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Germany approves tough 'no means no' sex crime laws

Germany approves tough 'no means no' sex crime laws

Under the new rules, all forms of non-consensual sexual contact will be punishable, regardless of the circumstances.

EU `strong enough` to survive Brexit: Merkel

EU `strong enough` to survive Brexit: Merkel

 Angela Merkel, The German Chancellor said that the European Union could survive Brexit and would continue to guarantee "peace, prosperity and stability".

Erdogan blasts `tainted blood` of German MPs over genocide vote

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused German lawmakers of Turkish origin in the German parliament of having "tainted blood" after they backed a resolution recognising massacres of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire as genocide.

Armenia genocide vote will not destroy Turkish-German ties: Turkish PM

Armenia genocide vote will not destroy Turkish-German ties: Turkish PM

Turkey and Germany are "two very important allies" and the German parliament`s recognition of World War I killings of Armenians by Ottoman forces as genocide will not destroy their relations, Turkey`s prime minister said Friday.

Turkey `recalls ambassador` over German genocide resolution

Turkey has recalled its ambassador to Berlin after the German parliament passed a contentious resolution describing the 1915 killings of Armenians as genocide, the state-run Anatolia news agency reported, quoting the Turkish prime minister.

Germany calls 1915 massacre a 'genocide', Turkey calls it 'historic mistake'

Germany calls 1915 massacre a 'genocide', Turkey calls it 'historic mistake'

The German parliament, despite a barrage of pressure from the Turkish government, on Thursday approved a symbolic resolution that declares the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman Turkish forces a "genocide". Turkey was equally scathing, calling the resolution a "historic mistake".

German parliament backs Greek bailout with large majority

The German parliament voted by an overwhelming majority Wednesday to back a third bailout for Greece, with Chancellor Angela Merkel spared a major rebellion of deputies opposing the aid.

German parliament approves rescue package for Spanish banks

The German parliament has overwhelmingly approved a 100 billion-euro (USD 122 billion) financial rescue package to shore up Spain’s distressed banks.

German parliament passes Greece bailout deal

The German parliament, Monday passed the second bailout package for Greece worth about 130 billion euros (USD 174.4 billion) to help the country avoid a default.

German parliament to vote on Greece bailout

In addition to the second bailout package, Greece's private creditors have agreed to write down its debts by 107 billion euros.