invest a total of 660 million...

Creating your own 'Thrilla in Manila' when travelling to the Philippines

Back in October 1975, the third and final bout between boxing legends Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier took place in the...

Will Brexit's Impact on the UK Casino Industry Affect Europe

On 29 March 2017, British Prime Minister Theresa May, invoked an article of the Treaty on the European Union in the...

Agronegocios: Leche Deleite, de los ganaderos de Galicia al super con precios justos

En Galicia, una cooperativa ganadera láctea, envasa y vende su propia marca de leche. Precios justos, contratos estables...

Literatura: Premio Literario Casa de las Américas: rebelión de la palabra

Pensemos por un momento en el mapa literario de América Latina, con sus valles, montañas, ríos y lagos; mesetas y...
John Kasich fits the bill

Republican Party needs a Compassionate Conservative

A strong but unexpected conservative victory in the recently concluded UK general elections was preceded by a rapid surge...
Nobody does Fasching like Karneval Universe

Fashion for Fasching

It may come as a surprise to those of you from English-speaking countries, but Carnival is not just a parade celebrated in...

Heart Matters by Loitt

Loitt Heart Matters
Germany is right, Europe needs austerity

Don't Blame Germany

After attending an academic conference in 2011, I and my friend were on vacation in Miami, Florida. One evening we drove...
Best seats in the house - right behind home plate. Fans at the Oberwiesenfeld ballpark in Munich are close to the action watching Munich Caribes player-coach Steve Walker at bat. Photo: Douglas Sutton

Haar Disciples sting Hornets; Caribes widen lead

The Haar Disciples kept on rolling in the 1. Bundesliga South baseball league over the weekend, stinging the last-place...
Gauting Indians veteran Bernhard Huber delivers a pitch against the  Munich Caribes. Huber went the entire 7 innings in game 2 to seal the 5-3 win for Gauting - and inflict the first defeat on the previously unbeaten Munich club. Photo: Douglas Sutton

US hurler no-hits the Tornados

In baseball lore the well-known nickname for a baseball park is the "Field of Dreams", but in Haar, they might start...
Number one QB Patrick Carey in midweek training. Carey certainly has improved his feet in the pocket, he looked a lot more comfortable scrambling whenever necessary. Photo: Jonathan Harding

Optimistic Cowboys sending the right message

In a city bursting with sporting success, the road has never been an easy one for the Munich Cowboys. Last year's...
Not even Gabor Kiraly could save 1860 from a rather lethargic display. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Brilliant Bartels sinks Sechzig

Goals. If you were to sum up 1860 München's problems this season in one word it would probably be the one you would...
Robben's injury woes continue. Photo courtesy FC Bayern Munich

Robben set for more R & R as injury jinx strikes again

Allianz Arena - Bayern Munich will look to maintain their lead at the top of the Bundesliga against current 2nd division...
Big guns back for local derby. Photo courtesy FC Bayern Munich

Can Nuremberg rally against league leaders?

After the convincing 6-0 drubbing of minnows Ingolstadt 04 in the German Cup, derby week continues for Bayern Munich as...

Bayern Blunders despite Robben's Return

FCB host 1.FC Kaiserslautern today at Allianz Arena Munich, January 21 - Bayern Munich breathed a sigh of relief when...
Gomez gala performance. Photo courtesy FC Bayern Munich

Gomez Goal-Fest as Bayern move third

Allianz Arena, January 22 - Bayern Munich rose to third place in the Bundesliga after an ultimately convincing 5-1...
Robben may have to sit this one out. Photo Wikimedia/Alexander Hüsing

Robben rested?

After waiting a mammoth 37 games to return to the dizzy heights of the top of the Bundesliga, you would expect record...
One of the classic duels, here in Hamburg 1981. Photo wikimedia/Marco Kahlund

FC Hollywood to topple Dinosaur

Munich - In Spain we have the famous "El Clasico" between Real Madrid and Barcelona. Germany's equivalent is "Der...
Daniel Halfar scores for 1860 but wasn't enough.

Disappointing Derby Draw for the Lions

Lions lack killer instinct against Ingolstadt Allianz Arena, Munich - 1860 Munich failed to finish off a resolute FC...
van Buyten opened the scoring. Photo wikimedia/Steindy

5-Star Bayern devour Hamburger SV

Allianz Arena, Munich - Bayern Munich made massive strides up the Bundesliga table on Saturday with a 5-0 demolition of a...
Ribery ran the show. Photo wikimedia/rayand

First we take Man City, then we take Berlin

Allianz Arena - Bayern Munich moved five points clear at the top of the Bundesliga with a 4-0 trouncing of second division...
Thiago delivered twice. Photo wikimedia/Masia10

Thiago at the double as Barca-B breeze

Allianz Arena, Munich - Record German champions Bayern Munich were given an early season footballing lesson by a Barcelona...
Schweini scored the opener. Photo FC Bayern Munich

Swiss Roll Over

Allianz Arena, Munich - FC Bayern beat a woefully ineffective FC Zurich side 2-0 in the first leg of the Champions League...
Can Mancini's men stop Bayern? Photo wikimedia/Roger Goraczniak

Citizens arrest in Munich?

Amid the frivolity and frothy masses of the Oktoberfest, match day two of the Champions League has thrown up a...
How the stadium will glow next May. Photo courtesy wikimedia/Christoph Anton Mitterer

Can Bayern afford to miss its own party?

Bayern Munich have an added motivation factor with the Champions League final to be staged at the Allianz Arena next...
Basle brush past Bayern. Photo courtesy wikimedia commons/Lucas-bs

Basle faulty for Bayern

In a clash of the FCBs, Valentin Stocker scored four minutes from time to give Basle an unexpected victory over Bundesliga...

Bayern's Winter of Discontent

FC Bayern in Champions League action tonight under cloud of controversy Munich, November 2 - Bayern Munich's recent five...
Heynckes bossing it at Bayern. Photo courtesy wikimedia commons/Alexsandr Ocinov

Bayern burning up the Bundesliga

Munich - In April of this year then Bayer 04 Leverkusen coach Jupp Heynckes brought his 'Works Team' to town knowing that...
'The King' remains on his throne. Photo: Tony Mayger

Abraham Dispenses the Mehdi-cation

WBO super middleweight world champion 'King' Arthur Abraham retained his title on Saturday night in Nuremberg with an...
Germany have strength in depth.

Germany Continue to Ride the World Cup Wave

Jogi Löw's men victorious in two comfortable EURO 2012 Qualifying matches Munich, Oct 13 - On Friday evening in Berlin's...

Lions Tamed by Bochum after Kiraly Clanger

1860 Munich 1 Bochum 3 Allianz Arena, January 15 - On Friday 1860 Munich gained their league licence for the rest of the...

Ex-Lion Comes Back to Bite 1860 Munich

Allianz Arena, January 28 - 1860 Munich were denied a deserved home victory against third-placed MSV Duisburg by an ex-60...

Bayern Back on Course

Bundesliga Match Day 8 Recap Bayern Munich, missing a host of international stars, still proved too strong for Hanover...

Bayern Don't Fear the Reeperbahn Visitors

Allianz Arena, Munich, December 11 - In very few 'reputable' professional leagues could any side trail the leaders...
Novakovic beats Bayern with a brace

Bayern dish out Cologne gifts

Bayern Munich squandered a two goal half-time lead in Cologne to lose further ground at the top of the Bundesliga. The...

Lions coach Reiner Maurer was not happy with the defensive effort.

Defence a work in progress at 1860

Munich – TSV 1860 Munich did not experience the start they expected in Braunschweig, where they lost 3-1 to the home team...

Tripped Up

(article updated Saturday, August 20, 23:35 CET) Munich - TSV 1860 Munich's winning streak found its end in Düsseldorf,...
Life in the sun: the good time will be tested on Friday in Dusseldorf  Photo courtesy: 1860 Munich

Lions ready to roar on the road

Bundesliga Second Division Preview Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - Euphoria is starting to spread into the TSV 1860...
Kevin Volland (right) ran circles around Union all day Saturday.  Photo courtesy 1860

Voll Speed Ahead!

Kevin Volland brace helps Lions tame Berlin Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 München took a giant stride up the table...
The Lions hope to bring the Oktoberfest party to the Arena on Sunday.  Photo 1860 Munich

Keep the Party Going

Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - Promoted side Dynamo Dresden come to Munich hoping to be the first side to take any points...
Kevin Volland misses a great chance to double the lead for the Lions.  Photo: TSV 1860

Lauth Double Extends Lions Unbeaten Run

Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 took a huge step towards reeling in the leading five teams in the second divison...
Bundesliga's leading goal-getter Mario Gomez can't seem to score against Gladbach and thus Bayern have lost both matches this season.  Photo: Mitha/TMT Sports

Same again please

Bayern Munich host Wolfsburg on Saturday hoping to start another winning streak FC Bayern Headquarters, Munich - One...
Striker Mario Gomez celebrated his goal and perhaps his team's return to form.  Photo: FC Bayern/TMT archive

Back to their best

Mercedes Benz Stadium, Stuttgart - FC Bayern München put the disappointment of last week's 1-1 draw at Hamburger SV well...
Mario Gomez (#33) and Thomas Müller (#25) both had their sights on goal.  Photo: Bundesliga

Double Headers

Allianz Arena, Munich - Bayern Munich kept the pressure on Borussia Dortmund at the top of the Bundesliga table with a...
Miroslav Klose continue to rack up goals for the national side.

Qualifying a Legend

Euro 2012 Qualification Preview: Germany vs. Kazakhstan Table-toppers Germany host the minnows of Kazakhstan on Saturday...

'We are not the Real Madrid of Giesing'

1860 Munich host Bochum with financial future in question Munich, January 15 - TSV 1860 München management breathed a...
1860 Munich's management trying to keep the club alive.

Lions saved from extinction

Munich - TSV 1860 München's management breathed another collective sigh of relief on Friday when the club satisfied the...
Lions are fighting extinction.

Will Jordanian investor make the Lions roar again?

Munich - After somehow keeping the wolf from the door during their infamous recent past 1860 Munich will hope to extend...
Louis van Gaal prepares for Inter Milan

Inter to derail Bayern?

Munich - Bayern approach their crunch last 16 second-leg Champions League tie against holders Inter Milan revitalised after...
Louis van Gaal's future is set

King Louis given stay of execution

Bayern Munich have confirmed that under-fire coach Louis van Gaal will leave the club at the end of the current...
Bayern crash the party

Reds ruin Carnival City Celebrations

Stadion am Bruchweg, Mainz, February 19 - FC Bayern München moved up to second spot in the Bundesliga with a...

Robben Dancing with Wolves?

Munich, January 15 - FC Bayern München will look to shake off the shackles of the lengthy winter break with a tricky trip...

