Turkey-Russia tensions muddy anti-Isis fight

Downing of Russian jet highlights overlapping military operations

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South Africa and the ‘Belindia’ trap

The legacy of injustice has shaped the country. Now it needs growth, of the right kind

Russia denounces Kiev on Crimea blackout

Moscow threatens retaliation over failure to restore power

Vodafone India: mogul phones

Mobile telecoms group may have an ulterior motive for tidying up

Isis takes terror to Bangladesh

Local militants eager to associate themselves with jihadi group

Isis’ opponents must not isolate Russia

As a result of the Turkish attack, Putin might redirect his country’s policy, writes Richard Haass

Warm-up to a climate deal

Paris summit will not satisfy purists but could clear the way for accord to slow global warming

Emerging European banks: turnround time?

Credit supply and funding are turning positive, but momentum is not guaranteed

ZyFin and Sun Global in India bond ETF initiative

First Indian corporate bond ETF available in Europe

Xiaomi steps up Huawei smartphone rivalry

Chinese group moves to revive sales with new flagship device

QE has clouded market vision of normal

Changes in policy are often accompanied by market disruption

We feel Europe’s fear — and need its help

Isis is a threat but so is the general chaos and collapse in the Arab world, says Jamal Khashoggi

Iran and Russia restate support for Assad

Putin visits Tehran for first time in eight years

Ukraine blockades blacked-out Crimea

Kiev places embargo on all freight shipments

Macri to urge Mercosur to bar Venezuela

Criticism of Caracas signals change of allegiance in Argentina

Mozambique strives to get LNG online

Anadarko and Eni have yet to take final investment decisions

Caribbean struggles to attract investment

Public sector must pave the way for private sector to follow

‘JFK’s Forgotten Crisis’, by Bruce Riedel

President Kennedy’s other international dilemma

Hollande steps up campaign against Isis

French president to urge US to intensify Syria military campaign

Dragon Oil looks to back $10bn gas link

Dubai-owned group in talks over Turkmenistan-India pipeline

Ukraine adapts amid trade war with Russia

Exports to EU and China increase while rift with Moscow deepens

Cameron to push for Isis air strikes

Prime minister to make case next week for UK attacks in Syria

Blackout in Crimea after power line blasts

Reminder of annexed peninsula’s economic reliance on Ukraine

Citic Securities chief rides into sunset

Just five months ago, Citic looked like a juggernaut

Japan and China woo Asean projects

Japan pledges to halve time taken to approve loans

Globalisation rescues castles in the sky

The commercial property market refuses to wilt, says John Plender

Indonesia calls for more intelligence sharing

World’s most populous Muslim-majority country fears threat from returning jihadi fighters

UN backs fight against Isis

Security council unanimously approves action against militants

China’s wealthy no longer putting on Ritz

Brands rethink strategy as spending on high-end goods shrinks

Rouble supported as Russia relations thaw

Weak commodity prices will keep currency under pressure


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