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Tributes to former German foreign minister Guido Westerwelle

Guido Westerwelle, Germany’s former foreign minister and first openly gay leader of a mainstream political party, has died aged 54, just months after

Guido Westerwelle, Germany’s former foreign minister and first openly gay leader of a mainstream political party, has died aged 54, just months after

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Politician's comment sparks sexism row in Germany

The generous bosoms of Bavarian barmaids or country girls in their traditional blouses are a national German symbol, but an elderly politician

The generous bosoms of Bavarian barmaids or country girls in their traditional blouses are a national German symbol, but an elderly politician

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German eurosceptics lose vote

The junior partner in Germany’s coalition has survived a rebellion from party eurosceptics, removing a threat to Angela Merkel’s

The junior partner in Germany’s coalition has survived a rebellion from party eurosceptics, removing a threat to Angela Merkel’s

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Merkel's partner in disarray as key figure quits

The junior party in Angela Merkel’s conservative-led coalition is in disarray after the shock resignation of a key figure, seen as a rising

The junior party in Angela Merkel’s conservative-led coalition is in disarray after the shock resignation of a key figure, seen as a rising

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Critics query funding of German government deal

The junior partner in Germany’s next government has approved the deal that brings it back into power. It is a moment of triumph for the liberal Free

The junior partner in Germany’s next government has approved the deal that brings it back into power. It is a moment of triumph for the liberal Free

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German Elections: voting underway

Members from Germany’s vast array of parties were out voting today along with the rest of the German electorate. Germany’s Free Democrat leader

Members from Germany’s vast array of parties were out voting today along with the rest of the German electorate. Germany’s Free Democrat leader

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Free Democrat Leader Westerwelle votes in Germany

Germany’s Free Democrat leader Guido Westerwelle has cast his ballot in Bonn. He’s hoping that his FDP party will gather enough votes to form a

Germany’s Free Democrat leader Guido Westerwelle has cast his ballot in Bonn. He’s hoping that his FDP party will gather enough votes to form a

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German state vote boosts Merkel's chances

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling conservatives have received a welcome boost eight months before a national election. Her party won has

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling conservatives have received a welcome boost eight months before a national election. Her party won has