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Germans vote in close election to decide...

Germans vote to decide Merkel...

Europe

Sun, Sep 26 2021

Final opinion polls gave Social Democrats a narrow lead but the Conservatives have reduced the gap in...

Merkel Cabinet complete as SPD claims...

Merkel Cabinet complete as SPD claims...

Europe

Fri, Mar 9 2018

The German chancellor is due to formally launch her fourth-term government next Wednesday

German Social Democrats begin vote on...

German Social Democrats begin vote on...

Europe

Tue, Feb 20 2018

SPD leaders - Olaf Scholz, the interim leader, and Andrea Nahles who is expected to take over in April...

German parties edge closer to coalition...

German parties edge closer to coalition...

Europe

Sat, Feb 3 2018

Senior conservative Peter Altmaier said Friday's talks had been good and the parties were optimistic...

Germany's SPD wants Merkel to sweeten...

Germany's SPD wants Merkel to sweeten...

Europe

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Merkel, SPD head Martin Schulz and the leader of her Bavarian CSU allies, Horst Seehofer, will meet on...

German conservatives reject ‘United...

German conservatives reject ‘United...

Europe

Sun, Dec 10 2017

An Emnid poll for Bild newspaper found less than a third of Germans (30%) supported Schulz's idea while...

Merkel presses cautious SPD over joining...

Merkel presses cautious SPD over joining...

Europe

Tue, Nov 28 2017

Merkel herself has said she would prefer a fresh election to presiding over a minority government

Merkel agrees to pursue grand coalition...

Merkel agrees to pursue grand coalition...

Europe

Mon, Nov 27 2017

With the SPD now relenting, Merkel said there is 'now an offer to talk, we mean it seriously'

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'

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...

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...

Merkel seeks partners in splintered...

Merkel seeks partners in splintered...

Europe

Tue, Sep 26 2017

The daily Bild, which had called the election a 'political earthquake', reported that party leaders had...

Merkel wins fourth term as far-right...

Merkel wins fourth term as far-right...

Europe

Sun, Sep 24 2017

Merkel, Europe's longest serving leader, joins the late Helmut Kohl, her mentor who reunified Germany,...

Far-right party likened to Nazis to...

Far-right party likened to Nazis to...

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Mon, Sep 18 2017

The AfD could end up as the biggest opposition force in the national assembly if there is a re-run of...

Germany faces tough talks to forge post-election...

Germany faces tough talks to forge post-election...

World Tribune

Sun, Sep 17 2017

Green party leader Cem Ozdemir might be already casting himself in the role of foreign minister in a...

Poll: Merkel's conservatives lose support...

Poll: Merkel's conservatives lose support...

Europe

Fri, Sep 15 2017

The poll of 1,383 voters, conducted from September 12 to September 14, also showed that 39% of those...