A German neo-Nazi organization known as the National Socialist Underground (NSU) is being investigated for a series of murders and racially motivated attacks spanning the last decade, and German authorities have come under fire for failing to connect the group with the attacks. DW looks at right-wing extremism in Germany and the NSU investigations.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is in search of some 1000 people to fill positions in a new banking supervision unit. Observers are calling it a vanguard in financial controlling: It's certainly a first for Europe.
It was David versus Goliath in the early Sunday match - only this time Goliath proved quicker of foot and of wit, as wealthy Wolfsburg handed tiny Freiburg another defeat. The final score: 3-0. Hertha Berlin also won.
German President Joachim Gauck will not be attending the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. This has been interpreted by some as an act of silent protest by Germany's head of state.