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Giant banks still play roulette with our future
Even after the recent financial recession, banks continue to be involved in risky schemes.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 20:09 GMT
Capital controls stifle Cyprus as banks open
Financial services made up large portion of island's economy, and critics worry new measures will destroy trust.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2013 08:35 GMT
China banks pull out of meetings in Japan
Relations between Tokyo and Beijing remain tense over Japanese-controlled islands, as Chinese ships re-enter waters.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 06:49 GMT
Spain plans $11bn rescue of troubled bank
Minister announces full nationalisation of Bankia, country's fourth-largest lender, amid rising loan-default rates.
Last updated: 24 May 2012 13:54 GMT
Greece secures backing for debt swap deal
Restructuring plan aimed at reducing national debt by $140bn will see private investors take huge losses on their loans.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 20:51 GMT
Greece on verge of historic debt swap deal
Greek official says biggest sovereign debt restructuring in history is "going well", opening way for $171bn bailout.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 00:33 GMT
Deadline looms for Greek debt deal
Bondholders have just hours to accept 50 per cent cut in value of holdings to save debt-stricken country from default.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2012 15:28 GMT
Greek austerity talks stall on pension cuts
Finance minister heads to Brussels for talks, with Greek leaders still split over cuts package after "hard day's night".
Last updated: 09 Feb 2012 11:03 GMT
Greek leaders hold crucial austerity talks
PM in negotiation with coalition leaders over unpopular measures to get new bailout package to avoid bankruptcy.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2012 19:20 GMT
'Progress' made in Greece debt talks
PM to resume talks with private creditors as the country awaits second tranche of IMF loan to avoid bankruptcy.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 11:33 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
Weekly roundup of #AJOpinion readers' comments
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
In Pictures: India's water crisis deepens
As Global Water Week kicks off in Stockholm, world's second most populous city, New Delhi fights for water every day.
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