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Chancellor’s future in balance as German president calls on parties to end impasse

Fresh sanctions will form part of ‘maximum pressure campaign’ on Pyongyang

French capital narrowly beats Dublin to take over from London as host to the EU’s banking regulator after Brexit


Court wants to investigate military personnel and CIA over war crimes allegations

Technology group accelerates ambitions as it enters autonomous ride-hailing arena

New technology can bring the continental demos into being at last

Optimism fuelled by view PM still committed to reforms and popular enough to see them through

Range of machines has grown as they learn how to carry out tasks from human masters

Interview Europe

Investor speaks out in FT interview amid fears spy agencies will monitor rights groups

State approves controversial project but insists on alternative route


Signs emerge of a rift between military and ruling party over president’s fate

Law firms, hedge funds and a secretive Mexican billionaire are jockeying for position

State group to supply CEFC with 61m tonnes of oil over next five years

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Party’s narrow majority makes support from Collins and Flake critical 

Report estimates public health emergency’s economic toll at almost 3% of GDP in 2015

Centre-right candidate fails to secure outright victory, paving way for a run-off next month

Killing of seven, including actress Sharon Tate, brought era of peace and love to a bloody end


Video Germany politics

The possible scenarios as the parties fail to overcome their differences


Broadcom’s $130bn bid for Qualcomm reflects semiconductor companies’ desire to depend less on smartphones and vie for a foothold in AI

The student winners and the team of experts that chose them

Interview Luxury goods

‘Wash and go’ luxury merino wool suit reflects changes roiling luxury goods industry

Markets News

Bunds little moved while Xetra Dax rallies


More than 20 banks sign up with German exchange amid Brexit uncertainty

Special purpose vehicle will secure term financing for trading activities


Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox is being chased by Comcast, Verizon and Walt Disney

Technology group accelerates ambitions as it enters autonomous ride-hailing arena

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