The 68th Berlin International Film Festival, also known as the Berlinale, has opened in the German capital. It’s regarded as one of the world’s most important film events and a chance for upcoming filmmakers from developing countries to get discovered. Nineteen films, including four by Iranian filmmakers, are competing for awards in this year’s competition, presstv.com
Long-distance rail traffic resumed at the busy Berlin Zoo train station on Sunday after firefighters extinguished a fire that had caused large amounts of smoke, though local railway traffic remained halted, German federal police said on Twitter.
Horrified at the sight of swastikas scrawled on walls, children's playgrounds and building sites, a group of graffiti artists in Berlin is transforming the Nazi symbols into colorful artwork such as flowers, cars and animals.