[BERLIN] Friedrich Merz, trailing in the race to succeed Chancellor Angela Merkel as leader of her Christian Democrats (CDU), sparked uproar by questioning Germany's constitutional guarantee of...

GERMANY'S Angela Merkel will quit as head of her Christian Democratic party (CDU) and won't run for another term as chancellor, taking personal responsibility for the decline in support for...

DONALD Trump and Angela Merkel got off to a prickly start at a Nato summit as the US president blasted Germany over its support for a gas pipeline from Russia, prompting a tart response from the...

COMMENTARY

GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel makes a first trip to China on Thursday and Friday since her re-election last September. Berlin and Beijing have a vast common bilateral and multilateral agenda, and...

THE BOTTOM LINE

WITH Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron visiting Donald Trump this week, much of the commentary has focused on how wildly different the staid German chancellor and the globally minded French president...

[BERLIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday stressed their common will to reform the EU, but without bridging their fundamental differences on economic...

[BERLIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel backs the idea of a European Monetary Fund, provided national governments have sufficient oversight, sources close to her said before a visit by the French...