UK financial write-offs worry MPs
Figures suggesting £13.2m was written off the government's balance sheet in 2011 due to fraud, financial error and legal claims are "staggering", the Public Accounts Committee says.
RBS fined $100m by US regulators
The Royal Bank of Scotland is fined $100m by US regulators for violating US sanctions against Iran, Sudan, Burma, and Cuba.
MP forces ballot after being dropped
Tim Yeo MP forces a ballot of Conservatives in his Suffolk constituency after being dropped as the party's candidate for 2015.