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Germany’s Merkel faces decisive week on climate protection

Germany faces a decisive week in its efforts to combat climate change, with Chancellor Angela Merkel pledging Saturday that Europe's biggest economy will...

‘Merkel has weakened’ Macron now dominating Brexit talks – Germany’s ex-intelligence...

But now France’s inflexibility puts this under threat, said Dr August Hanning. Speaking during a brief visit to London Dr August Hanning warned...

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The Chancellor said achieving the goal of 65 percent green electricity by 2023 is “questionable” in light of the industry’s decline. Merkel made the...

Germany recession: Merkel crisis as Germany lurches towards economic disaster |...

The Institute for the World Economy (IFW) has forecast Germany’s GDP could further contract by 0.3 percent from July to September - its...

Merkel health fears: German chancellor forced to sit down at military...

The veteran German leader has suffered a number of shaking episodes over the summer at similar occasions which have required her to stand....

Germany elections: Merkel’s ‘insane’ policies for AfD success – ‘Common sense...

“The success of our AfD allies shows clearly that the insane policies implemented by Angela Merkel are being heavily sanctioned by German voters,”...

Angela Merkel news: Chancellor’s coalition bleeds support to far-right AfD in...

Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) remained the largest party in Saxony, but saw their share of the vote drop by 7.4points from the...

Germany election: Merkel crisis as right-wing AfD soars in polls in...

The Alternative for Germany (AfD) is riding high on a wave of voter anger over refugees and the planned closure of coal mines...

Merkel told not to negotiate with Johnson as no-deal Brexit looms...

Boris Johnson’s refusal to accept the controversial Northern Ireland backstop is blamed for the increased likeness that Britain will leave the European Union...

Brexit news: Angela Merkel demands pleads for Brexit deal with close...

The German Chancellor wants to ensure Britain’s future trading relationship with the European Union remains a “close partnership” after Brexit. She reiterated her...

Angela Merkel on her legacy as she FAILS to rule out...

The German Chancellor said she hoped history books would say “she tried” after 14 years at the helm of Germany. Once described as...

Germany CRISIS: Merkel faces meltdown – cars, tariffs and Brexit send...

Thought of as a powerhouse in the European economy, Germany has today has recorded shrinking economy as the quarterly gross domestic product figures were published....

Germany collapsing to recession – but Merkel quitting will plunge country...

Germany’s industrial output plummeted by 1.5 percent in June - a huge acceleration on May’s slight fall of 0.1 percent - and significantly...

Brexit News: Angela Merkel under pressure as no deal threatens to...

Shock industrial figures this week stunned European economists, sparking concerns that Germany’s economy was sliding towards a recession. Once the leading economic engine...

Angela Merkel news: German output plunges to ‘devastating’ level with ‘no...

Industrial production figures have revealed output dropped by 1.5 percent in June - a huge acceleration on May’s slight fall of 0.1 percent....

Germany recession: The HUGE reason Merkel will be keen to avoid...

Angela Merkel is facing a stalling German economy which could leave her struggling against a potentially destabilising no-deal Brexit. The European Union has...

Merkel crisis: Germany recession threat bleeds into EU economy – shock...

German news site Der Tagesspiegel warned several hard-hiring factors are playing a part in Berlin dragging down the rest of the EU by...

Merkel crisis: Germany suffers economic meltdown as US-China trade war escalates...

Sebastian Dullien from the Institute for Macroeconomics and Business Cycle Research has accused the German Chancellor of burying her head in the sand...

Angela Merkel news: Far-right AfD surges in shock poll ahead of...

A recent poll in Germany indicated AfD, now the largest opposition party in the Bundestag, would be likely to take 23 percent of...

Angela Merkel’s party renews calls for Burqa ban in Germany |...

The Deputy leader of the Christian Democrats joined other members of the CDU in calling for the ban.Julia Klöckner, who leads the provincial...

Brexit news: Brexit ‘extremely favourable’ for France but headache for Merkel...

The revelation was made by former Polish Finance Minister Jacek Rostowski on the BBC Radio 4's podcast 'France and Germany: Divided They Stand'....

Iran news: Trump heading for Merkel clash as US makes formal...

Germany has so far insisted it would not help the UK in its conflict with Iran after the British-flagged Stenna Imperno was seized...

EU news: German economy on brink as Merkel’s manufacturing sector slumps...

The global macro managing director at TS Lombard told Bloomberg that as Germany's manufacturing sector continues to decline, the services sector now also...

