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Merkel struggles to avert coalition talks collapse

BERLIN: Chancellor Angela Merkel was struggling on Sunday to prevent a collapse in high stakes coalition talks, which could force new elections and destabilise Germany and Europe. Elections in September left the veteran leader weakened…

EU warns ‘miracles’ needed for Brexit progress

TALINN: The EU warned on Friday that Britain needs a miracle to unlock the next phase of Brexit talks by next month as it hopes, as leaders debated the post-Brexit future at a summit in Estonia. The talks in Tallinn were supposed to be…

Macron outshines Merkel as EU’s top diplomat

BERLIN: Germany has for years longed for a stronger French partner, but may have got more than it bargained for as the self-confident Emmanuel Macron takes Europe's spotlight. Striking images from Paris this week offered signs of how…