Merkel’s conservatives suffer heavy losses in two German state elections

Merkel’s conservatives suffer heavy losses in two German state elections

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party suffered heavy losses in two key regional elections Sunday, early estimates showed, as voters vented anger over pandemic setbacks and a face-mask procurement scandal.

CDU leader vote: Who are the three men vying to succeed Merkel?

CDU leader vote: Who are the three men vying to succeed Merkel?

Could Merkel’s Christian Democrats really work with the far-right AfD?

Could Merkel’s Christian Democrats really work with the far-right AfD?

How five votes put Germany’s Free Democrats in Thuringia state parliament

How five votes put Germany’s Free Democrats in Thuringia state parliament

‘Surfing the Zeitgeist’: How the Greens won over Germany
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‘Surfing the Zeitgeist’: How the Greens won over Germany

The winners and losers: Six things to know about the EU elections in Germany

The winners and losers: Six things to know about the EU elections in Germany

Germany’s coalition set for crisis talks after EU vote drubbing

Germany’s coalition set for crisis talks after EU vote drubbing

‘Sunday for Future’:  Germany’s Greens celebrate double-digit score in EU vote

‘Sunday for Future’: Germany’s Greens celebrate double-digit score in EU vote

EU vote debacle leaves Merkel coalition with new headache

EU vote debacle leaves Merkel coalition with new headache

Greens surge amid heavy losses for Germany’s ruling parties in EU election

Greens surge amid heavy losses for Germany’s ruling parties in EU election

Why can’t Germany’s Social Democrats pull themselves together?
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Why can’t Germany’s Social Democrats pull themselves together?

Dexit: One in 10 Germans in favour of leaving the EU

Dexit: One in 10 Germans in favour of leaving the EU

One in two Germans don’t know top European election candidates: Survey

One in two Germans don’t know top European election candidates: Survey

Voting in Germany: What you need to need to know about the EU elections

Voting in Germany: What you need to need to know about the EU elections

Brexit: 11,000 Britons in Berlin still to apply for residence permit

Brexit: 11,000 Britons in Berlin still to apply for residence permit

‘What a Brexshit!’: How Germany is reacting to the Brexit deal defeat

‘What a Brexshit!’: How Germany is reacting to the Brexit deal defeat

What you need to know about Bavaria’s upcoming election
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What you need to know about Bavaria’s upcoming election

Crisis-hit Social Democrats start ballot on grand coalition with Merkel

Crisis-hit Social Democrats start ballot on grand coalition with Merkel

Bundestag votes to sharply cap refugee family reunions

Bundestag votes to sharply cap refugee family reunions

Duisburg residents vote against plans to build Germany’s largest outlet centre

Duisburg residents vote against plans to build Germany’s largest outlet centre

Candidate wins mayoral election by one vote, after voter falls for prank

Candidate wins mayoral election by one vote, after voter falls for prank

UK vote shows discontent over May’s Brexit strategy, says Merkel’s deputy

UK vote shows discontent over May’s Brexit strategy, says Merkel’s deputy

Merkel’s party wins German state vote by large margin

Merkel’s party wins German state vote by large margin

German state votes in election-year test for Merkel

German state votes in election-year test for Merkel

Last chance to vote absentee in the US elections
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Last chance to vote absentee in the US elections

German political candidate campaigns on Tinder

German political candidate campaigns on Tinder

Hamburg voters throw out Olympic bid plan

Hamburg voters throw out Olympic bid plan

Brits abroad will get to vote in EU referendum

Brits abroad will get to vote in EU referendum

Berlin urges Afghan rivals to solve vote crisis

Berlin urges Afghan rivals to solve vote crisis

Germans want more direct democracy

Germans want more direct democracy

Half of Germans back compulsory vote amid falling turnout

Half of Germans back compulsory vote amid falling turnout

Neo-Nazi NPD faces tax-money windfall for victory in Saxony

Neo-Nazi NPD faces tax-money windfall for victory in Saxony

Neo-Nazi party tells black CDU member to ‘go home’

Neo-Nazi party tells black CDU member to ‘go home’

Berliners vote against massive Spree development

Berliners vote against massive Spree development

German coalition squabbles over SPD presidential pick

German coalition squabbles over SPD presidential pick

How an EU hoodie became the street cred emblem of German politicians

How an EU hoodie became the street cred emblem of German politicians

German chemical firms plan pro-EU campaign to get staff voting

German chemical firms plan pro-EU campaign to get staff voting

Angela Merkel refuses to be ‘excuse’ for lack of female politicians

Angela Merkel refuses to be ‘excuse’ for lack of female politicians

AfD lawmaker fined €1,000 for tweeting photo of anti-Merkel ballot

AfD lawmaker fined €1,000 for tweeting photo of anti-Merkel ballot

Merkel’s Christian Democrats approve coalition deal with Social Democrats

Merkel’s Christian Democrats approve coalition deal with Social Democrats

How a knife-edge state election could help Merkel build her fourth-term government

How a knife-edge state election could help Merkel build her fourth-term government

Merkel under pressure after poll defeat to far-right AfD

Merkel under pressure after poll defeat to far-right AfD

Give us a vote: we’ve got most to lose if UK quits
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Give us a vote: we’ve got most to lose if UK quits

Expat denied vote in EU elections

Expat denied vote in EU elections

‘A dangerous divide has opened up in Europe’

‘A dangerous divide has opened up in Europe’

‘I thought you could vote in two EU countries’

‘I thought you could vote in two EU countries’

Steinmeier ‘horrified’ at far-right seat win

Steinmeier ‘horrified’ at far-right seat win

Non-EU citizens to get local votes should SPD form government

Non-EU citizens to get local votes should SPD form government