30 July 2014 12:00 AM
He is Berlin’s most famous bouncer and his face is a mosaic of tattoos and steel rings which have been punched into his lips, nose and earlobes.
25 July 2014 12:00 AM
The Love Parade was meant to brighten up depressed and rundown Duisburg, a grimy, industrial city in Germany’s Ruhr district. But disaster struck Germany’s last Love Parade on the afternoon of 24 July 2010. Hundreds of ravers were crushed in a stampede that erupted after panic gripped a huge crowd trapped in a tunnel leading to the Duisburg festival. It left 21 dead and at least 510 injured.
24 July 2014 06:33 PM
Government responds to a series of spy scandals which began last year with revelations that the NSA had bugged Chancellor Angela Merkel’s mobile phone
22 July 2014 06:23 PM
The retailer is on its knees, thanks to a German war veteran who turned the family grocers into the Aldi chain
15 July 2014 12:00 AM
The Bal des Pompiers is one of the France’s best-loved traditions
10 July 2014 06:14 PM
Angela Merkel has let it be known that she is 'not amused' by the continuing allegations of US spying in Germany
09 July 2014 06:42 PM
Reaction by players and media to the win was markedly restrained
09 July 2014 12:00 AM
Inside the military museum, New Zealand artist Kingsley Baird is battling to meet a self-imposed deadline which falls this Saturday. By then he plans to have completed Stela – the name of his highly original memorial to the millions of men who lost their lives during the Great War. Stela is a vast collection of 18,000 hand-sized WWI soldiers made entirely from “Anzac biscuit”.
07 July 2014 09:20 PM
'We must focus more strongly on our so-called allies,' says Merkel security spokesperson
06 July 2014 12:00 AM
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: SNP and its activists 'openly racist' towards the English, Farage says
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
Schools forced to act as 'miniature welfare states' with teachers buying underwear and even haircuts for poor pupils
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