[HAMBURG] German Chancellor Angela Merkel will hand off leadership of her party Friday after nearly two decades at the helm, with the race wide open between a loyal deputy and a longtime rival.

[BERLIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel's plane, headed for the G-20 summit in Argentina, made an emergency landing in Cologne on Thursday due to a technical problem, the Chancellery said...

[BERLIN] French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday urged a Franco-German push to make Europe a stronger and more confident global player that could prevent "chaos" on the world stage...

COMMENTARY

LIKE other world leaders, Angela Merkel is making final preparations to mark the centenary this week of the end of World War I. Unlike them, however, for Dr Merkel this historic moment has been...

EDITORIAL

GERMANY is entering a period of deep political and economic uncertainty as there is no guarantee that Angela Merkel will remain Chancellor until the end of her term in 2021.

THE euro's prospects of a rebound all but evaporated after political developments in Germany threatened to ripple through to the rest of the eurozone...

[BRUSSELS] As Europe's most powerful leader, Angela Merkel's decision to quit as German chancellor in 2021 spells uncertainty and possibly paralysis for the EU as populists rally, diplomats...

[BERLIN] Angela Merkel on Monday announced she will quit as German chancellor when her mandate ends in 2021, as she sought to curtail a series of political crises that have rocked her fragile...

[FRANKFURT AM MAIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party suffered heavy losses in Sunday's regional election in Hesse state, according to an exit poll...

[WASHINGTON] Top economic advisors to US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel - whose relations have been strained at best for months - met on Wednesday at the White House to...