Audi Q3 - The new allrounder

Audi Q3 - The new allrounder

The second generation Q3 has a more mature look about it - and it's bigger too: overall its 10 cm longer, providing more interior space. And the Q3 is highly versatile, with a rear seat bench and cargo space that adjust in multiple ways.
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Electric speedster: Cupra's e-Racer

Electric speedster: Cupra's e-Racer

Cupra plans to use its latest creation - the eRacer - in the E-TCR Series, the first all-electric touring car series that's due to debut in 2020. We take a look at the car that could lead the charge into the electric era in car racing.
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Civic Type R - Honda's hot hatch

Civic Type R - Honda's hot hatch

The Civic Type R has been dubbed one of the best-driving hot hatches around. Powered by a 4-cylinder, turbocharged engine packing 235 kW of power, it's not only a dream on the racetrack. The new Type R is also good for everyday use.
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Stylishly late: Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Stylishly late: Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Stelvio is the first SUV from Alfa Romeo, named after Italy's highest mountain pass. It's Alfa Romeo's contribution to the SUV craze - and a late one at that. The Stelvio is powered by a choice of three diesels or two gasoline engines.
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Spectacular long exposure photography

Spectacular long exposure photography

JanLeonardo Wollert is an expert on long exposure photography. His uses pyrotechnics, special lights and much more to create absolutely stunning images.
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Moscow in the dark

Moscow in the dark

These is plenty to do and discover after sunset in Moscow. Be that visiting a circus, a beauty salon, or Moscow's futuristic-looking Zaryadye Park. The metropolis has much to offer.
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Interview - Andreas Rodder: "There is a new fear of Germany."

Interview - Andreas Rodder: "There is a new fear of Germany."

Germany is considered Europe's strongest nation, both politically and economically. Just like a century ago, it is viewed as culturally sensitive but ruthless when it comes to wielding power. How can it counter the fears of its neighbors and partn...
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British multimedia artist Em Cole

British multimedia artist Em Cole

Her works are colorful, flashy and provocative: Em Cole is causing a stir in the art world. The British artist's video and photo collages often revolve around the sterotypical presentation of women.
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Reporter - Canada: Why Many Aboriginals Grow into Crime

Reporter - Canada: Why Many Aboriginals Grow into Crime

Spurgeon Root is a pastor in Regina in western Canada. It is a city notorious for its Aboriginal gang culture. At night, they come knocking at his door: drug dealers, street fighters and muggers hoping to find a way out of their life of crime.
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Philippines: Solar power instead of coal

Philippines: Solar power instead of coal

The residents of Atimonan, a coastal town in the Philippines, are resisting the construction of new power plants. Coal is still the main source of power generation in the country, where green electricity plays only a niche role.
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Meet a local: Buenos Aires

Meet a local: Buenos Aires

DW viewer Juan Facundo Cuello shows you the center of the Argentinian capital, the traditional barrio of La Boca with its colorful houses, and the hipster district Palermo Soho with its bars.
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A trip to Gelmeroda

A trip to Gelmeroda

The artist Lyonel Feininger was so impressed by the village church that he immortalized it in 13 paintings, and architect Ernst Neufert built a timber house in Gelmeroda that is now a pilgrimage site for Bauhaus fans.
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Turkish Specialty: Hunkar Begendi

Turkish Specialty: Hunkar Begendi

A recipe with a history: "Hunkar Begendi" means "the Sultan enjoyed it". We went to the "Andrea Karakoy" restaurant in Istanbul to learn how to make this Turkish specialty with eggplant and meat.
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Yadegar Asisi's Pergamon Panorama

Yadegar Asisi's Pergamon Panorama

A giant panorama of the ancient city of Pergamon can now be seen in Berlin. The 360? picture was created by artist Yadegar Asisi. He shows scenes from daily life in the year 129 AD.
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Breastfeeding is best

Breastfeeding is best

Latest research suggests mother's milk is tailor-made for each baby. It's all in the mix. Breastfeeding may also bring health advantages for the mother as well. Why that might be is not fully clear.
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The sourdough library

