Ballet is grace and perfection, but it's also twisted ankles and stinky flats. We meet two young male ballet dancers whose passion for performance led them all the way to the State Ballet School of Berlin.
A study shows that the separation into different types of secondary school puts great pressure on German students, who are no more than 10 years old at the time of the decision. And that's an especially vulnerable age.
Thousands of people have joined a remembrance march through the former Nazi death camp at Auschwitz on Israel’s Holocaust Memorial Day. More than 1.1 million people were murdered there during World War II.
Kenya's government has admitted there are more than two million jiggers sufferers in the country, while a further ten million face the risk of infestation. A new campaign to eradicate the parasite has been launched.
Hundreds of journalists and thousands of questions fill the town, but the people facing the deluge want just one simple question to be answered: Why? DW's Jan Walter reports from Haltern.