Ballet is grace and perfection, but it's also twisted ankles and stinky flats. We meet two young male ballet dancers whose passion for performance led them all the way to the State Ballet School of Berlin.
In Euskirchen, western Germany, a 12-year-old has been left in intensive care following an attack which was allegedly provoked by a card game. The suspect, however, is too young to face criminal consequences.
Young refugees often arrive in Germany without parents. Their access to housing and support depends on whether they are legally a child or an adult. But imprecise medical age tests face sharp criticism, says Jenny Witt.
Starting elementary school is a big deal in Germany. It's a rite of passage - almost like graduation or a wedding. Parents invest lots to shower their first-grader with gifts. But what's with the obligatory paper cone?
Musicians in their war-torn homelands, the members of the Arab Youth Philharmonic Orchestra have come to Berlin for the Young Europe Classic festival, reveling in the opportunity to have a break from the horrors of war.
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