03 May 2013 06:09 PM
The long-awaited appearance in court of a far-right group accused of murdering immigrants has revived awkward questions for the country
03 May 2013 12:00 AM
Not all Germans show unwavering respect for authority. “Court Case Dieter” as he is nicknamed, has spent nearly half his life actively loathing it. The 77-year-old retired sports teacher has been in court a record 230 times for insulting establishment figures.
25 April 2013 12:00 AM
21 April 2013 06:30 PM
The Dutch–British composer of an official anthem intended for the swearing-in of Holland’s future king, Willem-Alexander, was forced to withdraw his work today amid vitriol from tens of thousands of online protesters and claims that the song sounded like North Korean propaganda.
21 April 2013 12:00 AM
Book traces fate of Cold War defectors who went the 'wrong way'
18 April 2013 12:00 AM
12 April 2013 05:50 PM
European aircraft manufacturer Airbus is to offer extra-wide seats to cater for super-sized passengers in an effort to match “trends in demographics.”
05 April 2013 06:28 PM
Ringmaster Robert Birk tells Tony Paterson how 60 new recruits kept his show on the road
03 April 2013 12:00 AM
02 April 2013 07:17 PM
Barbie and her boyfriend, Ken, could receive police protection after activists vowed to protest against a life-sized Barbie “Dream House” due to open as a tourist attraction in Berlin next month.
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