Publish drones rules, says ex-UK spy chief

Foreign secretary urged to lift lid on links to US attacks

Ebola vaccine trial shows promising results

Hopes rise for drug to protect healthcare workers

Europe’s demands on Google mount

Calls for stronger ‘right to be forgotten’ and ‘platform neutrality’

‘Vulture’ hedge funds eye unprotected debt

Attempt to keep forcing payouts from indebted governments

Ferguson on edge after more protests

Demonstrations spread over grand jury decision in shooting case

Gulf to reform domestic workers’ contracts

Employment terms to uphold 8-hour working days and guarantee day off

Merkel offers Russia trade olive branch

German chancellor aims to ease tensions with more talks

China charges Microsoft $140m in back tax

US group says payment is ‘bilateral advanced pricing agreement’

Juncker defends €315bn project funding

Commission president says works would cost more than EU can afford

Gamekeeper Kyle Hogg and his dog Tara walk on the Scottish Borders' Moorfoot Hills on the first day of the grouse shooting season in Scotland, August 12, 2005. Named the 'Glorious Twelfth', this day marks the annual start to the grouse hunting season.

Scotland’s huntin’ landowners under fire

New first minister gives estates something to grouse about

Simandou mining in Guinea

US advances Guinea corruption probe

Authorities obtain permission to seize assets of dictator’s widow

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