Uber hit with Germany ban

App-enabled taxi service faces fines of up to €250,000

Quindell and RAC unravel car venture

Aim-quoted company to take full control of ‘black box’ operation

Nissan's Palmer to be Aston Martin chief

Appointment comes as brand looks to regain lost ground on rivals

‘Boris Island’ airport plan shelved

Spotlight put back on London Heathrow expansion by commission

Banks warn on new global funding rules

Basel regulations will make key equities trades more expensive

Ukraine signals de facto war with Moscow

Army abandons its defence of Lugansk airport

Scotland Yard building for sale at £250m

Sale of Met Police HQ forecast to save £6m a year in running costs

Cameron terror powers said to breach law

Proposals described as ill-defined and ‘sabre-rattling’

Swedish PM in final push for third term

Reinfeldt in scramble for votes two weeks before election

Premier League spending hits new high

Summer football transfer outlay breaks £800m

Eric Cantor heads to Wall Street

Virginia Republican joins boutique investment bank Moelis & Co

Comment and Analysis

Tyler Brûlé

Monocle magazine valued at $115m

Minority stake in global affairs glossy sold to Japan’s Nikkei Inc

The fight for ‘China’s sorrow’

Can Beijing prevent the Yellow River running dry, asks Lucy Hornby

Pets at Home

Lock-up expiries will unlock IPO demand

Bolt cutters won’t be needed for 23 main market businesses, writes Jonathan Guthrie

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