From human smuggling to forced labor, from skateboarding to the Peaceful Revolution, DW takes a closer look at the history and legacy of the former German Democratic Republic (GDR), known as East Germany.
With a dominant performance in Melbourne, Australia has won its fifth Cricket World Cup. Set only 184 to win, Michael Clarke's team cantered to victory with nearly 17 overs to spare.
Sebastian Vettel has won his first race in a Ferrari at the Malaysian Grand Prix on Sunday. Drivers' championship overall leader Lewis Hamilton had to settle for second, after problems with his tires.
Investigators have found drugs used in the treatment of psychological problems at the house of the Germanwings co-pilot. The findings were reported by German weekly Welt am Sonntag.