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.
At a school in a Bonn neighborhood often described as troubled, a teacher and a principal are working hard to graduate open-minded and successful young adults. Carla Bleiker reports from Tannenbusch.
The migrant crisis is playing out in miniature on a bridge between Croatia and Slovenia. There are desperate people and brutal police here, but there is also humanity, Nemanja Rujević writes from Harmica.
She says she feels a connection to Africa and has everything she needs there. Lisa is a volunteer in Uganda - but homesickness is a foreign concept to her. Here's more on Lisa in Africa.
An uneasy calm has settled on the Greek island of Lesbos after a violent few days that saw riot police fight to contain migrants. In the Aegean Sea, Lesbos is a prime entry point for migrants to the European Union.