An expert report shows that the G20 countries are using their energy more efficiently. But there is still a long way to go.
Germany's plan to build reception centres in Morocco to repatriate unaccompanied minors is similar to a controversial Spanish plan from the mid 2000s.
A former industrial region in the heart of Germany is slowly reinventing itself for the 21st century, offering urban planning lessons for Detroit and beyond.
Populist parties like France's Front National typically stress traditional family values. So is it possible for them to appeal to traditional leftist voters like single women and the queer community?
With the US administration sending isolationist signals, Germany stands to gain from the global power vacuum.
Auctioneers have put a record price tag on the ultimate symbol of 60s counterculture and vintage nostalgia.
... and why their treatment angered human rights campaigners at the time.
On June 1, Donald Trump announced that he would take the US out of the Paris climate agreement because it was "unfair" to the US. An economic analysis indicates otherwise.
With An Alpine Symphony, Richard Strauss achieved something remarkable: the painting of the German alps, complete with cow meadows and waterfalls, in sound.
The chancellor looks ever more secure as a surge by the SPD falls flat in North-Rhine Westphalia.
In Germany – a country where going to the theater is a deeply ingrained cultural tradition – the stage is a place to confront pressing political issues.
A visit to the Bundestag revealed just how varied German attitudes to Brexit are.
The imperative issued by Levi’s text is not that one should persist in seeing the human in the inhuman. It is more like its opposite: that one bear must witness to the inhuman in the human.
The economic costs of having children are more often shouldered by women, so mothers tend to accumulate less capital over time.
Theodor Fontane was a German newspaper's England correspondent – who reported 'from' London without leaving his Berlin desk.
The religious arm of Turkey's government, Dinayet, has European authorities up in arms after leaked documents suggested the agency was engaged in international espionage.
Wilson coined the phrase 'America First' and appealed for 'peace without victory.' But on April 2, 1917 he asked Congress for a declaration of war. The impact on American foreign policy was profound.
A century ago, American women organized to protest World War I. The fact that their efforts failed isn't the most important point.
An influx of people seeking shelter from conflict has sharpened attitudes against groups which have been in Europe for centuries.
Taking a hard line on hard Brexit has cost Britain goodwill just as it needs allies.