David Cameron is to urge business leaders to give workers a pay rise, while the head of the British Chambers of Commerce will use its conference to call for an EU referendum in 2016.
Chinese markets rose on Tuesday, as investors ignored data that showed consumer inflation hitting a five-year low in January.
Is fox hunting still going on despite 10 years of ban?
Russian President Vladimir Putin begins a visit to Egypt, as both sides aim to boost bilateral ties and discuss major regional security issues.
Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn prepares to give evidence in a French court where he faces charges of procuring women for sex parties.
A highly critical government report says Nottingham Prison is not safe enough and conditions are poor.
At one time there were probably as many Christians in Asia as in Europe - this, says former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams, has been forgotten.
Jordan may have a key role in helping to combat IS, but must guard against domestic upheaval, says Omar Ashour.
Pope Francis has proved to be serious about reform - but there remain limits, says Ed Stourton.
Scientists gain new insights into what lies at the very centre of the Earth, with a US-Chinese team saying its inner core is made of two parts.
Malaysia's top court is to deliver its ruling on an appeal filed by opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim against his sodomy conviction.
US chipmaker Qualcomm will pay $975m (£640m) to Chinese authorities to end a 14 month anti-trust investigation into its patent licensing practices.
The app that lets you stop burglars in their tracks remotely
HSBC scandal shows lack of urgency on tax crackdown
Egypt's president in trouble over starchy 'leak'
The allergy that makes it almost impossible to eat out
South Korea-based Samsung has just begun domestic sales of high-end televisions with a smart interface powered by its own Tizen operating system.
Paisley, Govan and Fraserburgh are awarded £5.68m from the Heritage Lottery Fund to restore historic buildings and boost the economy.
With the Premier League set to announce a record £4.4bn TV rights deal, the money keeps on pouring in, says Dan Roan.
England are taking momentum into the World Cup, which starts on Saturday, says former captain Michael Vaughan.