Pop stars complain to Brussels over YouTube

Artists say Google service is ‘unfairly siphoning value’

Gove’s wife voices Tory doubts on Johnson

Leaked email reveals rightwing media ‘instinctively dislike Boris’

EU headquarters

English is about to lose its crown in Europe

A business lingua franca can be undermined by political regulation, writes Nicholas Ostler

Amazon’s cut-price phones to display ads

Group offers $50 off if customers agree to receive marketing

Pro-life activists look warily to Trump

Supreme Court ruling makes abortion a US election issue

BBC top stars see salaries fall 4%

Number of performers earning £500,000-£5m falls from 9 to 7

Obituary - Financial Times journalist Anthony Harris in Rome circa 2000
©Elizabeth Harris

Anthony Harris, FT commentator, 1929-2016

Brilliant eccentric who could hold his own in argument on almost any topic

England suffer second exit from Europe

Hodgson goes way of Cameron after worst embarrassment since 1950

How Europe’s press reacted to Brexit

Continental media reflect shock, despair and Islamophobia

Media groups brace for revenue falls

Fears of Brexit-sparked advertising slowdown send shares down

Led Zeppelin wins Stairway to Heaven suit

Court rules song’s guitar riff was not stolen from another band

Advertising: Facebook and Google’s duopoly

Digital is set to eclipse TV but online power is a concern

In defence of piped music maestros

Amid a backlash against in-store music, the DJs who craft the playlists explain their maligned trade

Fleet Street’s European bite still sharp

Tabloids can reach people who advertisers do not value

Stories of the Somme

A century on, historians are unpicking the mythology that has grown up around the battle. Yet we need poets to help us appreciate its true meaning

Vice Media increases global expansion

Digital media upstart agrees content and distribution deals with 7 groups 

Altice US chief moves to integration mode

Acquisitive group closes Cablevision deal and reshuffles top team

New Altice chief as Cablevision deal beds

Telecoms group promotes Michel Combes to run expanded business

Beijing struggles to control printed word

Beijing foiled by booksellers’ centuries-old trade

L’Oréal uses vloggers to beat ad-blocking

Cosmetics group partners with online video stars in battle to reach target audience


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