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Edward Snowden still eying asylum in Germany

American whistleblower Edward Snowden has once again expressed interest in seeking political asylum in Germany. He has warned that if he turns up dea...

Edward Snowden still eying asylum in Germany

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Edward Snowden calls on Emmanuel Macron to grant him asylum in France Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency whistleblower who leaked classified documents detailing secret surveillance programs, is pleading with F...
15:48, 2019-09-16

Edward Snowden: Germany a 'primary example' of NSA surveillance cooperation In his new book, Edward Snowden describes how US intelligence agencies collect vast amounts of data around the world. Foreign governments often help ...
04:32, 2019-09-17

After Six Years in Exile, Edward Snowden Explains Himself In a new memoir and interview, the world’s most famous whistle-blower elucidates as never before why he stood up to mass surveillance—and his love fo...
13:32, 2019-09-16

Edward Snowden: Former NSA contractor sued by US over new book Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden is being sued by the United States over his new book....
19:40, 2019-09-17

Edward Snowden: life after leaking – podcast Former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden’s life was upended by his decision to expose his government’s programme of mass surveillance. Ewen M...
04:24, 2019-09-16

After 6 Years in Exile, Edward Snowden Explains Himself In a new memoir and interview, the world’s most famous whistle-blower elucidates as never before why he stood up to mass surveillance—and his love fo...
22:08, 2019-09-16

US sues Edward Snowden for profits from his new book The Justice Department on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee and National Security Agency contractor for publish...
20:52, 2019-09-17

Edward Snowden’s Memoir Is Coming in September The National Security Agency whistle-blower has written a book exploring his role in mass surveillance and the “crisis of conscience” that led to his...
19:36, 2019-08-01

Edward Snowden on 9/11 and why he joined the army: ‘Now, finally, there was a fight’ In an extract from his memoir, the US whistleblower shares his experiences on the day the twin towers fell – and the aftermath that led him to join u...
16:52, 2019-09-15

Brace for controversy: Edward Snowden has written a memoir Enlarge / This is going to go down on your permanent record. (credit: McMillan Publishers) Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee and National Sec...
19:44, 2019-08-01

Edward Snowden would like to return to US but only with a fair trial – live The NSA whistleblower, who currently resides in Russia, said a fair trial ‘is the one thing the government has refused to guarantee’Sign up for the U...
20:04, 2019-09-16

Edward Snowden memoir to reveal whistleblower’s secrets In Permanent Record, the former spy will recount how his mass surveillance work eventually led him to make the biggest leak in historyAfter multiple ...
15:36, 2019-08-01

Edward Snowden in exile: ‘you have to be ready to stand for something’ – video Edward Snowden has spent the last six years living in exile in Russia and has now decided to publish his memoirs, Permanent Record. In the book he re...
18:36, 2019-09-13

In Edward Snowden’s New Memoir, the Disclosures This Time Are Personal With “Permanent Record,” the former intelligence contractor who leaked documents about the United States government’s surveillance programs gives an ...
06:16, 2019-09-13

US government sues Edward Snowden over book disclosures – live A civil lawsuit alleges the whistleblower’s book Permanent Record violates non-disclosure agreements he signed with CIA and NSASign up for the US bri...
20:20, 2019-09-17

Justice Department sues Edward Snowden over publication of new memoir The Department of Justice has sued Edward Snowden over the publication of his new memoir, arguing the book violates the non-disclosure agreements the...
20:48, 2019-09-17

Permanent Record by Edward Snowden review – the whistleblower’s memoir The call of duty and a patriotic pedigree are given priority in Snowden’s account of his motivations – and he warns of dangers aheadTowards the end o...
13:04, 2019-09-14

'They wanted me gone': Edward Snowden tells of whistleblowing, his AI fears and six years in Russia The man whose state surveillance revelations rocked the world speaks exclusively to the Guardian about his new life and concerns for the future Conti...
18:36, 2019-09-13

Edward Snowden: Former NSA contractor sued by US over new book 'Permanent Record' Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden is being sued by the United States over his new book....
20:00, 2019-09-17

Refugees in Germany: Legal entry — without asylum Germany is increasingly making use of humanitarian admissions programs as part of its refugee policy, meaning orderly entry for migrants rather than ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany confirms, Syria still unsafe for asylum-seekers Germany will continue providing refuge to Syrian asylum-seekers, the Interior Ministry has said. It refuted earlier reports that some applicants from...
12:44, 2019-05-15

CBOE Holdings Names Edward T. Tilly to Succeed Edward J. Joyce as President and COO CHICAGO, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that CBOE Executive Vice Chairman Edward T. Tilly will succe...
15:28, 2019-05-01

Germany: Asylum-seeker jailed for random attacks in Amberg Four men from Afghanistan and Iran have been sentenced over arbitrary attacks on passersby in the Bavarian town of Amberg. The incident fueled debate...
10:40, 2019-05-10

Germany grants asylum to two Hong Kong pro-democracy activists Two pro-democracy activists from Hong Kong have sought and secured refugee status in Germany. The decision shows concern that Beijing is limiting rig...
19:16, 2019-05-22

Germany grants asylum to 2 Hong Kong pro-democracy activists BERLIN (AP) — Germany has granted asylum to two Hong Kong activists in a sign of growing concern over how dissent is dealt with in the territory. In ...
14:52, 2019-05-22

Human rights group accuses Germany of mistreating rejected Afghan asylum-seeker A European watchdog raised concerns after German police allegedly squeezed the genitals of an Afghan deportee. While deportations are professionally ...
02:56, 2019-05-09

Imola and Mugello eying future F1 races in Italy after Monza deal Imola and Mugello are weighing up potential bids to host Formula 1 in the future, following Monza's new multi-year deal that secured the future of th...
22:12, 2019-09-10

Giants’ special teams eying dynamic boost from Jabrill Peppers Leading into the start of training camp (rookies report July 22, veterans July 24) The Post will provide Giants fans with a position-by-position look...
20:44, 2019-07-11

'Snowden refugees' in Hong Kong dream of safety in Canada As Edward Snowden releases his memoir, refugees who sheltered him in Hong Kong in 2013 are still stuck in limbo. Now facing deportation, they hope Ca...
13:28, 2019-09-17

US government files civil lawsuit against Snowden over publication of memoir Suit contends whistleblower published Permanent Record ‘in violation of non-disclosure agreements’ with both CIA and NSAThe US government on Tuesday ...
22:08, 2019-09-17

'Seeking Sister Wife’s' Vanessa Cobbs reveals she's 'decided to part ways' with the Snowden family Before the three parted ways, Fox News caught up with the Snowdens and Cobbs to talk about their decision to lead a plural lifestyle....
11:16, 2019-04-19

Edward Crutchley Steps Into the Spotlight Kim Jones’s longtime right-hand man is now a rising star on the London men’s wear scene thanks to his high-luxe offerings with a focus on texture and...
08:44, 2019-06-08

“There Will Never Be Another Like Him” – Edward Enninful On His Friend Karl Lagerfeld “Karl was always there. But sadly, you often don’t realise how huge a person was in your life until they’re no longer around...
16:40, 2019-06-20

Germany 'hypocritical' on NATO: US envoy to Germany Richard Grenell US President Donald Trump's top diplomat in Berlin said German politicians were not committed enough to the alliance's defense spending target. He al...
05:56, 2019-05-09

Former West Germany star Bernd Schuster: 'Ter Stegen should be Germany's No. 1' When Bernd Schuster left Cologne for Barcelona in 1980, he was one of the first Bundesliga players to move to Spain. He spoke to DW about his move an...
11:04, 2019-05-22

Former Jamaican Prime Minister Edward Seaga has died KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Former Jamaican Prime Minister Edward Seaga has died....
21:52, 2019-05-28

Jean Edward Smith, Biographer of the Underrated, Dies at 86 His books helped restore the reputations of Grant and Eisenhower and return John Marshall to the forefront of the American story....
21:52, 2019-09-13

Former Jamaican Prime Minister Edward Seaga dies at 89 Jamaica’s prime minister has announced the death of Edward Seaga, a former Jamaican leader who shaped the island’s post-independence poli...
21:52, 2019-05-28

‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ trailer: Where is Edward Furlong? I’m looking for John Connor. Squinting, in fact. The latest trailer for “Terminator: Dark Fate” dropped Friday, and while more acti...
22:32, 2019-08-30

Famous birthdays for Aug. 18: Christian Slater, Edward Norton Actor Christian Slater turns 50 and actor Edward Norton turns 50, among the famous birthdays for Aug. 18....
09:16, 2019-08-18

What type of weapon was Edward I’s Warwolf? The Weekend quiz From Karina Canellakis to Princess Jellyfish: test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 What appeared off southern Iceland in November 1963?2 In Jul...
08:32, 2019-08-31

Edward Bluemel: the love-to-hate new star of Killing Eve As the hotly anticipated second series of Killing Eve starts this weekend, Frankie McCoy meets Edward Bluemel, the show's gleefully hateable new star...
08:44, 2019-06-06

Edward Enninful On Why The Duchess Of Sussex Is The Ultimate Force For Change "I got a text message. Would I, the Duchess asked, ever so politely, consider co-editing a special issue of Vogue with her, to highlight brilliant fe...
17:28, 2019-07-29

Edward Enninful On Co-Editing The September Issue With HRH The Duchess Of Sussex "To have the country's most influential beacon of change guest edit British Vogue at this time has been an honour, a pleasure and a wonderful surpris...
00:24, 2019-07-29

Edward Enninful On Why HRH The Duchess Of Sussex Is The Ultimate Force For Change "I got a text message. Would I, the Duchess asked, ever so politely, consider co-editing a special issue of Vogue with her, to highlight brilliant fe...
19:08, 2019-07-29

Edward Furlong to return to Terminator franchise for Dark Fate Producer James Cameron and Deadpool director Tim Miller join forces for the latest in series, that also reunites Arnold Schwarzenegger and Linda Hami...
15:16, 2019-07-19

Edward Lewis, ‘Spartacus’ Producer Who Defied Blacklist, Dies at 99 He was the “front” for Dalton Trumbo, one of the Hollywood Ten, but ended the subterfuge and insisted that Trumbo be listed as screenwriter....
01:28, 2019-08-16

