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BMW announces cuts to save 12bn until 2022

After Audi, the car manufacturer BMW has now also announced an 'austerity plan'. Instead of job cuts, however, the Munich-based company will...

Opinion: We should have done better with Brexit

As the United Kingdom elects a new government on 12 December, likely a Tory government under Boris Johnson with a comfortable absolute...

SPD for stricter rules on arms exports, policy document states

A position paper by the Social Democrats on more restrictive rules for arms exports has caused a divide in the Grand Coalition....

SPD in head-to-head race for new leadership: a pivotal moment for...

On the first weekend of December, the Social Democrats will elect a new leadership and the stakes are high. Centrist Vice Chancellor...

Farmers rally against Agriculture Minister in centre of Berlin

In Berlin, thousands of farmers are protesting against stricter regulations on insect and environmental protection, which they consider an existential threat to...

Scholz defends 2020 budget in Bundestag – and meets criticism

The Grand Coalition is satisfied with the federal budget for 2020, and points to its core pillars: no new goverment debt, investments...

China cables: Merkel concerned, opposition outraged, Beijing in denial

The German government has expressed its concern over the reports on detention camps in China and demanded access to the alleged "education...

Increase in domestic violence in 2018, report says

According to a report from the Federal Criminal Police, the number of reported acts of violence against women by their partner or...

Heist in Dresden: largest European treasure collection stolen from “Green Vault”...

Unknown perperpetrators have broken into the museum "Grünes Gewölbe" this Monday morning, and broke open a display case with the most valuable...

CDU party conference: AKK confirmed, Söder celebrated

The CDU party conference has renewed its support for party leader Kramp-Karrenbauer. The so-called K-question, however, has not been answered.