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US economist eyes World Bank presidency
Jeffrey Sachs says global lender has made blunders of "huge proportions" as it is not led by development experts.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 10:21 GMT
Jeffrey Sachs for the World Bank?
Jeffrey Sachs is a man committed to doing everything in his power to eradicate poverty within his lifetime, says Shank.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2012 08:59 GMT
A World Bank for a new world
The World Bank requires a president that understands development and sustainability, not another Wall Street banker.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2012 14:12 GMT
World Bank issues SOS for oceans
Global lender launches partnership between governments, scientists and organisations to restore health of planet's seas.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 12:03 GMT
Sarkozy heads to Germany for euro talks
French president set for talks with Merkel as eurozone's biggest economies seek to agree joint position on debt crisis.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 05:21 GMT
World Bank: Gender equality boosts economy
World Bank report finds that better opportunities for women increase productivity.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2011 20:22 GMT
Greek debt default fears persist
World entering economic danger zone, with possibility of a debt default increasing, World Bank head says.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2011 09:25 GMT
World Bank head warns of danger ahead
Zoellick says loss of market confidence in economic leadership of key countries has pushed markets into a danger zone.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2011 12:04 GMT
Should China be 'contained'?
If, out of fear, the US now treats China as an enemy, it guarantees an enemy in the future.
Joseph S Nye
Last updated: 08 Jul 2011 12:43 GMT
Arab revolutions mask economic status quo
Despite talk of a "new social contract", financial powers seek to maintain their grip on the poor of the Middle East.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2011 15:56 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Is this the death of democracy in Afghanistan?
ISIL crisis: Everyone's a winner
Brazil's 'accidental' presidential candidate
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Can the left fight back in Europe?
An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
Confidence men and their masquerade
Westgate: A photographer's story
Photographer Kabir Dhanji revisits the people he met inside Westgate Mall during the attack on September 21, 2013.
In Pictures: Destruction in Ukraine's Luhansk
More than 500 people have been killed in the contested city, where a shaky ceasefire holds.
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
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