Berlin’s culture minister André Schmitz has resigned after eight years in office when it emerged the German tax man had linked him to a Credit Suisse bank account holding €425,000. Photograph:  Sebastian Kahnert/AFP/Getty Images

To life’s two sad certainties, death and taxes, Germans have added a third: tax evasion. After cracking open Swiss bank secrecy, then buying up(...)

German public broadcaster ZDF has denied charges of sexism over an advertisement for the European women’s soccer championship

Moving to the exitsThe Dáil lived the song of the summer on Wednesday when politicians stayed out way past their bedtime to play Daft Punk Politics.Al(...)