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Mar 05, 2018
Angela Merkel in line for a fourth term, ending months of political uncertainty in GermanyGermany ended months of political uncertainty Sunday when Chancellor Angela Merkel gained the support needed to preserve her governing coalition.
Mar 04, 2018
Germany's Social Democratic Party clears path for Chancellor Angela Merkel's fourth termGermany's second-biggest party said its members have in their high-stakes referendum approved a plan to join Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition, clearing the last hurdle in the way of the veteran leader's fourth term
Feb 04, 2018
Angela Merkel's party to hold talks with SPD over forming coalition, likely to seal deal by Sunday eveningGerman chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives will sit down with their historic centre-left rivals today to try and seal a deal to form a government more than four months after legislative elections.
Nov 29, 2017
Pro-refugee German mayor Andreas Hollstein stabbed in suspected political attackThe mayor of a small town in western Germany known for pursuing liberal migrant policies was stabbed in the neck at a kebab shop on Monday evening and seriously hurt in an attack that officials suspected was politically motivated.
Nov 20, 2017
Coalition talks to form new German govt collapse; failure in negotiations could end Angela Merkel's chancellorship, says mediaTalks to form a new German government collapsed as the pro-business FDP party walked out, potentially precipitating the end of Angela Merkel's career.
Nov 19, 2017
Angela Merkel makes final push to form government, hopes to find common ground with alliesChancellor Angela Merkel is making a last push to forge a government, in a twin battle to save her political future and avert fresh elections that could destabilise Germany and Europe
Oct 23, 2017
Thousands march in Berlin against far-right AfD's debut in German parliament; decry racism, IslamophobiaThousands of demonstrators marched Sunday in Berlin, in protest against the far-right Alternative for Germany's debut in parliament next week
Oct 17, 2017
Rise of the Right reaches Austria: Sebastian Kurz's anti-immigration, anti-Islam plank may change EuropeEuropean leaders are worried about the policies that conservative Sebastian Kurz and his Right-wing party Austrian People's Party (OeVP) may pursue after it comes to power in Austria
Oct 09, 2017
Angela Merkel agrees to cap Germany's refugee intake at 200,000 a year; seeks to unite allies ahead of tough coalition talksTwo weeks after winning elections with a reduced majority, Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to limit Germany's refugee intake in a bid to unite her conservative camp ahead of tough coalition talks to form a new government.
Sep 26, 2017
Angela Merkel wins fourth term, but her 'politics of consensus' is to be blamed for rise of the Right in GermanyOn the face of it, Alternative for Germany's (AFD) march into the heart of German democracy coincides with the similar march of the Right-wing across Europe