'I'm convinced the coalition treaty can be the basis of a good and stable government' - German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Map. History of Germany conflict

23 February 2018
2 week ago
Germany's Martin Schulz to step down as leader of Social Democrats
2 week ago
Deutsche Bank drops as much as 4.1% to lowest level since November 2016
'Coalition treaty is well suited to overcoming divisions in Germany' - Merkel's Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer2 week ago
'Coalition treaty is well suited to overcoming divisions in Germany' - Merkel's Bavarian ally Horst Seehofer
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'What we achieved in coalition treaty on EU and its future will be a change in direction for the bloc' - German Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz says on Europe policy
'We are thankful that some compromises that were tough for the conservatives went through' - German Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz2 week ago
'We are thankful that some compromises that were tough for the conservatives went through' - German Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz
'I'm convinced the coalition treaty can be the basis of a good and stable government' - German Chancellor Angela Merkel2 week ago
'I'm convinced the coalition treaty can be the basis of a good and stable government' - German Chancellor Angela Merkel
It was worth it, says Merkel in first press confernence since her conservatives closed grand coalition deal with Social Dems2 week ago
"It was worth it," says Merkel in first press confernence since her conservatives closed grand coalition deal with Social Dems
One step towards forming a government has been taken. More need to follow. German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier tells reception at Seoul Embassy in reaction to coalition deal. Despite presidential neutrality: pro Groko hint for SPD to join Merkel government2 week ago
"One step towards forming a government has been taken. More need to follow." German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier tells reception at Seoul Embassy in reaction to coalition deal. Despite presidential neutrality: pro Groko hint for SPD to join Merkel government
2 week ago
@peteraltmaier will be new minister for economy, @DEF Minsiterium VonDerLeyen stays Germany's defense lady – report
2 week ago
Germany's @MartinSchulz will step down as leader of the center-left Social Democrats @spdde to become foreign minister. Parliamentary floor leader Andrea Nahles will take over role of party leader, media reports suggest
2 week ago
Germany's top parties finalise coalition deal for fourth term under Merkel: minister
After marathon negotiations in Berlin: Acting finance minister Peter Altmaier happy to have reached a deal - now we are all looking forward to a shower2 week ago
After marathon negotiations in Berlin: Acting finance minister Peter Altmaier happy to have reached a deal - "now we are all looking forward to a shower"
German Federal press office confirms: President of European Council Donald Tusk @eucopresident to visit Merkel in Berlin on Thursday afternoon, President of EU Commission @JunckerEU to follow in the evening2 week ago
German Federal press office confirms: President of European Council Donald Tusk @eucopresident to visit Merkel in Berlin on Thursday afternoon, President of EU Commission @JunckerEU to follow in the evening
2 week ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the Social Democrats seal deal on new coalition: media reports
2 week ago
German CDU/CSU and SPD parties have agreed a grand coalition deal. Chancellor Merkel's CDU party gets the Economy and Defense ministry SPD will get the foreign, finance ministry
2 week ago
Merkel's conservatives and Social Democrats agree on a Grand Coalition deal, according to media reports
German prosecutors raid facilities of Audi. The carmaker is suspected of having manipulated more cars than hitherto acknowledged.
2 week ago
Merkel ready for 'painful compromises' with coalition deal in sight
'Today will be the deciding day': Leader of Germany's Social Democrats @MartinSchulz was optimistic going into what's being billed as the (final) final day of GroKo negotiations between his SPD, the CSU and Merkel's CDU2 week ago
'Today will be the deciding day': Leader of Germany's Social Democrats @MartinSchulz was optimistic going into what's being billed as the (final) final day of GroKo negotiations between his SPD, the CSU and Merkel's CDU
2 week ago
Germany's Berenberg bank set to increase staff numbers in London office
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SPD party chief Martin Schulz says would-be German coalition parties have reached an agreement in the European section of talks
Carnival spectator injured in Eppingen 'Fasnacht' procession. A spectator at a carnival parade in southern Germany fell into a cauldron of hot water, severely injuring herself. The town's mayor said such a thing should never happen
2 week ago
Merkel: German coalition talks tough, Sunday finish uncertain
2 week ago
Eight to ten members of the German far-right "Alternative for Germany" have arrived in Russia-annexed Crimea earlier today "to discuss the lifting of the sanctions".
2 week ago
German spy chief alleges North Korea uses Berlin embassy for procurement
2 week ago
Merkel suggests changes could be made to new online hate speech law
2 week ago
Germany's potential coalition partners seek to overcome health, labour disputes
Arab refugees march against hate in German city hit by rising tensions
3 week ago
German SPD's Schulz says no time pressure for coalition talks
3 week ago
No more tax money for Germany's 'neo-Nazi' party: German Bundesrat (legislative body) chocks off state funding to extreme-right NPD. Politicians agreed that a German ultranationalist party with a hostile view of democracy should not receive official funding