What's Happening in Berlin
Berlin repeat election to go ahead, says Germany's top court
The court rejected an appeal to postpone the new vote, which has been called to address widespread irregularities in the 2021 state election. The city's leading parties met the decision with "relief."
DW.com - 31.01.2023
Strike cancels all flights at Berlin Brandenburg airport
Around 300 flights that were scheduled to take off and land at the Berlin airport on Wednesday were cancelled. It is the first time since 2018 a labor strike led to so many flight cancellations.
DW.com - 25.01.2023
Berlin police raid homes over child sexual abuse images
Berlin law enforcement authorities have conducted a set of separate raids across the city, following separate tip-offs and investigations.
DW.com - 17.01.2023
Car crashes into Berlin's Brandenburg Gate, driver dead
Firefighters and police responded at the scene of the world-famous landmark. Apart from the driver, nobody else has been confirmed dead or injured.
DW.com - 16.01.2023
Climate activists cut top off iconic Berlin Christmas tree
Last Generation climate activists calling for tougher government action to combat the global climate crisis sawed the top off a Christmas tree at the Brandenburg Gate. Police said they attended the scene and took action.
DW.com - 21.12.2022