Light rail vehicles of Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe are parked at sunrise at the Duehren depot in Hannover. In the public service wage conflict, the work stoppages are to be significantly expanded in Lower Saxony as well. In Hanover, local traffic is at a standstill.


An employee in protective clothing works at a steel pan on the grounds of the Salzgitter AG, in Hannover, Germany.

Photo: Julian Stratenschulte/dpa/PTI Photo

Meerkats stand underneath a heat lamp in their open-air enclosure at the Adventure Zoo in Hanover.