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Brisbane Times
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banksIs something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deu
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banks
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Is something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deutsche Bank shares have been hammered, while its convertible bonds have been in freefall. A series of smaller Italian banks have had to be rescued, and the whole sector is... Read more
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WA Today
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banksIs something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deu
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banks
WA Today / Posted 18 hours ago
Is something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deutsche Bank shares have been hammered, while its convertible bonds have been in freefall. A series of smaller Italian banks have had to be rescued, and the whole sector is... Read more
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19h
The Age
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banksIs something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deu
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banks
The Age / Posted 19 hours ago
Is something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deutsche Bank shares have been hammered, while its convertible bonds have been in freefall. A series of smaller Italian banks have had to be rescued, and the whole sector is... Read more
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19h
Sydney Morning Herald
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banksIs something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deu
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Is something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deutsche Bank shares have been hammered, while its convertible bonds have been in freefall. A series of smaller Italian banks have had to be rescued, and the whole sector is... Read more
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19h
Canberra Times
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banksIs something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deu
Why we can't afford to bail out shaky banks
Canberra Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Is something up at Europe's banks? The markets certainly seem to think so. Deutsche Bank shares have been hammered, while its convertible bonds have been in freefall. A series of smaller Italian banks have had to be rescued, and the whole sector is... Read more
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1d
Slate
The Day After the United Kingdom Leaves the EUOpinions about events beyond our borders. It could be the beginning of the end
The Day After the United Kingdom Leaves the EU
Slate / Posted yesterday
Opinions about events beyond our borders. It could be the beginning of the end of both of them. If the British people vote to end their country’s relationship with the European Union in a referendum,... Read more
1d
express
ISIS threatens to attack France AGAIN - and far-right party are its top target ISLAMIC State (ISIS) has threatened another terror attack on French soil - an
ISIS threatens to attack France AGAIN - and far-right party are its top target
express / Posted yesterday
ISLAMIC State (ISIS) has threatened another terror attack on French soil - and far-right political activists are their prime target. A page of the ISIS magazine (l)... Read more
1d
Daily Telegraph
Next time there's a crisis, the big banks should be allowed to failIf so, we need to be prepared for that, and let one or more banks go bust. Anot
Next time there's a crisis, the big banks should be allowed to fail
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
If so, we need to be prepared for that, and let one or more banks go bust. Another round of bail-outs in unacceptable. The public finances won’t stand the strain, the public would be outraged, and the moral hazard would be too great. If we do see... Read more
1d
Daily Mail
ISIS vows to attack France’s far-right National FrontISIS vows to attack demonstrations by France's far-right National Front after d
ISIS vows to attack France’s far-right National Front
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
ISIS vows to attack demonstrations by France's far-right National Front after declaring them its 'prime target' ISIS makes French far-right party its 'main target' in online magazine Propaganda mag said it wasn't about 'if' but 'when' ISIS attacks... Read more
1d
Times of Malta
When reason is lostRecently we commemorated the 71st anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. M
When reason is lost
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Recently we commemorated the 71st anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. My Facebook newsfeed was peppered with photos and statues that all carried the same theme: Lest We Forget. I sat backand thought for a moment: since the end of World War... Read more
2d
Guardian Unlimited
Former French Foreign Legion chief arrested at anti-migrant protestPolice arrested a former commander of the French Foreign Legion at a banned ant
Former French Foreign Legion chief arrested at anti-migrant protest
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
Police arrested a former commander of the French Foreign Legion at a banned anti-migrant rally in Calais. Piquemal was charged with “taking part in a gathering which did not disperse after warning”. Four other men were charged with carrying illegal... Read more
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2d
Daily Mail
Ex leader of French Foreign Legion, 75, arrested at Pegida protestFormer commander of the French Foreign Legion, 75, ‘faces prison’ after being c
Ex leader of French Foreign Legion, 75, arrested at Pegida protest
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Former commander of the French Foreign Legion, 75, ‘faces prison’ after being charged at banned Pegida protest in Calais Ex-commander of the French Foreign Legion arrested in Calais Christian Piquemal, 75, spoke during an anti-immigration... Read more
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3d
Op-Ed News
Assange UN Decision Foreshadows Crucial Changes2016-02-06For the first tie since the Un was founded, there is a chance that th
Assange UN Decision Foreshadows Crucial Changes
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
