After 55 years, Berlin and Paris have called for an upgrade of the milestone Franco-German friendship accord in a bid to boost European integration. By Jean-Michel Hauteville.
The day of shopping bargains on Black Friday which has its origins in the US are becoming increasingly popular in Germany. But not everyone is willing to take part in the consumerist frenzy.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has the backing of nearly 60 percent of voters to form a ruling coalition with the Greens and FDP, a new survey says.
Chancellor Angela Merkel made the more convincing case to lead Germany for the next four years in Sunday’s television debate against her election rival, Martin Schulz, according to viewers.
The SPD saw their coalition in Lower Saxony collapse on Friday, compounding the party’s woes as it fights an uphill battle to unseat Chancellor Merkel in next month’s general election.
German auto makers will meet with the German government on Wednesday for a much-hyped diesel summit, in which the two sides aim to agree a corporatist strategy to safeguard the diesel technology.
Germans had some creative ways of expressing their disapproval of the US President’s decision to pull out of an international agreement to fight climate change.
Police searched apartments in connection with suspected Isis terror group supporters and members in Berlin, Bavaria, Saxony, and Saxony-Anhalt on Wednesday.
Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats (CDU) easily defeated the ruling Social Democrats (SPD) in state elections in Schleswig-Holstein on Sunday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel was “totally insensitive” to meet rights groups on a recent trip to Israel.