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#Cologne

# cologne - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Report finds hundreds of child sex abuse cases in German diocese
# Cologne
# Cologne

Report finds hundreds of child sex abuse cases in German diocese

Mar 18th 2021, 1:24 PM 18,201 Views 37 Comments

The long-awaited 800-page report on the Cologne diocese found 202 alleged perpetrators of sexual assault and 314 victims between 1975 and 2018.

# cologne - Thursday 26 December, 2019

E-scooter rider faces drunk driving charge after being caught at twice legal limit on German motorway
# Cologne
# Cologne

E-scooter rider faces drunk driving charge after being caught at twice legal limit on German motorway

Dec 26th 2019, 6:02 PM 16,120 Views 16 Comments

A blood test showed the man had a blood alcohol level of 1.3 promille.

# cologne - Monday 15 October, 2018

Hostage-taker detained after commandos storm German rail station
# Cologne
# Cologne

Hostage-taker detained after commandos storm German rail station

Updated Oct 15th 2018, 2:35 PM 20,613 Views 30 Comments

A man who took a woman hostage has been subdued and detained, police say.

# cologne - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Bono's got his voice back and U2 have returned to the road
# Bonooooo
# Bonooooo

Bono's got his voice back and U2 have returned to the road

Sep 5th 2018, 10:58 AM 19,329 Views 27 Comments

He’s seen a doctor and he’s grand now.

# cologne - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Success continues for Sam Bennett as Irish rider records Rund um Köln win in Germany
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Success continues for Sam Bennett as Irish rider records Rund um Köln win in Germany

Jun 10th 2018, 9:36 PM 5,385 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old claimed his fourth win of the current UCI season following three stage wins at the Giro d’Italia.

# cologne - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Berlin New Year's festival sets up safe zone for women following 2015 sex assaults
# Berlin
# Berlin

Berlin New Year's festival sets up safe zone for women following 2015 sex assaults

Dec 30th 2017, 10:23 AM 16,167 Views 119 Comments

Thousands of women reported being assaulted in Cologne in 2015.

# cologne - Monday 30 October, 2017

Arsenal escape punishment as Cologne fined €60,000 for fan trouble
# 60G's Baby
From The42
# 60G's Baby

Arsenal escape punishment as Cologne fined €60,000 for fan trouble

Oct 30th 2017, 4:29 PM 2,768 Views 0 Comments

Uefa have fined the Bundesliga outfit and given them a suspended ban on selling away tickets.

# cologne - Friday 15 September, 2017

Cologne issue statement criticising Arsenal security after both clubs charged by Uefa
# Crowd Trouble
From The42
# Crowd Trouble

Cologne issue statement criticising Arsenal security after both clubs charged by Uefa

Sep 15th 2017, 6:31 PM 5,574 Views 5 Comments

“In our view, the security concept and communication seemed inadequate and the police force too small.”

# cologne - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Arrests made as Arsenal-Cologne kicks off despite crowd trouble
# Trouble
From The42
# Trouble

Arrests made as Arsenal-Cologne kicks off despite crowd trouble

Sep 14th 2017, 10:28 PM 35,546 Views 53 Comments

The news comes after over 20,000 German supporters descended on London.

# cologne - Sunday 11 June, 2017

London-bound flight diverted over 'suspicious conversation'
# EasyJet
# EasyJet

London-bound flight diverted over 'suspicious conversation'

Jun 11th 2017, 10:35 AM 33,664 Views 26 Comments

Federal police evacuated the 151 passengers down emergency slides.

# cologne - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Leftist protesters clash with police as German anti-immigration party meets in Cologne
# Alternative For Germany
# Alternative For Germany

Leftist protesters clash with police as German anti-immigration party meets in Cologne

Apr 22nd 2017, 1:44 PM 9,279 Views 50 Comments

Around 50,000 demonstrators were expected to mobilise in the city.

# cologne - Monday 2 January, 2017

Cologne police deny racial profiling after sending tweet about 'screening Nafris'
# New Year's Eve
# New Year's Eve

Cologne police deny racial profiling after sending tweet about 'screening Nafris'

Jan 2nd 2017, 7:42 AM 16,709 Views 50 Comments

Nafris is police slang for men from north African countries.

