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Merkel urges compromise at start of...

Merkel urges compromise at start of...

Europe

Sun, Oct 3 2021

The centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) and their candidate Olaf Scholz narrowly won last Sunday's...

German conservatives, Social Democrats...

German election locked in

Europe

Sun, Sep 26 2021

The outgoing chancellor has been in power since 2005

Merkel gives final push for successor...

Merkel makes final push for...

Europe

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Laschet has been trailing his Social Democrat challenger Olaf Scholz in the race for the chancellery...

German election race tightens three...

German polls race tightens

Europe

Thu, Sep 23 2021

Merkel plans to stand down after the election with  the SPD's Scholz likely to become her...

'Eternal' chancellor: Germany's Merkel...

Merkel prepares to leave the stage

Europe

Thu, Sep 23 2021

She leaves with her popularity so resilient she would likely have won a record fifth term had she sought...

Merkel, Putin clash over Navalny on...

Merkel, Putin clash over Navalny on...

Europe

Fri, Aug 20 2021

Navalny was flown to Germany last year after being poisoned

Biden, Merkel stress friendship while...

Biden, Merkel agree to disagree on...

World

Fri, Jul 16 2021

Washington and Berlin also have differing views on doing business with China, which Germany has wooed...

Macron, Merkel want explanations from...

Macron, Merkel want explanations from...

Europe

Tue, Jun 1 2021

'This is not acceptable between allies, and even less between allies and European partners,'...

Merkel party in crisis after defeat...

Merkel party in crisis after defeat...

Europe

Mon, Mar 15 2021

Merkel's centre-right Christian Democratic Union (CDU) scored its worst-ever results in elections...

OP-ED: Angela Merkel: The end of an...

OP-ED: Angela Merkel: The end of an...

Nadia Kabir Barb

Fri, Jan 29 2021

What a true leader looks like

Car crashes into gate of German Chancellor...

Car crashes into gate of Angela Merkel's...

Europe

Wed, Nov 25 2020

There were no immediate reports of casualties

Merkel seeks tougher restrictions to...

Merkel seeks tougher restrictions to...

Europe

Wed, Oct 14 2020

New Covid-19 infections in Germany cross 5,000 cases in the last 24 hours, a level not seen since a lockdown...

OP-ED: Why is everyone eyeing...

OP-ED: Why is everyone eyeing...

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Tue, Sep 22 2020

This decade could witness the coming together of a new Eurasian axle running from Beijing via Moscow...

Berlin hospital says Navalny tests 'indicate...

Berlin hospital says Navalny tests 'indicate...

Europe

Mon, Aug 24 2020

The 44-year-old Kremlin critic and anti-corruption campaigner was brought to the German capital on Saturday...

Behind fortress walls, Macron and Merkel...

Behind fortress walls, Macron and Merkel...

Europe

Thu, Aug 20 2020

Back in July, Merkel and Macron worked together to persuade squabbling EU members to agree to give the...

Merkel warns of summit failure on EU...

Merkel warns of summit failure on EU...

World

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Germany and France, the EU's powerbrokers, are seeking a deal on a €1.8 trillion economic recovery...

UK to leave the EU on Australia terms...

UK to leave the EU on Australia terms...

Europe

Wed, Jul 8 2020

Australia does not have a comprehensive trade agreement with the EU. Much of EU-Australia trade follows...

Merkel's mission for EU presidency:...

Merkel's mission for EU presidency:...

Europe

Wed, Jul 1 2020

'During the German EU Presidency, we will do everything in our power to master this task together...

Merkel's initial Covid-19 test came...

Merkel's initial Covid-19 test came...

Europe

Mon, Mar 23 2020

Merkel, 65, went into quarantine on Sunday after coming into contact with an infected doctor

Merkel visits Auschwitz for first...

Merkel visits Auschwitz for first...

Europe

Fri, Dec 6 2019

Merkel is only the third chancellor ever to visit the Nazi German camp where a million Jews were killed...

Germany, India sign wide-ranging agreements...

Germany, India sign wide-ranging agreements...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 1 2019

Merkel, accompanied by several cabinet colleagues and a business delegation, is in India on a three-day...