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Berlin freezes rent on over a million homes to prevent exodus

Debate rages whether the freeze will be worse or better for long-term economic cost

Poll win is Hong Kong’s route out of crisis – will Beijing accept it?

Analysis: Carrie Lam says she will ‘reflect’ on crushing defeat in district council polls. If she acts fast, the city might just be saved from further bloodshed

Angela Merkel insists she’s fine after second shaking scare

German Chancellor will fly out to G20 summit as planned, says spokesperson

Man urinating on to tourist boat from bridge causes several injuries

Three women and a man taken to hospital with minor head wounds

Two homeless men set on fire in Berlin

Passers-by 'put out blaze with fire extinguisher'

How to browse Berlin's best design boutiques from home

Online shopping platform Trouva has added 20 Berlin interiors shops to its site – and it's the next best thing to catching a plane to Germany's creative capital city.