21 October 2014
Why it is a concern that the UK has a record current-account deficit at a time when demand for exports and economic growth are set to fall
Russian investigators say "criminal negligence" caused the crash that killed the chief executive of oil firm Total and the three crew members of his private jet.
Tesco's sales are falling faster than any of its competitors as it loses market share to discounters Aldi and Lidl as well as upmarket rival Waitrose.
Government borrowing rises in September to £11.8bn, which will limit the government's options in the run-up to next year's election economists say.
China's economy grows at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis, causing speculation the government may introduce more stimulus measures.
Microsoft boss Satya Nadella has been given a pay package worth $84.3m, making him one of the top earners in the tech industry.
German airline Lufthansa fails in a court bid to force its pilots to call off their strike, while union leaders warn of more action.
20 October 2014
Treasury Select Committee draft report says government did not put undue pressure on Lloyds to seal takeover deal
Can Zuckerberg help to bring more Indians online?
Charity in a mansion from Singapore's rare philanthropists
Why being brilliant is not enough at work
Gaming fans pack the League's championship final in Seoul
The man who has made millions from money off vouchers
How Mauritius' sugar cane is proving flexible
Where did it all go wrong for Europe's biggest economy?
The element that heats the Earth and gets everyone arguing
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