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#Angela Merkel

# angela-merkel - Friday 28 June, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Jun 28th 2013, 8:34 AM 10,107 Views 8 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day…

Angela Merkel: I regard the Anglo Tapes with contempt
# Anglo Tapes
# Anglo Tapes

Angela Merkel: I regard the Anglo Tapes with contempt

Jun 28th 2013, 7:52 AM 17,204 Views 118 Comments

The German chancellor was asked about the controversial recordings of former Anglo Irish Bank executives in Brussels last night.

# angela-merkel - Friday 21 June, 2013

Diplomatic row erupts between Germany and Turkey
# Eu Bid
# Eu Bid

Diplomatic row erupts between Germany and Turkey

Jun 21st 2013, 12:19 PM 5,287 Views 67 Comments

The disagreement centres on criticism from Turkey over slow progress on the country’s bid to join the EU.

# angela-merkel - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Awkward Family Photo of the Day: G8 leaders pose for traditional snap
# G8
# G8

Awkward Family Photo of the Day: G8 leaders pose for traditional snap

Jun 18th 2013, 11:18 AM 12,477 Views 26 Comments

It’s known as the family photo. Some family.

# angela-merkel - Monday 17 June, 2013

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders
# G8
# G8

Who's who: Meet the nine men and one woman who make up the G8 leaders

Jun 17th 2013, 9:25 AM 11,413 Views 19 Comments

Eight heads of government, and two EU presidents make up the G8 leaders who are gathering in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow.

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask
# G8
# G8

Everything you need to know about the G8, but were afraid to ask

Jun 17th 2013, 6:50 AM 10,853 Views 12 Comments

A gathering of some of the world’s most powerful people is happening up the road in Northern Ireland today and tomorrow. But what’s it all about?

# angela-merkel - Monday 3 June, 2013

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit
# Predict A Riot
# Predict A Riot

PHOTOS: PSNI undergo riot training ahead of G8 summit

Jun 3rd 2013, 7:30 AM 6,977 Views 20 Comments

A massive security effort is being organised ahead of the arrival of world leaders like Barack Obama, Angela Merkel and David Cameron to Enniskillen later this month.

# angela-merkel - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Merkel, Obama, Clinton, Gates: here's who topped the list of most powerful women
# They Got The Power
# They Got The Power

Merkel, Obama, Clinton, Gates: here's who topped the list of most powerful women

May 23rd 2013, 6:45 AM 12,559 Views 19 Comments

The Forbes list of the world’s most powerful women ranks them by money, media presence and impact. Here’s who’s in.

# angela-merkel - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Merkel reveals that she likes "nice eyes" on a man
# Glad Eye
From The Daily Edge
# Glad Eye

Merkel reveals that she likes "nice eyes" on a man

May 15th 2013, 9:45 AM 6,248 Views 39 Comments

Angela Merkel and the way she might look at you.

# angela-merkel - Monday 13 May, 2013

Angela Merkel: ‘No, I was not an East German propaganda official’
# Germany
# Germany

Angela Merkel: ‘No, I was not an East German propaganda official’

May 13th 2013, 5:10 PM 7,583 Views 28 Comments

A new book has revived suggestions that Merkel was an active trade union official – at a time when the state controlled the unions.

# angela-merkel - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Business magazine compares Angela Merkel to Hitler in ad
# Badvertising
# Badvertising

Business magazine compares Angela Merkel to Hitler in ad

Apr 25th 2013, 10:55 AM 11,036 Views 54 Comments

Mercado magazine invites viewers to visualise Merkel as the Greeks, Spanish and Germans might see her.

# angela-merkel - Friday 29 March, 2013

Merkel ally: Taoiseach told Irish people truth about 'hardship' they'd face
# Told The Truth
# Told The Truth

Merkel ally: Taoiseach told Irish people truth about 'hardship' they'd face

Mar 29th 2013, 7:15 AM 11,221 Views 63 Comments

German MEP, Elmar Brok, said that Fine Gael’s support for some of the previous government’s policies had made it able to “sell” austerity and financial hardship to the Irish people.

# angela-merkel - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Spanish newspaper retracts column comparing Merkel to Hitler
# Merkel
# Merkel

Spanish newspaper retracts column comparing Merkel to Hitler

Mar 24th 2013, 2:34 PM 10,505 Views 90 Comments

A columnist for El Pais wrote that the German chancellor had “like Hitler, declared war” on Europe in a piece that has now been retracted.

# angela-merkel - Friday 1 February, 2013

Interview: 'People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now' - Nick Webb
# Opinion
# Opinion

Interview: 'People have had enough, debt write-down is the only solution now' - Nick Webb

Feb 1st 2013, 7:00 AM 50 Views 84 Comments

Do our politicians have it in them to say no more, asks writer and journalist, Nick Webb, who gives his ideas on what should be top of the politician’s to-do list.

# angela-merkel - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Hitler's rise to power a 'constant warning', says Merkel
# 80 Years On
# 80 Years On

Hitler's rise to power a 'constant warning', says Merkel

Jan 30th 2013, 3:15 PM 10,890 Views 136 Comments

Angela Merkel says freedom should never been taken for granted, on the 80th anniversary of Hitler’s rise to power.

# angela-merkel - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Failure on debt deal would have 'catastrophic effect on Ireland' - Tánaiste
# Promissory Notes
# Promissory Notes

Failure on debt deal would have 'catastrophic effect on Ireland' - Tánaiste

Jan 27th 2013, 9:12 AM 7,194 Views 99 Comments

Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore will address world leaders – including Angela Merkel – in Chile today as hopes for a deal on Ireland’s bank debt took a blow last night and the opposition criticised the government’s lack of openness.

# angela-merkel - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

French, German leaders seek unity to fete 50 years' ties
# Treaty
# Treaty

French, German leaders seek unity to fete 50 years' ties

Jan 22nd 2013, 9:00 AM 2,388 Views 2 Comments

The two countries sought to paper-over tensions from the euro crisis when their leaders kicked off events marking 50 years of post-war reconciliation.

# angela-merkel - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Merkel's coalition in neck-and-neck regional election
# Green Party Of Germany
# Green Party Of Germany

Merkel's coalition in neck-and-neck regional election

Jan 20th 2013, 6:38 PM 3,687 Views 5 Comments

Angela Merkel’s CDU-Free Democrats coalition is neck and neck with an opposition alliance in elections in Lower Saxony.

# angela-merkel - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Column: How much has Ireland paid for the EU banking crisis?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How much has Ireland paid for the EU banking crisis?

Jan 15th 2013, 7:30 PM 5,150 Views 224 Comments

Ireland has been declared a ‘special case’ by Angela Merkel – and these figures show exactly why, writes Michael Taft.

# angela-merkel - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Kenny to address meeting of Merkel's Bavarian sister party
# Next Stop Munich
# Next Stop Munich

Kenny to address meeting of Merkel's Bavarian sister party

Jan 8th 2013, 7:59 AM 3,551 Views 57 Comments

The Taoiseach is in Munich to address a meeting of the Christian Social Union, the regional sister party of the CDU.

# angela-merkel - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Merkel kicks off campaign, highlights economic strength
# Germany
# Germany

Merkel kicks off campaign, highlights economic strength

Jan 5th 2013, 2:42 PM 4,420 Views 17 Comments

The German Chancellor’s party faces a tough battle in the upcoming Lower Saxony state vote.

# angela-merkel - Friday 4 January, 2013

Angela is not that impressed with Germany's carolers
# In Pictures
From The Daily Edge
# In Pictures

Angela is not that impressed with Germany's carolers

Jan 4th 2013, 9:53 PM 15,314 Views 26 Comments

Especially those in blackface.

# angela-merkel - Thursday 3 January, 2013

The Economist calls for 'helping hand' for the Irish
# Dawn In The West
# Dawn In The West

The Economist calls for 'helping hand' for the Irish

Jan 3rd 2013, 6:45 PM 18,388 Views 107 Comments

“There are a couple of ways in which Mrs Merkel could help Ireland.”

# angela-merkel - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Worst of the euro crisis is 'behind us', says German finance minister
# Good News
# Good News

Worst of the euro crisis is 'behind us', says German finance minister

Dec 27th 2012, 1:04 PM 5,762 Views 42 Comments

HURRAH! Break out the champagne and foie gras…

# angela-merkel - Friday 14 December, 2012

Deal on Irish bank debt 'can be reached before 2014' - Kenny
# Brussels
# Brussels

Deal on Irish bank debt 'can be reached before 2014' - Kenny

Dec 14th 2012, 3:23 PM 4,964 Views 70 Comments

The Taoiseach says discussions on the help Ireland can receive from the ESM can continue before a new banking supervisor is set up.

EU leaders repeat aim of splitting bank and sovereign debts
# European Council
# European Council

EU leaders repeat aim of splitting bank and sovereign debts

Dec 14th 2012, 9:52 AM 3,137 Views 16 Comments

Ahead of Day 2 of a two-day summit, EU leaders say a deal on a new banking regulator is “a major qualitative step”.

