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Berlin after the Wall – then and now

The photographer Colin McPherson began documenting Berlin in the years after the fall of the Wall in 1989, looking at how the redevelopment of the ci...

Berlin after the Wall – then and now

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Berliners tried to send Trump a piece of the Berlin Wall with a message saying 'no wall lasts forever' YouTube/Justin Rohrlich Berliners tried to send President Donald Trump a chunk of the Berlin Wall on Saturday, along with a message saying "no wall l...
03:12, 2019-11-10

Where to see the Berlin Wall Anyone traveling to the capital of Germany can visit the remains of the 155-kilometer Berlin Wall. CNN Travel details where to see specific sites, wh...
12:08, 2019-11-08

The day the Berlin Wall came down The Cold War, a global power struggle between dictatorship and democracy, ended in Berlin on November 9, 1989. The course of history, however, was se...
01:28, 2019-11-09

Discovering the Berlin Wall 30 years later Today, the Berlin Wall appears as a photo stop at Checkpoint Charlie or as graffiti artwork at the East Side Gallery. DW’s Hallie Rawlinson retraces ...
17:44, 2019-10-08

Experience: I tunnelled under the Berlin Wall My real fear was the border guards and Stasi, who were listening for movement beneath the ground and digging their own tunnels to intercept oursIn 19...
12:00, 2019-07-12

Berlin Wall VR: ‘I was looking into my grandma’s eyes’ Thirty years after fall of the Berlin Wall, a new experience recreates what life was like....
03:20, 2019-11-09

Berlin Wall: GDR relics to see, 30 years on The 30th anniversary of the fall of the Wall marks a great chance to see these fascinating, and less-well-known, reminders of a divided cityAlthough ...
07:44, 2019-10-29

Remembering the Berlin Wall – in pictures The order for work to start on building the Berlin Wall was issued on 13 August 1961. East German guards sealed the border, preventing an exodus to t...
09:04, 2019-08-13

11 US cities where you can see pieces of the Berlin Wall The fall of the Berlin Wall has been remembered around the world by its pieces. Check out where the closest piece to you is.     ...
13:52, 2019-11-08

Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first re-united on the dancefloor' Berliners recall how illegal raves helped reunite their city and country after the fall of the wall....
03:28, 2019-11-09

1961: What Germany was like when the Berlin Wall was built Construction of the Berlin Wall began on August 13, 1961 – the same year birth control was introduced in Germany. It was also the beginning of what w...
08:04, 2019-08-13

How a 1976 concert shook the Berlin Wall East German musician Wolf Biermann took the stage in West Germany in November 1976. His performance unleashed a chain reaction of criticism from both...
15:52, 2019-11-04

'Witnesses of history': the man who kept slabs of the Berlin Wall Hans Martin Fleischer bought the sections on impulse in 1990. His luck trying to sell them ran out, so he held on.“The Berlin Wall was lifted – it di...
10:20, 2019-11-08

Fall of the Berlin Wall remembered in S. Africa Three months after the Berlin Wall came down, Nelson Mandela walked out of prison. On the weekend, guests at Germany's embassy in South Africa looked...
19:12, 2019-11-10

Berlin Wall: 'Germany was first reunited on the dancefloor' Berliners recall how illegal raves helped reunite their city and country after the fall of the wall....
07:56, 2019-11-11

30 years after the Berlin Wall: An African perspective Three decades after the fall of the Berlin wall, reporters from DW’s Africa department set out to discover what has changed in eastern Germany. Join ...
15:24, 2019-11-05

Back to the wall: cycling Berlin's Mauerweg As the 30th anniversary of its fall approaches, a cycle ride along the route of the Berlin Wall reveals a once-divided city now open and welcomingIt ...
12:28, 2019-06-15

Berlin honors victims 58 years after the Wall was built Victims of Berlin’s former Soviet-era Wall, whose construction began 58 years ago, are being remembered in the capital. German President Frank-Walter...
14:24, 2019-08-13

30 Years After the Fall of the Berlin Wall, East German Art Gets Its Due “Point of No Return,” an exhibition marking the anniversary, shows that not all artists celebrated the historic events of 1989....
18:28, 2019-07-24

Beyond the Wall: East Berlin's many faces explored in exhibition East Berlin was the center of power in communist East Germany, but it was also a city where subversive currents thrived. The exhibition "East Berlin....
16:56, 2019-05-10

‘I was sleeping when the Wall fell’: Berlin stories, 30 years on The years leading up to – and just after – the fall of the Berlin Wall are filled with vivid and poignant memories for these locals from both East an...
07:44, 2019-11-06

Massa "disappointed" by mistakes that led to Berlin FE wall strikes Ex-Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa says he is "disappointed" with the mistakes he made in ABB FIA Formula E's Berlin E-Prix last weekend...
14:12, 2019-05-27

From a picnic to the Berlin Wall: my 1989 summer of revolution An award-winning foreign correspondent looks back on the human stories that helped bring down the Berlin Wall and East Germany’s regimeIt should have...
17:56, 2019-08-31

Rammstein's second single 'Radio' debuts on a Berlin wall Following Rammstein's incendiary "Deutschland" video, the band is back with another single — and more ingenious promotion — as the song "Radio" is sc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany marks 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall Berlin was the scene of day-long celebrations to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the wall that divided the city. Angela Merkel vowed ...
02:24, 2019-11-10

Bits of Berlin Wall make their way into art pieces around the world BERLIN — For nearly three decades, the Berlin Wall encircled West Berlin, built by communist East German authorities ostensibly to protect the countr...
20:44, 2019-11-05

Germany marks 30 years since fall of the Berlin Wall Crowds gathered across Germany's capital to mark 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall....
17:48, 2019-11-09

'It was gut-wrenching': Berlin Wall tunnellers recall 1971 capture Tunnel built to aid escape East Berlin is excavated and opened to public for first timeA tunnel built under the Berlin Wall to allow dozens of East G...
19:36, 2019-11-07

Germany, allies mark 30 years since Berlin Wall fell BERLIN (AP) — Germany marked the 30th anniversary Saturday of the opening of the Berlin Wall, a pivotal moment in the events that brought down Commun...
17:04, 2019-11-09

21 stunning photos from the night the Berlin Wall came tumbling down 30 years ago Str Old The Berlin Wall came tumbling down on November 9, 1989, reuniting East and West Germany, and foreshadowing the fall of the Soviet Union. It s...
15:32, 2019-11-08

The Fall of the Berlin Wall: Thirty Years After the Peaceful Revolution As nationalism sees a rebirth in Europe, countries once under Communist rule mark one of the most dramatic moments in modern history....
12:33, 2019-10-23

Who tore down the Berlin Wall? Not David Hasselhoff, but Germans still love him David Hasselhoff's legacy in Germany is inextricably linked to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Here's why he's still beloved by many Germans.  ...
17:56, 2019-11-08

Germany: Merkel thanks Hungary for its role in fall of Berlin Wall Ahead of her trip to Hungary, German Chancellor Angela Merkel thanked the eastern European nation for opening its border to East Germans three decade...
19:08, 2019-08-17

Berlin Wall remnants divide council in Christchurch, New Zealand Two Berlin Wall slabs gifted to Christchurch, New Zealand have sparked division. Some city councilors don't want them sited on Victoria Square, a mul...
20:44, 2019-06-14

Germany: Escape tunnel under Berlin Wall opens to public A tunnel underneath the Berlin Wall opened to the public the first time amid celebrations to of the 30-year anniversary of the fall of the Wall. The ...
19:44, 2019-11-07

'It was gut-wrenching': Berlin Wall tunneller recalls 1971 capture Tunnel to East Berlin filled in by Stasi is excavated and opened to public for first timeA tunnel built under the Berlin Wall to allow dozens of East...
21:00, 2019-11-07

'Why can't we put it here?' Reagan's return to Berlin Wall paved by top Trump ambassador Richard Grenell, the U.S. ambassador to Germany and an 18-year diplomat, has always been a fan and student of former President Ronald Reagan, ever si...
16:56, 2019-11-15

‘We finished every bottle!’ Berlin's cultural legends on the night the Wall came down It divided families, trapped half a city and symbolised the Cold War. Then, 30 years ago this Saturday, the Berlin wall fell. Wim Wenders, Ute Lemper...
14:20, 2019-11-05

Berlin marks 30 years since fall of the wall in reflective mood From Angela Merkel to some of those brimming with optimism in 1989, there was a sense of cherished values on the waneThirty years ago, Elfriede Begri...
17:36, 2019-11-09

How the press in Eastern Europe reacted to the fall of the Berlin Wall The Romanian newspapers were silent; the Croatian ones cheered along with everyone. And the Berlin state paper didn't even mention the fall of the Be...
12:32, 2019-11-08

Huawei’s Ken Hu calls for industry support as he compares trade ban to Berlin Wall Huawei's Ken Hu called for support and unity as the Chinese company reels from a U.S.-led trade ban, and drew striking comparisons with the Cold War....
12:28, 2019-05-24

Germany prepares to mark 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall - in pictures As the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall approaches on 9 November, photographer Andy Hall visits the once-divided capital Continue read...
08:32, 2019-11-04

Why did so many people risk trying to cross the Berlin Wall – weren’t there less risky routes? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and...
16:36, 2019-11-12

Here's The Big Two-Stroke Parade Of Trabants And Wartburgs To Celebrate The Fall Of The Berlin Wall In what is very likely the smokiest, smelliest tribute to human freedom ever, a parade of around 65 Trabants, Wartburgs, and the occasional Barkas va...
20:00, 2019-11-11

Angela Merkel hails Germany's progress since fall of Berlin Wall The chancellor said much has been achieved since the two Germany's were reunited in 1990. Ahead of German Unity Day, Angela Merkel called for equal l...
15:28, 2019-09-28

German leaders mark fall of Berlin Wall with warning about democracy President Frank-Walter Steinmeier urges allies to fight for peaceful and united EuropeGermany marked the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin W...
16:44, 2019-11-09

+++ Germany celebrates 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall — live updates +++ Nationwide celebrations have kicked off in Germany to mark 30 years since the Berlin Wall came down. President Frank-Walter Steinmeier is welcoming l...
10:04, 2019-11-09

Watching the fall of the Berlin Wall: 'I downed almost an entire bottle of schnapps' Thirty years after the events of 9 November 1989, five German writers reflect on the day they woke to a united countryby Jenny Erpenbeck, born in Eas...
07:20, 2019-11-09

35 photos show unexpected places the Berlin Wall ended up around the world Hilton Anatole After the Berlin Wall came down on November 9, 1989, pieces of it scattered around the world. These photos show the surprising places ...
21:00, 2019-11-08

