How structurally sound is Italy's aging infrastructure?
1 day ago
The collapse of Genoa's Morandi Bridge has many Italians worried that it could happen again. Many bridges in Italy were built in the 1950s and 60s and are showing their years, and maintaining them is a daunting task. How structurally sound are they?
Barcelona prepares to pay tribute to victims of Islamist attack amid controversy over King's presence
1 day ago
Barcelona paid tribute on Friday (August 17) to the victims of a jihadist militant rampage last year which killed 16 people amid controversy over the presence of Spain's King Felipe whose attendance is rejected by Catalan separatists.
Blame game over Genoa bridge collapse intensifies
2 days ago
As investigators focus on the design and maintenance of Genoa's collapsed bridge, officials have been doling out blame. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini implied that EU budget rules were at fault but later pointed the finger at the bridge operator.
German state mulls headscarf ban for girls under 14
4 days ago
Burqas or face veils are banned in some European countries, but so far, not in Germany. Now one state is considering banning the headscarf for girls under 14. As DW's Yalda Zarbakhch found out in one school, it would be a highly controversial move.