The last thing Germany – and Europe – needs is a grand coalition
In a shocking public opinion poll a few days ago, the far-right, nationalist-populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) scored 16%, half a point ahead of the Social Democrats. That may be a flash in the pan, but at 20.5%, the Social Democrats' result in ...
German Politics Is a Mess, and No One Is as Worried About It as They Should Be
Angela Merkel: New German coalition deal will be good for EU
Angela Merkel has created Germany's far-right
Germany: Pot, abortion and Deniz Yücel top marathon debate day in Bundestag
What was proposed: The Greens and the Left party each proposed draft laws to repeal paragraph 219a of Germany's criminal code. The clause makes it a crime for anyone who publically "offers, announces [or] advertises" abortion services. Those who do so ...
Germany's far-right AfD set to embrace anti-Islam PEGIDA - Reuters
A leader of the nationalist Alternative for Germany (AfD) is pushing to overturn the party's ban on members joining rallies by the anti-Islam PEGIDA movement - another sign of the rightward shift of Germany's budding main opposition party.
Germany's far-right AfD set to embrace anti-Islam PEGIDA
Fears neo-Nazis are seeking influence at one of Germany's biggest car makers in threat to trade union
Concerns are growing in Germany that alleged neo-Nazi groups may be seeking to influence the country's iconic car industry by infiltrating workers' groups and setting up their own alternative trade union. Allegations in the German press in recent weeks ...
Michael Schulte to represent Germany at Eurovision Song Contest
A successful professional pop musician with a convincing rendition of a very intimate song: the northern German was the clear favorite at the country's national finals for the Eurovision Song Contest. google+ Tumblr VZ Xing Newsvine Digg. Deutscher ESC ...
Michael Schulte to represent Germany with 'You Let Me Walk Alone'
Are Germany's Energy Transition Plans Working?
Considering the established political imperatives underpinning the German energy transition (Energiewende) and the overall push toward greater use of renewables in the energy mix, let's look at some of the outcomes of this transition — specifically ...
German court delays ruling on city bans for heavily polluting diesel cars
The environmental group Deutsche Umwelthilfe (DUH) earlier this year sued nine German cities because it wants to allow municipalities to enforce clean air regulations by banning diesel cars from city centres. The federal administrative court in Leipzig ...
'We can't just stop breathing': A global scandal, made in Germany
German court defers ruling on banning diesel cars in cities
German court delays ruling on diesel ban to next week
Scottish whisky suffers EU court setback in battle over Germany's Glen Buchenbach
Scottish whisky producers have suffered a legal setback at the hands of a senior EU adviser, who yesterday said that a German distillery can continue to brand its whiskey “Glen Buchenbach”. The Scottish Whisky Association took the Waldhorn Distillery ...
'What are you doing Germany!' German figure skater is slammed on social media as tone-deaf after performing to ...
Twitter user David Struve added: 'The German figure skater is skating to music from Schindler's List. 'ABORT ABORT ABORT! I repeat, do NOT skate to that! What are you doing Germany!' Unfortunately for Schott, despite all the attention, she did not ...
Germany's Nicole Schott dances to 'Schindler's List' music
Germany cruise to another Nordic combined gold
Germany made it three Nordic combined gold medals out of three at PyeongChang 2018, with the quartet of Vinzenz Geiger, Fabian Reissle, Eric Frenzel and Johannes Rydzek easing to victory in the in the men's team large hill/4x5km event, held at the ...
Nordic combined: Germany continue dominance with team gold
Cross-country skiing dominance guides Germany to glorious result in Nordic combined team event
Germany obliterates way to record-breaking Nordic combined gold