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Merkel calls US spying breach of trust
The German chancellor says trust with the US has to be restored, insisting that there must be no spying among friends.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2013 22:28 GMT
Germany's Merkel looks for 'grand coalition'
Winning more than 40 percent of the vote, Angela Merkel's party courts the centre-left to form a government.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 16:07 GMT
Redefining charisma with Angela Merkel
Described by some as "unremarkable and dour", the leader of Europe's strongest economy rose from humble origins.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 16:57 GMT
Does Germany have a poverty problem?
Low wages and unemployment are issues in Chancellor Merkel's hometown as Sunday's vote approaches.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 14:36 GMT
Germany's election, the EU, and the future of the Euro
Does Angela Merkel's probable electoral victory have long-standing effects on the Euro?
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 13:04 GMT
Profile: Peer Steinbruck
The outspoken Social Democrat leader has called for higher taxes on the rich and a national minimum wage.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 20:55 GMT
Understanding Germany's elections
What's at stake, which parties are running, and what the possible outcomes are in Germany's Bundestag vote.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 20:53 GMT
Profile: Angela Merkel
The powerful German chancellor will likely retain her post in September 22 elections.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 20:47 GMT
Germans call for new doping law
As report reveals systematic doping across sport in West Germany, head of athletic federation asks for law changes.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 16:11 GMT
Contenders line up to replace Phelps
Plenty of challengers to the throne of the retired Olympic legend as swimming world championships begin this weekend.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 10:58 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
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Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
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'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
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In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
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