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Rightwing candidate promises ‘new generation’ of leadership for scarred country

Supporters and Democrats hit out over zero-tolerance approach on family separation

Beijing targets soyabeans, beef and off-road vehicles as pair edge closer to trade war

Chancellor seeks to head off split threatening German government

In three years the chief went from lean start-up to dealing with millions of users

Does being back to pre-crisis levels of profit signal a cyclical top?

Domestic biotech lures executives with promise of freer hand, more pay and equity

Top debt underwriters aim to improve pricing technology and maintain market influence

Intervention by President Trump’s son-in-law led to secretary of state’s Pyongyang visit

Sovereignty of Dokdo remains hot-button issue between Seoul and Tokyo

Assets previously held in royal family’s name will lose tax-exempt status

US News

The housing markets of rival cities in the US reflect differences in population, crime and transport

Fear of left trumps fear of right in bitter election campaign

Canadians rally around their leader but a trade war with the US threatens economy

Lagarde says effect of tax cuts will fade soon

Opinion

Highlights

Natalie Whittle talks to the actor, producer and businesswoman about the launch of her fiction imprint

Explore the more than 1,500 items threatened by new tariffs

Markets News

Politics and elections in particular driving emerging market fragility

Top debt underwriters aim to improve pricing technology and maintain market influence

Robert Ophèle of Autorité des Marchés Financiers raises fears over off-exchange trading

Technology

Musk vs reality, new Smash Bros, autonomous updates

Admirers say Chinese technology investments are akin to the Belt and Road Initiative

In three years the chief went from lean start-up to dealing with millions of users

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