Jewish teenager Anne Frank died in a Nazi concentration camp at least a month earlier than her official date of death, researchers have said. The new study traces the final years of Anne and her sister, Margot.
Reservations for places at tables in the beer tents at Munich's world-famous Oktoberfest this autumn are already changing hands online for thousands of euros. Officials warn: don't buy those tickets!
DW's Berlin columnists - all English-speakers who have lived in the German capital for many years - bring you an insider's perspective on cultural life in one of the world's most vibrant cities.