Andrew Yang cut his teeth in the dotcom bubble before establishing a US-wide business. Now he wants to lead his country and introduce a “freedom dividend”. Jane Lewis reports.
Put on the spot by the vicious feuding at the White House, Rebekah Mercer had to choose sides.
Moscow talk-show host Ksenia Sobchak says she wants to unite the opposition against Putin. Can she be believed?
A quarter of a century ago, Cyril Ramaphosa couldn’t have imagined he was on the brink of securing the South African presidency.
The fall from grace of Isabel dos Santos, the daughter of the former Angolan leader, has put a severe dent in her fortunes.
The Winklevoss twins may have lost out on Facebook, but they have won big on bitcoin.
The sacking of London Stock Exchange boss Xavier Rolet prompted a huge row in the City.
The Sacklers face widespread accusations that they owe their wealth in part to the worst drugs crisis in US history.
More than a decade after it was founded by Andrey Andreev, Badoo remains the world’s largest social network you’ve probably never heard of.
The arrest of Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, a pusher of liberal reform in Saudi Arabia, has come as a surprise to many.
China’s president Xi Jinping has tightened his grip on the reins of power.