Following the Bavarian poll, federal politicians work out what it means for the national vote.
As the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party conference began, its chairs refuted accusations of discord in the leadership. But disagreement was rife elsewhere at the conference, reports Elizabeth Schumacher from Bremen.
Anti-Islamization group PEGIDA warns that the West's future is Islamic if demographic trends continue. DW's Volker Wagener wonders whether this - and support for the euroskeptic AfD party - is just covert xenophobia.
Richard von Weizsäcker has passed away, aged 94. The sixth president of the Federal Republic of Germany was the country's highest-ranking representative from 1984 to 1994. DW takes a look back at his tenure.
Greek politicians have made their final appeals to voters ahead of Sunday's parliamentary election. The anti-austerity Syriza party appears headed for victory, which could spell trouble for the eurozone.
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