Europe must take long view on migration

No quick gesture can stop desperate people coming to the continent

World gears up for a surge in US dollar

Preparing non-American markets for a strong greenback is not Janet Yellen’s job

Renzi needs to sharpen rapier of reform

The Italian PM cannot allow the pace of modernisation to abate

Japan justified in new defence posture

Abe needs to sell security stance better, at home and abroad

old age pensioners oaps elderly people relaxing by seafront in sun
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Fix UK pensions, then no longer fiddle with them

Osborne should choose the simple course of flat-rate tax relief

Trust, recovery and reform in Greece

Rewards await Prime Minister Tsipras if he embraces new rescue deal

Iran deal must be shielded from hyperbole

Obama’s agreement with Tehran needs scrutiny, not wild invective

Rachel Brough, Senior Scientific Officer at the Institute of Cancer Research works in a laboratory, testing new drugs, at the ICR. Photographed for UK News
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Clinical trial data should be made public

Drug companies and regulators are adopting transparency too slowly

Britain should make an ally of its ancient rival

Cameron will need French consent to strike an EU deal

China stock market should find own level

A state-mandated share price boom should be no part of China’s plan

Chancellor George Osborne

Baby steps on long road to devolution

The Treasury’s grip on UK’s overcentralised state must be loosened

To err is human, to forgive statesmanlike

Sovereign finance should include more pre-packaged restructuring

New Delhi should loosen grip on rates

India must not suffer more government meddling in monetary policy

New FT future without fear or favour

With a new Japanese owner, the pink ’un embraces the next era

Dublin should not celebrate too soon

Ireland is enjoying a run of luck. It would be well advised to bank it

Obama’s crusade against US prisons’ blight

Left and right agree: American criminal justice needs urgent reform

UK’s halting progress to board-level equality

Hitting a headline target hides a lack of improvement lower down

A woman holds a placard reading 'Petrolao Brazilian Shame' in reference to the Petrobras money laundering and corruption scandals, during a protest against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff in Sao Paulo, Brazil, 15 March 2015
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Recession and graft: Brazil’s rot grows

Even the president may face impeachment under the Petrobras probe

Risks and rewards of Osborne’s austerity

Britain’s councils are more efficient but now face serious challenges

Obama makes a return to his Kenyan roots

The US must engage Africa’s rising economies on different terms

Cameron confronts extremism challenge

PM’s defence of British values is welcome but his Isis policy is flawed

Official hints point to a rate rise

Falling gold and rising wages strengthen the case for tightening soon

Cameron and UK need a serious opposition

In choosing its leader a distracted Labour party is flirting with farce

The pursuit of justice for the victims of MH17

Those guilty of shooting down airliner over Ukraine must face trial

Discoveries show Pluto merits planethood

Demotion to minor status was a mistake that should be rectified



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