Europe

Germany: Two killed as van drives into crowd in Muenster

A man drove a van into a crowd in the western German city of Muenster, killing two people before shooting himself dead.

Germany

Berlin's Mescid-i Aksa mosque vandalised

The windows of the mosque were painted in yellow, red and green, the colours used by PKK for its flag.

Berlin's Mescid-i Aksa mosque vandalised

Germany

Catalan ex-leader Puigdemont hopes to return to Belgium

Puigdemont was released after he was arrested in Germany, pending a decision on extradition to Spain.

Exiled Catalan ex-leader Puigdemont hopes to return to Belgium

Catalonia

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont leaves German jail

Court rules he could be released on bail pending a decision on his extradition to Spain on Thursday.

Ex-Catalan leader Puigdemont released from German jail on bail

Catalonia

German prosecutors request Puigdemont's extradition to Spain

Catalonia's former leader has been in detention for almost 10 days after he was arrested on a European arrest warrant.

German prosecutors request Puigdemont's extradition to Spain

Politics

Protesters in Berlin demand release of Catalonia's ex-leader

Hundreds of Catalan independence supporters marched through the capital demanding release of the ex-regional president who was arrested in Germany last week and who faces extradition to Spain on rebellion charges.

Politics

US, Germany want to rebuild trust with Russia

Germany and the US have indicated they would like to resume relations with Russia after recent diplomatic falling out.

US, Germany want to rebuild trust with Russia

Catalonia

Ex-Catalan minister surrenders to authorities in Scotland

Catalonia's former education minister hands herself over to authorities after European arrest warrant was issued.

Ex-Catalan minister surrenders to authorities in Scotland

Catalonia

Catalans rally after Puigdemont's arrest in Germany

Catalonia's ex-President Carles Puigdemont's will remain in German custody as protesters rally for jailed leaders.

German court orders Puigdemont held pending extradition

Turkey

Varna summit unlikely to bring Turkey, EU closer

With tensions high between Turkey and EU, observers are pessimistic questions raised at the meeting will be answered.

Varna summit unlikely to bring Turkey, EU closer

Islamophobia

Netherland: No trial for 'shocking' PEGIDA

'The words and the actions they used were shocking but did not contain any insult or discrimination.'

Netherland: No trial for 'shocking' PEGIDA

PKK

Hanning: Germany doesn't support PKK's 'separatism'

The idea that Germany was involved in the failed coup attempt in Turkey is 'completely stupid'.

Hanning: Germany doesn't support PKK's 'separatism'

Germany

Mosque in Germany attacked with Molotov bombs

A mosque frequented by the Turkish community in the German city of Ulm was attacked on Monday.

Mosque in Germany attacked with Molotov bombs

Christianity

Prophet Caputa attracts pilgrims to see the Virgin Mary

Some attendees said they had smelled the scent of roses associated with Mary.

Prophet Caputa attracts pilgrims to see the Virgin Mary

Inside Story

How will a divided West tackle a resurgent Russia?

Britain takes case against Moscow to UN over poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter.