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Berlin Wall remnants divide council in Christchurch, New Zealand

Two Berlin Wall slabs gifted to Christchurch, New Zealand have sparked division. Some city councilors don't want them sited on Victoria Square, a mul...

Berlin Wall remnants divide council in Christchurch, New Zealand

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Berliners tried to send Trump a piece of the Berlin Wall with a message saying 'no wall lasts forever' YouTube/Justin Rohrlich Berliners tried to send President Donald Trump a chunk of the Berlin Wall on Saturday, along with a message saying "no wall l...
03:12, 2019-11-10

New Zealand: Sky TV fined for airing Christchurch footage Sky TV NZ has been fined for showing footage from the alleged Christchurch attacker's livestream. The broadcasting authority found it had the potenti...
13:44, 2019-08-20

Christchurch New Zealand shooting suspect pleads not guilty The Australian man accused of the attacks at two Christchurch mosques faces charges for terrorism and 51 murders. A mental health assessment has foun...
01:00, 2019-06-14

New Zealand begins first round of gun buybacks after Christchurch attack Government has set aside more than NZ$200m to remove military-style firearms from circulationDozens of Christchurch gun owners have handed over their...
07:48, 2019-07-13

New Zealand gun buyback: 10,000 firearms returned after Christchurch attack Police praise response after thousands of now-banned guns taken out of circulation in less than a monthMore than 10,000 firearms have been bought by ...
04:00, 2019-08-12

New Zealand begins inquiry into Christchurch mosque shooting New Zealand's Royal Commission inquiry will look into the suspected gunman's activities, use of social media and international connections, as well a...
05:36, 2019-05-13

New Zealand plans to tighten gun laws in wake of Christchurch massacre New Zealand plans to create a gun register and tighten gun licensing, among other measures. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the intent of the refo...
10:40, 2019-07-22

New Zealand buys back 10,000 firearms returned after Christchurch attack Residents of New Zealand have returned more than 10,000 firearms to the government in less than a month as part of a buyback program put into effect ...
07:04, 2019-08-12

New Zealand PM slams book sales of Christchurch shooter's 'manifesto' New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expressed concern after it emerged that the accused Christchurch gunman’s "manifesto" is being sold as a bo...
07:12, 2019-08-22

New Zealand police charge Christchurch mosque attacker with terrorism The man accused of gunning down 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch has been formally charged with terrorism. The charge carries a maximum penal...
07:44, 2019-05-21

James Vince leads England to opening T20 victory over New Zealand in Christchurch James Vince's maiden Twenty20 international half-century carried England to a commanding seven-wicket victory over New Zealand in Christchurch in the...
07:44, 2019-11-01

New Zealand bans video game glorifying Christchurch mosque shooting A video game that appeared to glorify the Christchurch mosque shootings has been banned in New Zealand....
14:52, 2019-10-31

UN chief praises New Zealand premier’s ‘admirable’ response to Christchurch attacks. Speaking to media in the New Zealand capital Auckland on Sunday, alongside New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden, UN Secretary-General António Gut...
16:08, 2019-05-12

De Blasio seeks City Council support for Carranza amid racial divide Mayor Bill de Blasio’s staffers scrambled this week to drum up support for his embattled Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza in response to several B...
03:28, 2019-06-19

Christchurch trial: New Zealand media agree to curb white supremacy coverage Reporting guidelines devised and signed by five major news organisationsNew Zealand media organisations have taken the unprecedented step of agreeing...
12:52, 2019-05-01

New Zealand bans 'abhorrent' video game seemingly based on Christchurch mass shooting New Zealand has banned an "abhorrent" video game that the country’s chief censor said glorifies the mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch that...
08:56, 2019-10-31

The New Zealand government paid gun owners $288,000 for their weapons after semi-automatic ban in the wake of the Christchurch shootings TVNZ via AP New Zealand officials said the first of more than 250 planned gun buyback events was a success. The buyback events were launched after ...
01:24, 2019-07-14

New Zealand police file terrorism charge against man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand police file terrorism charge against man accused of killing 51 people at two Christchurch mosques....
07:08, 2019-05-21

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern features in giant poignant mural tribute to Christchurch terror attacks The poignant moment New Zealand's prime minister hugged a grieving woman after the Christchurch mosque attacks has inspired a huge mural....
10:52, 2019-05-23

The day the Berlin Wall came down The Cold War, a global power struggle between dictatorship and democracy, ended in Berlin on November 9, 1989. The course of history, however, was se...
01:28, 2019-11-09

Where to see the Berlin Wall Anyone traveling to the capital of Germany can visit the remains of the 155-kilometer Berlin Wall. CNN Travel details where to see specific sites, wh...
12:08, 2019-11-08

Berlin after the Wall – then and now The photographer Colin McPherson began documenting Berlin in the years after the fall of the Wall in 1989, looking at how the redevelopment of the ci...
08:40, 2019-11-06

Prince Charles speaks of 'courage and compassion' in New Zealand following Christchurch terror attack The Prince of Wales today spoke of the "courage, compassion and tolerance" of the people of New Zealand in the wake of the Christchurch terror attack...
08:32, 2019-11-20

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to t...
09:04, 2019-08-13

11 US cities where you can see pieces of the Berlin Wall The fall of the Berlin Wall has been remembered around the world by its pieces. Check out where the closest piece to you is.     ...
13:52, 2019-11-08

Berlin Wall: GDR relics to see, 30 years on The 30th anniversary of the fall of the Wall marks a great chance to see these fascinating, and less-well-known, reminders of a divided cityAlthough ...
07:44, 2019-10-29

Discovering the Berlin Wall 30 years later Today, the Berlin Wall appears as a photo stop at Checkpoint Charlie or as graffiti artwork at the East Side Gallery. DW’s Hallie Rawlinson retraces ...
17:44, 2019-10-08

Experience: I tunnelled under the Berlin Wall My real fear was the border guards and Stasi, who were listening for movement beneath the ground and digging their own tunnels to intercept oursIn 19...
12:00, 2019-07-12

Berlin Wall VR: ‘I was looking into my grandma’s eyes’ Thirty years after fall of the Berlin Wall, a new experience recreates what life was like....
03:20, 2019-11-09

1961: What Germany was like when the Berlin Wall was built Construction of the Berlin Wall began on August 13, 1961 – the same year birth control was introduced in Germany. It was also the beginning of what w...
08:04, 2019-08-13

Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first reunited on the dancefloor' Berliners recall how illegal raves helped reunite their city and country after the fall of the wall....
07:56, 2019-11-11

30 years after the Berlin Wall: An African perspective Three decades after the fall of the Berlin wall, reporters from DW’s Africa department set out to discover what has changed in eastern Germany. Join ...
15:24, 2019-11-05

Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first re-united on the dancefloor' Berliners recall how illegal raves helped reunite their city and country after the fall of the wall....
03:28, 2019-11-09

Fall of the Berlin Wall remembered in S. Africa Three months after the Berlin Wall came down, Nelson Mandela walked out of prison. On the weekend, guests at Germany's embassy in South Africa looked...
19:12, 2019-11-10

'Witnesses of history': the man who kept slabs of the Berlin Wall Hans Martin Fleischer bought the sections on impulse in 1990. His luck trying to sell them ran out, so he held on.“The Berlin Wall was lifted – it di...
10:20, 2019-11-08

How a 1976 concert shook the Berlin Wall East German musician Wolf Biermann took the stage in West Germany in November 1976. His performance unleashed a chain reaction of criticism from both...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Back to the wall: cycling Berlin's Mauerweg As the 30th anniversary of its fall approaches, a cycle ride along the route of the Berlin Wall reveals a once-divided city now open and welcomingIt ...
12:28, 2019-06-15

Beyond the Wall: East Berlin's many faces explored in exhibition East Berlin was the center of power in communist East Germany, but it was also a city where subversive currents thrived. The exhibition "East Berlin....
16:56, 2019-05-10

From a picnic to the Berlin Wall: my 1989 summer of revolution An award-winning foreign correspondent looks back on the human stories that helped bring down the Berlin Wall and East Germany’s regimeIt should have...
17:56, 2019-08-31

Rammstein's second single 'Radio' debuts on a Berlin wall Following Rammstein's incendiary "Deutschland" video, the band is back with another single — and more ingenious promotion — as the song "Radio" is sc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany marks 30 years since fall of the Berlin Wall Crowds gathered across Germany's capital to mark 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall....
17:48, 2019-11-09

‘I was sleeping when the Wall fell’: Berlin stories, 30 years on The years leading up to – and just after – the fall of the Berlin Wall are filled with vivid and poignant memories for these locals from both East an...
07:44, 2019-11-06

30 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall, East German Art Gets Its Due “Point of No Return,” an exhibition marking the anniversary, shows that not all artists celebrated the historic events of 1989....
18:28, 2019-07-24

Berlin honors victims 58 years after the Wall was built Victims of Berlin’s former Soviet-era Wall, whose construction began 58 years ago, are being remembered in the capital. German President Frank-Walter...
14:24, 2019-08-13

Massa "disappointed" by mistakes that led to Berlin FE wall strikes Ex-Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa says he is "disappointed" with the mistakes he made in ABB FIA Formula E's Berlin E-Prix last weekend...
14:12, 2019-05-27

Germany marks 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall Berlin was the scene of day-long celebrations to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the wall that divided the city. Angela Merkel vowed ...
02:24, 2019-11-10

Bits of Berlin Wall make their way into art pieces around the world BERLIN — For nearly three decades, the Berlin Wall encircled West Berlin, built by communist East German authorities ostensibly to protect the countr...
20:44, 2019-11-05

Berlin museum returns Maori and Moriori remains to New Zealand The Charité hospital in Berlin returned the skulls of 109 Maori and Moriori people taken to Germany more than 100 years ago. The remains were handed ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

‘We finished every bottle!’ Berlin's cultural legends on the night the Wall came down It divided families, trapped half a city and symbolised the Cold War. Then, 30 years ago this Saturday, the Berlin wall fell. Wim Wenders, Ute Lemper...
14:20, 2019-11-05

21 stunning photos from the night the Berlin Wall came tumbling down 30 years ago Str Old The Berlin Wall came tumbling down on November 9, 1989, reuniting East and West Germany, and foreshadowing the fall of the Soviet Union. It s...
15:32, 2019-11-08

