Köhler refuses to sign controversial internet child porn law

Köhler refuses to sign controversial internet child porn law

German President Horst Köhler has hammered another nail in the coffin of a controversial law to block child pornography on the internet by refusing to sign it, news magazine Der Spiegel reported Saturday.

Köhler honours activists who stood ground against East Germany

Köhler honours activists who stood ground against East Germany

Wulff elected president, Merkel humiliated

Wulff elected president, Merkel humiliated

Wulff calls on coalition to back candidacy

Wulff calls on coalition to back candidacy

Köhler defends surprise resignation

Köhler defends surprise resignation

Voters favour Gauck for president

Voters favour Gauck for president

Leftists name third presidential candidate

Leftists name third presidential candidate

Merkel nominates Wulff for president

Merkel nominates Wulff for president

Talk turns to Christian Wulff for president

Talk turns to Christian Wulff for president

Von der Leyen tipped to become president

Von der Leyen tipped to become president

Horst Köhler profile: The modest but outspoken president

Horst Köhler profile: The modest but outspoken president

President Köhler resigns

President Köhler resigns

Köhler under fire for ‘economic war’ remarks

Köhler under fire for ‘economic war’ remarks

Köhler urges higher gas prices for environment

Köhler urges higher gas prices for environment

South Korea seeks Germany’s advice on reunification

South Korea seeks Germany’s advice on reunification

President honours man killed by bullies at Munich S-Bahn station

President honours man killed by bullies at Munich S-Bahn station

Historians dispute key facts in Köhler’s Leipzig speech

Historians dispute key facts in Köhler’s Leipzig speech

New US ambassador Murphy takes up his post

New US ambassador Murphy takes up his post

2,000 protesters expected for Germany’s 60th birthday

2,000 protesters expected for Germany’s 60th birthday

Köhler: East Germans deserve more respect

Köhler: East Germans deserve more respect

Köhler raps political wrangling during crisis

Köhler raps political wrangling during crisis

Jewish group boycotts Holocaust ceremony

Jewish group boycotts Holocaust ceremony

Trade union boss rains on Köhler’s unity parade

Trade union boss rains on Köhler’s unity parade

Köhler says financial crisis can be beat in Christmas speech

Köhler says financial crisis can be beat in Christmas speech

German leaders congratulate Obama

German leaders congratulate Obama

Socialist presidential candidate says Germany isn’t a democracy

Socialist presidential candidate says Germany isn’t a democracy

Socialists nominate TV cop Sodann for German presidency

Socialists nominate TV cop Sodann for German presidency

Köhler calls for a new German reform push

Köhler calls for a new German reform push

German coalition squabbles over SPD presidential pick

German coalition squabbles over SPD presidential pick

Köhler to stand for second term as German president

Köhler to stand for second term as German president

Köhler calls financial markets a ‘monster’

Köhler calls financial markets a ‘monster’

Köhler urges west to recognize East German achievements

Köhler urges west to recognize East German achievements

Köhler eyes second term as president

Köhler eyes second term as president

A crisis of presidential proportions

A crisis of presidential proportions

German media roundup: Köhler’s shocking departure

German media roundup: Köhler’s shocking departure

Merkel begins search for new president

Merkel begins search for new president

Köhler favoured to win second term

Köhler favoured to win second term

Köhler won’t sign EU treaty pending court ruling

Köhler won’t sign EU treaty pending court ruling