The Catholic Church in Ireland may be facing yet another major scandal involving children: 796 babies and toddlers were buried in a mass grave outside a home for unmarried mothers, run by Catholic nuns.
A local researcher has discovered the names and the causes of death of 796 children buried at Tuam, County Galway. The revelation has caused widespread revulsion in Ireland and across the world.
However, there has also been some anger in Tuam as residents have criticized the sensationalism surrounding the story.
Euclid Tsakalotos, committed European and champagne socialist, is Greece's new finance minister. But the Rotterdam-born, Oxford-educated Marxist academic economist is perhaps more British than Greek.
While Germany has reached its limit of patience with Greece, France is campaigning for more understanding towards Athens. But Greece shouldn't pin its hopes on Hollande, writes DW's Andreas Noll.
Britain is commemorating the 10th anniversary of the London suicide bombings that killed some 52 people. British PM David Cameron said the last week's Tunisia attacks were a reminder that terrorism was as real as before.
Despite strict government censorship, artists and the media in Nigeria are finding way to enjoy small amounts of freedom.