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Our political columnist mulls Brexit, Conservatism and why the Habsburg dynasty could be HBO's next best hit https://econ.st/2ZmHC8t
Our political columnist mulls Brexit, Conservatism and why the Habsburg dynasty could be HBO's next best hit

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The worst a chocolate binge can do for a mischievous four-year-old is a dizzying sugar high. For dogs, however, the theobromine found in cocoa beans can cause vomiting, diarrhoea and seizures https://econ.st/2ZmXMyt
The worst a chocolate binge can do for a mischievous four-year-old is a dizzying sugar high. For dogs, however, the theobromine found in cocoa beans can cause vomiting, diarrhoea and seizures

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New York and 46 other states currently allow unvaccinated children to attend school if their parents claim that they object to vaccines on religious grounds https://econ.st/2ZcwPgW
New York and 46 other states currently allow unvaccinated children to attend school if their parents claim that they object to vaccines on religious grounds

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Cambodia’s economy, which war and the Khmers Rouges had destroyed, has quickly revived in recent years. Hun Sen, the country’s authoritarian ruler, has benefitted https://econ.st/2ZlEyte
Cambodia’s economy, which war and the Khmers Rouges had destroyed, has quickly revived in recent years. Hun Sen, the country’s authoritarian ruler, has benefitted

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Strip away the counterfactual wrapping and “Machines Like Me” is ultimately about what makes people human. The reader is left baffled and beguiled https://econ.st/2GsjVEe
Strip away the counterfactual wrapping and “Machines Like Me” is ultimately about what makes people human. The reader is left baffled and beguiled

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Born and brought up in Tashkent, Ms Ismailova has lived most of her adult life in Europe; but she feels an “unconditional connection, like the unconditional love for your parents or children”, with the traditions she inherited https://econ.st/2XqqXiF
Born and brought up in Tashkent, Ms Ismailova has lived most of her adult life in Europe; but she feels an “unconditional connection, like the unconditional love for your parents or children”, with the traditions she inherited

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In a production at the Almeida theatre, the fin-de-siècle listlessness of Chekhov’s play is partially relocated to the present. The characters speak in a contemporary vernacular, but they exchange traditional Russian silverware and dream of a future in which “women will wear trousers” https://econ.st/2XqCE8V
In a production at the Almeida theatre, the fin-de-siècle listlessness of Chekhov’s play is partially relocated to the present. The characters speak in a contemporary vernacular, but they exchange traditional Russian silverware and dream of a future in which “women will wear trousers”

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“Machines Like Me” is set in London in the 1980s, except with 21st-century technology, and—as the existence of a handsome android indicates—much more besides https://econ.st/2GskrlE
“Machines Like Me” is set in London in the 1980s, except with 21st-century technology, and—as the existence of a handsome android indicates—much more besides

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The independence referendum in Catalonia alarmed many Spaniards and contributed to a rightward shift in national politics. The general election will show the extent of that shift https://econ.st/2GqDVae
The independence referendum in Catalonia alarmed many Spaniards and contributed to a rightward shift in national politics. The general election will show the extent of that shift

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Publicis hopes the acquisition will give it an edge over rival holding companies such as WPP, Omnicom or Interpublic Group https://econ.st/2XtMwPn
Publicis hopes the acquisition will give it an edge over rival holding companies such as WPP, Omnicom or Interpublic Group

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Mauricio Macri, Argentina’s president, is freezing prices and supporting the peso in an attempt to improve his weakening chances of re-election https://econ.st/2Xq2A4j
Mauricio Macri, Argentina’s president, is freezing prices and supporting the peso in an attempt to improve his weakening chances of re-election

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Reasons why the story of the Habsburg dynasty is eerily similar to Game of Thrones, and other thoughts on Brexit and Conservatism from our political columnist https://econ.st/2Zo9Wr2
Reasons why the story of the Habsburg dynasty is eerily similar to Game of Thrones, and other thoughts on Brexit and Conservatism from our political columnist

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Centuries of selective breeding has refined the genomes of most high-value crops. This is good for yields but bad for coping with climate change, leaving them at risk of disease https://econ.st/2XkBQSN
Centuries of selective breeding has refined the genomes of most high-value crops. This is good for yields but bad for coping with climate change, leaving them at risk of disease

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Researchers had recently conducted a detailed laser scan of the entire cathedral. Their billion-plus data points constitute a virtual copy of the building https://econ.st/2Gva2pz
Researchers had recently conducted a detailed laser scan of the entire cathedral. Their billion-plus data points constitute a virtual copy of the building

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Preventing discrimination depends not on white men discovering their inner liberal but on decisions being taken by those with broader perspectives https://econ.st/2ZmMcnk
Preventing discrimination depends not on white men discovering their inner liberal but on decisions being taken by those with broader perspectives

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Raya al-Hassan is the Arab world’s first female interior minister. In a country of crusty warlords, she is challenging stereotypes https://econ.st/2GsxyU0
Raya al-Hassan is the Arab world’s first female interior minister. In a country of crusty warlords, she is challenging stereotypes

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Is it too early to say anything meaningful about which candidates will win? Yes it is: at this point in the 2016 cycle Donald Trump had not even announced his bid for the presidency https://econ.st/2Xp0LVy
Is it too early to say anything meaningful about which candidates will win? Yes it is: at this point in the 2016 cycle Donald Trump had not even announced his bid for the presidency

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The final blow for the Jet Airways was the unwillingness of a consortium of banks to release emergency funding https://econ.st/2Xq8xhF
The final blow for the Jet Airways was the unwillingness of a consortium of banks to release emergency funding

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Neither journalists nor activists, like Mr Assange, have carte blanche to break the law in exercising their First Amendment rights https://econ.st/2XlQmts
Neither journalists nor activists, like Mr Assange, have carte blanche to break the law in exercising their First Amendment rights

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The fossil remains of the Homo luzonensis suggests it was adapted to climbing trees as well as walking on two legs https://econ.st/2KwwiDu
The fossil remains of the Homo luzonensis suggests it was adapted to climbing trees as well as walking on two legs

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