Results for: painful+austerity

Punishment for Spain's Rajoy in regional vote signals tough election year

AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive

NBN debate turns into slanging match

Spain slashes forecasts and delays deficit targets

Pope leads pep rally at Vatican, meets with Merkel

Qld budget good for long term: business

New Italian premier urges EU to focus on growth

Pirate Party has electoral breakthrough in Iceland

Egypt's Morsi to reshuffle Cabinet amid turmoil

UK in dark mood as new recession may be confirmed

Greece in new turmoil as coalition ally pulls out

Workers protest to get EU leaders to end austerity

Egypt's fuel crisis adds to its economic woes

Italy faces political gridlock after crucial elex

German Election: Live Report

Exports, spending pull euro zone out of recession

German government to stay course in euro crisis

UK's Cameron: Conservatives party of opportunity

Greek PM pleads for some slack in latest EU/IMF inspection

Greek budget sees country turning corner in 2014

Greek bailout talk ruffles German election

Market relief as Portugal defuses political crisis

Schaeuble sees no shortcut for Greek austerity

20 years after Maastricht, EU in quest for new Big Idea

Greek bailout creditors get an earful in Athens

Strikes hit Greece, Portugal over eurozone austerity cuts

EU says Cyprus 'not alone' in battling economic crisis

France tells Germany it will slash deficit

Greece outlines new austerity as debt load rises

Greek PM presses for deal on loan

Independence drive falters for Spain's Catalonia

German minister rejects more time for Greece

Greeks brace for more pain

Premier: Painful cuts will restore credibility

Spain officially exits recession, though jobless total still high

Cyprus economy 'to shrink 20% before recovering in 2017'

2014 year of 'hard truths' for British economy: Osborne

Hollande's 'courageous' reforms find favour in Germany

Pope urges Italy to find houses for all families

Clock ticks on Lithuania 2015 euro move as others eye security

Lenders up pressure on Cyprus to call in bad loans

Serbia passes labour, pension laws in reform drive

Australian conservatives deliver 'repair' budget

Brazil's Rousseff sticks to her guns despite investor pressure

German president visits massacre site in Greece

Ryanair scraps bag check-in fees for business travellers

Fitch hikes Ireland's credit rating

Euro zone ministers upset by broken French budget promises

In China, brutality yields confessions of graft

Finland to curb austerity as recession, political fallout bite

Greek recession eases to 2.6% in fourth quarter

Social unease builds in Italy with anti-austerity demos

Fearing political crisis, Greece plots escape from bailout

Tunisia treads path to political stability but still faces tests

Wine exports hit by Chinese austerity

Greek PM appeals to opposition to avert snap elections

EU's incoming economic chief Moscovici ready to fine France if necessary

Bad news for eurozone puts Germany, ECB in hot seat

Improvement in eurozone as Germany, France skirt recession

Spanish medics blame budget cuts for Ebola infection

In rural Tunisia, economic malaise weighs on voters