With their torch-lit processions and duels, Austria’s nationalist “burschenschaft” student fraternities appear as if from a bygone era. But they are alive and kicking — and poised for power.
Germany’s Social Democratic leader Martin Schulz has revealed that European leaders are urging him to join Angela Merkel’s conservatives in a grand coalition government. The SPD has said it will not rush to a decision.
At least 75 percent – and likely much more – of all criminals in the German capital of Berlin are Arab “immigrants” and their German-born descendants, new official figures have shown.
Members of a rising nationalist party in Germany elected their leadership Saturday at a convention in the city of Hannover that was overshadowed by protests.
On Friday, a week after a doctor was fined for doing so on her clinic’s website, German Justice Minister Heiko Maas called on legislators to do away with a law that forbids doctors from “advertising” abortion services.
When construction workers unearthed a giant concrete swastika on a sports field in the northern German city of Hamburg, Socialist Mayor Falko Drossmann immediately ordered it destroyed.
Martin Schulz has refuted reports that his party was ready to start grand coalition talks with Chancellor Merkel’s conservatives. But he stopped short of a categorical no.
A report published by a US think tank on Thursday projects that Muslims could make up between 9 and 20 percent of the German population by the middle of the century.
After Donald Trump’s Twitter account was suspended for 11 minutes this month, the hunt was on to find the employee who did it. A German man and former Twitter contractor has come forward with his side of the story.
Germany’s first lady of populism, Frauke Petry, pulled out all the stops to try and cut a more sympathetic figure on the first stop of her comeback tour since leaving the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) in September.