Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he may hold a nationwide vote on whether to continue to pursue EU membership. Turkey's government began accession talks with the EU in 2005, but the process stalled years ago.
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Belarusian police have arrested dozens of people after its president warned of a Western plot to oust him. Mounting protests against the authoritarian president have drawn thousands of people in recent weeks.
The withdrawal of a bill dismantling Obama-era health policy could signal broader fissures within the GOP. Its defeat in the Republican-controlled House is the latest setback threatening Trump’s presidency.
Germany's "super election year" of 2017 will soon be underway: State parliamentary elections will be held on Sunday in the German state of Saarland. Suddenly, everyone has their eye on Germany's smallest state.
With the UK noticeably absent, European Union leaders have met in Rome to celebrate the founding treaties of the bloc. Amid trouble and uncertainty, they sought to portray a united Europe.
As Britain prepares to start its formal divorce from the EU, pro-European demonstrators have gathered in London. The rally went ahead amid tight security following Wednesday's deadly terror attack on Westminster.
The recent attack on the British parliament by a British-born Muslim convert has once again highlighted the issue of radicalization in the country. DW asks if the authorities are taking radicalization seriously.
The coalition against the "Islamic State" (IS) armed group is to investigate whether civilians were killed by its airstrikes in Mosul. The US-led force has admitted the March 17 incident may have hit non-combatants.
Several Middle Eastern airports have started implementing a ban on carry-on laptops on flights to the US and the UK. The ban has received a mixed response from passengers and the countries affected by the restrictions.
A rude Caribbean awakening: The jihadist group "Islamic State" is recruiting in the island state of Trinidad and Tobago, just a short flight from the United States. Why are they targeting the Caribbean?
Two men have been charged with allegedly supplying a weapon used by the gunman who attacked soldiers at Paris' Orly airport. The attacker, Ziyed Ben Belgacem, was shot dead.
His team haven't conceded since Euro 2016 and have a perfect World Cup qualifying record but coach Joachim Löw still wants more. An improving Azerbaijan hope to throw a spanner in the works on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest ever lap at Albert Park to claim pole for Sunday's Australian Grand Prix. The British driver held off the challenge of German Sebastian Vettel, who also starts on the front row.
A top US military commander has said the LRA has been reduced to "irrelevance" after years of joint military operations have killed most of its forces. Its leader, Joseph Kony, is still on the run.
Sydney's Opera House has dimmed its lights in a climate-change statement. The annual Earth Hour event has grown into a global movement urging climate action. But can it make a difference?
Three Egyptian journalists have seen their jail sentences reduced by a Cairo appeals court. Critics argue the case is part of a larger crackdown on free speech in the country.
The deliberate destruction of cultural heritage sites may amount to war crimes, a new resolution adopted by the UN Security Council says. Officials have warned of "cultural cleansing" in the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro has said he asked the United Nations for help in boosting his country's medicine supplies. Hospitals in the country are reportedly running on just 3 percent of the supplies they need.
The militant group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on a military facility in the restive region. A National Guard spokesman said the agency was at the forefront of fighting "international terrorism."
The EU is still a success story, and the current crisis provides an opportunity as well, writes Alexander Kudascheff.
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Bright glittery suits, plateau shoes, feather boas and crazy glasses: in the 1970s, Elton John was one of the most flashy characters in pop music. Decades later, he is married and the father of two sons.
YouTube's "restricted" mode aims to keep children and young people from seeing inappropriate content. But harmless videos by members of the LGBT community are also being blocked.
This year's Young Islam Conference has the theme "repairing dialogue." But is dialogue between Muslims and non-Muslims really broken? And if so, how can it be fixed? DW asked eight of the participants.
Criticism from conservatives was barely audible when Chancellor and CDU leader Angela Merkel was enjoying political popularity. Now, it is growing rather loud. Many in the party find Merkel's policies too left-leaning.
More than 400,000 children will drop-out due to a high number of Afghan refugees coming back from Pakistan, according to Save the Children. More than 3.7 million are already out of school.
Danish researchers have found a natural way to treat erectile dysfunction - with just one injection into the penis. They hope their method will have long-term benefits in helping men regain the ability to have sex.
Turkish-German relations have arguably reached a historic low point. DW explains what's behind the conflict over the Turkish president's accusations of "Nazi practices" in Germany.
DW's in-depth look at relations between Berlin and Ankara
Is the time of luxury watches over? That's not the impression you'd get at Baselworld, the world's largest watch-making and jewelry fair. Sneak a peek at six of these status symbols that cost a fortune.
Gola National Park combines environmental protection and stable incomes.
Japanese members of the Global Shapers Community have founded Tokyo's first private student dorm.
We caught up with Swiss globalization critic Jean Ziegler.
Bride kidnapping is an old tradition in Kyrgyzstan. Women are abducted and forced to marry.
Aid organizations in Somalia are struggling to provide help to people suffering from drought.
Finland launched a test of the universal basic income in hopes of boosting its economy.
Several hundred giraffe live in a protected zone about 70 kilometers from Niger’s capital.
In Afghanistan, few women can participate in sports. Many in the country are opposed to it.
Cheetahs may be facing extinction. A South African NGO is raising awareness about the speedy cats.
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