How the press in Eastern Europe reacted to the fall of the Berlin Wall The Romanian newspapers were silent; the Croatian ones cheered along with everyone. And the Berlin state paper didn't even mention the fall of the Be...
12:32, 2019-11-08

Who tore down the Berlin Wall? Not David Hasselhoff, but Germans still love him David Hasselhoff's legacy in Germany is inextricably linked to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Here's why he's still beloved by many Germans.  ...
17:56, 2019-11-08

Germany: Escape tunnel under Berlin Wall opens to public A tunnel underneath the Berlin Wall opened to the public the first time amid celebrations to of the 30-year anniversary of the fall of the Wall. The ...
19:44, 2019-11-07

'It was gut-wrenching': Berlin Wall tunneller recalls 1971 capture Tunnel to East Berlin filled in by Stasi is excavated and opened to public for first timeA tunnel built under the Berlin Wall to allow dozens of East...
21:00, 2019-11-07

'It was gut-wrenching': Berlin Wall tunnellers recall 1971 capture Tunnel built to aid escape East Berlin is excavated and opened to public for first timeA tunnel built under the Berlin Wall to allow dozens of East G...
19:36, 2019-11-07

Berlin marks 30 years since fall of the wall in reflective mood From Angela Merkel to some of those brimming with optimism in 1989, there was a sense of cherished values on the waneThirty years ago, Elfriede Begri...
17:36, 2019-11-09

Germany, allies mark 30 years since Berlin Wall fell BERLIN (AP) — Germany marked the 30th anniversary Saturday of the opening of the Berlin Wall, a pivotal moment in the events that brought down Commun...
17:04, 2019-11-09

Germany: Merkel thanks Hungary for its role in fall of Berlin Wall Ahead of her trip to Hungary, German Chancellor Angela Merkel thanked the eastern European nation for opening its border to East Germans three decade...
19:08, 2019-08-17

The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Thirty Years After the Peaceful Revolution As nationalism sees a rebirth in Europe, countries once under Communist rule mark one of the most dramatic moments in modern history....
12:33, 2019-10-23

'Why can't we put it here?' Reagan's return to Berlin Wall paved by top Trump ambassador Richard Grenell, the U.S. ambassador to Germany and an 18-year diplomat, has always been a fan and student of former President Ronald Reagan, ever si...
16:56, 2019-11-15

Huawei’s Ken Hu calls for industry support as he compares trade ban to Berlin Wall Huawei's Ken Hu called for support and unity as the Chinese company reels from a U.S.-led trade ban, and drew striking comparisons with the Cold War....
12:28, 2019-05-24

Angela Merkel's American dream — if the Berlin Wall hadn't fallen If the Berlin Wall had never fallen in 1989, today the German Chancellor might be on a road trip through the US and listening to Bruce Springsteen, s...
18:48, 2019-11-05

Chocolatier creates edible Berlin Wall to commemorate 1989 fall First as tragedy, then as chocolate. A chocolatier in France celebrated 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall by building his very own chocolate...
21:04, 2019-11-09

‘It teaches us’: Germany marks 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall Leaders from Germany, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic attended a ceremony at Bernauer Strasse -- where one of the last parts of the ...
18:44, 2019-11-09

Why did so many people risk trying to cross the Berlin Wall – weren’t there less risky routes? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and...
16:36, 2019-11-12

World has failed to learn lessons of Berlin Wall, say film-makers Directors taking part in two UK film seasons believe separation is becoming more prevalentThirty years on from the fall of the Berlin Wall, film-make...
15:36, 2019-11-08

Angela Merkel hails Germany's progress since fall of Berlin Wall The chancellor said much has been achieved since the two Germany's were reunited in 1990. Ahead of German Unity Day, Angela Merkel called for equal l...
15:28, 2019-09-28

35 photos show unexpected places the Berlin Wall ended up around the world Hilton Anatole After the Berlin Wall came down on November 9, 1989, pieces of it scattered around the world. These photos show the surprising places ...
21:00, 2019-11-08

Here's The Big Two-Stroke Parade Of Trabants And Wartburgs To Celebrate The Fall Of The Berlin Wall In what is very likely the smokiest, smelliest tribute to human freedom ever, a parade of around 65 Trabants, Wartburgs, and the occasional Barkas va...
20:00, 2019-11-11

German leaders mark fall of Berlin Wall with warning about democracy President Frank-Walter Steinmeier urges allies to fight for peaceful and united EuropeGermany marked the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin W...
16:44, 2019-11-09

+++ Germany celebrates 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall — live updates +++ Nationwide celebrations have kicked off in Germany to mark 30 years since the Berlin Wall came down. President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is welcoming l...
10:04, 2019-11-09

Watching the fall of the Berlin Wall: 'I downed almost an entire bottle of schnapps' Thirty years after the events of 9 November 1989, five German writers reflect on the day they woke to a united countryby Jenny Erpenbeck, born in Eas...
07:20, 2019-11-09

Germans divided on unity legacy 30 years after fall of Berlin Wall Fewer eastern Germans feel reunification has been benefical than was the case ten years ago, a new survey has found. A majority of Germans agreed, ho...
23:36, 2019-11-07

Germany prepares to mark 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall - in pictures As the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall approaches on 9 November, photographer Andy Hall visits the once-divided capital Continue read...
08:32, 2019-11-04

The Berlin Wall has been gone longer than it stood. Here's how the 28-mile blockade looks today compared to 1989. Lionel Cironneau/AP The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago on November 9, 1989. Many areas where the wall once stood show no vestiges of it today. These p...
15:36, 2019-11-07

Berlin Wall pills: a cure for emotional trauma – or royal-endorsed quackery? The homeopathic pills, made from ground-up pieces of the Berlin Wall, supposedly help overcome ‘emotional barriers’, and are available at the royal f...
23:48, 2019-08-21

German novelists on the fall of the Berlin wall: ‘It was a source of energy we lived off for years’ Thirty years ago, the people of Berlin brought down the wall that had cut through their city since 1961. Here five writers, from both sides of the di...
16:32, 2019-11-03

In place of Berlin’s Wall now stands a barrier of sullen resentment | Neal Ascherson Reunification has only fed resentment and alienation among the ‘losers’ of the old East GermanyBut then, once in a lifetimeThe longed-for tidal waveO...
10:44, 2019-11-10

German Chancellor Angela Merkel marks 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall The collapse of the Berlin Wall “proves that no wall is so high and so strong that we could not break it,” German Chancellor Angela Merke...
18:52, 2019-11-09

The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago. Here's how people who were there in 1989 remember the historic 'Mauerfall' today. Associated Press/Lionel Cironneau The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago, on November 9, 1989. It was a moment that shocked the world and marked the begin...
14:24, 2019-11-08

Ronald Reagan statue to be installed in Germany, marking 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall BERLIN — The U.S. Embassy in Berlin is unveiling a statue of Ronald Reagan, a tribute to the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on a sit...
15:20, 2019-11-08

Berlin Wall fall 30th anniversary: The greatest escape bids from East to West 30 years after the Berlin Wall fell, we recall the greatest escape bids from the East to the West of the divided nation...
01:00, 2019-11-07

Rep. French Hill: 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, America can't repeat East Germany's mistakes Crossing Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin in 1986 was a surreal experience. As part of a United States Army escort, we left prosperous West Berlin and en...
07:00, 2019-11-09

‘I Was Just a Man Who Sang a Song About Freedom’: 30 Years Later, David Hasselhoff Looks Back on His Surprising Role in the Fall of the Berlin Wall Saturday marks the 30th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall, when, on Nov. 9, 1989, Berliners breached the 12-ft.-high wall that had divided t...
17:32, 2019-11-07

Reagan just got a statue in Germany to mark 30 years since the Berlin Wall fell. Here are 15 other unexpected places where statues of US presidents can be found. Bela Szandelszky / AP The Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Paraguay, Poland, Russia, and the United Kingdom all have former US presi...
22:00, 2019-11-08

Opinion: Union Berlin are good for football in Berlin and eastern Germany The cult club from Köpenick have been promoted to the Bundesliga for the first time in their history. In an age of rampant commercialization, Union B...
18:28, 2019-05-28

Berlin in Petrenko fever: His inaugural concert with the Berlin Philharmonic Four years ago, Kirill Petrenko was elected principal conductor of the orchestra, one steeped in tradition. At his first official concert in that fun...
20:32, 2019-08-24

Wall-to-wall impeachment coverage is not changing any minds. Here’s how journalists can reach the undecided. After endless testimony, reporting and punditry, maybe it’s time to do something different....
13:24, 2019-12-05

Take Advantage Of Your Corner Wall Space With This 5-Tier Wall Mount If you’re always looking for the best way to use every inch of space in your home, corner shelves are the way to go. Corners are often just wasted sp...
20:08, 2019-05-20

Farmhouse design without the monograms, wall-to-wall shiplap and kitsch Antique dealer and author Kim Leggett talks about taking a more minimalist approach to this cozy aesthetic....
13:12, 2019-11-21

Wall-to-wall Europe: the continent's manmade barriers – in pictures As barriers continue to rise up all over Europe, a new documentary photography exhibition investigates walls, fences and defence lines and the dramas...
08:44, 2019-07-16

Donors to the ‘We Build the Wall’ GoFundMe Page Want to Know Where the Wall Is A GoFundMe Page called “We Build the Wall” has managed to raise well over $22 million from hundreds of thousands of donors over the past five months....
22:28, 2019-05-12

Robert Mueller’s brief remarks get wall-to-wall coverage NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Mueller spoke for only 10 minutes, and his statements yielded no new information on the Russia probe. But for much of the Amer...
22:20, 2019-05-29

After “last remnants” of non-contested launches, Air Force seeks competition Enlarge / The Delta IV Heavy is the world's second-most powerful rocket. (credit: United Launch Alliance) This week, the US Air Force made a couple o...
22:16, 2019-10-01

Remnants of ancient planet just found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and studied since then, researchers have just found a surprising result buried inside...
16:32, 2019-09-03

Remnants of ancient planet found in famous meteorite Though it was discovered in the Australian outback in the 1950s and has been studied often since then, researchers only just recently found a surpris...
22:16, 2019-09-03

Storm Lorenzo path and map: Will hurricane remnants hit UK? What category is it now? The tail-end of Hurricane Lorenzo will batter parts of Britain and Ireland today as the unsettled weather heads over the Atlantic....
13:00, 2019-10-04

