Ozil quitting Germany over racism claims "nonsense": Kroos

Ozil quitting Germany over racism claims "nonsense": Kroos

Germany midfielder Toni Kroos has criticised former World Cup-winning teammate Mesut Ozil for the way he announced his international retirement over racism claims and said the Arsenal player spoke "nonsense". The 29-year-old Ozil announced his international retirement in July after Germany crashed…

Britney Spears flashes her nipple covers as her bra slips down during energetic dance routine on stage in Germany

Britney Spears flashes her nipple covers as her bra slips down during energetic dance routine on stage in Germany

Britney, 36, took to the stage in Berlin, Germany, on Monday evening for her Piece Of Me Tour and entertained the crowds with both her music and dance routines. But when one rather energetic segment proved too much for Britney's bra to…

Germany ace Mesut Ozil retires from international football after fan backlash over Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan picture

Germany ace Mesut Ozil retires from international football after fan backlash over Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan picture

The German playmaker hit out at the backlash he has received over his picture with Turkish Recep Tayyip Erdogan prior to the World Cup. While he has also been left angered at being made the scapegoat of why Joachim Low's side crashed out…

France and Germany to have biggest economic downturn – IMF warns

France and Germany to have biggest economic downturn – IMF warns

France, Germany and Italy will have the biggest economic slowdowns of all major economies over next two years, International Monetary Fund warns The International Monetary Fund published a large series of shock downgrades  Among the changes are lower forecasts for economic growth…

‘Germany is a captive of Russia’: Trump in public attack on Merkel

‘Germany is a captive of Russia’: Trump in public attack on Merkel

‘Germany is a captive of Russia’: Trump dresses down NATO’s secretary general and threatens Berlin over its lagging defense spending and energy partnership with Putin’s government Donald Trump unleashed his fury on NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday morning after the…

Decades of success: Stellar Germany World Cup record in peril

Decades of success: Stellar Germany World Cup record in peril

Replay Moscow: Germany’s phenomenal World Cup consistency means the reigning world champions have not been eliminated in the tournament’s group stage for the past 80 years – but that could all change this weekend. In every World Cup since 1938 Germany have…

Leroy Sane breaks silence after Germany World Cup squad axe… with a joke at Man City pal Kyle Walker's expense

Leroy Sane breaks silence after Germany World Cup squad axe… with a joke at Man City pal Kyle Walker's expense

The flying winger, 22, was sensationally left out of Joachim Low's 23-man group for this summer's tournament in Russia. But it would seem he's willing to see the funny side after poking fun at Walker. Sane revealed the England full-back is "lucky"…

How Muslim refugee ‘sex mob’ hoax led to ‘stabbing murder of young mum whose face was mutilated beyond recognition’

How Muslim refugee ‘sex mob’ hoax led to ‘stabbing murder of young mum whose face was mutilated beyond recognition’

Irina Aizina, 29, was found dead in a secluded field in Frankfurt, Germany, by a dog walker last week. Businessman Jan Mai, 50, was arrested on Friday for her murder and he is expected to appear before a judge this week. He hit the…

Crime drops in Germany although citizens still feel unsafe

Crime drops in Germany although citizens still feel unsafe

Germany reports a rise in ‘imported anti-Semitic crimes’ – attacks on Jews committed by migrants – as it releases annual crime stats Anti-Semitic attack in Germany increase by 2.5 per cent in 2017, stats reveal Some 94 per cent of anti-Semitic attacks…

IAEA declines to directly address Netanyahu’s Iran accusations

IAEA declines to directly address Netanyahu’s Iran accusations

VIENNA (Reuters) – The U.N. atomic watchdog declined on Tuesday to directly address Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s accusations that Iran was breaching its landmark nuclear deal with major powers. Netanyahu on Monday stepped up pressure on the United States to pull…

Netanyahu told Trump about Iran claims at March 5 meet: senior…

Netanyahu told Trump about Iran claims at March 5 meet: senior…

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu informed U.S. President Donald Trump about evidence of a past secret Iranian nuclear weapons program at a meeting in Washington on March 5, a senior Israeli official said on Tuesday. Trump agreed that Israel…

Israel PM speech shows important to keep Iran deal constraints: UK

Israel PM speech shows important to keep Iran deal constraints: UK

LONDON (Reuters) – A speech by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in which he unveiled what he said was evidence of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons program underlines the importance of keeping the 2015 Iran nuclear deal’s constraints on Tehran’s nuclear ambitions,…

Iranian state TV dismisses Netanyahu’s nuclear presentation as…

Iranian state TV dismisses Netanyahu’s nuclear presentation as…

ANKARA (Reuters) – Iranian state TV said on Monday that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s accusations on Tehran’s nuclear program was a propaganda. Israeli Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a news conference at the Ministry of Defence in Tel Aviv, Israel,…

Catholic leaders join criticism of Bavarian crucifix order

Catholic leaders join criticism of Bavarian crucifix order

BERLIN (Reuters) – Roman Catholic leaders and other religious groups in Germany have joined a chorus critical of a Bavarian government order requiring all regional government buildings to display a crucifix from June 1. Cardinal Reinhard Marx, the head of the German…

Iran says U.S.-Saudi cooperation to destabilize Mideast: state TV

Iran says U.S.-Saudi cooperation to destabilize Mideast: state TV

ANKARA (Reuters) – Iran said on Monday cooperation between Saudi Arabia and the United States will further destabilize the Middle East, a senior official said, adding that Tehran will continue its presence in the region despite Washington’s pressure to limit its influence….