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.
The socialist Left party could win its first state premiership in Germany on Sunday at the Thuringia election, in coalition with the center-left SPD. Bodo Ramelow is ready for the job.
Germany is mulling legal recourse for men whose children were - unbeknownst to them - fathered by another man.
Refugee Samaneh Faramarzi needs patience before her new life can begin in Germany.
Volkswagen HQ in Wolfsburg isn’t the only place where the consequences of the dieselgate scandal are being felt. Cities that host VW’s production facilities must also rejig their budgets as VW pays fewer taxes.
Many open-air museums in Germany reconstruct daily life as it was in olden days. But in Kommern, it is not just about the maintenance of centuries old monuments but about highlighting more recent architecture as well.
Turkmenistan has expressed its interest in delivering gas to EU member countries as soon as possible, the Central Asian republic's leader has said during a visit to Berlin. But transit countries would have to agree.
We are approaching the end of European football's summer transfer window. DW keeps you up to date on the latest player movements and rumors, with a particular focus on the Bundesliga.
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