China growth slowest since global crisis

Decline in quarterly GDP expansion raises concerns over global economy

Apple smashes through forecasts

Group beats Wall St expectations on revenues, earnings and iPhone sales

BoE launches review after payments crash

Settlement system down for more than 9 hours

Cameron caught in trap over immigration

PM’s curb pledge risks angering everyone while pleasing no one

AbbVie hits at Treasury as Shire deal dies

González calls for comprehensive US tax reform

Labour ‘mansion tax’ to cost £250 a month

Charge on £2m-£3m properties revealed by shadow chancellor

Good payday karma for Microsoft chief

Nadella granted compensation package worth an estimated $84.3m

Silver Economy

Sweden shuts airspace as sub hunt grows

Search for presumed Russian vessel involves hundreds of military personnel

Leader who modernised Australian society

Former prime minister Gough Whitlam dies aged 98

Facebook sues over ‘fraudulent lawsuit’

Law firms accused of knowingly representing fraudster in shares claim

Leung warns protesters not to test China

HK chief ready to listen to suggestions for ending demonstrations

Comment and Analysis

The quiet art of being a good listener

The most persuasive strategy may be to stop talking

Cameron takes Britain closer to the exit door

The PM’s pledge to curb EU immigration is an unrealistic gamble

Ebola highlights Nigeria’s potential

Nation faces battle against corruption and Islamist insurgency

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