Hours before it opens, customers are already lined up outside the Weco fireworks company in the town of Eitorf in western Germany. Sales are limited to 3 packages per person. And this year, the company has added some 50 new products to its lineup.
Whoever wants to celebrate the turn of the year in the German capital has to pay an average of 68 percent more than usual for an overnight stay in a hotel room. This is the most expensive in Germany.
DW commissioned the Jordan-based group Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism to find out where terrorist groups waging Yemen's devastating conflict are procuring vast weapons stockpiles. The conclusion: Europe.
Over the Christmas holiday period animal shelters in Germany are stopping people from taking pets home. They say that anyone who does not understand why is probably the wrong person to adopt.
Many countries launch the New Year with colorful fireworks. There are usually all sorts of different end-of-year customs and traditions as well. How does Germany celebrate? We have five questions for you.
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