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  1. March 21, 2014

    Parents need option of a good local school

    There are two subjects upon which the English fixate – weather and school choice. The former we can do little about but...

  2. October 22, 2013

    Australian business aviation beats global slump

    The financial uncertainty of the past few years has battered business aviation around the world, but one place that has...

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  1. Corporate Aviation

    Market for larger jets remains buoyant while mood is positive longer-term on sales of ...
  2. Guide to Schools

    A look at UK education in 2014, from the politics of public versus private schooling t...
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  1. February 4, 2013

    Larry Klinger, meticulous page maker

    Journalist, 1940-2013 There are many moving parts to producing a newspaper. Reporters and columnists may achieve recognition...

  2. January 13, 2013

    Pioneer of the FT’s expansion abroad

    Nearly 35 years ago, a handful of strong characters were driving the early international expansion of the Financial Times....

  3. May 22, 2012

    Leveson turns to Labour’s Murdoch links

    After a string of revelations about the close relationship between News International and Conservative politicians, the...

  4. January 30, 2012

    Messy reforms begin to bear fruit

    The real imponderable of the English higher education reforms has been how students would react. On the evidence so far, the...

  5. October 26, 2011

    Sadler’s Wells warns of threat to projects

    Sadler’s Wells, the London dance theatre, has reported a strong year of ticket sales, but warns that financial pressures...

  6. October 25, 2011

    Scottish gold mine receives approval

    Plans to establish Scotland’s first commercial gold and silver mine in Loch Lomond National Park, a leading tourism...

  7. October 19, 2011

    Watchdog warns councils over school finances

    Local authority state schools need stronger financial supervision, according to a report by the National Audit Office,...

  8. October 6, 2011

    Leveson inquiry opens with claims of bias

    The inquiry into phone hacking began on Thursday with accusations of bias against the panel of assessors and claims that...

  9. September 28, 2011

    Tabloids challenge ‘unrepresentative’ Leveson panel

    Sir Brian Leveson, the high court judge in charge of the inquiry into press standards, said on Wednesday he would consider...

  10. September 23, 2011

    Frankel piles pressure on Gove

    The Department for Education has failed to keep “within the spirit – and probably the letter – of the law”, according to one...

  11. September 21, 2011

    Councils step into Gove emails affair

    Lawyers acting for a local authority have demanded that civil servants establish whether Michael Gove, education secretary,...

  12. September 19, 2011

    Gove faces probe over private e-mails

    Michael Gove and his closest advisers are being investigated by the Information Commissioner after the Financial Times...

  13. Westminster Blog

    July 21, 2011

    Sir Gus knocks down Raynsford's civil servant's accusations

    We brought you fresh details this morning of Nick Raynsford’s claims that a former government figure believed he was the...

  14. July 20, 2011

    Campaigners dismayed at remit of inquiry

    Campaigners expressed disappointment that the remit of Lord Justice Leveson’s panel inquiring into illegal press activity,...

  15. May 19, 2011

    School building agency chief to step down

    The head of the government’s school building agency is leaving his post to set up a social investment company that will...

  16. March 29, 2011

    Gove gets red light over target guru

    Senior mandarins have been dismayed at reports that Sir Michael Barber, the former head of Tony Blair’s Downing Street...

  17. November 23, 2010

    Carrying the can for tax fiasco

    So who is carrying the can at Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs in the wake of the great tax fiasco? Looks like the fall guy –...

  18. August 11, 2010

    Sir Gus is not a Whitehall quitter

    Suggestions on Tuesday night that Sir Gus O’Donnell, Britain’s top civil servant, may be about to quit will have come as a...

  19. April 22, 2010

    Cuts hurt England more than Scotland

    Public spending will be better protected in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland once the axe falls after the general...

  20. April 22, 2010

    Cuts hurt England more than Scotland

    Public spending will be better protected in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland once the axe falls after the general...

  21. March 19, 2010

    Something for the weekend

    Although retailers are well aware of the power of the internet and its ability to let them reach customers outside their...

  22. February 18, 2010

    First priority must be to restore robust growth

    From Lord Skidelsky and others. Sir, In their letter to The Sunday Times of February 14, Professor Tim Besley and 19...

  23. December 7, 2009

    We urge Darling not to undermine recovery with cuts

    From Prof David Blanchflower and others. Sir, As we look forward to the pre-Budget report there is inevitability a great...

  24. October 21, 2009

    Quangocrats seek mercy from Tories

    Most of the nation's 790 quangos are desperate to talk to the Tories, who want to institute a big cull in quango numbers....

  25. October 20, 2009

    Quangocrats seek mercy from Tories

    Most of the nation’s 790 quangos are desperate to talk to the Tories, who want to institute a big cull in quango numbers....

  26. May 19, 2009

    Charity to play after-school role

    A new education charity will be launched today by Partnerships for Schools, the delivery agency for the government's...

  27. March 3, 2009

    People person

    A Pearson stalwart of nearly 40 years, having joined as a trainee in 1970, Sir David Bell is stepping down from the board...

  28. October 16, 2008

    Australia pushes for international rules to 'rein in executive greed'

    The Australian prime minister said yesterday he would push for new global rules to outlaw excessive pay packages for bank...

  29. October 15, 2008

    Rudd calls for crackdown on executive pay

    Kevin Rudd joined international leaders calling for a crackdown on executive pay in the financial services industry which...

  30. July 19, 2008

    Give Bundy his due as a great public servant

    From Dr Arthur I. Cyr. Sir, John Train’s column “The heresies and swamis that can hurt your profile” (FT.com, June 28) was...

  31. January 29, 2008

    Gold watches and carriage clocks for the 21st century

    After a lifetime's loyal service to the company, the good corporate manager was traditionally presented with a carriage...

  32. January 28, 2008

    Carriage clocks for the 21st century

    After a lifetime’s loyal service to the company, the good corporate manager was traditionally presented with a carriage...

  33. November 6, 2007

    Page turned for Les Echos

    Devotees of Les Echos, the leading French financial newspaper, are getting used to going without their usual read at...

  34. July 4, 2007

    Third strike at Les Echos

    Journalists at Les Echos yesterday voted to stage their third strike in two weeks. The decision came after they rejected...

  35. June 21, 2007

    LVMH confirms interest in Les Echos

    LVMH, the luxury goods group, on Thursday announced that it was in exclusive talks to buy Les Echos from Pearson, the owner...

  36. June 20, 2007

    Les Echos journalists strike over Pearson's decision to sell

    Journalists at Les Echos, France's leading business daily, have gone on strike, preventing publication of today's edition,...

  37. June 19, 2007

    FT’s sister paper staff threaten strike

    Journalists at Les Echos, the Financial Times’ French sister paper, have threatened to strike as owner Pearson confirmed on...

  38. June 19, 2007

    Les Echos staff threaten strike

    Journalists on Les Echos, the Financial Times' French sister paper, threatened yesterday to strike as owner Pearson moved...

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