Tymoshchuk at the Double as Bayern Warm Fans Spirits

Allianz Arena, November 27 - FC Bayern München moved into the top five of the Bundesliga with a convincing 4-1 victory...

Super Mario Seals Derby Honours

Allianz Arena, November 14 - A Mario Gomez brace and the long-awaited return of Franck Ribéry were the main talking...

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Mario Gomez and Bastian Schweinsteiger both scored on penalty kicks. Courtesy: FC Bayern

Bavarians dominate German Cup opening round

Munich - Mario Gomez and Bastian Schweinsteiger converted penalties shots and Thomas Müller scored to ice the match as FC...
A 'Super Mario' hat-trick seals the deal. Photo: FC Bayern

Gomez-merising!

Allianz Arena - Bayern Munich survived a brave comeback from Napoli to virtually seal their passage into the knockout...

Berlin Silent on Report of U-Boat Sale to Egypt

A report that Germany plans to sell two submarines to Egypt has triggered speculation about a deterioration in German...

Face Off: Dr. Iron Fists vs. Del Boy  Photo: Sperduto/TMT Sports

Stand and Deliver

Vitali Klitschko - Dereck Chisora Heavyweight Title Fight Preview Munich - This Saturday Britain's Dereck Chisora will...
Vitali Klitschko (left) and Dereck Chisora do not see eye-to-eye on who will win in February.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT

Battle lines drawn

Olympic Park, Munich - Heavyweight boxing returns to the Bavarian capital for the first time in five years on February 18,...
Dereck Chisora may have sealed his fate by slapping Vitali Klitschko.  Photo: Sason

The Big Payback

Munich - The heavyweight boxing match-up between Dereck 'Del Boy' Chisora and WBC Champion Vitali Klitschko finally came...

One third of German youngsters cannot swim

Fewer and fewer children are learning to swim according to a recent report by the die Deutsche...

Summer of Sport

First of all, a very warm welcome to the first print edition of The Munich Times. We take a look back on an exciting Euro...

Financial Crisis Reaches Munich

Financial crisis arrives in  Munich: according to an article in the Sueddeutsche Zeitung the city debtor and insolvency...
Kevin Volland (left) scores early to give the Lions a lead...

Paderborn Snatch Late Point

Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 finally put an end to their 3-match losing streak by earning a point at home to SC...
1860's promotion hopes slowly slipping away Photo: TSV 1860 Munich

Inui could do it

Allianz Arena - If 1860 fans were expecting to see a continuation of the solid 3-0 win last time out at Duisburg they were...
Kevin Volland & Co. looking to fly over Eintracht Frankfurt at the Arena.

Any Which Veh but Lose

Munich - This Saturday is round 16 of the 2nd Bundesliga season and for TSV 1860 Munich possibly their biggest game of the...
A team effort helped the Lions beat the league leaders.

Lions End Eintracht Unbeaten Run

Allianz Arena, Munich - Striker Djorde Rakic took just 12.4 seconds to open the scoring for TSV 1860 Munich against...
Temperatures may have dropped but 1860 look to heat things up.  Photo: TSV 1860

Picking Up Were They Left Off

Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - On Monday evening TSV 1860 Munich and FC Energie Cottbus will play the last of the second...

Bayern Basketball tips off 'all or nothing' season tonight

Jump ball 19:30 vs. USC Heidelberg at Olympia Eissportzentrum Munich, Sep 25 - You've read the title of the article...

An Expat’s guide to concerts in Munich

In Munich, as Germany’s third largest city, there are almost always plenty of concerts no matter what your taste in...

Public transportation getting more expensive

Starting December, 11 2011, prices for public transportation will increase, announced the transportation authority of...
The Crookes play the Atomic Cafe on Friday

This week in Munich

Toronto four-piece Azari & III hit the Feierwerk on Monday 14th November, with their dark disco sounds. The sound...
Health care reform to go ahead

New Health Reform Approved

Berlin. The Federal Parliament has accepted the highly controversial health care reform. Thus, the health insurance...
Munich organic fruit and vegetables

Farm Fresh Fruit and Veg

Seasonal fruit and vegetables delivered right to your doorstep in the heart of the city – sounds like a dream come true?...
EHC are coming together at the right time.  Photo: Hugl/EHC München archive

Munich sneak by Ingolstadt in Derby

Olympic Ice Stadium, Munich - Eric Schneider scored two goals and Brandon Dietrich scored the only goal during the penalty...
The Dutchman Arjen Robben hopes to fly again this weekend.  Photo: FC Bayern/TMT archive

We have nothing to lose

1.FC Kaiserslautern hoping to steal points vs. Bayern Säbener Strasse, Munich - FC Bayern München welcome struggling...
Lucas Barrios was happy to talk to the press after scoring a goal.  Photo: Mitha/TMT Sports

Dortmund away win in Nuremberg keeps pressure on Bayern

easyCredit Stadium, Nuremberg - It's a cliché. But this is the sort of stuff championships are made of.  Defending...

Haching breeze by Bottrop

Generali Sport Arena, Unterhaching - Generali Haching remain undefeated in the Volleyball Bundesliga by dispatching...
American John Bryant was the man amongst the stars.  Photo: TMT Sports

Stars Shine for the BBL

Ludwigsburg - John Bryant scored 23 points including 10 in the deciding 4th quarter to lead the International team to an...
Franck Ribéry was asked to start his Bundesliga holiday early...

Bayern clamp down on Cologne

Allianz Arena, Munich - FC Bayern defeated Cologne 3-0 despite being down a man for most of the match and head into the...
Jason Ulmer scored the first goal after Klaus Kathan got the pass to him in front of the net. Photo: EHC München

EHC ice Tigers, win 4-2

Olympia Ice Sports Center, Munich - The new year may have started two weeks ago but EHC München can officially ring it...
Guard Steffen Hamann led Bayern in scoring but it wasn't enough to get by Bamberg.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT

Ballers lose in Bamberg

Stechert Arena, Bamberg - FC Bayern Basketball lost its sixth consecutive game on the road, this time to the Brose Baskets...
Jonathan Wallace (shooting) may have scored the most points but Keaton Nankivil (defending) had the last laugh. Photo: Sperduto/TMT Sports

Last second shot ruins Bayern comeback

ratiopharm arena, Ulm - Keaton Nankivil hit a three-pointer with 1.9 seconds on the clock as ratiopharm ulm defeated FC...
Head coach Dirk Bauermann hopes to navigate Bayern to victories on the road.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT Sports

Ballers in the middle of Bavarian Tour

Munich - FC Bayern Basketball are in the middle of their Bavarian portion of the schedule that will decide their immediate...
Coach Jos Luhukay has taken his third team to promotion into the Bundesliga.

Welcome to the Big Time!

FC Augsburg earn promotion to Bundesliga with last gasp 2-1 win impuls arena, Augsburg - "Jos we can win on mothers day!"...

Bayern Basketball burn Phoenix

Audi Dome, Munich - "Firing on all cylinders" is a phrase used in sports when a team plays at its full potential. ...
Bayern Basketball raised the trophy and celebrated with fans after.  Photo: Mitha/TMT Sports

Blowout and Bash

Bayern Basketball celebrate promotion with 101-52 blowout Olympia Eissportzentrum, Munich April 23 - We are always told...
Christmas brought to you by EHC! (l. to r.) Sport Director Christian Winkler, #1 Goalkeeper Jochen Reimer, Third Mayor of Munich Hep Montzeder und CEO Olympic Park Robert Huber.  Photo: Sperduto/TMT

EHC hoping for warmer holiday season

Olympic Park, Munich - Hockey teams expect the ice that they skate on to be cold, but not their results. Even before the...
Desmond Greene and Bayern had easy buckets early...

Not so good tidings

s.Oliver Arena, Würzburg - Head coach Dirk Bauermann has FC Bayern Basketball playing more confident in the Beko...
Motorcross riders from around the world were in Munich this weekend. Photo: Supercross Muenchen

Drama on Dirt

Olympiahalle, Munich - Pumping rock and techno music, laser light-shows, scantily clad 'go-go' girls, blazing fire rings,...
Jonathan Wallace came off the bench to score 18 points and spark Bayern to victory.  Photo: Bayern Basketball

Ballers hold off Trier

Audi Dome, Munich - Bayern Basketball head coach Dirk Bauermann kept telling everyone who would listen, that his team is...
Bayern coach Jupp Heynckes is looking forward to 2012.  Photo:  FC Bayern

Wrapping early presents

Säbener Strasse, Munich - The holiday season approaches and for FC Bayern München, the only presents that are acceptable...
Mario Gomez and Bayern are back on top of the Bundesliga.  Photo FC Bayern

Gomez brace trumps Stuttgart

Bayern Munich take advantage of Dortmund draw, clinch tie for 'Fall Championship' Mercedes Benz Arena, Stuttgart - FC...
Thomas Müller and Franck Ribéry could not figure out a way to score on Saturday.  Photo: FC Bayern

Dortmund drop Bayern

Bundesliga title race back on Allianz Arena, Munich - Borussia Dortmund served notice that they will defend their...
The Crookes play the Atomic Cafe on Friday

The Crookes : Interview

Sheffield band The Crookes hit Munich on Friday for the second time this year (they played to a sell-out crowd at the...
Prostitute bunny unwraps for Christmas

Christmas Carols, Polar Bears and Prostitutes

Recently I was having a walk with my family around Marienplatz, the main shopping area in Munich. Accompanied by three...
Bill Clinton speaking during a visit to Amerikahaus

Bill Clinton in support of Amerika Haus

Former US-president Bill Clinton has written a letter of support for Munich's Amerika Haus, which is planned to close in...
Mario Gomez (facing) and Franck Ribéry (#7) scored early giving Bayern false hope of an easy victory.  Photo FC Bayern

Derby Triple Play

SGL Arena, Augsburg - FC Bayern München played up to their 'Goliath' status in the first half, but allowed their underdog...
Singapore Airlines 777 at Munich Airport

Manchester jet veers off runway at Munich airport

Over 200 passengers escaped uninjured after a Singapore Airlines plane, a Boeing 777, slid off a runway at Munich...

Lou Reed & Metallica album 'Lulu' worst album of all time?

Many of you will have seen the posters around Munich advertizing the new Lou Reed and Metallica album, Lulu. The...

James Bond 23 to be called Skyfall

Ralph Fiennes and Albert Finney are just two of the stars who will join Daniel Craig in the 23rd James Bond movie,...