Germany financial chaos: Merkel on brink as economy in freefall and...

Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB) admitted the situation was getting “worse and worse” and offered a gloomy prognosis for...

Angela Merkel health fears resurface as video appears to show German...

The German chancellor, who has suffered at at least three shaking episodes in recent weeks, yawned heavily and appeared to close her eyes...

Merkel’s successor Kramp-Karrenbauer vows to increase military spending to 2 percent...

Her proposal would to boost the country’s armed force, the Bundeswehr would cost Berlin tens of billions of euros more. Ms Kramp-Karrenbauer, who...

Trump has Germany on the ropes: Exports hit for Merkel’s economy...

Tensions between the European Union and the US are among the biggest threats to the German economy with Donald Trump considering slapping far...

EU latest: How Merkel begged Polish PM to back von der...

However, Peter Cleppe, head of the Open Europe think tank’s Brussels office, said the overall strategy adopted by Poland, Hungary, Czechia and Slovakia...

Merkel wades into Trump racism row after tweets about ‘the Squad’...

Mr Trump prompted outrage after a series Twitter messages last Sunday in which he said the four - understood to be Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,...

Angela Merkel speaks out on health after shaking ‘I hope I’ll...

The 65-year-old said she hoped to enjoy life after serving out her fourth and final term in office through to 2021. She told...

Angela Merkel resignation: Merkel’s ally named new defence boss | World...

The choice of Ms Kramp-Karrenbauer, leader of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrat party (CDU), came as a surprise to many in Berlin, where many...

Angela Merkel is 65 today but she’s far from the oldest...

Angela Merkel is chancellor of Germany and has been since 2005 when she first took office. Today - Wednesday, July 17 - Ms...

Angela Merkel greeted with boos, a Hitler salute and chants of...

Supporters of the xenophobic Pegidaa alliance launched a demonstration outside of the Albertinum, where Angela Merkel was guest of honour at the meeting...

EU crisis: Merkel’s coalition ally slams Ursula von der Leyen for...

The European Parliament is due to vote next Tuesday on whether Ms von der Leyen, Germany's defence minister and a conservative ally of...

Angela Merkel resignation: German Chancellor may step down early as health...

Sources within the Christian Democrat Union (CDU) said officials are re-considering the timeline which sees Ms Merkel stand down at the 2021 election...

Angela Merkel sits down for official ceremony after third bout of...

The German Chancellor sat down at a ceremony to welcome Denmark's prime minister on Thursday. This came a day after she shook visibly...

Angela Merkel health fears: Chancellor seen shaking for third time |...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel suffered from another bout of tremors as she stood outside with Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne in Berlin on...

EU news: Angela Merkel warned she will be forced to make...

The warning comes from Alternative for Germany's Deputy Leader Beatrix von Storch who told DW News she believes the German Chancellor is "panicking"...

BBC’s Katya Adler claims Merkel and Macron no longer ‘all powerful’...

Dutch politician, Frans Timmermans, came close to being chosen as the European Commission’s president but was blocked by the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland...

Merkel successor warns EU facing ‘CRISIS’ amid top jobs REVOLT |...

European Union leaders this week nominated the German defence minister as a surprise candidate to become European Commission president. But German Chancellor Angela...

Brexit news: Merkel fears EU faces Brexit crisis after huge row...

The German Chancellor fears deep divisions in the EU’s fragile decision-making process could leave Brussels weakened in the face of a growing list...

Angela Merkel’s team say what caused her shaking – and it...

Mrs Merkel, 64, was seen shaking at a ceremony in Berlin on Thursday. The German Chancellor crossed her arms as she tried to...

Angela Merkel health: German Chancellor appears to fall asleep at G20...

The seven-hour time difference between Osaka and Berlin may have got to the German Chancellor who appeared to be falling asleep while at...

Trump news: President delays G20 summit meeting with Merkel to attack...

The President was scheduled to meet the German Chancellor but delayed his meeting in order to release a tweet scathing the Democratic debate....

Angela Merkel health: Chancellor ‘must explain’ what is wrong – ‘power...

Angela Merkel was overcome with tremors during an official ceremony in Berlin on Thursday, the second time she was spotted shaking in less...

Angela Merkel health fears: German leader seen shaking again – VIDEO...

The German chancellor appeared unstable on her feet and trembling as she met with the German President, in her second spell of shaking...

Barnier’s plan all along? Brexit negotiator set to lead EU to...

The veteran eurocrat is set to become part of a “Franco-German deal” bringing an end to Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron’s Brussels power...

