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The unbearable lightness of European politics
Will EU pre-election media campaigns and TV debates capture the European voter's declining interest?
Last updated: 14 May 2014 11:23 GMT
German party clears way for third Merkel term
Social Democrats, Germany's main centre-left party, vote in favour of coalition with conservative Christian Democrats.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2013 03:20 GMT
Merkel, rivals to continue coalition talks
Re-elected German chancellor and Social Democrats decided to meet again on forming "grand coalition".
Last updated: 04 Oct 2013 21:05 GMT
Applying the brakes in Germany's election
Angela Merkel's lead is largely due to the opposition's lack of leadership.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2013 16:16 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
'Tight race' in key German state election
CDU-led ruling coalition and opposition SDP and allies running neck and neck in Lower Saxony vote, exit polls show.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 20:15 GMT
German parliament backs Merkel's fiscal pact
Budestag lower house approves permanent EU bailout fund in show of Berlin's commitment to single eurozone currency.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2012 23:35 GMT
European Left backs France's Hollande
If elected, the Socialist candidate may help leftist coaliations in France, Germany and Italy to also take power.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2012 18:50 GMT
German parties agree on new president
German government and opposition agree on backing Joachim Gauck for post, after incumbent quit amidst scandal.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2012 21:55 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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In Pictures: Lebanon's land mine survivors
While unexploded land mines still pepper many areas of Lebanon, amputees are rebuilding their lives.
In Pictures: Ramadan in Aleppo
Syrian opposition fighters spent the holy month of Ramadan fasting while fighting regime forces.
In Pictures: West Bank anger
Deadly clashes erupt as thousands of Palestinians protest against mounting death toll in Gaza.
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