Prize winning historian Jean Edward Smith dead at 86 Jean Edward Smith, a prize-winning historian known for his books on Franklin Roosevelt and Ulysses Grant, has died at 86...
03:12, 2019-09-14

Edward Kelsey: Actor who played Joe Grundy on The Archers dies aged 88 He played Joe Grundy on the BBC Radio 4 soap for 34 years and voiced Baron Greenback in Danger Mouse....
17:36, 2019-04-24

Motherless Brooklyn review – Edward Norton's weighty labour of love The actor returns to the director’s chair for a respectable if heavy-going adaptation of Jonathan Lethem’s best-selling crime thrillerThis film is a ...
23:52, 2019-09-12

US Navy tosses case against SEAL leader who led Edward Gallagher's platoon Andrea Gallagher via Reuters The Navy dismissed charges against an officer accused of covering up war crimes by a SEAL later acquitted of murder, a...
11:04, 2019-08-02

Edward Furlong returning as John Connor in ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ The actor starred in the 1991 cult-classic 'Terminator 2: Judgment Day,' and will be reprising his role as John Connor on Nov. 1....
22:08, 2019-07-18

SEALs defend Navy vet Edward Gallagher, contradict claims made by snipers The trial of Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher took another surprising turn Wednesday when a fellow SEAL got on the stand and defended the decorated combat ...
07:52, 2019-06-27

Legacy of Edward Cornwallis to be scrutinized as public consultations on Halifax’s founder begin On Thursday, residents will be asked for the first time to offer their opinions at a highly anticipated official public meeting....
00:28, 2019-06-06

Environmental activists push back against proposed abattoir in Prince Edward County A group of environmental activists believe that Frank Stronach's plan to build an abbatoir in PEC is not in the best interest of the county....
23:16, 2019-09-10

Watch: New trailer for 'Motherless Brooklyn' written, directed by and starring Edward Norton Warner Brothers released a trailer for Edward Norton's movie "Motherless Brooklyn." Norton wrote, directed and stars with Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-R...
20:40, 2019-08-22

Whoa, Edward Furlong's returning as John Connor in Terminator: Dark Fate Until now, no single actor has played the Terminator franchise’s John Connor more than once. Edward Furlong originated the role in Terminator 2: Judg...
20:52, 2019-07-18

“Young People Are Opening Our Eyes To Who & How We Can Love” – Edward Enninful On The Meaning Of Pride "To see a new generation of young people who are redefining their identities is so exciting," said Enninful in his Pride keynote speech...
13:16, 2019-06-21

Karlie Kloss & Edward Enninful To Host Exclusive British Vogue Signing On Wednesday July 17 from 1-3pm, British Vogue will be giving 100 readers the chance to attend a live signing of our August Issue...
18:48, 2019-07-12

Rebel investor Edward Bramson concedes in fight for Barclays board seat Activist investor Edward Bramson has admitted defeat in his battle for a seat on the board at Barclays, saying he knows top shareholders have voted a...
13:20, 2019-05-02

Toronto Film Festival: See Renee Zellweger, Shia LaBeouf, Edward Norton on the red carpet Renee Zellweger, Shia LaBeouf, Edward Norton and Cynthia Erivo are among stars at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIFF. ...
23:56, 2019-09-11

Edward Enninful, Michael Kors And Charles Finch Host The Cannes Filmmakers Dinner Edward Enninful, Michael Kors and Charles Finch tonight brought together an illustrious array of names at Cannes's iconic Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc to ce...
23:04, 2019-05-17

Snipers testify that Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher shot young girl and old man in Iraq The trial of decorated Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher continued on Friday, with DNA experts and military snipers taking the stand to talk about the evide...
06:04, 2019-06-22

Toronto Film Festival: Renee Zellweger, Shia LaBeouf, Edward Norton on the red carpet Renee Zellweger, Shia LaBeouf, Edward Norton and Cynthia Erivo are among the stars at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIF...
22:12, 2019-09-11

Edward Gallagher, Navy SEAL accused of killing ISIS prisoner, freed ahead of trial A Navy SEAL accused of killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq in 2017 was released from custody on Thursday ahead of his murder trial for the alle...
05:00, 2019-05-31

EDWARD J. JOYCE, CBOE PRESIDENT AND COO, TO RECEIVE ANTI-DEFAMATION LEAGUE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Chicago, November 25, 2009 - Edward J. Joyce, President and Chief Operating Officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), will be honored for...
16:12, 2019-05-01

Watch a trailer for Edward Norton's smoky, star-studded adaptation of Jonathan Lethem's Motherless Brooklyn Edward Norton’s been wanting to bring Jonathan Lethem’s Joycean 1999 novel Motherless Brooklyn to the screen since it was published. Now, 20 years la...
21:28, 2019-08-22

TIME CEO Edward Felsenthal Toasts ‘People Who Do the Impossible’ at TIME 100 Gala At Tuesday night’s TIME 100 Gala, TIME CEO and Editor-in-Chief Edward Felsenthal gave a toast celebrating the 2019 honorees. As dinner began, F...
04:32, 2019-04-24

US announces stricter asylum regulations The new regulation forbids refugees from claiming asylum in the US if they have traveled through a third country. Officials called it an 'interim rul...
19:36, 2019-07-15

Why I'm fleeing Honduras to seek asylum in the US When a fellow protester against a dam that was polluting our water was killed, I left with my young son on a migrant caravanI am seeking asylum in th...
08:52, 2019-07-29

Cartel members seeking asylum TUCSON – Cartel members and some of their families crossed into Douglas and Naco, Arizona this past week asking for asylum. They stated their reason ...
06:00, 2019-06-18

UN: Venezuelans now file 1 in 5 of all new asylum claims LIMA, Peru (AP) — When Johan Álvarez was unable to provide more than one meal a day for his young family he knew it was time to leave Venezuela. With...
20:12, 2019-06-19

EU takes Hungary to court over asylum helper law The EU's executive has taken Hungary to court over the bill it passed last year making it a crime to help asylum seekers. The European Commission mai...
21:52, 2019-07-25

Senate negotiations on asylum reform collapse The Senate’s bipartisan negotiations on asylum reform are dead, Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham said in an interview on Thursday.The South Carolina...
18:48, 2019-07-25

Trump Targets Asylum Protections For Immigrants The Trump administration says it will soon end asylum protections for most Central American migrants. It’s the government’s latest attemp...
01:28, 2019-07-16

Ex-Interpol chief’s wife gets asylum in France PARIS — The wife of Meng Hongwei, the former Interpol president jailed in China for what she believes are political reasons, said Monday that France ...
23:36, 2019-05-13

Asylum seekers band together near border cities SAN LUIS RIO COLORADO, Mexico (AP) – Thousands of asylum seekers are waiting for months in Mexico before they can start seeking protections in ...
01:00, 2019-07-21

Kushner tries to strike bipartisan asylum deal Jared Kushner is working with Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin and GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham to try and broker a bipartisan deal on asylum laws, which could...
17:52, 2019-06-19

Trump's attempts to keep asylum seekers out of the US have hit 5 big hurdles The Trump administration has pursued a number of policies to reduce access to the US for asylum seekers. But those maneuvers, which come amid increas...
03:00, 2019-05-02

Trump Moves to Destroy Asylum System as We Know It The Trump administration moved today to drastically change the country’s asylum rules, effectively ending the possibility for many Central American m...
20:04, 2019-07-15

EU sees sharp rise in asylum applications The number of applications for asylum in the EU is back up. About 206,500 applications were submitted during the first four months of 2019, compared ...
09:08, 2019-06-11

Trump administration announces asylum restrictions TUCSON –The Trump administration announced a new rule that would make it a lot more difficult for migrants to seek asylum in the United States....
04:52, 2019-07-16

Stephen Miller Is Trying to Break the Asylum Process A new report indicates that Stephen Miller is looking to turn the asylum screening interview process over to Border Patrol agents....
23:32, 2019-07-30

Trump’s Asylum Agreement with Guatemala Is Ludicrous The Trump administration announced on Friday that it had signed a “safe third country agreement” with Guatemala that would “put human smugglers out o...
01:44, 2019-07-28

UN refugee agency ‘deeply concerned’ about US asylum The concerned comments from UNHCR came after the Trump administration said it will end all asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the US-...
20:08, 2019-07-16

Flu outbreak among asylum seekers reaches San Diego SAN DIEGO (AP) — Sixteen asylum seekers who have exhibited flu-like symptoms after being flown to San Diego from South Texas are being quarantined. S...
21:28, 2019-05-24

Opponents sue as Trump’s new asylum rules go into effect The policy went into effect Tuesday but drew two swift lawsuits from immigrant advocacy groups in federal courts, one in San Francisco and one in Was...
05:28, 2019-07-17

HK leader protests over German asylum for dissidents HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader has summoned the German consul to complain over Germany granting political asylum to a pair of Hong Kong po...
14:20, 2019-05-24

I Wish I Could Wear This Wee Arkham Asylum Batman Cowl When I heard that DC Collectibles was making a replica of the distinctive cowl the Dark Knight wore during Rocksteady’s Arkham Asylum video game, I i...
17:00, 2019-07-15

Sudeley Castle raid: Sledgehammer-wielding burglars steal jewellery King Edward VII gave his mistress in raid on stately home A stately home has been raided by a gang of sledgehammer-wielding burglars who stole "priceless" jewellery King Edward VII had given to his mistress....
01:36, 2019-09-17

Somali asylum-seeker detained for over 2 years released CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Lawyers representing an asylum-seeker from Somalia who’s been detained for over 2 ½ years without a bond hearing say he...
22:28, 2019-05-20

Feds apprehend over 1,000 asylum seekers at Texas border More than 1,000 migrants were taken into custody after illegally crossing the border near El Paso, Texas, early Wednesday, according to a new report....
00:24, 2019-05-31

The Latest: Judge to rule on hearings for asylum seekers SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on a legal challenge to a new Trump administration policy denying bond hearings for asylum seekers (all times local): 11:20...
20:48, 2019-06-28

Trump to end asylum protections for migrants passing through other countries The move marks a major escalation of the president's battle to tighten up the southern border....
15:24, 2019-07-15

Hundreds of children wait years for asylum decisions Hundreds of child asylum seekers are waiting years for an initial decision on their asylum claim....
03:04, 2019-06-27

Nearly 900,000 asylum seekers living in limbo in EU, figures show Backlog of claims persists despite number of arrivals almost halving in two yearsClose to 900,000 asylum seekers in the EU are waiting to have their ...
15:16, 2019-08-25

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans FILE – In this July 4, 2019 file photo, a group of asylum seekers cross the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, Thurs...
15:40, 2019-07-15

Federal judge rules Trump’s asylum ban illegal A federal judge has ruled president trump’s asylum ban is illegal. The ban aimed to temporarily bar migrants who illegally cross into the U.S. ...
06:08, 2019-08-03

Quebec to receive $250M from Ottawa for asylum seekers The Canadian government has announced it will provide $250 million to Quebec to help with costs related to help resettle and provide support to refug...
03:52, 2019-08-30

Trump’s new asylum ban could put more strain on immigrant detention facilities A sharp drop in illegal border crossings, coming during a seasonal decline as summer heat sets in, has eased pressure temporarily....
06:00, 2019-07-18

UN moves 149 refugees, asylum seekers from Tripoli to Rome UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says 149 refugees and asylum seekers have been safely evacuated from the Libyan capital to Rome. U.N. deputy...
21:16, 2019-05-30

AP Exclusive: Ex-Interpol chief’s wife gets asylum in France PARIS (AP) — The wife of Meng Hongwei, the former Interpol president jailed in China, says France has granted her refugee status. Grace Meng says the...
15:08, 2019-05-13

US will train dozens of border agents to screen for asylum LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) — Immigration officials say they will train dozens of U.S. border patrol agents to start screening immigrants on the south...
00:12, 2019-05-09

UN: Hungary depriving rejected asylum-seekers of food The UN has accused Hungary of illegally denying food for up to five days to failed asylum-seekers. Budapest replied it "is not responsible" for peopl...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Stephen Miller flexes policy might with new asylum crackdown The White House move this week to crackdown on asylum fraud is the latest example of top aide Stephen Miller’s influence on President Trump’s tradema...
11:56, 2019-05-02

What could have been: Ben Affleck's Batman would have explored "insanity," Arkham Asylum Ben Affleck’s standalone Batman movie has now been well-and-truly relegated to the “What might have been?” bins of history, derailed by what was, by ...
01:52, 2019-08-01

U.S. enforces radical new asylum rule that limits who can qualify The new U.S. policy would effectively deny asylum to nearly all migrants arriving at the southern border who aren’t from Mexico. It would disallow an...
01:24, 2019-09-13

Another Asylum-Seeker Dies in Border Patrol Custody A 52-year-old Nicaraguan man died Friday at an Arizona hospital while in U.S. Customs and Border Protection custody, becoming the 12th person to die ...
18:08, 2019-07-06

EU sees sharp rise in asylum applications from Venezuela The number of applications for asylum in the EU is back up. While Syrians and Afghans formerly topped the list, the EU has seen a surge in the number...
10:04, 2019-06-11

71M migrants forcibly displaced in 2018, and many still searching for asylum: UN As their choices narrow on land and at sea, migrants are often seen as a political headache in the countries they hope to reach and ignored in the co...
16:24, 2019-07-06

German media report increase in EU asylum applications The number of applications for asylum in the EU is back up. About 206,500 applications were submitted during the first four months of 2019, compared ...
04:04, 2019-06-11

Sweden grants asylum to 2 Pussy Riot activists Two members of the Russian protest group have won an appeal on their asylum claim in Sweden. The couple said they had received death threats and fear...
12:52, 2019-05-01

UN refugee agency regrets US ruling on asylum applications GENEVA — The United Nations refugee agency said on Friday a US Supreme Court order curbing asylum applications at the Mexican border could hurt peopl...
21:08, 2019-09-13

CNN’s Fareed Zakaria says Trump was right about asylum system, ‘pains me to say’ Fareed Zakaria, the CNN anchor, on Sunday said it “pains” him to admit it, but President Trump was correct that the U.S. finds itself in a crisis wit...
07:56, 2019-07-03

US briefing: asylum ruling, Bolton row and California gig workers Thursday’s top story: supreme court allows block on Central American asylum seekers. Plus, the whistleblower who exposed MIT’s Epstein scandalSubscri...
12:44, 2019-09-12

2 activists linked to Pussy Riot get asylum in Sweden Swedish broadcaster SVT says two activists linked to the Russian protest group Pussy Riot have successfully appealed their rejected asylum applicatio...
14:36, 2019-05-01

New ruling limits asylum for those with persecuted family members PHOENIX (AP) — Immigrants who fear persecution because of their family ties will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule issued by U.S. Att...
00:12, 2019-07-30

Sea-Watch eyes Mediterranean for abandoned asylum-seekers The Mediterranean route remains one of the deadliest migration routes in the world. German NGO Sea-Watch has operated reconnaissance flights as part ...
19:24, 2019-08-11

Court backs Donald Trump bid to bar asylum seekers The Supreme Court has given Donald Trump the green light to bar most Central American asylum seekers from entering the country....
13:52, 2019-09-12

U.S. to restrict asylum claims based on family ties Immigrants who fear persecution because of their family ties will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule issued by U.S. Attorney General W...
00:36, 2019-07-30

Border agents to be trained to conduct asylum interviews Immigration officials said they will train dozens of U.S. Border Patrol agents to start screening immigrants seeking asylum. The director of U.S. Cit...
15:52, 2019-05-09

Migrants risk it all seeking asylum. The answer in court is almost always ‘no.’ More and more asylum seekers have reached the Southern border. But the maze after that is formidable....
12:44, 2019-07-24

Bidding war erupts over creepy asylum abandoned for 46 years Crazy but true: There’s a bidding war to buy an abandoned asylum in upstate New York that is decrepit and potentially haunted. Saratoga County ...
21:16, 2019-08-16

Judge won’t block US asylum restrictions at southern border FILE – In this July 17, 2019, file photo, a United States Customs and Border Protection Officer checks the documents of migrants before being t...
18:36, 2019-07-24

US court blocks asylum curbs at Mexico border A judge has blocked the Trump administration from enforcing a law to bar the vast majority of asylum applications at the US-Mexican border. It's the ...
11:20, 2019-07-25

CBOE CEO Edward Tilly At 30th Annual CBOE Risk Management Conference: Announces Plans For June 22 Launch of 24-Hour VIX Futures Trading CHICAGO and BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange(SM) (CFE®) plans to extend CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index)...
14:28, 2019-05-01

Mystery surrounds slaying of Chechen asylum-seeker in Berlin A Chechen from Georgia was shot dead in Berlin — allegedly by a man from Russia. If it was an act of revenge, two wars may have played a role....
12:16, 2019-08-27

Mexico rejects idea to keep Central American asylum seekers Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said Monday that his country would reject a proposed solution to the immigration and tariff stand-off with th...
12:08, 2019-06-04

Matchmaking Irish village finds harmony with asylum seekers Lisdoonvarna’s reluctant union has mostly paid off as fear of new arrivals gives way to friendshipIt seemed a match made in hell. The village did not...
15:20, 2019-09-01

Dutch minister resigns over asylum-seeker crime report The Dutch migration minister has quit after coming under fire over how crimes involving asylum-seekers were reported. Mark Harbers' ministry placed o...
01:44, 2019-05-22

Dutch minister quits over asylum seeker crime statistics THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch junior justice minister has quit after his department came under fire for appearing to minimize statistics abou...
19:20, 2019-05-21

Trump’s ‘blatantly illegal’ immigration rules end asylum protections The ACLU has vowed to sue the administration over the ‘unlawful’ new rules, which raise the asylum eligibility barThe Trump administration has announ...
23:00, 2019-07-15

U.S. doubled number of asylum seekers sent to Mexico daily: official Luis Carlos Cano, a spokesman for Mexico's national immigration agency in Ciudad Juarez, across the border from El Paso, said starting Thursday some ...
03:52, 2019-06-15

Trump administration's bid to limit asylum seekers blocked by US judge Legal showdown now underway over rule that would bar migrants who passed through another country but did not seek refuge thereA federal judge has blo...
05:24, 2019-07-25

Transgender asylum seeker from El Salvador dies, after being released from U.S. custody The cause of Johana Medina Leon's death has not been specified. She was taken to hospital after experiencing chest pain, according to ICE....
11:20, 2019-06-04

UN says thousands flee Congo violence, seek asylum in Uganda KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The United Nations refugee agency says about 7,500 Congolese refugees fleeing violence have arrived in Uganda since the beginn...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Taiwan open to granting Hong Kong protesters asylum Taiwan's government has said it would provide assistance to Hong Kong protesters on humanitarian grounds. The pledge risks straining the already tens...
11:40, 2019-07-19

Federal Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Latest Asylum Ban A federal judge in San Francisco blocked the Trump administration’s most recent asylum restrictions on Wednesday, ruling against a policy which sough...
14:32, 2019-07-25

Mexico is busing asylum-seeking migrants to southern border MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican government says it is busing migrants who have applied for asylum in the United States to southern Mexico. About 30,00...
06:16, 2019-08-17

Italy grants asylum to Eritrean man mistaken for years for trafficker Medhanie Tesfamariam Berhe was put in deportation centre after acquittal but is now freeItalian authorities have granted refugee status to an Eritrea...
06:56, 2019-08-03

US, Guatemala ink migration deal on Central American asylum-seekers The deal may see citizens of Honduras and El Salvador forced to apply for asylum in Guatemala. It comes after the US threatened tariffs and other eco...
02:52, 2019-07-27

Trump: Guatemala signing deal to restrict asylum applications to US WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Friday that Guatemala is signing an agreement to restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Cen...
03:24, 2019-07-27

German authorities rejected almost all 2019 church asylum cases The federal office for migration and refugees (BAMF) turned down most of the church asylum cases in the first four months of 2019, according to media...
15:00, 2019-06-08

Number of asylum seekers sent back to Italy triples in five years EU countries sending growing numbers back to country of arrival in blocThe number of asylum seekers returned to Italy from elsewhere in Europe under ...
16:56, 2019-06-27

Trump says agreement reached with Guatemala to restrict asylum seekers Immigrant rights advocates say the ‘safe third country’ agreement is cruel and unlawful, though it could still be blockedDonald Trump announced Frida...
21:36, 2019-07-27

