A Parasitic Worm Egg Could Soon Be Legally Bought As Food In Germany

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.08.2017 | UK Tech

You could soon be able to buy edible parasitic worm eggs in Europe, as Germany looks to review the legal status around the little gut-lurkers. And we ...

The #GCCCrisis: Conflict Resolution Or Trade Consolidation?

Dr Harry Hagopian | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK
Dr Harry Hagopian

First, it was the turn of the German Foreign Minister. Then came the US Secretary of State, only to be followed by the French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs. A fortnight later, the Turkish president flew into Kuwait, followed by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.

What Makes Germany Great: Reasons To Consider A Move

Jenn van Twillert | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jenn van Twillert

A year ago, I would have laughed if someone told me I was going to love Germany. Germany and me just didn't have an instant click. In my first week here, I remember asking a store attendant in the local supermarket if a certain product was in stock.

A Year After The Brexit Vote: Have We Reached Peak Populism Yet?

Dyfed Loesche | Posted 22.06.2017 | UK Politics
Dyfed Loesche

I was truly shocked when a slim majority voted for Brexit a year ago, on June 23. It was to be the first shock caused by an election outcome in 2016 in which populists whipped up popular resentment and won. The question troubling me since: When is it going to stop? When's the world coming to its senses?

Brexit Prompts More Brits Than Ever To Turn German

Dyfed Loesche | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Politics
Dyfed Loesche

What do you do if a slight majority of your compatriots at home decide to throw your future into uncertainty and make you and your family feel less secure living abroad? You'd probably take matters into your own hands by double-voting Brexit and adopting a foreign EU nationality in time.

Why Hamburg Is The Perfect City Break

Claire Jopson | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Jopson

We finished our bike ride at the Blankense harbour: the Rivera of Hamburg. Sitting down with a cold Astra beer and a plate of freshly fried fish, I looked out over the water that surrounded us: a continuous feature of this city.

Culture Exchange: Year Abroad

Louise Lawless | Posted 15.05.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Louise Lawless

Prior to Erasmus year, preparations centred around the financing of it, grants, part time jobs, au pairing etc. It isn't long before the penny drops...

The March Of Renewable Energy Is Unstoppable Even By President Trump

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK
Adnan Al-Daini

President Trump's energy policy is doomed to failure as it comes into collision with economic reality. The advance of renewable energy sources is now unstoppable. So here is my prediction: the keystone pipeline will not get built and new coal mines will not be opened in the US or anywhere else in the world.

This Sci-Fi Anti-Cancer Cap Might Be Expensive, But It's Producing Impressive Results

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK Tech

An anti-cancer cap that generates an electric field has doubled the chances of brain tumour patients surviving for five years, according to a new stud...

Trump Tried To 'Art Of The Deal' Merkel With 'Fake £300bn Nato Invoice'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Politics

Donald Trump handed Angela Merkel a fake £300 billion bill for money he claims Germany “owes” Nato during the German Chancellor’s visit to Wash...

He Chose A Rickshaw Over Porsche

Ripu Daman Singh | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Ripu Daman Singh

I was 28 and he was 50 at the time. He sported long, silvery hair that was always clasped into a thin ponytail. He looked like an active member of a retired rock band. His name was not Paul. But I'll call him that anyway to respect his desire for anonymity.

German Mall Closed After Tip-Offs About Imminent Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 11.03.2017 | UK

Police have ordered a German shopping centre after receiving tip-offs about an imminent terror attack. The Limbecker Platz mall, in the western German...

Germany: Europe's Network Powerhouse

Annette Murphy | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK Tech
Annette Murphy

Germany's pro-business regulation, strong economy and high-speed fibre optic links to the European mainland mean it holds a competitive advantages. Germany will need to continue to expand and leverage its fibre and infrastructure to sustain its impressive progress.

German Police Storm Refugee Centre After Reports Of Armed Man

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK

German police launched a major operation after an armed man brandished a knife in a refugee centre. Authorities in Hamburg were scrambled to the incid...

Three Injured After Car Ploughs Into Pedestrians In German City Of Heidelberg

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 26.02.2017 | UK

Three people have been injured after a man drove a car into pedestrians in the German city of Heidelberg. Police said the man fled the scene, before b...

The Case For A Strong Selfless Parliamentary System

J.N. Paquet | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Politics
J.N. Paquet

The creation of a selfless parliamentary system is a real revolution in itself. It is a new way of doing politics, but it is also and mainly a way to restore the people's trust in politics, and send the populist and nationalist preachers of our time back to the one place they belong: the History books.

Containing President Trump

Alistair Burnett | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Politics
Alistair Burnett

It becomes clearer with each Tweet, Executive Order and press conference that the United States is in the throes of a chaotic attempted counter-revolution led - at least in name - by the President.

An Alternative To Fear?

Carine Bambara | Posted 17.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Carine Bambara

Fear is the main thing that has made towns, states or regions vote against welcoming people into their countries, perhaps because they look, act and think differently to them. The surprising thing is that many of these people have had little interaction with immigrants in their lifetime.

Tabloid Apologises For False Story About New Year's Eve Sex Attack By Migrants

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.02.2017 | UK

A German tabloid has apologised for running a false story about Cologne-style sex attacks by migrants. Police investigated after Bild, the country’s...

Teen Writes Searingly Honest Letter Thanking Drug Addict Parents For Not Being There

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Universities & Education

An academically successful teenager has written a searingly honest open letter to her drug addict parents, thanking them for showing her “life is no...

Thousands Raised For Student With Brain Cancer Hailed As 'Inspiring' By Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education

More than £50,000 has been raised to send a student Theresa May once hailed as “inspiring” to Germany for cancer treatment. Alexander Paul, an a...

Europeans Say Thanks For The Profits From Britain's Privatised Railways

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK

A tongue-in-cheek video highlighting how profits from Britain’s railways are flowing to Europe has been shared thousands of times. The clip by the T...

Publisher 'Overwhelmed' By Huge Demand For Hitler's Mein Kampf

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK

An edition of Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf has become a bestseller in Germany. Around 85,000 copies of the book, printed in German, have been sold sinc...

Out of the Frying Pan

Tom Cook | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK Politics
Tom Cook

R is a deeply troubled young man. He looks smaller, shrunken somehow since the last time I saw him. His delicate Hazara features betray a deep well of...

German Authorities Halted Surveillance Of Berlin Terror Suspect Before Attack

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

German officials had deemed the Tunisian man being sought in a manhunt across Europe a threat long before a truck ploughed into a Christmas market in ...