Ticker Headlines

TMT is looking for writers, contact us if interestedOfficial launch date for the newspaper and website still TBDDo you have...
Martin Kaymer has his sights on a bright future

A View from the Top

German Martin Kaymer tees off at The Masters as world's #1 golfer Phil Mickelson was asked in a TV interview on ESPN who...
George Coetzee sets his sight on a title

Stenson, Coetzee share lead at BMW

Kaymer, Siem keep pace but Langer out Golfclub Eichenried, Munich, June 24 - Earlier in the week, Henrik Stenson...
Net neutrality hangs in balance

Net-neutrality

The Netherlands is the first European country to pass legislation in favour of net neutrality. What does this mean? The...
A seas of humanity will descend upon Munich, all searching for a liter of beer, or two...  Photo Oktoberfest archives

Prosit!!

178th Oktoberfest kicks off this weekend Munich - The annual celebration of beer, beer and more beer 'taps' off this...

Bavarians are happier than elsewhere in Germany

Southern Bavaria received third place Tuesday in the 'German happiness rating'. The least happy are the people in...

MAN and Rheinmetall together form a new company

German auto parts and weapons maker Rheinmetall AG and truck manufacturer MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG said Tuesday they were...

German Federal Statistical Office industrial news

German industrial orders returned to weak growth in November as increasing domestic demand in Europe's biggest economy...

Germany's labor minister portait

What irritates conservatives in her conservative party about Ursula von der Leyen is that she possesses what in modern...

Germany Not Imposing Tax on Bailed-out Banks

The German government has no plans to levy taxes on banks, similar to those proposed by US president Barack Obama to...

German film "White Ribbon" wins Golden Globe

The German film The White Ribbon, directed by Michael Haneke, about strange incidents in a small village on the eve of...

2010 Culture Capital Ruhr Program

The industry which has shaped the history and culture of Germany's Ruhr area for over 200 years is in decline....

Possibile New War Crimes Trial

The trial of John Demjanjuk in Munich may not be Germany's last major war crimes prosecution. Authorities are...

Munich Security Conference Finished

The security conference in Munich caused some irritations and painful discussions on Saturday evening. For instance,...

Bavarian Population is Aging

Munich. Bavaria's population is aging and shrinking rapidly. According to a new forecast from the statistical office of...

Trade tax abolition

Munich. Bavarian cities are up in arms against a possible abolition of the trade tax. They protest against the possible...

Munich Blade Night 2010

Monday, 3rd May sees thousands of inline skaters come to take part in the popular inline skaters city tour, Munich Blade...

Smoking ban imminent?

Smokers and non-smokers should mark the 4th of July on their calenders as it will most likely be the day where the public...

Wulff Against Popular Election of President

MUNICH. Christian Wulff, the ruling conservative-liberal coalition's candidate for German head of state in the June 30...

Poster Dispute: Yes for Smokers

Munich. The KVR (District Administration Authority) makes an exception for the smoking lobby: usually clubs are not...

Mayor Strobl insults Berlin

Berlin. The joy surrounding the new polar bear enclosure at the Tierpark Hellabrunn on wednesday was marred when one...

Protest Against Ugandan Regime

Munich. Activists want to interrupt the meeting of a delegation from Africa with the Minister of Economic Affairs, Martin...

Integration policy - government cut funds

Munich. German integration policy has been a hot discussion topic in government recently. Munich Mayor Christian Ude (SPD)...
Lions' head man Reiner Maurer needs to right the ship quickly.  Photo 1860 Munich

Lions looking for a way

Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - After a relatively successful start to the season, 1860 Munich have found the going tough...
The Eagles were grounded by Haching's block.

Haching cage Eagles

Generali Sport Arena, Unterhaching - Generali Haching were able to get their third win in a row in the German Volleyball...

Bayern Ballers tame Tigers, 86-77

Audi Dome, Munich - Bayern Basketball may have signed new players to survive in the Beko BBL, but it was the old guard...
Christian Wichert (far right) scored early for Munich in the derby.

Lie of the Tiger

Olympia Eissportzentrum - Swinging derby last night between EHC München and the Straubing Tigers. After two defeats in a...
Haching blocked out Friedrichshafen for the season's first victory.  Photo TMT Sports

Haching's Surprise

Generali Sport Arena, Unterhaching - Generali Haching started the new season with an impressive victory over defending...
Generali Haching's hopes for a successful season depends on Max Günthör (middle).  Photo Haching

Serve's Up!

After a disappointing European Championship for Germany, the Volleyball Bundesliga is back. The upcoming season could be a...
Kai Bülow sees red and is off to an early shower...

Dirty Fürth make 10-man Lions Hurt

Trolli Arena, Fürth - The sun was shining, the sky was blue, but it was a miserable afternoon for 1860 Munich when they...
The Lions are hoping to take home cooking up north to Fürth.  Photo courtesy 1860 Munich

Derby Showdown in Franconia

Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - Another Bavarian derby day on Sunday approaches as TSV 1860 München prepare to face the...

Munich Football Dominate Sunday

Munich - Party time at the Oktoberfest, as the beer is flowing.  Party time for the Munich football clubs, as the...

World Cup preview: Three reasons why Germany or England will win today

Munich, June 27 - I agree with Kaiser Franz.  England were careless and didn't win their group and thus, they set up...
Bryan Adams cutting straight to the net. Courtesy EHC Muenchen

EHC Win Two Thrillers Over The Weekend

Munich hold off Cologne on Friday at home, escape in overtime Sunday in Hannover Munich, September 27 - If Friday night...

Bayern Basketball Win on the Road

Next home match Saturday vs. Hannover at the Olympia Eissportzentrum Munich, October 3 - Jonathan Wallace and Aleksander...

EHC Return Home to Face Wolfsburg

Friday's win get Munich closer to top of the table Munich, October 3 - As the weather cools, EHC München is heating up...

EHC Limp into Key Early Matchup

Weakened Munich squad looking to take 1st place Munich, October 8 - Over the last 7 days, Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers sat at...

Bayern Basketball Stomp the Scorpions

Team improves to 3-0 in all-round effort Munich, October 9 - Another rocking night at the Eissportzentrum, another Bayern...

EHC's Comeback Falls Short in Dramatic Penalty Shootout

3-2 loss to Dusseldorf drops team into mini-slump Munich, October 22 - EHC München were hoping a bit of home-ice...

Bayern Basketball Escape with Ugly Win, 63-60

Late rally overcomes sluggish start Munich, October 24 - Jonathan Wallace scored 8 of his game-high 19 points in the 4th...

1860 Look to Continue Unbeaten Streaks against Aachen

The Lions host Alemannia at the Arena, kickoff 13:30Munich, November 7 - It's ok to look at what your neighbors have, and...

EHC Munich Head into Break on High

Two key wins have team sitting 3rd in the table Munich, November 7 - During the course of a season, teams may have a few...

Bierofka Highlights Munich Belief

Munich, November 8 - Skipper Daniel Bierofka explained how he and his TSV 1860 München colleagues "always believed" they...

Road Warriors

Bayern Basketball win tough road test, 100-90 Sporthalle Stadtmitte, Kirchheim unter Teck - Jonathan Wallace scored 17 of...

TSV 1860 host FSV Frankfurt

Family Day at the Arena Munich, November 21 - The Lions are on an unbeaten streak of nine matches and today will be a...

1860 Left Ruing Missed Opportunities

Allianz Arena, November 21 - TSV 1860 München extended their unbeaten run in the 2. Bundesliga to ten matches on Sunday...

Body Found in Eisbach

61-year-old man from Rosenheim drowns English Garden, Munich - A body of a dead man was found Sunday morning in the...

Mountain Biker Dies in Bavarian Alps

Wife witnesses husband's fall to his deathInzell - A couple who had lost their way from their mountain biking tour,...

Bayern Basketball win at Karlsruhe

Second half comeback keys victory Karlsruhe, November 28 -   Robert Garrett scored 16 points as Bayern...

1860 Travel to Fürth for Bavarian Derby Match

Lions' unbeaten streak on the line in Monday night football spotlight Munich, November 28 - Regional pride, table...

Big Weekend Awaits Munich Sports Teams

Munich, December 10 - The holiday season has started and the weather has cooled.  OK, it's c-c-cold.  But the...

TSV Home Streak Ends

High table position positive sign for 2nd half Allianz Arena, Munich, December 19 - Funny thing, sports.  One...

Bayern Basketball Storm Back to Edge Freiburg

Mission: Promotion to battle complacency and growing expectations Munich, January 9 - Bayern's head coach Dirk Bauermann...

Sunday Sports in Munich

Triple-header of hockey, basketball and volleyball Munich, January 16 - After an unspectacular and a stinky Saturday on...

Weekend sports action for local clubs

Weekends in Munich are special, especially when Bayern are in action.  All the fans bus into the city, Marienplatz is...

EHC lose two in a row over the weekend, drop in DEL table

EHC chicken feed for the Roosters, lose 4-0 at home Olympia Eissportzentrum, January 21 -  EHC München was looking...

Sports Weekend Wrap

EHC lose Derby, Bayern sweep, 1860 draw, and Unterhaching keep rolling Panthers hold off EHC - Noah Clarke scored two...
Haching and dos Santos block their opponents

Haching Hold Court in Champions League

Team wins first leg in total team effort Generali Sport Arena, February 2 - Generali Haching took a major step towards...

Munich Man Dies in Plane Crash

Technical failure led to crash of propeller planeHildesheim - A man from Pullach was killed late Wednesday evening when...
Mario Gomez and Arjen Robben strike down Hoffenheim

Sports Weekend Wrap

Bayern double victories, Haching win big on the road FC Bayern remain in the race - The Reds jumped on Hoffenheim early...

Haching look to get back on track

Titles still at stake after Europe exit Unterhaching, February 11 - After getting knocked out of the CEV Champions League...

Generali Haching drop out of Champions League

European dream over as Jastrzebski Wegiel win in Golden Set Jastrz?bie-Zdrój, February 7 - After a convincing victory at...
Lauth, Lions have the hunger

Friday's Double Play

1860 and EHC in action tonight Derby Time at the Arena - TSV 1860 München not only entertain a neighbor, but a club that...
Mainz look to slay the giants from Bayern

Crossroads

Munich, February 18 - "Win or it will be tight," claimed FC Bayern München's head coach Louis van Gaal before their match...

Augsburg sink 1860 in Derby

1860 Munich 0-2 FC Augsburg Allianz Arena, February 18 - As derby matches go, Friday night's contest at the Allianz Arena...
Bayern regain swagger in Italy, hope it continues against Dortumd

Gaining Momentum

FC Bayern showing championship form once again Munich - We've been here before.  Many times this season, and...

On the Brink

Lions are hoping to stay afloat in Berlin tonight Munich, February 24 - When TSV 1860 München travel to the capital city...

