Delegates hold up their voting cards during the party convention of the Alternative for Germany (AfD) in Stuttgart, Germany. Photograph: Marijan Murat/EPA

Members of Germany’s anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany (AfD) on Sunday backed an election manifesto that says Islam is not compatible wit(...)

Former London mayor Ken Livingstone speaks to the media after appearing on the LBC radio station in London on Saturday. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters

Ken Livingstone said he regretted sparking a storm over anti-Semitism in the Labour Party but insisted it was a “nonsense” stirred by “embittered Bla(...)

Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in London. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Jeremy Corbyn has proposed a tightening of Labour rules and launched an independent review into racism as he seeks to calm tensions in the party over (...)

Ken Livingstone, who has been suspended from the Labour Party for comments made while defending Naz Shah – the suspended Labour MP – leaves Milbank Studios in London. Photograph: Rob Stothard/Getty Images

Labour has suspended former London mayor Ken Livingstone from the party after he said that Adolf Hitler had supported Zionism before he murdered six (...)

China’s finance minister Lou Jiwei called Donald Trump an ‘irrational type’ in an interview criticising the Republican presidential frontrunner’s calls for a trade war with China. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

China’s finance minister Lou Jiwei labelled Donald Trump “an irrational type” after the Republican presidential front-runner called for tougher trade (...)

The house in which Adolf Hitler was born in Braunau am Inn, Austria. File photograph: Dominic Ebenbichler/Reuters

After years trying to buy the property from its private owner, the Austrian government wants to seize the house where Adolf Hitler was born to prevent(...)

Austrian culture minister Josef Ostermayer and  Elisabeth Leopold, widow of art collector and creator of Austria’s Leopold Museum Rudolf Leopold, pose with drawings by Austrian painter Egon Schiele  at the  Leopold Museum in Vienna,  April 7th, 2016. The museum is  to return  the aquarelles photographed to a New York-based heiress of Viennese art collector Karl Maylaender, who died in the Holocaust. Photograph: Joe Klamar/AFP

Vienna’s Leopold Museum said on Thursday it had reached a settlement over five Nazi-looted works of art in its collection that will return two of them(...)

Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has his handcuffs removed inside the court room in Skien prison, Norway. Photograph: Lise Aserud/NTB Scanpix/Reuters.

Mass killer Anders Behring Breivik told a court on Wednesday he suffered degrading conditions in prison, including microwaved meals that were “worse (...)

Mexico’s president Enrique Pena Nieto has said that comments by the US presidential candidate Donald Trump (pictured) have damaged relationships between the two countries, and compared Trump’s strident tone to those of fascist leaders Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. Photograph: Sean Rayford/Getty Images.

Mexico’s president Enrique Pena Nieto has said that comments by the US presidential candidate Donald Trump have damaged relationships between the two (...)

Reconstruction of the Amber Room in Catherine Palace, Saint Petersburg: Two German treasure hunters claim the priceless room panels, gifted by Kaiser Friedrich Wilhelm to Tsar Peter the Great 300 years ago, are  hidden in  a Bohemian Castle’s cellar. Photograph:  Patrick Aventurier/Gamma-Rapho/Getty

Seven decades after it vanished, the hunt is on again for the famed Amber Room, stolen by the Nazis from Leningrad in 1941. Two German treasure hunt(...)