Berlin

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Berlin

Home Office EU settlement scheme under fire after Berlin launch similar - but free - version for Brits

EU settlement scheme under fire after Berlin launch similar - but free - version

A campaign formed to advocate for EU citizens in the UK has criticised the Home Office’s EU Settlement Scheme for charging applicants, after the authority of Berlin launched a similar - but free - scheme for Brits living in the German city.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Brexit: Theresa May to hold talks with Angela Merkel ahead of speech

Brexit: Theresa May to hold talks with Angela Merkel ahead of speech

Brexit: Theresa May to hold talks with Angela Merkel ahead of speech

Both leaders are to meet in Berlin and Theresa May will give a speech tomorrow on security relations

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Entire German village put up for sale at just £110,000

Entire German village put up for sale at just £110,000

Entire German village put up for sale at just £110,000

The village of Alwine is to be auctioned in Berlin

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Police seize radioactive playing cards 'used in illegal scam' after year-long search

Police seize radioactive playing cards 'used in illegal scam' after year-long search

Police seize radioactive playing cards 'used in illegal scam'

A woman is now being investigated over the matter after more radioactive playing cards were found

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Brexit: David Davis to speak in Germany amid hope of a negotiation deadlock break

Brexit: David Davis to speak in Germany amid hope of a negotiation deadlock break

David Davis to speak in Germany amid hope of Brexit negotiation deadlock break

The Brexit Secretary is to give a keynote address in the wake of Michel Barnier saying more progress would be needed to move the talks on

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Israel's Holocaust memorial to honour first Arab with Righteous Among the Nations medal

Israel's Holocaust memorial to honour first Arab with Righteous Among the Nations medal

Israel's Holocaust memorial to honour first Arab for helping Jews

Mohammed Helmy hid Jewish Anna Boros and her grandmother during the Second World War

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Thousands took part in a protest against the far-right AfD

In photos: Thousands protest against far-right AfD in Berlin

In photos: Thousands protest against far-right AfD in Berlin

Politicians from the Alternative for Germany party will attend the first sitting of the recently elected parliament in the country on Wednesday

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

First ever same-sex wedding takes place in Germany

First ever same-sex wedding takes place in Germany

First ever same-sex wedding takes place in Germany

Those at the ceremony cheered and clapped when marriage documents were signed

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Alternative for Germany enters the Bundestag in shock election results

German elections: Far-right AfD party enters Bundestag in shock election results

Far-right AfD party enters Bundestag in shock German election results

Georg Pazderski, the party chairman of the unit in Berlin, hailed the results as a 'political earthquake'

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Smoke bomb hits Kurdish event in Germany injuring nine

Smoke bomb hits Kurdish event in Germany, injuring nine

Smoke bomb hits Kurdish event in Germany, injuring nine

The event was to do with the Kurdish region, which is a semi-autonomous area in Iraq, and its independence referendum

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Four arrested including security guard over theft of 100kg commemorative coin in Germany

Four arrested over theft of 100kg commemorative coin in Germany

Four arrested over theft of 100kg commemorative coin in Germany

The Big Maple Leaf coin is worth around £800,000 and was stolen from Berlin’s Bode Museum on Museum Island in March this year

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Trams collide in Berlin, injuring at least 27

Trams collide in Berlin, injuring at least 27

Trams collide in Berlin, injuring at least 27

Local media report that 50 firefighters attended the scene

McDonald's in Germany evacuated after 'explosive device' was found by customers

McDonald's in Germany evacuated after 'explosive device' found by customers

McDonald's in Germany evacuated after 'explosive device' found by customers

Explosives experts were called to the scene and disarmed the device, say police

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Berlin to pay woman nearly €7,000 for rejecting job application due to her headscarf

Berlin state ordered to pay woman nearly €7,000 for rejecting job application due to her headscarf

