Around the world, revellers have been bidding farewell to the Old Year and welcoming in 2013. From Australia, halfway round the world to Berlin and then some beyond, the message was the same: Happy New Year and all the best for 2013!
Revelers have welcomed the new year across Europe and much of the world, after an eventful year that meant some celebrations were muted. In Indonesia, a candlelight vigil was held for those lost in the AirAsia disaster.
From vinyls to digital media, the Berlin Philharmonic always manages to get its unique sound to audiences all over the world. Here's how "German Engineering" helped make it one of the world's most famous orchestras.
May 8, 1945. World War II was over. Around midnight Field Marshal Wilhelm Keitel signed the unconditional surrender of the German Wehrmacht at the Soviet headquarters in Karlshorst, Berlin.
Adolf Hitler’s final ten days in his bunker ensconced deep below the Berlin Chancellery of the Reich have been described in numerous books, memoirs, and the chilling movie "Downfall”, but still questions remain.