Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 | Last Update : 04:07 AM IST

Europe

Germany: 3500 attacks against refugee shelters injured 560 including 43 children in 2016

In 2015 there were just over 1,000 criminal acts against refugee shelters while in 2014, there were only 199 such cases.

26 Feb 2017 8:32 PM

Germany has ‘long-spied’ on global media like BBC: report

The report said that the BND had at least 50 telephone numbers, email addresses of journalists or newsrooms under surveillance since 1999.

25 Feb 2017 6:59 PM

Turkey may seek reinstatement of death penalty punishment

The death penalty was banned in Turkey in 2004.

25 Feb 2017 10:56 AM

Indian killed by US man yelling ‘get out of here’

The shooting comes at a time when hate crimes and acts of bigotry have risen notably in America after President Donald Trump came to power.

25 Feb 2017 4:10 AM

Mental conflict endures for former child soldiers

Some 17,000 child soldiers have been recruited since 2013 in South Sudan and roughly 1,500 in Yemen since 2015.

24 Feb 2017 9:35 AM

Rise in east Europeans leaving UK since Brexit

The issue of immigration was at the heart of the EU referendum campaign last year in which 52 percent voted for Britain to leave EU.

23 Feb 2017 7:48 PM

Extremist detained for planning to kill cop in Germany

Authorities say the suspect, who is from the town of Northeim, was involved with Muslim radicals there.

23 Feb 2017 7:30 PM

British ISIS suicide bomber was freed from Guantanamo: reports

Jamal Udeen al-Harith was captured by US forces and sent to Guantanamo Bay detention camp in 2002.

22 Feb 2017 8:24 PM

EU says open to accepting more Indian IT professionals

Soon after taking over Trump had decided to overhaul work visa programmes such as H-1B, widely used by Indian IT professionals.

22 Feb 2017 8:06 PM

Germany's Nazi-era film star Marika Rökk, husband were 'KGB spies'

She was suspected spying for Soviets' intelligence agency KGB for about 50 years.

22 Feb 2017 2:55 PM