‘It teaches us’: Germany marks 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall Leaders from Germany, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic attended a ceremony at Bernauer Strasse -- where one of the last parts of the ...
18:44, 2019-11-09

World has failed to learn lessons of Berlin Wall, say film-makers Directors taking part in two UK film seasons believe separation is becoming more prevalentThirty years on from the fall of the Berlin Wall, film-make...
15:36, 2019-11-08

Angela Merkel's American dream — if the Berlin Wall hadn't fallen If the Berlin Wall had never fallen in 1989, today the German Chancellor might be on a road trip through the US and listening to Bruce Springsteen, s...
18:48, 2019-11-05

Chocolatier creates edible Berlin Wall to commemorate 1989 fall First as tragedy, then as chocolate. A chocolatier in France celebrated 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall by building his very own chocolate...
21:04, 2019-11-09

Germans divided on unity legacy 30 years after fall of Berlin Wall Fewer eastern Germans feel reunification has been benefical than was the case ten years ago, a new survey has found. A majority of Germans agreed, ho...
23:36, 2019-11-07

German novelists on the fall of the Berlin wall: ‘It was a source of energy we lived off for years’ Thirty years ago, the people of Berlin brought down the wall that had cut through their city since 1961. Here five writers, from both sides of the di...
16:32, 2019-11-03

The Berlin Wall has been gone longer than it stood. Here's how the 28-mile blockade looks today compared to 1989. Lionel Cironneau/AP The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago on November 9, 1989. Many areas where the wall once stood show no vestiges of it today. These p...
15:36, 2019-11-07

Berlin Wall pills: a cure for emotional trauma – or royal-endorsed quackery? The homeopathic pills, made from ground-up pieces of the Berlin Wall, supposedly help overcome ‘emotional barriers’, and are available at the royal f...
23:48, 2019-08-21

German Chancellor Angela Merkel marks 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall The collapse of the Berlin Wall “proves that no wall is so high and so strong that we could not break it,” German Chancellor Angela Merke...
18:52, 2019-11-09

In place of Berlin’s Wall now stands a barrier of sullen resentment | Neal Ascherson Reunification has only fed resentment and alienation among the ‘losers’ of the old East GermanyBut then, once in a lifetimeThe longed-for tidal waveO...
10:44, 2019-11-10

Berlin Wall fall 30th anniversary: The greatest escape bids from East to West 30 years after the Berlin Wall fell, we recall the greatest escape bids from the East to the West of the divided nation...
01:00, 2019-11-07

The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago. Here's how people who were there in 1989 remember the historic 'Mauerfall' today. Associated Press/Lionel Cironneau The Berlin Wall fell 30 years ago, on November 9, 1989. It was a moment that shocked the world and marked the begin...
14:24, 2019-11-08

Ronald Reagan statue to be installed in Germany, marking 30 years since fall of Berlin Wall BERLIN — The U.S. Embassy in Berlin is unveiling a statue of Ronald Reagan, a tribute to the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on a sit...
15:20, 2019-11-08

Rep. French Hill: 30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, America can't repeat East Germany's mistakes Crossing Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin in 1986 was a surreal experience. As part of a United States Army escort, we left prosperous West Berlin and en...
07:00, 2019-11-09

‘I Was Just a Man Who Sang a Song About Freedom’: 30 Years Later, David Hasselhoff Looks Back on His Surprising Role in the Fall of the Berlin Wall Saturday marks the 30th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall, when, on Nov. 9, 1989, Berliners breached the 12-ft.-high wall that had divided t...
17:32, 2019-11-07

Reagan just got a statue in Germany to mark 30 years since the Berlin Wall fell. Here are 15 other unexpected places where statues of US presidents can be found. Bela Szandelszky / AP The Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Paraguay, Poland, Russia, and the United Kingdom all have former US presi...
22:00, 2019-11-08

Opinion: Union Berlin are good for football in Berlin and eastern Germany The cult club from Köpenick have been promoted to the Bundesliga for the first time in their history. In an age of rampant commercialization, Union B...
18:28, 2019-05-28

Berlin in Petrenko fever: His inaugural concert with the Berlin Philharmonic Four years ago, Kirill Petrenko was elected principal conductor of the orchestra, one steeped in tradition. At his first official concert in that fun...
20:32, 2019-08-24

Wall-to-wall impeachment coverage is not changing any minds. Here’s how journalists can reach the undecided. After endless testimony, reporting and punditry, maybe it’s time to do something different....
13:24, 2019-12-05

Wall-to-wall Europe: the continent's manmade barriers – in pictures As barriers continue to rise up all over Europe, a new documentary photography exhibition investigates walls, fences and defence lines and the dramas...
08:44, 2019-07-16

Take Advantage Of Your Corner Wall Space With This 5-Tier Wall Mount If you’re always looking for the best way to use every inch of space in your home, corner shelves are the way to go. Corners are often just wasted sp...
20:08, 2019-05-20

Farmhouse design without the monograms, wall-to-wall shiplap and kitsch Antique dealer and author Kim Leggett talks about taking a more minimalist approach to this cozy aesthetic....
13:12, 2019-11-21

Donors to the ‘We Build the Wall’ GoFundMe Page Want to Know Where the Wall Is A GoFundMe Page called “We Build the Wall” has managed to raise well over $22 million from hundreds of thousands of donors over the past five months....
22:28, 2019-05-12

Robert Mueller’s brief remarks get wall-to-wall coverage NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Mueller spoke for only 10 minutes, and his statements yielded no new information on the Russia probe. But for much of the Amer...
22:20, 2019-05-29

36 Hours in Berlin November marks the 30th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s fall. You can still get a sense of what it was like during the Cold War, via fascinating mus...
10:12, 2019-10-31

What does Berlin have that NYC doesn't? The legendary image of Berlin as a free-spirited domain where underground culture thrives has attracted a great number of expats. But some New Yorker...
15:32, 2019-06-13

Berlin: a double take The division of Berlin until the fall of the Wall in 1989 meant that many things in the city were doubled: two zoos, two television towers, two main ...
11:04, 2019-11-06

Berlin and Beyond: So over plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
12:48, 2019-07-03

Germany's 16 states: Berlin 2019 Berlin celebrates itself — as a city of modernity, of women, of freedom. With 100 years of Bauhaus, 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall a...
11:44, 2019-06-19

Audre Lorde’s Berlin Following in the footsteps of the self-described “black feminist lesbian poet,” whose ideas caught fire in a city she cherished and criticized....
12:48, 2019-07-19

Berlin, capital of loneliness The Christian Democrats in Berlin are calling for a special commissioner for loneliness as isolation plagues the metropolis. The loneliness epidemic ...
14:56, 2019-10-17

Berlin TV Tower turns 50 It served as a symbol of communist power and remains a remarkable landmark of the now reunited city: the Fernsehturm on Alexanderplatz was inaugurate...
10:52, 2019-10-03

GHB: The new old drug taking over Berlin It's cheap, easy to make, and incredibly dangerous, and Berlin's night clubs may be complicit its trade and use. But targeting the clubs would also d...
15:24, 2019-05-10

The Lost Jewish Brands of Berlin Once upon a time the German capital had a thriving fashion industry run by Jews. The Nazis destroyed it. Now one company is trying to bring it back....
11:52, 2019-12-05

A gay penguin couple adopted an egg in a Berlin zoo After fruitless attempts to hatch stones and fish, a gay penguin couple at a German zoo may finally parent a chick of their own....
00:08, 2019-08-14

Tesla’s Winding Road to Berlin Elon Musk’s announcement of a factory in Germany took the industry by surprise, but the deal had been in the works for months....
22:40, 2019-11-20

American attacked in Berlin after saying he's Jewish Police are investigating the incident as an anti-Semitic crime. Germany's anti-Semitism commissioner says the rise in such crimes is "alarming."...
00:16, 2019-06-21

Berlin: 10,000 march against anti-Semitism The solemn march in Germany's capital was a sign of solidarity after a deadly attack on a synagogue in Halle. Meanwhile, Interior Minister Horst Seeh...
19:04, 2019-10-13

Google to open new Berlin office The US tech giant has planned several hundred new jobs for the new office. Locals have rejected Google's previous plans for a start-up campus over co...
19:04, 2019-06-02

Germany: Jewish man attacked in Berlin German police are looking for two men who attacked a man wearing Jewish clothing while he was walking in Berlin. The number of violent anti-Semitic a...
14:56, 2019-08-14

Berlin's new airport: 'This time it will happen' Authorities have set an opening date for Berlin's new airport, again. Many such dates have come and gone, but this one might actually stick, politici...
21:20, 2019-11-30

Several injured after man urinates off Berlin bridge Sixteen rescue workers reponded to the incident triggered by a man urinating off a Berlin bridge onto a tour boat....
04:56, 2019-06-22

Techno in Berlin: After the hype, the downfall? Berlin is considered the mecca of free, untamed techno. But for how long? The clubs are taking a beating from big investors, gentrification and techn...
16:16, 2019-07-01

Why nightingales love scruffy Berlin Berlin attracts more nightingales than almost any other European city. Although it's not an urban species, the little bird with the big voice seems t...
12:48, 2019-05-03

Museums at night — a Berlin invention This weekend Berlin is holding another Long Night of Museums. There are now events like this in more than 120 cities worldwide, but Berlin is home to...
14:00, 2019-08-30

Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie to get a facelift The heart of a once divided city is now a bewildering tourist destination that welcomes thousands every day. Berlin's government plans to build a pub...
05:36, 2019-12-04

World War II bomb discovered in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said the detonator of the 100-kilogram behemoth ...
00:40, 2019-06-15

Berlin to freeze rents for five years Renters are increasingly unable to afford housing in Berlin. An influential property-owners' association has called for landlords to raise rents befo...
16:40, 2019-06-18

The ex-gangster in Berlin who hid his Jewish identity The movie "Wet Dog," set in a largely Muslim Berlin neighborhood, looks into how religious identity can ruin friendships. The film modernizes events ...
17:24, 2019-10-31

Berlin street swarmed by 30,000 bees Tens of thousands of bees brought traffic in a busy street in Berlin's Neuköln district to a stop. Local beekeepers intervened within minutes of poli...
04:44, 2019-05-19

World War II bomb defused in Berlin A World War II bomb has been found and defused near the German capital's famous Alexanderplatz. Authorities have said they were able to safely destro...
02:32, 2019-06-15

Berlin startup fashion label: It's all in the bag A couple of years ago, a Berlin-based entrepreneur took a risky decision of starting yet another fashion label in a crowded market and focusing on ba...
13:00, 2019-06-06

Germany's Merkel seen shaking again in Berlin Angela Merkel's has again been seen shaking at a public appointment, after a previous incident was attributed to heat and dehydration. Germany is in ...
11:00, 2019-06-27

