9 days ago
Lower Saxony state police say the man, identified only by the initial 'M', was arrested Wednesday at a refugee center in the central city of Giessen.
82 days ago
Opposition parties gained a majority in the upper house, which represents Germany's 16 states, when the center-left Social Democrats and Greens ousted Merkel's conservative-led coalition from...
82 days ago
The state agriculture ministry in Lower Saxony, a northwestern region, said Friday that the shipment totaled 45,000 tons.
97 days ago
He swore in Johanna Wanka, a mathematician, former university professor and outgoing regional education minister in the state of Lower Saxony.
121 days ago
The opposition Social Democrats and Greens narrowly ejected Merkel's center-right alliance from the government of Lower Saxony state in an election Sunday, winning a single-seat majority in its...
122 days ago
Some 6.1 million people are eligible to vote for a new state legislature in Lower Saxony, which occupies a swathe of northwestern Germany.
124 days ago
A coalition loss in Lower Saxony would be a blow to Merkel and invigorate the center-left opposition of Social Democrats and Greens, who have been struggling to gain traction nationally.
133 days ago
The opposition hopes for a boost from a Jan. 20 election in the northern Lower Saxony region, where it aims to oust Merkel's coalition from the state government.
136 days ago
Polls suggest the center-left opposition has a good chance of winning Lower Saxony from Merkel's center-right alliance - largely because the FDP is very weak.
137 days ago
Merkel, speaking Saturday after her conservative Christian Democrats' leadership met in Lower Saxony, criticized opposition plans for tax increases.