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Grand coalition 2018: What’s in the new coalition agreement?

No time to read 177 pages? Here's a short version of what's in the coalition agreement   More money for education, digitalisation and families: SPD and...

SPD to head finance ministry in new government

Chancellor Angela Merkel can continue governing in a grand coalition with the SPD - but her party is paying a high price. Because the...

New edition of “grand coalition” looming as talks draw to a...

In the afternoon things were still looking promising for the new, old grand coalition, as development minister Müller announced a breakthrough in negotiations for...

Cataluña: A constitutional crisis and no end in sight

After half a year of full-on constitutional crisis in Spain, the results are sobering and give little hope for constructive progress, let alone a...

CDU and SPD to meet as preliminary coalition talks begin

Chancellor Merkel will return to the negotiating table on Sunday with leaders from the Social Democrats (SPD) and representatives of her Bavarian sister party,...

“Jamaica” coalition talks fail after deadlock on migration

Exploratory talks to form Germany’s next coalition government were terminated shortly before midnight on Sunday when the liberal pro-business Free Democratic Party (FDP) walked...

Elections 2017: “Jamaica” pre-coalition talks dragging on

After late September's not-so-flattering election victory by the Christian Democrats and its Bavarian sister party, the Christian Social Union, the exploratory pre-coalition negotiations between...

Elections in Lower Saxony – SPD and CDU aim for rapid...

In the state of Lower Saxony, Social Democrats and Christian Democrats are ready to start coalition talks. After the liberal FDP and the Green...

Factsheet: Federal election results 2017

CDUChristlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands (Christian Democrats)26,8 %(2013: 34,1 %)SPDSozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democrats)20,5 %(2013: 25,7 %)AfDAlternative für Deutschland (Alternative for Germany)12,6 %(2013:...

How Ceta will change our lives

As the free trade agreement Ceta has officially entered into force, removing a considerable amount of trade tariffs between the EU and Canada, maple...