Rabbi spat on and cursed at in Berlin Rabbi Yehuda Teichtal said two men spat on him while he was walking home from the synagogue with his son. German police are investigating the inciden...
17:36, 2019-07-31

Travelers get used to unfinished Berlin airport Having seen numerous delays, Berlin's new airport is scheduled to open in October 2020. But even that deadline is now being questioned. Travelers are...
11:24, 2019-05-14

Berlin to get its first Arabic radio station The local media council said Arabic programing would add to the diversity of radio offerings in the German capital. Arabs from more than 20 countries...
01:12, 2019-11-15

Here is everything we know so far about Elon Musk's new Tesla factory in Berlin Reuters Elon Musk announced on Tuesday that Tesla's first European factory will be built in Grünheide, close to Berlin, Germany. Even though the...
20:04, 2019-11-13

Berlin: Four killed in accident as car mounts sidewalk Among those killed were the driver and a toddler. Police have said they believe the fatal crash was a traffic accident, not a deliberate act....
04:40, 2019-09-07

Berlin: Same-sex penguin couple's egg fails to hatch Hopes had been high for Skipper and Ping, two male emperor penguins who had long been trying to start a family. "Surely they will get the chance to b...
07:52, 2019-09-06

Climate activists block key traffic hub in Berlin Dozens of climate change activists blocked traffic at a main square in Berlin on Monday, kicking off a week of protests intended to force the German ...
12:00, 2019-10-07

Long, Dark Nights in Berlin’s Theaters Berlin’s theater season opens with directors taking audiences through the fog of war, down the gloomy tunnels of cyberspace and into a world without ...
13:36, 2019-10-10

The Berlin apartment: living with the ghosts of the past Architect Gisbert Pöppler’s home is a shrine to the city’s past – and a collection he’s built up over the 30 years since the Wall came downWhenever G...
12:24, 2019-10-12

Union Berlin secure first ever Bundesliga promotion For the first time in seven years, a second-division side has won the Bundesliga relegation playoff. Union Berlin held on to secure a 0-0 draw in the...
22:48, 2019-05-27

Anything Goes in Berlin’s Clubs. But Are Bouncers Killing the Vibe? Some partygoers say heavy-handed security staff and racist door policies are ruining the tolerant atmosphere of the city’s club scene....
16:20, 2019-11-14

Berlin and Beyond: Time for Germany to ban plastic bags As the world celebrates International Plastic Bag Free Day, a growing number of countries are using legislation to eradicate these single-use items. ...
09:00, 2019-07-05

Berlin to Shell: Remove old oil platforms in North Sea Shell’s refusal to fully remove four old oil platforms has prompted a special North Sea treaty meeting called by Germany. Environmentalists suspect o...
02:20, 2019-10-17

Director of Jewish Museum Berlin resigns The director of the Jewish Museum Berlin, Peter Schäfer, has resigned following criticism from the Central Council of Jews. At issue were a museum ex...
01:32, 2019-06-15

Hells Angels sentenced for murder in Berlin A German court has sentenced the leader of Hells Angels Berlin charter to life in prison over an apparent revenge killing. Under his orders, a group ...
21:00, 2019-10-01

Berlin's Club der Visionäre damaged in blaze Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been partially gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responde...
22:00, 2019-06-15

Berlin's Club der Visionäre 'burned down almost completely' Club der Visionäre, a well-known party spot in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, has been gutted by a fire, authorities said. Emergency responders managed...
15:28, 2019-06-15

Tesla factory outside Berlin to cost €4 billion New details have emerged about Tesla's plans for a brand-new "Gigafactory" outside of Berlin. The massive project is set to bring thousands of jobs t...
18:24, 2019-11-17

Berlin takes a new approach to the Three Seas Initiative Germany is begun to show support for the eastern European initiative. President Steinmeier is traveling to Ljubljana to meet with the group, as the r...
23:56, 2019-06-05

Berlin's celebrated Zoo Palast cinema turns 100 When a vast movie theater near Berlin's central Zoo railway station was revamped and opened on September 18, 1919 with the premiere of Ernst Lubitch'...
15:08, 2019-09-18

Vonovia threatens repercussions over Berlin rent cap Germany’s biggest landlord is not concerned the 10% rent freeze planned by Berlin's city government for the next five years will dampen profit foreca...
19:24, 2019-06-25

Germany’s Merkel shaking again at event in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has appeared unsteady and shaking for the second time in 10 days at a ceremony in Berlin. The brief inc...
09:40, 2019-06-27

Critic’s Notebook: A Mixed Bag of New Plays in Berlin The Schaubühne’s FIND Festival showcases new theater from around the world, from Brussels to Santiago, Chile, and Montreal to Barcelona, Spain....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Man convicted of killing Berlin woman after 32 years A German court has sentenced a man to life in prison for brutally killing a woman over three decades ago. Investigators tracked down the defendant th...
18:32, 2019-09-17

Tesla to build first European factory in Berlin Elon Musk says "outstanding" German engineering is part of the reason he picked the new factory site....
09:24, 2019-11-13

Brazilian Pentecostal church unwelcome in Berlin A Brazilian Pentecostal congregation wants to buy the New Nazareth Church in Berlin. The building is for sale, but local politicians don't want the e...
18:48, 2019-09-14

Berlin Zoo: First German-born pandas 'thriving' The panda twins born two weeks ago are showing first signs of how they'll look once they mature. Berlin Zoo has played down a newspaper poll suggesti...
15:36, 2019-09-14

Jürgen Klinsmann set for new Hertha Berlin role Former Bayern Munich and German and US national team coach Jürgen Klinsmann is joining the advisory board of Hertha Berlin. The ex-striker's return t...
16:00, 2019-11-08

Berlin's new rent freeze: How it compares globally Berlin's brand new rent freeze (and cap) is hardly unique among cities with pressured housing markets. But while other cities have stricter laws, Ber...
22:00, 2019-10-22

Thieves strike Berlin's Stasi Museum The burglars made off with artifacts, medals and jewelry from the museum dedicated to East Germany's infamous secret police. The heist came just days...
19:28, 2019-12-01

Berlin bans Checkpoint Charlie 'soldiers' Local authorities have revoked permission for actors to dress like US soldiers and take pictures with tourists. Police had reportedly requested the b...
15:52, 2019-11-04

Gay penguin couple adopt abandoned egg at Berlin Zoo Two gay male penguins have been caring for an abandoned egg in their long quest to become parents, Berlin Zoo has revealed....
18:44, 2019-08-12

Bees Swarm Berlin, Where Beekeeping Is Booming Berlin has more honeybee hives than it can manage, and experts say many of the beekeepers do not have enough time or training for the hobby....
16:44, 2019-08-11

Germany: Berlin tests driverless buses There's no steering wheel, no driver and no charge: Self-driving buses will trial in traffic in Berlin until the end of 2019....
19:48, 2019-08-16

Discover Planet Berlin: DW's new multimedia special People from 190 countries live in Berlin, bringing with them pieces of their homelands. DW presents a must-do travel guide to Berlin from its interna...
18:20, 2019-05-21

Berlin's Checkpoint Charlie to get radical redesign Checkpoint Charlie, the former border checkpoint between East and West Berlin, is set to get a major makeover after city authorities approved a redev...
14:24, 2019-12-04

New Berlin airport to finally open next October Germany's long-delayed Berlin Brandenburg Airport (BER) is set to finally be operational on October 31, 2020, nine years after it was supposed to ope...
15:24, 2019-11-29

Berlin's new BER airport finally tops-out Terminal 2 After 13 long years, the end seems to be in sight. The Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which was supposed to open in 2011, has topped off a...
04:20, 2019-07-31

‘Betrayal in Berlin’ Recaptures a Golden Era for Espionage Steve Vogel discusses his new book, about the digging of a tunnel under Berlin to intercept communications to and from Moscow in the 1950s....
23:00, 2019-10-07

Berlin's new BER airport finally tops out Terminal 2 After 13 long years, the end seems to be in sight. The Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, which was supposed to open in 2011, has topped out a...
09:52, 2019-07-31

Berlin politician defies far-right murder threat A prominent Berlin integration politician has made public a presumed far-right murder threat. Sawsan Chebli was told she would be "eliminated" if she...
21:04, 2019-12-02

Berlin could cap housing rents at under €8 per square meter Berlin could cap residential rents at €7.97 per square meter, German media report, citing a draft law. The measure is still subject to discussions an...
04:32, 2019-08-26

Berlin: 'Cocaine taxis' are a growing problem A rise in the number of 'cocaine taxis' delivering the drug to people's doorsteps has the Berlin police concerned. Cocaine is playing an increasing r...
08:24, 2019-10-21

‘This Is Not Berlin’ Review: A Teenager Learns to Let Loose The film explores cultural shifts in Mexico City a year after the devastating 1985 earthquake....
13:12, 2019-08-08

Buemi beats Vandoorne to pole in Berlin "Nissan e.dams driver Sebastien Buemi took pole position for ABB FIA Formula E’s race in Berlin ahead of fellow ex-Formula 1 racer Stoffel Vandoorne....
12:20, 2019-05-25

Berlin Airlift remembered, key moment in Cold War BERLIN (AP) — Berliners are celebrating the 70th anniversary of the day the Soviets lifted their blockade strangling West Berlin in the post-World Wa...
12:16, 2019-05-12

Berlin protest highlights plight of migrants in Med. BERLIN (AP) — Activists in Berlin have added a life vest to the German capital’s well-known “Molecule Man” statue to raise awarenes...
12:12, 2019-05-17

Berlin gets unwanted Ronald Reagan statue Ronald Reagan is already an honorary citizen of Berlin, so city authorities have always deemed a statue inappropriate. Nonetheless, a bronze replica ...
12:48, 2019-11-07

Berlin to open secondhand department stores The Berlin Senate wants to make secondhand clothing and products the norm, rather than seen as items only for people in need. To do this, it plans on...
22:24, 2019-11-06

Gay Penguins, and Their Hope for a Baby, Have Enchanted Berlin Two male penguins at Zoo Berlin have adopted an egg, delighting Germans and raising the prospect of the zoo’s first penguin chick in almost two decad...
18:48, 2019-08-14

Britain, bread and the Berlin blockade, 70 years on In the postwar years, the UK played a major role in breaking the Berlin blockade. Back then, the way to win hearts and minds for democracy was throug...
20:44, 2019-05-11

Debut with the Berlin Philharmonic: Santtu-Matias Rouvali A young conductor on the way up, and yet another musician from the small country of Finland to rock the world of classical music: Santtu-Matias Rouva...
10:24, 2019-09-26

Berlin Brandenburg: The airport with half a million faults Billions over budget, years late in opening, and still being rebuilt before a single plane has landed. What's gone so wrong at the new Berlin airport...
12:00, 2019-06-29

