Dresden: Germany's Most Photogenic Major City?

Stuart Forster | Posted 11.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

All cities have stories. One of the joys of urban photography is conveying them with a camera. Dresden, the capital of Saxony, has many tales to tell and may well be the most photogenic of all Germany's big cities.

On the European Refugee Crisis and Syria

Lewis Worrow | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK
Lewis Worrow

Today, Europe faces a refugee crisis the likes of which it has not seen since World War II. The crisis began in March of 2011 when peaceful protestors...

Police Break Up Fight Between 100 Refugees In Germany

AP | Posted 25.10.2015 | UK

German police have stepped in after a fight between 100 refugees in a home for asylum seekers near Dresden. Authorities say three people were injur...

Group Planning Attack On Refugee Centre Had Horde Of Nazi Weapons

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.10.2015 | UK

Police in Germany stopped a plan by neo-Nazis to attack a refugee centre in Bavaria, local authorities revealed on this week. Officers arrested el...

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...

Media Interest in Refugees May Have Peaked ... the Influx Hasn't

Alistair Burnett | Posted 19.10.2015 | UK
Alistair Burnett

If they think their readers and audiences are zoning out, journalists need to find fresh ways to report and explain the whys and wherefores of the influx and to hold politicians to account for the way they have dealt with both the refugees arriving and the reasons they are fleeing their homes.

The Daily Express Has Turned A School's Act Of Kindness Into A Migrant-Bashing Article

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK

Friday's Daily Express led with claims that schoolchildren in Germany had been made to cook and clean for migrants as part of a work experience scheme...

The Chart That Proves Refugees Are Choosing To Go Almost Anywhere But Britain

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 09.10.2015 | UK

Germany has received 11 times more asylum applications than the United Kingdom so far this year, the latest figures from UNHCR reveal. Refugees mak...

Top Google Search Terms In Syria Show Just How Desperate People Are

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK

Syrians are scouring the internet for the nearest hospitals and routes out of the war-torn country, the top Google search terms reveal. In the past...

VW Scandal Has Cost Company Its Most Important Asset - Its Honest Reputation

Vic Davies | Posted 28.09.2015 | UK
Vic Davies

There is a savage irony for the advertising industry in the crash of the VW brand. Of all car manufacturer brands VW was the one with the greatest advertising legacy, dating back to the now iconic ads produced by the DDB advertising agency, under the leadership of the legendary Bill Bernbach.

Saudi Arabia Has Spoken Out About THAT Offer To 'Build 200 Mosques In Germany'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK

Saudi Arabia has denied offering to build 200 mosques in Germany after reports circulated earlier this month. On Thursday, a statement was issued i...

The Steep Drop in Volkswagen's Shares Show the Importance of Ethical Business

Andrew H. Harding | Posted 25.09.2015 | UK
Andrew H. Harding

Management accountants, with their role as business partners, are ideally equipped to navigate this arena, providing the relevant insight to manage the risks as well as innovations that come with ethical scenarios. And while the Volkswagen story unfolds before our eyes, seemingly with no end in sight, it serves as a timely reminder: ignore acting ethically at your own peril.

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.

Jack Sommers

Germany's New Border Controls Could Hurt A Symbolic Success Of The EU | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK

Germany's decision to reinstitute border checks, restricting the flow of refugees its citizens have been warmly welcoming, has prompted a debate over ...

Germany Imposes Border Controls After Influx Of People Arriving In Munich

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 13.09.2015 | UK

Trains and road crossings between Austria and Germany have been closed after Munich said it was struggling to cope with the huge influx of people arri...

Space-Age Spas: Lanserhof Tegernsee, Bavaria, Germany

The Spa Spy | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Devotees swear that a ten-day stay at a Mayr clinic leaves them several kilos lighter, fresh-faced, well-rested and miraculously rid of any rashes, bodily aches or stomach rumblings, but there was a resounding complaint: the decor.

Richard Dawkins Slams Saudi Arabia's 'Sick' Offer To Build 200 Mosques In Germany

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.09.2015 | UK

Richard Dawkins has lambasted Saudi Arabia's "sick" offer to build 200 mosques for refugees in Germany, as the Gulf state still refuses to shelter tho...

Aylan Kurdi: Let Cameron Sit On His Hands. Our Shoulders Will Turn The Wheel of Humanity.

Karl Davis | Posted 07.09.2015 | UK
Karl Davis

Prime Minister, I hope hope you hug your children a little tighter tonight too. They are beautiful little people, just as were Aylan and Galip, and the countless lives needlessly lost before them. Use the power you have, and make a change, but don't you dare tell me that we cannot afford to put our shoulders to the wheel of humanity.

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...

Hungary Takes Its Exhausted Migrants To A Warm Welcome In Another Country

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.09.2015 | UK

Thousands of exhausted, surprised and relieved migrants reached Austria early on Saturday, clambering off a fleet of Hungarian buses to find a warm we...

Bayern Munich Does Something Remarkable For The Syrian Refugees

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Sport

The outpouring of German compassion for the Syrian refugees was extended to the boardroom of Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich on Thursday, the club ...

Here's A Dose Of Perspective On The Media Coverage Of Eurostar 'Ordeal'

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

Social media users are bemoaning media coverage of today's Eurostar delays, comparing the "ordeal" suffered by holiday-makers travelling between Brita...

The Air Is Toxic: Refugees and the Ghosts of European History

Neil Durkin | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK Politics
Neil Durkin

Before they properly industrialised their killing of Jews, Roma and thousands of other victims in large-scale gas chambers, the Nazis had experimented...