Dispatcher Volker Bauermann is in charge of the railyard of Düsseldorf's public transport system. He makes sure cleaning the trains and trams goes smoothly. The cleaners have just eight minutes for each carriage.
After the Republican attempt to repeal Obamacare collapsed, the party appears likely to move on with President Trump's legislative program. Next stop fiscal policy and the political minefield that will be taxation.
Angela Merkel has said she wants same-sex marriage to become a "decision of conscience," not a party-political issue in Germany. The feature-length interview was supposed to show the chancellor's more private side.
The discourse of international security has shifted as a result of populist rhetoric making its way to the world stage. But domestic politics shouldn't undermine norms regulating world affairs, writes DW's Lewis Sanders.
"Energiewende" is Germany's energy transition policy, marking a shift from coal and nuclear towards green power sources. The project has divided voters over rising costs and negligible benefits for the environment.
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