One of Opera’s Great Directors, Binge-Worthy in Berlin Over a long weekend recently, you could see three Komische Oper productions by Barrie Kosky, including a new staging of Henze’s rarity “The Bassarids...
20:20, 2019-10-28

German intelligence agencies open new spy school in Berlin BERLIN — Germany’s intelligence agencies are inaugurating a joint spy school in the heart of Berlin, a city that was dubbed the ‘capital of spies’ du...
18:28, 2019-11-12

Musk says Tesla will build Gigafactory 4 in ‘Berlin area’ Tesla’s Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Tuesday the electric car maker is going to build a new vehicle factory, “Gigafactory 4,” in t...
15:32, 2019-11-13

Rammstein on Tour: Live at the Berlin Olympic Stadium While every nuance of Rammstein’s tour makes the news in Germany on an almost daily basis, fans continue to devour the band's images, recordings and ...
15:20, 2019-06-26

René Pollesch to head Berlin's iconic Volksbühne The 56-year-old playwright and director will be the new director of Berlin's Volksbühne, Culture Senator Klaus Lederer confirmed on Wednesday. It's h...
13:36, 2019-06-12

Opinion: Berlin derby was an advert for German fan culture, but some went too far The football might have been underwhelming in the Berlin derby, but this was German fan culture at its best — until rockets were fired onto the pitch...
23:04, 2019-11-02

Giant panda gets CT scan for kidney exam in Berlin BERLIN — A Berlin zoo says a giant panda whose twin cubs have captured international attention has undergone a CT scan after veterinarians discovered...
17:32, 2019-11-13

Director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum quits following criticism BERLIN (AP) — The director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum is stepping down following strong criticism of the museum’s leadership by Germany...
19:52, 2019-06-14

Debut with the Berlin Philharmonic: Santtu Matias Rouvali A young conductor on the way up, and yet another musician from the small country of Finland to rock the world of classical music: Santtu Matias Rouva...
16:20, 2019-09-22

Controversial Palestinian rappers banned from performing in Berlin Known for their anti-Israel lyrics, Palestinian rappers Shadi Al-Bourini and Shadi Al-Najjar were due to headline a so-called "solidarity rally" held...
17:56, 2019-09-25

Berlin's bumbling beekeepers leave swarms without homes Inexperienced hobbyists force bees to search often in vain for suitable habitats across the cityHumans are not the only ones in Berlin struggling to ...
06:24, 2019-08-09

How Russian media are reporting on the murder of a Chechen man in Berlin In late August, a Chechen man was shot dead at a Berlin park. Western media reported that the suspect may have ties to Russian intelligence services ...
22:32, 2019-09-25

FU Berlin clears Family Minister Giffey of plagiarism German Family Minister Franziska Giffey may keep her academic doctorate title, Berlin's Free University has ruled. Plagiarism led to the downfalls of...
22:56, 2019-10-30

Opinion: The Shame of Berlin. Why can't the city build an airport? Berlin's unfinished airport just started adding a new terminal, even though the original structure is still not open. Despite a major test run of sys...
12:40, 2019-07-31

Felix Jaehn celebrates his journey — and Berlin Pride He shot to fame aged 19. Five years later, Felix Jaehn is one of the world's top DJs. His new single and recent coming-out as bisexual tell the story...
07:52, 2019-07-28

Berlin remembers homosexuals killed by Nazis in World War II Thousands of homosexuals murdered by the former Nazi regime have been remembered in Berlin. The ceremony began the capital’s annual pride parade insp...
18:44, 2019-07-27

Berlin zoo celebrates birth of twin panda cubs BERLIN — A zoo in Berlin is celebrating the arrival of two panda cubs, the first time one of the rare mammals has given birth in Germany. Zoo Berlin ...
22:52, 2019-09-02

Adorable pink panda cubs born at Berlin Zoo A pair of panda cub twins were born at a zoo in Berlin, Germany over the weekend, the first time the exotic animal has been born in the country....
21:08, 2019-09-02

German farmers protest against Berlin's agriculture policy Farmers have rallied in the western German city of Bonn to protest against what they see as excessive regulation. The German government recently agre...
21:12, 2019-10-14

Twin giant panda cubs born in Berlin Zoo Berlin Zoo welcomed twin giant panda cubs to the world on Saturday, the first time a panda has given birth in Germany....
14:12, 2019-09-02

Germany: Berlin reacts to far-right surge in eastern elections The far-right AfD may have come second in regional elections in Saxony and Brandenburg, but Germany's governing parties had been fearing even worse. ...
13:24, 2019-09-02

Berlin zoo celebrates rare birth of panda twins Meng Meng delivered two cubs, which must eventually be returned to ChinaBerlin zoo has said its resident panda Meng Meng has delivered twins, the fir...
12:52, 2019-09-02

Bundesliga Relegation Playoff Live: Stuttgart in Berlin The domestic season in Germany approaches an end. First, Union Berlin are hoping to be the first second-division team since 2012 to beat their top-fl...
17:40, 2019-05-27

A tale of two cities’ housing crises: Dublin and Berlin The German capital has become a minefield for renters and the problem is becoming increasingly politicized. But in the Irish capital, Dublin, the sit...
12:52, 2019-07-04

Far-right AfD bids to encircle Berlin as resentment and division grow State elections in Saxony and Brandenburg are the party’s first test in former East Germany – and it is on course to make big gainsCrucial elections ...
11:36, 2019-09-01

A tale of two cities' housing crises: Dublin and Berlin The German capital has become a minefield for renters and the problem is becoming increasingly politicized. But in the Irish capital, Dublin, the sit...
10:48, 2019-10-22

Chechen 'execution' in Berlin linked to Russian military The suspect in the killing of a Chechen dissident in Berlin holds a Russian passport. His papers indicate a possible link with Russian intelligence, ...
19:12, 2019-08-30

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on studen...
16:04, 2019-07-19

In Berlin, a Creative Paradise That’s Easiest to Reach by Boat Along the Spree River, artists are reviving sprawling industrial buildings in which to let their imaginations run wild....
00:00, 2019-10-08

Berlin spends nearly €1 billion buying back apartments The city-state is buying back 6,000 former public housing apartments to fight skyrocketing rent. But parties on all sides are criticizing the price t...
01:36, 2019-09-28

Thousands in Berlin protest Iran's political repression Opponents of Iran's theocratic government have rallied in Berlin to protest the country's human rights record. They urged potential investors not to ...
23:40, 2019-07-06

Berlin Social Democrats reject expropriation of homes Berlin's governing Social Democrats have voted against expropriating major developers to bring 240,000 apartments under public control. An initiative...
04:28, 2019-10-27

Bundesliga club Union Berlin: Between idealism and reality Union Berlin hold cult status for many fans as a club that stands for more than just football. Yet before Union's historic first Bundesliga season, t...
15:08, 2019-08-16

Visiting a Berlin elementary school where German isn't always spoken Kids in Germany are trickling back to school as a debate heats up about holding back those with poor German. DW's Kate Brady visited a Berlin classro...
11:24, 2019-08-17

Suspect in Polish slaying killed by police outside Berlin BERLIN — German police shot and killed a man who had fled from Poland after allegedly killing a woman there, when he pulled a gun on them after they ...
14:08, 2019-09-12

Berlin's Kreuzberg asks residents to sit out pollution — literally How do you make a city more sustainable? One street in the Berlin neighborhood of Kreuzberg is trying to figure that out with local democracy, yellow...
14:08, 2019-07-26

‘Things are quite special here’: Union Berlin prepare for the Bundesliga No East Berlin team has made it to the top division before and Union are determined not to let it change themIt counted as an emergency when, one day...
12:00, 2019-08-17

Escaping Berlin for the Watery Wonders of the German Outdoors A kayak trip in the Spreewald — a wooded moorland that has been designated a Unesco-protected biosphere reserve — is an easy train trip from the city...
11:24, 2019-09-06

Extinction Rebellion climate protests kick off in Berlin Protesters around the world are calling on governments to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. Germany was following in the footsteps of Australia a...
08:16, 2019-10-07

Berlin Philharmonic enters new era with Kirill Petrenko as its shy figurehead Simon Rattle’s successor takes over – and shows why he was orchestra’s choice of conductorThe Berlin Philharmonic, considered by many to be the world...
15:16, 2019-08-25

Chechen 'execution' in Berlin linked to Russian intelligence The suspect in the killing of a Chechen dissident in Berlin holds a Russian passport. His papers indicate a possible link with Russian security servi...
20:08, 2019-08-30

Berlin's 'Mohammed' baby-name trend distorted by far-right and media What's in a name? In Germany, if that name is "Mohammed," the answer is: a political powder keg — and one that the far-right AfD was quick to get its...
20:28, 2019-05-06

Berlin's notorious fetish club may be forced to close The KitKatClub, famed for its sexual openness as much as its music, faces an uncertain future with its lease yet to be renewed and property developer...
14:36, 2019-12-05

Max Mara showcases in Neues with Berlin-inspired collection Museum catwalk paid homage to Marlene Dietrich’s gender fluidity and David BowieWomen over 40, once invisible in the fashion world, are taking centr...
15:12, 2019-06-04

Pro and anti-Israel protests draw hundreds in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of people including prominent German politicians and members of the Jewish community are protesting against a larger, anti-Isr...
18:16, 2019-06-01

Berlin Formula E: Lucas di Grassi gives Audi home win Lucas di Grassi took a home victory for his Audi team in the Berlin E-Prix for his second ABB FIA Formula E win of 2018/19...
14:52, 2019-05-25

Union Berlin defeat Mönchengladbach in battle of the over-achievers Table-toppers Gladbach and insurgent newcomers Union Berlin have done more than any to breathe life into the Bundesliga this season. Fittingly, their...
21:24, 2019-11-23

The Real Berlin: A Traveler's Journey Beyond the Grim Spy Clichés Nigerian novelist Helon Habila on the year he and his family moved from Virginia to Germany—and found a friendlier city than stereotypes suggest....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Di Grassi dominates at Audi's homeground in Berlin E-Prix "Lucas di Grassi took a home victory for Audi - and his second of the Formula E season - in the Berlin E-Prix on Saturday."...
16:04, 2019-05-25

Barenboim’s tenure at Berlin’s Staatsoper extended to 2027 BERLIN (AP) — Conductor Daniel Barenboim is getting a five-year contract extension as general music director of Berlin’s Staatsoper, which woul...
17:08, 2019-06-04

Berlin breaks ground on a new museum for 20th-century art Despite controversy over its high price tag and unpopular design, the construction of Berlin's new Museum der Moderne has begun. Set to open in 2026,...
13:32, 2019-12-03

