The economic crisis continues.
US bank regulator retires amid fraud scandal: here.
In a sign of the panic gripping Washington’s policy-makers, one of Barack Obama’s key economic advisors, Paul Volcker, warned a Columbia University gathering that the crash of 2008 might be “the mother of all financial crises”: here.
The world economic crisis continues to roil the Indian economy, damaging both its immediate and longer term prospects and exacting a mounting toll of job losses in a country where there is no social safety net and millions already live in abject poverty: here.
Britain: THE TUC condemned pleas by fat-cats’ club the CBI on Wednesday for “bacon-saving” bailouts before the G20 summit: here.
DISABLED rights protesters furious at the new Welfare Bill were forcibly removed by police on Wednesday after attempting to block traffic outside Downing Street: here.