article 09 February 2016 World, Germany
Passengers killed in Germany train crash

At least eight people were killed and 150 injured, 50 seriously, when two passenger trains collided head-on in Germany.

article 14 December 2015 World, Germany
Angela Merkel: Germany will cut migrant numbers

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she will "noticeably reduce" the number of refugees given sanctuary by Germany.

article 03 November 2015 UK, Germany
George Osborne (Getty)
George Osborne: what UK wants from new EU deal

George Osborne sets out what the UK hopes to achieve from its EU renegotiation, saying that countries that are not members of the euro should not be discriminated against.

article 02 November 2015 UK, Greece
Refugees and migrants travel two billion miles in 2015

Migrants and refugees travelling to Europe to apply for asylum in 2015 have collectively travelled two billion miles, Channel 4 News can reveal.

post 14 October 2015
Read more on Liam's blog Snow in Germany. Will it reach here?

Early snow falls in Germany, but with a chill in the air in the UK, can we expect the same?

post 17 September 2015
Read more from Alex Thomson on his blog 'We have no choice': On board with Syrians fleeing their homeland

Middle class Syrians flee their homes and board a ferry from Lebanon to Turkey - the first stage of a dangerous journey to Europe. Are they refugees or migrants? Does it matter?

article 13 September 2015 World, Germany
Refugee crisis: Germany introduces border checks

Germany introduces temporary controls along its Austrian border in an attempt to reduce the number of asylum seekers arriving in the country.

article 10 September 2015 UK, Germany
German football team
Will English football fans welcome refugees with banners?

The Premier League returns this weekend after a short break. Will supporters in the top flight of English football mirror their German counterparts and embrace refugees with supportive banners?

post 07 September 2015
Read more on Matt's blog: Matt Frei Refugees: today's German heroes could become tomorrow's villains

Like every story that captures the imagination, the audience demands villains, victims and heroes. Let's just say that the roles are still being cast and the list is fluid.

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