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Momentum grows for another grand coalition...

Momentum grows for another grand coalition...

Europe

Sat, Nov 25 2017

Some senior SPD members have made clear that the party would not be held hostage by Merkel

Germany's SPD says ready for talks to...

Germany's SPD says ready for talks to...

Europe

Fri, Nov 24 2017

'We won't be obstructionist for the sake of being obstructionist'

Germany struggles to emerge from crisis...

Germany struggles to emerge from crisis...

Europe

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Sitting in the glass-domed lower house of the Bundestag were lawmakers of the far-right Alternative for...

Germany in political turmoil as coalition...

Germany in political turmoil as coalition...

Europe

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Germany could therefore be forced to hold new elections, which would have to be called by President Frank-Walter...

German parties head into long weekend...

German parties head into long weekend...

Europe

Sat, Nov 18 2017

'I believe that the exploratory talks must end this weekend'

France, Germany take up the mantle for...

France, Germany take up the mantle for...

Climate Change

Fri, Nov 17 2017

In his address to COP23 in Bonn, Germany, French President Emmanuel Macron said France would step forward...

PM Hasina moves up to 30th on Forbes’...

PM Hasina moves up to 30th on Forbes’...

Around the Web

Wed, Nov 1 2017

Last year, the premier was 36th on the list of the World's 100 Most Powerful Women

Britain accelerates Brexit plans, divorce...

Britain accelerates Brexit plans, divorce...

Europe

Wed, Nov 1 2017

EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier reaffirmed his message in the Slovak capital Bratislava that he was...

German parties start to find common...

German parties start to find common...

Europe

Tue, Oct 31 2017

Merkel, whose conservatives came first but lost seats in the September 24 national elections must forge...

Heavyweight agenda exposes divisions...

Heavyweight agenda exposes divisions...

Europe

Thu, Oct 26 2017

The three-way coalition, which has governed at regional level, is so named because the parties' colours...

Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way...

Matchmaker Merkel seeks awkward three-way...

Europe

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Party delegations each made five-minute presentations before breaking ahead of further discussions due...

Weakened Merkel scrambles to form...

Weakened Merkel scrambles to form...

Europe

Wed, Oct 18 2017

Critics are snapping at the heels of the veteran chancellor for delivering the worst election result...

May heads for Brussels after Brexit...

May heads for Brussels after Brexit...

Europe

Mon, Oct 16 2017

The 90-minute meeting will also be attended by the bloc's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier and his British...

EU summit to throw Britain a Brexit...

EU summit to throw Britain a Brexit...

Europe

Sun, Oct 15 2017

All 28 national leaders will meet on Thursday in Brussels to discuss EU President and summit host Donald...

Merkel faces test in state vote before...

Merkel faces test in state vote before...

Europe

Sun, Oct 15 2017

Three weeks after German voters handed Merkel's Christian Democratic Union its worst result in...

EU plans Brexit summit gesture, May...

EU plans Brexit summit gesture, May...

Europe

Sat, Oct 14 2017

At heart is a proposal by summit chair Donald Tusk to tell May next week that the EU will start internal...

As tricky coalition talks loom, Merkel...

As tricky coalition talks loom, Merkel...

Europe

Thu, Oct 12 2017

The road to such an alliance is littered with disputes on everything from migrants to tax and the...

Refugee issue looms as Angela Merkel...

Refugee issue looms as Angela Merkel...

World

Sun, Oct 8 2017

Merkel's CDU too is nervous ahead of a Lower Saxony state poll next week, where it is running neck-and-neck...

Is Germany ready to take the lead?

Is Germany ready to take the lead?

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Sep 30 2017

Populist shift in German politics raises global concern

UK urges EU to respond in kind to new...

UK urges EU to respond in kind to new...

Europe

Fri, Sep 29 2017

Following the latest round of talks this week, the EU's top negotiator said May's speech had created...

Infographic: Angela Merkel's Jamaica...

Infographic: Angela Merkel's Jamaica...

Europe

Wed, Sep 27 2017

Germany’s Angela Merkel faces the task of agreeing on a coalition with three wildly differing parties...