Berlin-based Afghan model Zohre Esmaeli initiated a project two years ago aimed at bringing immigrants and Germans together, and promoting understanding of each other's cultures. DW spoke to the model about her project.
Downpours have caused a nearby creek to overflow and pour hazardous, trash-strewn water into two neighborhoods. More than half of California has been under flood, wind and snow advisories in the past week.
German utility RWE has posted a higher-than-expected annual loss for 2016. The Essen-based company said it was hit by write-downs on a number of its plants and provisions for a special nuclear waste fund.
The Romanian parliament voted on Tuesday to abandon a controversial ordinance that decriminalised official misconduct if the financial damage amounted to less than €44,100. The decree, seen as a way for politicians from the ruling Social-Democratic Party to avoid convictions, had triggered mass protests in January and early February. The government had revok […]
The Libyan Red Crescent aid organisation said it had recovered some 74 bodies on Monday that had washed ashore on the Libyan coast. The Red Crescent says the deceased had attempted to cross the Mediterranean Sea to reach Italy on a rubber boat. More are feared dead, with children said to be among those who had perished. Smugglers are known to overload the ru […]