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'Sometimes people want to try something to shake things up': Obama in Greece

United States President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that Donald Trump tapped into a “troubling” strain of rhetoric playing on Americans’ fears of globalisation to win the......

These moving pictures on the refugee crisis won the Pulitzer award

The Pulitzer Prize is the highest award in newspaper and online journalism awarded each year in twenty-one categories. Two teams of photographers working for The New York Times and Reuters received......

REWIND: Best images in the past 24 hours

Here's a collection of some of the best photos from around the world shot in the last 24 hours. A devotee dresses up her "child angel" doll near Wat Bua Khwan temple in Nonthaburi, Thailand. A......

Alexis Tsipras returns as Greece PM

Greek voters returned Alexis Tsipras to power with a strong election victory on Sunday, ensuring the charismatic leftist remains Greece's dominant political figure despite caving in to European......

Migrant crisis: 'The beginning of a real exodus'

European leaders are searching for solutions as conflicts in Syria and Iraq are sending thousands of refugees on dangerous voyages through the Balkans and across the Mediterranean to the 28-nation......

This is how Euro zone plans to counter the Greek crisis

  Athens reported a steep 24.6 per cent fall in its revenues in May, including a 50 per cent fall in tax returns Euro zone leaders will hold an emergency summit on Monday to try to avert a......

Achhe din? Nah. India ranks a dismal 118 in happiness index!

IMAGE: A man carries his mother to board a passenger train at a railway station in New Delhi, February 25, 2016. Photograph: Anindito Mukherjee/Reuters India is ranked seventh among the biggest......

EU calls on Greece to stick with reforms as PM quits

The new election, eight months after Tsipras swept to power on now-broken promises of ending lender-imposed austerity, injects renewed uncertainty into Greek policies. Image: Prime Minister Alexis......

Hay for cheese? Barter booms in cash-squeezed rural Greece

A rising number of Greeks in rural areas are swapping goods and services in cashless transactions. Image: Barter booms in Greece. Photograph: Reuters     Wild boar and power cuts were......

New Greek bailout talks start, creditors seek more action

Athens has pushed two reform packages through parliament Talks between Greece and its international creditors on a third bailout began in Athens on Monday but the lenders want to see more reforms......

PHOTOS: Syrian amputee carries Rio Olympic flame through Athens refugee camp

- 'I want to send a message to every athlete who was an athlete in his country and had to migrate, to become a refugee ... To not stay in the camp and do nothing. To go out there and work for their......

10 years on, Athens 2004 gives Greece little to cheer

It was billed as a chance to transform Greece's image abroad and boost growth, but 10 years after the country hosted the world's greatest sporting extravaganza there is little to celebrate at the......

Why Olympic medallist Rathore decided to take up shooting

Athens Games silver medallist Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said the country's performance in the Olympics had come a long way from the time when they felt embarrassed to be called Olympians."When I......

Rathore bags Khel Ratna award

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore, who blazed the shooting ranges at Athens to fetch the country's only Olympic medal, was on Wednesday expectedly selected for the country's highest sporting honour -- the......

What went wrong for the Indian hockey team?

When the Indian hockey team left for Athens, the country was hopeful that it would return with a medal. Sadly, it finished seventh, as in Sydneyyears ago.For the team's new chief coach, the German......
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Italy bank rescue divides Europe

By John O'Donnell FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Italy's multi-billion-euro closure of two lenders drew sharp criticism on Monday for hurting a project... ...

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Spain says Eurogroup may block Greek loan if officials not granted immunity

MADRID (Reuters) - The Eurogroup of finance ministers may block an 8.5-billion-euro ($9.5-billion) loan to Greece if it does not grant immunity to... ...

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Crisis averted or kicked down road? Wary, weary Greeks take dim view

By Angeliki Koutantou and George Georgiopoulos ATHENS (Reuters) - Subdued by three bailouts, record high unemployment and a maelstrom of taxes,... ...

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Greece gets credit lifeline, IMF joins bailout

By Jan Strupczewski, Renee Maltezou and Francesco Guarascio LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Euro zone governments threw Greece another 11th-hour credit... ...

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Greece seeks bailout, debt breakthroughs

Eurozone finance ministers will try to overcome months of differences with the IMF today and unlock sorely needed bailout cash for Greece to avert... ...

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