Art And Entertainment

Germany's 'All Quiet on the Western Front' revels in nine Oscar nods

  • January 24, 2023 10:55 PM CET | Reuters
 Germany's 'All Quiet on the Western Front' revels in nine Oscar nods

287 By Claudia Doerries BERLIN, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Germany's reboot of the famous anti-war classic "All Quiet on the Western Front" landed nine Oscar nominations on Tuesday, including best picture, a haul

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Adidas loses N.Y. trial against Thom Browne over three-stripe design

Adidas loses N.Y. trial against Thom Browne over three-stripe design

  • January 13, 2023 12:01 AM CET | Reuters

By Blake Brittain Jan 12 (Reuters) - A Manhattan jury on Thursday said Adidas AG had failed to show luxury brand Thom Browne Inc's use of stripes on its clothing infringed the sportswear giant's

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Old Nazi map sparks treasure hunt in the Netherlands

Old Nazi map sparks treasure hunt in the Netherlands

  • January 06, 2023 12:27 PM CET | Reuters

OMMEREN, the Netherlands (Reuters) - An old map believed to mark the spot where German soldiers hid treasure worth millions of euros during World War Two sparked the imagination of amateur treasure

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EU should put Twitter under direct supervision after missteps: German official

EU should put Twitter under direct supervision after missteps: German official

  • December 22, 2022 04:20 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds reaction from European Commission) By Christian Kraemer and Matthias Williams BERLIN, Dec 22 (Reuters) - A senior German official said on Thursday Twitter should join other tech firms in being

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German cartel office ends proceedings against Google News Showcase

German cartel office ends proceedings against Google News Showcase

  • December 21, 2022 10:49 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's cartel office has concluded proceedings against Google over its online news service after the tech giant made several changes benefiting publishers, the office said on

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German police recover bulk of booty from $120 million Dresden diamonds heist

German police recover bulk of booty from $120 million Dresden diamonds heist

  • December 17, 2022 10:17 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Most of the jewels stolen from a historic Dresden art collection in 2019 in a $120 million heist have been recovered, German police and prosecutors said on Saturday. The 31 pieces,

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Germany on Twitter suspensions: 'We have a problem, @Twitter'

Germany on Twitter suspensions: 'We have a problem, @Twitter'

  • December 16, 2022 11:21 AM CET | Reuters

(Adds spokesperson's threat to quit platform) BERLIN, Dec 16 (Reuters) - The German Foreign Office tweeted screenshots on Friday of the accounts of journalists suspended by Twitter, telling the social

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Munich bans climate protests following airport blockade

Munich bans climate protests following airport blockade

  • December 09, 2022 06:10 PM CET | Reuters

FRANKFURT, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Munich on Friday said it would ban all climate-related gatherings aimed at blocking key roads and other areas for at least a month, a day after some activists glued

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Penguin Random House CEO to quit after merger blocked

Penguin Random House CEO to quit after merger blocked

  • December 09, 2022 02:46 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds details, Bertelsmann CEO) BERLIN, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Penguin Random House head Markus Dohle will step down at the end of the year after a U.S. judge blocked a planned $2.2 billion merger of the

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Penguin Random House CEO to step down after merger deal scrapped

Penguin Random House CEO to step down after merger deal scrapped

  • December 09, 2022 02:00 PM CET | Reuters

BERLIN, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Penguin Random House head Markus Dohle will step down at the end of the year after a U.S. judge blocked a planned $2.2 billion merger of the world's largest publisher and

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Climate activists glue themselves to airport tarmac in Berlin and Munich

Climate activists glue themselves to airport tarmac in Berlin and Munich

  • December 08, 2022 11:26 AM CET | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Climate activists took their protest against cheap air travel to two of Germany's largest airports on Thursday, with some gluing themselves to the tarmac in Munich and Berlin.

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