The 73-year-old politician was seen for the first time in public with his new partner, South Korean businesswoman Kim So-yeon. Schröder’s ex-wife has claimed he transferred the rights to his book royalties to Kim.
US First Lady Melania Trump has threatened to sue a language school in Croatia after it used her image in their marketing. The billboards poked fun at Trump, a native of Slovenia, and her heavily accented English.
The drinking has begun as wet weather and enhanced security did not dampen the spirits of beer enthusiasts at the 184th Oktoberfest which opened in Munich on Saturday. Six million people from all over the world are expected to visit.
Kurz, 31, would become the European Union’s youngest head of government when this wealthy but increasingly disgruntled Alpine country of 8.75 million people votes in a month’s time.
Committed campaigning and televised debates haven’t been enough to revive the fortunes of Germany’s Social Democrats. The party’s poll numbers have fallen to a new low with just over a week until federal elections.
Less than two weeks ahead of the German election, representatives from six main parties have discussed foreign policy in a DW debate. Turkey and migration were divisive issues.
The US military has been using its massive air base in Germany to arm rebel groups in Syria without Berlin’s permission, according to a newspaper report.
Germans are more satisfied with the development of their country and are more optimistic about its future than other Europeans, survey shows.
Right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party’s co-candidate Alice Weidel walked out a TV debate being held in the run up to Germany’s federal elections.
Testimony from the former representative of German firm ThyssenKrupp has led to arrests in Israel over corruption allegations. Germany said it would not sign off on the deal until the investigation was complete.