German Chancellor Angela Merkel 'could be ousted by next week' as her own MPs say struggle to form coalition may 'diminish her authority'

The German leader said that she is ready to fight an election re-run after her bid to form a coalition collapsed – but this has…

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Giuseppe Conte sworn in as Italian PM after 5-Star Movement and League parties finally agree to form anti-EU coalition

The 53-year-old law professor, who has no history in politics, has been appointed to end three months of political deadlock. Last weekend he had given…

Read More Giuseppe Conte sworn in as Italian PM after 5-Star Movement and League parties finally agree to form anti-EU coalition