Poor No More, but Still Sexy? Berlin Seeks Its Art World Niche The slickly organized Gallery Weekend hopes to attract international visitors to the city, which lacks a significant collector base of its own....
16:20, 2019-04-29

Thieves take medals and jewellery from Berlin's Stasi Museum Loss of items worth thousands of euros comes only days after Dresden diamond heistBurglars have stolen communist-era medals and jewellery worth thous...
16:52, 2019-12-02

Berlin climate protesters brave icy weather and waters Thousands of protesters have marched through the German capital in solidarity with the latest global climate strike. Demonstrators of all ages called...
19:44, 2019-11-29

Germany expels Russian diplomats after murder in Berlin German prosecutors have said there is enough evidence to suggest that Russia or Chechnya ordered the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin. Two Russian ...
13:04, 2019-12-04

Man killed by roller coaster at Berlin Christmas market A busy Christmas market in the German capital has been cleared out after a man was crushed by a roller coaster. Police are investigating the cause of...
01:36, 2019-11-24

Berlin cyclists take over streets, demand more space for bikes Tens of thousands of cyclists have taken over the streets of Berlin as part of a campaign to make the city more bike-friendly. Organizers have called...
17:40, 2019-06-02

Berlin’s much-delayed new airport to open in October 2020 BERLIN — Berlin’s much-delayed new airport has a new opening date: Oct. 31, 2020. That is nine years later than the date envisioned when construction...
22:28, 2019-11-29

Germany: Trial of Berlin bomb plotter begins Magomed-Ali C. was arrested in August 2018 on suspicion of planning a bomb attack at a Berlin shopping center. He allegedly had close ties to the man...
21:04, 2019-05-16

Holocaust memorial with 'victim ashes' erected in Berlin German activists who installed the memorial say it contains a soil sample with the human remains of Holocaust victims. The group wants to send a mess...
14:40, 2019-12-02

Berlin's infamous KitKatClub faces looming shutdown Landlords reportedly want to sell the space to make room for luxury housing, while club managers lament the city's gentrification. The Berlin Senate ...
18:40, 2019-11-28

Berlin sees sharp increase in homophobic attacks Attacks against homosexual and transgender people in the German capital are up compared with 2018 figures, according to latest figures. The city's po...
13:16, 2019-12-02

Son of former German president stabbed to death in Berlin hospital Fritz von Weizsäcker, the son of late German President Richard von Weizsäcker, was stabbed while giving a medical lecture in Berlin. One other person...
02:16, 2019-11-20

Germany: Two women injured in 'homophobic incident' in Berlin Police say a man has insulted and injured two women in an apparent homophobic attack. The incident comes after an assault on a lesbian couple in Lond...
18:12, 2019-06-10

Union Berlin: Daring to dream of Bundesliga football Union Berlin are set to face Stuttgart for the chance to play in the Bundesliga next season. In an era of rampant commercialism, they are dreaming of...
23:48, 2019-05-22

How volunteers near Berlin help excavate World War II mass graves World War II ended 74 years ago. But volunteers are still searching parts of Germany for the remains of the war dead. Nina Werkhäuser reports from th...
20:28, 2019-05-09

Serbia, Kosovo agree to talks following Berlin summit A Balkan summit in Berlin has ended with Serbia and Kosovo agreeing to work together to diffuse existing tensions. Chancellor Angela Merkel and Frenc...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Germany expels two Russians over killing of Georgian in Berlin Prosecutors say evidence suggests involvement by government of Russia or Chechen republicGermany has expelled two Russians working at the Russian emb...
13:36, 2019-12-04

Berlin murder further strains Germany-Russia relations What do a murder in Berlin, a pipeline in the North Sea and a peace conference in Paris have in common? They are contributing to the growing strains ...
00:52, 2019-12-06

Nord Stream 2: What Berlin thinks about halting construction Manfred Weber, a candidate for the office of president of the European Commission, is speaking out against the planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline. Wh...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Feast for the eyes: Food photography on show in Berlin Featuring works from Cindy Sherman, Wolfgang Tillmans, Nan Goldin and many more, a new exhibition at C/O Berlin, "Food for the Eyes. The Story of Foo...
18:36, 2019-06-07

'Cursed' Berlin airport finally nears completion After a nine-year delay, more than 8 billion euros and thousands of complaints over the budget and construction, Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Bra...
13:28, 2019-12-05

Ante Covic appointed new Hertha Berlin manager The team's youth coach will take over as manager of the Bundesliga side next season. Covic said the appointment was "a childhood dream has come true....
14:00, 2019-05-12

Union Berlin promoted to Bundesliga, Stuttgart relegated "Union Berlin were promoted to the Bundesliga for the first time after a 0-0 draw with VfB Stuttgart in the second leg of their relegation/promotion ...
23:32, 2019-05-27

New Berlin Stolpersteine honor victims of Nazi Germany Berlin is about to get several new memorials fitted into sidewalks across the city. Worldwide, more than 70,000 such "stumble stones" have been insta...
22:32, 2019-05-07

Union Berlin draws 2-2 at Stuttgart in Bundesliga playoff STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Union Berlin twice came from behind to draw 2-2 at Stuttgart and take a big step toward Bundesliga promotion in the first l...
00:12, 2019-05-24

Germany expels Russian diplomats over murder in Berlin German prosecutors have said there is enough evidence to suggest that Russia or Chechnya ordered the murder of a Georgian man in Berlin. Two Russian ...
12:48, 2019-12-04

Man killed by roller coaster car at Berlin Christmas market A busy Christmas market in the German capital has been cleared out after a man was crushed by a roller coaster carriage. Police are investigating the...
18:00, 2019-11-24

Ante Covic appointed new Hertha Berlin coach The team's youth coach will take over as manager of the Bundesliga side next season. Covic said the appointment was "a childhood dream come true."...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Lucas di Grassi: Berlin Formula E schedule will create "a big mess" Lucas di Grassi says the unusual timetable at ABB FIA Formula E's race in Berlin this weekend is "a big mess" that could "severely" hinder the champi...
18:00, 2019-05-24

Bundesliga: Jürgen Klinsmann can succeed at Hertha Berlin but will need support Jürgen Klinsmann returned to the Bundesliga after 10 years away from club management. His team suffered a narrow defeat, but success is possible for ...
21:20, 2019-11-30

Opinion: Union Berlin fans prove they’re ready for the Bundesliga Union Berlin fans have made a name for themselves as some of the most creative supporters in German football. Their club reaching the Bundesliga for ...
23:32, 2019-05-23

Opinion: Berlin Balkan conference — a surprising breakthrough in the cards? Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron want to mediate in the Western Balkans. Their efforts could be of benefit to the region...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Dortmund condemn Jürgen Klinsmann to defeat on Hertha Berlin bow • Sancho and Hazard strike for Dortmund• Real move ahead of Barcelona in La LigaJürgen Klinsmann’s debut as Hertha Berlin coach ended in defeat as 10...
20:48, 2019-11-30

German Left party's Berlin HQ evacuated over bomb threat The left-wing "Die Linke" political party evacuated their headquarters in Berlin on Monday, after receiving a bomb threat. They posted images of poli...
13:24, 2019-07-22

German film producer Artur Brauner dies in Berlin at 100 Artur Brauner, a Polish-born Holocaust survivor who became one of post-World War II Germany’s most prominent film producers, has died...
20:48, 2019-07-07

Berlin museum returns Maori and Moriori remains to New Zealand The Charité hospital in Berlin returned the skulls of 109 Maori and Moriori people taken to Germany more than 100 years ago. The remains were handed ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Vienna's euro-a-day public transport model could waltz into Berlin Mayor of German capital considering €365 annual ticket to reduce traffic and pollutionBerliners could pay as little as €1 a day to use public transpo...
18:48, 2019-07-09

David Chipperfield's Berlin temple: 'Like ascending to the realm of the gods' James Simon Gallery, BerlinTwenty years in the making, this dazzling synthesis of the classical and modern takes Museum Island to new heightsFriedric...
07:48, 2019-07-08

James Simon Gallery opens on Berlin's Museum Island Beginning Friday, visitors will enter Berlin's Museum Island via the spectacular James Simon Gallery designed by star architect David Chipperfield....
18:00, 2019-07-11

Bundesliga: Jürgen Klinsmann appointed Hertha Berlin coach Hertha Berlin have turned to former Germany, Bayern Munich and USA coach Jürgen Klinsmann after sacking Ante Covic. The World Cup winner had been set...
11:28, 2019-11-27

Jürgen Klinsmann appointed Hertha Berlin manager until end of the season Former USA manager replaces sacked Ante Covic at HerthaKlinsmann has not managed in Bundesliga for 10 yearsThe former World Cup winner Jürgen Klinsma...
12:44, 2019-11-27

Rental bikes or e-scooters: Who will win Berlin's urban mobility battle? The German capital's fame as a cyclist's paradise has attracted many rental bikes companies. And now electric scooters have joined this fast-paced bu...
12:40, 2019-07-17

German media call to name Berlin's new pandas Hong and Kong A Berlin newspaper polled readers to ask for possible names for the zoo's new panda cubs. The top result? Hong and Kong. Now Germany's most popular t...
05:44, 2019-09-06

Jewish Museum Berlin appoints Hetty Berg as new director The Dutch curator and cultural manager will head the Jewish Museum as of April 2020. Berg's predecessor, Peter Schäfer, had resigned following contro...
16:44, 2019-11-27

Beloved Berlin Currywurst Stand Delivers a Bite of History For 43 years, Waltraud Ziervogel has presided over Konnopke’s, the iconic sausage business that her father started in 1930 in what became East Berlin...
13:36, 2019-11-29

Mike Pompeo talks trans-Atlantic ties in Berlin The US secretary of state is meeting with Germany's defense minister and Chancellor Angela Merkel as he winds up a three-day visit. His trip comes at...
10:20, 2019-11-08

Controversial Palestinian rappers to perform at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate Known for their anti-Israel lyrics, Palestinian rappers Shadi Al-Bourini and Shadi Al-Najjar will headline a so-called "solidarity rally" held by Pal...
13:08, 2019-09-25

Former Jaguar FE driver Carroll to race for TWR in Berlin I-PACE round Former Jaguar ABB FIA Formula E driver Adam Carroll will race the TWR Techeetah team's entry for the Jaguar I-PACE eTrophy round in Berlin...
16:44, 2019-05-23

Ruth Roellig: The woman who gave birth to lesbian Berlin Each year, Lesbian Visibility Day on April 26 gives prominence to an often unseen minority. In Weimar Berlin, before the Nazis seized power, writer R...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Drive-in sex booths proposed for Berlin's Tempelhof airport site Berlin's former Tempelhof airport has witnessed some major events in its time -- a Nazi airfield during World War II, it was the site of the Berlin a...
15:56, 2019-08-12