# cologne - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Almost one year after the Cologne attacks, Germany still struggles with refugee integration
# Challenges
# Challenges

Almost one year after the Cologne attacks, Germany still struggles with refugee integration

Dec 17th 2016, 9:30 PM 16,653 Views 118 Comments

1,200 complaints were made to police, 500 of which were for sexual assault, on New Year’s Eve in Cologne last year

# cologne - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

The US State Department has issued a terror travel alert for Europe
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

The US State Department has issued a terror travel alert for Europe

Nov 22nd 2016, 10:54 AM 29,256 Views 110 Comments

It warned American citizens of credible information showing planned attacks by Isis and Al-Qa’ida this Christmas.

# cologne - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Algerian man found not guilty of Cologne New Year's Eve sex assault
# First Case
# First Case

Algerian man found not guilty of Cologne New Year's Eve sex assault

May 7th 2016, 11:44 AM 20,634 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old was accused of forming part of a mob who encircled and groped a woman.

# cologne - Saturday 26 March, 2016

German international defender admits he'd consider Liverpool offer
# My Name Is Jonas
From The42
# My Name Is Jonas

German international defender admits he'd consider Liverpool offer

Mar 26th 2016, 4:08 PM 10,430 Views 7 Comments

The 25-year-old currently plays for Cologne in the Bundesliga and has won 10 caps for his country.

# cologne - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Germany wants to make it easier to convict rapists
# Rape Trials
# Rape Trials

Germany wants to make it easier to convict rapists

Mar 16th 2016, 6:25 PM 12,431 Views 54 Comments

The new laws would reduce the burden of proof on victims.

# cologne - Saturday 23 January, 2016

German police capture rapist who escaped during beer hall visit
# Cologne
# Cologne

German police capture rapist who escaped during beer hall visit

Jan 23rd 2016, 2:23 PM 17,335 Views 14 Comments

He had bought a bike.

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses
# Interpret Customs
# Interpret Customs

'No means no': Norway sends migrants on anti-rape courses

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:45 AM 21,988 Views 89 Comments

“If a girl kisses me, I figure she wants to sleep with me”.

# cologne - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Hunt for convicted sex offender who escaped during day-release at beer hall
# Cologne
# Cologne

Hunt for convicted sex offender who escaped during day-release at beer hall

Jan 21st 2016, 7:11 PM 12,950 Views 13 Comments

He slipped way while he and one of his guards were in the toilet.

# cologne - Friday 15 January, 2016

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports
# Germany
# Germany

Asylum seekers banned from German swimming pool after sexual harassment reports

Jan 15th 2016, 9:20 PM 36,601 Views 163 Comments

Authorities denied placing entire groups of people under suspicion, but said the measure was aimed at laying down clear ground rules.

# cologne - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Too far? Charlie Hebdo asks if drowned toddler Aylan Kurdi would've become a sex attacker
# Cologne
# Cologne

Too far? Charlie Hebdo asks if drowned toddler Aylan Kurdi would've become a sex attacker

Jan 14th 2016, 10:19 AM 26,587 Views 171 Comments

The magazine has published a cartoon in response to the sex assaults in Germany.

# cologne - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

More than 200 arrested after protesters smash cars at anti-refugee rally in Germany
# Leipzig
# Leipzig

More than 200 arrested after protesters smash cars at anti-refugee rally in Germany

Jan 12th 2016, 3:20 PM 20,146 Views 108 Comments

The protesters were said to be smashing cars and breaking windows.

# cologne - Monday 11 January, 2016

Group of migrants attacked by 20-strong mob in Cologne
# Germany
# Germany

Group of migrants attacked by 20-strong mob in Cologne

Jan 11th 2016, 9:55 AM 19,286 Views 166 Comments

A group of Pakistanis and a Syrian were violently attacked late last night.

# cologne - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Poll reveals fear of terrorism as Lucinda Creighton suggests refugee screening
# Immigration Debate
# Immigration Debate

Poll reveals fear of terrorism as Lucinda Creighton suggests refugee screening

Jan 10th 2016, 4:19 PM 31,120 Views 315 Comments

The Renua leader Lucinda Creighton was speaking following the sex attacks in Cologne on New Year’s Eve.

# cologne - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Tear gas and water cannon used to disperse far-right Pegida rally in Cologne
# Germany
# Germany

Tear gas and water cannon used to disperse far-right Pegida rally in Cologne

Jan 9th 2016, 5:12 PM 38,425 Views 274 Comments

The rally comes as Angela Merkel backed rules to make deportations easier.

# cologne - Friday 8 January, 2016

Police say most Cologne mob suspects were asylum seekers
# Germany
# Germany

Police say most Cologne mob suspects were asylum seekers

Jan 8th 2016, 5:48 PM 24,555 Views 144 Comments

Police have confirmed receiving over 120 complaints of assaults, ranging from groping to two alleged rapes.

