It's been 20 years since East and West Germany reunified, but the terms "typically Ossi" and "typically Wessi" are still bandied about. We've selected some of the most common cliches.
They put up a more than respectable fight, but in the end Bayern dug themselves a 3-0 hole in the Champions League. There will be no title this year. DW's Jefferson Chase analyzes why Bayern came up short.
Dutch politician Geert Wilders has proposed exhibiting caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad in the Dutch parliament. The inflammatory suggestion follows a shooting at an anti-Islam event in the US state of Texas.
Bayern Munich put up a brave fight in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal in Barcelona. But they lost 3-0, undone by two late moments of skill by Lionel Messi and a last-minute goal by Neymar.