Christian Lueth was fired by the far-right #AfD party in #Germany after he was reportedly caught on camera saying migrants coming to the country “could still be shot later on...or gassed."
In Sunday's local elections Ion Aliman won a landslide victory in Deveselu, Romania, despite having died the week before.
The Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought, first inaugurated in 1988, honours people or groups who defend human rights around the globe.
The boy, now 7, suffered life-changing injuries when he was thrown from the viewing platform at the Tate Modern in August 2019.
Weiwei claimed that the treatment of Assange bore similarities to the way Chinese authorities suppress dissidents.
Uber says the decision is recognition for its commitment to safety. But the association representing the UK capital’s traditional black cabs thinks it's a "disaster for London”. What do you think?
Butterflies are the ‘gateway drug’ to getting people involved in conservation.
A pan-European team of European researchers is working against the clock to develop a new SMART bio-sensor to detect and ultimately stop COVID-19.
The British government has made a huge commitment to safeguard nature.
A Russian suspect in the downing of flight MH17 has asked to be allowed to give his version of events in court, denying any involvement as the trial resumed in the Netherlands.
It's a movement of kindness towards oneself and others, whatever the age, whatever the body type, whatever the disability, whatever the disease," said Georgia Stein, model and organiser of the body-positive fashion show.
The Polish government responded to the letter saying that while they respected the human rights of LGBT people, marriage was between a man and a woman.
The opposition figure was in hospital in Berlin being treated for Novichok poisoning when Merkel came to the hospital for "a private meeting".
They abseiled through skylights to steal some of the world's rarest books. They left DNA at the scene.
Hospitals in Paris and Montpellier have put some interventions on hold to free up space for COVID-19 as the country registered its six consecutive day with more than 10,000 new cases on Sunday.
The zookeeper, who is in a serious condition in hospital, suffered head and chest traumas and open fractures on both arms.
How one tourist hotspot banned single-use plastic.
US President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for president and in his first year in the White House, according to a report Sunday in The New York Times.