SPD looks to regroup as Müntefering bows out

SPD looks to regroup as Müntefering bows out

The end of an era arrived for the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) on Friday when veteran political operator and party chairman Franz Müntefering stepped down with a speech attempting to rally his beleaguered party at a conference in Dresden.

Plane with SPD boss makes crash landing

Plane with SPD boss makes crash landing

Müntefering’s love life irritates fellow Social Democrats

Müntefering’s love life irritates fellow Social Democrats

Steinbrück says crisis will take years to overcome

Steinbrück says crisis will take years to overcome

SPD to target wealthy as report says middle classes pay more tax

SPD to target wealthy as report says middle classes pay more tax

Lafontaine balks at working with SPD

Lafontaine balks at working with SPD

SPD backs state-level deals with leftists

SPD backs state-level deals with leftists

Steinmeier promises tough finance rules

Steinmeier promises tough finance rules

SPD meets to crown new leadership duo

SPD meets to crown new leadership duo

Müntefering returns to save Social Democrat election hopes

Müntefering returns to save Social Democrat election hopes

Westerwelle demands early elections

Westerwelle demands early elections