Merkel’s Greece visit to focus on post-austerity solidarity

Merkel’s Greece visit to focus on post-austerity solidarity

German Chancellor Angela Merkel headed to Greece on Thursday amid tight security to show post-austerity solidarity with Athens and lend diplomatic support on a name change for neighbouring Macedonia.

Greece’s former finance minister to stand for election in Germany

Greece’s former finance minister to stand for election in Germany

Portugal’s ruling party calls German minister ‘pyromaniac’

Portugal’s ruling party calls German minister ‘pyromaniac’

France blasts Germany for ‘austerity policy’

France blasts Germany for ‘austerity policy’

Backlash over EU crisis hits German popularity

Backlash over EU crisis hits German popularity

Anti-austerity protesters march in Frankfurt

Anti-austerity protesters march in Frankfurt

Hollande praises tough German reforms

Hollande praises tough German reforms

IMF trims German 2013 growth forecast

IMF trims German 2013 growth forecast

IMF backs thrifty German budget policy

IMF backs thrifty German budget policy

Berlin: Europe must ‘stay the course’ with austerity

Berlin: Europe must ‘stay the course’ with austerity

Germany ‘not strong enough’ for stimulus

Germany ‘not strong enough’ for stimulus

Merkel’s cabinet backs tough austerity package

Merkel’s cabinet backs tough austerity package

Poor families hit by parenting payment cuts

Poor families hit by parenting payment cuts

Merkel: austerity not my idea, not my fault

Merkel: austerity not my idea, not my fault

Cities tighten their belts after tax cuts

Cities tighten their belts after tax cuts