Germany go top, Northern Ireland move closer to Euro 2016
Germany go top, Northern Ireland move closer to Euro 2016

Striker Mario Goetze scored twice in a 3-1 win over Poland which put Germany top in their group as Northern Ireland moved closer to the Euro 2016 finals by beating the Faroe Islands 3-1 on Friday.

'Austria, Germany ready to receive Hungary migrants'
'Austria, Germany ready to receive Hungary migrants'

Austria and Germany have agreed to receive thousands of migrants due to arrive at the Hungarian border in the coming hours, Austria's Chancellor Werner Faymann said early today.

Austria, Germany to allow migrants to enter: Austrian chancellor
Austria, Germany to allow migrants to enter: Austrian chancellor

Austria and Germany have agreed to let migrants in Hungary to cross their borders, Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann said on his Facebook page on Saturday.

Merkel says Germany can cope with refugees without raising taxes

 Germany can cope with a record-breaking influx of refugees and migrants this year without raising taxes and without jeopardising its goal of a balanced budget, Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a newspaper interview published on Saturday.

Migrants set out on foot, escape train as Hungary crackdown crumbles
Migrants set out on foot, escape train as Hungary crackdown crumbles

Migrants in Hungary, many of them Syrian refugees, broke out of a border camp, fled from a stranded train and struck out on foot for western Europe on Friday as a crackdown by the country’s right-wing government faltered in the face of overwhelming numbers.

Czechs, Slovaks propose refugee corridor from Hungary to Germany
Czechs, Slovaks propose refugee corridor from Hungary to Germany

The Czech Republic and Slovakia on Friday proposed creating a rail corridor for Syrian refugees linking Hungary and Germany, as Central European leaders rejected an EU-wide quota system taking in refugees.

Germany wants tougher EU asylum rules for west Balkans nationals

 Germany is calling on the European Union to tighten asylum rules for western Balkans nationals by designating the states of the region "safe countries of origin", a government spokesman said Friday.

Britain to accept thousands more Syrian refugees: David Cameron
Britain to accept thousands more Syrian refugees: David Cameron

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday announced that the country will provide resettlement to thousands more Syrian refugees in response to the worsening migrant crisis.

Hungary train stand-off enters second day
Hungary train stand-off enters second day

A tense stand-off between police and migrants on a train in Hungary continued for a second day on Friday, the media reported.

German police say five people hurt in fire at refugee shelter

 

Berlin: The German Police said on Friday five people were injured when a fire broke out at a refugee shelter in the town of Heppenheim in the West German state of Hesse.

Two US air base employees guilty of German sexual assault

Two American men working at Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany sexually assaulted a German teenager in 2013, a US district court jury ruled Thursday.

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France, Germany agree binding migrant quotas needed: Merkel
France, Germany agree binding migrant quotas needed: Merkel

Germany and France have agreed that the European Union, facing a slew of migrant crises, should impose binding quotas on the numbers member states take in, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday.

Migrants storm Budapest train as horror of crisis hits home
Migrants storm Budapest train as horror of crisis hits home

Several hundred migrants stormed into Budapest`s main international train station early Thursday after police re-opened it following a two-day standoff, an AFP reporter said.

Germans offered glimpse into migrants` hell inside chiller truck

 A German theatre troupe invited punters to pack into a refrigerated truck on Wednesday to give them a glimpse into the hardships experienced by refugees and migrants trying to reach Europe. 

Over 100,000 asylum seekers enter Germany in August

 A record 104,460 asylum seekers arrived in Germany last month, a Bavarian official said on Wednesday, part of an unprecedented wave of refugees and migrants straining the resources of German towns and villages.

Thousands arrive in Athens as migrant influx piles pressure on EU
Thousands arrive in Athens as migrant influx piles pressure on EU

Thousands of refugees and migrants arrived in Athens on Wednesday, piling further pressure on increasingly divided European nations as they struggle to cope with the unprecedented influx.

Oldest case of leukemia in 7,000-year-old skeleton found

Scientists have discovered what may be the oldest known case of leukemia in an approximately 7,000-year-old skeleton of a woman from a Neolithic graveyard in Germany.

More than 100,000 asylum seekers enter Germany in August

A record 104,460 asylum seekers arrived in Germany last month, a Bavarian official said on Wednesday, part of an unprecedented wave of refugees and migrants straining the resources of German towns and villages.

Migrant crisis threatens Europe`s Schengen borderless area
Migrant crisis threatens Europe`s Schengen borderless area

As European countries grapple with record numbers of desperate refugees and migrants clamouring to enter Europe, the continent`s cherished system of borderless travel is increasingly at risk, officials and analysts say.