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Angela Merkel

Italy and Spain to be given £600 billion bailout

One-Minute Read
Wed 20 Jun, AT 11:16

Germans back plan to allow EU bailout money to be used to purchase the debts of struggling governments

Barroso

It wasn't us! EU chief Barroso blames US for financial crisis

One-Minute Read
Tue 19 Jun, AT 12:27

EU commission president gets irritable at G20 summit after Canadian hack suggests North Americans shouldn't help solve euro debt crisis

Comment

London is in trauma, and the rain gods are punishing us

Shortlist
Wed 13 Jun, AT 11:33

Opinion digest: London disruptions, Syriza's plans for Greece and renting in the UK

Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy

Spain bailout 'due over weekend' - but only for the banks

One-Minute Read
Fri 8 Jun, AT 13:24

Madrid is expected to ask EU for money to help its banks - but it will not be a full state bailout

Mole

Cameron dilemma: euro 'banking union' could force Tobin tax

Thu 7 Jun, AT 10:24
The Mole

PM knows the eurozone needs to form a 'banking union' to escape crisis, but he fears the consequences for the City

Richard Ehrman

Spain teeters on euro brink, but is it too big for Germany to bully?

Tue 5 Jun, AT 13:31
Richard Ehrman

After cowing Portugal, Greece and Ireland, Germany has finally met its match in its game of euro debt crisis chicken

anarchists in Greece

Anarchy in the EU: the black flag flutters as Europe protests

First Post
Thu 31 May, AT 07:58

Anarchist groups promise violence and mayhem amid the chaos of the financial crisis

Homs child, Syria

Houla: West acts but what can be done against Assad?

Talking Point
Wed 30 May, AT 11:15

Britain, France and the US expel Syrian diplomats after weekend atrocity as calls for military intervention grow

UK growth forecast cut – but are Mervyn King's figures optimistic?

First Reaction
Wed 16 May, AT 14:13

Bank of England governor warns of ‘storm' coming from eurozone, but former colleague thinks he's being hopeful

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