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 emerged among the contenders to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize. Also in the frame are Pope Francis, a Russian newspaper and the parties involved in this year's Iran nuclear deal.
Chancellor Angela Merkel was forced to fly in a military cargo plane after her official plane broke down ahead of a trip to India. Merkel is in the country to boost bilateral trade in defense, technology and automobiles.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said a political solution to Syria's conflict requires the participation of the current regime. She also defended Germany's asylum laws amid a refugee crisis caused in part by the war.
German Chancellor Merkel has reiterated her demand for Germany to have a permanent seat on the UN Security Council. Despite receiving support from Japan, India, and Brazil, her call for reform might fall on deaf ears.