Brussels warns France over budget

Paris told to implement further reforms and austerity

PM cracks down on EU migrants’ benefits

No cap on numbers as data dash Tory hopes on pledge

Opec decision hits energy shares

Crude price plunge sparks warnings of capital spending cutbacks

UK house prices hit record but growth slows

Average values increase at a slower rate

Foreign jihadis demand western snacks

Red Bull, Pringles, Snickers and Bounty are frontline favourites

Ofgem takes action to cut energy bills

UK power companies face tougher than expected price targets

Louis Dreyfus appoints new chief

Commodity house brings in former Viterra head amid governance shift

Rio Tinto to keep progressive dividend

Miner under pressure to bolster returns after rebuffing Glencore

ThyssenKrupp cable free lift

ThyssenKrupp unveils cable-free elevators

‘Holy grail’ design would allow multiple lifts to use the same shaft

PM seeks ‘English votes for English laws’

Proposals to curb Scottish MPs’ power at Westminster

Vincent Tchenguiz launches £2.2bn lawsuit

Tycoon sues Grant Thornton over role in botched SFO probe

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Westminster cuts purse strings to Scotland

Scottish nationalists should accept Smith commission proposals

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