Berlin to pay compensation to woman for rejecting job application over headscarf

The woman was told during a job interview that she couldn't wear a headscarf at work

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Man dies and others injured after storms and tornado hits Germany

Man dies and others injured after storms and tornado hit Germany

Man dies and others injured after storms and tornado hit Germany

A 50-year-old man died when a tree fell on his parked car, his wife was also injured

Turkish agency expresses distaste with new German mosque

Turkey expresses fury at new German mosque

Turkey expresses fury at new German mosque

Diyanet oversees religious activity in Turkey, and it says the Ibn Ruschd-Goethe mosque is incompatible with Islam because men and women mingle

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Refugee imprisoned following conviction of fire attack on homeless man in Berlin

Refugee who set homeless man on fire jailed in Germany

Refugee who set homeless man on fire jailed in Germany

The 21-year-old was handed a sentence of two and a half years for setting the man's headrest on fire in a subway station

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

'German men claim to be fathers of refugee children in exchange for money'

German men 'claiming to be fathers of refugee children in exchange for money'

German men 'claiming to be fathers of refugee children in exchange for money'

In Germany men can legally claim they are the father of a child even if they are not biologically related.

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Turkish court acquits two men suspected of aiding honour killing of their sister in Berlin

Turkish court acquits two men of aiding their sister's honour killing after she refused to wear headscarf

Turkish court acquits two men of aiding their sister's honour killing

Alparslan and Mutlu Surucu were acquitted of the killing of their younger sister Hatun in 2005

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

BREAKING: Syrian teen arrested in Germany suspected of plotting new Berlin attack

Syrian teen arrested in Germany suspected of plotting new Berlin attack

Syrian teen arrested in Germany suspected of plotting new Berlin attack

A 17-year-old has been arrested by special forces in Brandenburg

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Berlin Zoo gets two Great Pandas on loan from China

Berlin Zoo gets two Great Pandas on loan from China

Berlin Zoo gets two great pandas on loan from China

A Great Panda couple are to move into a flashy new pad in the German capital zoo

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Germany to deport two terror suspects born in the country

Germany to deport two terror suspects born in the country

Germany to deport two terror suspects born in the country

This is the first such instance where Germany has deported two nationals with foreign parents

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A Cure for Wellness: Actor Jason Isaacs on filming in the 'worst, most disturbing place he's ever been'

A Cure for Wellness: Actor Jason Isaacs on filming in the 'worst, most disturbing place he's ever been'

Actor Jason Isaacs on filming in the 'worst place he's ever been'

Actor Jason Isaacs joined Paul Ross to reveal more about his new film A Cure for Wellness

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

White House releases error-filled list of 'under-reported' terror attacks media to support Donald Trump's claim

Donald Trump advisors claim Paris, Nice and Berlin terror attacks were 'under-reported' - despite blanket global coverage

Trump advisors claim Paris, Nice and Berlin terror attacks were 'under-reported'

Some of the attacks on the list to support Donald Trump's claims of 'under-reporting' of terror attacks include the Paris attacks of 2015, the Nice lorry attack last July, and the market incident in Berlin

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

The fire department said the various 'nooks and crannies' of the sauna made it hard to reach victims

Gay sauna fire leaves three dead in Berlin

Gay sauna fire leaves three dead in Berlin

One person also seriously injured after fire at Steam Works sauna

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

'If we had a ban on refugees 12 months ago in Europe, 200 people would be alive today' - Tommy Robinson defends Donald Trump's executive order

Former EDL leader Tommy Robinson hits out at Mo Farah over Donald Trump protest

Former EDL leader Tommy Robinson hits out at Mo Farah over Donald Trump protest

The founder of the English Defence League has defended Donald Trump's executive order

Friday, January 20, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

Donald Trump inauguration - behind the monumental efforts keeping the new president safe

Donald Trump inauguration: Inside the $100m operation to keep the new president safe

The $100m operation to keep Trump safe

The security forces have turned Washington DC into the most secure city on the planet