2016-02-06For the first tie since the Un was founded, there is a chance that the next Secretary General will not be a US pawn, but someone who truly represents the ethos of the majority of the... Read more
4d
SKY News
Brussels Guardian Causes Cameron HeadacheMartin Schulz is not a head of state or government, yet he is crucial to David
Brussels Guardian Causes Cameron Headache
SKY News / Posted 4 days ago
Martin Schulz is not a head of state or government, yet he is crucial to David Cameron's conception of a different relationship with the European Union. As such the Prime Minister has had several meetings with the European Parliament President. The... Read more
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4d
The Malaysian Insider
France’s FN under fire from within over its anti-euro stance Published: 5 February 2016 9:53 PM A picture of the Eiffel Tower in French c
France’s FN under fire from within over its anti-euro stance
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Published: 5 February 2016 9:53 PM A picture of the Eiffel Tower in French capital Paris. Criticism of the anti-euro stance of France's National Front is growing among party officials. –... Read more
4d
The Star
France's FN under fire from within over its anti-euro stancePARIS (Reuters) - Criticism of the anti-euro stance of France's National Front
France's FN under fire from within over its anti-euro stance
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - Criticism of the anti-euro stance of France's National Front is growing among party officials, who fear the position is a key reason the party is failing to turn growing popularity into election victories. The issue will be... Read more
4d
Breitbart
In Throes of Immigration Crisis, Italy Shifts Decisively RightIn just over two years, Italy’s Northern League party has bounced back from an
In Throes of Immigration Crisis, Italy Shifts Decisively Right
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
In just over two years, Italy’s Northern League party has bounced back from an all-time low of just 4% in the 2013 elections to 16-17% support in recent polls, thanks in large part to the mounting Italian migrant crisis. The Matteo Renzi government,... Read more
5d
Swissinfo
'Turning gold into lead': Hollande squanders post-attack bounceBy Elizabeth Pineau and Ingrid Melander PARIS (Reuters) - French President Fra
'Turning gold into lead': Hollande squanders post-attack bounce
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
By Elizabeth Pineau and Ingrid Melander PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande has dug himself into a hole over plans to strip dual nationals of their French passports if they are convicted of terrorism, and a looming government... Read more
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5d
Reuters
'Turning gold into lead': Hollande squanders post-attack bouncePARIS French President Francois Hollande has dug himself into a hole over plans
'Turning gold into lead': Hollande squanders post-attack bounce
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
PARIS French President Francois Hollande has dug himself into a hole over plans to strip dual nationals of their French passports if they are convicted of terrorism, and a looming government reshuffle is unlikely to help him regain lost... Read more
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5d
BVI Beacon
Wealth inequality seen as a global concernWealth inequality is at the centre of slow economic growth, war and terrorism.
Wealth inequality seen as a global concern
BVI Beacon / Posted 5 days ago
Wealth inequality is at the centre of slow economic growth, war and terrorism. Countries that have less wealth inequality are more equitable and stable than those where the vast amount of wealth is controlled by a handful of families. Supply-side... Read more
6d
heraldscotland
Juncker: blueprint for EU reform is a fair settlement for UK"The duration of the mechanism will be limited in time. That is a crucial chara
Juncker: blueprint for EU reform is a fair settlement for UK
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
"The duration of the mechanism will be limited in time. That is a crucial characteristic of a safeguard mechanism necessary in order to make it compatible with the treaties." He added: "In effect we will enable the United Kingdom to use the... Read more
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7d
express
France could open Britain’s border to Calais migrants – and all they need is a LETTER FRUSTRATED France has issued fresh threats to allow thousands of Calais migra
France could open Britain’s border to Calais migrants – and all they need is a LETTER
express / Posted 7 days ago
FRUSTRATED France has issued fresh threats to allow thousands of Calais migrants into Britain – after a law expert revealed how easy they could break a... Read more
7d
Channel NewsAsia
Tycoon Tapie shapes up as Trump of French presidentialsPARIS: Bernard Tapie is considering a run for French president next year, a pot
Tycoon Tapie shapes up as Trump of French presidentials
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
PARIS: Bernard Tapie is considering a run for French president next year, a potentially far-reaching move even if it may not create quite the fuss that fellow tycoon Donald Trump has generated in the U.S. presidential primaries. The former owner of... Read more
8d
The Hindu
Donald Trump represents racialised populism: Neera TandenTrump is speaking for a majority of Republicans, but not of America, says Neera
Donald Trump represents racialised populism: Neera Tanden
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Trump is speaking for a majority of Republicans, but not of America, says Neera Tanden, President, Center for American Progress. Neera Tanden is the President of the Democratic-leaning Washington think tank Center for American Progress. She has... Read more
9d
Toronto Star
As winter wanes, all eyes turn to Europe’s borders: AnalysisOne vivid example took place Friday in Milan, where Le Pen played a starring ro
As winter wanes, all eyes turn to Europe’s borders: Analysis
Toronto Star / Posted 9 days ago
One vivid example took place Friday in Milan, where Le Pen played a starring role at a convention of European nationalists, warning 1,000 attendees that the arrival of refugees will “impoverish European nations and kill their civility forever.”... Read more
11d
vitalfootball co uk
And 15 Years Of Town Misfits!What's being said in the forum now? The misfit keepers: Unfortunately Andy Mar
And 15 Years Of Town Misfits!
