German general election 2017
German election: Will non-voters decide the outcome?
Who are Germany's non-voters? In 2009 they were the largest group in the electorate.
German election 2017
Who is Martin Schulz, the SPD challenger to Angela Merkel?
Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz wants to unseat Angela Merkel despite lagging behind in the polls for months.
German general election
AfD, CDU, SPD: Where do German parties stand on refugees, asylum and immigration?
What asylum and immigration policies do Germany's six biggest political parties advocate? DW explains.
Satirical Die Partei political party can keep its 'Buy Money' funds
A fundraiser called "buy money" for the satirical Die Partei did not break party finance laws, a court ruled.
Ece Temelkuran: My own great expectation for the German election
The Turkish author hopes the rich German language will not succumb to primeval political discourse during the election.
Letters with razor blades, powder sent to Angela Merkel, other top German politicians
Letters with white powder and razor blades have been sent to Merkel and other candidates days before Germany's election.