Düsseldorf is the capital city of the western German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, and the country's seventh most populous city.
The city on the River Rhine is an international business and financial centre. Düsseldorf is also renowned for its fashion and trade fairs, and its academy of fine arts. Among the top ten most livable cities: global consultant Mercer in 2017 ranked Düsseldorf 6th in its 19th annual quality of living survey.
Schalke's disastrous season reached a new low as the Royal Blues were humiliated by Düsseldorf. With sporting director Heidel already gone and coach Tedesco in the firing line, DW asks: where do Schalke go from here?
A German hospital is using doubts surrounding Brexit to recruit Polish nurses. The university hospital of Dusseldorf is in dire need of nursing staff and is capitalising on the lack of clarity around the legal situation of EU residents in the United Kingdom if Britain leaves the European Union on March 29.