Think fake news is a new phenomenon? Think again. Dr David Clarke from Sheffield Hallam University looks at a 100-year-old story that fooled the world.
A US-based auction house says the red phone, complete with Nazi party symbol, was bought by an unnamed bidder. The phone was described as “arguably the most destructive ‘weapon’ of all time.”
President Donald Trump was addressing the threat of Islamist terrorism across Europe when he appeared to reference a recent attack in Sweden that never actually happened.
A US auction house is selling one of Adolf Hitler’s telephones at an estimated price of $200,000 to $300,000. The auction house said bidding would start at $100,000 this weekend.
Turkey’s religious affairs agency said on Friday it had recalled six clerics from Germany for exceeding their authority, but lashed out at German police for raiding the homes of preachers suspected of spying for Ankara.
Vice President Mike Pence vowed Saturday that the United States will “hold Russia accountable” even as President Trump searches for new common ground with Moscow at the start of his presidency.
Germany expects PSA Group’s proposed acquisition of General Motors’ Opel business to go ahead, a minister said on Thursday, after the U.S. carmaker sought to allay fears of large-scale plant closures.
Envoys from leading global powers called Thursday for greater co-operation to tackle current conflicts and prevent future crises, pushing back against the isolationist tendencies associated with the new U.S. administration.
German airline Lufthansa said Wednesday it had agreed to boost pilots’ salaries by 8.7 percent over four years, hoping to end years of disputes and costly walkouts by air crew.
Defense minister Ursula von der Leyen has said that Germany’s army needs a bigger budget if it is to keep up with NATO requirements.