It's been 20 years since East and West Germany reunified, but the terms "typically Ossi" and "typically Wessi" are still bandied about. We've selected some of the most common cliches.
The Berlin Wall fell 25 years ago. Germany has since grown up, and a whole generation that never knew divided Germany has grown up with unity. People like DW's Greta Hamann.
When Germany celebrates the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, young people probably won't be paying much attention. It means little to the children of the generation whose lives it changed the most.
For the first time, the alleged right-wing terrorist speaks in person. DW's Marcel Fürstenau believes that this is a tactical maneuver.
As the Paris Motor Show opens, it's the Paris climate accord on the mind of Germany's Greens. They're calling for a stop to all new petrol and diesel cars in Germany starting in 2030. The industry does not approve.
Two lions escaped from their cage at the Leipzig Zoo overnight. For one of the animals, the incident ended tragically.
More than three years into her trial for racially motivated crimes, alleged neo-Nazi group member Beate Zschäpe rose to speak. Anyone hoping for an explanation was left disappointed, legal expert Ernst Fricke tells DW.
In revising commercial inheritance tax codes, German lawmakers are trying to balance social equity with the interests of family-run businesses. But few people are thrilled with the compromise that's been reached.
Earlier this week, the Saxon capital of Dresden was rocked by two apparently xenophobic bomb attacks. Linda Vierecke reports on how people are coping after the explosions.
A man was discovered trying to bring two World War II-era hand grenades through security at Hamburg's airport. Police and firefighters rushed to the scene in response to the incident.
A woman who gave birth while reportedly being held captive by Islamist fighters in Syria has been freed, the foreign ministry says. It is unclear whether the woman is a freelance journalist who disappeared last October.
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