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Germany polls


How does the German general election work?

September 20, 2017 2:29 pm

When Germans head to the polls on September 24, they'll receive a deceptively simple ballot with two choices — one for a district representative and one for a party.

German hackers say voting software a security 'write-off'

September 07, 2017 9:04 pm

The Chaos Computer Club, Europe's biggest hacker collective, said the system to count and transmit vote results lacked proper encryption and other security tools, labelling it a "write-off".

Germany polls: Merkel's party braces for a backlash over influx of refugees

March 13, 2016 10:54 am

More than 12 million voters are electing three new regional parliaments for the southwestern states of Baden-Wuerttemberg and Rhineland-Palatinate, as well as eastern Saxony-Anhalt in the so-called Super Sunday polls.

Merkel's popularity slides after nuclear U-turn

March 30, 2011 11:49 am

The survey showed Merkel's popularity score falling four points to 55 per cent.

Merkel's party loses power in rich German state

March 28, 2011 11:01 am

Greens,buoyed by Japan's nuclear crisis,surged to their first state premiership in Baden-Wuerttemberg.