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.
Britain has been a favorite destination for young Greeks fleeing a youth unemployment rate of over 50 percent at home. But now, post-Brexit, many are concerned about their future, as Nick Barnets reports from London.
Thousands of mostly young anti-Brexit demonstrators have marched through London to urge parliament to keep Britain in the EU. Tory premiership contenders say they won't invoke the bloc's formal exit procedure this year.
Germany's top diplomat, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, called for talks to start "as soon as possible," after he met with representatives of the EU's founding nations. His colleagues also pressed London to seek talks soon.
The decision to exclude Russian team from the Paralympic Games was "cynical," said President Vladimir Putin while welcoming the athletes from Rio. After the ceremony, Olympic medalists were given keys to new BMWs.
The German Red Cross expects around 3,000 calls for help by the end of 2016 from refugees who have lost track of family members on their perilous journey. A large number of requests come from minors.
The Mayor of Luckenwalde, eastern Germany, has sacked a Palestinian intern for refusing to remove her headscarf at work. Elisabeth Herzog-von der Heide said the garment violated the neutrality of the town hall.
President of Germany's Bundestag Norbert Lammert has called for checks on MPs office expenses in light of a scandal dating back to 2009. Several MPs reportedly spent tens of thouands on luxury stationary from Montblanc.
Books and theater are out, digital fun is in, according to a recent survey on Germans' favorite pastimes. Meeting with friends and having sex are also less common - but Germans love the internet.
German film? Nazi epics and East German dramas come to mind. That's why it's a smart move that Germany has submitted the hilarious comedy "Toni Erdmann" for an Oscar, writes DW's Jochen Kürten.
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