Capital of southern German state of Bavaria, home to FC Bayern Munich, BMW, Germany's second-busiest airport, Oktoberfest, and to roughly 1.4 million people.
Munich has the strongest economy and lowest unemployment rate of the four German cities with more than a million inhabitants. Also the host of the 1972 Summer Olympics, Munich is an economic center in southern Germany, hoe to companies including Siemens AG, BMW, Allianz and Linde. This page collates DW's latest content related to Munich.
Questioned about human rights abuses in Qatar, Bayern Munich boss Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has insisted that his club's involvement in the country has brought improvements. But human rights activists are not convinced.
World champions Bayern lost in Frankfurt, allowing RB Leipzig to close the gap. Elsewhere, a virtuoso performance by Erling Haaland in the Ruhr Derby put Schalke in big trouble while Gladbach also capped a bad week.
Eintracht Frankfurt pulled off a season-defining victory against Bayern Munich on Saturday. The result strengthens Frankfurt's claim for a Champions League place and weakens Bayern Munich's place at the top of the table.
At the Munich Security Conference, Joe Biden proclaimed the revival of the trans-Atlantic alliance with a forward-looking agenda that puts democratic resilience first. But the US still has much to prove to a wary Europe.
When Bayern sealed their sixth trophy under Hansi Flick, many would have written off this year's Bundesliga title race. But Eintracht Frankfurt face the Bavarians with an arsenal capable of blowing the race wide open.
Donald Trump's four years as US president shook the trans-Atlantic relationship. On Friday, the Munich Security Conference brings together Biden, Merkel, Macron and Johnson for an event that could help to rebuild ties.
Bayern swapped the Qatar sun for the Munich snow and Leroy Sane tentatively came in from the cold with two assists in the 3-3 draw with Arminia Bielefeld. He can improve but made a difference in a riveting encounter.