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The attack on a Christmas market in Berlin sparked an international manhunt

Man who 'had contact with Berlin attacker' arrested - reports

Man who 'had contact with Berlin attacker' arrested - reports

Prosecutor reported as saying 40-year-old man has been detained

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Berlin truck attack: manhunt underway for suspect Anis Amri

Berlin truck attack: manhunt underway for suspect Anis Amri

Berlin truck attack: manhunt underway for suspect Anis Amri

The German police have offered a €100,000 reward to anyone with information

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

'The streets haven't emptied because of the Berlin truck attack', says journalist

'Germany's Nazi past might make it difficult to beef up security after Berlin attack'

'The streets haven't emptied because of the Berlin truck attack'

German police are searching for the perpetrator of the attack on a Christmas market in Berlin, which killed 12 people

Does The UK Need Trump Style ‘Extreme Vetting’ of Muslims?

Trump-style 'extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

'Extreme vetting' already exists in Britain - we don't need to change anything

Oshin Shahiean, solicitor and senior immigration adviser at OTS Solicitors, says Britain is already well-protected and there's no need to panic after Berlin attack

Security measures tightened across UK in wake of Berlin attack

Security measures tightened across UK in wake of Berlin attack

Security measures tightened across UK in wake of Berlin attack

The attack on Monday left 12 people dead and 50 people injured, and Islamic State have now claimed responsibility

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Twitter fury as Nigel Farage attacks Angela Merkel and Brendan Cox in the wake of Berlin attack

Twitter fury as Nigel Farage attacks Angela Merkel and Jo Cox's husband over Berlin attack

Berlin: Twitter fury as Nigel Farage attacks Angela Merkel and Jo Cox's husband

The former UKIP leader tweeted the Berlin market attack would be 'Merkel's legacy', and then claimed Jo Cox's widower supported extremism when he called him out

Ramadhan Foundation Chief Executive responds to caller who insisted UK needs 'its own Donald Trump' to fight against terrorism

Muslim activist ridicules Donald Trump supporter after Berlin, Ankara atrocities

Muslim activist ridicules Donald Trump supporter after Berlin, Ankara atrocities

Mohammed Shafiq disputed caller Paul's suggestuion the UK needs 'its own Donald Trump' to defend against terrorism

Berlin truck attack: Far-right leader roars 'the horror has arrived' and attacks Merkel

Berlin truck attack: Far-right leader roars 'the horror has arrived' and attacks Merkel

Berlin attack: Far-right leader roars 'the horror has arrived', attacks Merkel

Leader of Alternativ fur Deutschland party seeks to capitalise on the carnage which ensued at Christmas market last night

Berlin truck attack: "This shall not change us," says journalist

Berlin truck attack: We won't live in fear of terrorist, says German journalist

Berlin truck attack: We won't live in fear of terrorist, says German journalist

Yesterday, a man drove a truck into a Christmas market in the German capital, killing 12 and injuring 48

Monday, December 19, 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

Lorry ploughs into Christmas market in Berlin

Lorry ploughs into Christmas market in Berlin

Witnessed said it 'didn't feel like an accident'

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

'Killer clown' stabbed after scaring group of young people with hammer

'Killer clown' stabbed after scaring group of young people with hammer

The incident in Berlin is the latest in a wave of copycat pranks

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

'Killer Clown' craze: Armed clowns rob pizzeria outside Berlin

'Killer Clowns' armed with tasers rob pizzeria outside Berlin

'Killer Clowns' armed with tasers rob pizzeria outside Berlin

Authorities are appealing for witnesses after the incident, which took place in Potsdam

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Pirate Party of Berlin politician found dead

German Pirate Party politician found dead after far-right election defeat

German Pirate Party politician found dead after far-right election defeat

Gerwald Claus-Brunner has died in what the party is calling a suicde

Monday, July 25, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016