This time on World Stories, we hear about efforts in Bangladesh to help expectant mothers and their babies survive childbirth. We revisit a key moment in Bulgaria's history and hear recollections of Kenya's politically hazardous past. We see how Mexico's iconic sombreros are made and how future technical instructors are being trained in Saudi Arabia.
Berlin's sole English-language monthly has a French woman at the helm. History students in Regensburg row in local waters like ancient Romans. A hay farmer in Thüringen counts the royal family of Morocco among his customers. Apprentices in Mannheim are taught the secret of making perfect ice cream.