Germany, home to roughly 80 million people, has a vibrant cultural scene.
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Five years after the spectacular discovery of Nazi-looted art known as the "Schwabinger Kunstfund," parts of the collection will be on display in Bonn's Bundeskunsthalle in the fall. A preview.
The Oxford English Dictionary word of the year in 2016, "post-truth" has now made it into the official dictionary. It's one of several dictionary updates that include "woke," a term of political awareness.
Many movie fans see Munich as Germany's true home of film. With the 35th Munich Film Festival in full swing, we talked to Munich Film Museum director Stefan Drössler about great films set in the Bavarian capital.
The Jewish entrepreneur Max Rüdenberg was dispossessed by the Nazis. Hannover's Sprengel Museum has finally returned a valuable expressionist painting by Karl Schmidt-Rottluff he owned until the 1930s to his heirs.
Many movie fans see Munich as Germany's secret film capital. With the 35th Munich Film Festival in full swing, we look at the ten best films set in the Bavarian capital.
A band's name is its trademark. And many superstar bands had early names which - luckily - no one can remember today. Have you ever heard of Pectoralz or The Quarrymen?
Endless books, films and TV series have traced the life of Hitler. But filmmaker Hermann Pölking shines a new spotlight on the dictator via the frank testimony of Hitler's contemporaries. Here's what some said.
The question "Who was Hitler" is the subject of Hermann Pölking's widely-read book, and now an epic documentary comprised of countless quotations from contemporaries of Adolf Hitler. Here is a selection of quotes.
It was the 20th century's most important art, design and architecture school: the Bauhaus. Many buildings are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Two more sites in Germany could soon be joining them.
A drone flight over Thuringia: A bird's-eye view of one of Thuringia's oldest and loveliest half-timbered houses.
Deserted beaches, dolphin-watching boat trips, medieval towns and a flourishing wine production all combine to make the Alentejo Region one of Portugal's most attractive travel destinations.
Writers, illustrators and other giants of the publishing world have raised thousands in an auction for Grenfell Tower residents.
Dare to bare in shorts: one of the top trends at Men's Fashion Week in Paris also grabbed the media's attention last week, during a heatwave across Europe. Here are the styles that can be expected for summer 2018.
While bus drivers and schoolboys wore skirts last week to protest against "no shorts" policies, shorts were among the top trends on the catwalks during Men's Fashion Week in Paris.
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