EU chief says Greek leader must come clean on election promises

 EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker took the unusual step of wading into domestic politics on Wednesday, saying Greece`s new Prime Minister should tell the Greek people his anti-austerity election promises are untenable.

Greeks bearing grudges rip up Brussels diplomatic rulebook

Strapped for cash and under pressure to deliver on reforms, Greece`s new radical government has ruffled feathers in Brussels by not respecting the diplomatic niceties of the negotiating table.

Germany denounces Tsipras attack on Spain, Portugal

Germany on Monday angrily denounced Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for accusing eurozone partners including Spain and Portugal of undermining his negotiations with Brussels, saying he had been out of line.

Greek prime minister rules out third bailout

Greece's new radical left government has no intention of seeking yet another bailout deal from international creditors and will spend coming months trying to ease the terms of its current commitments, the financially struggling country's prime minister has said.

Greek PM vows to `start working hard` after German vote

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras vowed Friday to "start working hard" to implement vital reforms in the stricken eurozone country, after Germany`s parliament approved a four-month extension to its bailout.

German parliament approves Greek bailout extension

 German lawmakers Friday approved the extension of a Greek bailout programme.

German MPs set to unblock Greek aid in Parliament vote

German lawmakers are expected Friday to approve Greece`s hard-won bailout extension in a Parliament vote despite scepticism, removing the last hurdle for keeping crucial international aid flowing to Athens.

Tensions with Germany over 'greedy' Greece's debt

Fresh tensions emerged Thursday between Greece and Germany as attention turned to Athens`s huge debt pile two days after the stricken eurozone country secured an extension of its bailout.

Greek football championship suspended after violence
Greek football championship suspended after violence

The Greek government on Wednesday suspended all matches in the country`s football Super League following violence between rival supporters.

Merkel welcomes Greece `starting point`, says `much work ahead`

 German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday welcomed as a "starting point for discussions" reform pledges made by Greece in return for a four-month extension to its lifeline bailout programme.

Greek ex-minister faces life in tax evasion test trial

 A former Greek finance minister went on trial Wednesday for allegedly shielding relatives hiding money in Switzerland, in a case closely watched for proof that the eurozone straggler is serious about tackling tax evasion.

Europe risks right-wing backlash, Greece's Varoufakis tells Charlie Hebdo

Racists and nationalists will be the only ones to benefit if European leaders "shoot down" Greece`s new anti-austerity government, Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has told France`s Charlie Hebdo newspaper.

Greece sends comprehensive reform plan to lenders: EU source

Greece sent a list of economic reform plans to European institutions and the International Monetary Fund around midnight that was "a valid starting point" for talks over its bailout, a source close to the European Commission said on Tuesday.

Greece to send reform list to creditors on Tuesday

Greece will send its economic reform plans to euro zone finance ministers on Tuesday morning, a government official said, missing a Monday deadline for submitting the list which is a condition for extending the country`s bailout programme.

Greece to present reforms to finalise loan extension

Greece is due to submit a list of proposed reforms to its debt inspectors by Monday night to get final approval for an extension to its rescue loans.

Greece reform list received in Brussels: European source

Greece has submitted the list of economic reforms demanded by its creditors to extend the country`s bailout programme by four months, a European source said Monday.

Greece seeks bailout extension with reform plan

Greece`s new anti-austerity government submitted a list of reform proposals to Brussels on Monday in a bid to secure a four-month extension to its lifeline debt bailout, a European source said.

Greece`s $8.3bn tax plan aimed at criminals, oligarchs: Report

 Greece has drawn up a 7.3 billion-euro ($8.3 billion) tax hit list aimed at the country`s oligarchs and lucrative smuggling industry, a German newspaper said, as part of reform proposals due to its creditors Monday.

Greece to submit reforms list today: Finance Minister

Greece will submit a list of reforms to be agreed with its creditors on Sunday, the country's finance minister has said.

Greece races to finalise reforms after tough bailout deal

Greece was under pressure Saturday to finalise reform proposals that would keep its loan lifeline open after an EU compromise deal clipped its anti-austerity ambitions.