Read more about the article German City Returns Art Looted During British Colonial Times That Is Worth Over EUR 58 Million
Image shows a sculpture with Idah War scenery, undated photo. The city of Hamburg, Germany returned looted art stolen during British colonial times to Nigeria in September 2022. (MARKK/Newsflash)

German City Returns Art Looted During British Colonial Times That Is Worth Over EUR 58 Million

German authorities have returned a total of 179 art pieces to Nigeria after they were stolen during British colonial invasions in the former Kingdom of Benin. The decision to deliver…

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Read more about the article 1,400-Year-Old Tree Recovered From Underwater Forest
The tree weighing around 6 tons, being recovered from the lake, undated. An approximately 1,400-year-old silver fir was recovered from Lake Altaussee, Austria as part of a research project. (OBf-Archiv, Thomas Kranabitl/Newsflash)

1,400-Year-Old Tree Recovered From Underwater Forest

These images show how a six-tonne fir tree dating back 1,400 years has been recovered from an underwater forest in an Austrian lake. Experts say the tree first took seed…

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Read more about the article 101-Year-Old SS Guard Appeals Five Years Behind Bars
The 101-year-old former concentration camp guard Josef Schuetz hiding his face in the Neuruppin Regional Court in Germany before being sentenced to five years in jail. (Newsflash)

101-Year-Old SS Guard Appeals Five Years Behind Bars

A 101-year-old Nazi death camp SS guard has appealed after being given a five-year jail sentence for aiding in the murder of 3,518 victims. The Neuruppin district court in Brandenburg,…

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Read more about the article German States Are Outlawing Russian Z And Making It A Criminal Offence To Support Putins Actions In Ukraine
Georg Eisenreich, Justice Minister, Member of the Bundesrat of Germany. (@G.Eisenreich/Newsflash)

German States Are Outlawing Russian Z And Making It A Criminal Offence To Support Putins Actions In Ukraine

German states have declared that showing the Russian 'Z' used in the invasion of Ukraine will become a criminal offence. Several federal states have announced that there will be criminal…

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Read more about the article Woman On Trial In Switzerland For Refusing To Learn German For Years
Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland, in Lausanne, issued a judgment for the case of a 30-year-old woman from Kosovo failed to submit proof of sufficient German language skills for more than six years. (Google Maps/Newsflash)

Woman On Trial In Switzerland For Refusing To Learn German For Years

A woman has gone on trial in Switzerland for refusing to learn the local language - German - for years, which led authorities to refuse to extend her residence permit,…

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