Minister: ‘Give children the vote’

Minister: ‘Give children the vote’

A German minister is calling for children to be given the vote, it was reported on Thursday. He said that excluding the country's 13 million under-18s was "absurd", triggering a backlash from other politicians.

Berlin warns Egypt is sliding to dictatorship

Berlin warns Egypt is sliding to dictatorship

Minister hits turbulence over flying carpet affair

Minister hits turbulence over flying carpet affair

First German minister boycotts Euro 2012

First German minister boycotts Euro 2012

Minister could stumble over carpet affair

Minister could stumble over carpet affair

Coalition hatches new minimum wage plan

Coalition hatches new minimum wage plan

Niebel: Libya doesn’t need more aid

Niebel: Libya doesn’t need more aid

Niebel says arms sales ‘compatible’ with human rights

Niebel says arms sales ‘compatible’ with human rights

Merkel says developing world needs better governance

Merkel says developing world needs better governance

Israel blocks German minister’s Gaza visit

Israel blocks German minister’s Gaza visit

Niebel renews criticism of Israel

Niebel renews criticism of Israel