Greek pensioners queue for hours for cash payouts
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Greek pensioners queue for hours for cash payouts

Despite capital controls, nearly a thousand Greek banks opened their doors on Wednesday to let…

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Greece’s capital controls… for how long?
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Greece’s capital controls… for how long?

Greek banks did not re-open on Monday, as the government imposed controls on capital, for…

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Egypt: Islamist militants affiliated to ISIL claim attacks
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Egypt: Islamist militants affiliated to ISIL claim attacks

At least 38 soldiers have been killed, after Islamic State militants launched a coordinated attack…

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Calais blocked again as French ferry workers threaten worse disruption
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Calais blocked again as French ferry workers threaten worse disruption

There has been more serious disruption for people seeking to cross the English Channel via…

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Merkel: no talks on new Greece bailout deal till after referendum
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Merkel: no talks on new Greece bailout deal till after referendum

The German Chancellor has said there’ll be no negotiations on a new Greek bailout deal…

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NASA footage: Sun erupts blasting out solar material
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NASA footage: Sun erupts blasting out solar material

Video released Tuesday (June 30) by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, shows time-lapse footage of huge…

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Eurogroup to consider new Greece bailout request
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Eurogroup to consider new Greece bailout request

The Greek request on Tuesday for a new bailout from the eurozone took the Eurogroup…

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Distracted driver accidently jumps opening drawbridge, Florida
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Distracted driver accidently jumps opening drawbridge, Florida

A distracted driver had the fright of his life Saturday (June 27) when he jumped…

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Indonesia to ‘modernise’ defence force after military plane crash
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Indonesia to ‘modernise’ defence force after military plane crash

Indonesia’s president has promised to modernise the country’s defence force after a military plane crashed…

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Greece’s eurozone future in balance as bailout expires
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Greece’s eurozone future in balance as bailout expires

Greeks have been waking up to a very uncertain future after the government missed a…

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