The German foreign minister is on a charm-offensive through Southeast Asia. Guido Westerwelle is seeking to strengthen ties with the world's fourth leading financial centre.
A year ago, PM Narendra Modi swept into office on pledges of reviving a foundering economy. DW examines to which extent the Indian PM's reform measures and his "Make in India" campaign have helped deliver on his promise.
The European Union is skidding further toward a political crisis. Skepticism is growing across the bloc and the willingness to reform is ebbing, warns DW's Bernd Riegert.
The G7 is set to meet on June 7 and 8 in the Bavarian resort of Elmau. As economic issues will also be on the agenda, the B7 group of western industry federations has come up with a host of recommendations.
Several people have been arrested in connection with Pakistan's Shiite killings and the murder of activist Mahmud. These suspects are well-educated urban youth. DW analyzes the "modern jihadist" phenomenon in Pakistan.