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Germany's Next Government: Coalition Talks Go Into Overtime
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:59

Exploratory talks on forming a new government were supposed to have finished in Berlin on Thursday night. Instead, they have hit a wall, with parties ...

These are Germany’s 10 'smartest' cities
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:26

The 2017 Smart Cities Index ranking of the world’s smartest cities was released this month. After analyzing 500 metropoles, they picked the top 100 ...

Merkel replaced Germany’s slaughtered Jews with their 'worst enemies' – Karl Lagerfeld
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 23:19

German fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has accused Angela Merkel of replacing the millions of Jews killed in the Holocaust with their "worst enemies,"...

Right-Wing Unpopulists: Germany's AfD Struggling to Find Staffers in Berlin
  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 19:20

The Alternative for Germany managed to make its way into German parliament. But now, the right-wing populists are struggling to find experienced staff...

Germany's Next Government: Coalition Talks Hit Finance Ministry Snag
  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 13:23

The business-friendly Free Democrats want the Finance Ministry, but Merkel's conservatives don't want to let it go. Now, plans are afoot to shrink its...

Namibia's reparations and Germany's first genocide
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:22

The Nama and Herero people are suing Germany over its "forgotten genocide". BBC News - Africa

Germany's Sigmar Gabriel warns Donald Trump: revoking Iran deal could push EU to Russia and China
  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 05:20

Germany's top diplomat Sigmar Gabriel has warned that Donald Trump's potential move to "de-certify" Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal could have...

Football: Germany's Werner out of N. Ireland qualifier
  • Wed, 04 Oct 2017 01:25

Germany have injury woes up front for their key World Cup qualifier against Northern Ireland after first-choice striker Timo Werner pulled out on Mond...

Germany’s biggest pumpkin weighs in at almost 800 kilos
  • Tue, 03 Oct 2017 15:37

At the largest pumpkin festival in the world on Sunday, a Bavarian team became this year’s German champions with a pumpkin that was heavier than the...

The end of Germany's centrism
  • Sat, 30 Sep 2017 10:27

Not a great contest this week. The Business Times

Germany's Schäuble Set to Yield Post as Finance Minister
  • Sat, 30 Sep 2017 08:39

Wolfgang Schäuble, one of Europe’s elder statesmen, is set to bow out as Germany’s finance minister in the wake of the country’s election, endi...

In Germany's AfD Heartlands, Angst Over Immigration and Democracy
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 17:33

Alternative for Germany, a party that wants to dial down remembrance of the Holocaust and describes the Muslim minority as a “great danger,” has g...

Germany's experienced but hardline finance minister moved into new role: sources
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 15:21

Germany's hardline finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble is to leave his post to become speaker of the new parliament following watershed elections at t...

Meet some of Germany’s new AfD MPs
  • Thu, 28 Sep 2017 10:37

Ones to watch: (clockwise from top left) Jens Maier; Beatrix von Storch; Sebastian Münzenmaier; Martin Hohmann; Willhelm von Gottberg; Armin-Paul Ham...

Does Labour's Jeremy Corbyn show Germany's SPD a way forward?
  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:25

Under Jeremy Corbyn, the UK's Labour Party has seen its stock rise sharply. His speech at the party conference reflected that confidence. So are there...

Germany's Election Was Low Drama but Hugely Consequential
  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 16:27

Angela Merkel triumphed as predicted in Germany, but the parliament shake-up could change the game. U.S. News - Opinion

They're Here: How the AfD Steamrolled Germany's Mainstream Parties
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 15:25

Angela Merkel may have been re-elected to a fourth term in office, but the chancellor faces a tough road ahead: Significant setbacks for her conservat...

Whales washed up on Germany's shore found to have stomachs full of plastic trash
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 14:46

(Natural News) A devastating sight came to shore last year, when over a dozen whales beached themselves along the German coastline. Four of the 13 str...

What Germany’s election results mean for science
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 00:43

A new coalition could face battles over gene editing and climate regulations.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22667 Nature News & Comment

Germany’s far-right AfD party: 5 things you need to know
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:31

It could be said that the underlying winner of Germany's election Sunday was ultimately the Alternative for Germany (AfD) party. Europe News

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