Some 35,000 sailors from all over the world come every year to the seamen's mission in Hamburg. Some for only a couple of hours. There they can call their families and surf for free on the internet.
What does "Heimat" signify? A feeling of home and belonging to a place, a personal comfort zone? Sociologist Armin Nassehi discusses the numerous interpretations of the sometimes controversial term.
A trial in London to last several months is looking into benchmark-rigging offences committed between 2005 and 2009. Among the defendants are traders from Germany's largest lender, Deutsche Bank, and Barclays.
Considered to be German television's most important awards, the 2018 Grimme Prize winners are given to hit TV series "Babylon Berlin" and "Dark," among a record number of winners.
Deserts might be renowned for their arid and hostile characteristics, but they are home to some incredible plants that have developed strategies to find and use the very last droplet of water.
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