Dominic Kane

Dominic Kane

Europe

EU borders reopen: Many countries ease travel restrictions

Europe pushes ahead with getting back to business, reopening borders, restaurants and cafes.

EU borders reopen: Many countries ease travel restrictions

Coronavirus pandemic

Germany lockdown: Gradual reopening as virus cases taper off

Government eases lockdown in phases but cautions social-distancing measures must be adhered to.

Germany lockdown: Gradual reopening as virus cases taper off

Europe

Germany eases coronavirus restrictions as small businesses open

As daily death toll drops, some shops and schools reopen. But some German states want tightened curbs.

Germany eases coronavirus restrictions as small businesses open

Cinema

Berlin film festival: Filmmakers shed light on migrant struggles

Migrants' stories of survival jump to the big screen at this year's Berlin Film Festival.

Berlin film festival: Filmmakers shed light on migrant struggles

Movies

Berlin film festival explores adversity through children's eyes

A sneak peek at two critically acclaimed movies debuting at the Berlin Film Festival.

Berlin film festival explores adversity through children's eyes

Europe

Germany's Hamburg election: Greens expected to make big gains

Sunday's vote is about deciding who gets elected into this parliament.

Germany's Hamburg election: Greens expected to make big gains

Europe

'If I go outside will someone hurt me?': Shock, fear in Germany

Police presence across Germany increased - especially at 'sensitive' places like mosques - after the Hanau tragedy.

'If I go outside will someone hurt me?': Shock, fear in Germany

Europe

Germany to phase out coal use by 2038

Ministers are clear coal mines will disappear and that renewable sources of energy are the answer.

Germany to phase out coal use by 2038

Europe

Berlin Tegel airport to be redeveloped into technology park

Almost a million Berliners voted to keep Tegel open in a referendum nearly three years ago but that verdict is not binding.

Berlin Tegel airport to be redeveloped into technology park

Europe

Controversy over Germany's 'anti-Jewish' artwork

As world set to commemorate International Holocaust Day, presence of Germany's historic sculptures fuels concerns at rising anti-Semitism.

Controversy over Germany's 'anti-Jewish' artwork

Europe

Germany gears up for post-Merkel era

With Chancellor Angela Merkel bowing out of politics at the next federal election, she will need to figure out how to transfer her popularity to the next party leader.

Germany gears up for post-Merkel era

Europe

Germany's Social Democrats seek to regain momentum

2020 set to be year that political parties regroup and look ahead to election for chancellor in 2021.

Germany's Social Democrats seek to regain momentum