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Greece faces first 2016 protests against reforms

The Greek government’s plans for pension reforms have brought thousands of farmers out on the streets in protests in the north of the country, and in

The Greek government’s plans for pension reforms have brought thousands of farmers out on the streets in protests in the north of the country, and in

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Greek pensioners protest pension cuts

Thousands of pensioners have marched through Athens in the second anti-austerity protest in a month. Many feel betrayed by prime minister Alex

Thousands of pensioners have marched through Athens in the second anti-austerity protest in a month. Many feel betrayed by prime minister Alex

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France's pension reform struggle

France has been given two more years by the European Commission to get its finances in order but how can it find a way out of its public debt trap

France has been given two more years by the European Commission to get its finances in order but how can it find a way out of its public debt trap

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Thousands protest in France over pension reforms

France has hit the streets to protest against pension reforms. The proposed changes could see the pay-in period for contributions increased to 43

France has hit the streets to protest against pension reforms. The proposed changes could see the pay-in period for contributions increased to 43

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Working longer reduces risk of developing Alzheimers

A study of nearly half a million people in France has found that people who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer’s or other types

A study of nearly half a million people in France has found that people who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer’s or other types

Europe

How should the EU finance its baby-boomers' pensions?

Question from Sophie in Zurich, Switzerland: “Hi, I’m Sophie from Switzerland. With baby-boomers entering the pension age, how will my generation

Question from Sophie in Zurich, Switzerland: “Hi, I’m Sophie from Switzerland. With baby-boomers entering the pension age, how will my generation

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Italy's 'limbo' pensioners protest

Italians caught in a welfare limbo under the government’s austerity measures have been demonstrating in Rome. Known as the “esodati”, up to 300,000

Italians caught in a welfare limbo under the government’s austerity measures have been demonstrating in Rome. Known as the “esodati”, up to 300,000

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Protest for Italy's 'dislocated workers'

Thousands of Italians from the country’s main labour unions have gathered in the centre of Rome in protest against pension reform. They are hoping

Thousands of Italians from the country’s main labour unions have gathered in the centre of Rome in protest against pension reform. They are hoping

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Second night of clashes in Athens following pensioner's suicide

Greek police clashed with protesters for a second night on Thursday at the site where a 77-year-old man committed suicide. Groups of demonstrators

Greek police clashed with protesters for a second night on Thursday at the site where a 77-year-old man committed suicide. Groups of demonstrators

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Polish unionists take pension protest to parliament

Opponents of pension reform in Poland are preparing to take their case to parliament ahead of Friday’s parliamentary vote on a possible

Opponents of pension reform in Poland are preparing to take their case to parliament ahead of Friday’s parliamentary vote on a possible

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Coalition members quit over Greece austerity plan

As Greeks took to the streets on Friday to show their anger at austerity measures, several politicians also walked off the job. The industrial

As Greeks took to the streets on Friday to show their anger at austerity measures, several politicians also walked off the job. The industrial