Merkel and SPD agree on coalition talks

Merkel and SPD agree on coalition talks

Chancellor Angela Merkel and her defeated election rivals the Social Democrats agreed on Thursday afternoon to launch formal talks aimed at building a left-right "grand coalition" government, according to media reports.

CDU softens stance on tax hikes in ally search

CDU softens stance on tax hikes in ally search

Which firms donate to which parties?

Which firms donate to which parties?

Pirates crash protest drone at Merkel rally

Pirates crash protest drone at Merkel rally

What do the papers make of election drama?

What do the papers make of election drama?

Spying scandal turns Pirates’ fortunes

Spying scandal turns Pirates’ fortunes

‘Enough insincerity to make anyone furious’

‘Enough insincerity to make anyone furious’

All eyes on election date set for September

All eyes on election date set for September