Star Trek actor William Shatner becomes oldest person to reach space - DW News.

Actor William Shatner — star of the 1960s TV series Star Trek — has blasted off to become the oldest person in space. The 90-year-old was on board a suborbital flight with billionaire Jeff Bezos's company Blue Origin.

Subscribe: www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1

For more news go to: www.dw.com/en/
Follow DW on social media:
►Facebook: www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/
►Twitter: twitter.com/dwnews
►Instagram: www.instagram.com/dwnews
Für Videos in deutscher Sprache besuchen Sie: www.youtube.com/dwdeutsch

#Shatner #BlueOrigin #space

Watch video on channel "DW News"
Baldwin expresses 'shock,' 'sadness' at shooting cinematographer Hutchins on film set - DW News.

Baldwin expresses 'shock,' 'sadness' at shooting cinematographer Hutchins on film set - DW News.

A woman died after being shot with a prop firearm by actor and producer Alec Baldwin on a movie set, police in New Mexico said on Friday. Officials said cinematographer Halyna Hutchins died of her injuries and that director Joel Souza had also bee...

How to contain the spread of Covid amid vaccine scepticism in Romania? - COVID-19 Special.

How to contain the spread of Covid amid vaccine scepticism in Romania? - COVID-19 Special.

Nearly 400 Romanians are dying from the virus every day. The health system is collapsing. Ambulances are queuing outside hospitals, already at capacity. Some Covid patients are being transferred to neighboring Hungary for treatment. Romania has on...

Housing crisis: Struggling Evergrande makes late bond payment - DW News.

Housing crisis: Struggling Evergrande makes late bond payment - DW News.

The troubled Chinese property company Evergrande has avoided defaulting on an overdue payment -- by just a whisker. Evergrande wired 83.5 million dollars on Friday to a Citigroup account for a missed bond payment that had been due September the 23...

Germany on the brink of legalizing cannabis - DW News.

Germany on the brink of legalizing cannabis - DW News.

One topic in the coalition talks to form a new government in Germany is the legalization of cannabis products. All three parties are in favour of a regulated system for cultivation, trade, and sale. German pharmaceutical companies are also hoping ...

Tigray: Is Ethiopia's civil war entering a new phase? - DW News.

Tigray: Is Ethiopia's civil war entering a new phase? - DW News.

Ethiopian government forces have launched new air strikes on the capital of the Tigray region. The government says it targeted a former military center on Thursday, marking the third day of strikes this week. On Wednesday, over a dozen people were...