The sourdough library

Belgian bread aficionado Karl de Smedt collects samples of sourdough starter. He has already gathered more than 100 different samples from 20 countries, and keeps scouring the globe for more.
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Origami wall decor

Origami wall decor

Those practicing Origami usually tend to create paper animals or flowers. But the Japanese art of paper folding can also be used to make stylish wall decor, as our DIY expert shows.
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Parkinson's disease - our interview

Parkinson's disease - our interview

Neurologist Patricia Krause and tai chi instructor Mirko Lorenz explain why movement and exercise helps Parkinson's patients. What types of movement are best?
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Living in fear - Refugees in Chemnitz

Living in fear - Refugees in Chemnitz

This summer, far-right extremists hounded migrants through the eastern German city of Chemnitz. Now, weeks later, locals remain divided over immigration. Some are actively fighting xenophobia, while others say they fear migrants.
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Exodus from Croatia

Exodus from Croatia

Growing numbers of Croatians are moving abroad because of the country's ongoing economic crisis. The region of Slavonia is particularly affected. Many families have left, forcing schools to shut.
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Spain's mistreated greyhounds

Spain's mistreated greyhounds

Spain's Galgos, or Spanish greyhounds, are bred for the rabbit hunt. But the less-than-fastest runners are often abandoned or killed once the hunting season is over. It is a common and cruel practice in Spain.
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A 'Villa Villekulla' in Lyon

A 'Villa Villekulla' in Lyon

From the outside, the Chavannes' house looks quite traditional. Inside, however, the creative couple have constructed a unique home: colourful and almost magically decorated, yet functional at the same time.
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Melitta Bentz - beating the grinds

Melitta Bentz - beating the grinds

In 1908, Melitta Bentz was looking for a way to brew coffee without ending up with a cup full of coffee grounds. She put some blotting paper in a pot, punched a hole in the bottom and the rest is coffee-drinking history.
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Caravaggio paintings live on stage

Caravaggio paintings live on stage

The Italian Malatheatre group called is re-creating famous works by baroque painter Caravaggio live on stage. In the nearly forgotten tradition of Tableaux Vivants, they freeze their movements in pre-rehearsed poses.
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Germany team crisis

Germany team crisis

What has happened to the Germany national team? 'Die Mannschaft' had a year to forget with an early World Cup exit and now they could even get relegated from Nations League Group A. We take a look at what went wrong...
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The pressure of top-level sport

The pressure of top-level sport

Top athletes are under considerable pressure to succeed. And only those who can deal with that constant pressure have a chance of getting funding. Speed skater and Olympic participant Bente Pflug tells her story.
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Face to face - a basic income for all?

Face to face - a basic income for all?

If all German adults received EUR1,000 a month no strings attached, they would live happier lives. That's the theory at least. But opponents say universal basic income would only encourage laziness. We hear both sides of the argument.
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South Korea - the price of success

South Korea - the price of success

South Korea's education system is notorious for the pressure it places on school students. Often they have little time for hobbies or friends. One start-up wants to make learning more fun.
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Money - a true measure of achievement?

Money - a true measure of achievement?

If you work hard, it'll pay off. Is that really true? In many countries, income inequality is growing. While movie stars and top bank executives are paid millions, back-breaking work is often poorly remunerated.
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Hard work for little reward

Hard work for little reward

Germany has a sizeable low-wage sector. Many people need to do several jobs to get by. And their efforts are not only poorly remunerated. Often their work is underappreciated, too.
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Design Classics from Germany

Design Classics from Germany

Within Europe, Scandinavia and Italy are most often credited for innovative design. But a number of design classics have been created in Germany, among them the Wassily club chair and the Wagenfeld lamp.
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The Dresden State Art Collections

The Dresden State Art Collections

The 15 museums of the Dresden State Art Collections make up one of the oldest, largest and most prestigious museum networks in the world. Now, they've received a European Cultural Brand Award.
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Spectacular cable car ride

