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Struck by the power of the simple invention

“I was really taken aback,” Dr Dilip Mahalanabis recalled of arriving at Bangaon’s city hospital in 1971. Bangaon is now on the border between India and Bangladesh. At that time, though, it was in the middle of a refugee crisis and a vicious cholera outbr

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Falling inflation and smaller rate rises in US give hope to emerging markets

Analysts caution however that developing countries would not automatically be able to start cutting interest rates

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Martin Wolf on the economy in 2023

The FT’s chief economics commentator discusses some of 2022’s biggest stories — inflation, the war in Ukraine, climate change — and how they might impact events next year

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Former FTX chief charged with fraud

Global stocks climb after cooler than expected US inflation data

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