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.
Munich police have said the suspected attacker exhibited "signs of depression". Expert Georg Fiedler comments.
Makeshift memorials have sprung up, but many mourners just want to do their public grieving in peace.
Prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet has been buried in his homeland of Belarus. Hundreds gathered to mourn the 44-year-old who was killed when the car he was driving exploded in Kyiv.
Chris Froome survived a wet and wild stage 20 to defend the yellow jersey. He will now triumph when the race concludes in Paris on Sunday. Jon Izaguirre won the penultimate test of the 2016 Tour de France.
Emigration has led to positive outcomes for migrants, and for the EU as a whole. Yet it may also have slowed growth and income convergence in the 20 Eastern European economies that were studied in the new IMF report.
Nico Rosberg will start first in the Hungarian Grand Prix after a rainy qualifying. The German Mercedes driver grabbed pole position with his final lap in a day that was full of drama - and water.
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