Virgin Money, the UK challenger bank partly owned by entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, announces plans to list its shares on the London Stock Exchange.
China issues a warning against "illegal acts" in Hong Kong, as protesters there vow to step up their campaign if the chief executive does not resign.
Argentina's central bank governor Juan Carlos Fabrega resigns after less than a year in the job, as the country's economic troubles pile up.
Hundreds of GP practices are at risk of closure because of the number of doctors reaching retirement age, GP leaders say.
Indian officials miss a day off for the drive against dirt
Arsenal favourites to sign Cavani, Sturridge to sign new Liverpool contract, Maradona to become Palestine coach, plus more.
Twelve more bodies have been found by emergency teams in Japan searching the peak of a volcano that erupted unexpectedly.
Facebook has apologised to transgender and drag queen users whose accounts were deleted for violating its policy on using "real names".
Japan's stock markets were rattled after a trading error caused more than $600bn (£370bn) worth of orders to be made and then cancelled.
Actor and broadcaster Stephen Fry says there is a "huge moral difference" between historical drug use and cases of sexual abuse.
A UK study finds that the most feared predators in the sea have individual personalities, which determine how readily they socialise.
Leading Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is arrested over Twitter remarks deemed "denigrating" to government institutions.
The Mexican authorities say they have captured the head of a notorious drug crime syndicate, Hector Beltran Leyva.
Cuts in the amount of health aid the UK provides to Liberia and Sierra Leone have "compromised the fight" to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, MPs warn.
Pro-democracy crowds remain on the streets of Hong Kong at the start of National Day, which activists hope will see the largest protests so far.
Bond giant Pimco saw its investors withdraw a record $23.5bn (£14.5bn) in funds after manager Bill Gross abruptly left the company last month.
Five children in Texas who came into contact with the Liberian man infected with Ebola are being monitored at home.
Top Russian journalists join wave of emigration
Anthony Horowitz, best-selling author of the Alex Rider teenage spy adventures, becomes the latest writer invited to pen a new James Bond novel.
Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigns as criticism of the agency intensified following several high-profile security lapses.