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Jon Stewart’s last show raised $2.2M for autism

Comedian Jon Stewart took to “The Daily Show’s” desk for the last time, yet he didn’t leave without giving one charity a gift they’d never forget.

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Weak Jaguar sales hit Tata profit

Tata Motors sees quarterly profits almost halve due to weak sales of Jaguar Land Rover in China.

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China’s fancy chair fad is killing world’s forests

Illegal Chinese loggers are killing the world’s forests to make fancy chairs, Global Post reports.

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VIDEO: South Africa heads for the slopes

In Africa an unlikely industry is becoming more popular – skiing. The BBC’s Roderick Macleod went to Tiffindell Ski Resort in South Africa to see for himself.

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US economy adds 215,000 jobs in July

The US economy added 215,000 jobs in July, while the unemployment rate held at a seven-year-low of 5.3%, official figures show.

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US jobs post solid gains; unemployment flat

The unemployment rate remained flat at 5.3 percent, while labor force participation was unchanged.

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Dairy firm cuts farmers milk price

The milk price paid to farmer suppliers is to be reduced by dairy company Muller UK and Ireland.

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VIDEO: Malawi: Kicking the tobacco habit

There’s a big push to diversify the Malawian economy, where 70% of exports come from tobacco, because the rate of smoking is falling worldwide.

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VIDEO: India creche empire not child’s play

The BBC has been to meet one entrepreneur in Mumbai who turned her back on a career in IT to try to tackle the problem of childcare in India head on.

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‘No value left’ in high yield market

There’s “no value left” in the “totally illiquid” junk bond space, one investor told CNBC, citing a toxic combination of low liquidity and high risk.