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Critic of Saudi repression who paid the price for falling out of favour

US president accuses Moscow of breaching Cold War missile pact

Organisers say protest is biggest yet in support of a rethink on leaving EU

European Commission had accused coalition government of breaching budgetary rules

Independent candidate beats Liberals to take former prime minister’s Wentworth seat

The Irish backstop is the key to a deal but the EU cannot break up the UK

The founders of the prize created a tension between high-mindedness and readability

Study co-written with Standard Chartered points to benefits of faster processing

Waning well productivity may force cut in forecasts of output

Type 26 from Lockheed Martin-led group beats rivals to provide backbone of Ottawa’s navy

Moscow allegedly sought to create ‘social and political division’ ahead of polls

Tens of thousands demand president takes tougher stance against China

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The author Joan C Williams on how to behave in the workplace — and the role of class in the anti-#MeToo backlash

An exhilarating history of US capitalism from the former Fed chief and Adrian Wooldridge

‘Every dig is existential. Excavation is simultaneously an act of destruction and revelation’

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Hedge fund supremo stumbles with bet on US department store chain

Head of Cleveland-Cliffs lashes out at Wall Street analysts after shares fall

Shares plunge in Arkansas lender that has backed developments as far away as New York

Trump’s cap on state and local deductions causes anguish on campaign trail



The fall of the once-mighty SPD holds lessons for socialist parties across Europe

After initially getting the creeps, FT correspondent Robin Wigglesworth discovered the city’s charms

Blighted by corruption and ignored by regional allies and the US under Trump, some warn of ‘total chaos’ to come

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The Long View Michael Mackenzie

Unloved value stocks will shine but you’ll have to wait for the next recession

Cut comes as Italy lodged in row with Brussels over budget plans

Italian assets stage dramatic turnround; euro pushes higher


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Former UK deputy prime minister says he never wanted to be a lobbyist

US-based companies find willing recruits in figures such as Nick Clegg

Digital payments company’s stock needs a youthful kick

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