Berlin bats back Berlusconi barbs

Berlin bats back Berlusconi barbs

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that reforms carried out by Prime Minister Mario Monti had put Italy on a good path, dismissing Silvio Berlusconi's criticism he had been too "German-centric."

Rumours fly that Berlusconi insulted Merkel’s figure on phone

Rumours fly that Berlusconi insulted Merkel’s figure on phone

Merkel: No apology to Berlusconi for smirk

Merkel: No apology to Berlusconi for smirk