DW's new Director-General, Peter Limbourg, has played host to the German parliamentary committee in charge of media and culture. Their recommendations will have far-reaching effects for the international broadcaster.
At the request of the right-wing AfD, the German parliament discussed DW's future. There was praise from all other parliamentary groups, and the amendments proposed by the AfD were met with fierce opposition.
The half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
Right-wing lawmaker Norbert Steger, who sits on board of public broadcaster ORF, has threatened to ax one third of its foreign correspondents. Steger said he was upset by "biased" reporting on the Hungarian election.
Turkey's national public broadcaster TRT has banned more than 200 songs. The music supposedly "encourages alcoholism" or "propagates terrorism," accusations the affected musicians reject as ridiculous.
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