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Turkey to produce new S-500 missile system with Russia

5 hours 14 min ago
The Turkish president has described plans to help Russia build its next generation missile defense system. The move is likely to further strain Turkey's relations with the United States.

Opinion: Eurovision demonstrates the power of empathy

5 hours 54 min ago
This year's Eurovision Song Contest entries varied from a call to action to end capitalism to pure party songs. The winner won on a personal note, says DW's Rick Fulker.

Argentina: Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner renounces presidential bid

6 hours 5 min ago
Fernandez was widely tipped to run for president later this year, but she has instead positioned herself as deputy. Former cabinet chief Alberto Fernandez, a more moderate candidate, will take the top ticket.

Opinion: Austria's far-right show their true colors

6 hours 40 min ago
The audacity and arrogance of Austria's far-right led to their premature undoing. DW's Barbara Wesel sees the FPÖ scandal as a warning for conservatives willing to enter alliances with the far-right.

The Netherlands wins the Eurovision Song Contest

7 hours 32 min ago
Bookies favorite Duncan Lawrence has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv with his power ballad "Arcade." An exclusive performance by a 60-year-old pop diva also ensured the night will never be forgotten.

Austria's FPÖ Freedom Party: A turbulent history

7 hours 54 min ago
Chaired by a former Nazi functionary and SS officer more than 60 years ago, the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has taken a controversial path through the decades. The latest allegations surround corruption.

Madonna steals the show at Eurovision — for the wrong reasons

8 hours 10 min ago
The leaked news that the "Queen of Pop" would perform at the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv was followed by rumors of her backing down. But then she gave an out-of-tune performance of her anthem, "Like a Prayer."

Bundesliga Bulletin: Bayern Munich seal the title, Leverkusen sneak into top four

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 21:59
On the final day of the 2018-19 Bundesliga season, there was plenty of drama and a hatful of goals. Bayern Munich ended the season on top and Leverkusen snuck into fourth on a final day to remember.

Bayern Munich secure seventh straight Bundesliga title on final day

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 21:16
For the first time in nine years the Bundesliga title race came down to the final day. Bayern Munich thumped Frankfurt, leaving Borussia Dortmund's win in Gladbach irrelevant and confirming yet another title.

Austria's Sebastian Kurz calls for snap elections after corruption scandal

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 20:54
Austrian Chancellor Kurz has requested new elections after a corruption scandal brought down his vice chancellor. Footage showed the far-right deputy allegedly offering contracts to a supposed Russian investor.

Niko Kovac: Caught in the trap of Bayern Munich's expectations

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 20:48
Though Niko Kovac has led Bayern Munich to the Bundesliga title, his long-term prospects are anything but secure. The Croatian, in his first year at Bayern, has both supporters and detractors in high places at the club.

Opinion: The exciting season the Bundesliga needed

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 20:18
The Bundesliga season is over, and although Bayern Munich have won the title for the seventh consecutive time, DW's Jonathan Harding thinks this has still been a season for the ages.

Borussia Dortmund fans filled with optimism despite missing out on Bundesliga title

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 20:13
As the last matchday of the Bundesliga season approached, many were thrilled by the prospect of Borussia Dortmund winning the title. Despite that not happening, their fans had their reasons to celebrate.

US-Iran tension: Exxon Mobil pulls out foreign staff from Iraqi oil field

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 18:52
Exxon Mobil's decision to evacuate its foreign staff from a major Iraqi oil field comes amid rising tensions between the US and Iran. The US company's employees are reportedly being flown from Iraq to Dubai.

'Poland in Europe' - Donald Tusk calls for pro-EU vote at Warsaw rally

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 18:13
EU Council President Donald Tusk joined the opposition and thousands of people to encourage a vote in favor of the EU. The ruling Law and Justice party has brought division over media, migration and justice policies.

My Europe: A culture war in Austrian classrooms

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 17:22
Austria has made it illegal for girls to wear Muslim headscarves in primary school, even though the law is needless. This shows how cleverly the right-wing government steers public discourse, says Norbert Mappes-Niediek.

Stand up to far-right, Germany's Angela Merkel tells Europe

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 17:20
The resignation of Austria's vice chancellor led German politicians to warn against alliances with populists. Chancellor Merkel spoke out against right-wing populism as many are now demanding new Austrian elections.

Australia's conservatives keep power in 'miracle' election win

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 16:59
Despite trailing the Labor party in polls, Prime Minister Scott Morrison will remain in power following Australian elections. He dedicated the victory to the "quiet Australians."

Bundesliga: Bayern battle Dortmund for the title — live

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 16:52
For the first time in nine years the Bundesliga title race is set to go down to the final day. Two points separate Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund, but who will claim the Meisterschale? Follow DW's live updates.

My unknown father — anonymous sperm donations undermine German law

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 16:37
Over the past decades, thousands of children in Germany have been conceived through anonymous sperm donations from Germany and abroad, most notably Denmark. Florence Schulz reports from Aarhus.

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