Angela Merkel's government

Latest stories

5h
Reuters
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soonto take in a city state," said Gabriel, leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) -
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soon
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
to take in a city state," said Gabriel, leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) - the junior coalition partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel's government. He said one logistical problem was Turkey's large population, which stands at about 79 million... Read more
5h
Channel NewsAsia
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soonto take in a city state," said Gabriel, leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) -
German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in EU anytime soon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
to take in a city state," said Gabriel, leader of the Social Democrats (SPD) - the junior coalition partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel's government. He said one logistical problem was Turkey's large population, which stands at about 79 million... Read more
4d
Reuters
Record German budget surplus fuels investment debateCarsten Brzeski said. "To kick-start investment in an ageing economy, some gove
Record German budget surplus fuels investment debate
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Carsten Brzeski said. "To kick-start investment in an ageing economy, some government support is needed." Chancellor Angela Merkel's government remains at odds over what to do with the extra money. The Social Democrats, junior partner in the... Read more
4 related stories
4d
Business Standard India
Record German budget surplus fuels investment debateCarsten Brzeski said. "To kick-start investment in an ageing economy, some gove
Record German budget surplus fuels investment debate
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Carsten Brzeski said. "To kick-start investment in an ageing economy, some government support is needed." Chancellor Angela Merkel's government remains at odds over what to do with the extra money. The Social Democrats, junior partner in the... Read more
4 related stories
4d
Times of Malta
Germans told to stock up on food and water as part of national crisis planfor civil defence and emergency provision," said the report, last published in
Germans told to stock up on food and water as part of national crisis plan
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
for civil defence and emergency provision," said the report, last published in 1995. The plan presented by Chancellor Angela Merkel's government also raises the possibility of reintroducing conscription. Photo: Reuters/Stefanie Loos It... Read more
3 related stories
4d
DW
The risk of open borders |refugees will see Germany protected from terror attacks. In the British newspa
The risk of open borders |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
refugees will see Germany protected from terror attacks. In the British newspaper The Independent, Verkaik wrote that Angela Merkel's government and the solidarity displayed by the German people show that Germany is not in fact in a war... Read more
6d
DW
Lithuania splurges on its largest ever military purchase, amid heighened Russia fears |insists it doesn't have any territorial ambitions in the region and accuses NAT
Lithuania splurges on its largest ever military purchase, amid heighened Russia fears |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
insists it doesn't have any territorial ambitions in the region and accuses NATO of trying to encircle Russia. Chancellor Angela Merkel's government had also come under fire from pacifists over a near doubling of the country's arms exports since... Read more
7d
DW
Report: Turkey's MIT agency menacing 'German Turks' |Sunday edition of "Die Welt" said Bundestag intelligence oversight committee me
Report: Turkey's MIT agency menacing 'German Turks' |
DW / Posted 7 days ago
Sunday edition of "Die Welt" said Bundestag intelligence oversight committee members were demanding answers from Chancellor Angela Merkel's government on MIT activities in Germany in the wake of Turkey's failed 15 July coup. Ankara had 6,000... Read more
9d
DW
Processing time for refugees in Germany continues to grow |by Ulla Jelpke, a member of the Bundestag from the Left party. Her party had se
Processing time for refugees in Germany continues to grow |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
by Ulla Jelpke, a member of the Bundestag from the Left party. Her party had sent an inquiry on the matter to Chancellor Angela Merkel's government. "The Federal Office is not getting it taken care of," Jelpke told German news organization Funke... Read more
9d
The China Post
Germany proposes burqa ban in public placesrages after two jihadist attacks and ahead of key state elections. The call by
Germany proposes burqa ban in public places
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
rages after two jihadist attacks and ahead of key state elections. The call by Thomas de Maiziere comes as Chancellor Angela Merkel's government attempts to address public fears surrounding last year's record influx of nearly 1.1 million... Read more
