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    1. August 22, 2014

      Captain America: The Winter Soldier – DVD review

      Directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, 2014 Disney It’s not easy being a superhero: if the supervillains don’t get you, the...

    2. March 27, 2014

      Captain America: The Winter Soldier – film review

      In superhero stories the fight for justice goes on forever. Or so it can seem to a reviewer watching Captain America: The...

    1. August 27, 2013

      Voice that offers a world service

      Peter Baker has shown a knack for capitalising on cultural trends throughout his life. As a child in the 1960s his passion...

    2. June 6, 2013

      Cinema reviews: Behind the Candelabra, The Stone Roses: Made of Stone and After Earth

      The Financial Times, like many companies, urges its staff to disclose private interests. So here is mine regarding Behind...

    3. February 1, 2013

      Classic cars investing: wheels of fortune

      In his nostalgic ballad “Made in England” Elton John pays tribute to a blue Cortina, but he would have been closer to home...

    4. January 25, 2013

      Wales to inject £50m into biotech sector

      The Welsh government has earmarked more than £50m to back a new investment fund designed to boost fledgling life science...

    5. November 2, 2012

      Classic car driving with the FT: Nick Mason

      You have to admire the former Pink Floyd drummer, Nick Mason. Not because the group’s longest-serving member helped the band...

    6. April 26, 2012

      Great moment is far from Close

      At a certain point in their careers most stars go nuts over a certain part, long-fostering a project as it batters upwind of...

    7. March 11, 2012

      Merlin founder backs Welsh biotechs

      Sir Chris Evans, the biotech entrepreneur, is unapologetic. The Welsh government, he says, has to start picking winners....

    8. beyondbrics

      August 1, 2011

      Oxford Limited heads to India

      Nobody wants to miss the emerging market consumer bandwagon. And that includes the increasingly cash-conscious University of...

    9. May 31, 2011

      LME concerned about LCH.Clearnet ‘viability’

      The London Metal Exchange has warned that decisions by IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) and NYSE Liffe to build their own...

    10. Westminster Blog

      September 26, 2010

      Only one MP defected from David Miliband camp

      Crucial to the Ed Miliband camp’s narrative was the idea that the YouGov poll in early September – which for the first time...

    11. August 7, 2010

      Sale of the week: Classic cars

      Sale: Gooding and Company, Pebble Beach classic car auctions Location: Pebble Beach Equestrian Centre, Pebble Beach,...

    12. August 5, 2010

      Radio listening at highest rate for decade

      Radio listening is at its highest rate for a decade, as half a million more people tuned in during the second quarter of...

    13. February 27, 2010

      The big stories

      The question of bankers' pay resurfaced on cue when Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group published results this...

    14. February 22, 2010

      EMI shelves Abbey Road sale

      EMI has shelved plans to sell the totemic Abbey Road Studios after a public outcry to save it for the nation, according to...

    15. February 22, 2010

      EMI shelves Abbey Road sale

      EMI has set aside plans to sell the totemic Abbey Road Studios after a public outcry to save it for the nation, according to...

    16. February 21, 2010

      EMI suspends plan to sell Abbey Road

      EMI has shelved plans to sell the totemic Abbey Road Studios after a public outcry to save it for the nation, according to...

    17. February 21, 2010

      LME to launch minor metals contracts

      The London Metal Exchange will deepen its reach on Monday by launching derivatives contracts on cobalt and molybdenum, two...

    18. February 19, 2010

      LME to offer two new metals contracts

      The London Metal Exchange said on Friday it would launch the world’s first cobalt and molybdenum futures contracts next...

    19. February 16, 2010

      BBC tells Radio 2 to serve older listeners

      The BBC's governing body has told Radio 2 it must retain its focus on older listeners, just months after Terry Wogan was...

    20. February 15, 2010

      BBC Radio 2 told not to forget oldies

      The BBC’s governing body has told Radio 2 it must retain its focus on older listeners, just months after Terry Wogan was...

    21. February 9, 2010

      Australia toughens rules for immigrant workers

      Australia has rejected 20,000 immigration applications as part of a package of reforms designed to address skills shortages...

    22. February 8, 2010

      Australia rejects 20,000 would-be immigrants

      Australia has rejected 20,000 immigration applications as part of a package of reforms designed to address skills shortages...

    23. May 22, 2009

      Claire Robertson: A pick ‘n’ mix revival

      Claire Robertson, 34, worked her way up at Woolworths over 18 years, starting out as a 15-year-old Saturday girl at Yeovil...

    24. March 17, 2009

      Australia to slash quota of skilled migrants

      Australia is set to cut back on its quota of skilled migrants by 14 per cent in an effort to safeguard jobs for Australians...

    25. March 17, 2009

      Home Office defends migrant policy after Canberra move

      Australia is to cut back on its quota of skilled migrants by 14 per cent in an effort to safeguard jobs for Australian...

    26. February 13, 2009

      Rudd to revive fiscal stimulus after suffering Senate defeat

      Australia's Senate yesterday blocked legislation authorising a A$42bn fiscal stimulus, ignoring warnings from Kevin Rudd,...

    27. February 6, 2009

      BBC refuses to disclose radio stars' fees

      Controversy over how much the BBC pays its stars reignited yesterday after a National Audit Office investigation was denied...

    28. February 5, 2009

      BBC refuses to disclose radio stars’ fees

      Controversy over how much the BBC pays its stars reignited on Thursday after a National Audit Office investigation was...

    29. October 28, 2008

      Rare classic cars at economic crossroads

      In the opening sequence of Quantum of Solace, James Bond races an Aston Martin DBS supercar from Lake Garda and through the...

    30. August 14, 2008

      Kicking-out time at Australia's great job party

      Over the past few years, the Australian government's 457 visa programme has opened the country's labour market to tens of...

    31. July 12, 2008

      Wheels of fortune

      Anyone who remembers how the rusty bottom dropped out of the classic car market during the early 1990s might have offered...

    32. June 26, 2008

      Fine vintage

      Anyone who remembers how the rusty bottom dropped out of the classic car market during the early 1990s might have offered...

    33. June 19, 2008

      Reading Room, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

      When we are read to we tend to want to listen and not to watch, preferring the images in our mind’s eye to those before us;...

    34. April 1, 2008

      Highs and lows of drug testing

      After Laing O'Rourke, the construction group, carried out 1,270 random drug tests last year, it promptly sacked 115...

    35. March 31, 2008

      The highs and lows of drug testing

      After Laing O’Rourke, the construction group, carried out 1,270 random drug tests last year, it promptly sacked 115...

    36. March 29, 2008

      Milk, monologues and the midlife crisis

      Last week I thought of Chris Evans. Not so long ago, Evans had an item on his morning radio show called Personality or...

    37. February 13, 2008

      Trio tunes into first round of Virgin Radio auction

      At least three companies are expected to put in first-round offers to buy Virgin Radio today, according to people familiar...

    38. December 20, 2007

      Cambridge takes on Oxford in toy race

      This Christmas the traditional rivalry between Ox-ford and Cambridge universities has spilt on to the high street as...

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