German MPs in the Bundestag approve a law which partially bans Muslim women from wearing full-face veils.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel recent measures taken by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have adversely affected relations between the EU and Ankara.
The chancellor finds it regrettable that a meeting between Gabriel and Netanyahu did not take place, Merkel's spokesman said.
Germany’s Gabriel says he does not want to be an object of Israel’s politicking after Netanyahu refused to meet him over his talks with pro-Palestine activists.
Germany rejected more than 52% percent of Afghan asylum requests in the first two months of 2017, according to a new report.
Germany’s anti-immigrant, nationalist AfD party elects its main candidates for the upcoming general elections.
German authorities are reportedly investigating asylum applications in which thousands of Afghan refugees have identified themselves as former Taliban militants.
A German magazine reveals how the BND intelligence service spied on international and European agencies.
Some 50,000 German protesters are expected to rally against a meeting of anti-Islam and anti-immigration AfD Party in Cologne.
Merkel holds phone conversations with presidents of Russia, Germany and Ukraine over the Minsk agreement on the crisis in eastern Ukraine.
The rally in Berlin’s Kaiser-Wilhelm-Platz meant to protest Germany’s increasing military involvement in other countries.
With Dortmund players due back on the pitch in the Bundesliga, police are pursuing leads regarding the attack.
Berlin approves more arms sales to the United Arab Emirates, which has been playing a major role in the deadly Saudi-led offensive against Yemen.
At least one person has been injured after three explosions occur in front of German football team Borussia Dortmund.
Nearly half of first-time voters are backing Chancellor Angela Merkel for her fourth term bid in September elections, according to a poll.
Berlin says it is halting transfer of refugees to Hungary over concerns about confinement of migrants.
The EU foreign policy chief says the European bloc hopes the US can agree with the EU on a political solution to the Syrian crisis.
The initiative aims to deprive the National Democratic Party of Germany of taxpayers' money.
Germany is investigating 20 people suspected of involvement in espionage for Turkey.
Germany threatens social media giants with 50 million euros for hate speech and fake news.
Germany’s defense minister says the country’s military can use "offensive measures" against cyber-attacks on governmental institutions.
The NATO chief calls on Germany to increase its military spending amid US pressure.
More than 260 Turkish diplomats and government employees have applied for asylum in Germany since a failed July coup.
Germany blasts Trump for signing executive orders on trade deficits and import duty evasion as signs of Washington’s moving away from international agreements.
Germany has urged the European Union to consider filing a complaint with the WTO against the US.
A 100-kilogram gold coin worth $4 million, bearing an image of Queen Elizabeth II, is stolen from a museum in Germany.
The vote was held in the tiny state of Saarland on the French border, which has a population of only one million.
Germans in the small western state of Saarland vote in a regional election that could deliver an upset to Chancellor Angela Merkel.
"We had to live with the fact that he was portrayed as a mass murderer in the media," the father said.
Germany's newly-elected President Frank-Walter Steinmeier warns Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan of risking “collapsing” everything Ankara had achieved in recent years.
Germany brands as unacceptable the Turkish president's charge that Chancellor Angela Merkel was using 'Nazi measures.'
The German defense minister rejects Trump’s comments on Berlin’s contribution to NATO alliance.
A German Social Democrat leader is going to set out plan for taking down Chancellor Angela Merkel in the next parliamentary election.
Some 30,000 pro-Kurdish demonstrators rallied in the German city of Frankfurt on Saturday calling for “democracy in Turkey.”
The German foreign minister calls on Brussels and Washington to keep sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis in place.
Germany is to use new voice recognition software to determine refugees’ countries of origin.
German says may file a suit against the US at the World Trade Organization over President Donald Trump's proposed border tax.
Descendants of two Namibian tribes killed by Germans in early 1900s lodge a complaint against Berlin in the US.
Police said the package was intercepted in the ministry's mail room.
Germany's defense minister warns about Turkey leaving NATO.
Ground workers at two airports in the German capital on Monday extended a walkout over pay.
Germans held a rally in a southern city against the extremist policies of the country’s biggest far-right party on Satruday.
The meeting, due to take place at the White House on Tuesday, would be the German chancellor’s first face-to-face with Trump since he took office.
Police in western Germany ordered a mall to stay closed after receiving tip-offs about an attack.
