Postman Andreas Oberauer’s workplace is on the Zugspitze, Germany’s highest mountain. Five days a week carries the mail up to the summit station, at an elevation of 2962 meters.
Prince William has visited North Rhine-Westphalia to mark the state's 70th birthday. DW's Kate Brady reports from Düsseldorf where the looming Brexit is still a worry for many German Anglophiles.
Photographs have emerged of French police officers as they made a woman remove her "burkini" on a beach in Nice. The ban on the full-body swimsuits worn by some Muslim women has sparked controversy in secular France.
Thousands of people in Turkey have been detained in the wake of the July 15 coup attempt. A report from rights group Amnesty International alleges widespread torture has taken place, though Ankara denies these claims.
The decree is one of several issued under a state of emergency. It comes amid reports of prison overcrowding following last month's failed coup attempt. Thousands of people have been arrested in the resulting crackdown.
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