We head for the Russian capital to find out how the locals enjoy some winter fun. Ice skating is one popular sport.
As temperatures on the Feldberg in the Black Forest on Sunday reached double digits, skiers enjoyed one last day of winter fun in slightly slushy snow - while down in the valley the first sun bathers were out and about.
Opposition leaders in Moscow have canceled the protest rally for Sunday, opting instead for a march to pay their respects to Boris Nemtsov. Nemtsov was gunned down in the heart of Moscow.
Oberwiesenthal, the highest town in Germany, used to be known as the St. Moritz of the East. But times have changed. DW’s Elisabeth Jahn visits a town still clinging to its past and yet striving to revamp its image.
As Russia and Ukraine's gas deliveries dispute heats up, the EU has announced plans to revamp its energy sector. The idea is thought to target Moscow "where it hurts."