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CT Loo: champion of Chinese art ... or villain?

CT Loo Nearly a decade ago, in Paris, Géraldine Lenain’s phone rang and an agitated man’s voice came on the line. Could she meet him at the Pagoda in the 8th arrondissement, next to the Parc Monceau? It was a matter of some urgency. Could she come [...] Read more ...

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25 Apr 2014

King George V inspects ANZAC troops

In April and May 1917, King George V spent two days inspecting Australian and New Zealand troops from depots on Salisbury Plain, where the soldiers were based before embarking for the front line. During the review of 17 April, around 30,000 Australian troops from the Australian Imperial Force marched past King George V in a parade that lasted over [...] Read more ...

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25 Apr 2014

World & Global Economy Video

Right next door to India's financial centre in Mumbai is Dharavi, one of Asia's largest slums. The FT talks to some of the residents about how they plan to vote in the Indian election and why. Read more ...

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25 Apr 2014