Spectacular cable car ride

Mountain lovers can now travel from Zermatt to Klein Matterhorn in a hyper-modern cable car. The "Matterhorn Glacier Ride" in Switzerland is the world's highest cableway, and a feat of construction.
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Montpellier: Culture by the Coast

Montpellier: Culture by the Coast

History, art and fine dining by the sea - no wonder visitors fall in love with Montpellier. The city in southern France is popular with its resident student population and visitors from across the globe alike.
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Stuffed cabbage with polenta in Romania

Stuffed cabbage with polenta in Romania

Stuffed cabbage is a favorite dish in Romania and is often served with polenta. The cabbage is marinated for three months. Learn how to prepare the dish.
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Living in a glass house in Zurich

Living in a glass house in Zurich

Swiss architect Boris Egli has designed a home for himself and his family near Zurich. It features 58 glass panels. Although no room is larger than 15 square meters, the house still seems open and roomy.
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Meet a Local - in Amsterdam

Meet a Local - in Amsterdam

Sebastian van der Sangen shows you around his home city of Amsterdam: Start off with a boat tour of the canals and visit the NDSM wharf, one of the Dutch capital's cultural hotspots.
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Dubrovnik - The pearl of the Adriatic

Dubrovnik - The pearl of the Adriatic

Since it became a backdrop for the TV series "Game of Thrones", the Croatian city of Dubrovnik has become an even more popular as a tourist destination. DW viewer Viktor Kudzia sent images of his trip there.
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Stuffed cabbage with Polenta from Romania

Stuffed cabbage with Polenta from Romania

At the Camara Boierului restaurant in Sibiu, stuffed cabbage with polenta is a particular favorite. Head chef Ioan Aron learned his craft in France and Germany, but he'll never forget this recipe from his grandmother.
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A Photographic Trip to Holy Places

A Photographic Trip to Holy Places

Finnish photographer Ola Kolehmainen traveled Europe for three years photographing churches, mosques and synagogues. The images are now in a book of photos titled "It's All One History, Almost."
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Social Inequality in Kenya

Social Inequality in Kenya

In Kenya you can measure economic growth by the number of shopping malls that have sprung up in the capital Nairobi. They cater to the small upper class and are out of reach for most people. Almost 40 percent live on less than two dollars a day.
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Affordable medical technology in Vietnam

Affordable medical technology in Vietnam

Around the world, about 7,000 newborns die every day. Hospitals in many emerging and developing countries lack the necessary medical equipment to save them. One social entrepreneur decided it was time to change that.
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An invasion of brown algae in Mexico

An invasion of brown algae in Mexico

Most people associate Caribbean beaches with fine, white sand. But in Mexico more and more tourists are being confronted with stinking sargassum. How can the problem be tackled? One idea is to dry it and build houses with it. A prototype exists.
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Smartphone addiction - we talk to an expert

Smartphone addiction - we talk to an expert

Computer and media scientist Alexander Markowetz has been examining the issue of excessive smartphone use. He explains how smartphone addiction starts, what long-term effects it can have and what can be done to counteract them.
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Belgium's dangerous heritage

Belgium's dangerous heritage

A special unit of the Belgian army clears many tons of First World War munitions every year. Traces of the Great War abound, especially in northwestern Belgium where buried grenades have been cleared since 1918.
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Hunting for lost treasure in Italy

Hunting for lost treasure in Italy

Fishermen in Naples are struggling to earn a living from fishing. But they are hoping their planned tours of archeological treasure on the seabed will attract enough tourists for them to secure their financial futures.
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Worries in the Ukraine: Worries in the West

Worries in the Ukraine: Worries in the West

Ethnic Hungarians in western Ukraine are putting pressure on Kiev - with the support of Viktor Orban's government. A group of separatist-nationalists say they want to right "historic wrongs" of the First World War.
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What ornaments will be in this Christmas?

What ornaments will be in this Christmas?

Christmas is creeping up on us fast. What will the decorations look like this time? The store windows in London's famous Oxford Street are already sparkling and glittering.
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