EU commissioner proposes deterrents for deficit sinners

EU commissioner proposes deterrents for deficit sinners

Günther Oettinger, Germany’s EU commissioner, suggested Friday that the flags of EU countries breaking debt and deficit rules could be flown at half mast outside the bloc's institutional buildings. He also said European civil servants could take over Greece's public administration.

German EU leader goes on defence over ‘racist, homophobic’ remarks

German EU leader goes on defence over ‘racist, homophobic’ remarks