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Greece: Back in Crisis

A historic moment for the battered European nation and a new test for the euro

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Greece’s public debt as a percentage of GDP has broken that threshold. The nation's predicament in 90 seconds.

Why 1 Million New Jobs in Spain May Be Bad News

Spanish companies are hiring, but nearly all the jobs are temporary and poorly paid. That's likely to depress productivity and discourage new employers who could offer stable, better-paid jobs.

India Rising, China Slowing Doesn’t Mean Modi Wins

India is poised to top China in population and economic growth. That's no guarantee Narendra Modi’s pro-business push will beat Xi Jinping’s consumption-heavy makeover in a regional contest with global consequences.