Pregnant woman given asylum in Chicago church after deportation notice Adilene Marquina, 34, who has a high-risk pregnancy and is afraid to travel back to Mexico....
22:36, 2019-05-22

Pregnant woman seeks deportation asylum in Chicago church CHICAGO (AP) — A pregnant woman is seeking asylum in a Chicago church after she says she received a deportation order and must leave the U.S. ...
20:16, 2019-05-22

Russian suspect in tainted oil scandal seeks asylum in Lithuania After huge amounts of Russian crude oil were found to be tainted, Russian authorities detained several suspects over the scandal. Roman Ruzhechko, th...
21:28, 2019-07-19

Two vacant TUSD schools considered as shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant f...
07:40, 2019-07-13

Mexico sends 70 migrants seeking asylum in US back home A Mexican official said Tuesday about 70 Central American migrants who’d been returned to Ciudad Juarez from the US to await the outcome of their asy...
21:20, 2019-07-02

CNN's Jim Acosta accused of being dishonest about Trump's asylum seekers remark CNN Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta was accused of being dishonest over a tweet he sent while covering President Trump's immigration overh...
23:44, 2019-05-16

Supreme Court Decides to Let Trump Be Even Harsher to Asylum Seekers The U.S. Supreme Court decided Wednesday to allow the Trump administration to enforce even tougher rules on the U.S.-Mexico border, a move that will ...
03:48, 2019-09-12

Two vacant TUSD schools considered shelters for asylum seekers TUCSON —  TUSD board member Kristel Foster said the image of using what used to be the Pima County Juvenile Detention Center to house migrant f...
15:16, 2019-07-15

Trump administration denies special help to Venezuelans seeking asylum Despite clarion calls for Venezuelan ‘freedom’ the US has resisted offering Temporary Protected Status to those fearing persecutionAs Venezuela slump...
14:04, 2019-05-05

US Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce asylum restrictions The top court's decision means the Trump administration can implement stricter asylum rules along the US-Mexican border while the policy is challenge...
03:24, 2019-09-12

US asylum limits spawn mishmash wait systems in Mexico CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — For thousands of asylum seekers, there are many ways to wait at the threshold of the United States. Parents and children...
18:36, 2019-05-09

GOP ally to Trump: Tighten asylum laws, cut immigration deal WASHINGTON (AP) — A South Carolina Republican senator is proposing to make it harder for Central Americans to win asylum in the U.S. He’s urgin...
18:24, 2019-05-15

O’Rourke to visit Mexico, meet turned away US asylum-seekers WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke is heading to Mexico to meet with immigrants seeking U.S. asylum but “t...
05:16, 2019-06-30

Dozens of Border Patrol agents to be trained to screen for asylum LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (AP) – Immigration officials say they will train dozens of U.S. border patrol agents to start screening immigrants on the...
00:48, 2019-05-09

Beto O’Rourke visits turned away asylum seekers in Mexico WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke visited Mexico on Sunday and listened to tearful immigrants say they fled Central ...
22:20, 2019-06-30

Tensions flare up in Bavarian asylum center after Nigerian dies Asylum seekers pelted police officers with stones and glass bottles in the Bavarian city of Regensburg as police were trying to extract a dead body. ...
02:40, 2019-05-12

Asylum-seekers could find shelter in county juvenile center PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. – Asylum-seeking migrants could soon be sheltered at the Pima County Juvenile Justice Complex, as the Benedictine Monastery ...
03:20, 2019-07-09

Tommy Robinson begs Donald Trump to grant him asylum in US Tommy Robinson has launched a public appeal for Donald Trump to grant him asylum in the US as he faces being jailed in the UK....
01:16, 2019-07-09

Homeland Security chief says 90% of asylum seekers miss court dates The acting Homeland Security secretary said on Tuesday that 90 percent of asylum seekers are missing their court dates after being released into the ...
01:36, 2019-06-12

New border plan: Migrants get 15 days to prove asylum claim -- or leave Frustrated with the non-stop surge of illegal immigrants pouring over the U.S.-Mexico border, a new and bipartisan solution has emerged to give migra...
13:52, 2019-07-18

Freshman Rep. Veronica Escobar reports death threats over asylum story Freshman Democratic Rep. Veronica Escobar of Texas says her office has received death threats against her, her family and staffers following a news r...
01:48, 2019-07-10

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the dea...
14:16, 2019-08-22

‘We need a lifeline’ South African farmers plead for asylum as attacks escalate SOUTH Africans are pleading for asylum abroad as attacks on farmers in the country escalate....
14:48, 2019-06-25

Nadler: Trump’s agreement to restrict Guatemala asylum seekers is illegal ​An agreement​ the Trump administration signed with Guatemala last week to restrict asylum-seekers from coming to the US is illegal, Rep. Jerrold Nad...
19:56, 2019-07-29

US begins severe new restrictions on asylum seekers at Mexico border – live New policy effectively denies asylum to most migrants at the southern border and comes after supreme court ruling – follow liveSign up for the US bri...
23:04, 2019-09-12

‘Severe’ new US asylum restrictions will put vulnerable families at risk, UN refugee agency says Deeply concerned about the new rule barring from asylum the majority of people crossing the southern land border of the United States, the UN refugee...
21:52, 2019-07-16

ACLU sues to stop Trump policy on jailing asylum seekers SEATTLE (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups are again going to court to challenge the Trump administration, this time over its...
03:04, 2019-05-03

New border plan: Migrants get 15 days to prove asylum claim — or leave Frustrated with the nonstop surge of illegal immigrants pouring over the U.S.-Mexico border, a new and bipartisan solution has emerged to give migran...
11:00, 2019-07-22

Essential poll: majority of Australians support medevac or better asylum care Voters continue to back Scott Morrison post-election and are still coming to terms with Anthony Albanese, survey showsA majority of Australians eithe...
20:48, 2019-09-16

Trans woman seeking asylum dies after pleading for medical help in US custody Death of Johana Medina Leon, hospitalized following chest pains, echoes case of Honduran woman a year agoA transgender migrant has died after becomin...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Was the Chechen asylum-seeker shot dead in a Berlin park executed? A Chechen from Georgia was shot dead in Berlin — allegedly by a man from Russia. If it was an act of revenge, two wars may have played a role....
11:44, 2019-08-27

Trump slams Mexico, Democrats over spike in asylum seekers at border President Trump slammed Mexico and Democratic lawmakers on Friday for the growing number of asylum seekers overwhelming the US southern border — the ...
18:12, 2019-05-31

US writers recall their migrant journeys in protest at asylum seekers' treatment Khaled Hosseini, Ocean Vuong and Neil Gaiman among leading authors to sign a letter to the US Congress, urging action to remedy ‘atrocious conditions...
15:28, 2019-07-30

Church, civic officials to discuss temporary housing for asylum seekers TUCSON – Catholic Community Services leaders and officials plan to discuss temporary housing for asylum seekers in Pima County Wednesday afternoon. T...
15:44, 2019-07-17

Ex-Pakistan lawmaker from PM Imran Khan's party seeks asylum in India Baldev Kumar, a former legislator from Pakistani PM Imran Khan's Tehreek-e-Insaf party, tells DW that Pakistan is an "unsafe country" and that the go...
15:40, 2019-09-11

Trump threatens retribution after Guatemalan court blocks asylum deal U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday threatened retribution against Guatemala over immigration after the country's high court blocked its governmen...
03:56, 2019-07-24

Supreme Court allows Trump admin to deny asylum to certain migrants at the border As of Wednesday, the Trump administration is officially allowed to enforce a new policy denying asylum to migrants at the southern border who have no...
03:08, 2019-09-12

Trump moves to block asylum applications by migrants – live updates E Jean Carroll considering suing Donald Trump over alleged sexual assault and Jeffrey Epstein makes case for house arrest 2.47pm BST Barr just issued...
16:08, 2019-07-15

Saudi woman seeking asylum in Thailand ‘now in a secure place’ says UNHCR The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on Monday that 18-year-old Saudi national Rahaf Mohammed Al-qunun, who had been stranded at Bangkok airport after ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

More Cubans seek asylum in Mexico amid clampdown on legal path to US US-bound Cubans used to encounter far fewer obstacles on the migration passage, but that’s changed due to crackdownsYatsel Jerez Ramón has been in Me...
10:41, 2019-09-03

Canada grants asylum for Saudi teen who fled family: UNHCR Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun’s desperate and ultimately successful bid for asylum in the face of alleged death-threats from her own family, provides a “gl...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Court order allows Trump asylum rules to take effect at parts of border Ruling limits ability to reject asylum for migrants who pass through a third country to California and ArizonaA federal appeals court’s ruling Friday...
22:20, 2019-08-16

Dramatic influx of asylum seekers in Cyprus creating backlog of applicants The country's reception centres are filling up, leaving an increasing number of asylum seekers on the street. And the issue is only getting worse....
13:28, 2019-08-17

Trump moves to limit eligibility for Central American asylum-seekers ​WASHINGTON — The Trump ​a​dministration unveiled new asylum rules Monday that would drastically limit the eligibility of Central American migrants t...
17:32, 2019-07-15

Trump scores mild victory in mission to toughen asylum laws A federal appeals court Friday blocked Team Trump from enacting tough asylum restrictions on Central Americans who show up at the border in Californi...
22:04, 2019-08-16

Asylum-seekers left in 'inhumane' conditions in German refugee center Inhabitants of Fürstenfeldbruck, a refugee processing center near Munich, told DW of overcrowding, filth and bureaucratic limbo, leading to at least ...
21:04, 2019-05-15

Trump administration signs agreement with Guatemala to restrict asylum cases Reuters/Loren Elliott The Trump administration signed an agreement with Guatemala Friday that will restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Cen...
09:00, 2019-07-27

LGBT asylum-seekers exempt from 'Remain in Mexico' policy and can stay in US Asylum-seekers who arrive at the southern border and claim to be LGBT are exempt from the U.S.-Mexico “Remain in Mexico” policy and will not be retur...
06:44, 2019-07-16

Fact check: Liberals claim ‘every single’ asylum seeker gets screened Trudeau and immigration officials continue to insist the system is just fine and that Conservatives are merely stoking fears for partisan gain....
16:36, 2019-05-16

