After cowing Portugal, Greece and Ireland, Germany has finally met its match in its game of euro debt crisis chicken
Europe's fourth-largest economy needs help as markets tumble and fears of a banking collapse mount
IMF boss provokes fury on social media after attack on 'people in Greece trying to escape tax'
Falling demand for olive oil in the Mediterrean and a bumper harvest have driven prices to a 10-year-low
German central bank says a Greek exit would be manageable and eurozone countries are drawing up contingency plans
Leftist Greek leader has markets worried, but his call for Greece to be given a realistic way to stay in the euro is reasonable
But Labour's mischievous suggestion that it would outbid UKIP has got the Conservatives at it again…
Labour leader urged to offer referendum as poll shows alarm in Tory ranks over euro turmoil
English councils have withdrawn their money after UK arm of Spanish bank was caught up in mass downgrade
A book that explains the scariest part of 'free market' is the word 'free' is a must read
An opposition activist throws a tear gas canister back at police during an anti-government protest in Caracas, Venezuela. As the crisis enters its fifth week, the violence which has claimed the lives of at least 21 people continues.
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