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‘Fridays for Future’ youth movement spearheads climate protests across the globe

Students around the world are demonstrating for more climate protection. In Germany, hundreds of thousands took to the streets. The "FridaysforFuture" movement...

Leaked personal data in cyber-attack on German politicians

Hackers have published large amounts of data and documents from hundreds of German politicians on the Internet. According to public broadcaster rbb,...

NSU trial: German neo-Nazi Beate Zschäpe sentenced to life

The principal defendant in the NSU trial, Beate Zschäpe, is convicted of murder on ten counts. Her defense wants to appeal to...

These were the victims of the neo-Nazi terrorist group NSU

ENVER SIMSEK was the first NSU murder victim. The 38-year-old man from Turkey was shot down on 9 September 2000 in front...

Seehofer and the Islam debate: “not helpful”?

Horst Seehofer receives support from his own ranks after his controversial statement on Islam. CSU Secretary General Blume speaks of deliberate misinterpretation, fellow party...

Police protection for founder of liberal mosque in Berlin

Having received a large number of death threats, Seyran Ateş is now under non-stop police protection, according to a report. Her newly founded mosque...

Same-sex marriage legalised in Germany: is there a catch?

Confetti rained down on members of the Green Party in the Bundestag's (German parliament) last session before the summer recess. On Friday, the 28th...

Surge of British naturalisations in Germany

While the number of naturalised Turks in Germany is decreasing, 2016 saw a marked increase of 361 percent of Britons seeking German citizenship. The number of...

Population in Germany growing younger again

For the first time since the reunification in 1990, the average age of the population in Germany is decreasing again. According to the Federal Statistics...