Many commentators have remarked that the ongoing crisis in the eurozone is the worst the continent has faced since World War II. Others have made comparisons to the global financial crisis of the 1930s.
DW examines the background and long-term consequences of the ongoing threat to the European single currency. Will it survive? What will happen to its member countries?
The German Justice Ministry is determined correct the definition of murder in the Criminal Code, because it was drawn up by one of the Third Reich's most notorious judges. But conservative parties don't see the point.
Police in Germany have reported finding hundreds of kilograms of cocaine hidden inside shipments of bananas sent to supermarket chains in the north and west of the country. The drugs' street value is in the millions.
Germany's top prosecutor has halted proceedings against two German bloggers who run the digital-rights blog "Netzpolitik." They were accused of treason for reporting on government plans to spy on social media.
There are lots of open air parties and cultural events going on here in Germany during the summer months. Here are three highlights for the week-end.