The parties' leaders will meet at Steinmeier's official residence in Berlin to discuss "the situation after the breakdown of the coalition talks".
Last Sunday, the Free Democratic Party (FDP) withdrew from the coalition talks with Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU), its sister party Christian Social Union (CSU) and the Greens, which left a new election as one of the options.
Schulz indicated on Friday that the SPD might consider coalition talks with the CDU/CSU alliance, although his party had initially ruled out this possibility.
European leaders have stressed the importance of Germany getting its political house in order ahead of the European Council summit in December.
Merkel, who has baulked at the idea of a repeat election, on Saturday said she wanted to form a government "very soon".
The head of the group told the paper the conservatives should pursue a minority government if they fail to agree a deal with the SPD.
Apple to launch standard edition handset in mid
Rumor has it, which is always the case with Apple, that we will be seeing an updated version of the iPhone SE next year. The iPhone SE will get you a £20 voucher as well as the Apple Watch Series 1 will merit a £20 gift voucher.
The poll showed that 41% of Germans against the re-election of Angela Merkel to the post of Chancellor in case of re-election.
Merkel, whose conservatives won most parliamentary seats in a September 24 vote but bled support to the far right, has said she wants to maintain sound finances in Germany, cut some taxes and invest in digital infrastructure.
A majority government would be possible under the so-called Grand Coalition, if CDU/CSU joined their 246 seats with the SPD's 193.
To that end, last week Merkel commented that she would be open to new elections instead of creating a minority government.
That would mean higher state spending and smaller tax cuts than would have been agreed with other potential partners.
He too warned against making too many concessions to the SPD, urging the CDU to stand firm on stricter migration policies and its commitment to a balanced budget. "There shouldn't be a grand coalition at any price".
John Conyers, two powerful congressional Democrats who have been snared in the national dragnet of sex abuse claims. In the wake of the allegations, Republican leaders scrambled to find a way to block Mr Moore as a candidate.
Earlier in 2016, the magazine had named Trump "Person of the Year", following his massive victory over Hillary Clinton. Trump said the magazine informed him he was "probably" going to be granted the title for the second year in a row.
The ultimate end game for Big Baller Brand, Durbin surmised, comes after this Trump-Ball public spat leaves the news cycle. Steve recommends that you check out " The Square " in theaters now, and tell him all about it.
The quake displaced about 1.5 million people and reduced much of the country to rubble. "They depend on us to help them out". Seven years after the initial designation and after study of the situation, acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine C.
Besides rallying the TV remote soldiers, the dishpromise.com site offers a glimpse into Dish and CBS's tense negotiations. As of the writing of this column, neither company has released final terms of the agreement.
Putin at a 2015 event in Moscow - and he was a point person on the transition team for dealing with Russian Federation . The report stated that it was the first clear indication that Flynn might be "negotiating a deal" with Mueller.
Kylie and the gang shared a series of photos and videos on Snapchat documenting their fun night at the youngest Jenner's home. The source added that Kylie's baby shower, which took place last week, 'was organized just five days before it happened'.
However, Trump noted that it would be a quick round so he could get back to work on bringing more jobs back to America. In his run for the White House, Trump often railed about USA military commitments in Afghanistan and Iraq.
After Crabtree threw a punch at Talib, a whole bunch of Raiders and Broncos players started going at it on the sideline. We remember Talib acting like Deebo from "Friday" and snatching Crabtree's chain during a game last season.
Logan Mott in custody, grandmother's body found
He was detained by border patrol agents in Buffalo , New York while he tried to cross over in Canada . Logan, who is diabetic, didn't go to Sandalwood High School in Duval County on Monday or Tuesday.
Dan Mullen Targeted By Gators
Mullen was offensive coordinator at Florida from 2005-2008, under Urban Meyer with Tim Tebow as the primary quarterback. The news comes after the Gators whiffed on Chip Kelly , who opted to return to the Pac-12 with the UCLA Bruins.
Russian Hackers Suspected in Uber Breach
The ride-hailing firm now acknowledges it had a legal obligation to report the hack to authorities and to the affected drivers. Affected accounts have been flagged for additional fraud protection, Mr Khosrowshahi said.
UCLA To Appoint Chip Kelly As Head Coach
His high-powered and high-paced offense helped lead the Ducks to a 46-7 record and multiple bowls in 4 years. After firing Jim Mora , the Bruins beat out a host of suitors, most notably Florida , to land Kelly.
Video of Malia Obama Blowing Smoke Rings Goes Viral
The most prompt past president said dropping off Malia at Harvard in August "was similar to having open heart surgery". Being in the white house for eight years, Sasha and Malia have always tried to stay away from the public eye.
Black Friday Kicks Off Holiday Shopping Season
Scrolling through social media, the early victor of Black Friday 2017 looks clear - but the truth may be more complicated. Adobe Analytics is forecasting Monday to be the largest shopping day in US history.