‘Boris Island’ airport plan sunk

Spotlight put back on London Heathrow expansion by commission

Poll finds rapid shift towards Scottish Yes vote

YouGov survey puts pro-union lead at just 6 percentage points

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 trample law

Plans to prevent extremists travelling to and from Isis zones

Eric Cantor heads to Wall Street

The Virginia Republican joins boutique investment bank Moelis & Co

Banks warn on new global funding rules

Basel regulations will make key equities trades more expensive

Tories’ uneasy peace on Europe at risk

Memories still fresh of the 1990s infighting that tore party apart

Iliad and allies eye fresh T-Mobile US bid

CFO says several groups have made overtures

Premier League spending hits new high

Summer transfer outlay breaks £800m barrier for first time

Tyler Brûlé

Monocle magazine valued at $115m

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

China stance on HK voting sparks protests

Critics accuse Beijing of creating a ‘sham’ democracy

Working pensioners offer Germany a boost

Teutonic Shift: Companies turn to older workers amid skills shortage

Comment and Analysis

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

Putin will not cut off Europe’s gas

The EU could weather the winter without importing Russian energy, says Matthew Bryza

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