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'Govt no longer listening to people': Thousand protests as Greece votes on bailout bill

Jul 23, 2015

'Govt no longer listening to people': Thousand protests as Greece votes on bailout bill

Thousands of anti-austerity protesters gathered in Athens today night as lawmakers prepared to vote on a second batch of reforms that must pass if Greece is to unlock a huge international bailout. #World #Greece #European Union #EU #Alexis Tsipras #Greece bailout
What the yellow metal crash means: Gold buffs, celebrate. It's time to start SIPping again

Jul 22, 2015

What the yellow metal crash means: Gold buffs, celebrate. It's time to start SIPping again

The tumble is world gold prices to a five-year low of around $1,100 per ounce is cause for celebration for gold buffs - which means probably 99 percent of India. The only killjoys will be the odd sarkari economist or babu, who will fulminate against our renewed fascination for this "barbaric relic." #Dollar #Gold #US #European Union
What relief? Greek economy is on its knees despite bailout deal

Jul 15, 2015

What relief? Greek economy is on its knees despite bailout deal

Greece has a tentative rescue deal, but relief that it is not falling out of the euro is unlikely to last long: its economy has taken a huge hit. #NewsTracker #Greece #European Union #bailout #EU #Grexit #greek deal
Impact of Greek developments will be indirect, says finance secretary

Jul 13, 2015

Impact of Greek developments will be indirect, says finance secretary

Greece's leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has agreed to tough reforms in return for a three-year bailout worth up to 86 billion ($96 billion), the country's third rescue programme in five years. #Sensex #Greece #European Union #TheySaidIt #Eurozone #BSE #Alexis Tsipras #Rajiv Mehrishi
Debt crisis: Greece faces D-Day after 'difficult' bailout talks halted

Jul 12, 2015

Debt crisis: Greece faces D-Day after 'difficult' bailout talks halted

Greece on Sunday faced a final EU summit to clinch a deal that would stop Athens crashing out of the euro after divided eurozone ministers halted "very difficult" talks on a new bailout overnight. #Debt #NewsTracker #Greece #European Union #bailout #Euro #EU #bailout talks
Does the European Union Exist? A 'Grexit' will demonstrate the artificiality of the Union

Jul 12, 2015

Does the European Union Exist? A 'Grexit' will demonstrate the artificiality of the Union

What will demonstrate the artificiality of the Union is what has been called Grexit- that is, Greeces exit from the European Union. #NewsTracker #Greece #European Union #Euro #Debt crisis #EU #Grexit #exit
Dissent from rebels, but Greece PM gets parliament mandate for seeking fresh credit line

Jul 11, 2015

Dissent from rebels, but Greece PM gets parliament mandate for seeking fresh credit line

The measures received nitial green light from European Union and International Monetary Fund before a crucial meeting of the 19 euro zone finance ministers in Brussels #International Monetary Fund #European Union #bailout #credit line #Tsipras #Greece PM
Reality check: After Greece's overwhelming 'no', eurozone will have to shrink further

Jul 06, 2015

Reality check: After Greece's overwhelming 'no', eurozone will have to shrink further

Greece's overwhelming "no" vote in the referendum on its creditors' demands is a lesson to present and future creators of global economic groupings: supra-national bodies must have supra-national authority to enforce their fiscal rules or else they will ultimately fail. #HowThisWorks #Greece #European Union #Eurozone #Greek referendum #Alexis Tsipras
With 61% votes, Greece defies Europe: Says an overwhelming 'No' to more austerity

Jul 06, 2015

With 61% votes, Greece defies Europe: Says an overwhelming 'No' to more austerity

Greeks overwhelmingly rejected creditors' demands for more austerity in return for rescue loans in a critical referendum Sunday, backing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who insisted the vote would give him a stronger hand to reach a better deal. #Greece #Europe #European Union #Euro #Eurozone #EU #ImagesOfTheDay #Greece referendum #Greeks
Alexis Tsipras: The Prime Minister playing roulette with Greece's future

Jul 06, 2015

Alexis Tsipras: The Prime Minister playing roulette with Greece's future

In the five months since he came to power vowing to deliver his country from years of biting austerity, Tsipras has kept Greece and Europe guessing. #NewsTracker #Greece #European Union #EU #Greek referendum #Greeks