Tattooing has become very popular and we find out more by portraying a couple of Berlin-based artists who have brought it up a rung.
One hundred lashes and six months in jail - when it comes to tattooing, Iran's regime takes a harsh line. Tattoo artist Mohsen Karimi experienced just that and is determined to continue his work anyway.
The remains of 13 Maori warriors held in overseas museums have been returned to New Zealand. They were greeted by an outpouring of grief, befitting fallen soldiers, at Te Papa Museum in Wellington.
Cultural tradition, fashion trend, therapy or drunken mistake - tattoos symbolize a breadth of different meanings. In Germany, people of all ages, professions and backgrounds are taking the plunge and getting inked.
Bayreuth's Wagner festival has opened amid accusations of hypocrisy over a singer with a Nazi tattoo. The curtain rose on "The Flying Dutchman" without Evgeny Nikitin, who had been engaged for the title role.
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