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Reuters
Chile's senate passes bill to ease strict abortion ban18, 2017.Rodrigo Garrido Senate approval had been seen as the biggest hurdle f
Reuters / Posted 19 hours ago
18, 2017.Rodrigo Garrido Senate approval had been seen as the biggest hurdle for the measure, given opposition from some Christian Democrats within Bachelet's own coalition, as well as lawmakers from the right-wing Chile Vamos bloc. "It's a... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel's challenger Martin Schulz unveils plan for 'modern Germany' |a modern Germany" on Sunday in a bid to boost the Social Democrats' lackluster
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a modern Germany" on Sunday in a bid to boost the Social Democrats' lackluster performance in the polls against Merkel's Christian Democrats ahead of September 24 national elections. "Germany can do more," Schulz told SPD delegates in Berlin.... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Merkel ally renews refugee cap demand but avoids threatsmaking it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's ele
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
making it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's election. The conservative bloc of Merkel's Christian Democrats and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer's Christian Social Union enjoys a double-digit poll lead before... Read more
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FOX News
Merkel ally renews refugee cap demand, but avoids threatsmaking it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's ele
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
making it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's election. The conservative bloc of Merkel's Christian Democrats and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer's Christian Social Union enjoys a double-digit poll lead before... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Merkel ally renews refugee cap demand, but avoids threatsmaking it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's ele
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
making it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's election. The conservative bloc of Merkel's Christian Democrats and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer's Christian Social Union enjoys a double-digit poll lead before... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Merkel ally renews refugee cap demand, but avoids threatsmaking it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's ele
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
making it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's election. The conservative bloc of Merkel's Christian Democrats and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer's Christian Social Union enjoys a double-digit poll lead before... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Merkel ally renews refugee cap demand, but avoids threatsmaking it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's ele
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
making it a condition for joining her in government again after this fall's election. The conservative bloc of Merkel's Christian Democrats and Bavarian governor Horst Seehofer's Christian Social Union enjoys a double-digit poll lead before... Read more
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DW
Merkel's challenger Schulz unveils plan for 'modern Germany' |a modern Germany" on Sunday in a bid to boost the Social Democrats' lackluster
DW / Posted 3 days ago
a modern Germany" on Sunday in a bid to boost the Social Democrats' lackluster performance in the polls against Merkel's Christian Democrats ahead of September 24 national elections. "Germany can do more," Schulz told SPD delegates in Berlin.... Read more
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DW
Top Polish politician Kaczynski calls for shake-up of judiciary |The judiciary, it contends, is symptomatic of this malaise. PiS never short of
DW / Posted 5 days ago
The judiciary, it contends, is symptomatic of this malaise. PiS never short of critics Manfred Weber, leader of the EPP Christian Democrats, the biggest group in the European Parliament, said the Polish government had "gone one step too far" on... Read more
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DW
Rich vs. Poor: How fair and equal is Germany? | German election 2017 - All the news, data and facts you need |voters cast their ballots in city parliament elections two years ago. The winne
DW / Posted 5 days ago
voters cast their ballots in city parliament elections two years ago. The winners were not Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats or the Social Democrats, but rather non-voters. It is a troubling trend that could carry serious... Read more
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DW
After G20, Mayor Olaf Scholz tells Hamburg he's sorry |in the city for hours on end." Scholz has already rejected calls to resign fro
DW / Posted 7 days ago
in the city for hours on end." Scholz has already rejected calls to resign from Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democrats (CDU) and the far-right Alternative for Germany party. "No, I won't do that," he had told German... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Germany's Gabriel says Merkel bears blame for G20 violenceG20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in G
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in Germany's ruling coalition between Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and Gabriel's Social Democrats (SPD) just over two months before a national election on Sept.... Read more
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The Star
Germany's Gabriel attacks Merkel after violence at the G20G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in G
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in Germany's ruling coalition between Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and Gabriel's Social Democrats (SPD) just over two months before a national election on Sept.... Read more
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Reuters
Germany's Gabriel attacks Merkel after violence at the G20G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in G
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in Germany's ruling coalition between Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and Gabriel's Social Democrats (SPD) just over two months before a national election on Sept.... Read more
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dna
Germany's Gabriel attacks Merkel after violence at the G20G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in G
dna / Posted 8 days ago
G20 summit in Hamburg at the weekend. The comments come as tension mounts in Germany's ruling coalition between Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and Gabriel's Social Democrats (SPD) just over two months before a national election on Sept.... Read more
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DW
Germany asks for EU help following Hamburg G20 protests |to implement EU arrest warrants issued by Germany. Interior Minister Thomas de
DW / Posted 9 days ago
to implement EU arrest warrants issued by Germany. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere, of Angela Merkel's ruling Christian Democrats (CDU), compared protesters with "despicable violent extremists - just like neo-Nazis and Islamist... Read more
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DW
G20 violence in Hamburg: German leaders outraged |Hamburg Mayor Olaf Scholz says Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (
DW / Posted 10 days ago