Appeals court: Trump can make asylum seekers wait in Mexico SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal appeals court says the Trump administration can force asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for court hearings while the policy...
04:28, 2019-05-08

U.S. court sets back Trump’s ban on U.S.-Mexico border asylum applications The decision means that Trump's efforts to bar all asylum applications at the U.S.-Mexico border could still apply in Texas and New Mexico....
06:00, 2019-08-17

Canada nixes ‘safe country’ policy from Harper-era as asylum claims rise The policy divided refugee claimants based on where they were from. Refugee rights would be limited if on a list of 42 countries deemed safe - such a...
23:44, 2019-05-17

Supreme Court allows Trump administration to enforce toughest restriction yet on asylum requests The U.S. Supreme Court late Wednesday gave the Trump administration permission to enforce its toughest restriction yet on asylum seekers at the south...
01:36, 2019-09-12

Trump officials to move to impose near-total block on asylum seekers at border Supreme court order gives administration the green light to turn away those who have passed through a third countryThe Trump administration is threat...
19:20, 2019-09-12

Ontario minister says feds ‘haven’t lived up to their end of the bargain’ on funding for asylum seekers Costs associated with asylum seekers who have crossed the border irregularly have been a point of contention between Ontario and Ottawa....
17:24, 2019-08-11

White House rips federal judge for blocking stricter asylum laws Team Trump on Thursday ripped a federal judge over his decision to stop the administration from enforcing a new rule that would bar almost all asylum...
20:08, 2019-07-25

Trump admin allowed to deny migrants asylum who haven’t sought refuge elsewhere As of Wednesday, the Trump administration is officially allowed to enforce a new policy denying asylum to migrants at the southern border who have no...
01:56, 2019-09-12

Pelosi defends laws allowing migrants to seek asylum from home country Calling America “part of a global society,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defended laws that allow illegal immigrants to seek asylum in the US — but add...
19:04, 2019-07-11

China lashes out at Taiwan for offering asylum to Hong Kong democracy protesters Taiwan lacks a formal legal mechanism for assessing and granting asylum requests, although it has granted residency to several vocal opponents of the...
13:00, 2019-08-19

Doctors, lawyers say new border agency policy risks ‘criminalization’ of asylum seekers A new national policy on uniforms was adopted internally last year after the CBSA began moving what it deems "higher-risk immigration detainees'' fro...
21:52, 2019-07-14

Supreme court's action to allow Trump to deny asylum reverses years of US policy Justices’ order reverses a lower court ruling that blocked the plan to prevent immigrants from seeking asylumThe supreme court ruled on Wednesday to ...
03:28, 2019-09-12

Supreme court decision to let Trump deny asylum reverses years of US policy Justices’ order reverses a lower court ruling that blocked the restrictions in some statesThe supreme court ruled on Wednesday to allow the Trump adm...
05:28, 2019-09-12

25 years later, Soul Asylum's "Runaway Train" is still raising awareness for missing children Soul Asylum’s breakthrough 1993 hit “Runway Train” won the Grammy for Best Rock Song and peaked at number five at the Billboard Hot 100. Fueling the ...
19:08, 2019-05-24

Mexico begins busing migrants to southern border as they await asylum trials Mexico is sending some of the 30,000 Central American migrants vying for asylum in the United States on 750-mile bus rides — all the way back to sout...
17:48, 2019-08-17

Supreme court lets Trump administration enforce new asylum restrictions – live Court says policy requiring migrants to seek asylum in other countries before US can hold while legal challenge continuesSign up for the US briefing ...
01:12, 2019-09-12

Feds quietly end asylum seeker ‘triage’ program aimed at easing crowded shelters The program was announced last year after Quebec and Toronto raised concerns over an influx of asylum seekers flooding their temporary housing....
20:08, 2019-07-05

Federal judge blocks Trump admin policy keeping asylum seekers locked up U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman ruled Tuesday that people who are detained after entering the country illegally to seek protection are entitled to...
02:44, 2019-07-03

Judge Blocks William Barr's Inhumane Plan to Deny Asylum Seekers Bail A federal judge has blocked a plan by the Trump administration that would have denied bail to asylum seekers who crossed into the U.S. illegally, acc...
04:32, 2019-07-03

Trump Administration Will Start DNA Testing Migrant Families Seeking Asylum at Southern Border The Department of Homeland Security is launching a DNA testing pilot on the southern border next week to identify and prosecute people posing as fami...
17:12, 2019-05-02

Asylum seekers in Sri Lanka fear for their safety, in wake of Easter Sunday terror attacks Since the suicide bombings in Sri Lanka on April 21, there have been concerns for the safety of refugees and asylum seekers living in the country: in...
00:04, 2019-06-01

Court rules Trump admin can return asylum seekers to Mexico while cases are reviewed A federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that the Trump administration can continue to send Central American migrants to Mexico while their amnesty a...
06:04, 2019-05-08

Get Involved, Internet: Help They Might Be Giants raise money for separated families and asylum-seeking minors As the U.S. government continues to escalate its draconian, racist, and xenophobic immigration policies (sorry, we’re not really in a mood to mince w...
00:20, 2019-08-25

White House rips judge for blocking Trump’s plan to detain asylum seekers The White House fired another broadside at the federal judiciary on Wednesday — targeting a judge in Seattle for supposedly being “at war with the ru...
17:24, 2019-07-03

Baltimore murder rate worse than Honduras, El Salvador, Guatemala, driving asylum surge The Baltimore murder rate is higher than the three Central American nations driving the border surge by migrants seeking to flee crime and murder bac...
15:52, 2019-07-31

Senate Dems accuse Lindsey Graham of underhanded tactics during ugly fight over asylum Sen. Lindsey Graham earlier this year vowed that “immigration Lindsey” would make an appearance in the chamber — a reference to his bipartisan work o...
21:12, 2019-08-01

Sigma's New 'Asylum' Skin Raises Concerns About Overwatch's Handling Of Mental-Illness Tropes Overwatch’s newest hero, Sigma, was introduced to the world on a gurney. Though the video was purposefully non-linear, Sigma had suffered a mental br...
02:40, 2019-08-03

Migrants, asylum seekers detained in Hungary ‘deliberately deprived of food’: UN human rights office The UN human rights office (OHCHR) said on Friday it was alarmed by reports that migrants and asylum seekers who are being held in Hungarian detentio...
17:04, 2019-05-03

Trump administration to give Border Patrol agents authority to decide asylum claims on the spot: Sources The Department of Homeland Security is racing to implement a plan that would give federal law enforcement on the border the authority to conduct inte...
20:52, 2019-05-02

'It's like they tore out a piece of my heart:' Asylum seeker tells House panel that her 1-year-old daughter died from shoddy medical care while in ICE custody AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin A Guatemalan mother seeking asylum told a House panel Wednesday that she watched her infant daughter die slowly and painfu...
09:12, 2019-07-11

Slavery victims 'left in limbo for four years' on asylum claims, says watchdog Slavery victims are suffering extra years of unnecessary mental torment after escaping abusers because decisions on asylum are taking too long, a wat...
14:05, 2019-09-17

Appeals court allows Trump administration to force asylum seekers to wait out court process in Mexico SAN DIEGO (AP) — Appeals court allows Trump administration to force asylum seekers to wait out court process in Mexico....
04:28, 2019-05-08

Court limits order that had stopped Trump asylum limits HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court ruling will allow the Trump administration to begin rejecting asylum at some parts of the U.S.-Mexico border f...
19:08, 2019-08-16

This Isn't The Best Germany Ever, But They Can Still Beat Anyone For a normal national team, Germany’s recent run of relative success would be cause for celebration: quarterfinalists at both the 2017 Euros and 2011...
21:56, 2019-06-05

The war on upskirting in Germany Loopholes in Germany's penal code allow upskirting — the act of secretly taking images under a person's clothes without consent — to go unpunished. N...
19:44, 2019-08-27

US Military in Germany: What you need to know A decision to move US troops out of Germany would mark a major change in the defense relationship between the two countries and reshape the basis of ...
15:04, 2019-08-20

Germany's 16 states: Bavaria Bavaria captivates tourists with its rustic traditions, royal palaces, and, of course, the Alps....
10:40, 2019-05-15

Germany's most beautiful places Germany has been center stage through much of world history. Today, travelers head to the fascinating city of Berlin to get a firsthand look at remna...
13:12, 2019-07-11

Germany's 16 states: Saarland It's easy to relax in Saarland, far from mass tourism. Michelin-starred cuisine, a Franco-German way of life and the world's first industrial UNESCO ...
10:32, 2019-07-31

Germany's 16 states: Hamburg People the world over are talking about the Elbphilharmonie concert hall, Hamburg's new landmark, but there's much more to see in the northern German...
12:44, 2019-08-21

Germany's women: 'We don't have balls, but we know how to use them' Ahead of the World Cup in France, Germany's women's national team have hit back against stereotypes with a powerful campaign. The hard-hitting video ...
17:44, 2019-05-17

It's Officially Too Hot to Speed in Germany Europe is currently bracing for a scorching heat wave that’s estimated to begin next week. Temperatures are expected to hit 109 degrees Fahrenheit an...
19:32, 2019-06-26

Germany to mediate in Iran The German government is to send a high-level diplomat to Tehran as tensions between the US and Iran intensify, threatening a prolonged conflict....
09:28, 2019-05-23

Are deportations from Germany on the rise? Germany’s amended laws on migration and asylum will soon come into force. This includes legislation to facilitate deportations. But what is going to ...
13:28, 2019-08-01

Kai Havertz, the candidate for Germany With both Ilkay Gündogan and Nico Schulz out injured, Germany have to make some adjustments for their Euro 2020 qualifier against Northern Ireland. J...
21:44, 2019-09-08

Germany's 16 states: Saxony Culture meets nature in Saxony: a mere 40 kilometers lie between splendid Baroque art and architecture in Dresden and the distinctive peaks of the El...
15:28, 2019-05-08

What Do Germany Have To Do To Get Anyone At Home To Pay Attention? BERLIN — “We play for a nation that doesn’t even know our name.” So begins a video released last month by the German national women’s soccer team, ri...
21:24, 2019-06-13