Munich Cage Eagles 4-3

Mike Kompon scores winner in OT Olympic Eissportzentrum, Munich - In front of 4,075 spectators EHC München beat the...
Munich hope to get by Cologne in the playoffs

Postseason Power Play

EHC vs. Sharks Pre-Playoffs preview Munich - Having lost their last two games of the season EHC München was unable to...

Bavarian Second Division Clubs in Focus

Weekend Preview of Local Sports Action Munich - Key matches for local teams headline this weekend in the second...
Steffen Hamaan scores against Karlsruhe

Champions!

Bayern Basketball bury Karlsruhe to clinch ProA title Olympia Eissportzentrum, Munich - March Madness came to Munich...
Sasha Mölders will get the attention he deserves from Nuremberg.  Photo courtesy FCA

Bavarian Derby Clash in Franconia

Nuremberg host Augsburg while Bayern Munich travel to take on Kaiserslautern Munich - Over the past season, the...
Alexandar Esswein scored to help his team taste victory for the first time at home.  Photo courtesy Bundesliga

Nuremberg beat Augsburg in Derby Snore

Der Club move up table while Bayern gaining momentum in Bundesliga easyCredit Stadium, Nuremberg - Alexander Esswein came...
9/11 - the day that shook the world

The Munich Eye Remembers 9/11

September 11, 2001.  America's current generation's Pearl Harbor or Kennedy Assasination.  An event witnessed...

Weekend sports action for local clubs

Bayern Munich got back to their winning ways with a huuuge win against Hamburg on Saturday.  Read about it...
Robben's hat-trick gets Bayern back on track

Bayern Blast Hamburg

Allianz Arena - FC Bayern München wanted to show their embattled coach that they still want to play for him and send...
New S-Bahn line to reduce delays

New S-Bahn Line Between Ostbanhof and Pasing?

Deutsche Bahn, the transportation and logistics company that runs the S-Bahn, presented plans on Friday to the Federal...
Sisters injured in carousel accident

Girls Thrown From Carousel at Fair

As Oktoberfest nears, local cities and counties hold their respective fairs leading up to the big kickoff next...

Weekend sports action for local clubs

So, how was your weekend?  Probably not as good as Generali Haching, who won their third consecutive domestic cup...
Generali Haching celebrate their 3rd Cup win

Hat Trick!!!

Halle, March 6 - Generali Haching needed a sign that they can overcome their rivals in a final.  And on Sunday...
International Meetings For Peace

World's Religious Leaders Gather in Munich

Munich - Starting Sunday, leaders of the world's religions will gather here as part of the "International Meetings for...
Cycling laws and road etiquette often ignored

Cyclist Kills Pedestrian over Right-of-Way

Munich, Sendling - The never ending battle for our city's streets - between cars, pedestrians and bike riders - took a...
Cursive script a problem?

German Teachers Slam Cursive Script

Under the current system, learning 'die Schreibschrift' is compulsory for all schoolchildren in Germany but many German...
Pettinger of the Sharks takes a bite out of Munich's season

EHC faces sudden death

Munich - Having lost Game One 4-3 in overtime on Wednesday, EHC München must win tonight against the Cologne Sharks or...

Walk-through Weekend

Sports Preview for Munich's clubs Munich - The Bundesliga and the rest of Europe take a rest as countries continue their...

Mere Formalities

Weekend Wrap of Munich sports As it turns out, it was a walk-through, going-through-the-motions weekend.  Germany...

Haching: Last Match, Last Chance

Munich Sports Weekend Preview The Bundesliga is back after the international break, and all the teams in Bavaria are...
Arjen Robben makes up for a disappointing effort.

Lotsa Hustle & Little Flow

FC Bayern lackluster in 1-0 win Allianz Arena, Munich - FC Bayern München needed three points to stay in contention for...
Bayern head north to take on Nuremberg

Derby Delight

Bavarian Clubs battle for bragging rights and table position Munich -They say to throw out the records when it's a derby...
Mark Foster will take a lead into the final day in Munich.

Wild Saturday at BMW Open

German players hold steady but the English, South Africans and Spanish dominate leaderboard Golfclub Eichenried,...

Derby Draw

impuls arena, Augsburg, April 8 - FC Augsburg and SpVgg Greuther Fürth came into their derby match with different goals...
Thomas Müller scored the early goal but wasn't enough to win the Derby

Two Sides of a Draw

Bayern and Nuremberg split 1-1 in Derby easyCredit Stadium, Nuremberg - FC Bayern München came into the match against...
Haching could not stop Berlin's attack

That Sinking Feeling

Generali Haching upset at home against SCC Berlin Generali Sport Arena, Unterhaching, April 19 - Generali Haching lost...
1860 are looking forward to a bright future

Mixed Basket of Goodies

Weekend Wrap of the local pro sports action Munich - Looking back on the weekend, it felt like the Easter Bunny pulled a...
Lions celebrated a win versus Berlin in Munich

Light at the End of the Tunnel

Munich - This is the part of the season when teams feel the end is near.  Either its been mediocre and both...
Captian Philipp Lahm (#21) hopes for more magic moments in the Champions League, similar to what Luiz Gustavo delivered in Saturday's victory. Courtesy: FC Bayern

Bayern face early title test

Säbener Strasse, Munich - It is not often a club faces a crossroad so early in a season, but for FC Bayern München,...
The Lions looking to celebrate with their fans again at home later today.  Photo courtesy 1860 Munich

Lions look for a win to keep the pace

(updated August 28 23:20) Grünwalderstrasse, Munich - A big city duel is scheduled today at Allianz Arena as TSV 1860...
Daniel Halfar (left) and Benjamin Lauth bring the pain to Aue... and they love it.  Photo courtesy: 1860 Munich

Halfar Can They Go?

1860 Munich riding high after third consecutive league win Allianz Arena, Munich - Daniel Halfar turned on the magic for...
Stefan Aigner gets love from his team after scoring the match winner.

1860 Get the Job Done

Munich - TSV 1860 Munich's head coach Reiner Maurer stressed pre-match how important a home win was for the club. The...
Benjamin Lauth scored last year against KSC in the 5-1 rout.

Lions looking for a good start at home

Grünwalder Strasse, Munich - After suffering a severe defeat in their season debut, TSV 1860 Munich are now expected to...

Lions Goal Feast

Munich, April 9 - TSV 1860 turned on the style and treated their new investor to a sensational first game at the Allianz...

1860 keep touch with the leading pack

Allianz Arena, Munich - TSV 1860 München moved to within five points of the 2. Bundesliga promotion places thanks to a...
Sharks score early and eliminate EHC

EHC eliminated

Cologne Sharks sweep Munich out After a brilliant season that surpassed expectations for EHC München, the promoted side...

EHC sting Scorpions, move to the top of the DEL

Team overcomes tough week of losses and injuries Munich - Eric Schneider scored his 6th goal and added an assist and both...
Sascha Moelders gets all the love so far, scoring all the goals.  Courtesy: Bundesliga

On Moelders Shoulders

Munich - Two games into their debut season in Germany's premier league and FC Augsburg remain unbeaten. The two points...
Kevin Volland scored but wasn't enough for Munich.

Nightmare Start for the Bavarian Teams

Bundesliga 2nd Division Wrap False start for 1860 – There were great expectations for TSV 1860 München but the team...
Frank Ribéry leads the Bayern charge.

Crunch Time

Local teams to fight for season and regional supremacy Munich - Saving a season. The final derby. Earning a promotion....
Double strike force from the defense.

Hard Working Weekend

Munich - It's Labor Day in Europe and the local football teams all put in an honest effort. FC Bayern rolled over...

The positive side of celebrities

"It is important that you identify fully with the project." The FC-Bayern-Star Thomas Müller is ambassador for...

Mourinho, Milan masterful over Bayern in Final

Munich, May 23 - There will be a list of items going through each Bayern fan later this afternoon as they cheer their team...

Bayern on the cusp of history

They say things come in three's - good or bad - and for the purposes of this article, I'll focus on the good. There's...

Australia not to be overlooked on Germany's path to title

Munich - Germany has waited 4 years for this moment.  And after their showing at the last World Cup, there are high...
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Church, State and Media Empires Get Buzzed

Social media is finding its voice and redefining the pecking order in global power institutions. Michael Comte, a...
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Outrageously Tollwood

From today until the 17th of July, international music stars will showcase their talent on the stages of the popular...
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Munich Debtors Atlas

Munich. Even if it seems incongruous with this rich city, every twelfth Munich citizen is heavily in debt. Who is...

BeMe Theatre proudly presents Harold Pinter's Betrayal

BeMe Theatre, the only professional English-language theatre group in Munich has just emerged from a successful production...

Anti-Nazi protests in Munich

Munich. Saturday, 13th November right-wing nationalists are planning a "Heroes memorial march" through Munich city center....

Work Accident - 35-year Old Dies of Poisoning

Munich. A 35-years old man died in a work-related accident on Monday. The death occurred as a result of carbon monoxide...

Musician forgets million euro violin on the Munich S-Bahn

A musician from Berlin had to be treated by doctors after he left his violin, worth around one million euros on a regional...

Rents Continue to Rise

The cost of a square meter of rental property in Munich is on average between 12.50 and 13.80 euro. The increase is...

Street Race Kills Woman

The traffic light turns green; the motorcycle and Porsche drivers give full throttle. A pedestrian is rammed and is thrown...

Norovirus Infections at Munich hospital

Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea - dozens of patients, nurses and doctors have come down sick from the Norovirus at the...

Nazis May March in Munich

The Administrative Court has announced today its verdict regarding the Nazis' right to march in Munich. Right-wing...

Young Girl Sexually Assaulted

Girl sexually assualted by cyclist.  The man approached the 8 year-old girl on his bicycle while she was playing...
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A Beautiful Compromise - Not For The Faint-hearted

REVIEW: A Beautiful Compromise by Peter McCoy; performed 27-29 May 2011 at Schwere Reiter Theater, Munich. The audience...

Chance to Own a Bavarian Lake

Restaurant, swimming pool and farm are for sale from 2.5 million Euros. Penzing – Do you already have a villa and a...

Kino-season

The mosquitoes buzz, poking the grass while on the screen the choreographer bites Natalie Portman on the lip - the outdoor...
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Safer trip on the S-Bahn

New glass doors to increase fire safety in S-Bahn stations. Construction is under way to increase fire safety in Munich...

Duelling Society Race Row Erupts

A student duelling society in Mannheim caused a stir recently by admitting a non-European member.Duellers in Munich...
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Taxi Driver Coerces 17-year-old into Oral Sex

A 64-year-old married taxi driver has been convicted of forcing a 17-year-old girl to engage in oral sex in payment for a...
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The Pride comes to Munich

Opening night at the BeMe theatre for the young and talented British cast directed by Tom Daley. Marcel Bruneau, Graham...

