Greek debt relief was not on table during bailout negotiations, says EU official – The Guardian

The Guardian
Debt relief was not on the table during negotiations to extend Greece’s existing bailout programme, and agree a package of reforms needed to unlock its remaining funds, according to a senior EU official. The official told the Guardian that debt relief …

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Cartoon of the day

By David F. Ruccio

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Group supporting Boehner draws ire of conservatives – Bucyrus Telegraph Forum

Group supporting Boehner draws ire of conservatives
Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
The group, called the American Action Network, has long been in the sights of campaign-finance watchdog groups, which have raised questions about whether AAN is abusing its tax-exempt status by engaging in political activity aimed at influencing …

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Greek, German Tensions Turn to Open Resentment – Nasdaq

Greek, German Tensions Turn to Open Resentment
Nasdaq
Mr. Schäuble, Germany’s irascible finance chief, has become the leading European hate figure for many Greeks, drawing more scorn than Chancellor Angela Merkel. Many Greeks blame Mr. Schäuble personally for the deep cuts to Greece’s social safety net …

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Cumberland donates to local pre-school

In May, the Cumberland provided a donation to Greengate Pre-School, Barrow to purchase two new iPads. …read more

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World awaits Greek debt vote

We also know that the IMF has softened its position on Greek demands for debt relief, a possible olive branch towards a post-referendum deal that … …read more

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