Hamburg Mayor Olaf Scholz says Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) should think again if they expect him to quit after clashes between police and protesters at the G20. Thousands of officers deployed water cannons and tear gas in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Scuffles, water cannon at final anti-G20 marchwell advised to choose Hamburg,” Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria’s C
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
well advised to choose Hamburg,” Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria’s CSU conservatives, sister party of Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU) told Handelsblatt business daily. Merkel defended her choice of Hamburg, saying similar summits... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Hooded protesters clash with police at final anti-G20 demonstrationwell advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's C
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
well advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's CSU conservatives, sister party of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) told Handelsblatt business daily.Activists showing PKK-flags. Around 76.000 people gathered... Read more
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Reuters
Scuffles, water cannon at final anti-G20 march in Hamburgwell advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's C
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
well advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's CSU conservatives, sister party of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) told Handelsblatt business daily. Merkel defended her choice of Hamburg, saying similar summits... Read more
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dna
As world leaders take photo ops inside, scuffles, water cannon are sprayed on anti G20 protestorswell advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's C
dna / Posted 11 days ago
well advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's CSU conservatives, sister party of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) told Handelsblatt business daily. Merkel defended her choice of Hamburg, saying similar summits... Read more
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Reuters
Scuffles, water cannon at final anti-G20 march in Hamburgwell advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's C
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
well advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's CSU conservatives, sister party of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) told Handelsblatt business daily. Merkel defended her choice of Hamburg, saying similar summits... Read more
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The Star
Anti-capitalist militants front anti-G20 demo in Hamburgwas well advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
was well advised to choose Hamburg," Hans-Peter Uhl, a senior member of Bavaria's conservatives, sister party of Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) told Handelsblatt business daily. Hamburg residents were also angry at the destruction. "Merkel... Read more
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DW
Same-sex marriage bill clears German upper house |did not take part in the session because of friction on the issue within its ne
DW / Posted 12 days ago
did not take part in the session because of friction on the issue within its newly-formed coalition government between the Christian Democrats and the Free Democrats. FDP party chairman Christian Lindner said on Twitter that his senior coalition... Read more
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Breitbart
MSM Reacts to Trump’s Poland Speech: ‘Talk of God, Country, and Family Won’t Go Down Well in the EU!’European politics in general and Western European conservatism in particular, c
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
European politics in general and Western European conservatism in particular, considering Angela Merkel’s party – the Christian Democrats – are an at least nominally faith-based, “centre-right” outfit. Brazier even speculated that President’s... Read more
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DW
Germany doubles down on Erdogan rally ban during Hamburg G20 |bid to join the bloc. Unveiling their manifesto ahead of September's federal e
DW / Posted 16 days ago
bid to join the bloc. Unveiling their manifesto ahead of September's federal election, German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, along with their Bavarian sister party, said on Monday that they rejected full Turkish membership to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump puts Wrestlemania aside and dials leaders up Germany, Francecalled Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on Monday and discussed Middle E
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
called Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on Monday and discussed Middle East peace German Chancellor and head of the Christian Democrats party, Angela Merkel (C), talks with Hesse's State Premier Volker Bouffier (L) prior to a meeting on July... Read more
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Reuters
Merkel's conservatives promise full employment by 2025for an election in which she will seek a fourth term in office. With Europe's
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
for an election in which she will seek a fourth term in office. With Europe's biggest economy growing robustly, Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), are able to offer voters tax... Read more
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Reuters
German conservatives make election pledge of full employmentwhen she will seek a fourth term in office. With Germany's economy - Europe's
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
when she will seek a fourth term in office. With Germany's economy - Europe's largest - enjoying robust growth, Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), are able to assure voters they... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German conservatives make election pledge of full employmentwhen she will seek a fourth term in office. With Germany's economy - Europe's
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
when she will seek a fourth term in office. With Germany's economy - Europe's largest - enjoying robust growth, Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), are able to assure voters they... Read more
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The Star
German conservatives make election pledge of full employmentwhen she will seek a fourth term in office. With Germany's economy - Europe's
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
when she will seek a fourth term in office. With Germany's economy - Europe's largest - enjoying robust growth, Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), are able to assure voters they... Read more
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express
Who will win the German election 2017? Latest polls as Angela Merkel battles Martin Schulz2016 at the historic headquarters of Siemens in Berlin At the moment, there is
express / Posted 17 days ago
2016 at the historic headquarters of Siemens in Berlin At the moment, there is a grand coalition between the centre-right Christian Democrats (CDU/CSU) and the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD). Before Mr Schulz announced his candidacy, the SPD... Read more
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Fortune
Germany's Ruling Coalition to Aim at Full Employment by 2025unemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election
Fortune / Posted 17 days ago
unemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election campaign platform on Monday. Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), will present their platform for... Read more
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The Hindu
The Merkel manoeuvreit. A tightrope walk Despite this, the Bill lay dormant for long because of r
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
it. A tightrope walk Despite this, the Bill lay dormant for long because of resistance shown by a section of the ruling Christian Democrats. The CDU’s conservative views towards same-sex marriage were at odds with the way Germany is perceived... Read more
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Swissinfo
German conservatives to promise full employment in party platformunemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election
Swissinfo / Posted 17 days ago
unemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election campaign platform on Monday. Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), will present their platform for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
German conservatives to promise full employment in party platformunemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
unemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election campaign platform on Monday. Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), will present their platform for... Read more
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The Star
German conservatives to promise full employment in party platformunemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
unemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election campaign platform on Monday. Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), will present their platform for... Read more
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Reuters
German conservatives to promise full employment in party platformunemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
unemployment in Germany by the year 2025 when they announce their 2017 election campaign platform on Monday. Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) and their Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union (CSU), will present their platform for... Read more
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Canberra Times
Street celebration after parliament in Germany approves same-sex marriageParty and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
Party and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which had previously been blocked by her Christian Democrats and their conservative allies. Merkel voted against the measure on Friday, but many of her party... Read more
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Sunday Observer
German Parliament approves same-sex marriageParty and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which
Sunday Observer / Posted 18 days ago
Party and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which had previously been blocked by her Christian Democrats and their conservative allies. Ms. Merkel voted against the measure on Friday, but many of her party... Read more
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DW
European memorial for Helmut Kohl reveals both unity and division |forgave Angela Merkel for effectively forcing him out of politics - and assumin
DW / Posted 18 days ago
forgave Angela Merkel for effectively forcing him out of politics - and assuming his place Kohl's political party, the Christian Democrats (CDU) only narrowly escaped political embarrassment when his widow, Maike Kohl-Richter, 34 years his... Read more
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EuroNews
Schaeuble sees room for more German tax cuts after September electionradio that he hoped there could be tax relief beyond that already promised 15-b
EuroNews / Posted 18 days ago
radio that he hoped there could be tax relief beyond that already promised 15-billion euro income tax cut. The conservative Christian Democrats will present details on that with their campaign platform on Monday. “We’re planning, all in all, to do... Read more
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Reuters
Schaeuble sees room for more German tax cuts after September electionradio that he hoped there could be tax relief beyond that already promised 15-b
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
radio that he hoped there could be tax relief beyond that already promised 15-billion euro income tax cut. The conservative Christian Democrats will present details on that with their campaign platform on Monday. "We're planning, all in all, to do... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Parliament in Germany approves same-sex marriageParty and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
Party and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which had previously been blocked by her Christian Democrats and their conservative allies. Merkel voted against the measure on Friday, but many of her party... Read more
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The Age
Parliament in Germany approves same-sex marriageParty and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
Party and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which had previously been blocked by her Christian Democrats and their conservative allies. Merkel voted against the measure on Friday, but many of her party... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Parliament in Germany approves same-sex marriageParty and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Party and two other political groups to press for a vote on the measure, which had previously been blocked by her Christian Democrats and their conservative allies. Merkel voted against the measure on Friday, but many of her party... Read more
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DW
European memorial for Helmut Kohl to reveal both unity and division |forgave Angela Merkel for effectively forcing him out of politics - and assumin
DW / Posted 19 days ago
forgave Angela Merkel for effectively forcing him out of politics - and assuming his place Kohl's political party, the Christian Democrats (CDU) only narrowly escaped political embarrassment when his widow, Maike Kohl-Richter, 34 years his... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Germany legalises same-sex marriageapprove civil unions for same-sex partners. But Angela Merkel, its chancellor s
Namibia Economist / Posted 19 days ago
approve civil unions for same-sex partners. But Angela Merkel, its chancellor since 2005, leads the socially conservative Christian Democrats, and had opposed a vote on gay marriage because of concerns about “children’s welfare”. Only this week... Read more
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Canberra Times
Germany legalises same-sex marriage in snap vote after Angela Merkel opens doorbefore it can become law. However, no Bundesrat vote is required. All parties
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
before it can become law. However, no Bundesrat vote is required. All parties that could form a coalition with Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) following the September election had said they would not partner with her unless there was a vote... Read more
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Boston Globe
Parliament in Germany approves same-sex marriagetwo major political parties said they would make the legislation a condition of
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
two major political parties said they would make the legislation a condition of any future coalition agreement with the Christian Democrats, led by Merkel, who is seeking a fourth term in the general election in September. Merkel reacted... Read more
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