Opinion: Germany's new defense chief is done with Berlin sitting on the sidelines Germany's Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has told DW she wants a security zone in Syria overseen by Russia, Turkey and Europe. The propo...
16:12, 2019-10-22

Berlin police force embarrassed by arrest of fake policewoman ‘K’ has repeatedly posed as an officer and claims to have helped apprehend criminalsBerlin’s police force is facing considerable embarrassment over t...
20:12, 2019-08-12

Drive-in sex booths proposed for Berlin's historic Tempelhof airport Berlin's former Tempelhof airport has witnessed some major events in its time -- a Nazi airfield during World War II, it was the site of the Berlin a...
21:40, 2019-08-12

Germany to investigate Russia ties to Georgian murdered in Berlin The strange, midday murder in Berlin drew speculation of Russian involvement from the outset. Germany's chief prosecutor is now reportedly involved, ...
18:32, 2019-12-03

Nazi victims' remains used for medical research buried in Berlin The remains of some 300 Nazi resistance fighters, executed for standing up to Adolf Hitler's dictatorship, have finally been buried in Berlin. Anatom...
23:36, 2019-05-13

Remains of dissected Nazi prisoners to be laid to rest in Berlin Microscopic tissue samples, kept by controversial anatomist, were found in 2016The microscopic remains of political prisoners executed by the Nazis a...
18:04, 2019-05-12

I biked to work every day while living in Berlin and I was shocked by how much easier it was than in New York Eliza Relman/Insider For two months last summer I lived in Berlin and commuted to work by bicycle. As a New Yorker who often cycles in the city, it w...
13:56, 2019-10-27

Helen Mirren to be honored at Berlin International Film Festival "The Queen" star Helen Mirren will receive an homage and an honorary Golden Bear award at the Berlin International Film Festival....
17:04, 2019-12-04

Girl’s Quest to Sing With Berlin’s Boys’ Choir Is Dashed The 9-year-old’s lawsuit had said that rejecting girls denied them access to a high-quality educational opportunity. The choir said the problem was h...
17:32, 2019-08-16

Berlin police probe 'execution-style' killing in park A 40-year-old Georgian man was shot to death in a Berlin park by a man on a bicycle. Police have arrested a Russian national over the killing, but au...
16:12, 2019-08-25

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich vs. Hertha Berlin — live updates The 2019-20 Bundesliga season starts here! Champions Bayern Munich give a debut to new signing Benjamin Pavard, but can't yet use the suspended Ivan ...
20:04, 2019-08-16

Germany expels two Russians over killing of Chechen separatist in Berlin Prosecutors say evidence suggests involvement by government of Russia or Chechen republicGermany has expelled two employees at the Russian embassy af...
14:08, 2019-12-04

Germany prevented 7 attacks since Berlin Christmas market atrocity An attack like the one that left 12 dead in 2016 would not be possible today, says the head of the Federal Criminal Police Office. But the effects of...
13:48, 2019-10-23

Mystery surrounds slaying of Chechen asylum-seeker in Berlin A Chechen from Georgia was shot dead in Berlin — allegedly by a man from Russia. If it was an act of revenge, two wars may have played a role....
12:16, 2019-08-27

Berlin university clears Family Minister Giffey of plagiarism German Family Minister Franziska Giffey may keep her academic doctorate title, Berlin's Free University has ruled. Plagiarism led to the downfalls of...
00:20, 2019-10-31

Germany to investigate Russia ties to Chechen murdered in Berlin The strange, midday murder in Berlin drew speculation of Russian involvement from the outset. Germany's chief prosecutor is now reportedly involved, ...
17:56, 2019-12-03

Extinction Rebellion blocks Berlin traffic in worldwide day of protests Demonstrations around the world are calling on governments to do more to avoid climate catastrophe. In Germany, protesters have gathered in the capit...
13:32, 2019-10-07

Afrofuturism show in Berlin criticised over absence of black artists Activists point out 21 artists in Space is the Place exhibition are white and the other AsianThe organisers of an exhibition inspired by the unlikely...
19:36, 2019-07-30

Berlin celebrates birth of Germany's first giant panda cubs Germany's first giant panda cubs have been born and their mother, Meng Meng, is doing a wonderful job looking after the pink twins who bear no resemb...
12:04, 2019-09-02

Report: Fatal Berlin crash caused by epileptic seizure Four people were killed when an SUV drove over a sidewalk in downtown Berlin in September. According to local media, the driver had an epileptic seiz...
17:20, 2019-10-16

Philip Pocock’s best photograph: Miriam the Berlin punk – and her rat Bestia ‘The punks were sceptical of my presence. One guy even headbutted me. In retrospect, I think it was a sign of acceptance’I was in my mid-20s when Cor...
22:48, 2019-07-31

A Girl Was Barred From Singing With Berlin’s Boys’ Choir. So She Sued. The lawsuit says that rejecting girls denies them access to a high-quality educational opportunity. The choir says the problem with the 9-year-old is...
09:16, 2019-08-16

Bundesliga: Union Berlin plot course for Borussia Dortmund upset Union Berlin received a rude awakening on their debut in the Bundesliga and it doesn’t get any easier with Borussia Dortmund coming to town. But the ...
20:08, 2019-08-30

Berlin bans performers posing as US soldiers at Checkpoint Charlie Public order office accuses actors of exploiting tourists by charging for passport stamps and photosBerlin authorities have banned a group of actors ...
15:44, 2019-11-04

Russia denies ordering assassination of Chechen exile in Berlin Zelimkhan Khangoshvili, shot in broad daylight, had survived two previous attempts on lifeThe Russian government has denied responsibility for the ki...
22:12, 2019-08-28

Russia denies involvement in shooting death of Georgian man in Berlin Berlin prosecutors have released little about Friday’s killing, except to say the 40-year-old victim was shot by a cyclist, who was captured shortly ...
18:44, 2019-08-28

1989: How reunified Berlin birthed a club culture revolution The fall of the Berlin Wall was not only a political revolution but the start of a cultural awakening that reverberated from German clubs around the ...
17:56, 2019-11-01

Germany expels 2 Russian diplomats over Berlin killing of Georgian man Vladimir Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov called the allegations of Russian involvement "absolutely groundless."...
21:24, 2019-12-04

Broody male penguin couple adopt abandoned egg at Berlin Zoo A pair of male king penguins at Berlin Zoo are fulfilling a long-standing ambition to become parents, by adopting an egg abandoned by its mother....
15:40, 2019-08-09

Berlin choir accused of gender discrimination by nine-year-old girl German capital’s oldest musical institution violated constitution by refusing girl’s application, court to hearA nine-year-old girl is taking Berlin’...
20:40, 2019-08-09

Berlin park’s drug dealer solution panned by authorities BERLIN (AP) — A creative attempt by a downtown Berlin park manager to keep drug dealers away from families and joggers has been met with an emphatic ...
16:32, 2019-05-09

The Quirkiest Dining Scene in Berlin? Communist Comfort Food In the German capital, the liveliest dining and drinking establishments are flaunting their ties to the old Eastern Bloc....
19:20, 2019-06-28

German defense minister calls out Russia after Berlin murder Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has said the murder of a Georgian activist earlier this year was straining relations between Berlin and Moscow. She urged ...
04:56, 2019-12-08

Bundesliga: Union Berlin face tough football reality The club celebrated a surprise promotion to the Bundesliga, but as October arrives Union Berlin face a tough truth about their chances of staying in ...
23:32, 2019-09-27

Bundesliga: Covic's Hertha Berlin clicking into gear after third straight win Hertha Berlin came from behind to beat Fortuna Düsseldorf at the Olympiastadion on Friday night. Ante Covic's side have now picked up three straight ...
23:16, 2019-10-04

'Berlin rocks' says Elon Musk as chooses European factory Elon Musk tells AutoExpress Brexit uncertainty made the UK "too risky" for his first European factory....
11:40, 2019-11-13

Berlin's Alexander Haus regains its soul after painstaking restoration Lakeside house where a Jewish family lived before fleeing the Nazis spans a century of German historyElsie Alexander called it her “soul place”, the ...
18:16, 2019-06-16

'Berlin rocks' says Elon Musk as he chooses European factory Elon Musk tells AutoExpress Brexit uncertainty made the UK "too risky" for his first European factory....
12:00, 2019-11-13

Russian suspect stays silent over Chechen's killing in Berlin Man still refuses to speak to police three weeks after arrest amid fears of state involvementA Russian man who allegedly shot dead a former Chechen i...
11:17, 2019-09-17

Elon Musk Confirms European Gigafactory Will Be Built In Berlin Elon Musk announced during an awards ceremony in Germany on Tuesday and confirmed via tweet that Tesla will build its fourth “Gigafactory” in Berlin,...
04:16, 2019-11-13

Bekele narrowly misses world record at Berlin marathon Kenenisa Bekele's spirited sprint to the finish line won the Ethiopian the Berlin marathon. He fell short of breaking the world record set last year ...
14:24, 2019-09-29

Berlin ready to fetch 'IS' German children after court case German media reported Berlin has signaled readiness to retrieve children of Islamic State adherents from Syria. Two girls, aged four and almost two, ...
21:44, 2019-05-31

Berlin's Asian food hub implicated in human trafficking network German police have identified a popular Asian food market in Berlin as an important waystation in a global human trafficking network, Berlin media ha...
06:16, 2019-06-23

Germany’s love of fast cars runs into the barricades in Berlin New road that requires demolition of homes and cultural spaces stirs fury in country where Greens recently surged in pollsThe cement mixer, decorated...
09:00, 2019-06-02

Alba Berlin basketball team axes cheerleader performances Alba Berlin's CEO said cheerleader shows during breaks were "no longer suited to our times." However, critics counter that cheerleading is a serious ...
23:16, 2019-09-30

Germany’s biggest landlord threatens Berlin rent cap backlash Vonovia is not concerned the 10% rent freeze planned by Berlin's city government for the next five years will dampen profit forecasts. But it did war...
22:28, 2019-06-25

Founder of Berlin's liberal mosque honored for inclusive vision Seyran Ates' long fight for women's rights in the Muslim world led her to open a tolerant mosque where non-veiled women could preach and pray alongsi...
16:16, 2019-11-26

Bundesliga: Hertha Berlin deliver statement win and will hope it's just the beginning With big money investment and local competition, Hertha Berlin are at a crossroads both on and off the pitch. Sunday's 4-0 thrashing of hapless Colog...
22:52, 2019-09-29

Russian who shot dead Chechen man in Berlin maintains silence Suspect refuses to speak to police three weeks after arrest amid fears of state involvementA Russian man who shot dead a former Chechen insurgent in ...
10:29, 2019-09-17

