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A down-to-earth industrialist takes on the Tata inheritance

The Indian group’s first non-family head must deliver

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The battle for Britain’s heritage

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Charity chief with a mission to transform medical research

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US recovery rouses inflation concerns

Investors must decide whether rising prices are better than deflation

Boom time arrives for pension consultants

New UK rules will drive more people to ask: ‘How do I get my money?’

Nato must contain chaos at Europe’s edge

A conflict funded by Russia and led by eccentrics is developing momentum, writes Rory Stewart

Investors fear the risks in British politics

The political risks to the economy are larger than the economic ones, says Stephanie Flanders

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Britain’s new enemies: immigrants and capitalists

The nation is left with an unhappy choice of populisms


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