Germany’s federal court ruled on Thursday that people “in extreme circumstances” should have legal access to drugs to end their own lives.
As the composition of the parliamentary committees is to be determined in the upcoming week, the German Cultural Council (Deutscher Kulturrat) has warned against allowing the AfD to preside over the culture committee. According to information obtained by the German daily FAZ on Tuesday, the AfD has nominated two of its members for the position. Members of […]
While SPD leader Martin Schulz continues to promote the new edition of a grand coalition after a deal was reached with Chancellor Merkel’s conservatives on Friday, opposition against it is growing.
President Trump “said things which were hate-filled, vile and racist. … I cannot believe … any president has ever spoken the words that I … heard our president speak yesterday.”
Austria’s new interior minister sparked controversy by saying that his government wants to “concentrate” asylum-seekers, employing a word widely associated with Nazi camps.
Protesters took to the streets of Vienna on Saturday and called for members of the Austria’s new right wing government to be boycotted by the rest of Europe.
A coalition with Angela Merkel’s conservatives? No thanks! That’s how the regional SPD conference in Saxony-Anhalt voted, against its own leaders.
German automaker Volkswagen (VW) and a group of lawyers representing Canadian three-liter diesel engine owners and lessees announced a proposed settlement on Friday worth 290.5 million Canadian dollars (€191 million, $233.1 million). Under the settlement, VW Group Canada will make cash payments to owners and lessees of three-liter VW, Audi and Porsche diesel vehicles that carried […]
Chancellor Angela Merkel said her conservatives reached a breakthrough deal Friday with Germany’s second biggest party toward building a new coalition government that would give Europe a “fresh start”.
German author Bernhard Schlink is best known for his international bestseller “The Reader.” His new novel, “Olga,” touches on Germany’s history throughout the 20th century.