SocGen shares tumble 13% on profit doubts

Bank sees risks from unstable markets and low rates

Rio Tinto scraps progressive dividend

Shares tumble after miner swings to net loss in 2015

Lebedevs in talks over £24m i sale

Deal could trigger talk of Russian tycoons quitting UK media

Gold and yen rally as US growth fears hit stocks

Riksbank rate cut boosts uncertainty and pushes bond yields lower

Conceptual digital image of lock on circuit background

MPs pave way for digital spying proposals

Committee cautiously welcomes plans to update regime

Zuckerberg clashes over Facebook India

Dispute with investor shows country’s importance to social network

Glencore raises $500m to pay down debt

Rights to output at Peru mine sold to Franco-Nevada

Twitter disappoints as growth plateaus

Dorsey promises to fix ‘broken windows and confusing parts’

Republicans seek mainstream rival to Trump

New Hampshire leaves crowded field of establishment conservatives

Mylan in $9.9bn swoop on Sweden’s Meda

Deal is latest to reshape the market for copycat generic drugs

Gold surges above $1,200 an ounce

Haven demand takes price back to highest level since late May

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Death in Aleppo, victory in Russia

Syria’s crisis is set to be bigger and nastier. We can no longer look the other way

‘Out’ groups merge but still struggle for unity

Campaigns split over focusing on immigration or economy

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