To be promoted by the Misfit Models modeling agency, you don't have to have be tall and skinny. You don't even have to be beautiful. With its unusual concept, the agency has already worked for Diesel and Levi's.
Two 20-somethings in Germany have launched krauselocke.de, the country's first online portal with an Afro-German perspective. For many in the community, it's more than hair advice - it's a roadmap to identity. (18.12.2013)
Berlin attracts more and more tourists each year, who help buoy the city's budget. But some residents would rather give up the money and keep Berlin's flair for themselves. (04.10.2013)
What does Europe's youth look like? What do Europe's young people want? What are they afraid of? In Berlin, a photo exhibition shows 100 portraits of young people from seven countries. (22.08.2013)
The transition from school to workplace is difficult for many young Germans. The city of Hamburg has now developed a model that helps young people in their job search: The youth employment agency.
A diplomatic delegation from the United States is in China in an effort to smooth out several disputes in relations between the two countries. President Obama spoke of a 'new model' in US-China interactions.
Google revenues rose strongly in the second quarter, driven by an increase in the number of paid clicks on ads, and profits per share were also up year-on-year. Analysts see promise in Google's 'moonshot' technologies.
Ever been in love? Then you'll understand Cheryl Green's songs. She joins Pulse in the studio to talk about how her singing career took her by surprise, her most embarrassing moment on stage, and finding her soulmate.
The Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz in central Germany is a quintessential English landscape garden. Built by a prince and garden pioneer in the late 18th century, it is one of the largest English parks in Europe.
It's 30 degrees in the shade - in Thuringia, people are dancing, listening to sound experimenters at work and then cooling off in the lake. Melt is an electronic music festival in a unique setting.
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