Frank Schirrmacher, who has died aged 54, was a co-publisher of one of Germany’s most respected newspapers, the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ), (...)

Germany’s famous literature critic Marcel Reich-Ranicki delivering a speech during a Berlin commemoration service on International Holocaust Memorial Day last year. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/Reuters

Marcel Reich-Ranicki, the doyen of German literary criticism for half a century, has died aged 93.He presided over the literary pages of the Frankfur(...)