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Is Germany's political left coming apart at the seams?
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 05:21

The Social Democrats are fighting about their future, while others want a new party to unite the left. The disunity has been long in the making and un...

Germany's SPD at odds over coalition plan
  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 03:20

Leading members of Germany's Social Democrats voiced scepticism Sunday over a preliminary coalition agreement reached with Chancellor Angela Merkel's ...

Germany's growth in 2017 hit its strongest in six years
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 19:31

The German economy grew by a less than expected 2.2 percent in 2017, the strongest rate in six years. Europe News

Farmers call for killing of 70 percent of Germany’s wild boar population
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 09:22

The German Farmers’ Association called on Friday for 70 percent of the country’s wild boar population to be culled so as to reduce the chances of ...

Germany's Merkel enters high-stakes talks in last chance to form a government
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 02:31

Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel has entered last-ditch talks with a rival party in a last-ditch effort to form a coalition government. Europe...

Germany's Foreign Minister: 'We Are Seeing What Happens When the U.S. Pulls Back'
  • Mon, 08 Jan 2018 17:20

In an interview, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel urges Germany to pay greater attention to the future of the EU. He warns that there are no vac...

Germany's New Hate Speech Law: Populists Fight for Their Right to Racism
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:30

German right-wing populists are blasting a new law regulating hate postings on Twitter and Facebook, saying it destroys freedom of opinion in the coun...

Germany's Federal Court of Justice declares transgender woman legal father of child
  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 05:21

The court ruled a transgender parent who donated sperm before becoming a woman cannot be the child's mother, a distinction only given to the person wh...

Germany's FM seeks UN peacekeeping mission for Ukraine
  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 12:57

Germany's foreign minister puts his faith in the 'Blue helmets' rather than a US decision to supply Kyiv with lethal weapons News | Euronews RSS

Germany's outlook steady for 2018, says Eurasia Group
  • Wed, 03 Jan 2018 09:21

Even without a government, Germany's outlook for 2018 is more positive than other parts of the EU, the Eurasia Group has said. Brexit and Italian elec...

Asylum Cases Gum Up Germany's Court System
  • Wed, 27 Dec 2017 15:33

A steep surge in lawsuits by migrants to reverse asylum decisions, fend off deportation threats or obtain more financial support is gumming up the Ger...

Germany's Angela Merkel warns 'no alternative' to peace in eastern Ukraine
  • Sun, 24 Dec 2017 01:23

Amid soaring tensions in eastern Ukraine's conflict, the German chancellor has urged "immediate" steps to prevent more violence. But Russia said the T...

Germany's Africa Year: Much goodwill but little action
  • Fri, 22 Dec 2017 01:20

2017 was Africa Year in Germany. One aim was to increase private investment in Africa. For Stefan Liebing, head of the German–African Business Assoc...

Germany's Fate: The Dispiriting Prospect of a New Grand Coalition
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:35

With Angela Merkel's first effort at assembling a governing coalition having failed, a run-back of her current alliance with the Social Democrats appe...

Germany's SPD Softens Stance on Merkel Talks Amid Deadlock
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 23:39

Germany’s Social Democrats said they would hold talks with other parties to discuss ways out of the political crisis, reducing the likelihood of imm...

Germany's SDP urged to help end political crisis
  • Fri, 24 Nov 2017 05:07

With the failure of Chancellor Angela Merkel to form a so-called "Jamaica coalition" with Germany's FDP and Green, there are calls for her main opposi...

Germany's Merkel 'prefers new vote' after coalition talks fail
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:07

The German chancellor would opt for fresh elections over leading a minority government. BBC News - Europe

Germany's Political Impasse Will Stymie Further European Change
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 02:20

Germany’s inability to agree upon a governing coalition shows how the growing fragmentation of Europe’s political landscapes has reached the EU’...

Germany's withering stability is just a local issue
  • Mon, 20 Nov 2017 12:37

Mercifully, Germany's apparent inability to form a stable coalition government doesn't much matter for the world. Europe News

Germany's Next Government: Coalition Talks Go Into Overtime
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:59

Exploratory talks on forming a new government were supposed to have finished in Berlin on Thursday night. Instead, they have hit a wall, with parties ...

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