Germany's Christian Democrats elected Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer on Friday to replace Angela Merkel as party leader, a decision that moves her into pole position to succeed Europe's most influential leader as chancellor. (Reuters World News) More
Politics this week The Economist
Theresa May, Britain's prime minister, survived a vote of no confidence in her leadership of the Conservative Party. The vote, which she won with the backing of ...
Posted on 13 December 2018 | 10:44 am | Google News
AKK: Merkel by other means Spiked
Germany's ruling party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), has elected a new chairwoman. For the first time in 18 years, her name is not Angela Merkel, but ...
Posted on 13 December 2018 | 3:23 am | Google News
Australian Financial Review The Australian Financial Review
Hamburg |Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the new leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, sought to bind the party together after a divisive ...
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 12:22 am | Google News
Germany's CDU opts for status quo, ducks big issues The Straits Times
German Chancellor Angela Merkel heaved a sigh of relief after her protege, Mrs Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, scored a narrow win at the party convention in ...
Posted on 8 December 2018 | 4:00 pm | Google News
Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, the new leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats, sought to bind the party together after a divisive leadership ...
Posted on 8 December 2018 | 6:20 am | Google News