Russia's central bank cut its key interest rate by 50 basis points on Friday, amid signs of renewed weakness in the country's currency, the ruble.
An outsider from the Labour Party’s far left-wing is storming ahead in polls, sparking talk that the UK could be seeing a resurgence on the left.
It's that time of year again, when Arab boy racers in souped-up Lamborghinis and Bugattis, cruise along London's most luxurious streets.
Beijing becomes the first city to have won both summer and winter editions of the world's biggest multi-sports event.
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Euro zone annual inflation held steady at 0.2 percent in July, far below the European Central Bank's target.
As more people take to cycling, bike accessories have become a boon market with fans spending more on clothing than on bikes themselves.
Lloyds Banking Group reported a 15 percent jump in pre-tax profit for the first half of 2015 to £4.4 billion ($6.9 billion) on Friday.
Uber is set to plow $1 billion into a major expansion in India, placing its investment in the country on a par with China, the FT reports.
Venezuelans are struggling to call abroad as telephone carriers fall behind on payments to international partners amid a currency crisis.
BNP Paribas reported better-than-expected profit on Friday, as the strong dollar gave the French bank's earnings a boost.
Airbus Group reported a 6 percent rise in first-half core operating profit and revenue on Friday.
Bank of Ireland, which was bailed out during the country's debt crisis, reported soaring profits for the first half of 2015 as bad debts were reduced.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has been trying to find the man who shot a lion in Zimbabwe, but he is not responding.
A U.K. withdrawal from the EU could trigger a second independence referendum in Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, the First Minister of Scotland, told CNBC.
Carrefour, the world's second-largest retailer, posted stronger-than-expected first-half operating profit on Friday, driven by a recovering Europe and resilient Brazilian operations.
The world's largest producer of steel retained its 2015 profit outlook, but cut its forecast for global steel consumption this year.
India's e-commerce sector remains in the nascent stages and isn't anywhere near its true potential yet, the boss of Snapdeal said.
Japan's inflation target remains out of reach, with June core CPI for June barely budging and as households unexpectedly snapped their wallets shut.
SoftBank is eschewing investments in early-stage firms in favor of mature companies in a strategy shift under the helm of President Nikesh Arora.
Central banks in the Western world have set the scene for an "even bigger version" of the 2008 financial crisis, says Societe Generale's Albert Edwards.
The problem of how Europe handles the increasing number of people risking life and limb for a new life abroad has reached a flashpoint.
Wall Street's appeal for Chinese companies seems to be waning, with a rise in the number of firms planning to delist from the U.S.
Dolly Parton has formally opened the doors of the latest addition to her growing Dollywood theme park empire, the "DreamMore" resort.
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Despite doomsayers' predictions that the S&P 500 index will collapse, the charts still don't support those warnings.
The euro zone is under pressure, the Shanghai Index is falling and US rates will rise. But despite these factors, gold continues to move sideways.
Four key features of the Shanghai Composite have exacerbated its plunge, pushing it toward the consolidation area between 3000 and 3400.