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Bavarian voters punish Merkel allies in state election

October 14 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative allies are on course to lose their absolute majority in Bavaria’s state parliament by a wide margin after a regional election that could cause more turbulence in the national government, exit polls indicated.

Readers' letters

Expert views GERS with deep suspicion

March 30 2017

Sir, - Jill Stephenson (March 28) comments on the Scottish Government’s Growth Commission findings, which, she states, warns “that there could be up to 10 years of real hardship in Scotland after secession”.