New Jersey pizza chain wants to sell you sad crust remnants I don’t really want to tell you about what rolled into my Twitter feed Wednesday afternoon because, why spread negativity? But when I shared it with ...
17:00, 2019-07-11

On This Day: Joe Calzaghe concludes his career by whipping the remnants of Roy Jones Jnr The day that Joe Calzaghe signed off at 46-0 at Madison Square Garden The post On This Day: Joe Calzaghe concludes his career by whipping the remnant...
10:40, 2019-11-08

Remnants of storm Barry dump more rain in the U.S. southeast The remnants of the once mighty storm Barry, the first hurricane of the 2019 season, dumped dangerous amounts of rain as it crawled north through the...
12:20, 2019-07-15

Islamic State remnants wage hidden war of raids, killings IRAQ — It was a chilly January evening, and Khadija Abd and her family had just finished supper at their farm when the two men with guns burst into t...
22:56, 2019-05-13

NASA has found the remnants of India’s Vikram moon lander In September, India’s attempted moon landing ended in a crash, but the debris was lost. Now, NASA has pinpointed where the Vikram lander smashed down...
12:12, 2019-12-03

Iraqi troops moves to smash last remnants of Islamic State A military operation is underway to clear out the last traces of the Islamic State from Iraq. Iraq’s military said Saturday its troops launched an op...
00:32, 2019-07-21

Kast acquires remnants of group-watch company Rabbit Kast announced that it has acquired Rabbit's intellectual property, software stack, and several patents.Read More...
18:48, 2019-07-31

On This Day: Manny Pacquiao savages the hollow remnants of Oscar De La Hoya Manny Pacquiao ends the career of Oscar De La Hoya, writes Matt Christie The post On This Day: Manny Pacquiao savages the hollow remnants of Oscar De...
12:40, 2019-12-06

Radioactive remnants of nuclear bomb tests found on ocean floor Nuclear weapons testing dates back to the mid-1940s and ramped up significantly starting in the early 1950s. Several countries, including the US, Sov...
17:56, 2019-05-10

Trump preparing to shred key remaining remnants of Iran nuclear deal President Trump is poised to tighten sanctions on Iran by revoking waivers for the country's civilian nuclear program, administration officials say....
00:24, 2019-07-11

UK weather forecast: Britain braced for Hurricane Lorenzo remnants with gales and downpours set to hit Britain is bracing itself for the downpours and gales as remnants from Hurricane Lorenzo heads towards the UK....
10:01, 2019-10-03

Radioactive remnants of decades-old nuclear bomb tests have settled on the ocean floor Nuclear weapons testing dates back to the mid 1940s and ramped up significantly starting in the early 1950s. Several countries, including the U.S., S...
01:12, 2019-05-10

UK weather forecast: Temperatures to soar to 25C as remnants of tropical storm Gabrielle hit country The mercury is expected to soar to 25C in parts of the UK this week as the remnants of ex-tropical storm Gabrielle hits the country....
20:48, 2019-09-10

Chains, shackles, auction docs: remnants of the Africa to North America slave trade Their arrival, 400 years ago next month, was recorded by English settler John Rolfe and is believed to be the first of captive Africans to reach the ...
01:52, 2019-07-26

UK weather forecast: London temperatures to soar to 25C as remnants of tropical storm Gabrielle hit country The mercury is expected to soar to 25C in parts of the UK this week as the remnants of ex-tropical storm Gabrielle hit the country....
14:48, 2019-09-11

Chains, shackles and auction documents: remnants of the Africa to North America slave trade In late August 1619, a ship carrying "20 and odd" African men and women docked at Point Comfort, today's Fort Monroe in Hampton, Virginia....
12:40, 2019-07-25

UK weather forecast: Britain lashed by torrential rain as remnants of tropical storm Sebastien hit country Britain is being lashed by torrential rains brought by ex-tropical storm Sebastien, with freezing temperatures set to follow....
12:52, 2019-11-26

UK weather forecast: Storm lights up London skies as remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo set to bring further downpours London saw its skies illuminated with dazzling lightning this afternoon as the capital was hit by intense downpours....
18:24, 2019-10-01

UK weather latest: Remnants of Hurricane Humberto to batter UK with wind and rain after days of glorious sunshine The remnants of Hurricane Humberto are set to batter the UK with wind and rain after days of glorious sunshine....
14:08, 2019-09-19

Australian ‘Egg Boy’ donates $70,000 to Christchurch victims SYDNEY (AP) — The Australian teenager who cracked an egg on the head of a politician for his remarks about the New Zealand mosque massacre has donate...
09:16, 2019-05-29

Australia's 'Egg Boy' donates to Christchurch victims The 17-year-old who went viral cracking an egg over a politician's head was given thousands by the public to cover his legal fees and allow him to "b...
09:20, 2019-05-29

UK weather forecast: Hurricane Dorian remnants to hit Britain with gale force winds after glorious sunshine this weekend A weekend of glorious sunshine will be interrupted as remnants of Hurricane Dorian barrel into the UK, bringing gale-force winds and heavy rain....
23:04, 2019-09-06

Storm Lorenzo UK LIVE: Remnants of hurricane heads for Britain as forecasters warn of floods and power outages Parts of the UK are set to be battered by strong winds and rain today as remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo prompted severe weather warnings to be issued ...
08:20, 2019-10-04

What Is Eco-Fascism, the Ideology Behind Attacks in El Paso and Christchurch? The attacks El Paso and Christchurch were driven by eco-fascism, a bizarre combination of environmentalism and white supremacy....
23:44, 2019-08-07

Christchurch mayor on mass shooter: 'I've no idea what his name is' On visit to UK, Lianne Dalziel tells of her city’s resilience in aftermath of mosque attacksThe mayor of Christchurch has refused to commit to memory...
16:44, 2019-07-08

Storm Lorenzo UK LIVE path: Remnants of hurricane heads for Britain as forecasters warn of floods and power outages Parts of the UK are set to be battered by strong winds and rain today as remnants of Hurricane Lorenzo prompted severe weather warnings to be issued ...
09:16, 2019-10-04

Turkish citizen hit in Christchurch attack dies; toll at 51 ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s foreign minister says a Turkish citizen who was wounded in the mosque attacks in New Zealand has died. Minister ...
18:48, 2019-05-02

Plan to open gun megastore in Christchurch prompts concern Gun City, which sold weapons to man accused of mosque attack, plans new outletThe New Zealand retailer Gun City, which sold weapons to the man accuse...
12:24, 2019-07-17

Christchurch attacks: May to call for curbs on internet terror The PM says "we need to do more" to stop online extremism after the Christchurch mosque attacks....
05:32, 2019-05-15

Fake Christchurch attack victims seek NZ$17k in support New Zealand police have raised concerns over people faking their presence at two deadly mosque shootings in March. More than NZ$7 million has been pa...
17:44, 2019-06-28

New Zealanders turn over guns after Christchurch mosque killings The first of more than 250 planned gun collections across New Zealand has been held in Christchurch. The buyback scheme was introduced after March mo...
08:56, 2019-07-13

Film based on Christchurch mosque shooting in the works Hello, Brother – named after a victim’s last words – was announced at Cannes film festival by Egyptian director Moez MasoudA film about the Christchu...
15:32, 2019-05-15

What induces men to imitate the Christchurch massacre? | Jeff Sparrow After Christchurch and El Paso we need an open discussion – without euphemisms and evasions – about what fascism is and how it works“In general, I su...
05:36, 2019-08-05

‘Skin’ Review: Divide and Prejudice An intense Jamie Bell plays a tormented white supremacist in this blistering study of rage and redemption....
15:04, 2019-07-25

A Gender Divide on Microaggressions in Medicine In new research, women at medical schools reported that microaggressions were common in their workplaces. Their male colleagues did not....
01:12, 2019-11-01

Christchurch survivors angry after shooting suspect pleads not guilty Victims' families were indignant after the man accused of attacking people at two Christchurch mosques pleaded not guilty to charges of terrorism and...
05:00, 2019-06-14

'It brings everything back': Christchurch despairs over white supremacist attacks Fresh atrocities in El Paso and Norway bring back the pain of New Zealand’s worst mass-shooting It’s just gone lunch time at al Noor mosque in centra...
15:44, 2019-08-14

Brenton Tarrant, alleged Christchurch shooter, pleads not guilty The self-proclaimed white supremacist accused of massacring 51 worshipers at two New Zealand mosques while video streaming the March attack pleaded n...
01:40, 2019-06-14

Christchurch massacre: Brenton Tarrant pleads not guilty to all charges Trial to be held in May 2020 for Australian man who faces 51 murder charges, 40 of attempted murder and one terrorism chargeAustralian Brenton Tarran...
00:56, 2019-06-14

Alleged Christchurch shooter sent a letter from prison that ended up on 4chan In the six-page letter, the accused warns that a "great conflict" is coming and uses language that could be construed as a call to arms....
14:00, 2019-08-14

Christchurch shootings: 'real issues' not being heard by inquiry, critics say Survivors not consulted and reporters shut out of royal commission hearings into March attack that killed 51 peopleConcern is growing that New Zealan...
03:16, 2019-08-08

Facebook says it will tighten livestreaming rules in wake of Christchurch massacre Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tightening rules around its livestreaming feature ahead of a meeting of world leaders aimed at curbing online vio...
06:32, 2019-05-15

Man who shared video of Christchurch shooting sentenced to 21 months in prison Philip Arps had earlier pleaded guilty to two counts of distributing the video, which was livestreamed on Facebook by a gunman on March 15 as he bega...
05:52, 2019-06-18

Christchurch neo-Nazi jailed for sharing mosque murder video The owner of a "Nazi-themed" insulation company in Christchurch, New Zealand has been jailed for distributing the video of a deadly shooting spree at...
05:36, 2019-06-18

Alleged Christchurch shooter Brenton Tarrant charged with terrorism The Muslim-hating white-supremacist behind February’s deadly shooting rampage in two New Zealand mosques was formally charged with terrorism ea...
08:24, 2019-05-21

Sex with HIV still a crime? Updated laws divide advocates ATLANTA — As Sanjay Johnson describes it, his sexual encounter with James Booth on Oct. 2, 2015, was a one-night stand. But it would bind the men ine...
22:20, 2019-07-23

