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9.15pm WATCH: George Osborne says the eurozone needs to take its countries out of the economic danger zone

THE ECONOMY & 'BUSINESS BUDDIES'  

  • Markets fall again despite Cameron's warning, and G20 vow - Daily Mail I  Independent
  • Osborne tells world leaders that there is 6 weeks to save the €uro - Times (£)
  • Michael White: Economic crisis: a time for cool heads, not conspiracy theories - Guardian
  • 'Stark choices ahead to save the economy' - Evening Standard
  • Philip Inman: 'In this financial war, homeowners are the biggest draft dodgers' - Guardian
  • David Willetts set to look after life science companies, and Jeremy Hunt will work with the information and technology sector - FT (£)
  • David Blackburn: 'Corporatism, comms and civil servants' - Spectator

PROBLEMS AT WHITEHALL

  • Rafael Behr: 'The Tory right declares war on Whitehall' - New Statesman
  • Issues regarding the Freedom of Information Act have the potential to become more embarrassing - Spectator

SCOTTISH TORY LEADERSHIP

  • As nominations close, 4 MSPs confirm they will contest for the Scottish Tory leadership - BBC
  • The latest candidate, Margaret Mitchell, discusses why she decided to stand - ToryHoose
  • More than half of Tory councillors at the City Chambers back Murdo Fraser's bid to rebrand - Scotsman

…AND ELSEWHERE IN SCOTTISH POLITICS 

  • Jim Murphy accuses Cameron of treating Scotland as if it were a Balkan country - Telegraph
  • Salmond's economic strategy slammed.  Scottish Whisky Association say alcohol excise duty would require customs posts at English/Scottish border - Telegraph

MORE TORY NEWS

  • Vice-President of the Police Federation says reforms are "rushed and lack coordination" - Telegraph
  • Ian Collins on media double standards with regards to the Tory party - Dale & Company
  • Ryan Shorthouse: 'Legalising same-sex marriages is conservative, not liberal' - New Statesman
  • The film poster for 'The Iron Lady' Thatcher biopic is revealed - Guardian
  • Marks & Spencer and Sainsburys back Cameron's GREAT campaign - Marketing

LABOUR PARTY

  • The Labour party gets ready for its conference in Liverpool - BBC
  • James Purnell and Nick Pearce: 'Ed Miliband should aim to fundamentally change Britain - Guardian
  • Martin Bright: 'What Ed Miliband should say at Labour conference, but won't' - Spectator
  • Liam Byrne accuses the Tories of being a "second-rate New Labour tribute band' - Telegraph
  • Benedict Brogan: 'Labour waits for its truth and reconciliation moment' - Telegraph
  • Jacqui Smith explains the 'Purple Book' - PlayPolitical
  • The Evening Standard has an interview with Harriet Harman - Evening Standard

NEWS FROM THE MIDDLE EAST

  • Hague welcomes tightening of EU sanctions on Syria - Independent
  • Hours before Palestian President Abbas' speech to the UN, a Palestinian man is shot dead during a clash with Israeli soldiers in the West Bank - Guardian
  • Yemen's President, Ali Abdullah Saleh returns to the capital, Sana'a - BBC
  • Mehdi Hasan: 'Why is Blair the peace envoy so desperate for war with Iran?' - New Statesman

NEWS IN BRIEF

  • 'Met Police will retain recording of "stop and account" street encounters - Guardian
  • Ed Jacobs on Tim Farron: Is Cumbria harbouring the Lib Dem's next leader - Guardian
  • Eviction is delayed as new legal challenge is mounted - Telegraph

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