100 Jahre Ballets Russes

The decadence of the Bavarian State Ballet, led by Ivan Liska as artistic director, can be seen not only in the pink...
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Munich on Google Street View

Munich. The controversial Internet service Google Street View went online on Thursday for 20 of the largest German...
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Ideas for living and home decoration: Heim & Handwerk exhibition

Munich. From Wednesday 24th until Sunday 28th November 2010, around 900 exhibitors will present their ideas related to...

Traffic Speed Controls in Munich

Munich. More than 700 drivers were caught for driving over the speed limit during strict traffic controls carried out by...

Attempted Murder by Lithuanian

Munich. A pub visitor who hit another man on the head with a piece of garden furniture is now being investigated by the...

Wikipedia Founder Receives Award at DM

Munich. The 44 year old co-founder of the internet encyclopaedia Wikipedia, Jimmy D. Wales, has been honoured with an...

Police Stop Illegal Transport Service

Munich. From Wuppertal to Munich for 30 Euro, a shuttle service was offered by two Iraqis and promoted via the Internet....

Pensioner Causes Triple Accident

Munich. Triple crash: a pensioner caused three crashes at the Brudermuehltunnel within a few minutes. He drove his car into...

The Long Night of Museums in Munich

Munich. The Long Night of Museums is a brilliant art and cultural event that takes place from 7 pm till 2 am in Munich on...

Wiesn Visitor Sets Toilet on Fire

Munich. A drunk Wiesn visitor set fire to a chemical toilet near the Oktoberfest on Wednesday. At around 2AM,...

Boy Seriously Injured After Roof Fall

Munich. On Sunday afternoon a 15 year old tried to get his ball from the roof of an empty storage building, however he...

MVV Increases Ticket Prices

Munich. The MVV will increase its prices by an average of 2.8%, starting from the 12th of December. Ticket prices for...

Not an Underground Car Park

Munich. Visitors of the shopping centre at Elisenhof were astonished when on Tuesday at 3 o'clock, a woman tried to drive...

Strike: Trade Unions Take a Break

Munich. The strike with the U-Bahn, bus and tram will be interrupted on Tuesday for consideration of the family day at the...

Helicopter Lands at Goetheplatz

Munich. A helicopter landed on the Goetheplatz early on monday morning. Oktoberfest is the reason why. A child had to be...

Local Traffic Strikes Continue

Munich. The strike in public local transport continues on Monday. The MVG plans to substitute permanent striking staff...

Preparations for Mae West Begin

Munich. This year at Effnerplatz a sex bomb will reach into the sky - or at least something that had the same name as the...

Man Relieves Himself on Electrical Socket, Causes Blackout

Munich. A man in a disco in Munich urinated on a power socket on Thursday evening and caused a blackout. According to...

Man Drowns in English Garden

Munich. A man was found floating in the Eisbach in English Garden on Tuesday morning . People walking by spotted the...

Man Dies After Fest Visit

Munich. A tragic accident occured at the Wiesn when a 72 year old visitor fell in Wirtsbudenstraße and died later in the...

Spilled Beer on Highway

Munich. A lorry lost its cargo of wheat beer, at the worst possible time: the begining of Oktoberfest. The accident...

Worker Drops Window from 4th Floor

Munich. A man who only stepped outside a bar to smoke a cigarette, was hit from the 4th floor by a falling window. He was...

U2 Bono is Fan of Schweinsteiger

Munich. While Bastian Schweinsteiger was playing against AS Roma in the Allianz Arena yesterday evening, just around the...

Fork Lift Collapses

Starnberg. The fire brigade at Starnberg helped upright a fork lift truck on Monday evening. The vehicle collapsed under...

Wiesn Hotels Increase Prices by up to 400%

Munich. Visitors of the Oktoberfest can expect hotel prices to jump up in the near future. A two star hotel in Munich...

Nuclear Protest: Human Chain Planned

Munich. Nuclear power protesters want to cause a nationwide stir up with a spectacular kilometre long human chain. On the...

Mother Participates in Daughter Abuse

Munich. A mother knew that her husband was abusing her daughter sexually and she is alleged to not only have tolerated it...

Delays on U2 Line

Munich. A small fire caused delays for hundreds of commuters on Tuesday morning on line U2. A small newspaper, which was...

Smoker Balcony at the Wiesn

Munich. This is what the smoker balcony of the "Hippodrom" looks like. As reported, the Wiesn tent of Sepp Kraetz is this...

Survey Shows Migrants in Munich Better Integrated

Munich. Every third inhabitant in Munich has a migration background and many are very well integrated. A survey gives...

City Rewards Energy Savers

Munich. The city plans to become more climate friendly and will reward energy saving citizens with cash. The support...

Countdown for Wiesn Begins

Munich. The floors of the Oktoberfest tents are foaming with cleaning liquids: the Oktoberfest is scheduled to start on...

Support for Flood Victims in Pakistan

Munich. Physicians, pharmacists and nurses from Lands Aid will fly to the disaster zone. They want to go to places where...

Family Home in Flames

Munich. A woman living in her flat caused a fire at Karl-Marx-Ring in Neuperlach. The 74 year old suffered from burns and...

Drug Plantation in Middle of Forest

Kirchseeon. A person walking by discovered a drug plantation on sunday afternoon in Ebersberger forest. He notified the...

Pharmacist Assaulted at Gunpoint

Munich. An armed robbery at a Chemists in Obersending resulted in a shop assistant being injured. The offender escaped...

Supermoto Event at Munich Airport

Airport. Exciting drifts, fascinating bike-to-bike fights and breath-taking stunts can be expected on the 29th of August...

Raid in Discothek in Schwabing

Munich. On early Monday morning, police raided the discotek Babalu in Schwabing which was supposed to have drug...

Employees Steal From Bakery

Munich. Employees in a bakery at the central train station in Munich have been stealing money for years. A police...

Traffic Noise Pollution to be Targeted

Munich. The European Union declared war on traffic noise and after the completion of the investigation, the city now has...

Drunk Passenger Injures Policeman

Munich. A drunk bus passenger severely injured a policeman with a headbut. The dispute began because the bus passengers...

MVV Price Hike in December

Munich. The MVV will increase ticket prices for the new timetable in december. The reason for the increase is wage...

Fire Causes 500,000 Euro Damage

Munich. A fire on wednesday evening in a car garage and paint shop in Munich caused severe damage. According to the fire...

Woman Rescued from Isar

Unterfoehring. In a dramatic rescue act, members of the fire brigade and the team of the rescue helicopter "Christoph 1"...

Unattended Stove Causes Fire

Fuerstenfeldbruck. A woman fell asleep while waiting for her lunch to cook. The unattended stove caused a fire shortly...

Boar Missing a Foot

Munich. The bronze boar in front of the hunt and fishery museum on Neuhauser Straße has been damaged. The right rear...

Worker Trapped in Building Site

Munich. A worker became trapped under a heavy metal bar during construction work in a building site. The 27 year old...

New Stamp for Wiesn Anniversary

Munich. The post office releases a special stamp for the 200th anniversary of the Oktoberfest. Displayed on the stamp are...

Student Hungry for Olympia Park Geese

Munich. A Sudanese student caught one of the geese in the Olympia Park. Police thinks that he wasn't just bored. On...

Pensioner Killed by Tram in Haidhausen

Munich. A tragic accident occured at Franziskanerstraße in Munich's Haidhausen district: a 79 year old pensioner was...

Strange Items Forgotten in Taxis

Munich. A suitcase full of butcher knives, a bag with fresh fish and a set of teeth - the list of findings in Munich's...

Memorial for Dominik Brunner

Munich. A memorial at the S-Bahnhof Solln in Munich will be in remembrance of the death of Dominik Brunner. The cross...

Armed Man Robs Pensioner on Balcony

Munich. An unidentified person held a pensioner in Untermenzing at gun point on the pensioner's balcony. The offender cut...

Drug Dealer Hangs Himself in Remand

Munich. A 46 year old man hanged himself on tuesday morning in prison. He was arrested beforehand for drug dealing. The...

Student Race Drivers Win in Silverstone

Garching. 35 engineers of the Technische Università¤t (TU) Munich have won in Silverstone: the team "TUfast" won the...

Beer Tour Around Munich

Munich. Munich is one attraction richer since wednesday. A tour with the London double-decker bus shows tourists - as well...

Poor Indicating Causes Opel to Flip Over

Munich. A eyecatching accident occured in the city district of Am Hart when an Opel Astra flipped over because of another...

Another Deadline for Mosque

Munich. The project has been written off multiple times - but has not entirely come to an end: the idea to build a mosque...

New Enclosure for Munich Polar Bears

Munich. A new home for Munichs polar bears: mayor Christine Strobl opened a new polar bear enclosure at the Tierpark...

Town Sign Stolen

Parsdorf. A strange kind of love for their town or just a silly prank? Parsdorf lost their town sign this week. On...

Shuttle Bus Driver has Heart Attack at Wheel

Airport. On monday evening on the way back to Munich airport, a 69 year old shuttle bus driver from Garmisch-Partenkirchen...

Expensive Rent for Munich Students

Munich. Munich is the most expensive university city in Germany - at least for the rent prices for student flats. People...

Isarinselfest in Munich

Munich. Isarinselfest: from the 3rd to the 5th of September, 75,000 visitors are expected to visit the festival located...

New Escalators for the U-Bahn Network

Munich. U-Bahn passengers have to deal with an obstacle course in the next few weeks. The city is exchanging 125...

Man Survives Train Collision

Erding. A 29 year old man from Erding walked under the closed barriers at  S-Bahnhof Aufhausen - directly infront of an...

Disruptions for S-Bahn

Munich. A railway control centre blackout caused disruptions since sunday evening for train traffic between Tutzing and...

Overweight Patient Rescued by Crane

Feldkirchen. For the second time in 6 days the auxillery fire brigade has had to rescue overweight people from their...

Open Air Bath Smoking Permitted

Germering. Smoking in the open air bath in Germering is still permitted. The decision was made by the town council with...

Taxi Driver Attacks Customer

Munich. A taxi driver in Munich grabbed and pulled a customer out of the vehicle and kicked her in the face. The taxi...

Vending Machine Supplies Drug Utensils

Munich. An automat at Goetheplatz provides junkies with drug utensils for 50 Cents. It is the 2nd "preventive automat" in...

Energy Festival in Munich

Munich. The Energy in the Park festival at the horse racing track goes into its 4th year and looks set to satisfy all...

54 Kilo Marijuana Haul

Munich. At a motorway interchange in Feldmoching, officials discovered 54 kilograms of marijuana - packed in 4 sport bags....

Munich Resident Drowns Girlfriend

MUNICH / PORTIMAO. Engineer Gunnar D. (43) form Munich drowned his girlfriend on the beach of Canavial in the Algarve....

