Mario Monti

 

Merkel blindsided at euro summit

Reuters

Merkel's acceptance of the crisis-fighting measures at the euro summit is being heralded as a victory for French, Italian and Spanish presidents.

Merkel blindsided at euro summit

Showman Berlusconi given humiliating exit

Staff Reporter

Silvio Berlusconi has dominated Italy with a mix of talent and brazen behaviour but in the end, the born showman was humiliatingly jeered from office.

Showman Berlusconi given humiliating exit