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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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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.
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The outlaw state of Israel, part II
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Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
Why are Palestinian voices excluded?
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
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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