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German election

Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike declares she will lead opposition party against PM


Tailored curbs on 8 nationalities replace ban on travellers from 6 Muslim-majority states

Madrid and Barcelona authorities battle over which of them control of regional police force

President’s son-in-law denies he used personal account to conduct official business

Chinese politicians eye briefings on ‘America first’ approach to issues such as North Korea

Automated routine work is everywhere — even coaching

Long queues of eager voters formed well before polling stations opened at 8am

Deal is largest European leveraged buyout in almost five years

Anglo-Dutch consumer group targets Asian country’s $13bn beauty market

Developing nations eclipse richer rivals as falling costs cut need for subsidies

President says football league should sack players who do not stand for national anthem

US News

Latest bid to repeal and replace Obamacare appears set to fail in Congress

Authority on New York recovery calls for ‘trillions of dollars’ of infrastructure investment

Trade commission rules domestic panel makers seriously injured by foreign competition

Analysis US trade

Several trade cases may allow president to fulfil his protectionist promises


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Labour leader's position secure after general election gains in June

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An insightful and timely account of the faultlines in Spanish politics

The womenswear collections were big on merchandise, but the ‘pile it on’ approach doesn’t always suit

For SS18, the designers combined their black lingerie trademark with card games — and a cabbage patch print

Markets News

Sovereign debt yields tick higher on eurozone periphery

Retailers and food companies among those buying insurance against sterling’s moves

China and India bring biggest threat to diesel and petrol engines closer


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