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CDU candidate for chancellor  Armin Laschet: ‘These comparisons with trains – I don’t make them myself.’  Photograph: Clemens Bilan/EPA

Elections in a small eastern German state with fewer people than Berlin may have marked the turning point in a year that will determine who succeeds A(...)

CDU leader Armin Laschet: Result will help assuage doubts about his ability to win the Bundestag election in September. Photograph: Marcel Kusch/AFP/Getty

Germany’s Christian Democrats won a decisive victory in elections in the eastern state of Saxony-Anhalt on Sunday, in a huge boost for their leader Ar(...)

CDU leader Armin Laschet: Secured just two-thirds support from  his own party board. Photograph: Filip Singer/EPA

Germany’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) leader Armin Laschet has joined the race to be the country’s next chancellor after a Bavarian rival ended a(...)

Christmas stalls and a shoe store advertising sales during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Berlin. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty

Germany is heading towards an extension of its “lockdown lite” for another three weeks to slow the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic and make family gat(...)

 Participants wearing  protective face masks watch singer Tim Bendzko perform in the Restart-19 Covid transmission risk assessment study  at an indoor arena in Leipzig, Germany. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

German pop singer Tim Bendzko was trying his best to energise the crowd at Quarterback Immobilien Arena on Saturday morning. Flanked by band members a(...)

A sign on a tree reading “No entry to the property. Parents are liable for their children” after police finished a two-day search in a garden allotment near  the German city of Hanover on Wednesday. Photograph: Hauke-Christian Dittrich/AFP via Getty Images

German police searching an allotment plot used by the prime suspect in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann have reportedly found a cellar once belie(...)

German prosecutors believe Madeleine McCann is dead after she vanished from an apartment in Praia da Luz, Portugal, on May 3rd, 2007. File photograph: EPA/Metropolitian police UK

The new suspect in the Madeleine McCann case is being investigated over the disappearance of a five-year-old girl in Germany. The 43-year-old German (...)

New Tesla electric cars.  The US car-maker  is moving into Germany’s heartland to challenge Volkswagen, BMW and Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz as the country targets a massive increase in electric car sales. Photograph: Getty Images

Tesla will rework plans for its factory near Berlin, Germany, to appease environmental critics and ensure its first European outpost can start produci(...)

A screenshot of a video shows the suspect shooting with a rifle in Halle on Wednesday. Photograph: Andreas Splett/EPA

The suspect in the attack on a German synagogue on Wednesday wanted to carry out a “massacre” inside the building and had a large stockpile of explosi(...)

People take part in a mourning march in Koethen, eastern Germany following the killing of a 22-year-old man. Photograph:  Odd Andersen / AFP

A 22-year-old German man died overnight in the eastern town of Koethen and two Afghans have been detained on suspicion of killing him, the police and (...)

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