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.

Europe in new migrant standoff as figures show scale of crisis
Europe in new migrant standoff as figures show scale of crisis

Hundreds of migrants were left stranded outside Budapest`s main railway station on Wednesday after being barred from travelling to Germany by police, as new figures highlighted the massive scale of Europe`s refugee crisis.

Young Afghan migrants found in `prison cell on wheels` in Austria
Young Afghan migrants found in `prison cell on wheels` in Austria

Austrian police, on high alert for people-smugglers since last week`s truck tragedy, said Tuesday they rescued 24 young Afghan migrants crammed inside a van that was like a "prison cell on wheels".

Young Afghan migrants found in `prison cell on wheels` in Austria
Young Afghan migrants found in `prison cell on wheels` in Austria

Austrian police, on high alert for people-smugglers since last week`s truck tragedy, said Tuesday they rescued 24 young Afghan migrants crammed inside a van that was like a "prison cell on wheels".

Young Afghan migrants found in `prison cell on wheels` in Austria
Young Afghan migrants found in `prison cell on wheels` in Austria

Austrian police, on high alert for people-smugglers since last week`s truck tragedy, said Tuesday they rescued 24 young Afghan migrants crammed inside a van that was like a "prison cell on wheels".

Record 3,500 migrants cross into south Germany: Police

German police have registered a record 3,500 migrant arrivals in a southern border region with Austria since Monday morning, federal police said.

Budapest main train station closed to migrants

 Hungarian police on Tuesday cleared Budapest`s main train station of hundreds of migrants trying to get to western Europe, prompting a demonstration by around 200 young men outside.

Migrants dash for last train to Germany from bottleneck Budapest

 The 21.10 train to Munich, the last out of Budapest to Germany, was tantalisingly close, just a few metres the other side of a crush barrier and some ticket inspectors.

Migrant trains reach Germany as EU asylum system creaks
Migrant trains reach Germany as EU asylum system creaks

Trainloads of migrants arrived in Austria and Germany from Hungary on Monday as European Union asylum rules collapsed under the strain of a wave of migration unprecedented in the EU.