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US president undercuts his national security adviser ahead of talks in Japan

Deal would allow gas-rich Gulf state to enter English football for the first time

Brexit set to dominate campaign to lead Tory party

Concern grows over Igor Kolomoisky’s influence on the novice president

Four months after the Brumadinho dam disaster, prosecutors are circling and investors are demanding major change

The electric-car group’s shares have lost close to a fifth of their value in a week

US president’s tax cuts prompt increase in prices for most sought-after models

Eurozone’s third-largest economy may not sit on bank’s board for first time since 1998

US FDA gives green light for $2.1m treatment of spinal muscular atrophy

Indian prime minister vows to serve the interests of all including Muslim minority

Competition intensifies for global market share as Chinese company faces curbs

Life & Arts

For all the talk of a ‘loneliness epidemic’, it is possible to have too much company

From music to food, live events are a summer fixture. Are they lucrative for landowners?

Despite the many flaws of the series, it has left us wanting more

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Payments industry sees flurry of big deals in race to cash in on rising digital transactions

President Trump seeks to inject measures preventing devaluations into trade deals

Guilherme Leal seen as a friendly face of capitalism as he looks to burnish green credentials

FAA says ‘frank’ talks over grounded aircraft did not result in resumption timetable

Opinion

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Liberty Media wants to revamp rules and unequal rewards

Rising atmospheric concentrations have power to hasten global warming, scientists warn

Supporters celebrate but opponents fear crackdown on dissent and religious minorities

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Concerns remain that tariff dispute between US and China will escalate

Developing countries pull ahead for first time since 2013 despite widespread gloom

UK pound tops $1.27 as prime minister details her departure from Downing Street

Technology

The industry remains overwhelmingly white, male, wealthy and young

Competition intensifies for global market share as Chinese company faces curbs

Ryan Graves’ departure signals first management shake-up since market listing

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