Why on earth do Germans call New Year’s Eve Silvester?
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Why on earth do Germans call New Year’s Eve Silvester?

Why do Germans call New Year's Eve Silvester? And what's with all the mustard-filled doughnuts, firecrackers, and melted lead? The Local has the lowdown.

Icy roads cause series of accidents
Germany

Icy roads cause series of accidents

Five dead in Christmas Day fire
Germany

Five dead in Christmas Day fire

What’s on in Germany: December 24-January 6
Germany

What’s on in Germany: December 24-January 6

What’s on in Germany: December 17 – 23
Germany

What’s on in Germany: December 17 – 23

‘Christmas Academy’ teaches Germans yule rules
Germany

‘Christmas Academy’ teaches Germans yule rules

Deep freeze extends icy grip on Germany
Germany

Deep freeze extends icy grip on Germany

Retiree makes emergency call for more toilet paper
Germany

Retiree makes emergency call for more toilet paper

Two people put each other in hospital over shopping cart
Germany

Two people put each other in hospital over shopping cart

Online Advent calendars collecting children’s personal information
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Online Advent calendars collecting children’s personal information

Students protest uni reform meeting
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Students protest uni reform meeting

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