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 11 days ago
What's being said in the forum now? The misfit keepers: Unfortunately Andy Marshall must be ranked as one of them. Coming as he did from Norwich did not endear him to supporters but there was more to it than that and it was always going to be a... Read more
11d
ABC News
European Far-Right, Nationalist Parties Meet in MilanSharing the stage with leaders of other European populist parties, French far-r
European Far-Right, Nationalist Parties Meet in Milan
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
Sharing the stage with leaders of other European populist parties, French far-right leader Marine Le Pen said Friday that Europe's nationalist parties are ready to step in and clean up when European structures fail under current immigration and... Read more
11d
San Antonio Express-News
European far-right, nationalist parties meet in MilanFrench far right leader Marine Le Pen, left, and Firebrand Dutch lawmaker Geert
European far-right, nationalist parties meet in Milan
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
French far right leader Marine Le Pen, left, and Firebrand Dutch lawmaker Geert Wilders attend the press conference of the second day of a 2-day convention of European nationalists, in Milan, Italy, Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. The rally is being billed by... Read more
11d
News 24 South Africa
MH17 flight crash forgotten tragedyThe day following the primaries of the Democratic Party having taken place in I
MH17 flight crash forgotten tragedy
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
The day following the primaries of the Democratic Party having taken place in Iowa, statements of one of the most probable presidential nominee from the Democratic Party, Hillary Clinton, about Vladimir Putin made a real scoop within the framework of... Read more
12d
WBOC Salisbury
Italy hosts European nationalists at 2-day conventionMILAN (AP) - French far right leader Marine Le Pen is in Italy headlining a con
Italy hosts European nationalists at 2-day convention
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 days ago
MILAN (AP) - French far right leader Marine Le Pen is in Italy headlining a convention of European far-right parties, just weeks after her National Front suffered a stinging defeat in regional French elections. Le Pen was joined Thursday by Matteo... Read more
12d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Italy hosts European nationalists at 2-day conventionMILAN (AP) - French far right leader Marine Le Pen is in Italy headlining a con
Italy hosts European nationalists at 2-day convention
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
MILAN (AP) - French far right leader Marine Le Pen is in Italy headlining a convention of European far-right parties, just weeks after her National Front suffered a stinging defeat in regional French elections. Le Pen was joined Thursday by Matteo... Read more
12d
Chattanooga Times Free Press
Italy hosts European nationalists at 2-day conventionFrench National Front president Marine Le Pen, center, Italy's Northern League
Italy hosts European nationalists at 2-day convention
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
French National Front president Marine Le Pen, center, Italy's Northern League leader Matteo Salvini, right, and Chairman of the Freedom Party of Austria Heinz Christian Strache pose at the end of the Europe of Nations and Freedom movement meeting in... Read more
12d
express
French president faces anti-terror crackdown revolt as justice minister resigns FRANCOIS Hollande faces a party revolt in the wake of the Paris attacks after
French president faces anti-terror crackdown revolt as justice minister resigns
express / Posted 12 days ago
FRANCOIS Hollande faces a party revolt in the wake of the Paris attacks after justice minister Christiane Taubira resigned over his relentless anti-terror... Read more
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12d
Daily Telegraph
Bremmer on Brexit: Why Britain, reluctantly, should vote to stay in the EUIn a wide-ranging interview covering Brexit, Donald Trump and George Osborne's
Bremmer on Brexit: Why Britain, reluctantly, should vote to stay in the EU
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
In a wide-ranging interview covering Brexit, Donald Trump and George Osborne's recent attempts to curry favour with China, Mr Bremmer paints a gloomy picture of a world where "values are breaking down", with too many countries – including Britain and... Read more
12d
Brisbane Times
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposalChristiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, a
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposal
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
Christiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, after her resignation was accepted. Photo: AP Paris: French justice minister Christiane Taubira, one of the most outspoken and progressive voices in the government, has... Read more
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12d
The Age
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposalChristiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, a
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposal
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Christiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, after her resignation was accepted. Photo: AP Paris: French justice minister Christiane Taubira, one of the most outspoken and progressive voices in the government, has... Read more
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12d
WA Today
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposalChristiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, a
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposal
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
Christiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, after her resignation was accepted. Photo: AP Paris: French justice minister Christiane Taubira, one of the most outspoken and progressive voices in the government, has... Read more
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13d
