# angela-merkel - Today’s News
Like you needed an excuse…
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 13 October, 2015
The Islamophobic PEGIDA protesters created a miniature gallows.
# angela-merkel - Friday 9 October, 2015
Despite being favourite, the Chancellor failed to scoop the Nobel Peace Prize. First the football, and now this.
# angela-merkel - Thursday 3 September, 2015
Meanwhile, a Ukip candidate reportedly tweeted that a young Syrian boy died because his family was “greedy for the good life in Europe”.
# angela-merkel - Monday 20 July, 2015
Greeks will be able to withdraw up to €420 at once per week.
# angela-merkel - Saturday 18 July, 2015
Nine ministers have been replaced after objecting to the embattled country’s latest bailout.
# angela-merkel - Thursday 16 July, 2015
Footage of the encounter has gone viral in Germany.
# angela-merkel - Sunday 7 June, 2015
The US president says sanctions against Vladimir Putin won’t change until a ceasefire is complied with in Ukraine.
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
*According to Forbes, at least.
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 7 April, 2015
And the bill is big – really big.
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 31 March, 2015
The country’s unemployment figures for March were the best since the fall of the Berlin Wall.
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 24 March, 2015
The magazine suggests this is how people see Germany.
# angela-merkel - Monday 9 March, 2015
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
Now you see her, now you don’t.
# angela-merkel - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
The move came as Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk was visiting Berlin
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
Marches by the group have been steadily growing in size in recent months. German Justice Minister Heiko Maas joined a counter-protest.
# angela-merkel - Sunday 30 November, 2014
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# angela-merkel - Wednesday 10 September, 2014
Petro Poroshenko has said that there are now “good prospects for the peace initiative”.
# angela-merkel - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Analysis: Dr Joachim Pfeiffer’s visit to Dublin this week was not a pleasant one for Enda Kenny.
# angela-merkel - Friday 25 July, 2014
Bad news from Germany…
# angela-merkel - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
Francois Hollande and Angela Merkel have urged for a political solution to be reached.
# angela-merkel - Thursday 3 July, 2014
The Taoiseach also spoke at an economic conference on his whistle-stop tour of Berlin today.
# angela-merkel - Sunday 22 June, 2014
The Taoiseach said he expects Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next president of the European Commission, but David Cameron is trying to block this from happening.
# angela-merkel - Monday 16 June, 2014
German Chancellor Angela Merkel poses with Lukas Podolski after Germany victory.
# angela-merkel - Saturday 7 June, 2014
Plus: What percentage of Labour TDs are running for deputy leader of the party?
# angela-merkel - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
She’s no good in a quiz situation.
# angela-merkel - Monday 26 May, 2014
But she is happy today with her own party wins.
# angela-merkel - Saturday 19 April, 2014
Because it’s about more than just saying cheese.
# angela-merkel - Monday 31 March, 2014
Have we reached the end?
# angela-merkel - Monday 10 March, 2014
Uli Hoeness stashed away the money in a secret Swiss bank account during years of obsessive stock “gambling”.
# angela-merkel - Friday 7 March, 2014
Meanwhile, delegates at the European People’s Party congress have selected former Eurogroup chief Jean-Claude Juncker as their nominee for the European Commission presidency.
The Phil got a unique insight into the German chancellor at an event today. Here’s what we found out…
Having spent the morning at the EPP Congress, Merkel met with the Taoiseach and the Tánaiste at Government Buildings this afternoon.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny is also due to address the event, which takes place as the European People’s Party congress is underway in the capital.
# angela-merkel - Thursday 6 March, 2014
The two-day European People’s Party congress gets under way at the Convention Centre in Dublin later today.
# angela-merkel - Monday 24 February, 2014
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
If Enda Kenny seeks the position of either President of the European Council or head of the European Commission, he could achieve great things for Ireland and Europe, writes David Moloney.
# angela-merkel - Wednesday 8 January, 2014
The US President called the Chancellor to wish her a speedy recovery after she broke her pelvis while skiing, and invited her to visit at a “mutually agreeable time”.
# angela-merkel - Monday 6 January, 2014
The German Chancellor has had to cancel all appointments scheduled for this week as it is understood she will be bed-bound for some time.
# angela-merkel - Tuesday 17 December, 2013
Merkel becomes only Germany’s third post-war chancellor to win a third mandate and is now “at the peak of her power” writes a German online news magazine.