The new leaders want to ease the 'humanitarian crisis' – but Greece's creditors are not impressed.
The election result marked a comprehensive rejection of the years of austerity demanded by the EU and IMF in return for the €240-billion bailout.
Failure to elect a new president will pit the ruling Samaras coalition against the popular radical left Syriza party.
The institution has failed to retract a document that neoliberal politicians and commentators are using to advocate state spending cuts.
Resentment is growing over German chancellor Angela Merkel's leadership and fiscal austerity measures.
Plans of a second day of action in European cities.
The failure of the British experiment should prove the point made by IMF economists.
A renowned academic is adamant that austerity and deficit reduction will not aid a recovery.
Labour Day - or May Day - has triggered protests against harsh government spending cuts around the world, with some demonstrations turning violent.
Europeans are cutting down on Christmas shopping and pinching their pennies this festive season due to austerity measures.
Tens of thousands of people protested in London against the government's austerity measures while union leaders called for a general strike.
Age-old tensions have resurfaces as the country buckles under harsh austerity measures.
In the sleepy, picturesque towns and villages of southwest Germany, the paragons of thrift are doing what they do best.
Franois Hollande, Europe's chief critic of one-size-fits-all austerity measures, is facing the headache of inescapable belt-tightening at home.
Any move away from austerity by the new governments of key European countries could spell disaster for South Africa, writes Nickolaus Bauer.
Brussels has condemned Spain for planning to go against European Commission rules and not focus on its targets.
Like other forms of mental illness, paedophilia can be contained and managed with therapy.
Developments in Spain and Portugal demand urgent attention.
Greek lawmakers have approved a massive new austerity package demanded by international creditors, amid violent protests outside Parliament.