Boris Nemtsov, an outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead on a Moscow street last week. Political opponents in Russia know they are living dangerously. Russian propaganda suppresses contradictory statements and many say the country is ruled by insecurity, suspicion and fear. Is Nemtsov’s assassination symbolic of troubling political developments?
Jürgen Klopp’s Dortmund is a side reborn since the winter break. With four wins in a row now, could Dortmund’s comeback even see them qualifying for the Champions League? They’re only 8 points behind fourth-placed Leverkusen. And next up: Dortmund have a tantalizing game at Hamburg to look forward to.
Sarah meets up with her Berlin Philharmonic woodwind colleagues to talk about being members of the “Double Reed Club”. They have a special standing in the orchestra because they have to make their own reeds and this involves a lot of work - they are constantly scraping and whittling. Find out how in this episode!