Re-print of Hitler’s ‘Mein Kampf’ unleashes row in Germany

December 23, 2015
A copy of Adolf Hitler's book "Mein Kampf" (My Struggle) from 1940 is pictured in Berlin, Germany,  in this picture taken December 16, 2015.  REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

(A copy of Adolf Hitler’s book “Mein Kampf” (My Struggle) from 1940 is pictured in Berlin, Germany, in this picture taken December 16, 2015. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

Merkel’s party says burqa should not be worn in Germany

December 11, 2015
File picture shows visitors of the exhibition 'Burquoi' of Naneci Yurdaguel pictured through a burqa at the art gallery Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden in Wiesbaden, December 2, 2012. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski/Files

(Visitors of the exhibition ‘Burquoi’ of Naneci Yurdaguel pictured through a burqa at the art gallery Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden in Wiesbaden, December 2, 2012. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski)

Germany’s Merkel calls on refugees to reject anti-Semitism

By Reuters Staff
December 4, 2015
German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks to media after a meeting with Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani (unseen) at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, December 2, 2015.  REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

(German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks  at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, December 2, 2015. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke)

With refugees, Germany’s Muslim minority could become Europe’s largest

September 22, 2015
(Migrants rest at an improvised temporary shelter in a sports hall in Hanau, Germany September 22, 2015. When the flood of Middle Eastern refugees arriving in Europe finally ebbs and asylum-seekers settle down in their new homes, Germany could unexpectedly find itself housing the continent's largest Muslim minority. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach)

(Migrants rest at an improvised temporary shelter in a sports hall in Hanau, Germany September 22, 2015. When the flood of Middle Eastern refugees arriving in Europe finally ebbs and asylum-seekers settle down in their new homes, Germany could unexpectedly find itself housing the continent’s largest Muslim minority. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach)

Angela Merkel vows to protect Germany’s Jews and Muslims from extremism

January 15, 2015
(German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a session of the lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, January 15, 2015. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

(German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a session of the lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, January 15, 2015. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

Germany warns anti-Semitism is rising on the back of Middle East violence

November 18, 2014
(German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrives for a news conference with his French counterpart Minister Laurent Fabius (not pictured) in Berlin October 15, 2014. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier does not expect the United States to put troops on the ground in Syria and does not see U.S. mid-term elections next month altering that, he said on Wednesday alongside his French colleague. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

(German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin October 15, 2014. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch)

Germany’s big-spending bishop calls meeting with Pope Francis “heartening”

October 22, 2013

(An aerial view shows Limburg cathedral (R) and to the left the ensemble of the bishop of Limburg’s residence along the river Lahn October 14, 2013. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay )

Huge residence cost overruns cause new woes for Germany’s ‘luxury bishop’

By Reuters Staff
October 10, 2013

(Limburg cathedral by night, Januaray 10, 2009/Tilman AB)

A German Catholic bishopis facing  pressure to resign after it emerged that his new residence would cost 31 million euros (26.3 million pounds), over six times the original estimate.

New book asks: Could Germany have a Jewish chancellor?

May 24, 2013

(A huge Menorah at a ceremony marking the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, December 4, 2007. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke)