The East Side Gallery is the most famous standing section of the Berlin Wall, there are other, less frequented remains of the structure.
Hertha Berlin striker Salomon Kalou says that there is 'absolutely no truth' to stories about him defacing the Berlin Wall. A Berlin newspaper had said the Ivorian could face a major fine for the incident.
Syrian opposition members report that their embassy in Berlin refuses to give them passports. Ambassador Bassam Abdullah would like to solve that problem, but he's not allowed to.
As xenophobia rears up again across Europe and the world, DW's Stuart Braun hopes it might be different in the German capital - where the soundtrack befits the city's 190 nationalities.
Andreas Dresen's film adaptation of "Als wir träumten," a novel rooted in the years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, premiered at the Berlinale. It's a skillful effort, but there's a reason it fails to grip viewers.