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Doubts over Greece weigh on euro
European single currency hits near two-year lows as EU summit fails to allay investor fears over Greek economy.
Last updated: 25 May 2012 05:02 GMT
World stocks plunge on Greece concerns
Global markets drop sharply with investors nervous over political uncertainty in Greece and possible regional fallout.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 16:14 GMT
Italy parliament adopts austerity package
The lower house gives final approval for $67bn in financial measures to reduce debt over the next three years.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2011 17:01 GMT
Italy set to adopt austerity budget
Italian politicians in agreement over $99bn cuts ahead of vote, while European banks brace for stress test results.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2011 10:26 GMT
The cost of rising food prices
A new UN report says food prices are likely to rise even further, but what can be done to prevent a crisis?
Last updated: 22 Jun 2011 11:03 GMT
Twin worries drag markets down
Stocks in Europe and Asia fall amid worries over Eurozone crisis and Korean tensions.
Last updated: 25 May 2010 10:01 GMT
Greece gears up for more cutbacks
PM vows to "do whatever it takes" to save country as anti-austerity protests intensify.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2010 02:55 GMT
IMF fears debt crisis 'contagion'
Concerns for confidence in the eurozone as Spain's debt rating is also downgraded.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2010 18:46 GMT
Greece debt fears rattle markets
Financial markets remain volatile as concerns over Greece's debt problems continue.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2010 01:32 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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