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'Partisan' Newspapers Were 'Highly Negative' During Election Campaign

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK

The negative coverage of the general election campaign by British newspapers has been exposed in an academic analysis of the media which underlines Fl...

The Tory-Backing Newspapers Can't Believe That Shock Exit Poll

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

Britain’s newspapers can’t quite believe the shock exit poll that predicts this election could go catastrophically wrong for Theresa May - includi...

Michael Portillo In Extraordinary Attack On FT Editor Over Brexit

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK

Michael Portillo has launched an extraordinary attack on the editor of the Financial Times for his newspaper lacking patriotism in its reporting of Br...

Michael Gove Reveals Frayed Relations With David Cameron Since Brexit Vote

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

Michael Gove has revealed he has still not spoken to David Cameron since their friendship broke down over the EU referendum result. The former Justic...

Five Stories You May Have Missed This Week

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Politics

1. Nearly Every Local Authority Will Raise Council Tax Millions face hikes in council tax as the majority of town halls expect to raise rates, a thin...

FT Article Exposes All That's Wrong With Amber Rudd's 'Jackboot' Approach To Foreign Workers

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 05.10.2016 | UK

The Financial Times (FT) has made a daring intervention in the row over how Britain treats its foreign workers by branding government ministers “jac...

Has Progress Stalled for LGBT+ Inclusion in 2016?

Suki Sandhu | Posted 30.07.2017 | UK
Suki Sandhu

This time last year, during the nominations process for our third annual OUTstanding and FT Power Lists, there was a sense of progress and celebration...

A 14-Year-Old Just Brilliantly Explained Gender Stereotypes To The FT

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 22.04.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A teenager has schooled journalists at one of the world's most respected newspapers on the seriously outdated use of gender stereotypes. Anna Schleite...

David Cameron Is Wrong: Businesses Should Speak Out About the EU

Gavin Devine | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Politics
Gavin Devine

Businesses have a legitimate right to be heard, and for them to express a view would add practical experience and good sense to the debate. And so shutting up the business lobby is probably impossible, and would be stupidly counterproductive. The Prime Minister's advisers, not for the first time, are wrong.

Financial Times Is Sold To Japan's Nikkei For £844 Million

PA | Posted 23.07.2016 | UK

The Financial Times has been sold to Japan's Nikkei for £844 million. Pearson has owned the Financial Times since 1957. The sale does not incl...

Google Admits It's Made Mistakes

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK

Google is to admit it has "made mistakes" in how it treated the media, as it announces a new fund for European newspapers, including The Guardian and ...

The Europe Editor At The FT Has Just Accused Charlie Hebdo Of 'Muslim Baiting'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.01.2015 | UK

The Europe editor of the Financial Times has accused Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical newspaper attacked by extremists on Wednesday, of "Muslim bai...

The Demise of OPEC Is Not Imminent

Nehad Ismail | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK
Nehad Ismail

The recent huge drop in oil prices caused some commentators to predict the imminent collapse of OPEC. Some talked about the humbling of OPEC and others talked about the early demise of OPEC. The Financial Times warned on 10th December:

Our OUTstanding Business Leaders Prove the Power of Authenticity

Suki Sandhu | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK
Suki Sandhu

Welcoming the first ever 'out' CEO of a FTSE 100 company isn't the only major change since last year; our 'Top 100' is twice as long and includes three times as many transgender business leaders.

A Range of Voices in the Press Is Not Enough, We Need a Range of Pictures, Too

Clare Finney | Posted 29.09.2014 | UK
Clare Finney

Like many journalists, I revel in the cacophony of voices our papers present - but that is not enough. Humans see as well as listen. To ensure balance - of news, comment or of features - we need a range of photos too.

LOOK: The FT Was Fantastically British About D-Day

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Politics

The world is gathering today to remember seventy years ago, when soldiers carried out the D-Day landings, an audacious incursion into Nazi-occupied Fr...

The Inequality Row: Has the Penny Dropped?

John Nickson | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK
John Nickson

Evidence of increasing inequality has been accumulating for 30 years. Taxes were reduced, the financial, property and IT sectors boomed and billionaires appeared. Since then, the number of billionaires based in Britain is reported to have increased tenfold to 104.

(VIDEO) Guardian CEO Andrew Miller: 'Journalism Is On The Rise Again'

Andy Plesser | Posted 31.05.2014 | UK
Andy Plesser

LONDON - The Guardian's publisher will post annual digital revenue up by a quarter to over £70 million ($116 million) for the year ending March, CEO ...

Women in Leadership: Is Perfectionism Holding You Back?

Neela Bettridge | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Neela Bettridge

A lot of women are perfectionists, and in some situations, it's a real plus. Perfectionists aim high and strive to give of their best. More often than not, they get whatever they are doing right. But at what cost?

Why the FT Chose Mobile First Over SEO for FastFT

Garrett Goodman | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Garrett Goodman

Six months ago, The Financial Times launched fastFT, a new subscriber product that aimed to break market-moving financial and political stories as quickly as possible, 24 hours a day. I recently spoke with Rob Grimshaw and Megan Murphy, FT.com's Managing Director and the Chief Correspondent of fastFT respectively, who shed some light on the innovations...

The World Bank Report About the Palestinian Economy Slams Israel, Israel Slams the Report

Nehad Ismail | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Nehad Ismail

In November 2008 according to Haaretz, The Likud Chairman Benjamin Netanyahu told the closing plenary of the United Jewish Communities General Assembl...

Down... To Margate

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Politics

In what promises to be one of the most interesting subplots of the 2015 general election, Nigel Farage is being touted to contest one of the seats in ...

Israelis and Palestinians Deserve to Live in Peace

Nehad Ismail | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK
Nehad Ismail

US Secretary of State John Kerry must be chuffed at his success in bringing Israelis and Palestinians to the negotiating table. It took six visits to the region and hours of arm twisting behind the scenes to restart the peace talks that broke down in 2008.

Love Alive in Art: The Artist's Ardor Springs from Nature

Ana Tzarev | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ana Tzarev

In my younger days, I savored each drop of my education - every lesson was a shining gift to be unwrapped, and my mind was eager to take them in. I still recall with such clarity the day my class learned about Luther Burbank, a pioneer of agriculture and a true reveler in Nature's glory.

Corruption and India's Growth Aspirations

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK
Preetam Kaushik

From ancient times to its post-liberalization phase, many global commentators have tried to contain India within a description. Foreign visitors, from...