Hygiene Scandal in Clinics

Munich. Hospital hygiene scandal in Munich has seen a clinic director suspended and only emergency operations available in...

Beer More Expensive After Smoking Ban

Munich. After the absolute smoking-ban in Bavaria, private breweries announced that beer and food in festival tents will...

Opening of AlpspiX

Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Yesterday the viewing platform "AlpspiX" opened at the Osterfelderkopf near...

New Dogs for the Airport

Munich airport. The airport police have received reinforcements: Ike and Bono already found their way into the hearts of...

Eco Taxis for Munich

Munich. A green sticker, labelled "Eco Taxi", should make low-emission taxis, with hybrid or natural gas technology,...

Gold Medal for Ude

Munich. Not an olympian but still: Munich's mayor Christian Ude received a gold medal. For distinguished services for...

The Debt Brake Grabs: Coalition Unveils Austerity Plan

MUNICH. Chancellor Angela Merkel of the Christian Democratic Union and Vice Chancellor Guido Westerwelle of the Free...

Do You Vuvu? Munich Braces for Football, Football and More Football

MUNICH. Hot weather, hot media, hot time. A full month of World Cup football frenzy begins today in the Bavarian capital...

Munich Most Desirable City

London. Once a year the lifestyle magazine "Monocle" in London, publishes a ranking of the most livable cities in the...

Student Dies After Explosion

Munich. A 21 year old student who blew himself up on wednesday died from his injuries. According to the police, the...

Immigrants Fight Over Cooker

Munich. Immigrants accommodation at Baierbrunnerstrasse has been completely overcrowded for years. Nine African people...

S-Bahn Station Graffiti Problem

Eching. Graffiti sprayers vandalised the S-Bahn underground station in Eching - which had just been cleaned for the third...

Golfers Head to Munich After Warming Up at U.S. Open

Munich, June 21 - The BMW International Open will tee off this week at Munich Eichenried Golf Club and the strongest...

2800 Cigarettes Confiscated

Munich airport. On wednesday 2,800 cigarettes were hidden in a suitcase and confiscated by customs officers at Munich...

Town Festival Flooded

Erding. Heavy rain on thursday evening flooded the east of Bavaria and kept the fire brigade busy. According to the fire...

Corpse Found in Park

Munich. A woman walking in a park at Westend found a body lying in the grass. The corpse has not yet been...

Postal Vote Addresses Sold

MUNICH. Jesuits are responsible for thousands of addresses of bavarian postal voters ending up available for...

Bomb Threat in Germering

GERMERING. The Max-Born grammar school was evacuated on wednesday morning because of a bomb threat. All teachers and...

Toxic Homemade Spa

Eurasburg. A 24 year old man from Muensing wanted to celebrate his birthday party with a special present: a home-made...

Teenage Boys Stop S-Bahn

Tutzing. The S-Bahn service was delayed again at the weekend, because two boys did not want to get off the S-Bahn wagons,...

Student Throws Puppy at Hells Angels

Allershausen. A 26 year old student drove onto the premises of the "Hells Angels" motor-bike club in Allershausen,...

Siemens Shows World Cup Games

Munich. A TV screen as big as a football goal: Siemens will display all World Cup games on a 37 square metre LED High...

S6 and S8 on schedule again

Munich. After a police operation on the S8 line between Pasing and Germering, the S8 trains now run on schedule again. S6...

Munich's World Cup Fans Allowed Horns

Munich. Football fans in Munich won't have the same fate as fans in Nuremberg - south-african horns or Vuvuzelas will be...

Football Fans Steal Flags from Olympic Stadium

Munich. Police caught 4 football fans stealing corner flags from the Olympia stadium. In their defence the thieves said:...

VW Bus Sinks in Pond

Notzing. A VW van sank in a pond in Notzing on monday evening. The woman inside was able to escape from the sinking van in...
Euro fall

Euro Falls Below $1.20

MUNICH. Europe's recently battered currency fell to $1.19 in Friday trading on continuing debt worries throughout the...

Borrowed car ends up in forest

Ingelsberg. 40,000 Euro of damage was caused during an accident which occurred between Baldham and Ingelsberg on sunday...

Oktoberfest as World Heritage Site

Munich. The Oktoberfest should become part of the world cultural heritage of UNESCO - for the 200th anniversary of the...

Flooding hits Starnberg

Starnberg. The county district of Starnberg is feeling a little wet: since wednesday evening the fire crew have been...

Postman steals credit cards

Munich. For months a 41 year old postman stole credit and EC cards from mail in Allach. Together with his girlfriend he...

Fewer blood donations

Starnberg. Hospitals are short of blood - fewer blood donations come from Starnberg. The blood donor service advertises...

Search for missing sailor begins

Tutzing. A 44 year old sailor from Munich fell over board fro his ship on sunday morning and has been declared...

69 year old almost starves

Munich. A 69 year old man was rescued from his flat in Haidhausen, after almost starving himself to death. He claims he...

iPad released in Germany

Munich. Hundreds of people queued infront of Munichs Apple store - some even waited up to 21 hours, as the iPad went on...

Ashcloud: millions lost in revenue

Munich Airport. The ashcloud from the volcano on Iceland disrupted business for Bavaria's airports. Munich airport has had...

Public viewing of the World Cup granted

Munich. The district council of Au-Haiddhausen agreed for a public viewing of the World Cup 2010 at Bordeauplatz - but...

Update for Ostbahnhof

Munich. The continuation of the construction at Ostbahnhof will cause restrictions for the railway system till the 21st of...

Fly causes accident

Dorfen. A woman broke her right wrist while she was inline skating on a steep road between Eibach and Dorfen. According...

Stewardess insulted: man kicked off flight

Munich Airport. A 35 year old Czech had to feel the bitter consequences of impoliteness on a flight on saturday. The man...

New transplant centre opens

Munich. A new organ transplantation centre will be the first one to coordinate work across locations. All organs will be...

Hot-air balloon lands in park

Munich. A hot-air balloon piloted by a pensioner made an emergency landing in Südpark in Munich. Thermal conditions of...

Fire causes 500,000 Euro damage

Gaissach. A house in Gaissach burned down on Monday morning; luckily the owners were awoken by their smoke alarm. At 4.40...

Bayern-Inter tonight – more than just a Cup Final

Salman Mitha Munich, May 22 - If you are one of the few who have not changed your mobile ringtone to '€˜Stern des...

Dead body found in storage room

Munich. Residents of a block of flats in Bogenhausen found a corpse in the bicycle storage room. Apparently the man who...

Information fair for single parents

  Munich. On Wendsday in the social department at Laim, an information fair for single parents took place. The...

Driver escapes burning truck

Assling. A van loaded with flowers burned down on the A99. The 34 year old driver managed to drive the lorry towards the...

New luxury district planned

Munich. High above Gà¤rtnerplatz, possibly the most expensive flats in Munich are planned to be built. The city council...
Isarinsel

Isarinselfest approved by authorities

Despite doubts on possible harm to the biotope area of Isarauen, the city council approved the celebration of Volksfest on...

London Heathrow gives hope

Attaching. Since the new reports for the construction of a third runway in Munich are available, objections are arising...

14 year old steals fathers car

Finsing. Police apprehended a joyrider in Finsing on tuesday night. The youngster stole the keys for his fathers company...

Bus stuck under bridge

Munich. 15 students from Ludwigshafen were slightly injured when their bus got stuck under a bridge. The driver...

Woman stabs her partner

Mittenwald. On saturday night an argument between a couple escalated after they came back home from a bar crawl. Back in...

Hospital doctors on strike

Munich. Patients of clinics in Munich will have to cope with longer waiting times, as the doctors at the hospitals are on...

Aerosol explodes on playground

Germering. Five children, between the age of 8 and 12, sustained injuries at an adventure playground at Aubinger Weg in...

Church congress ends with virus

Fürstenfeldbruck. The ecumenical church congress had a dramatic end for the guests at the school centre Tulpenfeld. 65...

Drug dealers arrested

Mauern. The Kripo managed to uncover a drugs network, with two men from Thuringia supplying drugs in Mauern. A tip off...

No-parking sign for stubborn parents

Starnberg. If the current situation doesn't change, a parking restriction will come into place outside a secondary...

Scandal at church congress

Munich. Leaflets with portraits of victims covered the floor, loud heckling directed towards the stage: protesters...

Eichenau objects to Google Street View

Eichenau municipality objects to the release of Google's "Street View" pictures, following its forerunner...

Cow on rails

On wednesday afternoon a cow broke out of her pasture and ventured to a nearby train station in Aßling. When the cow...

Too few smoke-free pubs in Munich

Munich. It is impossible to have a beer that is free of cigarette smoke in Munichs pubs and bars, according to the...

Tram causes accident

Munich. A tram took a wrong turn and caused an accident at Dachauer Straße on tuesday. At 9.15 AM a 38 year old tram...

Illegal oil disposal

Oberschleißheim. A mechanic poured oil illegaly into a canal in Oberschleißheim. He will now be held accountable for...

Cockroaches found in local bakery

Munich. Mould, cockroaches, mice faeces and cigarette stubs were discovered by food inspectors in a well established...

Teenagers burn down caravan

Kirchheim. Teenagers burnt down a caravan in Flurstraße in Kirchheim, which burned out on sunday night. Investigators...

Sex attacker assaults woman

Munich. An unknown person attacked a woman, knocked her down and tried to touch her inappropriately. Police are searching...

Two month old baby shaken to death

Munich. A two month old baby died on wednesday in a child clinic. Police suspect the father to have caused the...
Westbad

Chlorine alert in Westbad pool

Munich. The fire brigade evacuated all guests of Westbad swimming pool on Sunday afternoon. High chlorine concentration in...

Munich airport reopened

UPDATE: After yesterday's airport closure because of the Icelandic ash cloud, Munich airport is expected to operate...
the long night of music

The Long Night of Music

Munich. About 20,000 people celebrated the tenth anniversary of the Long Night of Music on Saturday night, 8th of May....
protest against neo-nazi

Demonstration against neo-Nazis

  Munich. Around 300 people demonstrated on Saturday afternoon in the city against a planned march by neo-Nazis in...

600 students and teachers run for charity

Penzberg. Roughly 570 students and 35 teachers of a secondary school in Penzberg participated in a charity run. The...

Impatient customer assaults Bahn employee

Munich. The purchase of a train ticket ended with insults and assault on thursday evening at the Munich airport. A 42...

Midwives demonstration in Munich

On Wednesday in Munich city center, around 550 midwives demonstrated for better working and birth conditions. Bavarian...

Frustrated employee turns arsonist

Munich. Due to anger and frustration over his strict boss, compounded by a relatively bad salary, a 45- years old Moosach...

