After a week when European stocks went into meltdown, leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will meet for a two-day summit beginning Oct. 23 with the region's economy back on the agenda.
THE INVESTIGATION into Tesco's �250m black hole is understood to have found evidence that a small group of staff deliberately misled its auditors as they struggle to meet sales targets.
A surge of house price growth is spreading across the South East as Londoners leave the capital in search of more affordable property.
Fewer shoppers visited the high street and shopping centres last month as the warm weather encouraged people to enjoy other activities.
Shoppers will now have to pay a minimum of 5p per bag, with net proceeds to be donated to good causes. In May, MSPs voted to bring in the new regulations in a bid to tackle Scotland's litter problem, but the fee does not just apply to plastic bags.