September's inconclusive elections left Merkel without a majority for a fourth term and struggling to find partners to govern with.
11 Jan 2018 6:01 PM
It poses a challenge, though, for Angela Merkel, whose status as chancellor remains unchallenged, but who is now obliged to forge a new coalition.
28 Sep 2017 6:29 AM
Official figures show that while overall crime decreased slightly from 2015 to 2016, violent crime worsened.
12 May 2017 3:13 PM