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The president has left himself just one tool to stop a recession — bullying Jay Powell

Pair both label each other as the one at risk of going down in history as ‘Mr No Deal’

New approach would alleviate influence of capital outflows, BoE governor says

Matteo Salvini’s bid to trigger an election campaign is the talk of the beach

Brazil’s president seeks to ease international pressure as leaders gather for G7 summit

There is mounting evidence that retirement can be bad for us, especially if we enjoy our jobs

Rich people don’t get richer only because of tax windfalls. Rich people get richer because they hang out together

Consummate New Delhi insider remained articulate advocate for Modi’s government despite ill health

Buildings funded by British government department found to be at risk of collapse

British Foreign Office welcomes release after fears detention linked to protests

Tech group’s move follows bitter internal feuds and claims of anticonservative bias

Community concerned Ankara will prioritise expansion of economic ties to Beijing

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Oxfam wants us to give up shopping for a month. Stella Tennant has taken the pledge. Will you?

Taming trolls, free speech — and marriage to Serena Williams

‘No Time to Die’ gives 007 another shot at relevance

US News

President fires insults at central bank chief as Jackson Hole gathering gets underway

The former Trump official has helped the bank get close to Saudi Arabia

PM fights to keep flare-up in conflict-of-interest case from harming bid for second term

Records reveal that deal on data misuse case was not supported by Democratic appointee

Opinion

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Last October, the Ukrainian church broke away from Russia — and triggered the greatest schism in Orthodoxy for centuries

FT Alphaville Jamie Powell

The pop star creates a new risk for financialised music royalties.

Tailor catering exclusively for women on running her business one stitch at a time

Markets News

Progress in addressing imbalances in the financial industry remains painfully slow

The Long View Michael Mackenzie

As coupons shrivel and investors rely on rising prices, bonds are becoming stock-like

Strong projection unsettles traders who had been braced for impact of heavy rains

Technology

Tech group’s move follows bitter internal feuds and claims of anticonservative bias

Records reveal that deal on data misuse case was not supported by Democratic appointee

Chinese tech giant calls latest reprieve ‘meaningless’ as it seeks to build self-reliance

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