German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that there was still no basis for talks on a new Greek bailout, as she arrived in Brussels for an emergency summit of eurozone leaders.
“Today we need the Iron Chancellor,” read the front-page headline in top-selling German newspaper Bild on Tuesday, next to a picture of Angela Merkel in a Prussian helmet.
The EU wants Greece in the eurozone but it could be forced out if it does not produce a credible reform package to satisfy creditors, EU Commissioner for the euro Valdis Dombrovskis said Tuesday.
Greek officials said on Tuesday they had submitted credit proposals to eurozone partners based on those it put forward last week, rejecting suggestions that Athens had not put forward new proposals fo
Chinese officials have said that the entry of India and Pakistan in the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) will help to fight terrorism in the region, stabilise Afghanistan and potentially even r
Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto’s murder case trial received a setback when another key witness retracted his earlier statement during cross examination before the anti-terrorism court
Hundreds of lawyers have registered to defend two women who went on trial in Morocco on Monday accused of “gross indecency” for wearing dresses considered provocative, an activist said.
A Buddhist monastery in Bangladesh is serving food to hundreds of poor Muslims during Ramzan, in a rare example of social harmony between the two religions in the South Asian nation.
Pakistan’s defence minister Khawaja Asif has said that his country can use nuclear weapons against India in case of war.