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Sajid Javid: the man who would be prime minister
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Sajid Javid: the man who would be prime minister

Sajid Javid is the Home Secretary, which seems to be teetering on the edge of political oblivion. Only a year ago, Theresa May held a snap general election. She let it be known to everyone at Westminster that Sajid Javid

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Pakistan election, US tech results, Ryanair strike threat
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Pakistan election, US tech results, Ryanair strike threat

Here are the top stories we’ll be watching this week. Earnings at Facebook and Google are expected to power ahead, despite growing regulatory pressure. In the final days before elections in Pakistan, corruption and the role of the military have

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Immigration and Trump dominate US midterm elections
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Immigration and Trump dominate US midterm elections

Caravan, turn around. You’re not coming in. You’re not coming in. The US midterm elections are a referendum on Donald Trump. Over the past two months, the president has criss-crossed the nation to help the Republicans save their majorities in

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US midterm elections, results from Japan’s big carmakers

Here are some of the big stories the Financial Times will be watching in the week ahead. A referendum on Donald Trump’s presidency as the US votes in midterm elections, Japan’s big carmakers report second-quarter results. And it’s a big

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US-South Korea meeting, Colombia election, Irish abortion vote
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US-South Korea meeting, Colombia election, Irish abortion vote

Hello, and welcome to the Week Ahead from the Financial Times in London. Here are some of the big stories we’ll be watching this week. The US and South Korea meets to discuss North Korea. Colombians go to the polls

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FT editor on US midterm elections
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FT editor on US midterm elections

Lionel, we had a momentous evening. The Democrats won the House. The Republicans expanded their majority in the Senate. Donald Trump today said it was a tremendous success. How should we view what happened in America? It’s a tremendous exercise

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China v US at G20, CDU leader election, Thomas Cook results
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China v US at G20, CDU leader election, Thomas Cook results

Here are the top stories we’ll be watching this week. All eyes will be on China-US relations at the G20 summit. The contest to replace Angela Merkel as head of the CDU in Germany hots up. And how will Brexit

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Why doctors, lawyers, artists back the Hong Kong protests | Understanding Hong Kong
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Why doctors, lawyers, artists back the Hong Kong protests | Understanding Hong Kong

My name is Angeline. I’m a solicitor here in Hong Kong. And in our free time, myself and a lot of colleagues, we go and assist people who are arrested because of the protests. My name is Alfred. I’m a

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How Donald Trump and Boris Johnson threaten democracy
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How Donald Trump and Boris Johnson threaten democracy

“Muslim women who wear the niqab, the full veil, resemble nothing so much as letterboxes or bank robbers.” “Africans can be described as piccaninnies.” Those aren’t the words of Donald Trump, who was visiting London this week for a state

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Escalating Hong Kong protests challenge Beijing
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Escalating Hong Kong protests challenge Beijing

Tens of thousands of people have gathered here in Yuen Long for yet another demonstration in what’s turning into a whole summer of demonstrations here in Hong Kong. This one is particularly worrying for the authorities here because it’s an

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