After two terms in office, Angela Merkel has won another four-year term as chancellor. There's no sign voters are getting tired of her. So what's the secret to her success? What makes Angela Merkel a habit German voters just don't want to break?
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged fellow eurozone partners to deliver on their promise to enforce sound budget policies. She said Europe's credibility was at stake, should a laxer attitude gain traction.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said it may be necessary to rethink the EU's energy partnership with Russia in the long term. She said there was also no scope to relax current economic sanctions against Moscow.
After news broke of shortfalls in German military equipment, especially in the air force, debate has raged on how to resolve the situation. The new head of NATO, on his first day on the job, has welcomed that debate.
The news that several thousand volunteers from Germany's armed forces, the Bundeswehr, are to join the fight against Ebola, has been welcomed in Liberia, says correspondent Julius Kanubah.
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