Berlin Zoo calls China to determine baby pandas' gender Unable to determine the gender of two newborn panda cubs, zoologists in Berlin have called on Chinese experts for help. Nearly a month old, the cubs ...
21:00, 2019-09-27

Berlin’s Troubled Humboldt Forum Pushes Back Opening The high-profile museum project in the German capital has aroused controversy over its treatment of colonial-era objects. Now technical problems have...
15:00, 2019-06-13

Berlin: 39-year-old woman pushes child off bike, then steals it A 6-year-old boy was riding through Berlin's Tiergarten park when a 39-year-old woman allegedly pushed him off. According to police, she then made of...
06:20, 2019-06-10

Vandoorne: HWA FE Berlin form against leading rivals good reference HWA's Stoffel Vandoorne says his performance against leading ABB FIA Formula E teams in last weekend's Berlin E-Prix provided a good "reference" for ...
16:44, 2019-05-27

Union Berlin set to give Bundesliga fans a new and unique experience Union Berlin have won promotion to the Bundesliga for the first time. In an era of rampant commercialism, they're looking forward to the chance to gi...
00:20, 2019-05-28

Tesla has selected Berlin as the location to build its European gigafactory This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if yo...
16:56, 2019-11-15

Union Berlin reach Bundesliga for first time as Stuttgart relegated Union 0-0 Stuttgart (agg: 2-2, Union win on away goals)Relegation play-off prompts joy for fans in BerlinUnion Berlin players were hoisted high and c...
10:08, 2019-05-28

Cult club Union Berlin promoted to Bundesliga for 1st time BERLIN (AP) — Union Berlin has secured promotion to the Bundesliga for the first time with a scoreless draw at home to Stuttgart in the second leg of...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Germany hosts Latin America and Caribbean conference in Berlin More than 20 foreign ministers from Latin America and the Caribbean have converged on Berlin, albeit without Venezuelan representation. Germany is tr...
11:04, 2019-05-28

Behind the scenes of war reporting at Berlin's Human Rights Film Festival Films and panels at the Human Rights Film Festival look into the work of reporters in conflict zones. From legendary foreign correspondent Marie Colv...
15:52, 2019-09-21

'Berlin rocks,' says Elon Musk as he chooses European factory Elon Musk tells AutoExpress Brexit made the UK "too risky" for his first major European factory....
15:48, 2019-11-13

Berlin show explores Nolde’s complex relationship with Nazis A Berlin museum is opening an exhibition based on years of research into expressionist painter Emil Nolde that chips away at the remnants of his imag...
16:20, 2019-04-11

Berlin park designates 'pink zone' areas for drug dealers Repeated attempts by police to clear dealers from Görlitzer Park in Kreuzberg prompts move by park managerDrug dealers in Berlin are to be given desi...
19:32, 2019-05-09

Kenenisa Bekele misses out on world record by two seconds at Berlin Marathon 37-year-old leads Ethiopian sweep of podium in men’s raceAshete Bekere wins women’s race after sprint finishKenenisa Bekele missed out on the world r...
20:24, 2019-09-29

Neo-Nazi ‘terrorist cell’ on trial over alleged Berlin attack plot Eight members of Revolution Chemnitz accused of planning armed assaults on immigrantsThe trial of an alleged neo-Nazi cell accused of plotting a viol...
15:52, 2019-09-30

'Western society has little space for ecstasy': back to Berlin's 90s club scene Feted for her macabre and freaky stage shows, Gisèle Vienne has created a time-bending piece of ‘physical philosophy’ inspired by her clubbing daysWh...
12:32, 2019-09-30

African-American fashion magazine 'Ebony' photos on show in Berlin US magazines "Ebony" and "Jet" have influenced generations of black Americans. Former president Barack Obama is no exception. An exhibition in Berlin...
10:52, 2019-05-03

Hong Kong activist's visit to Berlin draws anger from China Beijing criticises German foreign minister over meeting with Joshua WongThe Chinese government has expressed its anger with Germany’s foreign ministe...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Berlin's Stasi Museum looted days after Dresden jewelry heist Thieves targeted Berlin's Stasi Museum on Sunday evening, making off with historic jewelry and medals relating to the secret police in the former Eas...
13:00, 2019-12-02

Opening of Berlin's ambitious Humboldt Forum museum project delayed Housed in Berlin's reconstructed Prussian palace, the Humboldt Forum was planning to open exhibitions this year to mark the 250th birthday of Alexand...
17:12, 2019-06-12

From Bodmin to Berlin, crowds vent their fury at Boris Johnson’s ‘coup’ Protesters ranged from students at the prime minister’s old Oxford college to retired teachers, children and activistsIn Cambridge’s Market Square, a...
21:48, 2019-08-31

Opinion: Clash of cultures in Berlin highlights choice facing the Bundesliga RB Leipzig poured cold water all over Union Berlin's big day in the Bundesliga, routing the newcomers 4-0. The meeting of two very different clubs sh...
21:28, 2019-08-18

Boris Johnson to head to Paris and Berlin in bid to break Brexit deadlock PM set to meet Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron ahead of next week’s G7 meetingBoris Johnson is expected to make a diplomatic dash to meet Emmanuel ...
22:20, 2019-08-16

Checkpoint Charlie by Iain MacGregor review – Berlin’s secrets and spies This rich collection of stories from cold war Berlin captures the city’s many complexities“Berlin resembles the Holy Roman Empire, described by the g...
14:40, 2019-10-28

Gentrification battle: Berlin tenants fight to save their homes from new buyers Renters in Berlin are appealing to the local council to stop the sale of their homes. But if buyers offer no guarantees, and the building is too expe...
17:48, 2019-08-26

Berlin agrees to 5-year rent freeze to combat rising rents The German news agency dpa reported Tuesday that Berlin’s left-wing coalition government wants to freeze the rent for apartments that were built befo...
21:00, 2019-10-22

Conductor Daniel Barenboim to remain head of the Berlin State Opera Despite accusations of bullying, conductor Daniel Barenboim's contract has been extended up to 2027. Beyond the controversy, he is considered one of ...
17:40, 2019-06-04

Was the Chechen asylum-seeker shot dead in a Berlin park executed? A Chechen from Georgia was shot dead in Berlin — allegedly by a man from Russia. If it was an act of revenge, two wars may have played a role....
11:44, 2019-08-27

Berlin winner Synonyms is a stylish but obvious fish-out-of-water allegory Yoav (Tom Mercier), the hero of the Israeli writer-director Nadav Lapid’s quizzical new film Synonyms, is not the first person to come to Paris in se...
23:24, 2019-10-22

How a company in Berlin is turning coffee grounds into recycled reusable cups Kaffeeform is a Berlin-based start-up that uses coffee grounds to create reusable coffee cups. The 100% biodegradable, reusable cups are used in cof...
23:36, 2019-06-17

Germany’s Angela Merkel blames dehydration for scary moment in Berlin German Chancellor Angela Merkel had a few shaky moments Tuesday while standing with the new Ukrainian leader in the hot Berlin sun – and later blamed...
16:08, 2019-06-18

Berlin: German police carry out massive human trafficking raids Nearly 2,000 officers are searching apartments and businesses in the German capital. Berlin prosecutors say they are targeting suspected human traffi...
09:32, 2019-08-21

Anti-Nazi resistance fighters' remains laid to rest in Berlin The remains of some 300 Nazi resistance fighters, executed for standing up to Adolf Hitler's dictatorship, have finally been buried in Berlin. Anatom...
00:44, 2019-05-14

Kenenisa Bekele misses world record by 2 seconds at Berlin marathon Kenenisa Bekele's spirited sprint to the finish line won the Ethiopian the Berlin marathon. He fell short of breaking the world record set last year ...
13:44, 2019-09-29

Elon Musk: Tesla to build car and battery factory in 'Berlin area' Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk pledged to build "Gigafactory 4" in the Berlin area, German media reported. Several countries have attempted to sway ...
21:20, 2019-11-12

Evidence links Russia to killing of Chechen in Berlin, investigation claims Police have compared shooting of Zelimkhan Khangoshvili to attack on Sergei SkripalThere is growing evidence that the murder of a former Chechen insu...
17:52, 2019-09-27

Train carrying hundreds of football fans catches fire in Berlin A privately owned train had been carrying fans back to Freiburg when it caught fire at a station in central Berlin. The train was evacuated and only ...
23:16, 2019-10-19

Painting stolen by Nazis from influential Berlin family recovered in New York The FBI seized the painting that had first been purchased by a prominent German-Jewish publisher in 1900. In 2017, his heirs launched an effort to re...
21:00, 2019-10-23

Extinction Rebellion activists set up Berlin climate camp ahead of protests Extinction Rebellion climate activists have begun building a camp outside Chancellor Merkel's office. During a week of protests for new climate-prote...
15:48, 2019-10-05

Julian Assange faces extradition hearing as Berlin stays quiet The WikiLeaks founder is appearing in court for jumping his UK bail and in relation to possible extradition to the US. This has raised alarm, but doe...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Thousands protest against anti-Semitism in Berlin in wake of synagogue attack About 10,000 people participated in the march through the German capital. Several thousand others protested Saturday in other cities including Hambur...
18:24, 2019-10-13

Climate protest at Berlin airport sparks massive police operation Dozens of climate protesters staged a sit-in at Berlin's Tegel Airport, prompting police to quickly surround the area. The operation sparked traffic ...
16:48, 2019-11-10

Vorsprung durch techno: the glory days of Berlin clubbing – in pictures When the Berlin Wall fell in 1989, empty industrial spaces were soon filled with the sounds of banging techno, from illicit parties that went on for ...
08:48, 2019-10-02

Find and return German children of IS adherents, rules Berlin court Three German children along with their German "IS" mother must be brought back from a Syrian refugee camp, a Berlin court has told the Foreign Minist...
05:40, 2019-07-12

Berlin buys 670 flats on Karl-Marx-Allee from private owner Move to renationalise buildings follows protests over rising property prices in the cityThe state of Berlin has bought back 670 apartments on the his...
14:28, 2019-07-16

Afro-American fashion magazine 'Ebony' photos on show in Berlin US magazines "Ebony" and "Jet" have influenced generations of Afro-Americans. Former president Barack Obama is no exception. An exhibition in Berlin ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Relegation playoff: Union Berlin seal valuable away goals in Stuttgart Second-division Union Berlin managed to equalize twice and ensure a 2-2 draw in the first leg of the relegation playoff against top-flight Stuttgart....
23:04, 2019-05-23

Christine Lagarde will have to confront Berlin if she’s to save the euro | Yanis Varoufakis The incoming European Central Bank chief must call for an end to the eurozone’s suicidal fiscal rules, which have now run out of roadChristine Lagard...
17:40, 2019-07-15

