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German interior minister Horst Seehofer  at a press conference in Berlin on Thursday, at which he owed to speed up the deporting of failed asylum seekers. Photograph:  Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images

Germany’s interior minister has vowed to speed up the deporting of failed asylum seekers after a group of migrants violently forced the police to rele(...)

A handout photo issued by CMR Unimore of laboratory cultured skin tissue. Scientists have created GM skin to treat a child with a devastating blistering disease. Photograph: CMR Unimore/PA Wire.

A seven-year-old child with a devastating inherited disease has been given a new coat of genetically modified skin covering almost the whole of his bo(...)

Dutch artist Joep van Lieshout  in front of his “Domestikator” near the Centre Pompidou in Paris. Photograph: Charles Platiau/Reuters

In the end it was just too kinky for the Louvre. The world’s most visited museum shied away from displaying a sculpture that some have labelled as to(...)

The collective Atelier Van Lieshout’s “Domestikator” (2015), which was to go on view on in 2017 in the Louvre’s Tuileries Gardens. The Louvre has withdrawn the large installation for being sexually explicit. Photograph: Atelier van Lieshout via The New York Times

The Louvre has withdrawn a large installation by a Dutch art and design collective for being sexually explicit. The piece, “Domestikator”, by the co(...)

German forensic scientists enter a house in Herne, where the body of a nine-year-old was found. Photograph: Marcel Kusch/dpa via AP

A 19-year-old man is being hunted on suspicion of murdering a nine-year-old boy in the west German town of Herne and boasting about the killing in an (...)

The new Opel Insignia. Opel is hoping the marque will power the car maker’s resurgence

Opel has for some time now suffered under the curse of featuring on the business pages more often than the motoring ones. It has been hit time and aga(...)