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Participants at Eurorally 2018. Photograph: Eurorally/Facebook

German police have seized 120 sports cars that were taking part in a suspected road race across Europe. Cars including Porsches, Lamborghinis and Au(...)

Firefighters removing trees which fell on a high-speed train near Lamspringe, northern Germany on Thursday. Photograph:  Outswen Pfortner/AFP/Getty Images

Germany has begun a massive clear-up operation after a storm on Thursday killed at least eight people, damaged more than 200 train lines and caused an(...)

Image of Anis Amri, the Tunisian suspect in the Berlin truck attack pledging allegiance to its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Photograph: Militant video via AP

German chancellor Angela Merkel has vowed to boost domestic security and tighten asylum laws, hours after the chief suspect in the attack on a Berlin (...)

A unit of police officers is seen during a security operation in the shopping centre Centro in Oberhausen on Thursday. Photograph:Arnulf Stoffel

Two Kosovo-born brothers have been detained on suspicion that they were planning an attack on a shopping mall in western Germany. The arrests come (...)

 An undated handout image released by the Italian Police on October 5th, 2016 shows Antonio Pelle during his arrest in Bovalino, Italy. Antonio Pelle, 54, known as ‘Mamma’, head of the Calabrian mafia clan of the same name from the town of San Luca and one of Italy’s 100 most dangerous fugitives, was found in an bunker under his house in the town of Bovalino. Photograph: EPA/Italian police press office

One of Italy’s most-wanted mafia bosses has been arrested after five years on the run when police found him hiding in a home bunker built between the (...)

Orla Barry of Ireland in action during the Women’s Discus F57 Final at the Olympic Stadium. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Orla Barry has won Ireland’s eighth medal of the Paralympics in Rio by claiming silver in the Women’s F57 Discus final at the Olympic stadium. The 26(...)

German chancellor Angela Merkel:  Proposals, to be presented by her Christian Democratic Union next week, will reportedly include a ban on burkas and dual citizenship for non-EU citizens. Photograph: AP

More than 150 German police carried out a series of raids yesterday, targeting radical preachers suspected of recruiting for so-called Islamic State. (...)

Garda Elite Coxed IV 1976: Christy O’Brien, Willie Ryan, Mick Ryan, Jim Muldoon and Liam Redmond (cox)

When the members of the Garda coxed fours rowing team who represented Ireland in the Montreal Olympics in 1976 reunite at the Garda Boat Club at Islan(...)

A makeshift memorial in Duisburg to victims of the Love Parade disaster on its fifth anniversary. Photograph: Sascha Steinbach/Getty Images

Five years after a stampede killed 21 and ended the Love Parade, the techno party returns to Berlin today under a more modest guise and a new name. Zu(...)