Angela Merkel news: Chancellor’s party overtaken by Greens – shock poll...

Germany’s leading party has plunged into a crisis following the disappointing results achieved at the European elections on May 26. And a latest...

Angela Merkel health – Doctor gives verdict on shaking | World...

Mr Zelensky made it clear Mrs Merkel’s health is not a concern and said he would have come to the rescue if necessary.Mrs...

EU shock: Is Merkel angling to replace Juncker in EU’s top...

Mrs Merkel has frequently been touted as the ideal candidate for the role of President of the European Commission once Mr Juncker steps...

EU plot: Merkel could enter Brussels leadership race at last minute...

The Euractiv journalist told Euronews he believes Angela Merkel could jump into the European Commission leadership race at the last moment with the...

Merkel takes aim at Brexit Britain and Trump’s US in attack...

The German Chancellor has emphasised the role of compromise in international cooperation, warning that it “should not be attacked”. Speaking at the International...

Angela Merkel news: CDU future crumbles as they fall into second...

The so-called green wave which took the European elections by storm last month looks set to continue shocking German politics, as a series...

Angela Merkel on brink: Germany’s ‘coalition of LOSERS’ lies on verge...

Journalist Vanessa Vu predicted the coalition Government Angela Merkel has been leading is on track to "harm themselves". Ms Vu told German public...

Angela Merkel is to blame for Donald Trump feud, says expert...

Mrs Merkel and Mr Trump met briefly on the sidelines of a D-Day commemoration event in Portsmouth on Wednesday, which coincided with Mr...

Merkel on the brink: Coalition ‘will collapse before end of the...

Meanwhile Friedrich Merz has said the Greens are now the main election rival of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) after their impressive showing...

Merkel’s FURY at Macron: France stubbornness to Trump deal ‘regrettable’ –...

France has asked for climate change provisions to be included in any deal with Washington – but this demand is difficult given the...

Angela Merkel’s coalition crisis DEEPENS as Social Democrats leader RESIGNS |...

Andrea Nahles confirmed today that she wanted “clarity” following recents doubts from within her own party about her ability to lead. She said...

Angela Merkel news: Greens overtake Chancellor’s conservatives in shock poll |...

The poll found that the Greens had 27 percent of the support, which is just a one point lead ahead of Ms Merkel’s...

Merkel’s astonishing attack on Donald Trump – ‘Tear down walls of...

The German chancellor devoted much of her Harvard University speech to attacking President Trump, as she urged graduates to “tear down walls of...

EU news: Macron and Merkel in BITTER BATTLE to decide future...

Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel both suffered a severe blow to their leadership after the public turned away from their parties in the...

Merkel warns ‘DARK FORCES’ are on the rise after disaster European...

The German Chancellor acknowledged Germany still needs to face up “to the spectres of the past” as nationalism, populism and antisemitism are on...

Angela Merkel refuses to leave power as successor ‘not up to...

The German Chancellor vowed to step down and handed over leadership of the Christian Democratic Union to Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer last year. But a...

Macron and Merkel set to do battle over EU top jobs...

Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel find themselves pit against one another after Europe’s centre-right powerhouse suffered poor results in the European elections. The...

European elections 2019: Latest news as Angela Merkel suffers significant losses...

The CDU recorded just 28.7 percent of the overall vote, while 20.7 percent went to Alliance 90. The nation’s democratic party finished third....

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Polls in the northern state of Bremen are tight but suggest the SPD risks losing a stronghold it has ruled for more than...

European Elections 2019: Angela Merkel fights with Macron for top jobs...

EU leaders will meet for a summit on May 28, where they will discuss filling a number of vacant posts in the bloc....

European elections: Merkel successor’s FUTURE hinges on EU elections triumph |...

Angela Kramp-Karrenbauer, the new leader of the ruling Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party told party supporters in Golintz that Europe should focus on...

European elections: Merkel WILL be Chancellor until 2021’ – even if...

Last month, German media claimed Angela Merkel could quit as Chancellor as early as next month after her successor and CDU leader Annegret...

Angela Merkel lists Donald Trump’s USA along with Putin’s Russia and...

Ms Merkel made the incendiary comments while speaking to German media on Wednesday. Relations between Germany and the US have declined sharply since...

European elections: Merkel’s favourite TRASHES EU immigration policy – ‘an OPEN...

Mr Weber, the group leader of the European People’s Party (EPP) in the EU Parliament, criticised the current migration policy of the European...

