04 Jul 2015
Madrid: Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis accused Athens' creditors of 'terrorism' in an interview published today, a day before Greeks vote in a high- stakes referendum on their bailout.
03 Jul 2015
Athens: The brief but intense campaign in Greece's critical bailout referendum ends today, with simultaneous rallies in Athens for 'Yes' and 'No' supporters in what an opinion poll shows will be a very close race.
10 Jun 2015
BENGHAZI: A delegation of Libya's elected Parliament has arrived in Germany to discuss with European and North African officials a UN proposal to form a unity government despite some lawmakers rejecting the plan.
03 Jul 2015
Washington: Greece needs 50 billion more euros (USD 55 billion) over the next three years, including 36 billion euros from EU lenders, to stabilise its finances even under existing creditor plans, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said yesterday.
28 May 2015
Panaji: Narendra Modi government has restored people's faith in Prime Minister's office and given relief to the country from 'crisis of confidence' that existed during UPA's rule due to 'extra-constitutional' powers, BJP chief Amit Shah said on Thursday.
08 Jun 2015
FRANKFURT: Germany's largest lender Deutsche Bank purged its leadership yesterday, appointing Briton John Cryan as chief executive to replace Anshu Jain just two weeks after Jain was given more power to reorganise the bank.
01 Jul 2015
ATHENS/BRUSSELS: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has written to international creditors saying Greece could accept their last bailout offer if some conditions were changed, but Germany expressed scepticism while saying the door was still open for negotiations.
30 Jun 2015
Athens: Around 17,000 people took to the streets of Athens and Thessaloniki yesterday to say 'No' to the latest offer of a bailout deal, accusing Greece's international creditors of blackmail.
21 Jun 2015
MIDYAT: Hollywood actress and director Angelina Jolie on Saturday described a spiralling global refugee crisis as an "explosion of human suffering" whose causes the international community refuses to confront.
19 Apr 2015
Skhirat (Morocco): The UN envoy trying to broker a peace agreement in Libya has condemned another outbreak of violence and repeated calls for an immediate end to hostilities.