• Opinion: A poll showed more than two-fifths of UK voters had learnt nothing from the first week of the election campaign. All that spending and almost none of it sinks in, which makes these campaigns the most expensive displacement activity in the world Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 20:21
  • Boris Johnson has insisted that there is 'no evidence' of Russian interference in the UK democratic process as calls mount for the prime minister to publish a report on the issue ahead of the general election. Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 20:01
  • Opinion: Venice demands tailor-made strategies and resources. If its leaders do not adopt a more informed, selfless and imaginative approach in the near future, the city’s next catastrophic flood could be her last. Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 19:41
  • Volkswagen said that it will spend €33bn on electric mobility in the next four years, solidifying its leadership in the shift to emissions-free transport and its attempt to put the diesel scandal firmly in the past. Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 19:36
  • Volkswagen said that it will spend €33bn on electric mobility in the next four years, solidifying its leadership in the shift to emissions-free transport and [delete - bolstering] its attempt to put the diesel scandal firmly in the past. Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 19:21
  • If the Woolworth building in New York was the first great building of the golden age of skyscrapers, the Tribune tower in Chicago was the last. Now you can buy a home in either — if you can afford it Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 18:41
  • ???? for Marriage Story: ‘Gruesome, glittering and gleefully watchable’ – it’s the guest-stars, Laura Dern, Ray Liotta and Alan Alda, playing three divorce law sharks, who make this a must-see movie, says our critic Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 18:21
  • ?When change comes, it will be radical ?Eco-consumers are on the march ?We’re all flexitarians now ?Green trade wars are looming ?Support for fossil fuels is faltering Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 18:01
  • 'Is co-living the answer to millennials’ housing prayers? After spending a night in London’s latest communal development, I hope not' Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 17:41
  • Rahm Emanuel, former mayor of Chicago and top adviser to America’s past two Democratic presidents, sits down to Lunch with the FT to talk about who might beat Trump, how ballet gave him backbone and why today's mayors can get more done than presidents Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 17:21
  • Games Workshop has signed up more than 2,000 UK schools to the Warhammer Alliance Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 17:01
  • Robert Shrimsley: Nationalisation has ceased to be a dirty word in British politics, partly because the Tories have failed to keep fighting against it with any conviction Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 16:41
  • Olivia Colman's ability to not take herself too seriously has made her into a national treasure Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 16:21
  • Derivatives traders will soon be able to ask: 'What’s the spread on cheese?' Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 16:01
  • Marie Yovanovitch has accused Donald Trump of trying to oust her based on 'unfounded or false claims' Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 15:41
  • For more than a century, only those born or raised in the Basque Country have been eligible to play for Athletic Bilbao Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 15:21
  • Apple is more serious about its entertainment plans than the industry had believed Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 15:01
  • The rise of 'OK boomer' is more than a simple internet squabble — it is symptomatic of two groups that are finding their world views increasingly irreconcilable, writes India Ross Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 14:41
  • The Trump administration wants South Korea to boost its contribution towards the cost of hosting US troops fivefold to roughly $5bn Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 14:20
  • With Lebanon’s minimum voting age set at 21, one of the world’s oldest, young people angry about Beirut’s distant political establishment and its mismanagement of the economy feel the only way they can voice their anger is to take to the streets Link https://t.co/Ww59vswYXt
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 14:00
  • Two of the world’s biggest fund management bosses called for an end to ‘our obsession with ever-increasing GDP’ and the ‘primacy of shareholders’ over the environment Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 13:40
  • Good morning New York. While you were sleeping this was our most-read story Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 13:20
  • How fast is your broadband? If you’re in the UK countryside, chances are it’s faster than it would be in London or Birmingham. Read more on Britain's new digital divide: Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 13:00

    Ever since the internet moved from the squawky sound of a dial-up connection to the instant gratification of broadband, politicians have worried about the countryside being left behind. Across the world, governments have fretted about the digital divide — the gap in speeds between rural and urban areas that seemed to offer privileged access to the internet for those people who live in cities.    

    Yet in Great Britain, at least, something very different is happening. A detailed analysis by the Financial Times of data provided by the industry regulator Ofcom shows that consumers in some of the most rural areas enjoy broadband speeds considerably faster than those in the middle of London or Manchester.

    Within Great Britain, there are only 44 postcodes that offer average speeds of 1GBit/s, the “gigabit speed” broadband that is seen as a benchmark for the ideal standard for internet connections in the future — and is more than 20 times...

  • The FT View: Immortality on the silver screen is something to be earned by actors’ performances when they are alive, not through digital clones after they have gone Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 12:40
  • As Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour party leader, announces his plans to part-nationalise BT, here is a look back at the FT's series on 'The Corbyn Revolution' – where we take a deep dive into how his economic agenda would affect Britain’s economy? Link
    Financial Times Fri 15 Nov 2019 12:20
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