Norway's Magnus Carlsen is a chess grandmaster. He started playing at the age of 5 -- and became World Champion in 2013, when he was 22. Now, Carlsen is the subject of a new documentary film.
Vincent Keymer finished ahead of more than 50 Grandmasters in the GRENKE Open chess tournament. The teen has earned a spot in next year's Classic, where he would face the world's best players.
Could you challenge chess world champion Magnus Carlsen to a match? Some of these celebrities, including Nobel Prize-winner Bob Dylan, would have surprisingly strong chances.
Chess world champion Magnus Carlsen is defending his title against Sergej Karjakin in New York. But they're not the only chess players worth watching. Artists like Sting also enjoy the game.
The uprising by Jewish people entrapped in the Warsaw Ghetto 75 years ago has been well documented in art and literature. Here, a look at how the event has served as fodder in films.
Libraries have existed for more than 4,000 years. They may resemble a ballroom or a UFO, but no matter what they look like, they are great places to celebrate World Book Day 2018 on April 23.
Singer Conchita Wurst recently admitted to having been infected with HIV for years. Ulrich Heide, managing director of the German AIDS Foundation, told DW how people infected with the virus live with their condition.
As DW unveils its new art collection featuring two major Senegalese artists — the "Joseph Beuys of Africa," Joe Ouakam, and Paris-based Soly Cissé — we look at a booming trend in the global art market.
The most important prize in the country's gaming industry, the German Computer Games Awards selects innovative games in 14 categories. This year's winners include "Huxley," "Assassin's Creed Origins" and "Townsmen VR."
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