Der Spiegel

Iraq to hang German woman for belonging to 'Islamic State'

An Iraqi court has condemned a German woman to death after she was found guilty of belonging to the jihadist group. She admitted traveling to Syria …

Islamic State (ISIS)

'Don't retweet Donald Trump and don't use his language'

While Donald Trump's tweets are routinely attacked as false, this often only helps to spread his message, says cognitive linguist George Lakoff. So …

Donald Trump

Mossad Assassinated at Least 3,000 People

A recent book by Israeli researcher and journalist Ronen Bergman revealed that the Israeli intelligence service Mossad killed at least 3,000 …

Middle East

Germany's SPD in all-or-nothing vote on Merkel alliance

Germany’s divided Social Democrats will hold a crunch vote Sunday on whether to pursue a coalition deal with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s …

Germany

Iraq condemns German woman to death for belonging to Islamic State

BAGHDAD: An Iraqi court said Sunday (Jan 21) it had condemned to death by hanging a German woman of Moroccan origin after finding her guilty of …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Anti-refugee politics of a Green populist

Many people in Germany believe that the most recent refugee crisis has created a gap in society. Media and political debates are dominated by the …

Green Party

Germany's SPD to vote on coalition talks with Merkel's conservatives

At a meeting in the former West German capital Bonn this afternoon, delegates from the SPD will vote on whether or not they think their centre-left …

Brexit

Germany likely to approve tank upgrades for Turkey - Spiegel

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government is moving to approve upgrades of Turkey’s Leopard battle tanks by German arms maker Rheinmetall as a further step towards normalising strained ties with Ankara, Der Spiegel magazine said on Friday.<p>This week NATO allies Germany and Turkey resumed bilateral …

Turkey

Germany weighs new sanctions against Iran: report

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is lobbying among European allies to agree new sanctions against Iran in an attempt to prevent U.S. President Donald Trump from terminating an international deal curbing Tehran's nuclear program, Der Spiegel magazine reported on Saturday.<p>The report cited diplomats in …

Iran

Messi Foundation May Have Issued Illegal Donation Certificates to Barcelona

Lionel Messi has already been convicted of tax evasion. New reporting by DER SPIEGEL suggests that the superstar's foundation also helped FC …

Soccer

German election would further harm SPD, Schulz warns

BERLIN (Reuters) - The leader of Germany's Social Democrats on Friday urged members of his center-left party to endorse coalition talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives or risk facing new elections that could further damage the party.<p>The SPD is scrambling to rally support among …

World News

7 European magazine covers to get a rise out of Trump

Since Donald Trump’s election in 2016, Europe’s magazines have been competing to produce the most outrageous covers featuring his likeness.<p>With his …

Donald Trump

Tom Hardy busts some rhymes as rap mixtape from 1999 surfaces online

Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>A rap mixtape made by actor Tom Hardy in the 1990s has appeared online – 19 years after it was compiled.<p>The 18 tracks, …

Tom Hardy

Deutsche Bank looks at 'suspicious' Kushner transactions: report

Kushner's family has done major business with the German lender based in Frankfurt.

Donald Trump

UFO or balloon? Netizens mock newspaper editor for publishing photos of 'mysterious object' [Video]

Editor-in-chief Richard Emblin revealed that as a frustrated commercial pilot he knew that the sighting wasn't any earthly aircraft.<p>Richard Emblin, …

UFOs

Turkish hackers hijack ex-Fox News hosts' Twitter accounts to post personal data, private messages

The accounts belong to two of the 45 people that President Donald Trump follows on Twitter.<p>Former Fox News hosts Eric Bolling and Greta Van Susteren …

Eric Bolling

Is There Truth To Refugee Rape Reports?

Right-wing websites claim that Germany is facing an alleged epidemic of rape cases committed by refugees, fueling panic about the recent influx of …

Germany

Report: Real Madrid doesn't think it's time to improve Ronaldo's deal

Real Madrid is reportedly hesitant about making Cristiano Ronaldo the planet's best-paid footballer.<p>According to Marca's Jose Felix Diaz, Real Madrid …

Soccer

Snapchat Debuts Promoted Stories In Australia With 20th Century Fox - B&T

NewsMediaWorks CEO proves a wise owl in this B&T one-on-one. Not that he's nocturnal and eats mice, however.<p>Posted 7 hours Ago<p>Recommended<p>In this …

Saatchi & Saatchi

Barcelona defend payments made to Lionel Messi's charity

Barcelona have said payments made to Lionel Messi's non-profit foundation between 2010 and 2013 were above board after a claim they were made as part …

Soccer

Trump's Presidency Sinks Below Rock Bottom

More controversy than usual has been swirling around the White House since the beginning of 2018, with Donald Trump losing his temper over a book …

Donald Trump

Sensational report uncovers Messi's monstrous contract, failed Madrid bid

Football Leaks strikes again.<p>The famous whistleblower website that exposed Gareth Bale's contract and other high-profile transactions teamed up with …

Sports

One of the Largest Magazines in Europe Just Hit Trump With an Amazing Cover

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>This cover of <i>Der Spiegel</i> is so good.<p>Quite a cover. pic.twitter.com/Jav5wyJ1AJ<p>— Jay …

Liberal View

Meet The Preeminent Illustrator Of The Trump Era

Edel Rodriguez, a Cuban immigrant with an uncanny gift for satire, is America’s illustrator in chief.<p>In early 2016, the Cuban artist and illustrator Edel Rodriguez started posting political, stirring images he’d created of Donald Trump online–of Trump dressed in Ku Klux Klan robes, of Trump burning …

Donald Trump

'Trump Has Already Done Tremendous Damage'

Philip Murphy, the former U.S. Ambassador to Germany, will be sworn in as New Jersey governor on Tuesday. In an interview, he attacks Donald Trump …

Politics

C&A in Chinese hands? What are the odds?

A 177-year-old German tradition could soon come to a close, if fashion retailer C&A is sold to Chinese investors. But could new owners really help …

World News

How a faux pas got Germany talking about #MyBiggestFail

<b>Stefanie Jacob made an error</b> when she wrote a leader about the Intel chip security problems.<p>The columnist whose piece appeared in the <i>Dorstener …

Journalism

Germany Expands GSG 9 Unit As Dozens Return from Syria, Iraq

Germany's Ministry of Interior is expanding its anti-terrorism unit GSG 9 and installing a second base for the special squad in Berlin. Germany's …

Middle East

German magazine Der Spiegel shows Trump as devolved man in 'March of Progress' spoof

The German magazine Der Spiegel mocked President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for ‘serious case of amnesia’ after …

Opinion

C&A mulls sale to Chinese investors: report

The family behind European clothing retailer C&A is planning to sell the company to Chinese investors, according to Der Spiegel. The fashion chain …