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German parliament approves climate protection law

November 15, 2019 7:59 pm

The package, agreed after months of haggling between the Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and her Social Democrat coalition partners, has already been criticised as inadequate in view of the urgent challenges posed by climate change.

German parliament committee ousts far-right chairman

November 13, 2019 9:07 pm

The general secretary of Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-right Christian Democrats, Paul Ziemiak, tweeted that Brandner, ``Hoecke's Berlin outpost,'' had been ``unworthy'' as chairman and added that ``his anti-Semitism is intolerable.''

With India against terror, will talk Kashmir with PM Modi: Angela Merkel

November 02, 2019 7:42 am

In a separate interaction with the German media, visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would discuss the issue of Kashmir with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Current situation in Kashmir 'not sustainable', needs to change for sure: Merkel

November 02, 2019 12:10 am

"As the situation at this moment (in Kashmir) is not sustainable and not good, this has to change for sure," Merkel was quoted as having said by German sources.

India and Germany sign 17 MoUs, vow to combat terror and climate change

November 01, 2019 9:13 pm

"We have vowed to build 'new India' by 2022 and expertise of technological, economic powerhouses like Germany will be useful for it," Modi said in his press statement after the meeting.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives on two-day visit today, 20 pacts on agenda

October 31, 2019 2:19 am

Calling India an “anchor of stability” in South Asia, German envoy to India Walter J Lindner said India has a strategic weight and importance.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on 3-day visit to India from October 31

October 24, 2019 12:43 am

Sources said Merkel and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in their wide-ranging talks, will particularly focus on giving a new momentum to the bilateral ties by significantly scaling up cooperation in several sectors.

Germany: 'No rift' between Chancellor Angela Merkel and likely successor

September 30, 2019 2:22 pm

The head of Germany's ruling Christian Democrats has dismissed claims she was thrown off the chancellor's plane to the US due to a row. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is widely tipped to replace Merkel as chancellor.

Germany: Angela Merkel's Cabinet agrees 'climate packet', environmentalists say it's paltry

September 21, 2019 1:38 pm

Germany's Cabinet has agreed a climate packet, including carbon dioxide pricing via emission certificates, costlier fuels, cheaper rail, and a ban on oil heaters from 2026. A leading Green was "bitterly disappointed."

Germany Inc. waits on Merkel’s CO2 plan: Here is what’s at stake

September 15, 2019 11:57 am

With wildfires sweeping the east of the country and record temperatures disrupting summer travel, the governing parties were punished in local elections as support for the Greens surged.


German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets PM Modi ahead of trade talks

November 01, 2019 1:15 pm

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is on a two-day visit to India. It’s the fifth time that both India and Germany are holding ministerial talks.

Photos Of The Year: Vladimir Putin's workout, Mark Zuckerberg's daughter, Barack Obama's selfie

December 28, 2015 9:16 am

Russian President Vladimir Putin exercises in a gym, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla are seen with their daughter named Max, Barack Obama poses for a selfie.

Top Frames: Hillary Clinton campaigns in Nevada, 13 died in Karachi landslide

October 17, 2015 8:00 am

Hillary Clinton greets members of the culinary workers union local 226 as she arrives to speak at a demonstration outside the Trump Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, At least 13 people, including seven children, died as a landslide hit shanties erected in Karachi's Gulistan-i-Jauhar area early Tuesday Ocotber 13.

PM Narendra Modi, Angela Merkel share 'Make in India' dream in Bengaluru

October 06, 2015 3:04 pm

Merkel is on a three-day visit to India. On Monday, she held talks with PM Modi in New Delhi after the signing of 18 pacts between the two countries.

Angela Merkel meets PM Narendra Modi, receives ceremonial welcome before delegations meet

October 05, 2015 2:15 pm

Angela Merkel, who is on a three-day visit to the capital and Bengaluru beginning Sunday, is meeting Modi under the framework of the Indo-German Intergovernmental Consultations.

Modi's Day 2 in Germany

April 13, 2015 6:12 pm

Narendra Modi enters the second day of his Germany visit.