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    1. February 6, 2016

      EU plans to send more border guards to Macedonia-Greece border

      EU member states have hammered out details of a controversial plan to send more border guards and even troops to...

    2. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      Portugal's "anti-austerity" budget just passes test

      The new Portuguese government narrowly avoided having its first “anti-austerity” budget rejected by the European...

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    1. FT Photo Diary

      February 4, 2016

      Fiery protest

      Riot policemen try to avoid a petrol bomb thrown by protesters during a 24-hour nationwide general strike in Athens, on...

    2. January 31, 2016

      Athens and Rome expose Europe’s greatest faultlines

      How should we think about systemic risk in Europe today? The EU has been moderately successful at crisis management....

    3. January 28, 2016

      Greece cannot become a holding pen for migrants

      Europe’s Schengen system permitting passport-free travel across 26 countries is on the brink of collapse. Following the...

    4. Brussels Blog

      January 28, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Brussels vs Athens - the rematch

      Welcome to the Thursday edition of our new Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      January 27, 2016

      Hungry protest

      A man grasps a bag of tangerines as people receive free produce, handed out by farmers, during a protest over the...

    6. Brussels Blog

      January 26, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Greece and Schengen

      This is the Tuesday edition of our new Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    7. The World

      January 26, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Greece and Schengen

      This is the Monday edition of our new Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    8. January 22, 2016

      EU considers ringfencing Greece to stop flow of migrants

      EU leaders are weighing a drastic plan to staunch the influx of asylum-seekers by blocking their passage into...

    9. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      Greece's credit rating lifted by Standard & Poor's

      Greece’s credit rating has been lifted by Standard & Poor’s little more than six months after the country’s future in...

    10. FT Photo Diary

      January 21, 2016

      Tied to unwanted reform

      Lawyers wave their ties during a rally in central Athens against the social security reforms proposed by the...

    11. January 20, 2016

      Greece picks China’s Cosco in port deal

      Greece has named China’s state-controlled Cosco shipping group as the preferred bidder in a €1.5bn deal to control and...

    12. January 20, 2016

      Greek farmers join ferry protesters opposing pension reforms

      Farmers blocked roads and ferry services were disrupted in Greece on Wednesday as popular opposition mounted to the...

    13. Brussels Blog

      January 14, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Grappling with Greece...again

      This is Thursday’s edition of our new morning Brussels Briefing. To get it every day in your email inbox, sign up here....

    14. January 12, 2016

      Greece’s biggest foreign investor threatens to halt mines project

      A Canadian mining company that has invested $700m in gold extraction projects in northern Greece has threatened to...

    15. Fast FT

      January 11, 2016

      Fast Europe Open: Merkel focuses on domestic front

      Fresh impetus for Catalonian independence, ructions in Germany…there is plenty to digest in European politics this...

    16. January 5, 2016

      Buffing up Greece’s sovereign debt

      Greece has a chequered history when it comes to repaying debt. Defaults span the 19th and 20th centuries, peaking with...

    17. FT Photo Diary

      January 4, 2016

      Athens arrivals

      A Syrian refugee and two children arrive aboard the passenger ferry Ariadne at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece ...

    18. January 3, 2016

      Greece warns creditors on ‘unreasonable demands’ over pensions

      Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has said his government “will not succumb to unreasonable demands” as it prepares...

    19. December 30, 2015

      ‘The Geography of Genius’, by Eric Weiner

      What makes a genius? Since at least the 19th century, some have said it is down to genetics, while others have argued...

    20. December 23, 2015

      Year in a word: Oxi

      Noun — “No” in Greek. In July’s referendum on the EU’s rescue offer, Greek voters overwhelmingly picked “oxi” over...

    21. December 22, 2015

      Hope and fear in the endless Greek crisis

      The Greek economic crisis has blighted the country and the eurozone for six years. The election last January, which...

    22. December 18, 2015

      EU border guard proposal wins wide support

      When Hungary’s bombastic prime minister Viktor Orban suggested in September that other countries should protect...

    23. December 17, 2015

      Edinburgh councillors reject hotel plan for Royal High School

      Edinburgh councillors have rejected a hotel development on the site of the city’s architecturally celebrated former...

    24. December 16, 2015

      Greece risks becoming a ‘black box’ for stranded migrants

      Greece risks becoming a vast holding pen for tens of thousands of migrants arriving by boat from Turkey as neighbouring...

    25. Fast FT

      December 16, 2015

      Fed rate rise: a reminder of the world in 2006

      The Federal Reserve has raised its key interest rate for the first time since 2006, a year when sub-prime had yet to...

    26. Fast FT

      December 15, 2015

      Europe plans new agency to police borders

      The European Commission has unveiled plans for a new EU border agency that would be capable of deploying guards to a...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      December 14, 2015

      Camp laundry

      A boy carries a basket of laundry as another child follows him inside Eleonas refugee camp near central Athens Monday....

    28. Fast FT

      December 14, 2015

      FirstFT: the employees shut inside coffins

      FT person of the year: Angela Merkel From the Greek debt crisis to the influx of refugees into Europe, the German...

    29. FT Photo Diary

      December 10, 2015

      First port of call

      Refugees and migrants wait for buses leading them to the city centre, after disembarking from a government chartered...

    30. December 4, 2015

      COP21: Delhi bans cars on alternate days to cut pollution

      Delhi will become the latest megacity to impose drastic restrictions on cars in an attempt to limit air pollution, with...

    31. December 3, 2015

      Thousands of Greeks join general strike march against cuts

      More than 10,000 civil servants and state workers marched to the Greek parliament on Thursday in the second general...

    32. December 1, 2015

      Greece warned EU will reimpose border controls

      The EU is warning Greece it faces suspension from the Schengen passport-free travel zone unless it overhauls its...

    33. November 26, 2015

      If Schengen fails: Four scenarios threatening passport-free zone

      If the Schengen accord finally buckles under the weight of Europe’s migration and security crises, the world’s biggest...

    34. November 24, 2015

      Greece opposition leader steps down to diffuse political turmoil

      Evangelos Meimarakis resigned as the leader of Greece’s centre-right New Democracy party on Tuesday but said he still...

    35. November 19, 2015

      Athens backs reforms to unlock bailout funds

      Greece’s parliament has backed additional reforms needed to unlock €12bn from the latest, €86bn, bailout to...

    36. FT Photo Diary

      November 18, 2015

      Athens farmer fight

      A farmer tries to protect himself as he clashes with a riot policeman during an anti-government protest at central...

    37. November 17, 2015

      Greek bank shares swing sharply

      Volatile trading hit Greek bank stocks on Tuesday after the country’s government reached a new agreement with its...

    38. November 17, 2015

      Greece ends stand-off over €86bn rescue

      The Greek government and its European bailout negotiators have reached a tentative agreement that overcomes the first...

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