European banks are poised to lead stock market declines after Greek voters rejected last-ditch European bailout measures.
Eskom is refused an electricity hike, while Greece has to decide if it wants to leave the eurozone.
Seven years of sacrifices and one austerity measure after another have finally brought the people of Greece to a crossroads.
As solidarity begins to fade in the currency zone, it is clear that permanence was never a guarantee.
The current confrontation will shape resistance to austerity - and the future of the whole of Europe.
What should be a financial matter has become a political stick to punish the country.
ECB president Mario Draghi willingly giving Greece negotiating room while cash drains from the banking system has riled those who had a tougher ride.
EU officials worked late into the night on Sunday to produce a deal ahead of a summit of leaders that they hope can keep Greece in the currency bloc.
As bank withdrawal limits in Greece plummet, citizens have been thinking up contingency plans for 'in case'.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sees further pension cuts to low earners as a red line his leftist Syriza party will not cross.
Greece will not be able to pay the International Monetary Fund on June 5 unless foreign lenders disburse more aid to the debt-ridden country.
The newly ruling Greek party has had to back down for now but it is preparing for a fight with serious consequences.
By lending Greece money, eurozone members bear some responsibility for the plight of the beleaguered country.
EU paymaster Germany criticised the Greek proposal as "not a substantial solution" as it failed to fulfil bailout conditions.
Economic decisions by Athens's leader may push Greeks to vote for the neo-fascist Golden Dawn.
A diplomatic offensive by new Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras to ease bailout aid requirements has been failing to win converts.
The new leaders want to ease the 'humanitarian crisis' – but Greece's creditors are not impressed.
The country’s leaders continue to bicker over overalls - but what does it matter when the planet is dying?
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.