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Police settle train violence over smelly feet
Not the feet in question. Photo: Caitlin Regan/Flickr

A fellow passenger's foot odour proved too much for one traveller to stomach.

How Berliners are responding to the Bavaria attacks
Photo: DPA

Is fear of terrorism creeping up on the capital?

Man gets life in jail for murder of two young children
Silvio Schulz. Photo: DPA

A former security guard was handed a life sentence Tuesday for murdering two children, one of them a four-year-old Bosnian boy snatched from a crowded migrant registration centre last year.

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Doctor killed in Berlin hospital shooting: police
Police at the scene in southern Berlin. Photo: DPA

A doctor has died after being shot at a Berlin hospital by an elderly man, Berlin police said on Twitter on Tuesday.

What will Turkey's failed coup mean for Turkish Germans?
Turks rally in support of Erdogan in Berlin. Photo: DPA

Thousands of Germans of Turkish origin took to the streets in support of Erdogan. What does this say about the integration of Turks in the country?

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More far-left violence in Berlin as 17 cars are set on fire
File photo of a burning car in Berlin. Photo: DPA

The capital is once again a hotbed for far-left unrest.

Six weird things I've learned working for Berlin startups
A tech firm in Berlin. Photo: DPA.

Italian expat Federico Prandi explains what the biggest surprises were for him when he first started working in Berlin's growing tech scene.

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Berlin's six coolest attractions you've never heard of
The Badeschiff pool on the River Spree. Photo: DPA.

Sick of feeling like a tourist? These off-the-radar spots will take you away from the cameras and cheesy selfies.

Berlin squatters win court victory after 'illegal' police raid
Police in Rigaer Strasse. Photo: DPA

A police raid on a squat in east Berlin in June, which led to a violent backlash from the far-left scene, was declared illegal by a court on Wednesday.

'Please stop playing Pokemon at Germany's Holocaust sites'
Photo: DPA

Just hours after smartphone game Pokemon Go was released in Germany, people have complained that the app includes Holocaust memorial sites.

Man denied security clearance at work for being Scientologist
The Scientology centre in Berlin. Photo: DPA.

A Berlin court ruled that it was okay to deny a man security clearance due to concerns about him being a Scientologist.

Berliners' 'huge' response to need for refugee guardians
DPA

500 people have volunteered to become new guardians for the children.

Plane evacuated after security threat at Berlin airport
Tegel airport. Photo: DPA

A Lufthansa flight scheduled to take off for Munich from Berlin’s Tegel airport was evacuated on Thursday after a "security tip-off".

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