"Rent a Retiree” is an online platform that serves as a job portal for people over age 50. The jobs on offer range from gardening work to home renovations to financial advising.
Germany is home to some 21 million retirees. About 16 percent of them face the threat of poverty - and their numbers are rising. Proposed solutions range from handing out a few extra euros to full-scale revolution.
Germany's teacher shortage is set to get dramatically worse over the next few years, according to a new study. Experts predict there'll be a shortfall of 35,000 teachers in the country's primary schools by 2025.
Germany is one of the world’s strongest economies but it’s also grappling with increasing poverty and inequality. Nina Haase and Sumi Somaskanda went to Bremen, one of the country’s poorest regions, to find out more.
A bill aims to drastically renovate the site where Hitler was born and stop neo-Nazis from visiting. But not everyone supports a demolition of the property as currently planned.
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