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Mar 06, 2018
Angela Merkel's coalition under threat after Conservatives warn Social Democrats: 'Germany no blank cheque for Europe'A senior conservative lawmaker on Tuesday told Germany’s Social Democrats they would jeopardise a hard-fought coalition agreement if they went overboard with spending plans for Europe.
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 12, 2018
Angela Merkel vows to serve full four-year term despite growing criticism, says she feels no decline in her authorityGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel vowed Sunday to serve another full four-year term despite growing criticism within her conservative ranks of the sweeping concessions she made to hold onto power.
Feb 10, 2018
Angela Merkel's hopes of fourth govt suffer blow as SPD chief Martin Shulz opts out of allianceGerman Chancellor Angela Merkel's hoped-for fourth government suffered a first defeat on Friday before even being sworn in, as prospective foreign minister Martin Schulz stepped back after a series of U-turns
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 27, 2017
Germany on road to political stability as coalition talks between Conservatives, SPD gain momentumMomentum in Germany is building for a new ‘grand coalition’ between Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and the Social Democrats (SPD).
Nov 22, 2017
Collapse of German coalition talks threatens European reform push both economically and politicallyHalf a year ago, the political stars seemed perfectly aligned for a deep reform of the European Union and its euro currency.
Sep 26, 2017
Angela Merkel's weak election performance makes push for integrated Europe tougher, warn expertsWeakened mainly because of a far-right surge in Germany, Angela Merkel will face serious challenges in promoting deeper European integration, experts have said.
Sep 25, 2017
Angela Merkel wins fourth term in Germany, but rise of the far-right leaves bitter aftertasteWhile Angela Merkel's party remains the largest group in German Parliament, this is their worst performance since 1949 and pales in comparison to 2013, when they won 41.5 percent of the vote
Sep 04, 2017
German chancellor Angela Merkel comes out against Turkey's EU membership bidAngela Merkel announced her intention to seek an end to EU membership talks with Turkey during her face-to-face TV showdown with challenger Martin Schulz on Sunday.