Almost all flights have been cancelled at two airports in the German capital of Berlin due to a strike by ground staff over wages.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Germany of “Nazi practices” last week after several Turkish ministers were denied permission to hold rallies in Germany.
The German domestic intelligence agency BfV says Turkey has increased "intelligence efforts" in Germany.
German Foreign Minister warns Turkey that any comparison to Nazis is a "red line that cannot be crossed."
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has addressed supporters from a balcony in Hamburg after Germany cancels rally.
A German court rejects an injunction against Facebook demanded by a Syrian refugee.
Authorities in Hamburg have cited fire safety regulations for canceling a Turkish support rally, during which FM Cavusolgu was scheduled to give a speech.
There has been a surge in the number of homegrown extremists traveling from Germany to fight in Iraq and Syria, German media say.
The German Chancellery said recent remarks by Turkish President Erdogan comparing German officials to Nazis were “absolutely unacceptable.”
A German party leader says Recep Tayyip Erdogan is acting like a child after the Turkish president accuses Germany of reverting to Nazism.
Rival protests are staged in the western city of Wuppertal over the country’s asylum policy.
The Philippine military recovers the body of German sailor Jurgen Kantner, who was beheaded by militants last week.
Police say a third German town has canceled a rally by a Turkish government minister amid a deepening Ankara-Berlin row.
A school in Germany orders teachers to prevent Muslim pupils from publicly praying.
German officials evacuate the city hall of Gaggenau over a bomb threat which came after the town cancelled a Turkish event.
German officials in the town of Gaggenau withdraw permission for an event to address supporters of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan.
The German chancellor will start a two-day trip to Egypt and Tunisia on Thursday, and will be discussing migration issues with the two countries.
Germany's Foreign Ministry calls in the Turkish ambassador in protest at Ankara’s detention of a German journalist.
Germany plans to help Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania establish Russian-language media outlets to counter “disinformation” by Russian channels.
Germany reports a sharp rise in the number of attacks targeting refugees.
One person is killed and tow others are injured as a man drives his car into a crowd of people in the German city of Heidelberg.
Germany's foreign minister asks Turkey to release a journalist working for a German newspaper.
A report by a German weekly reveals that the country’s foreign intelligence service has long spied on global media’s journalists.
China replaces the United States as Germany’s number-one trade partner in 2016.
Protesters gather at the Munich Airport to protest the deportation of Afghan refugees by the German government.
Berlin has approved a draft law that will enforce the deportation of refugees denied asylum.
A top German official says Berlin will also deport a record number of rejected refugees and asylum seekers in 2017.
Rejecting allegations that Islam was the source of terrorism, the German chancellor said it was critical to include Muslim countries in the fight against acts of terror.
The Federal Network Agency (FNA) has classified the “My Friend Cayla” doll, manufactured by the US company Genesis Toys, as an “illegal espionage apparatus".
Germany has warned the US against hurting EU cohesion and adopting a softer approach toward Russia.
Prosecutors said police had confiscated written material and data storage devices during the raids.
New poll finds that a German leftist coalition has now enough support to defeat Angela Merkel in the next election.
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif congratulates Frank-Walter Steinmeier on his appointment as the new German president.
The German parliamentary assembly elects former FM Steinmeier to become president.
Some 50 people are affected as an unknown corrosive substance spreads at an airport in Germany’s Hamburg.
Thousands of people stage rallies in Germany to protest the deportations of Afghan asylum-seekers from the country.
Germany's former Foreign Minister Steinmeier is the favorite to win a parliamentary assembly election and become president.
Raids in western Germany lead to the arrest of two suspects accused of aiding the Takfiri al-Nusra Front terrorist group in Syria.
Facebook is facing legal action by a Syrian refugee whose picture with German Chancellor Angela Merkel was used in fake news items.
Merkel and Putin have "agreed that new efforts must be made to secure a ceasefire."
Reports suggest an attacker entered the center and set fire to a community center for Muslim Bosniaks in the town of Bielefeld on Wednesday.
Germany’s center-left SPD nominates MEP Martin Schulz as its candidate for the September elections.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel censures the US travel ban on refugees.
German media say that some 40 Turkish NATO military personnel in Germany have requested for asylum.
The German foreign minister says Berlin and Europe should be prepared to fill the void created by the US president's cancellation of a trade deal with Asia.
Germany issues a rare but sharp criticism of Israel over its accelerated settlement expansion.
The early morning raids covered homes of six people thought to have established a new nationalist group.