Is Meritocracy to Blame for Our Yawning Class Divide? “The Meritocracy Trap,” by the Yale Law School professor Daniel Markovits, argues that far from being fair or merit-based, our social system perpetua...
11:24, 2019-09-10

War and peas: meet the chefs working together across the divide Six cooks from different sides of long-running conflicts share how they came to work side by sideJalil Dabit At the age of 12 I started my mornings w...
13:56, 2019-07-08

The Citroën 2CV Makes A Great Joke Car When You Divide It By Two I’m very fond of cars that don’t take themselves very seriously. There’s a reason why intense Tesla and Porsche and BMW and so many other strains of ...
22:36, 2019-09-17

The Londoner: Cameron launch bridges divide In today's diary: Cameron launch bridges divide | Ben Elton's early costume drama | Russell Brand has yet another new awakening | Victoria and Albert...
12:32, 2019-09-18

Facebook imposes new restrictions on livestreaming to prevent abuse following Christchurch attacks Two months after the deadly white nationalist terrorist attacks in New Zealand, Facebook has announced new restrictions on who can livestream video o...
17:44, 2019-05-15

Horrific footage of Christchurch mosque shooting surfaces on YouTube and Instagram Almost five months after 51 people were massacred at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, sick footage of the killings can still be seen on YouT...
19:24, 2019-08-06

Christchurch shootings: New Zealanders hand over their guns in government buyback scheme More than 160 gun owners handed over their weapons to New Zealand police in exchange for money after the Christchurch mosques shootings....
14:00, 2019-07-13

Facebook tightens livestream rules after Christchurch mosque shooting broadcast Facebook is tightening its livestreaming rules in the wake of the Christchurch mosque massacres....
08:44, 2019-05-15

Christchurch mosque killer’s theories seeping into mainstream, report warns Call to tackle extreme white nationalist ideas propagating hatred and violence gaining traction on social mediaThe extreme rightwing ideology that in...
12:04, 2019-07-07

Norway mosque attack suspect 'inspired by Christchurch and El Paso shootings' Online posts by Philip Manshaus praising other white extremist attacks emergeThe suspected gunman in an attack on a mosque in Norway on Saturday was ...
22:32, 2019-08-11

'Christchurch Call' launched in Paris as Facebook limits livestreaming for extremists The New Zealand premier went to Paris to launch the "Christchurch Call" to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. Major tech compa...
01:52, 2019-05-16

Facebook Tightens Live-Stream Rules in Response to the Christchurch Massacre Facebook is tightening restrictions on its live-streaming feature in the wake of the horrific mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, as world le...
12:00, 2019-05-15

Charles and Camilla comfort family of man killed in Christchurch terror attack The Prince of Wales and his wife Camilla today comforted the family of a young man murdered in Christchurch terror attack....
04:12, 2019-11-22

The Brexit divide: Britain's EU election earthquake – podcast A wave of support for populists and Greens has disrupted centrist parties across the EU. Daniel Boffey considers what it means for the bloc and Brexi...
04:20, 2019-05-28

Muslim headscarf debate continues to divide France PARIS — When a far-right French official disrupted a regional council meeting to demand that a Muslim woman accompanying a group of schoolchildren be...
23:36, 2019-10-30

Regional divide opens up in sports betting legislation CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — A review of sports betting legislation by The Associated Press shows a regional divide has opened as states decide whether t...
15:40, 2019-06-23

Greenpeace director: 'We need to find ways to connect rather than divide us' Greenpeace international director Jennifer Morgan spoke to DW about how climate change is linked to human rights and why the world's poorest countrie...
16:44, 2019-11-29

Trump officials’ military threats divide Senate GOP As the odds of military intervention against Venezuela and Iran appear to rise, some of Donald Trump’s top allies on Capitol Hill are divided over wh...
02:56, 2019-05-07

Under Modi, the Hindu-Muslim divide worsens in India NAYABANS, India — Muslims in Nayabans, an unremarkable village in northern India, say they remember a time when their children played with Hind...
18:52, 2019-05-21

Pelosi-Nadler alliance strained by impeachment divide Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, two longtime allies, are clashing over whether to begin an impeachment inqu...
11:40, 2019-06-11

Arguments Over Rape And Incest Divide Abortion Opponents (AP)– Even as the anti-abortion movement celebrates the sweeping bans passed in several states, it’s divided by a widening rift over whet...
13:36, 2019-05-24

Vaping crisis exposes Republican divide over regulation Many Republican lawmakers have viewed policies like banning flavored e-cigarette products as "nanny state" politics of the worst kind....
00:08, 2019-10-02

Pink seesaws reach across the divide at US-Mexico border Children seen playing on art installation that aims to show unity amid Trump-era hostilityA set of fluorescent pink seesaws has been built across the...
15:28, 2019-07-30

Accusations Against Plácido Domingo Divide the Opera World Reports of sexual harassment against one of opera’s most revered stars have brought opposing reactions from singers, and continents....
20:36, 2019-08-18

Can a wealth tax bridge Germany's divide between rich and poor? Germany's Social Democrats are calling for nationwide wealth tax. Why is the idea gaining momentum, and is it the answer to bridging the growing gap ...
19:44, 2019-08-27

UK weather forecast: Remnants of Hurricane Dorian and Storm Gabriel to bring wet and windy weather to UK Britons are braced for wet and windy weather as the remnants of two major Atlantic storms head towards the UK....
20:00, 2019-09-08

Austrian far-right leader searched on suspicion of forming terrorist group with Christchurch shooter Investigation widens to include Martin Sellner’s fiancee Brittany Pettibone following her contact with Australian far-right figure Blair CottrellThe ...
09:20, 2019-06-26

'Christchurch Call' launched in Paris as Facebook limits live streaming for extremists The New Zealand premier has gone to Paris to launch the "Christchurch Call" to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. Facebook sai...
18:44, 2019-05-15

Justice committee will expunge Christchurch shooter’s words after Tory MP read them into record The vote to expunge the words of the Christchurch shooter came after Conservative MP Michael Cooper read them into the record while attacking a Musli...
15:52, 2019-06-04

In Christchurch, UN chief calls for tolerance, solidarity to extinguish ‘wildfire’ of hate speech On a three-day visit to New Zealand, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid his respects to the victims of the horrific mosque attacks in Christc...
06:08, 2019-05-14

Pope Francis condemns the ‘greed of a few’ that widens poverty divide He later invited hundreds of needy, including migrants, to dine with him in a Vatican hall....
16:48, 2019-11-17

‘Would Dad Approve?’ Neil Armstrong’s Heirs Divide Over a Lucrative Legacy Mr. Armstrong was averse to cashing in on his celebrity. But as the 50th anniversary of the moon landing approached, his sons began auctioning off hi...
13:12, 2019-07-27

How One Photographer Captured Burning Issues Across the Israeli-Palestinian Divide He had arrived as an American-Israeli in a Palestinian village, but identities quickly faded as mutual trust and respect transcended politics....
16:40, 2019-09-15

'Own up to reality': 2020 Democrats urged to confront US racial divide As the NAACP gathered in Detroit, leaders warned presidential hopefuls not to shy away as Trump fans the flamesIn August 2016, Donald Trump stood bef...
08:48, 2019-07-28

'A two-tier UK road network would divide rich and poor motorists' Opinion 18 Oct, 2019 A two-tier road system would separate the rich and poor motorists forever if we aren't careful, says Mike Rutherford...
15:08, 2019-10-18

Spain confronts widening political divide as nationalism rises MADRID — Spain looked set Monday to endure many more months of political uncertainty after the country’s fourth election in as many years reflected a...
20:00, 2019-11-11

CNN's Don Lemon cuts off guest who accused him of 'contributing' to political divide CNN anchor Don Lemon lashed out at former White House aide Cliff Sims over President Donald Trump’s Charlottesville remarks and ended the segment ear...
02:40, 2019-04-30

Ed Sheeran closes Divide tour with Ipswich homecoming gigs Up to 160,000 fans are expected in Ipswich as the singer ends his record-breaking tour with four gigs....
14:24, 2019-08-23

Navy SEAL trial exposes divide in normally secretive force SAN DIEGO (AP) — No matter the outcome, the murder trial of Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher accused of killing a wounded Islamic State capt...
18:52, 2019-06-30

As Hong Kong Protests Spread to U.S., Colleges See a Growing Divide Officials face the challenging task of supporting free expression without alienating the largest demographic of international students on American ca...
19:32, 2019-10-26

UN expert warns of ‘climate apartheid’ which will divide rich and poor A United Nations Human Rights Council report has warned that a potential "climate apartheid" could fracture the global population, splitting the plan...
19:52, 2019-06-27

Early EU elections results reflect U.K.’s deep divide over Brexit The tally from northeast England, the first of the U.K.'s 12 regions to report, gave the Brexit Party, launched just weeks ago, 39 per cent of the vo...
01:20, 2019-05-27

You won’t find tomorrow’s blatherskites in the class divide | Kenan Malik A new survey of England’s dialects is instead likely to shine a light on social tribes and generational differencesAre you a blatherskite? Do you hav...
10:52, 2019-11-10

The Latest: Lawyers pause plan to divide opioid settlement CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on a plan to divide money among local governments in the case of a settlement of lawsuits over the toll of opioids (all t...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Intel briefings do little to calm partisan divide on confronting Iran DIVIDED WE STAND: There was little evidence that any minds were changed by yesterday’s closed-door briefings on Capitol Hill, in which Secretary of S...
13:56, 2019-05-22

'The Lion King' sinks its teeth into critic-audience divide As "The Lion King" counts up receipts from a big opening weekend while still licking its wounds from negative reviews, you can almost hear the famili...
15:40, 2019-07-22

Trudeau, world leaders in Paris for Christchurch Call to Action summit on online extremism World leaders, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and tech bosses are meeting Wednesday in Paris on the "Christchurch Appeal," named after the ...
14:16, 2019-05-15

Australian internet providers told to block websites hosting Christchurch terror video E-safety commissioner given power to monitor sites and order offending websites to be blockedAustralian internet service providers have been ordered ...
21:28, 2019-09-08

El Paso shooting suspect’s references to Christchurch attack reveal dark, growing pattern The El Paso massacre is the latest attack in which the gunman appears to have praised the mosque shootings in Christchurch....
19:00, 2019-08-06

UK weather forecast: Met Office warning as Storm Sebastien remnants to bring 'danger to life' flood risks Remnants of Tropical Storm Sebastien will batter the UK with heavy downpours and strong winds, bringing more "danger to life" flood risks this week....
09:20, 2019-11-25

