As the parliamentary elections in Germany creep closer, the traditionally left-leaning Green Party has announced two centrists will lead them to the vote.
Kawa and Emina fled their home-town of Kobane when ISIL captured hundreds of Kurdish villages in northern Syria.
Germany’s far-right has blamed Angela Merkel’s open door refugee policy for the Berlin Christmas market attack.
Joachim Gauck spent time with victims due to undergo operations and described the lorry attack on a Christmas market as 'an assault on our way of life'.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for a ban on the burka in public life “wherever possible.”
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has won reelection as the leader of the Christian Democratic Union.
With the departure of Social Democrat Martin Schulz, what next for the EU leadership?
Martin Schulz has dedicated his life to European politics. He has attempted to inject the European Parliament with a new dynamism in a bid to make politics more relevant.
There is speculation that Schulz will return to German politics after the grand coalition government backed his party ally, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, as Germany's next president.
Candidate for a fourth term, German Chancellor Angela Merkel could confirm her status as the most influential leader of the European Union again next year.
Angela Merkel's decision to seek a fourth term as Chancellor has been met with little enthusiasm in Germany. Her image as a liberal anchor in stormy political times is both a blessing and a curse for
Angela Merkel has thrown her hat in the ring, announcing she will stand for re-election, ending months of speculation.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has told her party she will stand for a fourth term.
Germany’s Günther Oettinger denied on Wednesday any wrongdoing after it emerged he accepted a trip on a private jet from a pro-Kremlin lobbyist.
Germany’s Frank-Walter Steinmeier is hotly tipped to become the country’s next president after Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats agreed to back his…
The best outcome of Brexit talks would be to stop Brexit, that was the advice of Germany’s council of economic experts to the Chancellor.
How do refugees make the transition from fleeing their home countries to becoming economic assets to their new host countries, such as Germany, that provide safe haven?
German officials are under fire over the suicide of Syrian terror suspect Jaber Albakr, whose death deprives authorities of precious information.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s de facto political capital.
Germany’s constitutional court is hearing a case brought by campaigners against a free trade deal between the EU and Canada.
The German chancellor is on the second leg of a three-country African tour which started in Mali and will finish in Ethiopia.
In Business Line we examine how Germany's biggest lender Deutsche Bank has become the focus of fears it could trigger a repeat of the 2008 crash.
Grilled by German lawmakers, ECB head Mario Draghi has been defending its ultra low interest rates and other stimulus measures.
Deutsche Bank's shares rose on Wednesday after the CEO said it didn't need to raise money and the German government denied it was preparing a rescue plan.