Al Jazeera demands release of journalist held by Germany on an Egyptian arrest warrant weeks after Cairo signs £5.7bn deal
21 June 2015 06:50 PM
Ahmed Mansour - who is accused of several crimes, including torturing a lawyer in Tahrir Square in 2011 - said he hoped his arrest was a misunderstanding
Bayreuth Music Festival 2015: Musical differences see Wagner's great-granddaughter removed from board and banned from the event
09 June 2015 05:58 PM
The composer founded the festival in 1876, but a family feud has seen Eva Wagner-Pasquier barred from attending by her own sister
G7 summit: Vladimir Putin will miss out on a weekend at Colditz sister castle with other world leaders
05 June 2015 06:41 PM
Ten miles of specially imported Slovak-made barbed wire fencing and more than 17,000 police will attempt to ensure that Schloss Elmau remains sealed off from the rest of the world
Kremlin blacklist of EU politicians is 'tit-for-tat reaction' to Western sanctions, says Lib Dem source after Nick Clegg banned
31 May 2015 09:23 PM
Ban on politicians including Nick Clegg is seen as a tit-for-tat response to Western sanctions
Germany's last Nazi hunter Thomas Walther, interview: 'I was retiring so I decided to do something useful'
22 May 2015 06:30 PM
Thomas Walther tells Tony Paterson in Lüneburg that it was only when he retired as a lawyer in 2006 that he realised he had to 'do something useful'
15 May 2015 06:30 PM
With estate agents waxing lyrical about the “smell of the sea, the scent of pines and panoramic views of nature” you could almost be forgiven for forgetting the sinister past of the luxury Baltic seaside apartments at New Prora, which were purpose built for 20,000 members of Adolf Hitler’s Aryan “master race”.
Beate Klarsfeld honoured: Germany's top Nazi hunter awarded Federal Cross of Merit for bringing war criminals to justice
14 May 2015 06:18 PM
In 1968, she struck West German President Georg Kiesinger across the ear in protest against his work for Adolf Hitler's propaganda machine
08 May 2015 07:08 PM
Germany shocked and alarmed while Chancellor faces further political embarrassment
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
Climate change: 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile', experts say
'Women only' train carriages: Jeremy Corbyn unveils radical move to tackle public harassment
Black holes are a passage to another universe, says Stephen Hawking
Tony Blair attacks Jeremy Corbyn's 'Alice In Wonderland' politics
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
Iain Duncan Smith 'should resign over disability benefit death figures', says Jeremy Corbyn
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