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UK to honour Churchill with new banknote
Bank of England governor announces plan to release £5 note with portrait of former war-time prime minister in 2016.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2013 18:03 GMT
Canadian named new UK Bank governor
Surprise announcement makes Mark Carney, head of Canada's central bank, first non-British citizen to lead institution.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2012 17:23 GMT
UK economy breaks out of recession
Economic growth for third quarter comes in at 1.0 per cent, beating expectations on back of successsful Olympics.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2012 14:42 GMT
The Fed, Ben Bernanke and the rotten Libor
Ben Bernanke had an obligation as Fed chair to expose and stop the rigging of inter-bank lending rates.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2012 12:12 GMT
HSBC fined $27.5m for 'money laundering'
Mexican regulator acts week after US Senate alleged that British banking giant allowed drug cartels to launder money.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2012 10:13 GMT
Ben Bernanke says Libor system flawed
Chairman of US Federal Reserve says the rate-fixing scandal undermines confidence in the financial system.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 23:56 GMT
Timeline: The rate-fixing scandal
Al Jazeera timeline of the international Libor scandal that exposed extensive rate-rigging across the financial sector.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 12:59 GMT
US builds case against bankers over Libor
Justice department prepares criminal case against those suspected of tampering with international interest rates.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 08:31 GMT
Central bank tales
It is unsustainable to have given banks the power to create money out of thin air in the long run, says author.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 09:31 GMT
European leaders debate global financial woes
German Chancellor Merkel calls together heads of the world's financial institutions to discuss current crisis.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 17:38 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
Can Beppe Grillo's internet democracy work?
What can Obama do about Ferguson?
Jason A Johnson
The reassertion of whiteness in Canada: Deepan Budlakoti and Bill C-24
The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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