Tens of thousands of young people from southern Europe's crisis-stricken countries are escaping to London to find work. But as Stephen Beard discovers, many of them have had to settle for far less than their dream job.
The European Central Bank has implemented a plan to ease the eurozone crisis by printing money and buying government bonds. Prominent figures in Germany were unimpressed, charging the bank with overstepping its bounds.
The UK tabloids have softened their attitudes to Germany, after years of mostly poking fun at the country. But Germany's taskmaster attitude during the Greek crisis might change that. Samira Shackle reports from London.
Within a generation, South Korea managed to transform its economy from one of the poorest to one of the richest in the world. At the heart of this change lies innovation. But can the country keep up with the competition?
The comedian under investigation for allegedly insulting the Turkish president has criticized the German leader for allowing the probe to proceed. A 19th-century law criminalizes 'insulting' foreign heads of state.
Some 477,000 refugees in 2015 applied for asylum in Germany – the highest number ever. But, thus far, the booming German labor market has been no use to them. They face many obstacles entering the labor market.
Head of the far-right 'Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West' (PEGIDA) movement, Lutz Bachmann, has been found guilty of inciting hated. He has been handed a fine of almost 10,000 euros.
A facial recognition app has been used to maliciously unveil the identities of Russian sex workers. Digital rights experts have warned that such technologies may undermine any semblance of privacy in the near future.
The family restaurant ‘Elkano‘ in a fishing village on the Bay of Biscay some 15 miles west of San Sebastian was awarded a Michelin star in 2015. Their simplest dish made them famous: Turbot grilled over oak charcoal.
It is one of Germany's favorite cars: The Golf and its sporty version the Golf GTI. The little racer was launched in 1976 and still has cult status.
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