February 10, 2020 7:25 pm
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer told leading members of the Christian Democratic Union that she won't be seeking the chancellorship in next year's election, upending Merkel's plans to hand her the reins after more than 15 years in power.
February 06, 2020 11:26 am
Thomas Kemmerich, a little-known liberal Free Democrat (FDP), became the first state premier elected with the support of the AfD, with whom Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats (CDU) sided to the disgust of her national coalition partners.
December 11, 2019 12:15 pm
With a leftist duo now leading the junior partner in Merkel's coalition, foreign policy is increasingly dividing the already fragile government. It could make Germany's role on the world stage more undefined.
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.
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.''
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
April 13, 2015 6:12 pm
Narendra Modi enters the second day of his Germany visit.
February 16, 2016 6:26 pm
February 09, 2016 12:07 pm