First LGBTI job held in India after gay ban lifted

BENGALURU (Reuters) – An LGBTI job fair, in India, attracted more than 250 people on Intel, Goldman Sachs and Uber. FILE PHOTO: A participant in a rainbow flag during a…

Germany sees its antisemitic crimes increase by 20% in 2018, accuses the extreme right

German Federal Minister of the Interior Horst Seehofer and Holger Muench, Chief Commissioner of the Federal Criminal Office of the German Bundeskriminalamt (BKA), attend a press conference on politically motivated…

Britain needs to talk more about how to leave the EU: Angela Merkel

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses the Confederation of German Employers 'Associations (BDA) on the occasion of German Employers' Day in Berlin, Germany, on November 22, 2018. REUTERS / Fabrizio Bensch…

Polish Eurosceptic leaders and the far right celebrate the centenary of independence

WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish Eurosceptic leaders marked a century of national independence on Sunday with more than 200,000 people marching in the capital during a parade of far-right groups and…

Turkey gave Khashoggi tapes to European nations, says Erdogan

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey has made recordings of the assassination of Jamal Khashoggi in Germany, France and Britain, President Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday, seeking to maintain international pressure on Riyadh…

Jo Johnson leaves the British government and asks for a referendum to avoid the chaos caused by Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) – Jo Johnson, Boris' younger brother, resigned Friday from the government of British Prime Minister Theresa May, calling for fierce criticism for another referendum to avoid his plans…

Germany proposes to compensate victims of the Chilean cult led by an ex-Nazi

SANTIAGO / BERLIN (Reuters) – German lawmakers have offered to compensate the German government for former members of a Chilean cult established by an ex-Nazi in the 1960s, according to…

Merkel marks the Nazi "Kristallnacht" against the Jews with a speech at the synagogue

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany has a moral duty to fight anti-Semitism, Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a moving speech at a synagogue in Berlin on the occasion of the country's…

Macron condemns Nazi puppet Pétain but defends World War I record

MAUBEUGE, France (Reuters) – President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday that he had always condemned Marshal Philippe Petain, who had collaborated with Nazi Germany to put thousands of Jews to death,…

Germans rise in EU stress tests, still among the worst 10 banks in Europe

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German bank (DBKGn.DE) on Friday among the ten worst banks of recent European stress tests, another sign of weakness in Germany's largest lender. FILE PHOTO: A man…