# angela-merkel - Monday 10 December, 2012

Pics: European Union collects the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo
# Winning
# Winning

Pics: European Union collects the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

Dec 10th 2012, 7:59 PM 4,256 Views 38 Comments

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was among the great and the good at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital today to mark the awarding of the prize to the bloc.

# angela-merkel - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Ties, galleries and Angela Merkel: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Ties, galleries and Angela Merkel: The week in numbers

Dec 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 4,774 Views 10 Comments

How many houses will have to pay the ‘mansion tax’? And who could find that Budget 2013 has been generous to them?

# angela-merkel - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Germany's Merkel starts re-election campaign for 2013
# German Elections
# German Elections

Germany's Merkel starts re-election campaign for 2013

Dec 4th 2012, 5:37 PM 2,826 Views 36 Comments

Party members re-elected Merkel as the CDU leader with a landslide majority of 98 per cent of the vote.

# angela-merkel - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'Anglo: The Musical' to return in the new year at Olympia Theatre
# Anglo The Musical
# Anglo The Musical

'Anglo: The Musical' to return in the new year at Olympia Theatre

Nov 27th 2012, 3:01 PM 3,892 Views 7 Comments

The musical based on Celtic Tiger excesses and the fall of Anglo Irish bank has been running at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre this month.

# angela-merkel - Friday 23 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nov 23rd 2012, 8:44 AM 6,945 Views 5 Comments

Here’s the nine stories you need to know this morning.

EU budget talks head into second day but no deal yet
# EU Budget
# EU Budget

EU budget talks head into second day but no deal yet

Nov 23rd 2012, 7:44 AM 2,294 Views 21 Comments

Angela Merkel is doubtful as to whether a deal can be reached as the leaders of the 27 EU members meet again today.

# angela-merkel - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Bayern job is almost as hard as Merkel's: Heynckes
# Complaint
From The42
# Complaint

Bayern job is almost as hard as Merkel's: Heynckes

Nov 17th 2012, 11:47 AM 442 Views 0 Comments

The coach added that “in a top club, you can’t really enjoy the football anymore”.

# angela-merkel - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Enda lobs the gob on Angela
# Berlin Buddies
From The Daily Edge
# Berlin Buddies

Enda lobs the gob on Angela

Nov 1st 2012, 1:45 PM 2,301 Views 15 Comments

Our eyes are peeled for any lámh-droppage.

Taoiseach: Bank debt deal will be dealt with by Finance Minister next year
# Bank Debt
# Bank Debt

Taoiseach: Bank debt deal will be dealt with by Finance Minister next year

Nov 1st 2012, 10:44 AM 4,925 Views 91 Comments

Enda Kenny has said his meeting with Angela Merkel today will not be about making a decision on a deal for Ireland’s legacy bank debt.

Guten Morgen: Enda Kenny to meet Angela Merkel in Berlin today
# Diplomatic Relations
# Diplomatic Relations

Guten Morgen: Enda Kenny to meet Angela Merkel in Berlin today

Nov 1st 2012, 6:45 AM 3,582 Views 59 Comments

The two will have a lot to talk about.

# angela-merkel - Monday 29 October, 2012

Opposition bemoans lack of progress on bank deal after Schauble visit
# Bank Debt
# Bank Debt

Opposition bemoans lack of progress on bank deal after Schauble visit

Oct 29th 2012, 5:22 PM 4,262 Views 49 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin both criticise Noonan and Howlin for failing to extract public commitments from the German minister.

German finance minister 'very impressed' with 'special case' Ireland
# Special Case
# Special Case

German finance minister 'very impressed' with 'special case' Ireland

Oct 29th 2012, 1:56 PM 10,000 Views 151 Comments

Wolfgang Schauble said he was confident Ireland would not need a second bailout following a meeting with Ministers Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin today.

Noonan and Howlin to meet with German finance minister today
# Talks
# Talks

Noonan and Howlin to meet with German finance minister today

Oct 29th 2012, 10:27 AM 3,693 Views 70 Comments

Michael Noonan and Brendan Howlin meet with Wolfgang Schauble at Farmleigh House in Dublin today where discussions on Ireland’s legacy bank debt are sure to come up.

# angela-merkel - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Italy protesters stage anti-austerity 'No Monti Day'
# Italy
# Italy

Italy protesters stage anti-austerity 'No Monti Day'

Oct 27th 2012, 8:03 PM 4,408 Views 10 Comments

Tens of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Rome to protest against the prime minister and austerity measures.