Blasts at Turkish peace rally kill 86

Bombs hit Ankara crowds protesting against treatment of Kurds

GE to sell $30bn chunk of finance unit

Wells Fargo in frame as move aims to help cut regulatory burden

Seven killed as unrest spreads to Gaza

Hamas hails new intifada as Israeli minister urges lethal force

Dell edges nearer to EMC deal

Cash and stock offer would value storage group at over $50bn

Gross suit throws up battle of bonus pool

Central question of complaint asks how much is a star bond investor worth

Red faces as banker revs up Ferrari IPO

Carmaker forced to correct UBS CEO for comments about its listing

Colombian financier key to AB InBev bid

Brewer courts SABMiller investor on takeover

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    Café society is taking off in a nation of tea drinkers

Russia fails to derail Isis advances

Critics say Moscow air strikes helping not hindering terror group

File photo of nurse Pauline Cafferkey

Ebola nurse ‘serious’ as epidemic fades

Risks linger even as vaccines tested in Africa

North Korea parades missiles in show of power

Rare speech by Kim Jong Un proclaims readiness for war with US


Global tax deal targets multinationals

Clamp on avoidance could raise up to $250bn a year, says OECD

Comment & Analysis

The services’ vaulted dining space
©Mark Lord

Gloucester Services, miracle off the M5

‘Where normal service stations offer irradiated pasties and low-grade pornography, Gloucester has hand-raised pies and a small bookshop’

Herogram: Edward Snowden’s tweet to Max Schrems on Tuesday after his complaint against Facebook led to the scrapping of the Safe Harbour clause

Data protection: No safe harbour

Will ECJ’s ruling on a pact allowing the free flow of data across the Atlantic help or hurt Europe’s start-ups?

Brian Friel, playwright, 1929-2015

Subtle Irish dramatist who was a great nation builder

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