US president says Russian leader was ‘strong and powerful in his denial’

PM narrowly avoids Brexit defeat after accepting changes to customs bill

May’s health spending commitment seen to put public finances at risk

Stunning market rally goes into reverse as price tumbles 14%

Nuffield inquiry rules ‘designer babies’ acceptable under certain conditions

Anti-Semitism claims have left the community polarised and wounded

The document is significant and welcome, even though it fails four immediate tests

France were the best team in a World Cup that was big on goals and low on red cards

Country’s first $100m movie pulled after opening weekend box office take of just $7m

Business goes to Staffline for £1 just weeks after Stonebridge deal

Britain looks to develop combat aircraft that would enter service by 2035

Numbers arriving from outside EU surges as Europeans head home

Brexit

Chequers plan lacks strong support, and the alternative options look unattractive

Extending the March 2019 deadline is the best alternative to no deal with the EU

Pro-European Justine Greening makes demand in effort to break Westminster ‘stalemate’

UK News

Chief says concerts can push club towards annual turnover target

Move follows political backlash over ‘ATM deserts’ and a sharp fall in cash use

Latest overhaul of Thameslink services leads to delays and cancellations

Challenging trading conditions and revised credit put pressure on department store

Opinion

Highlights

The streaming service hopes to exploit a boom in internet use in the country. But can it avoid the pitfalls that have dogged other ventures?

Elton John’s husband controls the show behind the show

The Austrian banker held on to his job through a series of crises

Markets News

Brent crude at three-month low amid worries about higher supply

A proactive central bank and strong fundamentals offer investors confidence

Falling ratings at lenders could force funds to exit their investments

Technology

America’s dominant vape-maker looks to tap market of 7.4m smokers and 2.8m vapers

Stunning market rally goes into reverse as price tumbles 14%

Life & Arts