Shares in China plunged 5 per cent amid warnings from the government there that it would not "wet nurse" the economy back to health - sending global stock markets headed into further turbulence.
Possibly to illustrate the point that “Britain’s role in the world” is very much a work in progress these days, David Cameron made a speech about it on a building site.
Although the 100m sprinter will not stop talking
Fears over proposed refinery in southern city of Kunming attracts thousands of protesters
Ivorian striker was announced as a Galatasaray player this week
Lawyers at global firm Hogan Lovells's Shanghai office have been told to be there by 9.15am – or else
China says it will seek a higher "quality and efficiency" of growth next year, signaling new leaders may accept a reduced pace of expansion in exchange for a more sustainable model.
Where to go and what to know
Graeme McDowell believes the International Olympic Committee should step in to resolve the debate over whether he and the world No 1 Rory McIlroy should represent Britain or Ireland at the 2016 Olympics.
World No 1 heads strong field in Shanghai this week looking to cement his lead in Race to Dubai
Waking up in the super-sleek bed in my room at The Waterhouse (1-3 Maojiayuan Road; 00 86 21 6080 2988; waterhouseshanghai.com) leaves me delightedly confused – the last time I awoke in Shanghai I was in a grotty hostel. This time around, we're poshing out at the minimalist boutique hotel in the up-and-coming Cool Docks – a refurbished part of Shanghai's South Bund.
Andy Murray wasted five championship points as Novak Djokovic gained revenge for his US Open final defeat with a thrilling triumph at the Shanghai Masters.
The world open-water champion faces a hard-fought test of stamina in Hyde Park today, writes Robin Scott-Elliot
DreamWorks Animation and Chinese partners announced plans today to co-produce the next Kung Fu Panda movie and develop an entertainment district in Shanghai, expanding Hollywood's fast-growing ties to China.
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed his interest in Brazil international Lucas Moura.
Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has dismissed media speculation linking Didier Drogba with a move to the Catalan giants.