Climate protesters at Berlin airport briefly halt traffic after gluing themselves to runway

Climate protesters at Berlin airport briefly halt traffic after gluing themselves to runway

Climate protesters briefly halted air traffic at a Berlin airport on Thursday after some of them glued themselves to the runway. The activists, from a group called Letzte Generation, brought air traffic at Berlin Brandenburg Airport to a standstill in protest of flight-related emissions. “The plane is not a means of transport for ordinary people,” … Read more

Gone in 9 minutes: How Celtic gold heist unfolded in Germany

Gone in 9 minutes: How Celtic gold heist unfolded in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Thieves who broke into a southern German museum and stole hundreds of ancient gold coins got in and out in nine minutes without raising the alarm, officials said Wednesday, in a further sign that the heist was the work of organized criminals. Police have launched an international hunt for the thieves and … Read more

Embassy guard Briton who sold secrets to Russians was angry over LGBT flag

Embassy guard Briton who sold secrets to Russians was angry over LGBT flag

Smith denied acting out of a “hatred of Britain” and maintained that he wished no harm to his country. The former security guard was charged under the Official Secrets Act 1911, and the Official Secrets Act 1920,  relating “to the collection and communication of information useful to the Russian state” between October 2020 and August … Read more

Toulouse-Lautrec work hit with fake blood at Berlin museum

Toulouse-Lautrec work hit with fake blood at Berlin museum

BERLIN — A painting by famed 19th-century French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec was doused with fake blood at a Berlin museum in an act reminiscent of recent climate activist protests, although there was no apparent link between them, officials said Monday. The work was being examined for damage after a person threw the liquid at … Read more

Berlin’s Château Royal Is a Buzzy New Space to Experience Contemporary Art—and Spend the Night

Berlin’s Château Royal Is a Buzzy New Space to Experience Contemporary Art—and Spend the Night

On Berlin’s Mittelstrasse, not far from the Brandenburg Gate, you’ll find a ca.-1850 building with a new, Sir David Chipperfield–designed roof, its bronze dome featuring a weathervane by the artist Cyprien Gaillard. At night, the facade glows with the warm light of lanterns whose multihued glass has been created by the artist Paul Hance. The … Read more

What are the best business hotels in Europe: London, Paris, Frankfurt

What are the best business hotels in Europe: London, Paris, Frankfurt

International travel may still have its challenges. But finding a solid hotel for a business trip isn’t one of them.      CNBC Travel and the market data firm Statista today release a ranking of the “Best Hotels for Business Travelers” in Europe. This is the first ranking of its kind between CNBC and Statista, who … Read more

Berlin | Character Introduction | Money Heist | Netflix – Netflix

Berlin | Character Introduction | Money Heist | Netflix – Netflix

Berlin | Character Introduction | Money Heist | Netflix  Netflix

German artist Thomas Demand rebuilds mysterious Japanese karaoke bar in Toronto’s MOCA

German artist Thomas Demand rebuilds mysterious Japanese karaoke bar in Toronto’s MOCA

German artist Thomas Demand stands in front of his photograph ‘Foundation’ in his exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Toronto on Sept. 15.Christopher Katsarov/The Globe and Mail They have opened a new karaoke bar in the lobby at the Museum of Contemporary Art Toronto. It’s a tiny venue – a pint-sized plywood cabin … Read more