Germany's grand coalition is facing a crisis because of Sebastian Edathy's suspected possession of child pornography. DW takes an in-depth look.
CSU leader Horst Seehofer — the German interior minister and an uneasy ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel's — is back in Berlin and vowing to play nice after Bavaria's vote. But how long can he hold on before heads roll?
Sweden's latest post-election bid to form a coalition government has failed. Moderate Party leader Ulf Kristersson made his bid amid refusal by established parties to make deals with the far-right Sweden Democrats.
The German government has reportedly found a new compromise aimed at keeping diesel cars on the road. Details of the "complex" plan are set to be revealed in the coming hours.
The coalition in Berlin has solved its crisis by promoting the disgraced domestic intelligence chief. With politics like this, Merkel and her coalition partners are promoting something else entirely, says Felix Steiner.
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