Dispatcher Volker Bauermann is in charge of the railyard of Düsseldorf's public transport system. He makes sure cleaning the trains and trams goes smoothly. The cleaners have just eight minutes for each carriage.
Our reporter meets various people who work nights to see what they do and to ask how they feel about it. The price can be high in terms of health and well-being. Yet some night workers just love it.
If there is such a thing as a big bang of musical theater, it is "Einstein on the Beach" by Robert Wilson and Philip Glass. And now it is showing in Berlin.
Taiwan’s Foxconn group has said some of its student interns worked overtime and night shifts, in violation of company rules. The firm has been embroiled in a number of scandals regarding poor working conditions.
For three weeks, anti-government protesters have been demonstrating on Independence Square in Kyiv. Only the bravest stay all night when the danger of a police crackdown is highest. DW's Roman Goncharenko was there.
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