Berlin News: Berlin in the News – and News from Berlin – in English.
If you want to know what’s ‘really’ happening in Berlin, or at least what English media is reporting about Berlin, then this page might be the right place for you.
Here you’ll find a frequently updated compilation of the latest Berlin News in English / by English language media so you can get a picture of what is going on in Berlin, what people in Germany’s capital talk about – and how ‘the rest of the world’ sees Berlin.
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"I went to West Berlin in 1982 to document what was called Mauerkrankheit, which roughly translates as “wall sickness”. It was a disorder, identified in ..."
"Rents in Berlin are not only rising excessively for private apartments – but also in commercial properties. Here's how the local government wants to ..."
"Berlin's police force is facing considerable embarrassment over the arrest of a woman who has repeatedly posed as a police officer and claims to have ..."
"Two homosexual emperor penguins at Berlin Zoo are preparing for the patter of tiny feet after zoo staff gave them an egg to adopt last month. "The two ..."
"In one quiet area of Berlin, local residents are also being targeted. One victim is a bookshop-owner. Another is a historian who runs a gallery. A third is ..."
"Tauentzienstrasse, meanwhile, is one of western Berlin's main competitors to Friedrichstrasse—a broad boulevard that's home to continental Europe's ..."
"Berlin plans to stop electric scooters from being left haphazardly on sidewalks and other anti-social behaviour that's drawn the ire of residents in the ..."
"The CEO of the much-delayed Berlin Brandenburg airport (BER) has said that the start of a new testing phase “confirms that opening BER in October ..."
"Berlin (Urban Transport News): ViaVan, Europe's leading provider of on-demand public mobility solutions, yesterday announced a new public ..."
"Ah Berlin! Such a great city for cycling. It was a sunny day in June and two friends and I had rented some of those disposable orange bikes via an app."
"November 2019 marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. For those who grew up in the Cold War era, with the wall's presence a ..."
"The new Schülerticket, issued by the transport association of Berlin and Brandenburg (VBB), is applicable to all ticket holders travelling in Berlin's AB ..."
"Berlin's biggest sneaker boutique owners talk about how the fall of the Berlin Wall jump started sneaker culture in Germany's biggest city."
"Berlin (AFP) - In a classroom workshop, students watch a video of a man and woman meeting in a nightclub. They drink, laugh, dance and kiss."
"Opening in Berlin on Wednesday evening, the Künstlerhaus Bethanien's Space is the Place exhibition – which takes its name from a song by the"
"Before Hitler came to power in 1933, German capital was a liberal hotbed where people indulged their sexual and hedonistic appetites in Berlin's ..."
"After several years of delays, the controversial Berlin-Brandenburg Airport (BER) will open next fall following a last series technical tests, said its CEO ..."
"Hundreds of thousands of people took part in Berlin's extravagant Christopher Street Day parade for LGBT+ rights on Saturday. Rough cut (no reporter ..."
"The range of perspectives on the fall of the Berlin Wall is correspondingly diverse. But the mood is almost universally somber — far removed from the ..."
"For every 45 inquiries conducted on its search engine, Berlin startup Ecosia has a seedling planted somewhere on the world. Its founder wants to fight ..."
"The government of the federal state of Berlin has decided to ban older diesel cars from eight roads in the city and create dozens of zones with a 30 ..."
"Berlin's buses, trains and trams get the thumbs up but there's lots to be improved on, say readers who shared their views in the first of our series on ..."
"Zueria is also the host of the first Vogue Ball in the history of Berlin's Melt Festival. The perfect occasion to get to know the queen of voguing and her ..."
"On Friday, it is decided which universities will receive additional millions. Students talk about the pressure to perform and where Berlin's universities ..."
"How a trip to Berlin finally changed my mind about the Germans ... Berlin is a very “adult” city – and I don't use that word in the sleazy sense but rather ..."
"David Chipperfield's James-Simon-Galerie has opened on Museum Island in Berlin. The project serves as a new entrance between the Kupfergraben .."
"Berlin's Palast der Republik, the asbestos-riddled home of the powerless East German parliament that was demolished more than a decade ago, ..."
"Sarah Darwin, the great-great granddaughter of British biologist Charles Darwin, was sleepless in Berlin when, to her "enormous surprise", she heard ..."
"When I got to Mad Kate's live-in work studio in Berlin's Kreuzberg district, most of the porn filmmakers they had invited to talk with us had already ..."
"Dignitaries from around the world have gathered in Berlin to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of the Berlin airlift. The Soviet Union ..."
"Markus Hannebauer, a Berlin software entrepreneur and art collector, has turned a Nazi-era building that once served as administrative offices for the ..."
"The Berlinische Galerie, Berlin's city museum for modern and contemporary art, has been forced to close suddenly because of structural problems ..."
"German police have said they are bracing themselves for violent protests in the capital on 1 May, a traditional day for leftwing demonstrations."
"It is just one of the surprisingly large number of shops in Berlin that sell only one thing, be it crawly insects, salty sweets, sticky tape or miniature string ..."
"Thirty years ago, the Berlin Wall dividing East and West Germany came down. Now, a miniature replica of that wall has gone up .."
"Sometimes restaurants adapting to plant-based dishes and sometimes like this, where Berlin's first vegan canteen for students has opened in the ..."
"Thousands of teens join Greta Thunberg's climate fight in Berlin ... activist Greta Thunberg who has taken her protest against climate change to Berlin."
"They were invented in 1855 by the Berlin printer Ernst Litfaß, (pronounced Lit-fass) who had been appalled by the random practice of pasting adverts ..."
"In this bonus scene from Munchies Guide To, we get a tour of Berlin spätis, the city's late-night corner stores. Munchies Guide To... is available on .."
"Over three years after a deadly car race in Berlin's city centre, the regional court has sentenced two speeders to life imprisonment for murder - for the ..."
"When a former mayor of Berlin described the city in 2003 as “poor but sexy”, he was at least half right. Decades of division had left the German capital ..."
"In front of the Imperial War Museum in south London, two young women are sitting on a bench next to the museum's most Instagrammed object – an ..."
"March 8 is now a public holiday in the city-state of Berlin after its parliament approved the change in January. The date is already an official holiday in ..."
"On the first International Women's Day celebrated as a public holiday in Berlin, one bike shop is slashing prices to bring attention to the gender wage ..."
"The special exhibition, which opened last week in Berlin, features a digital treasure trove of photographs, maps and films as well as artefacts to take ..."
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