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Berlin says it is inconceivable that Johnson will soften stance on Irish backstop

Stock rebounds a day after the report caused the shares to fall 12%

Presidential frontrunner insists country will not return to the radical populism of the past

Catholic orders downscale, with some offering funds as redress for abuse victims

Socialite under scrutiny over alleged underage sex-trafficking ring is rarely seen

A speech on gun control gives the New Jersey senator a lift after trailing behind rivals

Justice department claims oil shipment is part of sales scheme to finance Tehran’s military

Medical examiner’s finding comes a week after demise of financier accused of sex trafficking

Investors remain wary over global economy as S&P warns it is on ‘high alert’ in US

West African nation loses legal case over aborted gas processing plant contract

Businesses count the cost of falling visitor numbers as trade war bites

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The veteran banker on steering Citigroup and Lloyds through crisis — and where the next storm could hit

The South African-owned chain has shown a long-running and deep-seated support for art and artists

In his $35m submarine, Victor Vescovo has reached the profoundest points of four oceans

US News

Vindicated over infamous Ponzi scheme, the financial sleuth is still waiting for a big payday

Trump administration builds bipartisan backing for prospective deal

Rashida Tlaib had been permitted to visit West Bank family a day after being barred

Boston-based robot maker offers retailers alternative to Amazon’s storehouse automation

Opinion

Highlights

How did Charles Koch turn the family business into one of America’s richest? A new book unravels the mystery

Henry Mance plugged in, turned on and hit Interstate 80 to find out

The inventors claim the gadget is helpful to users and mental health professionals

Markets News

Investors are increasingly moving away from aggressive trades, and the volatility that they entail

Feeble returns from safer bonds steer funds into longer, shakier instruments

Market sell-off following street protests wipes $15bn from top tycoons’ net worth

Technology

Almost half of the backing for $108bn venture will be provided by company and employees

The wave of money behind companies such as Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods encourages fish start-ups

London CCTV cameras proliferate, WeWork IPO prospectus, OnePlus 5G handset

Life & Arts