German ChancellorAngela Merkel said Saturday she is opposed to new elections as her party struggles to cobble together a ruling coalition after inconclusive September elections.
But the SDP decided Friday to help resolve a deadlock in talks to form a coalition government, dropping its earlier refusal to consider governing with Merkel's conservatives.
Perhaps Merkel's optimism that a coalition could still be salvaged from the September election was due to a change in tune from the SPD.
Speaking at a CDU party conference in Kühlungsborn in Northern Germany, she said: "The people have voted".
Indications of a shift came when SPD General Secretary Hubertus Heil told reporters late Thursday that the party "is convinced that discussions must be held. the SPD will not rule out talks".
However, after the FDP backed out of preliminary talks - citing ideological differences - Germany's longtime leader has been left scrambling for a solution after two months without a new government.
"Ms Merkel is in no position to dictate terms", said the SPD's Malu Dreyer, premier of Rhineland-Palatinate state.
If the two sides can't reach an agreement by then, "the conservatives should aim for a minority government", Paul Ziemiak, head of the CDU youth, was quoted as saying by the Bild newspaper.
But with Europe's top economy facing prolonged political uncertainty after the collapse of the Jamaica talks, and with fears that snap polls would mainly benefit the far-right Afd (Alternative for Germany), Schulz caved to demands to soften his stance.
She used her reach to catch the shuttle early and placed it in hard positions to narrow the deficit to 6-7. Sindhu clawed back to level the score, but a long rally at 18-18 saw the string of her racquet broke.
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Per ESPN Stats & Info, the Wizards offense efficiency drops from 110.6 to 99.8 when Wall is off the court. He will receive platelet-rich plasma and viscosupplementation injections to reduce the inflammation.
Railway Ministry spokesperson Anil Saxena told IANS: "Three people have died and about seven persons were injured. The chief minister prayed for the souls of the deceased while wishing a speedy recovery to those injured.
There was less evidence for the effects of drinking decaffeinated coffee but it had similar benefits for a number of outcomes. The drink is more likely to ward off disease than to cause harm, according to the most comprehensive report yet conducted.
"As I said, I'm very, very happy here", Mullen told reporters , according to the Commercial Dispatch newspaper of Columbus, Miss. Fitzgerald, a 6-5 junior, was injured on a 3-yard-run on the Bulldogs' second possession of the game against Ole Miss.
A 19-year-old suffered a gunshot wound while in a auto in the parking lot and reportedly faced life-threatening injuries. As part of its normal holiday shopping plan, Hoover police have increased its presence around the mall.
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Lawyers of the JBA assembled at the High Court complex and raised slogans and tore Pakistani flags and later set them afire. India has maintained that Saeed enjoys the support of the Inter-Services Intelligence and his a free spirit in Pakistan.
Nobody forced me to convert
The 24-year-old Hadiya has been in the headlines after she became a Muslim following her marriage to Shafin Jahan. The top court also asked the father to produce Hadiya on November 27, the next date of hearing in the case.
JT Barrett's injury being called "malicious"
They went ahead 14-0 on the first play of the second quarter on a 2-yard touchdown pass from O'Korn to tight end Sean McKeon. Ohio State withstood an injury to star quarterback JT Barrett and rallied to defeat MI 31-20 on Saturday in Ann Arbor.
Oscar Pistorius' Prison Sentence More Than Doubled
Judge Masipa ruled that although the Steenkamps had suffered a great loss, Pistorius' life and career were also in ruins. Attorney Marius du Toit, a legal expert in South Africa, told News 24 he thought the 13 years was "a heavy sentence".