Chancellor Angela Merkel and Germany's 16 state leaders have decided to tighten and extend measures over fears of the new Covid variants spreading.
Germany is a nation of dog lovers. Indeed, a stroll through the streets of any major German city will reveal not only plenty of dogs walking their owners, but entire stores devoted to their needs.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday urged EU nations to agree measures to halt new variants of coronavirus, warning that border checks may have to be installed otherwise.
Germany extended and toughened a partial lockdown until February 14th, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday.
Signs are emerging that the coronavirus pandemic is finally dragging Germany's notoriously sluggish administrative processes into the 21st century -- albeit one very small step at a time.
The number of new infections in Germany is falling slightly, but deaths remain at a high level. We look at what's going on.
Germany took on record new debt in 2020 to shield the economy from the coronavirus pandemic, but less than expected, official data showed Tuesday.