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A neglected tool of central banks shows its worth

Money supply numbers have been sending important signals before and during the pandemic

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The secret black sites where Iran carries out the worst of its torture

• Video: Man recounts harrowing experience surviving secret detention • The bare-chested boxer who became a hero to Iran's protest movement

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Is life in the UK really as bad as the numbers suggest? Yes, it is

At a time of shortages, we are certainly not short of gloomy economic forecasts. The Resolution Foundation think-tank notes that average real earnings have fallen by 7 per cent since a year ago and predicts that earnings will take four or five years to re

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Cautionary Tales – The Hero Who Rode His Segway Off A Cliff

Steve Jobs called ‘IT’ “the most amazing piece of technology since the PC”. According to Jeff Bezos ‘IT’ was not only “revolutionary”, but also infinitely commercial. IT was a fiendishly clever and massively hyped invention. But in

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