Report shows shrinking racial divide across criminal justice system SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Racial disparities have narrowed across the US criminal justice system over 16 years, though black people are still significantl...
21:32, 2019-12-04

Debate over Russian sanctions deepens Germany's East-West divide East German state premiers want to end crippling sanctions against Russia. With the AfD gaining ground in the East, that has more to do with politics...
18:28, 2019-06-11

One country has managed to dodge the divide that's causing political chaos around the world Blair Gable/Reuters The political upheavals of the past few years — from President Donald Trump's election in the US to Brexit in the UK &mdash...
00:52, 2019-10-25

North Korea missile tests could be effort to divide US, Japan and South Three launches in eight days point to ulterior motive amid strained relations between its neighbours and Washington The series of short-range missile...
08:52, 2019-08-02

Milan-Cortina triumph highlights Italy’s north-south divide LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Italy’s winning bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics highlighted the growing gap between the north and the south o...
22:08, 2019-06-24

Katrina Karkazis: ‘You can’t use testosterone levels to divide people into male or female’ The cultural anthropologist on why our view of testosterone as the male sex hormone skews both science and societyKatrina Karkazis, a senior research...
19:52, 2019-12-07

Russia sanctions debate deepens Germany's east-west divide State premiers in eastern Germany want to end crippling sanctions against Russia. With the far-right Alternative for Germany gaining ground in the ea...
19:36, 2019-06-11

Katie Hill's downfall highlights stark generational divide among Democrats Rep. Katie Hill’s colleagues were uniformly shocked and saddened by the collapse of the freshman star’s political career. But that’s where their agre...
13:08, 2019-10-31

Debate over Russia sanctions deepens Germany's east-west divide State premiers in eastern Germany want to end crippling sanctions against Russia. With the far-right Alternative for Germany gaining ground in the ea...
18:44, 2019-06-11

In Oregon, stark rural-urban divide fuels climate dispute PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The divide in Oregon between the state’s liberal urban centers and its conservative rural areas makes it ripe for the pol...
08:04, 2019-06-26

German national anthem outcry re-inflames East-West divide An eastern German state premier, Bodo Ramelow, says Germany should have a national anthem that all the country can sing along to. For him and others,...
19:24, 2019-05-10

Democrats Quickly Found a Divide Over ‘Medicare-for-All’ at the First Democratic Presidential Debate Healthcare is likely to be one of the biggest issues of the 2020 election––and it was one of the first issues to divide candidates Wednes...
16:48, 2019-06-27

White House Abstains From Global ‘Christchurch Call’ Pledge to Stop Spread of Online Hate (PARIS) — The White House is not endorsing a global pledge to step up efforts to keep internet platforms from being used to spread hate, organi...
23:08, 2019-05-15

With the Liberals’ new minority, Trudeau’s greatest challenge is healing divide with Western Canada For Trudeau's minority Parliament, the real challenge is healing the deep regional divides across Canada....
21:48, 2019-10-23

How to divide numbers and cells in Microsoft Excel to make calculations and analyze data Porrakij/Shutterstock You can divide in Excel using a few different methods. It's easy to divide two numbers or cell values in Excel using the forwar...
20:12, 2019-11-12

Xi Jinping warns that attempts to divide China will end with 'crushed bodies and shattered bones' LINTAO ZHANG/AFP/Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Sunday that any attempts to cause division in China "will end in crushed bodies an...
07:56, 2019-10-14

School chancellor Richard Carranza brings racial divide to City Hall New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza has brought his agency’s culture of racial divisiveness to the steps City Hall, critics charged Tue...
22:52, 2019-06-18

Boris Johnson seeks to divide and conquer with his incendiary rhetoric | Andrew Rawnsley He and Dominic Cummings regard the amplification of hatred not with regret but as essential to electoral successThere’s a case to be made that Britis...
09:56, 2019-09-29

Fighters, not rabbis: Torah students who chose the gun reveal Israel’s bitter divide For Haredi Jews exempt from military service, volunteering can mean a family break-upLife in one of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox military units does not p...
15:40, 2019-09-14

Brandon McCoy’s ‘West By God’ stands tall at the divide of rural and urban America The Keegan Theatre production is a humorous and heartfelt love letter to the playwright’s home state of West Virginia....
20:28, 2019-10-04

I Created a System to Make Sure My Husband and I Divide Household Duties Fairly. Here’s How It Works I was just pulling up to the departures gate at LAX, where I was catching an early morning flight to my one-day business meeting up in Seattle, when ...
22:44, 2019-10-01

Hollywood's gender divide laid bare by analysis of this season's Oscar contenders Exclusive: Data on this year’s awards contenders reveals three youngest best actor hopefuls have never made a film with a female directorStriking con...
23:52, 2019-11-15

Bob Arum reveals how he’ll bridge the promotional divide to make the Wilder-Fury rematch But he doesn't believe Tyson Fury will ever fight Anthony Joshua. Bob Arum explains why The post Bob Arum reveals how he’ll bridge the promotio...
18:44, 2019-09-04

Controversy Around Netflix's Jinn Highlights a Cultural Divide in Jordan and the Middle East In the opening scene of Netflix’s first Arabic-language series, Jinn, a young woman named Mira (Salma Malhas) kisses her boyfriend, shares her plans ...
21:44, 2019-07-10

UK weather forecast: Remnants of Tropical Storm Sebastien to batter UK with heavy rains bringing 'danger to life' flood risks Remnants of Tropical Storm Sebastien will batter the UK with heavy downpours and strong winds, bringing more "danger to life" flood risks this week....
23:52, 2019-11-24

Partisan divide marks defense budget battle in House Armed Services Committee BATTLELINES DRAWN: The House Armed Services Committee continues the work of nailing down just what will be funded in this year’s National Defense Aut...
13:04, 2019-06-05

Fighters, not rabbis: Torah students who choose the army reveal Israel’s bitter divide For Haredi Jews exempt from military service, volunteering can mean a family break-upLife in one of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox military units does not p...
22:20, 2019-09-14

Son leads South Korea across great divide to face ‘Ronaldo of the North’ | John Duerden World Cup qualifier is first competitive men’s game between North and South in Pyongyang and pits Tottenham’s Son against the Juventus forward Han Kw...
21:52, 2019-10-14

Movie based on popular novel puts South Korean gender divide back in focus A movie based on a controversial and best-selling novel that chronicled the everyday sexism faced by women topped South Korea's box office this week,...
09:08, 2019-10-30

Impeachment hearing joke draws angry response from Melania Trump – and lays bare America's divide Pamela Karlan’s reference to Trump’s son Barron offered Republicans a chance to claim righteous outrageFinally, a smoking pun. A simple play on words...
02:44, 2019-12-05

Woman Said to Show Her Entire Ass During a Traffic Stop Lives to Tell the Tale; Guess on Which Side of the Racial Divide She Resides? A woman in Oklahoma repeatedly refused being given a traffic ticket, authorities say, apparently going so far as to kick the cop and get herself shoc...
12:52, 2019-08-02

Woman Who Shows Her Entire Ass During a Traffic Stop Lives to Tell the Tale; Guess on Which Side of the Racial Divide She Resides? A woman in Oklahoma repeatedly refused being given a traffic ticket, authorities say, apparently going so far as to kick the cop and get herself shoc...
15:56, 2019-08-02

In tech-driven 21st century, achieving global development goals requires closing digital gender divide Bridging the ‘gender digital divide’ is about more than ensuring that women and girls have basic access to the Internet and cell phones; it means pro...
10:41, 2019-04-09

'Egg Boy' donates £54,000 to charity supporting victims of the Christchurch terror attacks A teenage boy who went viral for egging an Australian senator has donated £54,000 to the victims of the Christchurch terror attack....
17:24, 2019-05-28

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he didn't fully understand the divide between news and opinion until a visit to Fox's parent company after Trump was elected Facebook Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he didn't fully understand the divide between news and opinion sections at media outlets until he visited ...
22:04, 2019-10-25

Terrorist who wanted to 'murder a Muslim' after Christchurch mosque attacks jailed for more than 18 years A terrorist inspired by the Christchurch mosque attacks has been jailed for more than 18 years for stabbing a teenager in a bid to "murder a Muslim"....
16:48, 2019-09-10

Police share 'shooting' video with Facebook to help identify live-streamed Christchurch-style terror attacks Metropolitan Police have released footage of a series of training exercises designed to help Facebook improve detection of live-streamed Christchurch...
11:00, 2019-10-24

The growing divide between Fox News' pro-Trump opinion hosts and news anchors is on full display AP A tonal rift between Fox News' opinion hosts and anchors became more apparent amid the whistleblower scandal that has clouded Capitol Hill this w...
06:00, 2019-09-27

UN health agency spotlights stalled effort to close health divide across Europe, in new report Progress on equal access to a healthy life for all, is at a standstill across Europe, a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) revealed on...
22:28, 2019-09-10

MPs across political divide condemn 'sickening' language used in Parliament and demand change in debate culture MPs from the Liberal Democrats, Labour and the Conservative parties, along with an independent, have lambasted the behaviour seen recently in House o...
07:48, 2019-09-30

Fallout 1st Is Creating A Class Divide Among Fallout 76 Players Last week, Bethesda revealed a premium subscription service for Fallout 76. Things started rough with glitches erasing player supplies and private se...
22:36, 2019-10-28

Folding screens that make a statement: create a focal point or divide up an open-plan living space with limited-edition artwork and sustainable room dividers From Twenties themed room dividers to ornate gold designs, these stylish and glamorous screens will make a feature out of any room....
11:16, 2019-10-20

Joe Biden accuses Trump of deepening racial divide in US as he says racism is 'white man's problem' Joe Biden has lashed out at Donald Trump as he said described racism in the US as an institutional "white man's problem visited on people of colour"....
08:56, 2019-08-28

Berlin: a double take The division of Berlin until the fall of the Wall in 1989 meant that many things in the city were doubled: two zoos, two television towers, two main ...
11:04, 2019-11-06

36 Hours in Berlin November marks the 30th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s fall. You can still get a sense of what it was like during the Cold War, via fascinating mus...
10:12, 2019-10-31

What does Berlin have that NYC doesn't? The legendary image of Berlin as a free-spirited domain where underground culture thrives has attracted a great number of expats. But some New Yorker...
15:32, 2019-06-13

