International Roma Day on April 8 is not just about celebrating Roma culture, it also highlights the persecution and discrimination that Roma people face in all areas of life. DW looks at the past and present struggles of the Sinti and Roma.
Top German band Die Toten Hosen have turned on a surprise act in support of a couple who have defied local neo-Nazis. Birgit and Horst Lohmeyer have organized nine concerts for tolerance on their northern German farm.
A small pro-British party says it has decided to quit Northern Ireland's power-sharing cabinet in a row over whether IRA militants are still active. The potential rift centers on a murder in Belfast two weeks ago.
Greeks vote again on September 20. Even though the governing party Syriza has split, its leader - Alexis Tsipras - is in a strong position. He'll continue implementing reforms, says political scientist Heinz-Jürgen Axt.
Are Germans uptight? In this DW interview, Ann-Marlene Henning, Danish sexologist, TV host and author of "Make Love," reveals her insight on Germans' sex lives - and what women in particular can do to improve theirs.