European elections: Merkel’s favourite CLASHES with Macron amid European Elections chaos...

Manfred Weber, the group leader of the European People’s Party (EPP) in the European Parliament, launched a blistering attack against Mr Macron, Ms...

German Chancellor Merkel Loses Mum – Channels Television

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks in Berlin. Tobias SCHWARZ / AFP  German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s mother, Herlind Kasner, has died, a government spokesman said...

Merkel after May visit – Punch Newspapers

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday that she saw no possibility of reopening the Brexit agreement, after talks with British Prime Minister Theresa...

Germany news: Friedrich Merz’s possible CDU victory may end Merkel’s Chancellor...

Angela Merkel faced a crushing defeat after the CDU voted for her to step down as leader in September, after 13 years of...

Germany news: Fears of Trump clash grow as Merkel likely successor...

Angela Merkel lost power as head of the CDU party in September after meeting resistance from her own collation government, over the handling...

Angela Merkel Germany Chancellor research before Australia Scott Morrison G20 meet...

Mrs Merkel was photographed with the document, which contained a picture of Mr Morrison and details about his career. She studied it as...

EU NEWS: Macron and Merkel in EU power-grab with latest plot...

Revenues from the new tax would help fund a euro zone budget and participating countries would be allowed to use the revenues to...

G20 SUMMIT LIVE: Merkel plane HORROR – ‘serious malfunction’ sparks major...

The government is checking whether the malfunction suffered by the Airbus A340 had a "criminal background", German newspaper Rheinische Post wrote citing security...

Angela Merkel plane heading to G20 forced to make EMERGENCY landing...

The government plane was carrying the German leader as well as diplomats, officials and a pool of journalists to the meeting of world...

EU news: Member states warned of EUROPHILE PUSH from Germany once...

Angela Merkel announced in October she will resign from her position ahead of the next German federal election in 2021. The leadership change...

EU ARMY: Merkel ‘tone deaf’ as she UNDERMINES 70 years of...

Earlier this month Emmanuel Macon announced that France’s need for a European army stemmed from the need to protect themselves from China, Russia...

Macron and Merkel’s dream of ‘European army’ DESTROYED – It will...

On Monday EU Foreign and Defence ministers had agreed upon joint military operations between countries to develop medium-range missiles and set up an...

Macron promotes EU UNITY with Merkel – France and Germany will...

On Sunday, Mr Macron met German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin to take part in Germany’s national remembrance day for the victims of...

Macron critic blasts EU army plans: ‘Angela Merkel will decide who...

Nicolas Dupont-Aignan poured scorn on the idea after French President Mr Macron said Europe needed to protect itself from China, Russia and the...

Brexit news: Merkel BLAMED for helping Brexit and handing ‘painful’ blow...

The German Chancellor’s actions have been a driving force behind the Brexit vote and she has done nothing to atone for her mistakes,...

EU Parliament ERUPTS as Verhofstadt calls on Merkel to ‘revive’ bloc...

Guy Verhofstadt was interrupted and forced to wait in the middle of his speech in the European Parliament. The former Belgian prime minister...

Angela Merkel’s EU speech: German leader to ‘send signal to rogue...

The German Chancellor is taking the floor at the European Parliament plenary session in Strasbourg at 2pm GMT. Ms Merkel is to lead...

Macron and Merkel ROMANCE? Germany and France leaders mistaken for MARRIED...

The German Chancellor and the French President attended a ceremony near the town of Compiegne on Saturday, to mark the centenary of the...

Angela Merkel mistaken for Emmanuel Macron’s wife during awkward Armistice greeting...

Angela Merkel was forced to clarify that she was the Chancellor of Germany after she was referred to as "Mrs Macron". The German leader...

Angela Merkel: ‘Blinkered’ nationalism is spreading across Europe, warns German leader...

The German leader made the comments at the peace conference, which France hopes will become an annual gathering to promote peace, multilateralism and...

Angela Merkel news: Germany’s interior minister TO QUIT Cabinet before 2021...

Horst Seehofer, effectively Germany’s Home Secretary, last night announced his intentions to resign as Christian Social Union (CSU) leader to a group of...

Angela Merkel successor MUST make up for her huge EU mistakes...

Mr Henkel believes Mrs Merkel’s replacement must have no played a role in her decision to open Germany’ borders to over a million...

Merkel’s departure ‘weakens EU – and leaves questions about future of...

Angela Merkel's departure will weaken...

Merkel latest: Germany could be PARALYSED’ EU fears over lame duck...