Berlin and Beyond: So over 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. ...
12:48, 2019-07-03

GHB: The new old drug taking over Berlin It's cheap, easy to make, and incredibly dangerous, and Berlin's night clubs may be complicit its trade and use. But targeting the clubs would also d...
15:24, 2019-05-10

Audre Lorde’s Berlin Following in the footsteps of the self-described “black feminist lesbian poet,” whose ideas caught fire in a city she cherished and criticized....
12:48, 2019-07-19

Berlin, capital of loneliness The Christian Democrats in Berlin are calling for a special commissioner for loneliness as isolation plagues the metropolis. The loneliness epidemic ...
14:56, 2019-10-17

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

Berlin TV Tower turns 50 It served as a symbol of communist power and remains a remarkable landmark of the now reunited city: the Fernsehturm on Alexanderplatz was inaugurate...
10:52, 2019-10-03

Tesla’s Winding Road to Berlin Elon Musk’s announcement of a factory in Germany took the industry by surprise, but the deal had been in the works for months....
22:40, 2019-11-20

A gay penguin couple adopted an egg in a Berlin zoo After fruitless attempts to hatch stones and fish, a gay penguin couple at a German zoo may finally parent a chick of their own....
00:08, 2019-08-14

Google to open new Berlin office The US tech giant has planned several hundred new jobs for the new office. Locals have rejected Google's previous plans for a start-up campus over co...
19:04, 2019-06-02

World War II bomb discovered in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said the detonator of the 100-kilogram behemoth ...
00:40, 2019-06-15

World War II bomb defused in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found and defused near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said they were able to safely destro...
02:32, 2019-06-15

Berlin startup fashion label: It's all in the bag A couple of years ago, a Berlin-based entrepreneur took a risky decision of starting yet another fashion label in a crowded market and focusing on ba...
13:00, 2019-06-06

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

Berlin to get its first Arabic radio station The local media council said Arabic programing would add to the diversity of radio offerings in the German capital. Arabs from more than 20 countries...
01:12, 2019-11-15

Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie to get a facelift The heart of a once divided city is now a bewildering tourist destination that welcomes thousands every day. Berlin's government plans to build a pub...
05:36, 2019-12-04

Travelers get used to unfinished Berlin airport Having seen numerous delays, Berlin's new airport is scheduled to open in October 2020. But even that deadline is now being questioned. Travelers are...
11:24, 2019-05-14

Museums at night — a Berlin invention This weekend Berlin is holding another Long Night of Museums. There are now events like this in more than 120 cities worldwide, but Berlin is home to...
14:00, 2019-08-30

Rabbi spat on and cursed at in Berlin Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal said two men spat on him while he was walking home from the synagogue with his son. German police are investigating the inciden...
17:36, 2019-07-31

The Lost Jewish Brands of Berlin Once upon a time the German capital had a thriving fashion industry run by Jews. The Nazis destroyed it. Now one company is trying to bring it back....
11:52, 2019-12-05

The ex-gangster in Berlin who hid his Jewish identity The movie "Wet Dog," set in a largely Muslim Berlin neighborhood, looks into how religious identity can ruin friendships. The film modernizes events ...
17:24, 2019-10-31

Berlin street swarmed by 30,000 bees Tens of thousands of bees brought traffic in a busy street in Berlin's Neuköln district to a stop. Local beekeepers intervened within minutes of poli...
04:44, 2019-05-19

Berlin's new airport: 'This time it will happen' Authorities have set an opening date for Berlin's new airport, again. Many such dates have come and gone, but this one might actually stick, politici...
21:20, 2019-11-30

Techno in Berlin: After the hype, the downfall? Berlin is considered the mecca of free, untamed techno. But for how long? The clubs are taking a beating from big investors, gentrification and techn...
16:16, 2019-07-01

Several injured after man urinates off Berlin bridge Sixteen rescue workers reponded to the incident triggered by a man urinating off a Berlin bridge onto a tour boat....
04:56, 2019-06-22

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

Berlin to freeze rents for five years Renters are increasingly unable to afford housing in Berlin. An influential property-owners' association has called for landlords to raise rents befo...
16:40, 2019-06-18

Why nightingales love scruffy Berlin Berlin attracts more nightingales than almost any other European city. Although it's not an urban species, the little bird with the big voice seems t...
12:48, 2019-05-03

American attacked in Berlin after saying he's Jewish Police are investigating the incident as an anti-Semitic crime. Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner says the rise in such crimes is "alarming."...
00:16, 2019-06-21

Berlin: 10,000 march against anti-Semitism The solemn march in Germany's capital was a sign of solidarity after a deadly attack on a synagogue in Halle. Meanwhile, Interior Minister Horst Seeh...
19:04, 2019-10-13

Oro Valley council voted to use ‘pay as you go’ ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Residents signed the petition to recall Mayor Joe Winfield and Vice Mayor Melanie Barrett on Wednesday. Several weeks ago, ...
06:36, 2019-11-21

Berlin to open secondhand department stores The Berlin Senate wants to make secondhand clothing and products the norm, rather than seen as items only for people in need. To do this, it plans on...
22:24, 2019-11-06

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

Berlin could cap housing rents at under €8 per square meter Berlin could cap residential rents at €7.97 per square meter, German media report, citing a draft law. The measure is still subject to discussions an...
04:32, 2019-08-26

Berlin takes a new approach to the Three Seas Initiative Germany is begun to show support for the eastern European initiative. President Steinmeier is traveling to Ljubljana to meet with the group, as the r...
23:56, 2019-06-05

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

Berlin gets unwanted Ronald Reagan statue Ronald Reagan is already an honorary citizen of Berlin, so city authorities have always deemed a statue inappropriate. Nonetheless, a bronze replica ...
12:48, 2019-11-07

New Berlin airport to finally open next October Germany's long-delayed Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) is set to finally be operational on October 31, 2020, nine years after it was supposed to ope...
15:24, 2019-11-29

Bees Swarm Berlin, Where Beekeeping Is Booming Berlin has more honeybee hives than it can manage, and experts say many of the beekeepers do not have enough time or training for the hobby....
16:44, 2019-08-11

Tesla to build first European factory in Berlin Elon Musk says "outstanding" German engineering is part of the reason he picked the new factory site....
09:24, 2019-11-13

Berlin: 'Cocaine taxis' are a growing problem A rise in the number of 'cocaine taxis' delivering the drug to people's doorsteps has the Berlin police concerned. Cocaine is playing an increasing r...
08:24, 2019-10-21

Hells Angels sentenced for murder in Berlin A German court has sentenced the leader of Hells Angels Berlin charter to life in prison over an apparent revenge killing. Under his orders, a group ...
21:00, 2019-10-01

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

Long, Dark Nights in Berlin’s Theaters Berlin’s theater season opens with directors taking audiences through the fog of war, down the gloomy tunnels of cyberspace and into a world without ...
13:36, 2019-10-10

Berlin's celebrated Zoo Palast cinema turns 100 When a vast movie theater near Berlin's central Zoo railway station was revamped and opened on September 18, 1919 with the premiere of Ernst Lubitch'...
15:08, 2019-09-18

Thieves strike Berlin's Stasi Museum The burglars made off with artifacts, medals and jewelry from the museum dedicated to East Germany's infamous secret police. The heist came just days...
19:28, 2019-12-01

Tesla factory outside Berlin to cost €4 billion New details have emerged about Tesla's plans for a brand-new "Gigafactory" outside of Berlin. The massive project is set to bring thousands of jobs t...
18:24, 2019-11-17

Anything Goes in Berlin’s Clubs. But Are Bouncers Killing the Vibe? Some partygoers say heavy-handed security staff and racist door policies are ruining the tolerant atmosphere of the city’s club scene....
16:20, 2019-11-14

Britain, bread and the Berlin blockade, 70 years on In the postwar years, the UK played a major role in breaking the Berlin blockade. Back then, the way to win hearts and minds for democracy was throug...
20:44, 2019-05-11

The Berlin apartment: living with the ghosts of the past Architect Gisbert Pöppler’s home is a shrine to the city’s past – and a collection he’s built up over the 30 years since the Wall came downWhenever G...
12:24, 2019-10-12

Here is everything we know so far about Elon Musk's new Tesla factory in Berlin Reuters Elon Musk announced on Tuesday that Tesla's first European factory will be built in Grünheide, close to Berlin, Germany. Even though the...
20:04, 2019-11-13

‘This Is Not Berlin’ Review: A Teenager Learns to Let Loose The film explores cultural shifts in Mexico City a year after the devastating 1985 earthquake....
13:12, 2019-08-08

Berlin Airlift remembered, key moment in Cold War BERLIN (AP) — Berliners are celebrating the 70th anniversary of the day the Soviets lifted their blockade strangling West Berlin in the post-World Wa...
12:16, 2019-05-12

Berlin politician defies far-right murder threat A prominent Berlin integration politician has made public a presumed far-right murder threat. Sawsan Chebli was told she would be "eliminated" if she...
21:04, 2019-12-02

Berlin: Same-sex penguin couple's egg fails to hatch Hopes had been high for Skipper and Ping, two male emperor penguins who had long been trying to start a family. "Surely they will get the chance to b...
07:52, 2019-09-06

Berlin: Four killed in accident as car mounts sidewalk Among those killed were the driver and a toddler. Police have said they believe the fatal crash was a traffic accident, not a deliberate act....
04:40, 2019-09-07

Berlin bans Checkpoint Charlie 'soldiers' Local authorities have revoked permission for actors to dress like US soldiers and take pictures with tourists. Police had reportedly requested the b...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Berlin Zoo: First German-born pandas 'thriving' The panda twins born two weeks ago are showing first signs of how they'll look once they mature. Berlin Zoo has played down a newspaper poll suggesti...
15:36, 2019-09-14

Jürgen Klinsmann set for new Hertha Berlin role Former Bayern Munich and German and US national team coach Jürgen Klinsmann is joining the advisory board of Hertha Berlin. The ex-striker's return t...
16:00, 2019-11-08

Union Berlin secure first ever Bundesliga promotion For the first time in seven years, a second-division side has won the Bundesliga relegation playoff. Union Berlin held on to secure a 0-0 draw in the...
22:48, 2019-05-27

