30 April 2015 06:25 PM
Previously Angela Merkel has vowed to clamp down on US spies after her mobile phone was bugged
Oskar Groning trial: Auschwitz survivor recounts being subjected to brutal experiments at the hands of infamous Nazi doctor Josef Mengele
22 April 2015 06:34 PM
Eva Kor reveals how she and her twin sister were both injected with unknown substances as she gives testimony at trial of guard charged with complicity in Holocaust
Oskar Groening trial: 93-year-old Auschwitz guard admits he was 'morally complicit' in holocaust crimes
22 April 2015 12:00 AM
He has been described as 'probably the last Auschwitz guard to face justice'
19 April 2015 06:36 PM
The frail, white-haired widower has declared he is ready to speak about the horrors of Auschwitz, where he was a guard from 1942 to 1944
17 April 2015 11:22 PM
Some observers suggested that the statement of confidence in Mr Winterkorn was an unprecedented defeat for Mr Piech
14 April 2015 11:56 AM
Ferdinand Piëch, the powerful chair of VW, has fallen out with his chief executive and protégé Martin Winterkorn. Tony Paterson lifts the bonnet and examines what’s going on at the German automobile giant
Troglitz: The German village standing up to the neo-Nazis' flames of hatred after refugee hostel arson and beheading threats
10 April 2015 06:55 PM
Tony Paterson reports from the front line of Germany's ideological battle
06 April 2015 05:54 PM
German neo-Nazis were suspected of being behind threats to “behead” a conservative politician for continuing to back a controversial refugee housing project today, less than 48 hours after a village building earmarked for the scheme was set ablaze by unknown assailants.
The hunt for Orzel: Search resumes for heroic Polish submarine, lost in the North Sea during World War Two
05 April 2015 12:00 AM
The boat's captain feigned co-operation with Nazi orders - until he made a dash for British waters
04 April 2015 12:00 AM
The vandals struck with precision in the woods outside Stangheck, a small German village near the Baltic coast of Schleswig-Holstein. They felled the only oak for miles around, containing the metre-wide nest of a prized pair of white-tailed eagles. The birds had bred there for six years. Shocked locals instantly formed a “committee against bird murder”, offering a €3,000 (£2,200) reward for information. But the hunt has drawn a blank so far.
In defence of liberal democracy
Over 50,000 families shipped out of London boroughs in the past three years due to welfare cuts and soaring rents
EU asylum policy is 'a direct threat to our civilisation', says Nigel Farage
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
- 1 If I were Prime Minister: I'd give tax cuts to the rich, keep Trident, and get my football team wrong
- 2 Italian police 'reveal' what Jesus looked like as a young boy
- 3 General Election 2015: 14-year-old boy asks Nick Clegg – 'can you kill Katie Hopkins?'
- 4 University student in court for allegedly covering housemates' food in window cleaner and spit
- 5 Ryan Gosling posts tribute to 'Ryan Gosling Won't Eat His Cereal' creator Ryan McHenry