"The first time is like your first love, you'll never forget it!"Ettore Scardecchia
Head of Product Engineering, Avio
""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
The Icelandic composer was discovered at his Berlin apartment.
This year's Berlinale film festival will be a platform for debating the "MeToo" movement highlighting sexual harassment against women
Over 100 pieces of clothing designed by Italian designer Gianni Versace will be on show in the German capital.
Four detainees have escaped from a Berlin jail.
The city's justice ministry said that the men escaped via a car workshop on the grounds of the Ploetzensee prison
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One year on, Angela Merkel has attended a memorial for the victims of the Berlin Christmas market bombings, amid criticism of the government response
Swedish art satire 'The Square' scooped no fewer than six prizes at the European Film Awards in Berlin on Saturday, including Best Film, Best Director and Best Actor.
Final preparations are underway in Berlin for Saturday's 30th edition of the awards
Berlin's Christmas market has reopened under heightened security.
The top leadership of Germany’s Social Democrats are debating whether party leader Martin Schulz should reconsider forming another coalition government with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives.
The man has been inundated with invites after a shopper shared the ad on social media
Germany's Social Democrat leader, Martin Schulz is facing pressure over 'grand coalition' talks with Angela Merkel as he meets with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin.
Germany's reputation for punctuality has taken a hit as local media report yet another delay to the opening of the Berlin Brandenburg Airport.
President Frank-Walter Steinmeier gave a statement after talks on forming a coalition government in Germany collapsed
Security guards at one Berlin refugee centre pimp out their wards for cash.
Berlin's Madame Tussaud's has added Donald Trump to its collection, by public demand.
Berlin’s Staatsoper on the historic Unter den Linden boulevard has reopened.
The restored Staatsoper is one of the most modern opera houses in the world.
Protests in Germany follow the result of the country’s federal election
CDU supporters celebrate win in German election but do some soul searching amid far-right surge