Germany set to get new foreign minister Mar 09, 2018 0 36 12345 Berlin Germany's Justice Minister Heiko Maas will take over as foreign minister in Chancellor Angela Merkel's next government, media reported Thursday. The 51-year-old Social Democrat is to be officially designated by his centre-left party on Friday to succeed party colleague Sigmar Gabriel, reported national news agency DPA and news weeklies Der Spiegel and Focus. Gabriel himself had announced that the leadership of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) had decided that he would not have a ministerial post in Merkel's fourth-term government to be launched next Wednesday. (AFP) POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES UK to take action if Russia role proven in nerve attack Mar 09, 2018 0 330 Women-only club, The AllBright, taps London feminist tradition Mar 09, 2018 0 50 N Ireland sees no return to devolved govt for months Mar 09, 2018 0 38 Toxic particle linked to diesel kills 6,000 a year in Germany REUTERS BERLIN Some 6,000 early deaths linked to nitrogen oxides (NOx) are recorded each year in Germany, the Federal Environmental Agency said on Thursday, providing more evidence of the health hazards posed by the .. France vows to 'name and shame' companies that pay women less AFP Paris French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday marked International Women's Day with a pledge to"name and shame" companies that pay women less than men for the same work. On a visit to a Paris-based property .. Markle baptised ahead of wedding to Prince Harry BIRMINGHAM U.S. actress Meghan Markle has been baptised by the Archbishop of Canterbury, the spiritual head of the Church of England, ahead of her royal wedding in May to Britain's Prince Harry, the Daily Mail .. Brexit deal details will be clinched on eve of British exit, says jr minister LONDON The final details of a Brexit deal may not be clinched until the eve of Britain's exit in late March 2019 but a deal will be done, British junior foreign minister Mark Field said on Thursday. "I think we are going to ..