Literature Fund Prize for author Ulrike Draesner

On Monday evening, the author Ulrike Draesner will be awarded the “Grand Prize of the German Literature Fund”, endowed with 50,000 euros, in Leipzig. She is at home in many genres and has found her own wonderful voice, said literature fund director Susanne Fischer. 59-year-old Draesner writes mainly poetry and prose, is the director of […]

The Bundesliga Saturday with Leipzig against Hertha, Frankfurt against Cologne and Mönchengladbach against Dortmund live and exclusively on Sky

Unterföhring (ots) – – The “Super Saturday” from 2 pm with Britta Hofmann and Sky expert Didi Hamann– Sky experts Lothar Matthäus, Sebastian Hellmann and Wolff-Christoph Fuss then report on the “tipico top game of the week” in Borussia-Park– The Sunday with, among others, Heiko Herrlich, Martin Stranzl and Didi Hamann at “Sky90” and everything […]

Incidence constant above 10: Leipzig tightened corona rules

In Leipzig, citizens have to adhere to stricter corona requirements again. Above all, contact restrictions and the mask requirement are tightened. After Dresden, Leipzig is also tightening the corona rules again. From Tuesday, masks must be worn again when shopping in the trade fair city and in some other areas. The reason: The corona incidence […]

Leipzig: Raid on restaurant – women from Vietnam smuggled in | Regional

Leipzig – Raids in Leipzig and Halle’s popular Vietnamese restaurants! Dozens of officials arrived in the “Viet Village” on Monday morning and searched the premises. Reason: one Europe-wide raid against a Vietnamese smuggler gang! There were searches in Berlin, Hamburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Saxony-Anhalt and Saxony. Eleven people were arrested in Leipzig. The accusation weighs heavily: […]

New routes: Flixtrain drives to more than 40 cities

After a month-long Corona break, the rail competitor “Flixtrain” resumes operations. The green trains of the company “Flixmobility” should start running again as early as next week. Flixtrain has more than 40 cities on offer The offer is to be expanded step by step. From May 20, the Hamburg-Cologne and Berlin-Cologne routes will initially be […]

Housing prices in Leipzig more than doubled in 5 years, Berlin with a plus of 75 percent

Nuremberg (ots) – A 5-year comparison of the asking prices for condominiums in 77 major German cities by immowelt shows: – Leipzig with the strongest increase since 2016: Purchase prices have increased by 123 percent to currently 2,950 euros per square meter– Expensive metropolises with strong increases: Munich (+50 percent), Hamburg (+64 percent) and Berlin […]