Gay Penguins, and Their Hope for a Baby, Have Enchanted Berlin Two male penguins at Zoo Berlin have adopted an egg, delighting Germans and raising the prospect of the zoo’s first penguin chick in almost two decad...
18:48, 2019-08-14

Gay penguin couple adopt abandoned egg at Berlin Zoo Two gay male penguins have been caring for an abandoned egg in their long quest to become parents, Berlin Zoo has revealed....
18:44, 2019-08-12

Discover Planet Berlin: DW's new multimedia special People from 190 countries live in Berlin, bringing with them pieces of their homelands. DW presents a must-do travel guide to Berlin from its interna...
18:20, 2019-05-21

Berlin's new BER airport finally tops out Terminal 2 After 13 long years, the end seems to be in sight. The Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which was supposed to open in 2011, has topped out a...
09:52, 2019-07-31

Director of Jewish Museum Berlin resigns The director of the Jewish Museum Berlin, Peter Schäfer, has resigned following criticism from the Central Council of Jews. At issue were a museum ex...
01:32, 2019-06-15

Brazilian Pentecostal church unwelcome in Berlin A Brazilian Pentecostal congregation wants to buy the New Nazareth Church in Berlin. The building is for sale, but local politicians don't want the e...
18:48, 2019-09-14

Berlin's new rent freeze: How it compares globally Berlin's brand new rent freeze (and cap) is hardly unique among cities with pressured housing markets. But while other cities have stricter laws, Ber...
22:00, 2019-10-22

Berlin's Club der Visionäre 'burned down almost completely' Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responders managed...
15:28, 2019-06-15

Berlin's Club der Visionäre damaged in blaze Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been partially gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responde...
22:00, 2019-06-15

Berlin's new BER airport finally tops-out Terminal 2 After 13 long years, the end seems to be in sight. The Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which was supposed to open in 2011, has topped off a...
04:20, 2019-07-31

Buemi beats Vandoorne to pole in Berlin "Nissan e.dams driver Sebastien Buemi took pole position for ABB FIA Formula E’s race in Berlin ahead of fellow ex-Formula 1 racer Stoffel Vandoorne....
12:20, 2019-05-25

Berlin to Shell: Remove old oil platforms in North Sea Shell’s refusal to fully remove four old oil platforms has prompted a special North Sea treaty meeting called by Germany. Environmentalists suspect o...
02:20, 2019-10-17

‘Betrayal in Berlin’ Recaptures a Golden Era for Espionage Steve Vogel discusses his new book, about the digging of a tunnel under Berlin to intercept communications to and from Moscow in the 1950s....
23:00, 2019-10-07

Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie to get radical redesign Checkpoint Charlie, the former border checkpoint between East and West Berlin, is set to get a major makeover after city authorities approved a redev...
14:24, 2019-12-04

Berlin protest highlights plight of migrants in Med. BERLIN (AP) — Activists in Berlin have added a life vest to the German capital’s well-known “Molecule Man” statue to raise awarenes...
12:12, 2019-05-17

Vonovia threatens repercussions over Berlin rent cap Germany’s biggest landlord is not concerned the 10% rent freeze planned by Berlin's city government for the next five years will dampen profit foreca...
19:24, 2019-06-25

Climate activists block key traffic hub in Berlin Dozens of climate change activists blocked traffic at a main square in Berlin on Monday, kicking off a week of protests intended to force the German ...
12:00, 2019-10-07

Critic’s Notebook: A Mixed Bag of New Plays in Berlin The Schaubühne’s FIND Festival showcases new theater from around the world, from Brussels to Santiago, Chile, and Montreal to Barcelona, Spain....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Man convicted of killing Berlin woman after 32 years A German court has sentenced a man to life in prison for brutally killing a woman over three decades ago. Investigators tracked down the defendant th...
18:32, 2019-09-17

Unregistered schools given council funding Ofsted voices safety fears over children taught in unregulated settings, often in "appalling" conditions....
03:12, 2019-04-12

Tucson City Council Candidates Ward 1 Lane Santa Cruz - DemocratA second-generation Tucsonan, the Ward 1 council aide has spent 12 years in nonprofits and grass...
02:48, 2019-08-09

Russia to ban Atlantic Council NGO once led by US envoy Russian prosecutors decided to ban the pro-western Atlantic Council NGO after finding its activities pose a threat to Russia's "constitutional order....
12:56, 2019-07-26

Berlin zoo celebrates rare birth of panda twins Meng Meng delivered two cubs, which must eventually be returned to ChinaBerlin zoo has said its resident panda Meng Meng has delivered twins, the fir...
12:52, 2019-09-02

A tale of two cities’ housing crises: Dublin and Berlin The German capital has become a minefield for renters and the problem is becoming increasingly politicized. But in the Irish capital, Dublin, the sit...
12:52, 2019-07-04

A tale of two cities' housing crises: Dublin and Berlin The German capital has become a minefield for renters and the problem is becoming increasingly politicized. But in the Irish capital, Dublin, the sit...
10:48, 2019-10-22

Berlin remembers homosexuals killed by Nazis in World War II Thousands of homosexuals murdered by the former Nazi regime have been remembered in Berlin. The ceremony began the capital’s annual pride parade insp...
18:44, 2019-07-27

Rammstein on Tour: Live at the Berlin Olympic Stadium While every nuance of Rammstein’s tour makes the news in Germany on an almost daily basis, fans continue to devour the band's images, recordings and ...
15:20, 2019-06-26

Felix Jaehn celebrates his journey — and Berlin Pride He shot to fame aged 19. Five years later, Felix Jaehn is one of the world's top DJs. His new single and recent coming-out as bisexual tell the story...
07:52, 2019-07-28

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on studen...
16:04, 2019-07-19

Extinction Rebellion climate protests kick off in Berlin Protesters around the world are calling on governments to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. Germany was following in the footsteps of Australia a...
08:16, 2019-10-07

Barenboim’s tenure at Berlin’s Staatsoper extended to 2027 BERLIN (AP) — Conductor Daniel Barenboim is getting a five-year contract extension as general music director of Berlin’s Staatsoper, which woul...
17:08, 2019-06-04

Opinion: Berlin derby was an advert for German fan culture, but some went too far The football might have been underwhelming in the Berlin derby, but this was German fan culture at its best — until rockets were fired onto the pitch...
23:04, 2019-11-02

Max Mara showcases in Neues with Berlin-inspired collection Museum catwalk paid homage to Marlene Dietrich’s gender fluidity and David BowieWomen over 40, once invisible in the fashion world, are taking centr...
15:12, 2019-06-04

Bundesliga club Union Berlin: Between idealism and reality Union Berlin hold cult status for many fans as a club that stands for more than just football. Yet before Union's historic first Bundesliga season, t...
15:08, 2019-08-16

German farmers protest against Berlin's agriculture policy Farmers have rallied in the western German city of Bonn to protest against what they see as excessive regulation. The German government recently agre...
21:12, 2019-10-14

Thousands in Berlin protest Iran's political repression Opponents of Iran's theocratic government have rallied in Berlin to protest the country's human rights record. They urged potential investors not to ...
23:40, 2019-07-06

Berlin's Kreuzberg asks residents to sit out pollution — literally How do you make a city more sustainable? One street in the Berlin neighborhood of Kreuzberg is trying to figure that out with local democracy, yellow...
14:08, 2019-07-26

Visiting a Berlin elementary school where German isn't always spoken Kids in Germany are trickling back to school as a debate heats up about holding back those with poor German. DW's Kate Brady visited a Berlin classro...
11:24, 2019-08-17

Berlin's bumbling beekeepers leave swarms without homes Inexperienced hobbyists force bees to search often in vain for suitable habitats across the cityHumans are not the only ones in Berlin struggling to ...
06:24, 2019-08-09

‘Things are quite special here’: Union Berlin prepare for the Bundesliga No East Berlin team has made it to the top division before and Union are determined not to let it change themIt counted as an emergency when, one day...
12:00, 2019-08-17

Berlin Brandenburg: The airport with half a million faults Billions over budget, years late in opening, and still being rebuilt before a single plane has landed. What's gone so wrong at the new Berlin airport...
12:00, 2019-06-29

In Berlin, a Creative Paradise That’s Easiest to Reach by Boat Along the Spree River, artists are reviving sprawling industrial buildings in which to let their imaginations run wild....
00:00, 2019-10-08

Germany: Two women injured in 'homophobic incident' in Berlin Police say a man has insulted and injured two women in an apparent homophobic attack. The incident comes after an assault on a lesbian couple in Lond...
18:12, 2019-06-10

One of Opera’s Great Directors, Binge-Worthy in Berlin Over a long weekend recently, you could see three Komische Oper productions by Barrie Kosky, including a new staging of Henze’s rarity “The Bassarids...
20:20, 2019-10-28

FU Berlin clears Family Minister Giffey of plagiarism German Family Minister Franziska Giffey may keep her academic doctorate title, Berlin's Free University has ruled. Plagiarism led to the downfalls of...
22:56, 2019-10-30

Musk says Tesla will build Gigafactory 4 in ‘Berlin area’ Tesla’s Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Tuesday the electric car maker is going to build a new vehicle factory, “Gigafactory 4,” in t...
15:32, 2019-11-13

German intelligence agencies open new spy school in Berlin BERLIN — Germany’s intelligence agencies are inaugurating a joint spy school in the heart of Berlin, a city that was dubbed the ‘capital of spies’ du...
18:28, 2019-11-12

Berlin Social Democrats reject expropriation of homes Berlin's governing Social Democrats have voted against expropriating major developers to bring 240,000 apartments under public control. An initiative...
04:28, 2019-10-27

Feast for the eyes: Food photography on show in Berlin Featuring works from Cindy Sherman, Wolfgang Tillmans, Nan Goldin and many more, a new exhibition at C/O Berlin, "Food for the Eyes. The Story of Foo...
18:36, 2019-06-07

Opinion: The Shame of Berlin. Why can't the city build an airport? Berlin's unfinished airport just started adding a new terminal, even though the original structure is still not open. Despite a major test run of sys...
12:40, 2019-07-31

Director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum quits following criticism BERLIN (AP) — The director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum is stepping down following strong criticism of the museum’s leadership by Germany...
19:52, 2019-06-14

Giant panda gets CT scan for kidney exam in Berlin BERLIN — A Berlin zoo says a giant panda whose twin cubs have captured international attention has undergone a CT scan after veterinarians discovered...
17:32, 2019-11-13

