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The stand-off that may sink the euro

Sensible policy makers should see Syriza’s election success as a wake-up call not a nightmare

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Greek citizens want a change, but not one that would jeopardise the few savings they have left
– Lorenzo Bini Smaghi
Countries today have a choice between turbulence and anaemia
– Andrew McAfee
Dignitaries visiting the kingdom in the coming days should condemn the blogger’s treatment
– Ayaan Hirsi Ali

Carney is wrong about Europe’s problems

For the euro to survive, Europe needs political union or a rigid partnership, says Thomas Mayer

Mutual gain that blights science industry

Low-level corruption is disturbingly common in health and medicine, writes Anjana Ahuja

Envy, desire and the high of a private jet

It is the ultimate expression of glamour and superhuman freedom, says Ludovic Hunter-Tilney

A damp day out in anti-austerity Athens

What is interesting is not what the war museum includes but what it leaves out, says Tony Barber

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Falling oil prices prompt central bankers to reconsider

World Bank expects global inflation to fall 0.4-0.9 percentage points this year

Wall Street eyes future of CBS and Viacom

Content king is still on his throne but what lies ahead?

Green bonds: a fair weather phenomenon?

Protective factors could prevent growth stalling in a correction

Rio Tinto’s Mongolian wrangle

PM Saikhanbileg’s idea of a referendum on mineral resources by text message will exasperate mining group

Now the French elites must work together

The people are ready to do what it takes to give their nation a better future, writes Gérard Errera

Beware Hungary’s Swiss loans hangover cure

Neighbours should think twice before following Budapest’s conversion of foreign currency mortgages

Tipping point for Japan’s foreign policy

The illusion of neutrality becomes harder to pull off as economic clout wanes

Mixed messages for Bank of England

In this world, wait and see is the right course for UK monetary policy

Tricks of the mind turned oil into gold

Price remained high because people perceived there was a shortage, writes Mikhail Fridman

Washington trip is risky for Netanyahu

The Israeli prime minister should not address Congress on Iran’s nuclear threat

Uncertainty on oil unsettles investors

Lower bond yields add to concerns that global growth may be stalling

Clarity on ownership of Canary Wharf

Brookfield settles old score and claims glittering prize after an acrimonious battle

Labour must defend its economic record

The last government was one of the most prudent of modern era, say John Hutton and Alan Milburn

Churlish China irked by US-India ties

Obama’s trip to New Delhi was really about forging an alliance in the Asia-Pacific region

Greek debt and a default of statesmanship

Creating the eurozone is its members’ second-worst monetary idea, a break-up the worst

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