# cologne - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Fear and anger grip Cologne after spate of New Year's Eve sexual attacks on women
# Germany
# Germany

Fear and anger grip Cologne after spate of New Year's Eve sexual attacks on women

Jan 7th 2016, 6:49 PM 18,827 Views 162 Comments

The attacks are believed to have been coordinated.

# cologne - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

'They were groping us and we were trying to get away' - Cologne sex attacks spark protests
# Cologne
# Cologne

'They were groping us and we were trying to get away' - Cologne sex attacks spark protests

Jan 6th 2016, 6:09 PM 56,965 Views 281 Comments

German leaders have condemned the string of New Year’s Eve attacks.

# cologne - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Dozens of sexual assaults in German city on New Year's Eve
# Cologne
# Cologne

Dozens of sexual assaults in German city on New Year's Eve

Jan 5th 2016, 2:52 PM 36,359 Views 182 Comments

As many as 1,000 men are thought to have been involved

# cologne - Friday 29 May, 2015

Tottenham's shaky defence has just been given a boost
# WIMMING
From The42
# WIMMING

Tottenham's shaky defence has just been given a boost

May 29th 2015, 8:18 PM 7,586 Views 7 Comments

A 22-year-old Austrian has signed a five-year contract.

# cologne - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Cologne pitch invaders wearing boiler suits clash with police and rival fans in Rhine derby
# Bad Blood
From The42
# Bad Blood

Cologne pitch invaders wearing boiler suits clash with police and rival fans in Rhine derby

Feb 15th 2015, 5:31 PM 6,083 Views 4 Comments

Amateur footage captures ugly scenes at yesterday’s Bundesliga match while Cologne have condemned the behaviour of those involved.

# cologne - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Cologne Cathedral plunged into darkness in protest over anti-Islam rallies
# PEGIDA
# PEGIDA

Cologne Cathedral plunged into darkness in protest over anti-Islam rallies

Jan 6th 2015, 5:33 PM 15,630 Views 176 Comments

The move came as 18,000 people turned out an anti-immigrant demonstration.

# cologne - Monday 29 December, 2014

How does a German master brewer wind up in the rolling hills of Wicklow?
# Long Way From Home
# Long Way From Home

How does a German master brewer wind up in the rolling hills of Wicklow?

Dec 29th 2014, 8:15 AM 12,934 Views 9 Comments

Profile: By the end of the decade, it’s hoped around 500 people will be employed in Irish micro-breweries. Mathis Korme is the country’s latest brew-master…

# cologne - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Court won't prosecute 89 year old over worst Nazi atrocity on French soil
# Oradour-sur-Glane
# Oradour-sur-Glane

Court won't prosecute 89 year old over worst Nazi atrocity on French soil

Dec 9th 2014, 2:06 PM 10,260 Views 50 Comments

There was not enough evidence to charge the man, a former member of the SS.

# cologne - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Lowry and Hoey in the hunt at €330k BMW International Open
# Lighting It Up
From The42
# Lighting It Up

Lowry and Hoey in the hunt at €330k BMW International Open

Jun 26th 2014, 3:13 PM 2,037 Views 0 Comments

Martin Kaymer was expected to challenge but is seven shots back from Danny Willett and Rafa Cabrera-Bello.

# cologne - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

This $110 cologne will make you attractive to cows
# Mad Cows
From The Daily Edge
# Mad Cows

This $110 cologne will make you attractive to cows

Nov 6th 2013, 9:54 AM 4,010 Views 1 Comment

Guaranteed to make them moo-n over you.

# cologne - Friday 11 October, 2013

As it happened: Germany v Ireland, World Cup qualifier From The42
Live Oct 11th 2013, 6:52 PM

As it happened: Germany v Ireland, World Cup qualifier

# cologne - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Keane remains the major doubt as King holds off on team announcement
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Keane remains the major doubt as King holds off on team announcement

Oct 10th 2013, 9:12 PM 1,723 Views 7 Comments

The interim boss won’t name his starting line-up until he absolutely has to.

# cologne - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Last month's floods in central Europe caused more than €12.4 billion of damage
# Flooding
# Flooding

Last month's floods in central Europe caused more than €12.4 billion of damage

Jul 10th 2013, 7:45 AM 3,012 Views 2 Comments

Several major European rivers including the Elbe and the Danube overflowed, causing widespread damage and a number of deaths after heavy rainfall last month.

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