German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised human rights issues publicly in China on Tuesday -- unlike many Western visitors -- invoking the fall of the Berlin Wall and telling students their country needs "free dialogue".
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has steered her power-sharing government through a rocky 100 first days in office with a high-profile resignation and the Crimea crisis but remains at the height of her powers.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin Sunday she backed a bigger role in Ukraine for the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), her spokesman said.In the latest in a series of often heated telephone ...
They aren't joking on U.S. comedy shows when they say no need to send Santa a list: the NSA already knows what you want. The Washington Post confirmed how the spy agency is monitoring phone calls. nationwide.
" I do not want to make anything look prettier than it is: Greece still has a tough path ahead, but it has gone a long way," said Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, to the Chech daily newspaper Lidove Noviny at the beginning of this week.
Dinner for One is a short video which has been a favourite New Year's Eve television repeat in Germany since 1963. It was updated in 2011 to feature Sarkozy as the butler and Merkel as Miss Sophie with hilarious results.
European politicians - from Nicholas Sarkozy to Angela Merkel - are correct in saying that this is Europe’s darkest hour since World War II. What has emerged from decades of negotiations between European leaders is now under threat.
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is expected to tender his resignation on Thursday following the decision of European leaders to cancel the November bail out in wake of calls for a referendum.
This week as American company Entergy faces closure of its nuclear power plant, with no funds to decommission it, European demonstrators are vehemently protesting the dumping of nuclear waste in Germany.
Chancellor Angela Merkel attended this morning the open-air exhibition on the peaceful revolution in East Germany at the Berlin Alexanderplatz. She congratulated the Robert Havemann Society, which organized the exhibition.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Health Minister Philippe Rösler attended the conference about the pharmaceutical German industrial system in Berlin. Merkel stressed the employment opportunities in the health care market.
Christian Wulf, rival of the current German Chanchellor Angela Merkel inside CDU party, has been under criticism after he flown for freeein the more expensive business class with the German company Air Berlin, violating the government law.
The Shimon Peres visit in the German capital city continues tomorrow, the date in 1945 when the Auschwitz death camp was liberated by Soviet soldiers. He will make a speech to the Bundestag, the German Parliament.
It’s more than a month ago that the assembly of 27 European Nations has chosen (on Nov.19, 2009) Herman Van Rompuy as the first ever President of the European Union. How come there’s almost no information about him here on Digital Journal?
Chancellor Angela Merkel will face her main rival Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday night in a live TV debate, exactly two weeks before Germany votes in its national election. It's expected that 20 million people will tune in to watch the debate.
German chancellor Angela Merkel has reiterated her support for a monument to ethnic Germans expelled from eastern European territories at the end of WWII. Victims of Nazi crimes in the East see the issue as sensitive.
No-one can accuse French President Nicolas Sarkozy of using meaningless political jargon. His latest put-downs of world leaders have surprised many commentators who are asking just what his motives for those attacks may have been.
The aggressive stance adopted by France and Germany at G20 is not only about getting the world economy back on track. It also represents an effort to re-establish the tattered credentials of an ineffective and ailing Europe.
On 29 April the US administration announced an initiation of the third round of economic sanctions against Russia. It’s anticipated they hit the major sectors of Russian economy after the most influential Russian top-managers and business owners have been banned from doing business in the U.S. It is also expected that the EU will join its Western ally in punishing Russia for building up a fire of the civil confrontation in Ukraine
The third round of sanctions against Russia: does it really so painful for German economy?
German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with her Greek counterpart George Papandreou