Germany's 16 states: Thuringia Be it Wartburg or Weimar, Goethe or Gropius — he legacy of famous Germans leads to Thuringia. In 2019, the Bauhaus will be the main focus. The school...
11:48, 2019-06-05

Germany's Siemens to cut 2,700 jobs Siemens has announced massive job cuts in its power generation division as it seeks to make cost savings. The industrial giant is undertaking a major...
00:48, 2019-06-19

Germany to ban use of glyphosate from end of 2023 Germany will ban the use of the weedkiller glyphosate - the subject of billion-dollar U.S lawsuits over claims it causes cancer - from the end of 202...
15:40, 2019-09-04

Germany's oldest zoo turns 175 Since its opening in 1844, the development of the Berlin Zoo has directly reflected the history of Germany. Here's how colonialism, the Nazi era and ...
17:28, 2019-08-01

Germany set to ban glyphosate from end of 2023 The German government has agreed a ban on the use of the controversial weedkiller glyphosate. Austria has already banned the chemical, which has been...
14:20, 2019-09-04

Germany's 16 states: Berlin 2019 Berlin celebrates itself — as a city of modernity, of women, of freedom. With 100 years of Bauhaus, 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall a...
11:44, 2019-06-19

Is Germany edging toward recession? Fresh figures suggest that Europe's biggest economy may be heading for a recession, as its growth slowed in the second quarter. Calls for more fiscal...
12:28, 2019-08-14

Germany's DAX: 2 Stunning Charts You Won't See Elsewhere The 30 largest stocks of Europe's biggest economy are "dramatically outperforming the rest of Europe," goes a common opinion today. So, is there anyt...
23:44, 2019-06-07

Germany's 16 states: Bremen Take a tour of Bremen and you’ll enjoy maritime flair on the North Sea and discover a historic Hanseatic city....
10:00, 2019-05-22

10 best attractions in Frankfurt, Germany Frankfurt is the financial capital of Germany, but if you think it's all business and no play there, let's disabuse you of that notion right now....
20:52, 2019-05-13

Germany's Syria conundrum What is Germany willing to do to stabilize Syria? Will it prolong its anti-IS mandate? How does its large Syrian community affect matters? Ahead of t...
17:52, 2019-09-03

Swimmer in Germany says he drowned dog in self defense BERLIN (AP) — Authorities say a swimmer at a Bavarian lake drowned a dog in self-defense after the animal bit his arm and wouldn’t let go. Poli...
14:44, 2019-06-07

Can tourism save wolves in Germany? Apex predators can be difficult neighbors. But a new approach being taken in Germany could offset the economic damage they can cause while increasing...
16:12, 2019-08-03

1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Germany Archaeologists have exhumed a 1,000-year-old sarcophagus in the German city of Mainz, uncovering the decomposed remains of what could be a former Arc...
14:48, 2019-06-07

Will Germany's Hollywood elect far-right AfD mayor? The populist AfD party may soon win its first mayoral post nationwide. Voting in the small, but once grand city of Görlitz is seen as a bellwether fo...
00:40, 2019-06-15

Opinion: Why Germany beats the pessimists While investors from all over the world seek their fortunes in Germany, the prophets of doom are talking down Europe's biggest economy. Facts and fea...
13:24, 2019-06-07

The future of youth football in Germany German football has an issue at youth level. Next week, a decision will be made on the reforms that could be suggested. There is an approach that cou...
22:28, 2019-06-17

Germany: Trio convicted of killing gay man Three intoxicated men, aged 22 to 26, have been sentenced for beating a gay man to death in a railroad yard in Chemnitz last year. The prosecution sa...
03:48, 2019-06-08

Dane becomes Germany's first foreign mayor Claus Ruhe Madsen has become the first foreigner to rule a German city after being elected as Lord Mayor of Rostock. The Danish national presented hi...
21:36, 2019-06-16

Germany gets another 1-0 win at World Cup, beating Spain VALENCIENNES, France (AP) — Germany is finding it far from easy going at the World Cup. Against a skillful Spain, the two-time world champions relied...
20:56, 2019-06-12

Homelessness on the rise in Germany: study The current system makes it almost impossible to escape the "rigid poverty" endemic in Germany, a new report warns. It also called on the German gove...
12:32, 2019-07-30

Are there any princes or princesses left in Germany? Germany's palaces are major tourist attractions, but where did all the kings and queens go? Here's why you might hear about German royals today, even...
10:24, 2019-08-14

Germany's National Youth Orchestra at 50 This orchestra has given a platform to talented young musicians for half a century now, and under conductors like Karajan, Petrenko and Rattle, most ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany's 16 states: Baden-Württemberg A selfie in front of the ruins of Heidelberg Castle and winter sports in the Black Forest are just two good reasons to visit Baden-Württemberg....
12:20, 2019-06-12

Germany: Gay conversion 'therapy' ban presented "Homosexuality is not a disease and does not require treatment," said Health Minister Jens Spahn. There are believed to be about 1,000 cases in Germa...
12:12, 2019-06-11

Germany's 'gay' Paragraph 175 abolished 25 years ago When Paragraph 175 of the German Penal Code was abolished 25 years ago, homosexuality ceased to be separately regulated. DW takes a look back at a hi...
15:04, 2019-06-11

Germany wants speedy end to China-US trade war Germany's economy minister has told Beijing he wants to see a swift solution to the trade war between China and the US. The long-running spat has har...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Who disarms Germany's WWII bombs? Defusing bombs dropped over Germany during World War II is Horst Lenz's calling. He is summoned around 1,000 times a year to clear explosive devices....
14:08, 2019-07-03

Does Europe, does Germany really need its own battery cells? France and Germany have asked the EU Commission to approve state subsidies for a cross-border battery cell consotium to curb Asia's market dominance ...
11:00, 2019-05-02

Housekeeping in Germany: 'You clean up my mess and I pay you for it!' Nine out of 10 housekeepers in Germany are paid under the table. Attempts to register them have failed, but Heike managed to accomplish it. DW visite...
16:32, 2019-08-10

Germany: Jewish man attacked in Berlin German police are looking for two men who attacked a man wearing Jewish clothing while he was walking in Berlin. The number of violent anti-Semitic a...
14:56, 2019-08-14

US threatens to withdraw troops from Germany The US says it might pull out some troops from Germany amid rifts over a naval mission in the Persian Gulf and defense spending. The remarks from the...
10:36, 2019-08-09

Germany tests first eHighway autobahn Germany's first real-time test of electrified trucks fed via overhead cables amid heavy motorway traffic has begun near Frankfurt. The Environment Mi...
13:36, 2019-05-07

Norris: I let myself, McLaren down for the first time in Germany Q1 Lando Norris says he let himself and his McLaren Formula 1 team down for the "first time this season" during qualifying for the German Grand Prix...
18:00, 2019-07-27

Germany's 16 states: Schleswig-Holstein If you think of Schleswig-Holstein, you have to think of Sylt, Germany's northernmost holiday island. If you're a beach-lover, the state actually off...
16:08, 2019-05-06

Germany: Man killed with 'sword' in Stuttgart Police have arrested a suspect after widespread manhunt in the southern German city. A man was stabbed in broad daylight with what was described as a...
12:24, 2019-08-01

Germany's conservatives divided on how to cope with far-right AfD Two politicians in Angela Merkel's CDU have drawn their bosses' anger for suggesting their voters share goals with the AfD. The conservative party re...
19:36, 2019-06-21

Germany's labor costs above EU average The average cost of an hour of work in Germany has risen to €35.00, well above the EU's average. Despite a significant difference between labor costs...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany looks to 'lead' US-Iran talks European powers hope to broker a new round of negotiations between the United States and Iran in a bid to prevent the collapse of the 2015 nuclear de...
23:12, 2019-06-08

Controversial art patrons: What is the situation in Germany? Following the boycott of the Sackler family in various museums, private sponsors are being examined more carefully. The president of the Internationa...
15:12, 2019-08-15

Germany v Spain - Follow LIVE "Follow live coverage of the 2019 Women\u0027s World Cup clash between Germany and Spain at the Stade du Hainaut."...
17:36, 2019-06-12

Here's why Silicon Valley is in California, not in Germany The future is being invented in California, not in Germany. An entrepreneur and a VC who work in both places say the reasons for this are deep-rooted...
14:52, 2019-08-12

Germany to ban use of glyphosate from end of 2023: sources The German government will ban the use of controversial weedkiller glyphosate - the subject of U.S lawsuits over claims it causes cancer - from the e...
11:24, 2019-09-04

Germany's Merkel seen shaking again in Berlin Angela Merkel's has again been seen shaking at a public appointment, after a previous incident was attributed to heat and dehydration. Germany is in ...
11:00, 2019-06-27

Germany's 'Little Tokyo' celebrates Japan Day Sushi, origami and anime — these may sound like scenes from an average day spent in Tokyo. But once a year, fans of Japanese pop culture get to live ...
15:32, 2019-05-27

EURO Under-21 Final: Germany 1-2 Spain Germany's Under-21s were unable to defend their European title as Spain exacted their revenge for the loss in 2017. La Roja were crowned European cha...
22:52, 2019-06-30

France, Germany spar over EU leadership Chancellor Merkel and Emmanuel Macron arrived at an EU leaders' summit in Brussels already at odds over the best candidate to lead the European Commi...
20:40, 2019-05-28

Spain beats Germany 2-1 to win Under-21 Euros UDINE, Italy (AP) — Spain beat Germany 2-1 to match Italy with a record fifth title at the Under-21 European Championship on Sunday. Fabian Ruiz open...
23:20, 2019-06-30

Opinion: Germany is fighting for its identity On the 80th anniversary of the first battle of World War II, the right-wing populist AfD party scored its strongest-ever results in two states. Germa...
23:12, 2019-09-01

Germany sweats through hottest June day ever An intense heat wave in Germany has pushed the temperatures soaring to a record 38.6 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. Authorities placed a speed limit o...
19:28, 2019-06-26

Germany: AKK urges more money for military The German defense budget is set to increase by almost €2 billion. But it's still not enough, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has warned. Key projects "ma...
23:28, 2019-09-11

Germany staves off a retail 'apocalypse' — for now A slower transition to online shopping means Germany hasn't yet seen the same huge number of store closures as the US and UK. Some top retailers, how...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Opinion: Is the only safe Jew in Germany an invisible one? That the German government's anti-Semitism commissioner advised Jews against wearing a yarmulke is a scandal. If Felix Klein is right, then German so...
11:04, 2019-05-31

Is socialism the future for Germany's ailing SPD? The Social Democrats are struggling for relevance after a decade-long crisis of faith. DW's Austin Davis traveled to Munich to see if socialism can b...
23:20, 2019-07-08

Why is Donald Trump ignoring Germany? With Trump due to attend the G-7 in France and later visit Poland, many are wondering why a stop-over with Angela Merkel in Berlin isn't on the list....
15:52, 2019-08-22

Opinion: The US and Germany — an everyday estrangement US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has just been to Berlin. The composed diplomatic courtesy shows just how far Germany and the US have drifted apart,...
21:44, 2019-05-31

Germany's far-right AfD throws out regional leader The Alternative for Germany (AfD) has finally thrown out one of its most controversial figures. Doris von Sayn-Wittgenstein was accused of supporting...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Germany's 16 states: Lower Saxony Whether hiking in the mudflats of the North Sea coast or horse riding in the Lüneburger Heide heath- Niedersachsen is considered a top holiday destin...
10:48, 2019-07-17

Germany to ban use of glyphosate weedkiller by end of 2023 Chemical is blamed for death of insects and suspected to cause cancer in humansGermany has said it will phase out the controversial weedkiller glypho...
17:24, 2019-09-04

Germany needs to ban Hezbollah, US Ambassador Grenell says The US ambassador to Germany called for the German government to completely ban the Lebanese paramilitary group Hezbollah as violent terrorists, warn...
04:20, 2019-09-06

What drives the far-right AfD's success in eastern Germany? The far-right Alternative for Germany continues to make gains after strong showings in two eastern state elections. What lies behind the party's succ...
21:56, 2019-09-02

Germany: AfD set for second spot in eastern elections Voting has ended in Saxony and Brandenburg, two states in Germany's former east. The far-right AfD will become the second biggest party in both regio...
01:28, 2019-09-02

Germany: Far-right offenses rise in 2019 Neo-Nazis and other far-right groups have committed 8,605 crimes in 2019 so far. The rise of anti-migrant and neo-Nazi groups has alarmed the authori...
21:20, 2019-08-14

Poland, Germany and the shadow of World War II To this day, German-Polish ties are haunted by the events of World War II. The invasion of Poland cast a long shadow, as demonstrated by current dema...
21:00, 2019-08-31

Academic upgrade for Germany's spies Germany has set up a special degree program to build up its national intelligence community. But it's only open to a select few — thoroughly vetted —...
19:44, 2019-07-13

Opinion: The significance of Germany's constitution Most Germans greatly value their constitution, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve it...
10:48, 2019-05-23

Polish hotel cancels on Germany's far-right AfD The right-wing populist party has threatened legal action against the Radisson Blue in Szczecin. The meeting had been booked in Poland after the AfD ...
21:36, 2019-06-28

Opinion: The significance of Germany's Basic Law Most Germans greatly value their Basic Law, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its d...
13:56, 2019-05-23

Germany urges US to talk with Iran German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says a thaw in US-Iran tensions must result in new talks over the 2015 nuclear deal. European leaders have struggl...
15:44, 2019-08-30

Germany withholds aid money from Uganda In 2018, the United Nations found that millions of dollars of aid money had been stolen in Uganda. Now Germany has partially stopped its funding in a...
17:24, 2019-05-24

Film dubbing as high art in Germany Last night’s German Dubbing Awards ceremony honored the star voices behind foreign films dubbed into German. But what makes a nation full of polyglot...
17:24, 2019-05-24

Klopp open to Germany job - agent "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp would be open to coaching Germany, according to his agent."...
11:20, 2019-07-08

Two Eurofighters collide over northern Germany Two German military jets have crashed in the northeastern German state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. They were flying a mission out of a major tr...
15:52, 2019-06-24

Germany's 16 states: Saxony-Anhalt Artistic landscaped gardens; lots of middle ages flair; a hot spot of modern Bauhaus architecture — for visitors, that means: UNESCO World Heritage s...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Germany calls for 'immediate' end to Sudan violence Violence in Sudan "cannot be justified," the German Foreign Ministry said after the military killed numerous peaceful protesters in Khartoum. The UN ...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Some Cosplay From Germany's Biggest Anime Con DoKomi is Germany’s biggest anime show, with over 45,000 people turning up in Düsseldorf last month for video games, panels, music acts and cosplay....
02:28, 2019-07-22

Women's World Cup: Germany 3-0 Nigeria Germany's women get the last 16 of the World Cup underway when they face Nigeria at the Stade des Alpes, but can Germany progress without injured sta...
19:44, 2019-06-22

Germany’s Siemens announces 2,700 job cuts BERLIN (AP) — German industrial equipment maker Siemens says it is cutting 2,700 jobs globally at its power and gas company as it seeks to make cost ...
19:48, 2019-06-18

Germany recognizing more foreign degrees As Germany tries to fill critical gaps in its skilled workforce, officials are recognizing more foreign professional degrees. Nurses, doctors and oth...
17:32, 2019-08-21

How safe is Germany for LGBTQ travelers? Berlin travel guide "Spartacus" reports that Germany has lost a lot of its attractiveness as a destination for gays and lesbians. The reason is incre...
10:08, 2019-07-26

Germany: Conflict in AfD pulling party to the right In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist ...
12:08, 2019-07-07

Kids in Germany to name exoplanet, star German schools, kindergartens and amateur astronomers have been asked to come up with names for two heavenly bodies. The huge exoplanet and its star ...
14:16, 2019-06-07

Germany: Rare red panda cub born in Halle Zoo officials in the eastern German city of Halle (Saale) announced Sunday that a red panda cub was born in a protected litter box earlier this month...
13:08, 2019-06-30

Germany’s imam quandary: Educate, don’t import Ending foreign influence on Muslim religious leaders' education is a long-term goal for the German government. A new study might lead the way for tra...
12:04, 2019-06-18

Toxic caterpillar infestation plagues Germany Armed with flame torches and special vacuum cleaners, towns across Germany are trying to fight back against a plague of oak processionary caterpillar...
14:08, 2019-07-04

EU warns Germany over nitrate pollution of water The European Commission warned Germany on Thursday to meet a European Court of Justice ruling to protect its waters against nitrate pollution or pote...
14:56, 2019-07-25

What's happened to Germany's world class players? The lack of a German on FIFA's shortlist of the best men's players and the low key loan move of a key man in World Cup 2014 give cause for reflection...
23:04, 2019-07-31

Women's World Cup live: Germany vs Nigeria Germany's women get the last 16 of the World Cup underway when they face Nigeria at the Stade des Alpes, but can Germany progress without injured sta...
16:36, 2019-06-22

Germany's AfD in-fighting leading to rightward shift In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist ...
03:40, 2019-07-07

Nearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists now living in Germany Scale of problem revealed as details emerge of suspect in pro-refugee politician’s murderNearly 13,000 violent rightwing extremists are living in Ger...
16:20, 2019-06-18

Germany: Identitarian movement classified as far-right extremist Germany’s domestic intelligence service has identified the country's Identitarian movement as an extremist entity. The movement, which espouses an et...
13:04, 2019-07-11

Germany's Selmayr to quit as top EU civil servant Secretary-General Martin Selmayr looks set to quit next week. The German drew rebukes last year over his sudden rise to Commission general secretary ...
16:44, 2019-07-16

Germany debates World War II memorial for Poland Supporters and critics of a Berlin memorial to commemorate Polish victims of World War II debate how to honor those killed by the Nazi regime. Some q...
18:32, 2019-07-03

Germany v Nigeria: LIVE text updates "Join us for live coverage of the Women’s World Cup last-16 match between Germany and Nigeria."...
17:24, 2019-06-22

Germany's first 5G network launched by Deutsche Telekom Germany's largest telecom company has launched the country's first 5G network, but for now it only works in two cities and with a €900 smartphone. By...
11:40, 2019-07-04

Women's World Cup live: Germany 2-0 Nigeria Germany's women get the last 16 of the World Cup underway when they face Nigeria at the Stade des Alpes, but can Germany progress without injured sta...
18:08, 2019-06-22

Germany v Sweden: LIVE text updates "Join us for live coverage of the Women\u0027s World Cup quarter-final between Germany and Sweden."...
18:04, 2019-06-29

Germany stroll into last 16 with comfortable win over South Africa Germany sealed top spot in Group B as they eased past South Africa with a 4-0 Women’s World Cup victory in Montpellier on Monday.Following 1-0 wins i...
21:48, 2019-06-17

Women's World Cup: Germany vs Sweden live Germany are one game away from a World Cup semifinal against either Italy or the Netherlands. Martina Voss-Tecklenburg's side has impressed, but can ...
19:04, 2019-06-29

More VAR drama as Germany beat Nigeria to reach last eight "Germany beat Nigeria 3-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the Women’s World Cup in a match where VAR featured prominently again."...
19:36, 2019-06-22

Retracing Germany's tragic Kindertransport, 80 years later Just months before the outbreak of the Second World War, 10,000 mostly Jewish children were granted refuge in England. Eighty years later, survivors ...
19:28, 2019-07-09

Spain and China through after stalemate, Germany top group "Spain and China qualified for the knockout rounds of the Women\u0027s World Cup with a 0-0 draw."...
00:12, 2019-06-18

Germany's AfD infighting leading to rightward shift In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist ...
10:32, 2019-07-07

Bolsonaro: Germany can learn 'a lot' from Brazil about environment Brazil's president suggested Germany's love for coal disqualified it from lecturing Brazil about the deforestation of the Amazon. Angela Merkel said ...
23:20, 2019-06-27

Germany's former president rescued from capsized boat Joachim Gauck was in a sailing boat off Germany's Baltic Sea coast when it overturned. The 79-year-old earned the nickname Stasi Hunter for his work ...
08:52, 2019-07-27

Germany: Former SS soldier charged with hate speech Karl M. was an SS member complicit in the murder of over 80 people in France in 1944. He had disputed whether the Nazis murdered six million Jews in ...
19:48, 2019-07-24

Behind the scenes of Formula 1's first standing restart in Germany The German Grand Prix marked a first for Formula 1 last weekend, when the race had a standing restart following those early safety car formation laps...
21:48, 2019-07-30

