Because Paris is very loud City Hall has hired 40 "Pierrots de la Nuit" or pantomime artists to entertain Parisians on the sidewalks of their city while not raising the sound level. We met up with two of them in the district of Marais.
The Center for Political Beauty has launched a tongue-in-cheek call to assassinate Presidents Putin or Erdogan at the G20 in Hamburg. The artists say a dictator's presence is more provocative than anything they could do.
Country singer Glen Campbell has died after a battle with Alzheimer's. Known for hits like "Rhinestone Cowboy" and "Wichita Lineman," he was one of the first country artists to cross over into popular music.
Hardly a day goes by without hearing about Russian hackers. After sparking controversy during the US election, they have been implicated in the Qatar crisis. An IT expert tells DW how Russia became a hacking superpower.
The annual Africa Festival in Würzburg, Germany, offers many musical highlights from the African continent. This year, young artists from Senegal and Cape Verde are the main attractions.
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