What will you be doing on New Years Eve? Drinking champagne, kissing a stranger, or making resolutions? DW collects some whacky things people all over the world do at midnight to make sure next year is the best yet.
The German music scene is never short of surprises, and 2013 was no exception. Highlights from the last twelve months in the world of pop and rock. (26.12.2013)
This time last year, German business leaders were quite pessimistic about the future. Now, though, there are signs that industry heads are going into the new year with confidence. (26.12.2013)
DW has followed celebrations across the globe. As the world welcomed in the new year amid heightened security, celebrations were overshadowed by a deadly armed attack on an Istanbul nightclub.
A demonstration having to do with a street market in a working-class district of Hong Kong has turned violent. The clashes are the worst of their kind since pro-democracy protests swept the city last year.
The US Justice Department has sued VW for violating environmental laws. But how realistic are estimates the carmaker could face claims up to $90 billion? Previous car industry lawsuit settlements might offer an answer.
It is the most renowned German film production company: Ufa was founded in 1917 and produced films through the end of World War II, during which time it served as a propaganda tool for the Nazis.
Now in its 68th year, the National Book Awards is a celebration of American literature recognizing some of the most talented writers in the US. The books of the 2017 award winners speak volumes about the country.
AC/DC's co-founder Malcolm Young has died at the age of 64. A look back at the legendary band's career.
His hedonistic life cut short by disease, his good looks, his drawings of nudes: All this made Modigliani a legend. An exhibition at the Tate Modern in London shows off his work and gets to the man behind the myth.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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