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Germany stands resolutely with Britain in terror fight: Merkel

Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that Germany stood by Britain "firmly and resolutely", following the deadly terror attack close to the British parliament.

What is `multi-speed` Europe?

The thorniest point in a declaration by EU leaders at a summit in Rome this week to mark the bloc`s 60th birthday is about a so-called multi-speed union.

Germany vs England: My boys can learn from Germany's consistency, feels Gareth Southgate

Germany vs England: My boys can learn from Germany's consistency, feels Gareth Southgate

Since Loew took charge of Germany that year they have reached at least the semi-finals of every major tournament - a success rate Southgate aspires for England to achieve.

Muslims suffer year of discrimination after Brussels bombs

Belgian teenager Ahmed is still reeling from the hostile reception he received from a teacher the first day he attended a new sports school last September.

Germany vs England: Timo Werner set for Germany debut as Lukas Podolski bids farewell

Germany vs England: Timo Werner set for Germany debut as Lukas Podolski bids farewell

The 31-year-old has scored 48 goals in 148 appearances for Germany, but has not held down a first-team place since the Euro 2012 finals.

Algeria President makes video appearance after month of health rumours

Algeria President makes video appearance after month of health rumours

In a video broadcast on Sunday on state television, Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was seen receiving his minister of Africa and Arab Affairs.

Berlin does not owe any debt to NATO: Defence Minister

Berlin does not owe any debt to NATO: Defence Minister

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen on Sunday rejected US President Donald Trump`s claim that Berlin owes NATO "vast sums of money" and must pay Washington more for defence. 

Donald Trump did not refuse to shake Angela Merkel's hand, spokesman tells German paper

Donald Trump did not refuse to shake Angela Merkel's hand, spokesman tells German paper

Donald Trump`s spokesman has denied that the US president refused to shake hands with German Chancellor Angela Merkel as they say side-by-side in the White House last week.

Top economies yield to US, drop no-protectionism pledge at G20 summit

Top economies yield to US, drop no-protectionism pledge at G20 summit

The world's top economic powers dropped a pledge to oppose trade protectionism amid pushback from the Trump administration, which wants trade to more clearly benefit American companies and workers.

Berlin accuses Erdogan of playing politics in anti-Europe attacks

Germany's foreign minister on Saturday openly accused Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan of ramping up anti-European rhetoric in a bid to score political points back home ahead of a key referendum. 

Trump-Merkel air differences in frosty 1st meeting

Trump-Merkel air differences in frosty 1st meeting

Donald Trump praised the Chancellor for Germany`s efforts in Afghanistan and its contributions to the fight against the Islamic State.

Donald Trump praises Angela Merkel on Germany's spending on defence, NATO

Donald Trump praises Angela Merkel on Germany's spending on defence, NATO

US President Donald Trump on Friday said the United States would respect historic institutions but that other countries must pay their fair share to support the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.

Have 5 kids not 3, Erdogan tells Turks in Europe

Have 5 kids not 3, Erdogan tells Turks in Europe

Germany and the Netherlands have blocked Turkish ministers from campaigning for a `yes` vote in next month`s referendum on expanding President Recep Tayyip​ Erdogan`s powers.

Greece probing how parcel bombs got to France, Germany

Greek authorities on Friday were trying to determine how a near-defunct militant group was able to sneak at least two parcel bombs through airport security.

Turkish daily depicts Angela Merkel as `Frau Hitler` on front page

A Turkish pro-government newspaper on Friday depicted Chancellor Angela Merkel on its front page in Nazi uniform with a Hitler-style moustache, labelling the German leader "She Hitler" amid a bitter war of words between Ankara and Berlin.

Stats show 1.2 million people sought asylum in EU last year

The European Union's statistical agency today said more than 1.2 million people applied for asylum in the bloc last year, mostly Syrians, Afghans and Iraqis.

Turkey blocks some cooperation with NATO partners as EU row escalates

Turkey has blocked some military training and other work with NATO "partner countries" in an apparent escalation of a diplomatic dispute with EU states, officials and sources said on Wednesday.

Germany`s Bild to Erdogan: you are not welcome here

Germany`s biggest-selling daily Bild on Wednesday lashed out at Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

German Social Democrats steady just behind Merkel's conservatives: Poll

In a direct matchup, Angela Merkel gained one percentage point to 39 percent support, compared to 36 percent for Martin Schulz.

Before Donald Trump meeting, Angela Merkel says trade vital for US and Germany

Before Donald Trump meeting, Angela Merkel says trade vital for US and Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel underscored the importance of free trade in a speech to business leaders in Munich.