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Five arrested in Europe on suspicion of forming Islamic State cell

Police have arrested five people suspected of forming an Islamic State cell and promoting Islamist militancy in Spain, Belgium and Germany, the Spanish Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.

Netaji's daughter Anita Bose wants father's ashes returned to India: Daily

Netaji's daughter Anita Bose wants father's ashes returned to India: Daily

The only child of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose wants to bring her late father's ashes back to India, according to one of Japan's leading newspapers.

Angela Merkel's party confronts sexism charges

A leader of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party admitted on Sunday that it has a problem with sexism in its ranks, after a female politician spoke out about vulgar and belittling comments.

Fight against IS far from over: German defence minister

Fight against IS far from over: German defence minister

Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen pledged continued support to Kurdish Peshmerga fighters in the fight against Islamic State group.

G4 nations demand comprehensive reform of UN Security Council

G4 nations demand comprehensive reform of UN Security Council

"The G4 ministers underscored their unwavering commitment to a comprehensive reform of the Security Council," a joint press statement said.

Fire damages Greek camp as migrants flee: Police

Attica: One of Greece`s main migrant camps on the island of Lesbos Monday suffered extensive damage in a fire apparently set on purpose, with thousands forced to flee to safety, police said.

Thomas Mueller eyes return for Bayern Munich`s Hertha showdown

Thomas Mueller eyes return for Bayern Munich`s Hertha showdown

After ten straight defeats at the hands of Munich, Hertha`s last win over Bayern was back in February 2009 and Berlin are realistic of their chances.

Delayed trial of Auschwitz medic, 95, resumes as anger mounts

Delayed trial of Auschwitz medic, 95, resumes as anger mounts

A 95-year-old former medical orderly at the Auschwitz death camp returned Monday to a German court, accused of over 3,600 counts of accessory to murder, in a case where a string of delays has sparked anger.

Protesters rally across Germany against mega trade deal

Protesters rally across Germany against mega trade deal

In Berlin, as in Munich, there was a sea of flags as people flocked to join the rallies despite rain, carrying banners representing anti-globalisation groups.

Italy PM slams EU summit's conclusions on growth and immigration

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Friday he was not happy with the conclusions of a European Union summit and for this reason did not join his French and German counterparts at a joint news conference.

Turkey detains 4 over suspected threat to German, UK embassies

Turkish authorities detained four people as part of an investigation into a possible threat to the German and British embassies, state-run media reported today.

Turkey detains four for suspected plot against British, German embassies: Report

Turkish authorities detained four people in an investigation into a potential threat against British and German diplomatic missions but found no links to any terrorist groups, the state-run Anadolu Agency said on Friday.

Our brain can effectively combat effects of ageing

Old age may slow down memory and other physical and cognitive skills, but the brain has the remarkable potential to reduce these effects, a study has found.

Angela Merkel wants Germany to get refugees into workforce faster

Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday that Germany needed "viable solutions" to integrate refugees into the workforce faster after she met with blue-chip companies, which have hired fewer than 100 refugees since around a million arrived in the country last year.

Germany arrests three Syrians, sees same network as Paris attacks

Three young Syrian men arrested in Germany on Tuesday were Islamic State members brought into the country by the same network that smuggled militants into France to carry out deadly attacks last November, the German government said.

Germany arrests three ISIS suspects with 'links' to Paris attackers

German police on Tuesday arrested three men with forged Syrian passports accused of being Islamic State (IS) militants and labelled a possible "sleeper cell" with links to the Paris attackers.

UEFA under fire over changes to Champions League

UEFA under fire over changes to Champions League

UEFA rearranged the group-stage slots in favour of its four top-ranked leagues - in effect Spain, England, Germany and Italy - by guaranteeing them four places each.

Angela Merkel vows to `win back trust` after defeat to anti-migrant party

German Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Monday to "win back trust" of voters angered by her open-door refugee policy, while admitting her share of responsibility for her conservatives` humiliating election loss to an anti-migrant party.

Germany`s anti-migrant populists beat Merkel`s party in local vote

Germany`s anti-migrant populists made a strong showing at Sunday`s state polls, scoring ahead of Chancellor Angela Merkel`s party as voters punish the German leader over her liberal refugee policy.

Germany's anti-migrant populists beat Merkel's party in local vote

Germany's anti-migrant populists made a strong showing at state polls on Sunday, scoring ahead of Chancellor Angela Merkel's party as voters punish the German leader over her liberal refugee policy.