68 related stories
9d
Aljazeera
German minister proposes partial Burqa banthe question which role certain branches of Islam play in Germany," he said. T
German minister proposes partial Burqa ban
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
the question which role certain branches of Islam play in Germany," he said. The proposed ban comes as German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government attempts to address public fears surrounding last year's record influx of nearly 1.1 million... Read more
68 related stories
9d
News 24 South Africa
Germany proposes burqa ban in public placesrages after two jihadist attacks and ahead of key state elections. The call by
Germany proposes burqa ban in public places
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
rages after two jihadist attacks and ahead of key state elections. The call by Thomas de Maiziere comes as Chancellor Angela Merkel's government attempts to address public fears surrounding a record influx of nearly 1.1 million migrants and... Read more
68 related stories
9d
Rappler
German interior minister calls for partial burka banrages after two jihadist attacks and ahead of key state polls. The call by Tho
German interior minister calls for partial burka ban
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
rages after two jihadist attacks and ahead of key state polls. The call by Thomas de Maiziere comes as Chancellor Angela Merkel's government attempts to address public fears surrounding last year's record influx of migrants and... Read more
68 related stories
11d
express
Merkel warned fearful voters WILL back far-right AfD over 'refugee and terror' worriesignore their fears - warning Ahead of a state election in Mecklenburg-Vorpomme
Merkel warned fearful voters WILL back far-right AfD over 'refugee and terror' worries
express / Posted 11 days ago
ignore their fears - warning Ahead of a state election in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern a leading political scientist has warned Angela Merkel's government must rush to address fears which are gripping the nation. The race may be a state election, but... Read more
11d
express
Angela Merkel's government says it has PROOF Turkey is SUPPORTING Islamic State AND Hamas TURKEY has been accused of supporting the Islamic State and other Islamist gr
Angela Merkel's government says it has PROOF Turkey is SUPPORTING Islamic State AND Hamas
express / Posted 11 days ago
TURKEY has been accused of supporting the Islamic State and other Islamist groups across the Middle East, a leaked German government report has claimed. The... Read more
19 related stories
17d
express
German bank charges fees for saving amid rising fears over negative ratesthinking. "If we do not create incentives to make a change, nothing will chang
German bank charges fees for saving amid rising fears over negative rates
express / Posted 17 days ago
thinking. "If we do not create incentives to make a change, nothing will change." It comes as number of politicians from Angela Merkel's government have criticised the ECB's controversial negative interest rate policy, which are hurting German... Read more
2 related stories
17d
Irish Examiner
Germany is considering a ban of the burkais considering a ban of the burka Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 08:15 am German
Germany is considering a ban of the burka
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
is considering a ban of the burka Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 08:15 am Germany is considering banning the burka. Angela Merkel's government is looking at a series of security proposals that could see the Islamic clothing outlawed. Doctor... Read more
18d
express
Now Merkel acts! Germany pledges to kick out foreign terror suspects in jihadi crackdown ANGELA Merkel's government is finally promising a crackdown on terror in Germ
Now Merkel acts! Germany pledges to kick out foreign terror suspects in jihadi crackdown
express / Posted 18 days ago
ANGELA Merkel's government is finally promising a crackdown on terror in Germany with a far-reaching plan including the deportation of foreigners suspected of... Read more
19d
express
Merkel’s open-door immigration policy will end in DISASTER, warns Syrian expertwho has lived in Germany for more than 40 years has warned his new home nation’
Merkel’s open-door immigration policy will end in DISASTER, warns Syrian expert
express / Posted 19 days ago
who has lived in Germany for more than 40 years has warned his new home nation’s immigration policy WILL end in disaster. Angela Merkel's Government has not properly managed integration of 1.5m Syrians, it is claimed Political scientist and... Read more
30d
express
EU SMACKDOWN: Brussels blames soft GERMANY for letting Spain and Portugal off huge finesafter the EU was accused by a journalist of "burying the Stability Pact". But
EU SMACKDOWN: Brussels blames soft GERMANY for letting Spain and Portugal off huge fines
express / Posted 30 days ago
after the EU was accused by a journalist of "burying the Stability Pact". But Selmayr sensationally hit back saying Angela Merkel's government didn’t want a different outcome, writing on social media: "Everybody is happy to hide behind the... Read more

People in this news