Berlin Formula E: Sebastien Buemi beats Stoffel Vandoorne to pole Nissan e.dams driver Sebastien Buemi took pole position for ABB FIA Formula E's race in Berlin ahead of fellow ex-Formula 1 racer Stoffel Vandoorne...
11:04, 2019-05-25

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block key Berlin square German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
14:24, 2019-10-07

Ronald Reagan statue unveiled in Berlin near site of Cold War speech The larger-than-life statue sits atop the US Embassy, near where Reagan gave his "tear down this wall" speech. Earlier, Merkel thanked the US for its...
20:32, 2019-11-08

Did Russian intelligence hire a criminal to execute a Chechen dissident in Berlin? A Chechen refugee was killed in Berlin in August, his suspected killer was carrying a Russian passport. Historian Mark Galeotti sees parallels betwee...
17:48, 2019-09-04

Merkel defends climate plan as activists block Berlin squares German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday defended climate protection measures condemned by critics as unambitious, while activists blocked traffic i...
15:36, 2019-10-07

Berlin Formula E: Title-chasing Lotterer tops practice from Mortara DS Techeeatah driver Andre Lotterer set the fastest time across the two practice sessions for the 2019 ABB FIA Formula E race in Berlin, ahead of Edo...
19:28, 2019-05-24

Activist Joshua Wong compares Hong Kong to Berlin in Cold War Democracy activist Joshua Wong is in Berlin following his detention at Hong Kong's airport. He urged the free world to stand by Hong Kong protesters ...
04:28, 2019-09-10

Gary Paffett and Alex Lynn disagree over Berlin Formula E clash Gary Paffett and Alex Lynn disagree over who was at fault for their early clash in ABB FIA Formula E's Berlin E-Prix...
13:32, 2019-05-26

Marko Grujic to rejoin Hertha Berlin but Klopp insists he is in Liverpool plans Midfielder to spend 2019-20 season on loan in GermanySerbia international resisted offer from BrightonJürgen Klopp has assured Marko Grujic that he r...
12:28, 2019-07-01

Germany's anti-Semitism debate raises its head at pro-Palestinian march in Berlin Pro-Palestinian and pro-Israel demonstrators peacefully marched in Berlin amid a struggle to define the line between criticism of Israel and anti-Sem...
22:12, 2019-06-01

Statue of African drug dealer erected in Berlin's notorious Görlitzer Park The statue was placed as part of a small demonstration in support of drug dealers. Three weeks earlier, anti-immigrant protesters gathered in the par...
20:20, 2019-10-30

Berlin throws shade at China by voting to name panda cubs ‘Hong’ and ‘Kong’ Berlin residents are throwing some shade at the Chinese government by voting to name their new panda babies “Hong” and “Kong.”...
18:16, 2019-09-07

Pete Buttigieg is under fire for an Instagram photo of him posing at the Berlin Holocaust memorial South Bend Mayor and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is facing criticism for posing at the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Eur...
21:44, 2019-11-18

The Amazing Story Of How People Escaped East Berlin Crammed Into A Tiny BMW Isetta This month, 30 years ago, the Berlin Wall finally came down, and Germany began the process of re-unification. Before that, though, Berlin (and German...
00:20, 2019-10-03

Berlin's incredibly delayed new airport is finally scheduled to open — in late 2020 Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters Berlin's Bradenburg Airport — which was supposed to open in 2012 — is finally scheduled to open. The airport oper...
22:04, 2019-11-29

70 years ago, the Soviets tried to strangle Berlin — here's how the West earned its first major victory of the Cold War Associated Press In mid-1948, the Soviets blockaded Berlin in an attempt to squeeze the US, Britain, and France out of the enclave in Soviet-occupied...
15:36, 2019-09-30

Volksbühne Theater in Berlin Names Artistic Director, Ending Leadership Crisis René Pollesch, an acclaimed German playwright and director, will take over starting in 2021. His appointment ends a tumultuous few years for the inst...
16:12, 2019-06-12

Union Berlin rock German football with the scalp of Dortmund | Andy Brassell It hasn’t taken Union long to make an indelible mark that threatens to change projections for the Bundesliga as a whole“Berlin’s football world,” wro...
19:08, 2019-09-02

Bundesliga: Klinsmann bags first point for Hertha Berlin, but has chill winter in store At first glance, 2-2 in Frankfurt is more than a fair result for new Hertha Berlin coach Jürgen Klinsmann. But Hertha have a grim string of fixtures ...
00:56, 2019-12-07

Hong and Kong? Berlin's panda cubs at centre of Chinese human rights row Competition to name Meng Meng’s twins intensifies pressure on German governmentThey may have captured the public’s imagination, but the tiny, pink pa...
18:36, 2019-09-05

Hang Almost Any TV On the Wall For Just $15 You’ve been meaning to mount your TV to the wall for ages. Now, it’s time to stop putting it off. This tilting mount is only $15 today with promo cod...
20:40, 2019-07-11

Have the BRICS hit a wall? China is the world's second-largest economy and is fast catching up on the US, while Russia is, well, still Russia. So, as the BRICS meet up in Brasi...
11:40, 2019-11-12

Sebastian Polter roars into spotlight in Union Berlin’s derby triumph | Andy Brassell In a global city where football doesn’t often take centre stage, it needed someone to seize the moment: enter the Union strikerIt was going to take s...
14:16, 2019-11-04

Fritz von Weizsaecker: Son of former German president stabbed to death while giving lecture at Berlin hospital The son of former German president Richard von Weizsaecker has been stabbed to death while giving a lecture at a hospital in Berlin where he worked a...
11:32, 2019-11-20

A Berlin bicycle assassination suggests Russia is repurposing mafia hitmen into killers who can be sent to the West YouTube An investigation into a killing in Berlin — in which the assassin used a bicycle — has led german prosecutors to believe they are...
15:08, 2019-12-04

This Wall Was Made for Walking A slow-motion performance piece that celebrates the art of building dry stone walls nears its final stage at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art....
12:01, 2019-10-23

What's Your Favorite USB-C Wall Charger? 2019, at long last, has been the year of USB-C. Devices ranging from your phone to your Switch to your laptop to your...projector now run off the sam...
01:52, 2019-09-24

The Last Time a Wall Went Up to Keep Out Immigrants In “The Guarded Gate” Daniel Okrent explores the 1920s nativist and eugenicist movements that led to the 1924 law practically shutting down immigrati...
23:16, 2019-05-21

My Lai: Ghosts in another Vietnam wall There's another memorial wall dedicated to people who lost their lives in the Vietnam War. But this one is in Vietnam itself and dedicated to civilia...
02:08, 2019-07-31

Tale of the Handmaid’s knee: naked men, a wobbly bike and an accident in Berlin | Brigid Delaney's diary After escaping a cycling accident in the German capital with only a throbbing knee, I thought I had – for once – averted catastrophe Ah Berlin! Such ...
20:48, 2019-08-01

Boris Johnson to make debut on world stage as he travels to Paris and Berlin for Brexit talks Boris Johnson is set to make his debut on the world stage today as he travels to France and Germany for crunch Brexit talks....
10:52, 2019-08-21

Brexit: Boris Johnson meets Merkel in Berlin as France says no deal now most likely outcome - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 5.06pm BST According to Sky’s Sam Coates, who is in Berlin, there were a few peop...
18:12, 2019-08-21

Angela Merkel absolutely won't give way on backstop, Boris Johnson told as he flies to Berlin Boris Johnson was today warned that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is "absolutely not giving way" on the Irish border backstop as he prepared for hi...
14:44, 2019-08-21

West Ham signings Pablo Fornals and Sebastien Haller combine to score in exciting Hertha Berlin friendly West Ham's two headline summer signings offered an exciting glimpse of the future at London Stadium after combining to good effect on Wednesday after...
19:04, 2019-07-31

Fed will cut interest rates, Wall Street says. But how much and when? In Wall Street's interpretation, the Federal Reserve all but promised on Wednesday that its next change to interest rates will be a cut....
06:40, 2019-06-21

Kim Gordon: 'There's a wall of faceless men I have to climb over' She’s the art-rock legend who made Sonic Youth punk – and now, at 66, she has made her first solo record. She drives our writer through LA to talk Do...
07:08, 2019-10-04

‘The Writing on the Wall’: Voices of the Incarcerated An installation on the High Line shares writing by prisoners in a space that emulates cells....
18:48, 2019-11-01

Jim Cramer: Wall Street got had by Boeing Shares of Boeing were under pressure before the open on Monday. After having its worst day in more than two and a half years on Friday, losing almost...
16:40, 2019-10-21

Orchestras Try a Twist on the Wall of Sound A wave of symphony orchestras are experimenting with high-tech ‘wallcasts’—projecting performances outside their halls—in a bid to attract younger, m...
16:16, 2019-10-20

Can an Utterly Blank Wall Be Chic? No art. No wallpaper. Statement-making or sad? Interior designers weigh in on the polarizing topic of the unadorned wall....
21:12, 2019-10-10

Scaling the edge’s wall: A new take on an old problem Companies deploy edge infrastructure to handle a given load. But IoT devices keep scaling. What happens when the edge load hits a processing capacity...
15:16, 2019-09-14

Turn Any Wall Into a TV With Anker's $80 Projector Anker’s Nebula Capsule raised the bar for portable projectors, and now, they’ve taken the guts of that soda can, and put it into a much less expensiv...
12:12, 2019-05-02

Game of Thrones comes to VR with Beyond the Wall on HTC Vive HTC Vive has partnered with HBO to deliver Beyond the Wall, a virtual reality experience based on Game of Thrones. It debuts on Viveport Infinity on ...
20:24, 2019-05-30

Nonfiction: The Last Time a Wall Went Up to Keep Out Immigrants In “The Guarded Gate” Daniel Okrent explores the 1920s nativist and eugenicist movements that led to the 1924 law practically shutting down immigrati...
23:40, 2019-05-20

This $18 Wall Charger Is Also a Battery Pack. Or Is It The Other Way Around? RAVPower 6700mAh Battery Pack/Wall Charger Combo | $18 | Amazon | Clip the $2 coupon...
19:36, 2019-10-08

DHS’s Cuccinelli expects over 100 miles of ‘new’ wall by Dec. 31 The administration expects to have over 100 miles of “new” border wall built by the end of the year, and an additional 400 by the end of next year, a...
15:32, 2019-12-05

Brexit: Boris Johnson prepares to visit Berlin as minister struggles to defend his 'collaboration' jibe - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 1.23pm BST As the anti-Brexit campaign group, Led By Donkeys, has been pointing o...
14:44, 2019-08-21