Divers clean the lake in English Garden

Over one hundred tonnes of waste accumulated over the course of a year in the English Garden lake. Currently divers are...
politesse

Traffic supervisors monitor cyclists

In addition to the police, local traffic supervisors now also monitor cyclists. The municipal traffic office not...
coworking

Coworking in Munich

"Coworking Spaces" is the new form of office communities for freelancers where they can rent a desk on a daily or weekly...
Bus sex assualt

Girl sexually assualted on bus

Munich. In broad daylight on a crowded bus, a drunken 46 year-old man sexually intimidated a 10 year-old girl, yet most...

Love doll in the Amper

Dachau. The police in Dachau were alerted by people out walking when they noticed a corpse in the river Amper. But luckily...
Ludwig Maximilian University

Munich university might reduce tuition fees

Munich. A university commission shall examine whether the Ludwig Maximilian University should possibly reduce tuition...
English Garden Surfers

English Garden surfing area now official

Munich. The Eisbach surfers in English Garden are among the largest tourist attractions in Munich. Their dangerous ride on...
oktoberfest-tent

Oktoberfest booked out

Munich. Even though the Oktoberfest is still 5 months away, the big beer tents are already fully booked in the evenings -...
Rolex Shop Theft

Rolex shop attempted theft

Munch. A Serb national tried to commit a burglary by breaking into a Rolex shop on Maximilianstrasse. Unfortunately for...

Cement lorry overturns

Neufahrn. A 60 year-old driver lost control of his vehicle and plunged down an embankment, but managed to escape serious...

Piracy caused loss of 70,000 jobs in Germany

Thursday, the State Secretary Werner Gatzer presented the annual statistics of the Federal Customs Administration for the...
Kulturstrand

Isar beach parties at risk

Munich. The beach parties at Corneliusbrücke could be cancelled this year. Currently it is unclear whether a majority in...

Danger of forest fires in Eastern Bavaria

Regensburg. The risk of forest fires in many parts of Bavaria increased over the past past days. According to the...
deer on the road

Accident: flying deer hits cyclist

Brunnthal. A 68-year-old cyclist has been seriously injured in an accident when he was hit by a deer, flying through the...
Flohmarkt

Flea market at the Theresienwiese

Munich. The flea market at the Theresienwiese is so unique and well known that dealers and buyers come from very far away...

Oktoberfest: City council requires prices disclosure

Munich. Reservations at the Oktoberfest are getting more expensive. The city council has decided that in May Oktoberfest...

Bauma exhibitor employee attacks boss

An employee of an exhibiting company at the "bauma" fair stabbed his boss on the head and injured her seriously. What the...

Mother locked out: child fell from window

Munich. Two children who tried to play a harmless trick on their mother, saw a tragedy narrowly avoided when the five year...
Church thefts

Church thief caught

Munich.  An attentive witness alerted the police regarding a 48 year old man who allegedly stole money from the church. ...

Munich airport: extension of airspace closure

Munich. The huge cloud of volcanic dust continues to slow down air traffic in Germany and most other European continues....

Six football fans arrested

Munich. On saturday the police arrested six fans during the football match between FC Bayern and Hannover 96 in the...

Dangerous overtaking: driver killed

Rosenheim. There was a severe accident on the A8 Autobahn near Bad Aibling on saturday. At around 5.15 PM a...

Mayors barn burns down

Eching. The fire brigade were called out on saturday to tackle a blazing barn fire at the mayor of Eching's house. The...

Serial thieves arrested

Shortly after a robbery at a Shell petrol station at Moosacher Straße, the police caught the two thieves, who...

New speakers for the subway

They crackle and crunch and their announcements remain a mystery to their audience; the speakers in Munich's underground...
Icelandic Ash Cloud

Munich airport: ash cloud halts air traffic

Munich.  About half of all European flights are currently cancelled at Munich airport.  The volcano ash cloud from...
Munich airport job losses

Job reductions at Munich airport

Munich Airport plans to reduce the number of staff despite an increase in the volume of passengers passing through the...
spring festival

Munich Spring Festival 2010

Munich. This year, the Spring Festival arrives with rides, street performers and a large flea market. Sepp Krà¤tz, the...
Vandals damage cars

Teenagers damage cars with ice pick

Hallbergmoos. Three teenagers used an ice pick and iron pipe to vandalise cars, causing 25,000 Euro worth of...
Cannabis Plant

Drug dealing ring smashed

Taufkirchen. Munich police have broken up a drug dealing ring last weekend.  The investigators found 19 kilos of...

Children set fire to apartment

Munich. On tuesday in Neuperlach, a mother of three managed to escape her flat shortly after it caught fire. A child's...
Munich swimming pools

New open-air bathing season: prices increase

Munich. The council will increase prices in the Munich swimming pools "M-Baths" by the 1st of May. With the start of...
Bridge collapsed

Bridge demolition makes way for new tunnel

Munich. Demolition of the Grabbe-bridge proceeds as planned. One of the main traffic roads in Munich was blocked, even...
Indoor climbing in Munich

Climbing disaster leaves man severely injured

Munich. A climber fell 15 metres in an indoor rock climbing facility and suffered severe injuries from the fall. Police...

Dead person found in cave near Isar

Harlaching. A dead man has been discovered in a cave on the banks of the river Isar. It has not yet been established when...
Circus Krone

Rhinoceros scare at Circus Krone

Munich. A rhinoceros caused alarm among the audience in Circus Krone on Saturday afternoon. As an eyewitness reported...
Munich security camera hotspot

Security cameras at the Orleansplatz to be reduced

Munich. Security cameras will be installed to monitor Sendliger-Tor-Platz in the near future. To satisfy critics, the...
Munich Fountain

Fountain season starts

Munich. On Thursday 8th of March this year, the fountain season started.  In the Old Botanical Garden a symbolical...

Spider causes accident

Munich. Unbelievably, a spider caused yet another accident in Munich. On Thursday evening at 10 o'clock, a twenty-nine...
Munich S-Bahn Delays

S-Bahn: Delays on many lines

Munich. A Signal disturbance on a main line early friday afternoon resulted in a large number of interferences on the...
Ismaning barn fire

Fire in a barn - large scale operation for the fire brigade

A fire started in a barn early thursday morning in Dorf/Krautgartenstraße, Ismaning, with the the inferno causing...

Broomstick wielding driver causes mayhem

Germering. A 63 year old man annoyed by cars driving too close to each other on Lindauer Autobahn, decided to give the...
Airbus A380

Lufthansa-A 380 arrives on the second of June at Moos-Airport

Exciting news for airplane enthusiasts: Lufthansa's Airbus A 380, the biggest airliner in the world, is landing in Munich...

Munich citizens survey

Do you have payment obligations or debts? How would you rate the economic situation of your household? And how high is...
iPad in Munich

The first iPad goes to Munich

"I never wanted to be the first one", says Richard Gutjahr, the world's first owner of the new Apple reader. The...
WW2 Bomb in Munich

WWII bomb found near Hauptbanhof

Munich. A bomb found near Donnersbergerbrücke on Thursday stopped train and car traffic around Munich central train...
Marienplatz

Marienplatz underground to be reconstructed

Munich. The shopping center under the Stachus is nearing completion, and it seems the appearance of Marienplatz...
Munich cyclists

Cyclist checks in Munich

Munich. Bicycle season has begun in Munich and police checks have increased. 2008 in Munich saw 21,337 cyclists caught...
Earth Hour

Earth Hour demonstration in Munich

Munich. On Saturday night the city turned off the lights to its main attractions for one hour.  As in more than 4,300...

Police crackdown on flyer posting

Munich. A bright variety of promotional leaflets are annoying many citizens in Bogenhausen and increasingly the...

Large fire in Gruenwald

Gruenwald.  Friday morning a large fire broke out in a shopping center. According to dpa the fires broke out at around...

New complex at Schwabing

Munich. Leopold Strasse in north Schwabing is about to undergo huge changes. Instead of Metro Market and the neighboring...
Grinsekatze Munich

Restaurant Grinsekatze bankrupt

A year ago, Anna Regenberg and Tobias Kronwitter won the Vox TV channel show "My Restaurant", with their restaurant...

Munich S-Bahn expansion

After years of debate over the development of Munich's suburban rail network, the projects for a second train tunnel and...
Siemens Job Cuts

Protests against job cuts at Siemens in Munich

Last week the electronic group Siemens announced about 2,000 job cuts nationwide of more than 9,000 jobs at the IT...

Serious accident after driver broke red light

Munich. A 24 year-old male driver ignored red traffic lights on Sunday afternoon and crashed into another vehicle. Police...
Munich airport

Food poisoning hits Munich flight

Munich. A plane about to depart from Munich to Tokyo had to return to the terminal when 80 out of the 300 passengers...
Munich Olympic Swimming Pool

Lifeguards acquitted in pool drowning incident

Munich. In the Olympic swimming pool in 2008 a 16-year-old boy drowned. For the lifeguards on duty that day, the hearing...

500 million MVG passengers in 2009

Munich transport company (MVG) hit a new passenger record: for the last year on the U-Bahn, bus and tram networks, 500...

Rent comparison in Munich districts

Munich. The most recent rental market report of the Real Estate Association of Southern Germany (IVD) shows that Munich...
DB Security

Deutsche Bahn increases security

Munich. The Deutsche Bahn plans to strengthen their customers' security. In the coming weeks the number of security...

Bus crashes into tree

Palzing. On a dangerously slippy road in Palzing route bus 617 went off the road and slid into a tree. One 19 year old...
Lost Property

Lost property auction in Munich

Munich. The lost property office at Oetztaler Straße 19 will hold an auction on 17-18th March from 9am to about 4pm for...
Weissenburger Str

Apartment blaze in Haidhausen

Tuesday night, around 23:30, the roof of a five-story residential building at Weißenburger Platz caught fire. The cause...
Munich House Price Rise

Housing market report

Munich. The housing market is shrinking so threateningly, that will it change life in Munich. This is the conclusion of...
Munich City Center

Munich - the best city in Germany

Munich. The Bavarian capital ranked highly in a comparative study of Germany's state capitals in 2008. The lowest crime...
Kevin Costner in Munich

Kevin Costner rocks Munich

Aschheim. Hollywood actor Kevin Costner impressed his enthusiastic fans with his musical ability in the furniture...
Hauptbahnhof Sparda Bank Robbery

Sparda Bank robbery

Munich. A robber has escaped with a sum of money from the Sparda Bank at Hauptbahnhof on Tuesday morning. The man armed...

