France backs down on climate ‘treaty’

Emissions goals unlikely to be legally binding in concession to US

Leading Kurdish lawyer shot dead

Tahir Elci shot in the head as police and gunmen exchanged fire

France signals softer stance on Assad

Foreign minister sees Syrian regime joining forces against Isis

Oddo joins fight for BHF Kleinwort Benson

French private bank takes on China’s Fosun with €760m bid

Cameron abandons hope of quick EU deal

PM accepts December summit to focus on terrorism and refugees

Deutsche Wohnen to buy rival’s portfolio

Patrizia apartment deal throws Vonovia’s takeover approach into question

Brazil targets BHP and Vale in dam suit

Samarco and shareholders face R$20bn-plus damages

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French embassy loses battle of the basement

Bid to stop London neighbour’s underground expansion thwarted

Stocks shrug off Shanghai tumble

Gold at lowest level since 2010 as dollar firms

Pope in plea for deal at climate summit

Pontiff warns in Africa of dire consequences of failure

Italy aims to utilise historic Iran ties

European companies eye opportunities as climate sours for US

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