Opinion: Huawei's 5G plan for Germany is a bad deal China does everything it can to block access to information, particularly from the foreign press. So letting a Chinese firm build Germany's 5G networ...
18:56, 2019-07-09

Germany's 16 states: North Rhine-Westphalia A cosmopolitan approach to life in Cologne, industrial heritage in the Ruhr region, open countryside in Westphalia: North Rhine-Westphalia is a state...
11:08, 2019-07-03

Germany: Death threats sent to pro-refugee politicians As the investigation into the murder of Walter Lübcke intensifies, Cologne's mayor and several other German politicians have had their lives threaten...
00:20, 2019-06-20

Germany debates stepping up active cyberoperations The recent US cyberattack against Iranian weapons systems is just the latest example of how conflicts are spilling into the virtual sphere. Germany, ...
19:48, 2019-06-26

Germany military helicopter crashes near Hanover At least one person was killed, according to several news outlets. The government and armed forces have been plagued by aging equipment, prompting ca...
15:16, 2019-07-01

Why 'Little Germany' disappeared from NYC and other little-known events of German-US history Some 45 million Americans have German roots, but not much can be seen beyond the Brauhaus and Oktoberfest. Why? For German-American Day, we tracked d...
11:40, 2019-07-04

Why is Germany putting an Afghan man on trial for war crimes? An Afghan man is facing charges of war crimes at a Munich court. He isn't a German citizen, nor were his alleged crimes committed in Germany. So why ...
19:48, 2019-07-05

Germany's Angelique Kerber knocked out of Wimbledon American Lauren Davis scored a shocking win over defending Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber, eliminating her from the UK tournament. Kerber is ran...
19:24, 2019-07-04

Demands of Far-Right Party Unsettle Artists in Germany The anti-immigrant party Alternative for Germany wants to know the nationalities of artists employed by state theaters, and cultural organizations ar...
19:20, 2019-07-19

Berlin and Beyond: Time for Germany to ban plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
09:00, 2019-07-05

11 men on trial in Germany over gang rape of 18-year-old BERLIN (AP) — Eleven men, most of them from Syria, have gone on trial in southwestern Germany over the gang rape of an 18-year-old woman last October...
11:40, 2019-06-26

Three die in Germany as plane slams into hardware store Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a building in southwestern Germany. The aircraft, which appeared to be attempting an unschedu...
21:36, 2019-07-20

Combat 18: The neo-Nazi network facing a ban in Germany Germany may soon ban the neo-Nazi group Combat 18 as a terrorist organization. Given Germany's history, and a recent killing allegedly tied to neo-Na...
21:04, 2019-07-05

Germany’s Merkel shaking again at event in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has appeared unsteady and shaking for the second time in 10 days at a ceremony in Berlin. The brief inc...
09:40, 2019-06-27

Opinion: More money won't alone fix Germany's military woes Germany's new defense minister, Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, has told the Bundestag she wants a bigger defense budget. But simply throwing more money ...
19:48, 2019-07-24

Germany's Angela Merkel at 65: The chancellor who defined an era Angela Merkel was born on July 17, 1954. She became German chancellor in 2005, fundamentally changing the country. Often praised for her calm demeano...
05:32, 2019-07-17

Why Germany's nudist culture remains refreshing From lakes to saunas and parks: Is Germany's nudist culture, known as FKK, dying out or still making waves? It's still strong enough to inspire a cha...
12:52, 2019-07-24

Potential pitfalls for Germany's new defense minister For decades Germany's Defense Ministry has been plagued by scandals, from far-right extremists in the ranks to broken military equipment. Can Merkel'...
16:24, 2019-07-17

Germany grants 9,000 family reunification permits Germany has allowed thousands of people related to refugees with asylum status to join them. The government agreed to change the rules on family reun...
12:32, 2019-07-30

Germany's first 'porn karaoke' bar opens in Hamburg No singing is required at Hamburg's newest karaoke bar — but moaning is a must. The "Porn Karaoke Bar" in the city's infamous St. Pauli district give...
20:12, 2019-07-23

Germany's von der Leyen supports Brexit extension Ahead of the vote for European Commission president, Ursula von der Leyen tried to sway socialists and liberals. She made promises on Brexit, climate...
16:28, 2019-07-15

Germany has a terrorism problem, foreign minister says Germany should have a weekly protest against right-wing extremism similar to "Friday's for future," Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said. He claimed ...
03:48, 2019-06-22

Germany: 2 arrested over weapon used in politician’s killing BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they have arrested two men in connection with the killing of a politician from Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ...
10:52, 2019-06-27

Germany's von der Leyen begins EU charm offensive The German defense minister was grilled by Green, Socialist, and free-market liberals as she faces an uphill battle to secure the European Commission...
18:56, 2019-07-10

George Soros to target far-right in eastern Germany George Soros's Open Society Foundation is gearing up to battle hate and the far-right in eastern Germany. The Alternative for Deutschland (AfD) is pr...
02:56, 2019-06-22

Germany: Suspect in politician’s slaying says he acted alone BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s top security official says the far-right extremist suspected in the killing of a politician from Chancellor Angela Merk...
10:16, 2019-06-26

Germany: Boy dies after being pushed in front of train An 8-year-old child has died after being pushed onto the tracks in front of an incoming train at one of Germany's busiest railway stations. Police ha...
15:12, 2019-07-29

E.ON chief says Germany should charge CO2 tax, but spare consumers E.ON Chief Executive Johannes Teyssen on Tuesday proposed a carbon dioxide tax of 35 euros ($39.34) a ton that would widen the burden-sharing for cli...
11:32, 2019-05-14

Germany: Escaped cobra captured after 5-day hunt A highly venomous snake spent several days on the loose in a German town, prompting authorities to evacuate several houses. It was eventually spotted...
23:20, 2019-08-30

Germany: no layoffs at Volkswagen brand through 2029 BERLIN (AP) — Automaker Volkswagen is ruling out compulsory layoffs at its core brand’s German plants for the next 10 years even as it looks to...
12:12, 2019-06-05

Islamophobic attacks in Germany sharply decline A parliamentary inquiry has found that anti-Muslim attacks have been dropping steadily since 2017. However, a Left party lawmaker warned that hatred ...
11:12, 2019-06-05

Germany's central bank warns of possible recession The Bundesbank has warned that a slump in the German economy could have continued over the summer. It cited the US-China trade war as one factor weig...
20:28, 2019-08-19

Greece calls on Germany to negotiate over war reparations The Greek government says it has asked Germany to enter negotiations regarding Athens' claim for reparations from the two world wars. Germany hasn't ...
23:24, 2019-06-04

Germany to introduce minimum wage for apprentices BERLIN (AP) — Germany is introducing a minimum wage for apprentices, a move likely to raise the income of tens of thousands of young people. Chancell...
12:36, 2019-05-15

Germany: 1,000-year-old sarcophagus opened in Mainz The major archaeological find left researchers and German church officials feeling "like Indiana Jones." But with the rush of fresh air threatening t...
20:48, 2019-06-04

Tanak: 2019 Germany win one of the most difficult in my WRC career Toyota's Ott Tanak says it will be a "big challenge" to repeat last year's Rally Germany victory, which was "one of the most difficult" in his World ...
12:24, 2019-08-20

Northern Ireland v Germany - Follow LIVE "Follow live coverage of the Euro 2020 qualification clash between Northern Ireland and Germany from Windsor Park."...
20:52, 2019-09-09

Tanak: 2018 Germany win one of the most difficult in my WRC career Toyota's Ott Tanak says it will be a "big challenge" to repeat last year's Rally Germany victory, which was "one of the most difficult" in his World ...
12:56, 2019-08-20

Does Germany need a stimulus package to cope with recession? German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has been mulling an economic stimulus package, should Europe's largest economy slide into a full-blown recession....
09:08, 2019-08-21

Germany says question of reparations to Greece is settled BERLIN (AP) — The German government is underlining its position that the question of World War II reparations to Greece has been settled, after Athen...
12:40, 2019-06-05

Sandcastle in Germany sets new world record An international team of artists succeeded in building a sandcastle that is almost a meter higher than the previous record holder. The triumph came t...
21:16, 2019-06-05

Germany's youth wake up to their political power The European Parliament elections clearly showed that Germany's young people want their voice to be heard. Observers say a new political generation i...
16:44, 2019-06-08

Tesla Needs To Step Up Its Service Game, Especially In Germany Tesla needs to step up its service game in Germany, India is leading the charge on battery-swapping, and BMW’s new CEO wants to beat Mercedes. All th...
17:40, 2019-08-16

Germany v China - Women's World Cup LIVE "Follow live coverage of the Women\u0027s World Cup clash between Germany and China at Roazhon Park."...
14:32, 2019-06-08

Germany's Merkel to meet Boris Johnson 'very, very soon' A no-deal Brexit would be in "nobody's interest," according to Angela Merkel's spokesman. But the German government is still preparing for that very ...
19:48, 2019-08-16

Germany: Berlin tests driverless buses There's no steering wheel, no driver and no charge: Self-driving buses will trial in traffic in Berlin until the end of 2019....
19:48, 2019-08-16

Germany: Raids carried out against terror suspects Special police units carried out raids to investigate alleged supporters of terrorist groups in northern Germany....
10:44, 2019-09-11

U21 Euros: Germany win thriller to reach final Germany overcame a flurry of intense transition football from a talented Romania team to book their spot in the U21 Euro final. The six-goal thriller...
21:44, 2019-06-27

Lea Schüller: The goals to lead Germany to glory Easygoing and dangerous in front of goal: the young striker is the new hope for Germany ahead of the Women's World Cup in France. Can her goals lead ...
11:40, 2019-06-07

Kids in Germany called on to name exoplanet, star German schools, kindergartens and amateur astronomers have been asked to come up with names for two heavenly bodies. The huge exoplanet and its star ...
09:48, 2019-06-07

How modern Germany feels about D-Day and Hitler’s defeat Germany's perspective on its loss in the Second World War has evolved into something much more complex than defeat....
21:20, 2019-06-06

Dumpster diving remains illegal in Germany Justice ministers from Germany's federal states have rejected proposals to legalize taking discarded food from supermarket garbage containers. Millio...
18:24, 2019-06-06