The United Kingdom joined the European Union 40 years ago - back in 1973. But over the past four decades, enthusiasm for the EU project has waned among the British electorate. Many Brits are worried that too much power is going to a corrupt, undemocratic, bureaucratic Brussels - and the crisis in the eurozone, and a large influx of immigrants, have added to their fears.
The current Conservative-led coaltion government under David Cameron wants to renegotiate its ties with Europe. But many on the right are calling for even more radical action, arguing that the UK should leave the EU entirely.
DW looks at the arguments on both sides and assesses the likelihood of Britain leaving the EU altogether.
The Eurogroup has delayed Greek crisis talks meant to discuss Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' latest proposal. The "Financial Times" has reported that he would accept the creditors' proposal "following amendments."
Hungary's plans to build a border fence to stop migrants passing through has triggered a huge outcry. But as Lidija Tomic reports from the border with Serbia, the migrants remain undeterred.
A spate of suicides by terminally ill cancer patients in Russia has sparked a change in the law governing access to pain-killers like morphine, but as Fiona Clark reports, the new law is no better than its predecessor.
Amid racial turmoil in the US, classical ballet is celebrating a rarity: The American Ballet Theatre has named the first female black principal dancer in its 75-year history.