Last Updated: Saturday, October 05, 2013, 15:00
The chances for a new `grand coalition` between German chancellor Angela Merkel`s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the opposition Social Democrats (SPD) have improved following their exploratory talks here.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 10:09
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday reached out to her centre-left rivals on potentially forming a coalition government after romping to victory in elections that banished her preferred allies.
Last Updated: Monday, September 16, 2013, 09:06
German Chancellor Angela Merkel`s Bavarian allies have scored a resounding win in a state vote, provisional results showed, giving her a boost one week ahead of a general election.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 14:26
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has held out the prospect of massive aid for the victims of the current flood disaster.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 11, 2013, 19:12
Hours ahead of a private dinner hosted by German Chancellor Angela Merkel for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the Chancellery, an uninvited guest came in - a fox.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 13:08
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said she has `very highest respect` for German-born Pope Benedict XVI`s decision to step down, a move that the Pope`s brother said he was considering for months amid ailing health.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 22:20
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been re-elected as her party`s leader with a landslide majority of 98 per cent of the vote.
Last Updated: Friday, September 28, 2012, 18:20
Steinbrueck, who run the finance ministry during Merkel`s first term from 2005 to 2009, has won support from SPD leader Sigmar Gabriel.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 27, 2012, 21:31
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said Islam has become a part of Germany and urged fellow citizens to show tolerance towards Muslims.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 07, 2012, 13:22
An Italian newspaper owned by former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi has stirred controversy by printing a front page headline that reads ``Fourth Reich`` above a picture of German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 02, 2012, 00:37
Merkel said after meeting Putin that they had discussed "the development of civil society" in Russia.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 23:37
German Chancellor Angela Merkel Wednesday called for united efforts to tackle the European debt turmoil and also underlined the need for structural reforms to create more jobs.
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