There are those who do and those who don't, but when it comes to the tipping culture in Germany, there's more to it than a simple yes-no divide. It's a nuanced and anarchic affair, as WorldLink columnist Tamsin Walker found out.
With at least half of Berliners living in one-person households, the potential for isolation, particularly among older generations, is rife. Tamsin Walker looks at how the city is dealing with late-life loneliness.
American troops have been stationed in Germany since World War II. The photo exhibition "Little America" at the Allied Museum in Berlin gives a rare glimpse into the lives of soldiers and their families.
Berlin Mayor Michael Müller wants Germany to introduce what he terms a solidarity-based basic income. While some say his label isn't accurate, the plan throws critical light on the country's welfare program, Hartz IV.
The EU has recalled its ambassador to Russia in response to a poisoning, but Paris and Berlin want further action. Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel stood side by side as they went on to condemn US tariffs.
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