Germany

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

German journalist claims he wasn't granted Bahrain visa due to his previous reports on royals

Journalist claims he was barred from Fifa Congress in Bahrain due to royal family coverage

Journalist claims he was barred from Bahrain Fifa Congress

The Committee to Protect Journalists has called for all journalists to have the ability to provide coverage of international events in Bahrain

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Germany orders search for Nazi material in military bases

Germany orders nationwide hunt for Nazi material in military bases

Germany orders nationwide hunt for Nazi material in military bases

A search will take place in all army barracks, due to suspicions of extremism within the military

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

German soldier who registered as Syrian refugee 'proves the system is failing'

German soldier registered as Syrian refugee 'to plot terror attack'

German soldier who registered as refugee 'proves the system is failing'

A German soldier managed to register as a Syrian refugee, meaning he had a space in a shelter and received money each month

'Isis jihadist' arrested in Germany

'Isis jihadist' arrested in Germany

Ahmad AA also thought to have been a commander in the Al-Nusra front

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 2017

'Refugee hunter’ gangs continue to seek out migrants, but who are they?

Germany's 'refugee hunters': The violent vigilantes striking fear into asylum seekers

Germany's 'refugee hunters': The violent mobs striking fear into asylum seekers

Bikers, rockers and football fans are coalescing in gangs of hate, happy to bash the Muslim folk demon

Four men on trial in Germany for allegedly hunting and beating refugee to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating asylum seeker to death

Four 'refugee hunters' on trial in Germany accused of beating man to death

The case is linked to the rise of so called 'vigilante mobs' which hunt asylum seekers

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Intelligence services to keep close watch on shops selling halal products in Germany

German spies targeting halal shops to root out islamists

German spies targeting halal shops to root out islamists

The head of Hesse's state intelligence agency has said shops selling halal products could become meeting points for the Salafist scene

Euro 2024: Germany and Turkey told human rights are 'important' for bids to be considered

After Russia and Qatar World Cup awards, soccer tournament bidders told to focus on human rights

Germany and Turkey told human rights are 'important' for Euro 2024 bids

Specific criteria for human and labour rights, as well as anti-corruption measures, will be a deciding factor for who wins the hosting gig

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

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German airlines call for two-person cockpit rule to be scrapped, two years on from Germanwings disaster

German airlines call for two-person cockpit rule to be scrapped

German Aviation Association believes the two-person rule gives more chance for unauthorised passengers to hijack the controls

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

'Germany could return to authoritarianism if economic conditions worsen', says Nazi leader's son

Nazi leader's son warns Germany could return to Hitler-style authoritarianism if economy tanks

Nazi leader's son warns Germany could return to Hitler-style authoritarianism

The son of Hans Frank, the governor-general of Nazi occupied Poland in World War Two, has spoken out about the current situation in Germany

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

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Audience boos and hisses at Ivanka Trump as she takes part in women's panel

Ivanka Trump said her father is a 'tremendous champion of supporting families,' causing outrage from some audience members

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Suspect detained over Dortmund bus attack has links to Islamic State

Suspect detained after Dortmund bus attack has Isis links

Suspect detained after Dortmund bus attack has Isis links

A man identified as Abdul Beset A has been detained after an attack on Borussia Dortmund's team bus and an arrest warrant has been requested for the man

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Borussia Dortmund bus explosion: One person arrested

Borussia Dortmund bus explosion: One person detained

Borussia Dortmund bus explosion: One person detained

Federal prosecutors confirm arrest

'Football is beautiful' - Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

'Football is beautiful' - Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

The Champions League match between Borussia Dortmund and Monaco was postponed after three explosions took place near Dortmund's team bus

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum once leaving terms are clear

German politician tells UK to hold second Brexit referendum because we didn't know what we were doing first time

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum

The general secretary of the Social Democrat Party (SPD), Katarina Barley, urged the country to hold a second vote because of a supposed lack of awareness of what they were voting for

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

Documentary reveals King Edward VIII had phones tapped due to Nazi sympathiser fears

King Edward VIII had phones tapped due to Nazi fears, documentary claims

King Edward VIII had phones tapped due to Nazi fears, documentary claims

The Prince of Wales, who abdicated to marry Wallis Simpson in the 1930s, had his phone tapped by MI5

Man rams car carrying propane gas into town hall in Verden, Germany

Man rams car into town hall in Verden, Germany

Police have ruled out terrorism as a motive for the offence

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Man stabbed to death by newspaper delivery man, after complaining his paper was late

Man stabbed to death by newspaper delivery boy - after complaining his paper was late

Man killed by newspaper delivery boy after complaining his paper was late

The man was stabbed several times on his upper body, he died later in hospital due to his wounds

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Brexit: 'The European Union is blackmailing the UK by saying we owe them money', says MP Gerald Howarth

EU's Brexit divorce claim is simply blackmail, says MP Gerald Howarth

EU's Brexit divorce claim is simply blackmail, says MP Gerald Howarth

Sir Gerald Howarth says the European Union is trying to drag the process of Brexit out, and hoping that the UK either gets a new government or has a second referendum

