Angela Merkel

Arianna Huffington Discusses The Rise of Trump and Angela Merkel's 'Myopia'

La Repubblica | HuffPost Italy | Posted 27.01.2016 | UK

The founder and Editor in Chief of the Huffington Post Media Group sat down with HuffPost Italy’s Lucia Annunziata in Rome to discuss the rise...

I Want to Leave the EU Because I LOVE Europe and I LOVE Immigration

Georgina Edwards | Posted 20.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Georgina Edwards

You might conclude from this article that I'm a closet Little 'Englander, but I firmly believe that I'm a little 'Europer. So vote leave, protect roast dinners, French toast, Belgian chocolate and Danish pastries.

The Far-Right Can't Be Left to Drive Debate on Migrant Crisis Culture Clash

Steven Hopkins | Posted 15.01.2016 | UK
Steven Hopkins

While the race of an offender should be as irrelevant as that of the victim, the migrant crisis has allowed problems to be concealed that are too important to be left to the far-right to champion, and to use to furnish support. The crisis has always been a game of dodgeball, but we all must play.

Angela Merkel Says She'll Consider Stricter Deportation Laws After Cologne Attacks

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.01.2016 | UK

Angela Merkel is considering making Germany’s immigration laws tougher in the wake of the Cologne attacks on New Year’s Eve. The German Chancel...

Minister Says Racist Response To Cologne Sex Attacks Is As Bad As 'Awful' Offences

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK

A German interior minister has said right wing campaigners discussing the mass sexual assault in Cologne on New Years are as "awful" as the offences c...

Cameron Explains To Germans Why EU Migrants Shouldn't Get UK Benefits

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 06.01.2016 | UK Politics

David Cameron has stepped up his attempts to negotiate an improved EU deal by asking Angela Merkel to help him to keep Britain in the European Union. ...

Europe Stretched to Limit of its Policy-Making Capacities

Aengus Collins | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK Politics
Aengus Collins

Neither a partial nor a complete erosion of Schengen would represent a fatal blow to the EU, but either would be damaging. There would be a direct economic impact on member states seeking to restore control of their borders...

Power, Pay Gaps and Ellen Pao: Lessons From a Year in Women's Leadership

Neela Bettridge | Posted 22.12.2015 | UK
Neela Bettridge

It seems fitting that this was the year the movie Suffragette came out. It was a reminder of how far women have travelled in their bid for equa...

Steven Hopkins

Tommy Robinson Explains The Making Of An Alter-Ego Even His Wife Can't Stand | Steven Hopkins | Posted 05.01.2016 | UK

Having harpooned a dozen-odd pork belly bites into his gob with a toothpick, Tommy Robinson rearranges his main course, next to three ramekins...

Trump Stamps His Feet Over TIME's Person Of The Year Award

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Donald Trump displayed the type of dignity he would bring to the Oval Office on Wednesday, stamping his feet on Twitter over missing out o...

Angela Merkel Is Named Time Person Of The Year - But Who Would You Have Chosen?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK

Angela Merkel has been announced as Time magazine's Person Of The Year 2015 - but not everyone would necessarily have chosen her. After last year's...

Sir Alex Ferguson Says He May Have Been A Trade Union Leader Without Football

The Huffington Post UK | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK Politics

Sir Alex Ferguson thinks he could have been a trade union leader if he had not become Britain’s most successful football manager, he has told the Hu...

Forbes Publish List Of Most Powerful People In The World

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK

Vladimir Putin has been named by Forbes as the most powerful person in the world -- for the third year running. The former KGB operative beat American...

How Many Straws Does It Take to Break a Camel's Back

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK
Dr Harry Hagopian

Let me be clear: I am not an Armenian who seethes at the very mention of Turkey, who refuses to talk to Turks and eat in their restaurants, or worse h...

Germany Reminds World: We Were Responsible For The Holocaust

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK

Angela Merkel has been forced to clarify that Germany was responsible for the Holocaust, after the Israeli Prime Minister claimed a Palestinian leade...

Syrian Refugee Crisis in Europe Is Testing Its Humanitarian Nerve

Muhammad Abdul Bari | Posted 13.10.2015 | UK
Muhammad Abdul Bari

The shocking image of the lifeless body of a young Syrian boy found lying face down on a beach near the Turkish resort town of Bodrum has left the wor...

Farage Calls France A 'Pipsqueak'... In Front Of The French President

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Politics

Nigel Farage called France ”pipsqueak” on Wednesday during an address to the European parliament attended by French President Francois Hollande. T...

Refugee Crisis Divides EU Leaders, Rights Groups Question Their Understanding Of Problem

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK

Emergency refugee talks in Brussels on Wednesday saw heads of states locked in talks for more than five hours. Following warnings from European Cou...

Merkel's Welcome of Migrants Is a Colossal, Historic Mistake for the European Union

Steven Woolfe | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Politics
Steven Woolfe

The Chancellor's overall strategy of berating member states on how they cope with the great migration was flawed to begin with and ironically her open-ended refugee pledge has made matters worse for those same states. So what does the world do now?

Opportunities Amidst the Migration Crisis

Gibril Faal | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK
Gibril Faal

In August 2015, there were about two million Syrian refugees in Turkey and they make up about 25% of the population of Lebanon. Even with the highest ...

Time for the EU to Embrace Change

Julia Pamilih | Posted 15.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Julia Pamilih

It is time for the EU to be brave. Greek tensions may be simmering under the surface for now, but the EU should pursue a policy of debt relief and take decisive action before the Greeks once again teeter too close to a Grexit. It's in everybody's best interests for the EU to be strong, and further prolonging Greek suffering is not conducive to a happy union.

These Pictures Of Refugees Arriving In Munich Say It All

The Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Housden | Posted 05.09.2015 | UK

A man wipes a tear from his eye as he arrives at Munich's main train station on Saturday, while a family of four can't wipe the smiles off their faces...

Eurostar Chaos Amid Reports Of Migrants On Top Of Trains

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK

Eurostar and train services in Hungary are facing fresh chaos after having been hit by the growing migrant crisis gripping Europe. Swathes of touri...

Seven Angela Merkel Immigration Quotes That You'd Never Hear In Britain

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK

Despite arson attacks by far-right protesters on its refugee shelters, Germany is regarded by some as an example of how to treat people coming from di...

Why Syrians Are Writing Love Letters To Angela Merkel

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK

Just last month Angela Merkel made a young asylum seeker cry live on television but she is now being sent love letters by Syrian people. The German...