The Constitutional Court’s  five-to-three ruling only applies in Germany, but could have a knock-on effect on the next European Parliament, where Germany fills 13 per cent of seats. Photograph: Uwe Anspach/EPA

Germany’s highest court has boosted the country’s nascent Eurosceptics by dismissing as u(...)

Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann and ECB Board member Jörg Asmussen (right) wait for the start of the hearing at the constitutional court in Karlsruhe. Photograph: Uli Deck/Pool/Reuters

European democracy has “gone to the dogs” as a result of European Central Bank sovereign bond buy-ups, according to critics of the policy at Germany’s(...)