Late last year, Berlin banned Airbnb style apartment rentals arguing they prevented normal Berliners from renting at a fair price. Several apartment owners sued the city government. Here's a look at the root cause of the dispute.
If you have an apartment in Berlin, you can consider yourself lucky. The market is tight and the city is all the rage, causing owners to rent out more flats to tourists and worsening an already severe housing shortage.
The four alleged 'IS' supporters are believed to have known Berlin Christmas market attacker Anis Amri. The trial is expected to offer insights into the Islamist scene in the German capital.
Holiday apartment platform Airbnb is being over-run by firms with massive turnovers, new research in Germany suggests. More and more cities are bringing in legislation to counter the problem.
Germany accused Vietnamese security forces of kidnapping one of the defendants in Berlin and forcing his return to Vietnam. Twenty-two executives in total are facing corruption charges.
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