Alain Lamassoure, a French centre-right member of the European Parliament, told the Financial Times: “For Europe this is not good news.“This risk is...

Angela Merkel resigns news: German Chancellor DESPERATE to reassert authority |...

Germany’s strong-woman, who has been in power for 13 years, saw her authority crumble after her party suffered painful losses in a crunch...

Merkel is a ‘liability’ who is unlikely to finish term as...

Angela Merkel’s exit came “too little too late” and she has become a “liability”, argued a European Studies Professor.Stephen Auer from Hong Kong...

Angela Merkel quits: Runners and riders to REPLACE Chancellor REVEALED |...

Chancellor Angela Merkel announced that...

Angela Merkel husband and children: Does Merkel have children? Who is...

Mrs Merkel will stand down from leading the country in 2021.She told a news conference in Berlin this afternoon: "I will not be...

Angela Merkel news: German Chancellor rules out bid for top EU...

The German Chancellor told senior leaders within the CDU that she won’t be running for a number of senior positions within the EU...

Angela Merkel news: German Chancellor is now a ‘lame duck’ –...

While Mrs Merkel will likely remain in charge of Germany, there are a number of scenarios where her credentials to remain in the...

Merkel QUITS: German Chancellor says she WON’T stand for re-eletion’ as...

The German leader said she "will not stand for re-election as head of CDU party" at the next party conference in December, according...

Merkel HUMILIATION: CDU haemorrhages votes in Hesse election as opposition make...

Exit polls broadcast by German media show Ms Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats (CDU) came first with 28 percent of the vote - a...

Hesse election results: Who won the German elections? What does it...

Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative Christian Deomcratic Union (CDU) and their Social Democrat (SPD) coalition allies in Berlin have both haemorrhaged support in the...

Germany news: Merkel set for humiliating losses in Hesse as voters...

Germans head to the polls tomorrow (Sunday) in a local election in the western state of Hesse but recent polling suggests Ms Merkel’s...

Putin, Erdogan, Merkel and Macron arrive at Syria summit as Middle...

The four leaders pledged to sit at a negotiating table to find a lasting political solution to the Syrian civil war that has...

Angela Merkel news: Housing crisis could see END of German chancellor...

Germans took to the street earlier this...

Angela Merkel could quit as German Chancellor to run against Salvini...

Angela Merkel faced a bruising contest in Bavaria's state election last weekend, with another election next week expected to humiliate the German Chancellor.According...

Hesse election: Merkel facing a SECOND election beating in just weeks...

The German Chancellor’s party, the CDU, is to receive only 26 percent of the votes at the upcoming state election in Hesse, according...

WATCH: Merkel just responded to Trump’s trade threat over post-Brexit financial...

Angela Merkel told the US President to remain patient after Wilbur Ross, the US commerce secretary, warned Mr Trump was growing frustrated with...

Bavaria election: Results to ‘spark end of Merkel’ | World |...

The Christian Social Union (CSU) secured just 37.3 percent of the vote, which is expected to deal a blow to her fragile three-party...

Bavaria election results: Chaos for Merkel as exit polls show CSU’s...

If exit polls are correct, this would be the weakest result for Merkel’s allies since 1950.This bad result for Chancellor Merkel’s party could...

Bavaria election: German MEP reveals Merkel could be axed as Chancellor...

Hans-Olaf Henkel has predicted that long-serving German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be gone by December, but not because of the bruising election in...

Bavaria election: Merkel’s ally calls on EU to ‘DELIVER’ on migration...

Speaking to Euronews, the Christian Social Union (CSU) MEP argued the result of the Bavaria regional election depended on the unresolved issue of...

Bavaria election 2018: Expert WARNS Merkel will be blamed for ‘dramatic’...

Speaking to Deutsche Welle News, journalist Bettina Vestring claimed German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be blamed for the "dramatic" impact the Bavaria election...

ANGELA MERKEL ON THE BRINK: Approval rating for coalition partners PLUMMET...

And the news will come as a further blow to the German Chancellor, who is already reeling after businessman Andreas Ritzenhoff, 61, confirmed...

Angela Merkel embarrassment: German leader PUBLICLY REMINDED of domestic woes by...

Chancellor Merkel arrived in Israel late on Wednesday night, and is due to hold talks with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on a range...

Angela Merkel news: German warship delayed another year after technology issues...

The ship’s launch has been pushed back another year to give enough time to iron out technical issues discovered in its sea trial,...