Sydney Morning Herald
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposalChristiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, a
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Christiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, after her resignation was accepted. Photo: AP Paris: French justice minister Christiane Taubira, one of the most outspoken and progressive voices in the government, has... Read more
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13d
Canberra Times
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposalChristiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, a
French justice minister quits over terror laws' citizenship-stripping proposal
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
Christiane Taubira leaves the French Justice Ministry on a bike on Wednesday, after her resignation was accepted. Photo: AP Paris: French justice minister Christiane Taubira, one of the most outspoken and progressive voices in the government, has... Read more
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14d
The Irish Times
The rise of Trump is a rejection of the elite’s agendaLosers have votes, too. That is what democracy means – and rightly so. If they
The rise of Trump is a rejection of the elite’s agenda
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
Losers have votes, too. That is what democracy means – and rightly so. If they feel sufficiently cheated and humiliated, they will vote for Donald Trump, a candidate for the Republican party’s presidential nomination in the US, Marine Le Pen of the... Read more
14d
Daily Telegraph
Western voters are very angry - and extremists are one crisis away from powerAdmittedly, another Bush-Clinton election would be a sad reflection on American
Western voters are very angry - and extremists are one crisis away from power
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Admittedly, another Bush-Clinton election would be a sad reflection on American democracy in some ways. And it would allow us British to poke fun endlessly at a nation whose forebears went to such lengths to escape dynastic political power. But such... Read more
15d
The Courier Mail
Davos policymakers struggle for answers Angela Merkel was missing from Davos this year, but the German leader's optim
Davos policymakers struggle for answers
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Angela Merkel was missing from Davos this year, but the German leader's optimistic mantra "we can do this" echoed through the snowy resort in the Swiss Alps. China's economic slowdown? Manageable. Plunging... Read more
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15d
Business Standard India
Why robots mean lower interest ratesThat was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum's annual meeti
Why robots mean lower interest rates
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial intelligence reshape how economies work. The argument goes like this: As machines become more and... Read more
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iol.co.za
How robots affect interest ratesDavos - If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of d
How robots affect interest rates
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Davos - If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial intelligence reshape how economies work. The... Read more
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The Irish Times
If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum’s annual mee
If robots rise, interest rates will fall
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial intelligence reshape how economies work. The argument goes... Read more
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16d
The Age
Why robots mean interest rates could go even lower in the futureOptimists are banking on a productivity boom. If robots rise, interest rates w
Why robots mean interest rates could go even lower in the future
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
Optimists are banking on a productivity boom. If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial... Read more
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16d
Sydney Morning Herald
Why robots mean interest rates could go even lower in the futureOptimists are banking on a productivity boom. If robots rise, interest rates w
Why robots mean interest rates could go even lower in the future
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Optimists are banking on a productivity boom. If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial... Read more
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16d
Canberra Times
Why robots mean interest rates could go even lower in the futureOptimists are banking on a productivity boom. If robots rise, interest rates w
Why robots mean interest rates could go even lower in the future
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
Optimists are banking on a productivity boom. If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial... Read more
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16d
Swissinfo
Why Robots Mean Interest Rates Could Go Even Lower In The Future(Bloomberg) -- If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumpti
Why Robots Mean Interest Rates Could Go Even Lower In The Future
Swissinfo / Posted 16 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- If robots rise, interest rates will fall. That was the assumption of delegates at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, as revolutions in automation and artificial intelligence reshape how economies... Read more
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16d
Business Standard India
Desperate in Davos: Policymakers struggle for answersAt the top of the lengthy list of worries was Europe, whose policymakers remain
Desperate in Davos: Policymakers struggle for answers
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
At the top of the lengthy list of worries was Europe, whose policymakers remain deeply divided in their approach to the refugee crisis at a time when the bloc faces a host of other threatsAt the... Read more
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