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  1. News - World - GERMANY

    Gerhard Schroeder snubbed by Berlin after Putin meeting

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 08:53pm by Reuters

    ... with Merkel's conservatives, has been the Russian leader's best friend in the West since both were ostracised by US president George W Bush for opposing the 2003 Iraq invasion. ...

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    Strike by Lufthansa pilots leaves up to 425,000 passengers grounded

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 07:42pm by AFP

    ... is impairing the mobility of hundreds of thousands of people." And the deputy head of the parliamentary faction of the conservative CDU party, Michael Fuchs, slammed the action ...

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    German ex-president Christian Wulff cleared of influence-peddling charge

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 11:29pm by AFP

    ... for police searches in the investigation. The verdict marked the end of a legal and political drama around the one-time conservative rising star, who fell from power and grace amid claims he took ...

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    Angela Merkel cancels foreign visits after breaking pelvis in skiing accident

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 07:21pm by REUTERS AND BLOOMBERG

    ... a "grand coalition" of her conservatives and the centre-left Social Democrats. The delay before the injury was made public highlights the private nature of a German leader's vacation ...

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    Ursula von der Leyen is Germany's first woman defence minister

    Posted Dec 16th 2013, 10:05pm by AFP

    ... der Leyen is a controversial figure in the conservative wing of Merkel's Christian Democrats, in part for openly defying the chancellor on women's rights as labour minister ...

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    Germany's Social Democrats vote to join 'grand coalition' with Angela Merkel

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 06:05am by AP

    ... as chancellor, announcing that its members had voted by a large majority to join the conservative leader in government. The ballot of the Social Democrats' nearly 475,000 members capped ... a great "sense of responsibility" to the country. Merkel's conservatives won September 22 elections but fell short of a majority and saw their previous pro-business coalition ...

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    Merkel seals deal to form German 'grand coalition' with SPD

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 01:53pm by Agence France-Presse in Berlin

    ... to form a coalition government with the Social Democrats, negotiation sources told reporters, two months after her conservatives won elections but fell short of a full majority. Merkel’s Christian ... the conservatives’ nearly 42 per cent in the September 22 ballot. SPD chief Sigmar Gabriel, who would be Merkel’s vice-chancellor, hopes to convince the base of his 150-year-old party with the key ...

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    Angela Merkel closer to forming coalition after SPD agrees to talks

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 05:20am by AFP

    ... Merkel's conservatives and their traditional centre-left rivals moved a decisive step closer to forming a new government yesterday, but the alliance of Germany's two biggest parties is still ... on a clear majority to form her third-term government. "We have noted commonalities, we have noted differences and we have seen there is mutual trust," said conservative negotiator ...

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    Triumphant Merkel to start search for coalition ally

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 02:51pm by AFP

    ... how to rule Europe’s biggest economy. After a campaign that banked on Merkel’s image as a calm, sensible and reassuring euro zone crisis manager, she led her conservative Christian Democratic ... decapitation of its leadership. Ironically, the conservatives gained fewer votes than the combined left – the SPD, Greens and far-left Linke, which won 8.6 per cent. However the Linke, successor ...

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    Anti-euro party gains clout ahead of German polls

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... to mainstream parties too timid to admit that the euro has failed. And the party has also offered a home to more socially conservative Germans who are unhappy with the way Merkel has pushed the conservative bloc to the centre on social issues like gay rights. In recent days, there has been a sense of euphoria among Alternative for Germany's supporters about its chances of winning a share ...




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