Husband kills wife with machine gun

Hasenbergl. Saturday morning, a 48 year-old carpenter shot his 46 year-old wife with a machine gun in the laundry room of...
Starkbier Season

Munich Starkbier season begins

During lent many centuries ago, Bavarian monks started to drink specially-brewed strong beer, high in nutrients and...
Munich Tram

New TV in Munich tram and U-Bahn

Munich transport company (MVG) plans to entertain passengers by installing four 17-inch dual-screens om trams and u-bahn...
German Courts Sentence Terrorists

Islamic militants jailed

Duesseldorf. Four Islamic militants have been sentenced in a German court to between 5 and 12 years for planning attacks...
Indian Surrogacy

Family from Bavaria in India fighting for their children

New Delhi. A couple from Bavaria have been waiting more than two years with their twins, that were born to an Indian...
Munich Power Outage

Electricity outage cause in Munich center found

Munich. Parts of the city were left without electricity on Tuesday afternoon. The lights went off in many large...
Neuperlach

Neuperlach: Robbery in Supermarket

Munich. An armed man attacked a supermarket in Neuperlach on Monday night. As the police reported, on Monday evening...
Magdalena Neuner

Munich celebrating Olympic Champions

Munich. On Tuesday. the German Olympic champions will be welcomed home at Marienplatz. Germany's Maria Riesch, Magdalena...
Chile Earthquake

Massive Chile Earthquake Sparks Pacific Tsunami Alert

World News. A massive earthquake of magnitude 8.8 has struck off the coast of Chile, sparking Pacific-wide tsunami...

Another Attack in Munich S-Bahn

Two teenagers attacked a drunk man in the Munich S-Bahn, insulted him, injured him with a beer bottle and stole his mobile...
Munich ambulance

Pensioner run over by Car at Tram Stop

Munich. An accident occurred at Ludwigsbrücke: a pensioner (73) has been run over by a car at the tram stop, reports...
Aidenbachstrasse U-Bahn Assualt

U- Bahn Offender Captured

Munich. The U- Bahn offender, who in January brutally beat up 18-year olds in the Aidenbachstraße U '€“Bahn station...
Demjanjuk Trial

Demjanjuk Trial: Survivor Testifies

Munich. A former Soviet soldier taken prisoner by the Germans during World War II testified at the trial of John...

Sexual Attack at Harthof

Munich. At Harthof U-Bahn station a woman (23) was sexually assualted by an unknown assailant. Luckily she escaped with no...
Munich Property Prices

Property Prices in Munich

Munich. Life in Munich is expensive - not only with the rent and supermarket. A study has worked out how long you should...
Lufthansa Strike Update

Lufthansa Strike Update

Munich. Today pilots went on strike at Lufthansa, knocking out 3,200 flights according to the company's skeleton...
Confessional fire

Confessional Torched

Eggstaett. St. George's Church in Eggstaett suffered minor fire damage on Sunday afternoon after a curtain in the...
German Coach Crash

Six killed as German Coach Crashes in Austria

Vienna. Six people died after a German-registered coach crashed on a motorway near Vienna, leaving six people dead and...

Ludwigshafen School Attack

Reports are coming in of an attack at a vocational school in Ludwigshafen.  Police have evacuated the school and a...
Lufthansa Strike

Lufthansa Plans Strike

Munich. The pilot union Cockpit goes on strike next week.  This will paralyze the operations of Lufthansa and thus...
Rent Scam

Munich Rent Con

Munich. People under fictitious names have been advertising apartments that do not exist on some websites, including...
Fire Phone

Phone Cause of House Fire

Feldkirchen. A fire which ravaged a house in Feldkirchen on 26th December, leaving the occupants homeless, was caused by...
Munich Winter Olympics 2018

Olympic Games 2018 Update

Vancouver.  In the latest development in the application for the 2018 Olympics, Munich clearly won the European battle...
Munich Traffic Lights

City Council want to Remove Unnecessary Traffic Lights

The KVR would like to remove all lights which may be deemed unnecessary. Too many red lights are impeding the traffic...
Munich Fasching

Fasching at Marienplatz

Munich. Hundreds of costumed people stormed the city center of Munich on Sunday and turned the pedestrian zone into a...
Munich Justice Building

15 Year Prison Sentence for Murder

Bavaria, is the safest place people to live in Germany, but recent violent attacks in the underground and suburban...

Driver Injured in Tree Collision

Unterschleissheim.  A serious crash involving a 23 year-old man occurred at 3:30am on Sunday morning...
Dog killed by rat poision

Dogs Poisoned by Council

Gröbenzel. a local Shepherd-dog called Jacky, painfully died from rat poisoning recently. The owners complained that...
Deutsche Bahn Delays

Deutsche Bahn Delays

Passengers of the railway, especially in Bavaria, need to be especially patient recently. Almost every day there is more...
Munich Carnival

Munich Carnival goes into its Final Round

On Shrove Tuesday, from Leopoldstraße to the Viktualienmarkt, the area will be busy with carnival revellers. However,...
Sparkasse Disability Compensation

Sparkasse Disability Compensation Payout

16,000 Euros compensation must be paid by Sparkasse Bank to a person who was excluded as a job candidate because of...

99 Year-old Lady Rumbles Thief

A young man tricked his way into the flat of an elderly woman, pretending to be a city utilities worker. He showed a card...
Viktualienmarkt Renovation

Renovation at Viktualienmarkt

Munich. 2018 is the year when Munich will host the Winter Olympic Games and work is underway to ensure everything will...
Accident near Schlosshotel Berg

Scuba-diving Accident

Berg. While scuba-diving on Sunday afternoon, a 23-year-old man got into difficulty and sustained severe lung...
Munich S-Bahn Attack

Another S-Bahn Assualt

Once again a man was attacked in the Munich S-Bahn by four young people demanding money, after which he was beaten up,...
Solln Murder Charges

Murder Charges for Solln Attack

Munich: Markus Sch. and Sebastian L., the teenagers who beat to death Dominik Brunner at the Solln S-bahn station,...

Smoking at Oktoberfest 2010

For the Oktoberfest 2010, smoking in the beer tents will be officially banned, but won't be penalized (normally from 5 to...
Munich Security Conference 2010

Munich Security Conference

Munich. From 5 to 7 February the annual security conference will be held at the Bayerischer Hof.  As in previous years,...
Oktoberfest 2010

Oktoberfest 2010 Extended by a Day

The Oktoberfest will last a day longer than usual this year. For the 200th Anniversary of the Oktoberfest, an additional...
Munich Strike

Widespread Industrial Action on Wed

After the second round of failed salary negotiations for employees of the municipalities and federal government, talks...
Munich Winter Sales

Winter Sales Start

Munich. With the winter sales, the main pedestrian zone in Munich turned into a paradise for bargain hunters. Shops are...
Bikers Elephant Meeting

4000 Bikers Attend Annual Elephants Meeting

Thousands of motorcyclists had attended the "Elephants' Meeting" last weekend in Thurmansbang (County...
Bomb Threat at Munich Airport

New Bomb Threat at Munich Airport

There was another bomb incident at Munich airport: on Friday afternoon a passenger claimed at T1 check-in that he had a...
Munich Snowfall

Snowfall in Bavaria Causes Traffic Problems

In addition, serious problems occurred on the entire network of the Munich S-Bahn. Commuters had to wait for their...

Toyota crashed into tram

Munich. On Monday evening the driver of a Toyota turned into the path of a tram and narrowly avoided serious injury. The...

Traunstein: Huge Rock Destroys House

According to Andreas von Poschinger, a geologist at the State Office for the Environment, several massive rocks weighing...

Police Stop U-Bahn Party

It should have been the first party in a Munich subway. A spontaneous meet up was organized through the Internet to start...

Munich Brewery's Secret Face

For years Munich Hofbrà¤uhaus has advertised globally using the face of a pretty waitress - however it has emerged that...

Bomb Alert Shuts Munich Airport

Wednesday at around 15:30, Munich airport experienced a bomb scare at Terminal 2. Police confirmed to N-TV that a man...

Ambient lighting influences how wine tastes

The background lighting provided in a room has an influence on how we taste wine. This is the result of a survey conducted...

Study: video game success may be in the mind

If you find video games a struggle, it could be to do with the size of certain parts of your brain, a study suggests....

Python Owner Terrified of Pet

Munich - the owner of a python was not too afraid of his pet when it was still in his terrarium. But on Tuesday evening...

Yellow curry spice can kill off cancer cells

An extract found in the bright yellow curry spice turmeric can kill off cancer cells, scientists have shown. Tests by a...

Attractive Women Respond Angrily in Disputes

Researchers suggest women who rate themselves as pretty display a war-like streak when fighting battles to get their own...

Alzheimer's Research

A simple eye test might be able to detect Alzheimer's and other diseases before symptoms develop, according to UK...

Safety Issues of E-cigarettes

There is a worrying lack of safety data on electronic cigarettes, despite their growing popularity with the public....

Karstadt sale has began

Munich. The sell-off of the Karstadt store has begun. During the insolvency, the company and union negotiate the future of...

German Health Care Prioritizing Problem

Germany's Medical Association has called for a public debate on the state of the German health care system. They say a...

Taxi Driver Assualts Student

Munich, Sunday, 5 o'clock: A 19-year-old student called up a taxi in Pasing and wanted it to take her to Kultfabrik at...

Munich Manager Shot Dead

Munich manager Dirk von Poschinger-Camphausen has been shot dead. The body of the 36-year-old had 10-13 shot wounds,...

Bomb Hoax at Hauptbahnhof

A Greek prisoner who is jailed in Greece, used a bomb threat at Munich Hauptbahnhof station to try and secure his release...

S-Bahn Delay Problems

The Munich S-Bahn should have being running on time after the holidays, however that is not the case. Since Monday,...

Munich Olympic 2018 National Sponsor Choice

Munich places a lot of hope to host the Olympic Winter Games in 2018. Among companies applying to be the "National...

Oktoberfest 200th Anniversary

MUNICH, Germany. The first Oktoberfest was held 200 years ago - for its anniversary this year, the city is planning a...

Sexual Harrassment at Tax Office

Munich - As tax inspector, 48-year old Alfons G. was close to the top of the career ladder in the Munich tax office. But...

S7- Extension: Appraiser Should Make Improvements

Wolfratshausen / Geretsried - The planned extension of S7 is postponed again. An analysis of the agency Vieregg / Roessler...

Lenggries Cable Car Breakdown

Lenggries. Because of the breakdown of a cable car in the Upper Bavarian Lenggries on Tuesday, about 60 people were stuck...

Do Not Fall in a Tram

Munich - Who falls down in a tram and injured, has no automatic right for damages sustained, states TZ. According to a...

Pensioner Conned at Home

Ramersdorf: a 78-year-old pensioner was tricked by a thief for several hundred euros. On Tuesday about 12.30pm, a...