René Pollesch to head Berlin's iconic Volksbühne The 56-year-old playwright and director will be the new director of Berlin's Volksbühne, Culture Senator Klaus Lederer confirmed on Wednesday. It's h...
13:36, 2019-06-12

Chechen 'execution' in Berlin linked to Russian military The suspect in the killing of a Chechen dissident in Berlin holds a Russian passport. His papers indicate a possible link with Russian intelligence, ...
19:12, 2019-08-30

Ante Covic appointed new Hertha Berlin coach The team's youth coach will take over as manager of the Bundesliga side next season. Covic said the appointment was "a childhood dream come true."...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Thieves take medals and jewellery from Berlin's Stasi Museum Loss of items worth thousands of euros comes only days after Dresden diamond heistBurglars have stolen communist-era medals and jewellery worth thous...
16:52, 2019-12-02

Union Berlin draws 2-2 at Stuttgart in Bundesliga playoff STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Union Berlin twice came from behind to draw 2-2 at Stuttgart and take a big step toward Bundesliga promotion in the first l...
00:12, 2019-05-24

Far-right AfD bids to encircle Berlin as resentment and division grow State elections in Saxony and Brandenburg are the party’s first test in former East Germany – and it is on course to make big gainsCrucial elections ...
11:36, 2019-09-01

Berlin's 'Mohammed' baby-name trend distorted by far-right and media What's in a name? In Germany, if that name is "Mohammed," the answer is: a political powder keg — and one that the far-right AfD was quick to get its...
20:28, 2019-05-06

'Cursed' Berlin airport finally nears completion After a nine-year delay, more than 8 billion euros and thousands of complaints over the budget and construction, Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Bra...
13:28, 2019-12-05

Man killed by roller coaster car at Berlin Christmas market A busy Christmas market in the German capital has been cleared out after a man was crushed by a roller coaster carriage. Police are investigating the...
18:00, 2019-11-24

How Russian media are reporting on the murder of a Chechen man in Berlin In late August, a Chechen man was shot dead at a Berlin park. Western media reported that the suspect may have ties to Russian intelligence services ...
22:32, 2019-09-25

Escaping Berlin for the Watery Wonders of the German Outdoors A kayak trip in the Spreewald — a wooded moorland that has been designated a Unesco-protected biosphere reserve — is an easy train trip from the city...
11:24, 2019-09-06

Debut with the Berlin Philharmonic: Santtu Matias Rouvali A young conductor on the way up, and yet another musician from the small country of Finland to rock the world of classical music: Santtu Matias Rouva...
16:20, 2019-09-22

Holocaust memorial with 'victim ashes' erected in Berlin German activists who installed the memorial say it contains a soil sample with the human remains of Holocaust victims. The group wants to send a mess...
14:40, 2019-12-02

Chechen 'execution' in Berlin linked to Russian intelligence The suspect in the killing of a Chechen dissident in Berlin holds a Russian passport. His papers indicate a possible link with Russian security servi...
20:08, 2019-08-30

Nord Stream 2: What Berlin thinks about halting construction Manfred Weber, a candidate for the office of president of the European Commission, is speaking out against the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. Wh...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Poor No More, but Still Sexy? Berlin Seeks Its Art World Niche The slickly organized Gallery Weekend hopes to attract international visitors to the city, which lacks a significant collector base of its own....
16:20, 2019-04-29

Berlin sees sharp increase in homophobic attacks Attacks against homosexual and transgender people in the German capital are up compared with 2018 figures, according to latest figures. The city's po...
13:16, 2019-12-02

Union Berlin: Daring to dream of Bundesliga football Union Berlin are set to face Stuttgart for the chance to play in the Bundesliga next season. In an era of rampant commercialism, they are dreaming of...
23:48, 2019-05-22

How volunteers near Berlin help excavate World War II mass graves World War II ended 74 years ago. But volunteers are still searching parts of Germany for the remains of the war dead. Nina Werkhäuser reports from th...
20:28, 2019-05-09

Son of former German president stabbed to death in Berlin hospital Fritz von Weizsäcker, the son of late German President Richard von Weizsäcker, was stabbed while giving a medical lecture in Berlin. One other person...
02:16, 2019-11-20

Debut with the Berlin Philharmonic: Santtu-Matias Rouvali A young conductor on the way up, and yet another musician from the small country of Finland to rock the world of classical music: Santtu-Matias Rouva...
10:24, 2019-09-26

Serbia, Kosovo agree to talks following Berlin summit A Balkan summit in Berlin has ended with Serbia and Kosovo agreeing to work together to diffuse existing tensions. Chancellor Angela Merkel and Frenc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Berlin’s much-delayed new airport to open in October 2020 BERLIN — Berlin’s much-delayed new airport has a new opening date: Oct. 31, 2020. That is nine years later than the date envisioned when construction...
22:28, 2019-11-29

Berlin Philharmonic enters new era with Kirill Petrenko as its shy figurehead Simon Rattle’s successor takes over – and shows why he was orchestra’s choice of conductorThe Berlin Philharmonic, considered by many to be the world...
15:16, 2019-08-25

Ante Covic appointed new Hertha Berlin manager The team's youth coach will take over as manager of the Bundesliga side next season. Covic said the appointment was "a childhood dream has come true....
14:00, 2019-05-12

New Berlin Stolpersteine honor victims of Nazi Germany Berlin is about to get several new memorials fitted into sidewalks across the city. Worldwide, more than 70,000 such "stumble stones" have been insta...
22:32, 2019-05-07

Man killed by roller coaster at Berlin Christmas market A busy Christmas market in the German capital has been cleared out after a man was crushed by a roller coaster. Police are investigating the cause of...
01:36, 2019-11-24

Berlin spends nearly €1 billion buying back apartments The city-state is buying back 6,000 former public housing apartments to fight skyrocketing rent. But parties on all sides are criticizing the price t...
01:36, 2019-09-28

Pro and anti-Israel protests draw hundreds in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of people including prominent German politicians and members of the Jewish community are protesting against a larger, anti-Isr...
18:16, 2019-06-01

Germany expels Russian diplomats after murder in Berlin German prosecutors have said there is enough evidence to suggest that Russia or Chechnya ordered the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin. Two Russian ...
13:04, 2019-12-04

Adorable pink panda cubs born at Berlin Zoo A pair of panda cub twins were born at a zoo in Berlin, Germany over the weekend, the first time the exotic animal has been born in the country....
21:08, 2019-09-02

Union Berlin promoted to Bundesliga, Stuttgart relegated "Union Berlin were promoted to the Bundesliga for the first time after a 0-0 draw with VfB Stuttgart in the second leg of their relegation/promotion ...
23:32, 2019-05-27

Bundesliga Relegation Playoff Live: Stuttgart in Berlin The domestic season in Germany approaches an end. First, Union Berlin are hoping to be the first second-division team since 2012 to beat their top-fl...
17:40, 2019-05-27

Berlin zoo celebrates birth of twin panda cubs BERLIN — A zoo in Berlin is celebrating the arrival of two panda cubs, the first time one of the rare mammals has given birth in Germany. Zoo Berlin ...
22:52, 2019-09-02

Germany: Trial of Berlin bomb plotter begins Magomed-Ali C. was arrested in August 2018 on suspicion of planning a bomb attack at a Berlin shopping center. He allegedly had close ties to the man...
21:04, 2019-05-16

Germany expels Russian diplomats over murder in Berlin German prosecutors have said there is enough evidence to suggest that Russia or Chechnya ordered the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin. Two Russian ...
12:48, 2019-12-04

Berlin cyclists take over streets, demand more space for bikes Tens of thousands of cyclists have taken over the streets of Berlin as part of a campaign to make the city more bike-friendly. Organizers have called...
17:40, 2019-06-02

Berlin climate protesters brave icy weather and waters Thousands of protesters have marched through the German capital in solidarity with the latest global climate strike. Demonstrators of all ages called...
19:44, 2019-11-29

Suspect in Polish slaying killed by police outside Berlin BERLIN — German police shot and killed a man who had fled from Poland after allegedly killing a woman there, when he pulled a gun on them after they ...
14:08, 2019-09-12

Controversial Palestinian rappers banned from performing in Berlin Known for their anti-Israel lyrics, Palestinian rappers Shadi Al-Bourini and Shadi Al-Najjar were due to headline a so-called "solidarity rally" held...
17:56, 2019-09-25

The Real Berlin: A Traveler's Journey Beyond the Grim Spy Clichés Nigerian novelist Helon Habila on the year he and his family moved from Virginia to Germany—and found a friendlier city than stereotypes suggest....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Berlin breaks ground on a new museum for 20th-century art Despite controversy over its high price tag and unpopular design, the construction of Berlin's new Museum der Moderne has begun. Set to open in 2026,...
13:32, 2019-12-03

Di Grassi dominates at Audi's homeground in Berlin E-Prix "Lucas di Grassi took a home victory for Audi - and his second of the Formula E season - in the Berlin E-Prix on Saturday."...
16:04, 2019-05-25

Germany expels two Russians over killing of Georgian in Berlin Prosecutors say evidence suggests involvement by government of Russia or Chechen republicGermany has expelled two Russians working at the Russian emb...
13:36, 2019-12-04

Twin giant panda cubs born in Berlin Zoo Berlin Zoo welcomed twin giant panda cubs to the world on Saturday, the first time a panda has given birth in Germany....
14:12, 2019-09-02

Berlin Formula E: Lucas di Grassi gives Audi home win Lucas di Grassi took a home victory for his Audi team in the Berlin E-Prix for his second ABB FIA Formula E win of 2018/19...
14:52, 2019-05-25

Berlin's infamous KitKatClub faces looming shutdown Landlords reportedly want to sell the space to make room for luxury housing, while club managers lament the city's gentrification. The Berlin Senate ...
18:40, 2019-11-28

Berlin's notorious fetish club may be forced to close The KitKatClub, famed for its sexual openness as much as its music, faces an uncertain future with its lease yet to be renewed and property developer...
14:36, 2019-12-05

Germany: Berlin reacts to far-right surge in eastern elections The far-right AfD may have come second in regional elections in Saxony and Brandenburg, but Germany's governing parties had been fearing even worse. ...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Berlin murder further strains Germany-Russia relations What do a murder in Berlin, a pipeline in the North Sea and a peace conference in Paris have in common? They are contributing to the growing strains ...
00:52, 2019-12-06