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Oil price slump to boost growth, says IMF

Fall represents a ‘shot in the arm’ for global economy

Rouble rebounds after oil strengthens

Russian currency’s rise could be shortlived

North Korea threatens attacks on US

Pyongyang warns of strikes in response to hack allegations

Industry attacks graduate visas proposal

Tories consider pledge to make students leave after courses end

Healthcare at heart of robust M&A year

Tax inversion deals fuel highest transaction volumes since crisis

Britons shift spending towards luxuries

Low inflation and grocery price war enable splurge

The fat lady sings for Earls Court

Demolition work starts on classic 1930s’ venue

BP seeks lower penalty for 2010 oil spill

Group says disaster payout should reflect crude price fall

Watchdog hits PwC with two probes

Investigation relates to audit clients Tesco and Barclays

Pakistan court halts militants’ executions

Lawyer says client was not provided details on death sentence

TEHRAN, IRAN - DECEMBER 17, 2014: Ali Shamkhani the secretary of the Supreme National Security Council of Iran. (Photo by Kaveh Kazemi)
©Kaveh Kazemi

Iran will not seek diplomatic ties with US

Nuclear negotiations stand alone, says top security official

Comment and Analysis

For a study in oratory, watch the Queen

In her December 25 broadcast, the monarch shows how it is done

Winning White House race will cost $1bn

A crowded field is already jostling to replace Obama in 2016

Caught on wrong side of the ‘vol’ trade

Volatility is huge risk for those betting on market stability

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