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

UK to get EU support over WhatsApp debate in the wake of Westminster

Amber Rudd likely to get EU backing over WhatsApp terror row

Amber Rudd likely to get EU backing over WhatsApp terror row

The UK Government has been fighting to see Khalid Masood's final WhatsApp message, sent minutes before he committed the atrocity

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Fancy a flight to North Korea? Well, here's your chance

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Air Koryo is to start operating flights from Dandong International Airport in China

Body found in river could be missing Hamburg football boss

Body found in river could be missing Hamburg football boss

Body found in river could be missing Hamburg football boss

Hamburg SV's marketing boss Timo Kraus has been missing for 11 weeks after last being seen meeting with colleagues at a riverside bar

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

FA chief condemns England fans' Germany chants as 'inappropriate, disrespectful and disappointing'

FA chief blasts England fans' Germany chants

England supporters booed German national anthem and sang songs about bombing Germans in World War Two

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

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

President Erdogan warns Europeans they will not be safe if Europe's current attitude continues

Erdogan threatens Europe: 'Carry on like this and your people won't be safe on the streets'

Erdogan threatens Europe: 'Carry on like this and your people won't be safe'

President Erdogan has called on countries to respect democracy, human rights and liberties, whilst talking at an event for local journalists

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Man dies after ticket machine explodes at German train station

Man dies after ticket machine explodes at German train station

Man dies after ticket machine explodes at German train station

Police discovered a seriously injured man in the early hours of the morning near an exploded ticket machine, however he died at the scene despite efforts to save him

Brexit: Early deals ready for after Article 50 triggering, says website report

Brexit: Early deals ready to go when Article 50 triggered - reports

Brexit: Early deals ready to go when Article 50 triggered - reports

'Informal talks' have reportedly been held with the German government, despite the EU line forbidding talks before negotiations begin

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

German salon uses python to give customers neck massages

German salon uses python to give customers neck massages

German salon uses python to give customers neck massages

Frank Doehlen uses a 13-year-old python to give neck massages at the Haar Mode Team salon in Dresden, after he was inspired by a similar technique used in South Africa

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

BREAKING: Armed police convene at hostage situation in German bank

BREAKING: Armed police dealing with hostage situation in German bank

BREAKING: Armed police dealing with hostage situation in German bank

Hostages have been taken in a bank in Duisberg

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The discovery was confirmed by police

Package containing explosives found at German government offices

Package containing explosives found at German government offices

Further details of attempted bombing slowly emerging

Pro-Erdogan hackers deface top accounts as crisis with Turkey escalates

Justin Bieber and Borussia Dortmund Twitter accounts defaced with Nazi slur by pro-Erdogan hackers

Justin Bieber Twitter account defaced with Nazi slur by pro-Erdogan hackers

There's been tension between Turkey and a number of EU member states after several rallies supporting him in the upcoming election

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Holland-Turkey Crisis: Dutch ambassador banned as situation intensifies

Holland-Turkey Crisis: Ankara bans Dutch ambassador as situation intensifies

Holland-Turkey Crisis: Ankara bans Dutch ambassador as situation intensifies

Turkey has banned the ambassador from returning and also suspended high-level diplomatic relations with the Netherlands

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

France blasted for allowing Mevlut Cavusoglu to campaign in Metz for Turkish election

France blasted for allowing Turkish leader Erdogan's right-hand man to campaign in Metz

France blasted for allowing Erdogan's right-hand man to campaign in Metz

The French Government authorised Turkey's Foreign Minister to campaign in Metz amidst growing tension in Europe over the Turkish election

Several police vehicles were dispatched following the bomb threat

German train station in lockdown after bomb threat

German train station in lockdown after bomb threat

Threat was phoned in to police in Gelsenkirchen this morning

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Seven injured in Dusseldorf after assailant goes on axe rampage in train station

Seven injured in Dusseldorf after assailant goes on axe rampage in train station

Seven injured in Dusseldorf after assailant goes on axe rampage in train station

A man from the former country of Yugoslavia has been arrested in connection with the incident

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Angela Merkel blasts President Erdoğan for Nazi comparison insult in growing diplomatic spat

Merkel blasts Erdogan for Nazi slur as diplomatic tensions mount

Merkel blasts Erdogan for Nazi slur as diplomatic tensions moun

The German Chancellor fired back at the Turkish President amidst a growing diplomatic spat between the countries

8,000 people evacuated after World War II bomb is found in Germany

8,000 people evacuated after World War II bomb found in Germany

8,000 people evacuated after World War II bomb found in Germany

The bomb discovered in Dusseldorf weighs 250kg and is expected to be diffused imminently

Man who allegedly posed as Justin Bieber online charged with more than 900 sex offences

Man who 'posed as Justin Bieber online' charged with more than 900 sex offences

Man who 'posed as Justin Bieber online' charged with more than 900 sex offences

Gordon Douglas Chalmers has been accused of more than 900 sexual offences dating back 10 years

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Far-right neo-Nazi extremist group on trial in Germany for attacks on refugees

Far-right neo-Nazi group on trial in Germany for anti-refugee 'terror attacks'

Far-right neo-Nazi group on trial in Germany for anti-refugee 'terror attacks'

Eight far-right extremists have gone on trial for bomb attacks on homes for asylum applicants in Germany

Monday, March 6, 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017

Police catch neo-Nazi drug dealer after he posts photos of toast with Hitler's face on

Police catch neo-Nazi drug dealer after he publishes pictures of toast with Hitler's face on

Neo-Nazi drug dealer caught after publishing photos of toast with Hitler's face

A neo-Nazi drug dealer has been caught by police after he posted images of toast online with Adolf Hitler's face scorched on the slices

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

Bomb threat results in German town hall being evacuated

Bomb threat at German town hall hours after Turkish rally banned

Bomb threat at German town hall hours after Turkish rally banned

The city hall in Gaggenau - where a similar bomb threat resulted in a speech by the Turkish Justice Minister being cancelled - was evacuated this morning

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Mother sentenced to four years in prison after pushing daughter into prostitution

Mother sentenced to four years in prison after selling daughter for sex

Mother sentenced to four years in prison after selling daughter for sex

A mother has been jailed for forcing her daughter into prostitution as well as encouraging her then- boyfriend to rape her

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Police arrest Tunisian man on suspicion of planning a terror attack, after raiding homes, mosques and businesses

German police swoop on 'terror recruits' who attended same mosque as Berlin truck attacker

Terror suspects who attended same mosque as Berlin truck attacker arrested

Arrest took place after 1100 police officers searched homes, businesses and mosques

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Group of teenagers found dead in Germany died of carbon monoxide poisoning

Group of teenagers found dead in German garden shed suffered carbon monoxide poisoning

Teenagers found dead in German garden shed suffered carbon monoxide poisoning

A group of teenagers who were found dead over the weekend died of carbon monoxide poisoning, police have said

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Austria accused of 'lacking political will' to prosecute Nazis

Austria accused of 'lacking political will' to prosecute Holocaust criminals

Austria accused of 'lacking political will' to prosecute Nazis

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has published a report claiming investigations launched in Austria into war criminals have not yielded concrete results

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Germany Imams alert Turkish authorities to alleged supporters of Fethullah Gulen in schools

Turkish Imams 'spying on schools in Germany'

Turkish Imams 'spying on schools in Germany'

Local media are reporting that imams in Germany gathered intelligence for Turkey's official religious authorities on alleged supporters of the exiled cleric, several of whom are reportedly teachers in state schools

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Alternative for Germany party leader blasts Björn Höcke for Holocaust 'monument of shame' comments

German far-right politician Bjorn Hocke blasted for saying country should forget the Holocaust

German far-right politician blasted for 'forget the Holocaust' comments

Björn Höcke called for Germany to stop atoning for Nazi crimes and labelled a key tribute to the genocide's victims as a 'monument of shame'

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

The plane was travelling from Oman to Germany

Plane forced to land in Kuwait due to bomb threat

Plane forced to land in Kuwait due to bomb threat

Plane was travelling from Oman to Germany when it was forced to land

Facebook: Network to roll out 'fake news tool' in Germany

Facebook: Network to roll out 'fake news tool' in Germany

Facebook: Network to roll out 'fake news tool' in Germany

The tool will help users to flag up fabricated news stories

Donald Trump hails the UK for Brexit vote and slams Angela Merkel for refugee decision

Donald Trump hails Brexit and blast Angela Merkel over refugees

Donald Trump hails Brexit and blast Angela Merkel over refugees

The soon-to-be President has praised the UK as 'smart' for opting out of the EU, and savaged the German Chancellor for opening the doors to refugees

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Donald Trump condemned by Jewish groups for 'Nazi Germany' tweet

Donald Trump condemned by Jewish groups for 'Nazi Germany' tweet

Trump condemned by Jewish groups for 'Nazi Germany' tweet

In a tweet condemning intelligence services for supposedly leaking a dossier with strong allegations to the press, he compared the situation to Germany under the Nazi party

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Hans-Jürgen Kirstein has complained of a lack of support for police efforts to tackle migrant crime

German police union boss blasts politicians over rising migrant crime

German police union boss blasts politicians over rising migrant crime

Hans-Jürgen Kirstein, head of the Baden-Württemberg state police union, lambasted the judiciary and politicians for 'hampering' police efforts by not supporting them

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Dambuster knighthood: 'It looks as though it's been blocked', says campaigner

Dambuster knighthood: 'It looks as though it's been blocked', says campaigner

Dambuster knighthood looks as though it's been blocked, says campaigner

Support continues to grow for The Sun newspaper's petition to grant retired RAF officer George 'Johnny' Johnson a knighthood for his part in Operation Chastise

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

'Hostility to Tony Blair has driven the Jeremy Corbyn phenomenon', says political commentator

Tony Blair has driven the rise of Brexit and Jeremy Corbyn, says political commentator

Tony Blair has driven the rise of Brexit and Jeremy Corbyn, says journalist

The Independent's chief political commentator John Rentoul looked back at 2016 with James Max, and discussed what's to come in 2017

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