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  1. Weekly German cabinet meeting

    Merkel faces new crisis as far-right emerges as kingmaker

    Senior figures in Germany's governing coalition will hold crisis talks on Saturday in response to growing outrage after a state premier was ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: IFA consumer tech fair in Berlin

    With or without Huawei? German coalition delays decision on 5G rollout

    Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat partners have delayed until next year a decision on security rules for ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: IFA consumer tech fair in Berlin

    Strains in German coalition as SPD eyes 5G rules that could exclude Huawei

    Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) will decide on Tuesday whether to adopt a proposal that could bar China's Huawei from taking part in the rollout ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Germany's Social Democrats announce result of leadership ballot in Berlin

    Germany's Social Democrats to pick new leader to decide fate of Merkel coalition

    Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) on Saturday choose a new leader whose first task will be to decide whether to quit their ruling coalition with ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: German Defence Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer and Chancellor Angela Merkel attend

    'Death wish' or compromise? Pension row threatens German coalition

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has a month to reach a deal with her coalition partners on pension reforms or face the risk of her government ...
  6. CDU, CSU and SPD news conference before signing a coalition deal in Berlin

    German coalition parties vow to stay together but have 'a lot to do'

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her coalition partners said on Wednesday they would keep working together after welcoming a report which they ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Weekly German cabinet meeting

    Most Germans expect Merkel coalition to last to 2021, poll shows

    Almost three-quarters of Germans expect the ruling coalition government to last until the end of the current legislative period in 2021 and ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Election campaign in Dresden

    Far right to deal blow to shaky Merkel coalition in eastern votes

    The far right is set to make strong gains in two regional elections in eastern German on Sunday, potentially upending 30 years of rule by the two ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz, a member of the co-governing Social Democrats, att

    Germany's SPD wants to target super rich with wealth tax

    Germany's co-governing Social Democrats (SPD) want to introduce a wealth tax for multimillionaires and billionaires and use the extra revenues to ...
  10. FILE PHOTO:  Far-right party surge puts Merkel's conservatives in a bind in their eastern Germ

    Far-right party surge in eastern German regions threatens Merkel's coalition

    A surge in support for the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party before regional elections next month in two former communist eastern ...