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Syrian selfie refugee sues Facebook for 'defamatory' posts

January 14, 2017 12:09 pm

Anas Modamani, a 19-year-old refugee from Damascus, was pictured in September 2015 taking a selfie with Merkel during her visit to a refugee shelter in Berlin's Spandau district.

Arrested Pakistani suspect possibly not perpetrator in Berlin attack: Prosecutor

December 20, 2016 8:41 pm

While no one had claimed responsibility for the attack in a video, Frank said the sequence of events evoked memories of a similar attack in the French city of Nice in July.

Berlin attack may make Merkel's re-election quest rougher

December 20, 2016 8:01 pm

Monday's attack also threatened to rekindle tensions between Merkel and Bavarian conservative allies, who have sniped at her migrant policies and demanded a cap on the number of newcomers Germany will accept

Germany's Merkel re-elected as conservative party leader

December 06, 2016 9:15 pm

The vote came after a speech in which she struck a decidedly conservative note, telling members that she wants to stem the influx of migrants and ban face-covering veils where possible.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel draws up battle lines ahead of 2017 election bid

December 06, 2016 5:34 pm

Party faithful from her centre-right CDU gathering for a two-day annual congress in the western city of Essen are expected to overwhelmingly re-elect Merkel as party chief.

Angela Merkel's fourth term run for office will not be easy

November 22, 2016 6:39 pm

Known for her toughness and dogged pursuance of tricky political situations, Merkel's bid for re-election is being perceived to be a vote towards reliability and predictability.

More talks needed on China's market economy status: German Chancellor Angela Merkel

June 13, 2016 11:13 am

Merkel also said Germany expects China's market to be open to foreign investment.

Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel to address NGO law, steel on China visit

June 11, 2016 4:44 pm

Merkel is due in Beijing Sunday for her ninth visit to China.

Hunt for Germany's new president puts Merkel on election footing

June 06, 2016 5:57 pm

German President Joachim Gauck said that he would not stand for a second term in February 2017.

German right-wing leader blasts 'dictator' Angela Merkel

June 05, 2016 4:59 pm

The leader from Alternative for Germany (Afd) party said that Merkel is trying to "replace" German citizens with migrants


Photos Of The Year: Vladimir Putin's workout, Mark Zuckerberg's daughter, Barack Obama's selfie

December 28, 2015 5:00 am

Russian President Vladimir Putin exercises in a gym, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla are seen with their daughter named Max, Barack Obama poses for a selfie.

Top Frames: Hillary Clinton campaigns in Nevada, 13 died in Karachi landslide

October 17, 2015 8:00 am

Hillary Clinton greets members of the culinary workers union local 226 as she arrives to speak at a demonstration outside the Trump Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, At least 13 people, including seven children, died as a landslide hit shanties erected in Karachi's Gulistan-i-Jauhar area early Tuesday Ocotber 13.

PM Narendra Modi, Angela Merkel share 'Make in India' dream in Bengaluru

October 06, 2015 2:02 pm

Merkel is on a three-day visit to India. On Monday, she held talks with PM Modi in New Delhi after the signing of 18 pacts between the two countries.

Angela Merkel meets PM Narendra Modi, receives ceremonial welcome before delegations meet

October 05, 2015 10:24 am

Angela Merkel, who is on a three-day visit to the capital and Bengaluru beginning Sunday, is meeting Modi under the framework of the Indo-German Intergovernmental Consultations.

Modi's Day 2 in Germany

April 13, 2015 6:08 pm

Narendra Modi enters the second day of his Germany visit.