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  1. February 11, 2014

    UK faces more flooding as heavy rain forecast

    The UK was braced on Tuesday for further heavy rain and gale force winds as officials warned that hundreds more homes could...

  2. February 10, 2014

    Government told of risk posed to flood defences from funding cuts

    Thames flood water reaches highest level in decades The Environment Agency has had to endure “massive” cuts to its budget...

  1. February 10, 2014

    Q&A: Has government faced down flood tide?

    Has spending on flood defences gone down under the current government? Ministers insist not, but analysis by the independent...

  2. February 10, 2014

    Cameron defends Environment Agency in flood damage row

    Thames flood water reaches highest level in decades David Cameron has given tentative support to Lord Smith, the...

  3. January 25, 2013

    Pictured in New York

    On Tuesday, January 29, the FT presents its first US photography auction in association with Christie’s, New York. The sale...

  4. January 4, 2013

    New York photography auction

    Auction sponsored by The Financial Times and The Global Fund for Children hosted the first charity photography auction in...

  5. November 16, 2012

    FT photo sale raises £170,000 for children

    The Financial Times Photography Auction raised almost £170,000 for the Global Fund for Children on Thursday night. The...

  6. November 15, 2012

    When death is rattling at the door

    Michael Haneke, director of Funny Games, has made another horror film about a household under siege. That is not how Amour,...

  7. November 9, 2012

    Snapshot: FT Photography Auction

    The FT holds its Seasonal Appeal 2012 Photography Auction in aid of The Global Fund for Children at Shakespeare’s Globe,...

  8. July 20, 2012

    World is not enough

    Last week in Hyde Park, Paul Simon, accompanied by Ladysmith Black Mambazo, performed his seminal album Graceland. This...

  9. May 3, 2012

    Obama under fire over collapse of Chen deal

    The fate of blind Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng was injected into the US presidential election on Thursday after...

  10. January 16, 2012

    UK broadcasters ‘failing to support film industry’

    A policy review has criticised ITV and BSkyB for not doing enough to support the UK film industry and called on them to make...

  11. January 13, 2012

    Film industry awaits direction

    David Cameron’s visit to Pinewood studios this week to promote British film has cast him in the role of both hero and...

  12. June 3, 2011

    Yorkshire BS offers switch-to-fix deals

    Yorkshire Building Society is the latest lender to launch a “switch-to-fix” mortgage range to appeal to those borrowers who...

  13. September 1, 2010

    UK to launch ‘comprehensive’ policing of online advertising

    The UK is to introduce one of the world’s most ambitious attempts to police online marketing next year, when the Advertising...

  14. August 31, 2010

    Google to aid crackdown on website ads

    Many companies may not be aware of the Committee of Advertising Practice – let alone abide by its codes. But within six...

  15. May 1, 2010

    The delights of Womad Abu Dhabi

    Rango at the Womad Abu Dhabi music festival A couple of weeks ago, even the sophisticates of Womad probably thought...

  16. March 22, 2010

    Obama abortion order lures votes

    WASHINGTON, March 21 - President Barack Obama announced on Sunday he will reaffirm a ban on using federal funds to pay for...

  17. November 12, 2009

    Fine wine prices edge higher

    The market for fine wine continues to show signs of recovery, supported by a rise in demand from buyers in Asia. Since 1993...

  18. August 8, 2009

    The vinyl countdown

    Perfecting Sound Forever: The Story of Recorded Music By Greg Milner Granta £20, 416 pages FT Bookshop price: £16 The...

  19. December 6, 2008

    Demand drop threatens UK recycling policies

    Plunging commodity prices have cut demand for recycled materials, raising fears that councils and consumers will abandon...

  20. December 6, 2008

    Demand drop-off threatens recycling policies

    Plunging commodity prices have sharply reduced demand for recycled materials, raising fears that local authorities and...

  21. November 15, 2008

    Hallelujah

    In crazy times, the lyrical Leonard Cohen is an antidote to the day, as it must have seemed to the audience of a particular...

  22. November 14, 2008

    Environment: Will clients see red on green issues?

    Environmental consultancy has been one of the most rapidly expanding areas of the consultancy business for several years....

  23. September 20, 2008

    Dealer's Choice

    John Tabatabai is running bad. He's a poker player and he's not winning. And he knows why he's not winning: he needs to...

  24. September 20, 2008

    Manro aims to cash in on internet poker

    Hedge fund managers have been accused this week of turning the stock market into a casino, but one trader is taking the...

  25. September 19, 2008

    Manro aims to cash in on internet poker

    Hedge fund managers have been accused this week of turning the stock market into a casino, but one trader is taking the...

  26. August 2, 2008

    Womad Festival

    The first person on Womad's main stage this year was Johnny Kalsi. Generally, the worst that can be said of the amiable...

  27. August 2, 2008

    Womad Festival, Wiltshire, UK

    The first person on Womad’s main stage this year was Johnny Kalsi. Generally, the worst that can be said of the amiable...

  28. March 3, 2008

    Tir na nÓg, Magic Theatre, San Francisco

    When Edna O’Brien’s The Country Girls first appeared in 1960, the novel was banned in the author’s native Ireland for its...

  29. December 1, 2007

    Investors could be bailing out too soon

    Private client stockbrokers have been among the hardest hit by the credit squeeze, as investors have fled a sector seen as...

  30. December 1, 2007

    Investors could be bailing out too soon

    Private client stockbrokers have been among the hardest hit by the credit squeeze, as investors have fled a sector seen as...

  31. November 8, 2007

    No wrath like a trader scorned

    The ire of City traders caught in IT hell on Wednesday would have been palpable for the unfortunate David Lester, chief...

  32. November 8, 2007

    Hoodies like Icap

    When Chris Smith , the financials analyst at Oriel, was attacked by south London muggers in their hoodies on Halloween...

  33. September 14, 2007

    Cattles shrugs off subprime woes

    Cattles sought to distance itself from the woes of the subprime mortgage market as Seán Mahon ended his seven years as chief...

  34. September 13, 2007

    Cattles reassures amid subprime woes

    Cattles on Thursday sought to distance itself from the woes of the subprime mortgage market, as Seán Mahon ended his seven...

  35. May 18, 2007

    Private clients bolster Investec

    Investec lifted full-year pre-tax profits by 6.4 per cent, reflecting growth in its private client business and a surge in...

  36. May 5, 2007

    Lord Browne - an immense contribution to business and arts

    From supporters of Lord Browne. Sir, We wish to place on public record our support now and in the future for our friend...

  37. April 17, 2007

    Off guac

    Ofcom is reviewing both BSkyB's swoop on ITV and the satellite broadcaster's dominance of the pay-television market, but...

  38. March 2, 2007

    Dear Economist

    Dear Economist, Why should I wash my car? It will be dirty again tomorrow! Regards, Chris Smith,Hampshire Dear Chris, Why,...

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