May 29, 2018

Is a populist takeover inevitable in Italy?

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(Global Edition) From the BBC World Service … Italy is likely to return to the polls within months after the populist coalition’s nominee for finance minister raised the possibility of leaving the euro currency. But after the president prevented the…

(Global Edition) From the BBC World Service … Italy is likely to return to the polls within months after the populist coalition’s nominee for finance minister raised the possibility of leaving the euro currency. But after the president prevented the appointment, protests broke out. So are his tactics merely delaying populists taking more power? Then, parents have become one of Britain’s largest mortgage lenders as younger generations struggle with soaring property prices the world over. Will young homebuyers ever have an opportunity to enter the market? Afterwards, it’s estimated more than 12 million people under the age of 30 will enter India’s labor force every year for the next two decades. One of our reporters headed to Kolkata to find out if there are enough jobs to go around. (05/29/2018)

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Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC