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EU-brokered Russia-Ukraine gas talks succeed

With help from EU officials, Ukraine and Russia have finally inked a deal seeing Moscow resume gas supplies to its neighbor over the winter. Brussels said it ... more >>

Jobact provides a stage for the unemployed

The idea is unusual: using theater to get people out of unemployment. Sandra Schürman, founder of Jobact, is doing just that. In her interview for DW, she explains how... more >>

Vattenfall mulls exit from German lignite biz

Swedish utility Vattenfall has said it's planning to get rid of its lignite-powered plants and mining facilities in eastern Germany. Although profitable, the business ... more >>

German publishers vs. Google

Newspapers find it difficult to make money online, and German publishers are no exception. They want Google to pay for displaying their articles. But the attempt has ... more >>

US economy logs better-than-expected growth

The US economy has grown further in the past few months, beating analysts' expectations. Third-quarter figures showed expansion was based on a smaller trade deficit ... more >>

Germany’s far left: Thuringia’s November revolution

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The revolution is over ... more >>

On books, Germany, Taiwan, schools, Ebola, UKIP, homosexuals, the Pet Shop Boys: Letters to the editor

UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The revolution is over ... more >>

German unemployment sinks to three-year low

The number of jobless Germans dropped further than expected in October, reaching its lowest level since November 2011. The robust German labor market appears to defy ... more >>

Audi, Porsche marques boost profit at VW

Europe's biggest carmaker, Volkswagen, has reported a strong rise in quarterly profits, buoyed by record sales of Audi and Porsche cars. Its core brand, however, ... more >>

Lufthansa cuts profit guidance on slowdown fears

Europe's biggest airline, Lufthansa, has lowered its 2015 profit outlook, blaming a cooling in the global economy and tough competition. For this year, the German flag... more >>

Russia-Ukraine gas talks remain deadlocked

EU-hosted talks to resolve a gas dispute between Russia and Ukraine were broken off after Kyiv failed to prove it can pay for vital winter supplies. Moscow has now ... more >>