Tag Archives: Country: Germany

19Sep/17

A look at the reign of Angela Merkel: from Helmut Kohl’s little girl to mother of the nation

ROEVERSHAGEN, GERMANY (REUTERS) – With German elections looming, polls indicate that Europe’s longest-serving female Chancellor Angela Merkel is likely to emerge triumphant for a fourth term.
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09Sep/17

U.S. celebrities fall for Germany’s First Lady: The Merkel effect

BERLIN, GERMANY (REUTERS) – Hollywood stars and a former U.S president offer Germany’s incumbent Chancellor Angela Merkel their backing for the September 24 elections even as the chancellor faces persistent heckling on the home front.
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16May/17

German Holocaust denier Horst Mahler arrested in Hungary

KARLSRUHE, GERMANY (REUTERS) – An 81-year-old German far-right activist has been arrested in Hungary on a European warrant for offences committed while serving a prison term for denying the Holocaust, Hungarian police said on Tuesday (May 16).
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22Nov/16

Unearthed letter shows Trump’s grandfather pleaded to stay in Germany

A letter discovered in German archives shows a request by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s grandfather to permanently return to his native Germany was turned down by authorities.

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20Mar/16

Rosberg wins dramatic Australian F1 Grand Prix

Ferrari squander the lead and Fernando Alonso crashes spectacularly as Nico Rosberg wins the Australian F1 Grand Prix.
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