Bismarck is Germany’s first Chancellor

Bismarck is Germany’s first Chancellor

After forging German nationhood through the Franco-Prussian war in 1871, Otto von Bismarck took office on March 21 as the first German Chancellor - a post he would hold on to for nearly 20 years.

Schwarz-Rot-Gold: A nation’s history in colour

Schwarz-Rot-Gold: A nation’s history in colour

Politicians pay tribute to ‘East German courage’

Politicians pay tribute to ‘East German courage’

Finance minister: more political powers for EU

Finance minister: more political powers for EU

Runners to mark unification by tracing former border

Runners to mark unification by tracing former border

Germany kicks off Unity Day celebrations in Hamburg

Germany kicks off Unity Day celebrations in Hamburg