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As if America Needs Another Reason to Hate Chelsea Clinton

As if America Needs Another Reason to Hate Chelsea Clinton [VIDEO]<p>Leftist women prove once again that they are every woman’s enemy unless your name …

Women's News

Trumps behaving 'like a royal family', says German foreign minister

Germany’sforeign minister has accused Donald Trump and his relatives of behaving like members of a “royal family”.<p>Speaking just days after Ivanka Trump and Angela Merkel shared a stage in Berlin, Sigmar Gabriel described the US president’s appointment of his daughter as a White House adviser as …

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Don't slate Angela Merkel's reply to the most boring question you can ask a politician in 2017

The greatest political faux pas of 2017 is to not identify as a feminist. If you are a political figure, be it the Prime Minister of Great Britain or Canada, it is mandatory to wave the feminist flag and wear the t-shirt - quite literally. The least you need to do is grab one of the famous …

Feminism

Angela Merkel says she has 'good relationship' with Trump despite frosty start

<b>Berlin:</b> German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that she and President Donald Trump have built a "good working relationship" even though the …

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Merkel Rebuffs Critics of German Trade Surplus in G-20 Message - Bloomberg

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said free trade is the best path to growth and rejected criticism of her country’s trade surplus, laying down markers …

Germany

EU tells May: give our citizens their rights or no trade talks

European leaders take hard line on Brexit and agree on it unanimously in only four minutes<p>The European Union has called on Theresa May to provide immediate “serious and real” guarantees to its citizens living in Britain. The EU leaders took just four minutes at a special summit to agree unanimously …

Brexit

Germany’s Merkel says she has ‘good working relationship’ with Trump

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she and President Trump have a “good working relationship.”<p>"President Trump and I have developed a good working …

Germany

Angela Merkel 'clashed with Emmanuel Macron over Greek debt deal' new book claims

Emmanuel Macron, the man widely expected to be the next French president, tried to help Greece avoid crippling austerity measures but was frozen out of negotiations by Germany's Angela Merkel, the Sunday Telegraph can reveal.<p>The confrontation at the height of the 2015 Greek debt crisis is revealed …

Greece

Brexit talks must settle 'people, money, Ireland' first: Tusk

EU President Donald Tusk said on Friday Britain must first settle the divorce issues of 'people, money and Ireland' before any talks on a post-Brexit …

Brexit

EU leaders agree to take ‘firm and fair’ joint position during Brexit talks

<b>European leaders have agreed they will take a joint position during Brexit negotiations with the UK.</b><p>The 27 leaders of EU nations voted to unanimously …

Brexit

Unity through Strength

Finland celebrates its centenary this year. After bowing to the tsar for a century, the Finnish Senate decided the Bolshevik Revolution was a step …

World Politics

Conrad Black: The Europeans are smug as ever, but have less and less reason to be

I have just returned from Europe, where there has been an irritating outburst of complacency over recent political events there, from quarters with …

Canadian News

Germany says reviving G-8 with Russia 'not up for debate'

BERLIN (AP) — The German government says there are no plans to invite Russia to return to the club of leading industrialized nations.<p>Russia was kicked out of the G-8 after its 2014 annexation of Ukraine's Crimea region and assistance for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.<p>A spokesman for …

Russia

Europe’s leaders start sounding tough over Brexit

Interventions by Merkel and Macron give a frostier tone to British-EU relations<p>Britain and the EU are ending the week with relations over Brexit once …

Brexit

Ivanka Trump’s Investment Fund Was Accidentally Made Public by an Overeager Angela Merkel

Ivanka Trump was not quite ready to go public with her investment fund—but the world found out about it anyway, thanks to Angela Merkel.<p>Earlier this …

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Merkel Talks Tough on Migrants in Foretaste of Election Campaign - Bloomberg

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is talking tough on migrants and crime as she sets out on the campaign trail for two state elections next month, …

Germany

Balance of Power: Brexit Plotting - Bloomberg

<i>Sign up to receive the Balance of Power newsletter in your inbox, and follow Bloomberg Politics on Twitter and Facebook for more.</i><p>Angela Merkel and …

Brexit

Consider vote concerns: Merkel to Turkey

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Turkey to answer questions raised by European observers over a referendum that expanded President Tayyip …

Turkey

Finance News Update, what you need to know

WORLD FINANCE UPDATE:<p>The Australian market looks set to open flat, following the lead of Wall Street's Dow Jones and S&P500.<p>At 0700 AEST on Friday, …

Brexit

Angela Merkel attacks British 'illusion' of keeping benefits of EU

German chancellor says UK cannot have same rights as member states nor negotiate trade relations before agreeing to pay its bill<p>Angela Merkel has said British politicians are still living under the “illusion” that the UK will retain most of its rights and privileges once it leaves the European …

Brexit

Angela Merkel Responds To The Question 'Are You A Feminist?' In The Most Bizarre Way

German politician, Angela Merkel, has joined in on the on-going debate regarding the definition of the term 'feminism', and it's pretty …

Feminism

Merkel says recent events have 'severely hit' EU-Turkey ties

Berlin (AFP) - EU-Turkey relations have been severely hit by actions taken by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday.<p>"The developments over the past weeks have severely hit German-Turkish ties as well as European-Turkish relations," she told …

Turkey

Angela Merkel warns the UK against 'illusions' about Brexit in hard-line speech

The German Chancellor has laid down a tough line for Brexit talks with the UK.

Brexit

Why did Angela Merkel invite Ivanka Trump to the W20 forum?

Why did German Chancellor Angela Merkel invite President Trump's daughter, Ivanka to a forum in Berlin to discuss women's issues? And why did Ivanka …

Politics

Taking Ivanka Trump seriously is a masterstroke by Angela Merkel

Is Ivanka Trump’s visit to Berlin a triumph for Angela Merkel, or a diplomatic disaster? As always, that depends on which newspapers you read. Germany’s <i>Suddeutsche Zeitung</i> called it a ‘a veritable coup for the chancellor,’ but the headlines in the British press have focused on the boos that greeted …

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Germany treads carefully as it puts boots on the ground for Nato

If Donald Trump wants evidence of Germany’s commitment to the Nato security alliance, Berlin hopes he will find it deep...

Germany

Hungary’s illiberal leader must be shown the limits

Germany’s chancellor can send a strong signal in defence of EU values

European Union

Ivanka Trump met with jeers in Berlin as she calls father 'champion of families'

US president’s daughter hears boos at W20 summit for calling him a ‘champion of supporting families’ as Angela Merkel tries hard to make her guest feel welcome<p>One of the issues at the top of the agenda of the W20 summit in Berlin on Tuesday was how working women can better balance family and …

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EU parliaments could get vote on Brexit, say German officials

BERLIN — Negotiating Britain’s exit from the EU could be even more fraught than previously thought — because national parliaments may also be …

Brexit

Angela Merkel 'had to tell Donald Trump how EU trade works 11 times'

Angela Merkel was forced to explain the “fundamentals” of EU trade to Donald Trump 11 times after he repeatedly asked to do a deal directly with …

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