Parliament passes cuts programme by 199-74 votes, but can it enforce €3.3bn savings on rebellious populace?
France closes in on £13bn Indian defence contract after Boris urges Paris bankers to move to London
Hedge funds might not want to strike a deal with Greece because they will profit from a default
More than 2.6 million people are unemployed - the highest level since 1994
Struggling small businesses forced to borrow from Mafia as legitimate banks stop lending
Under Sarkozy and Merkel, all Europe can look forward to is years of unemployment and falling living standards
EC president's attack 'blows apart' Cameron's claim he used veto to protect EU internal market
Mayor Boris Johnson joins Tory MPs and the British public in requesting a referendum
Only Europe's politicians can prevent a UK credit crunch - and don't bank on them getting it right
Central banks handing out cheap money, stock markets rallying... we've been here before
A street vendor in Kabul sells balloons to a group of Afghan children. Although the economy in Afghanistan has shown some signs of improvement since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, low wages and unemployment remain challenges for the government.
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