Cologne ( kə-LOHN; German: Köln[kœln]; Kölsch: Kölle[ˈkœlə] Latin: Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium is the largest city of Germany's most populous federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the fourth-most populous city in Germany. With slightly over a million inhabitants within its city boundaries, Cologne is the largest city on the Rhine and also the most populous city both of the Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan Region, which is Germany's largest and one of Europe's major metropolitan areas, and of the Rhineland. Centered on the left bank of the Rhine, Cologne is about 45 kilometres southeast of North Rhine-Westphalia's capital of Düsseldorf and 25 kilometres northwest of Bonn. It is the largest city in the Central Franconian and Ripuarian dialect areas.
Germany on Saturday urged people returning from Italy, Switzerland and Austria to self-isolate for up to two weeks to help slow the spread of coronavirus, as Cologne closed all bars, nightclubs and.. Reuters - Published
Sebastian Andersson scored twice for promoted Union Berlin to beat Cologne 2-0 and climb to 10th in the Bundesliga on Sunday. The Swedish striker struck in both halves to give ...... WorldNews - Published
On March 6, 1945 Clarence Smoyer, a Pershing tank gunner with the U.S. Army's 3rd Armored Division, helped to capture Cologne, Germany's third-largest city. His bravery under fire was chronicled in a.. CBS News - Published
Borussia Dortmund fought back to beat Cologne 3-1 away with late goals from substitute Achraf Hakimi and Paco Alcacer on Friday to make it two wins out of two in the Bundesliga this season. Advertising.. WorldNews - Published
Lucien Favre's men got up and running by thrashing Augsburg 5-1 and Jadon Sancho led them to a 3-1 victory at Cologne in match two. Jadon Sancho made Bundesliga history as he inspired Borussia Dortmund.. WorldNews - Published
Cologne has become the first German city with a population of more than a million people to join the declaration movement. More than 700 cities around the world have recognized the urgency of the.. WorldNews - Published
A plane coming from the German city of Cologne has made an emergency landing at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport. Ground staff in Germany reported that tire pieces had been found on the runway after.. WorldNews - Published