A new indictment has accused former Trump aide Paul Manafort of paying some $2 million to European politicians to support a pro-Russian government in Ukraine. The lobbying group was led by a "former European chancellor."
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The UN Security Council has delayed a vote on a possible 30-day truce in Syria to Saturday. Russia, the Syrian government's main backer, has said it is prepared to support such a deal given the right conditions.
European Council President Donald Tusk said there could be no "cherry-picking" on post-Brexit trade relations. British Prime Minister Theresa May will unveil Brexit plans at a speech next week.
There are eight gold medals on offer as the 2018 Winter Olympics enters its penultimate day. Germany hope to overhaul Norway at the top of the medal table, with skiing, curling and snowboarding all on the agenda
Germany have delivered the biggest win in the country's ice hockey history, beating defending champions Canada to advance to the Olympic gold medal game. Neither the team nor the country can quite believe it.
An art piece depicting Turkish President Erdogan with a banana up his backside has been taken down at a German art fair. The artist suggested it was a challenge to freedom of expression.
Mass shootings lead to stock gains for gun manufacturers, yet American voters are in favor of stricter gun laws. The contradiction of guns and Wall Street despite strong public opinion.
An Essen food bank says it is only allowing Germans to sign up for free food because the elderly feel uncomfortable with the large number of foreign men during pick-ups. Its chairman denies allegations of xenophobia.
President Donald Trump has called the new set of sanctions the "largest-ever" targeting North Korea. The move comes as Trump's daughter Ivanka is in South Korea for the end of the Winter Olympics.
Cannabis is illegal in Germany, but there are exceptions to the rule. DW looks at what's legal and what isn't when it comes to the private consumption of pot — plus, who says it's high time to legalize marijuana?
The South African retired army colonel was a former adviser to Riek Machar, South Sudan's vice-president-turned-rebel-leader. Five years into South Sudan's civil war, thousands have been killed and 2 million displaced.
The ex-informant, currently in jail for sexually abusing minors, will face trial for fraud in early April. Brandt was a key figure in the German neo-Nazi scene and linked to a series of racially motivated murders.
At least 18 people have been killed in Mogadishu after two bombers struck the city's government quarter. The attacks were later claimed by al-Shabab terrorists.
Teachers at an elementary school in Germany have appealed to parents for help dealing with "extreme physical violence" from young students. With disciplinary measures failing, teachers are also turning to the police.
The Five Star protest party is riding high in the polls ahead of next week's election in Italy. Their anti-establishment, anti-immigrant message is resonating with frustrated Italians. Megan Williams reports from Rome.
France is working on a new immigration law designed to streamline the asylum process. But aid workers fear the legislation could turn the country into a proper "expulsion machine," reports Lisa Louis from Paris.
Parliamentarians minced no words about the right-wing populists' increasingly radical statements about Germany's dark past. The discussion was sparked by AfD calls to ban the Stumbling Stones remembrance initiative.
Saudi Arabia is not dependent on Germany for its arms and will find other suppliers, Foreign Minister Adel al Jubair said. It comes after Germany blocked further arms exports to countries involved in the war in Yemen.
New genetic research has revealed that the world's wild horses went extinct hundreds, if not thousands, of years ago. Scientists found that an assumed wild breed, native to Mongolia, were actually domesticated horses.
Bruno Labbadia arrived in Wolfsburg with relegation-survival pedigree. But against fellow strugglers Mainz on Friday his new players were once again unable to break down their opponents as they surrendered a 1-0 lead.
The Manchester City manager has been charged with violating league rules for wearing a ribbon in support of jailed Catalan leaders. Guardiola has vowed not to take the ribbon off until the politicians are freed.
Following the Brussels summit, one thing is clear: upcoming budget talks will show who's with the EU and who isn't.
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Degas' 1877 work "Les Choristes" had been missing for nearly a decade. It was stolen while on loan from the Musee d'Orsay.
Metastases are often more dangerous than the primary tumor that gives rise to them. They are responsible for 90% of all cancer deaths. Here are the most important facts on these deadly ‘sleeper’ tumors.
The conflict in Eastern Ukraine has now been raging for almost four years. There is a peace deal in place but there are ceasefire violations on a daily basis. Hopes now rest on a UN peacekeeping mission.
Who will win the Golden Bear? Bets are open, but some of the most promising works of the Berlinale's competition were shown at the end of the festival. Here's a look at the top candidates.
The US-American director Iliana Sosa and her films about migrant families.
A successful professional pop musician with a convincing rendition of a very intimate song: the northern German was the clear favorite at the country's national finals for the Eurovision Song Contest.
Though regarded across Germany as rude and rough, Berliners see themselves as direct but soft-hearted. Tamsin Walker went to find where the truth lies.
Restaurants in Quito serve up delicacies sold to them by rainforest inhabitants.
Aid projects are helping to get more women into Jordan's male-dominated workforce.
Residents of the Seychelles are fighting to save a precious marine habitat.
Until recently, more than half the world's plastic waste was sold to China.
Music is a central part of life for this week's Berlin Global - and Kathleen Blackwell Bird has created a family using it at The English Choir Berlin.
Hamid Sulaiman lives in Berlin, where he composed a graphic novel about the Syrian civil war.
Eddie Chung is a skateboarder living in Berlin. For him, it’s more than a sport, it’s a lifestyle.
Psychic healing has a long tradition in Russia.
Thousands of homeless people sleep rough in Los Angeles. The authorities appear overwhelmed.
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