Strikes by cabin crew of the airline Lufthansa are expected to leave over 100,000 passengers stranded this week. UFO, the flight attendants' union, is demanded better conditions for retirement benefits. But with yet another round of travel disruption, are striking workers losing the public's sympathy?
The government has a new strategy on refugees which makes it easier for authorities to kick out failed applicants. But, controversially, even new refugees will only be granted limited rights to stay in Germany.
And if your interested in a quite literal fairy tale journey in Germany, Rob's got just the destination for you!
All that, plus the rest of this week's news in brief and our German of the Week!