Jens Philippi runs a small plant nursery in Saarbrücken, and has made it policy to hire staff members with disabilities. In recognition of his work, he’s now won an award from the state of Saarland.
Jens Weidner is familiar with aggressive behavior. As a criminologist, he was a therapist to violent adolescents; as a career coach, he advises people who are too nice at work.
After a protracted financial crisis, Spain's economy is finally showing signs of a stable and sustainable recovery. The Labor Ministry has said far fewer out-of-work people are out looking for a job.
The banned Kurdish workers' party or the PKK has apologized for radical protests organized in Germany in the 1990s. The union's leader said the Kurds wanted a peaceful solution with Turkey.
Wladyslaw Bartoszewski is dead. The former Auschwitz prisoner and Polish foreign minister worked toward German-Polish reconciliation for decades. Without him, the process would have been much slower.