Subpoenas for Barclays, HSBC and RBS prepare ground for investors to sue banks involved
Plain packets policy more likely to be introduced in Britain after controversial Australian ruling
Outgoing BBC boss is to become CEO of the New York Times, rival to Murdoch's Wall Street Journal
But for now the German economy is growing while the likes of Italy and Portugal see their GDP fall
Greece, in ninth straight quarter of GDP decline, must agree yet more austerity cuts by next month
Google might be called before Treasury select committee as part of investigation into tax avoidance, says MP
Dead rapper MCA forbids the use of his 'image, name or music' in commercials
US drought triggers huge hike in maize prices, while rain in Brazil causes sugar cane prices to leap
The Murdoch empire is about to be divided in two - and new losses hint at fate of newspapers
Bank governor criticises US regulator for raising money laundering claims while inquiry is ongoing
A street vendor in Kabul sells balloons to a group of Afghan children. Although the economy in Afghanistan has shown some signs of improvement since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, low wages and unemployment remain challenges for the government.
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