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

Telecoms group describes move to block planned takeover as a ‘radical’ departure


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


Amsterdam chosen as post-Brexit home for medicines agency

Decision comes after President Trump chose to nominate Jay Powell as next bank head

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

Court’s prosecutor seeks authority to probe allegations of war crimes in Afghanistan


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

Interview Europe

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

Leftist Andrés Manuel López Obrador aims to quell market fears over his economic vision


Army chief says Mnangagwa to return to Zimbabwe as Zanu-PF moves to impeach president

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State approves controversial project but insists on alternative route

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


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


Committee awaiting answers from Facebook and Twitter will travel to Washington

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

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