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The phone-hacking trial will be dream territory for the PM’s rivals (Daily Telegraph) The spectacle of the Prime Minister’s personally chosen director of communications on trial will be too delicious a target to ignore for many Lib Dems, writes Peter Oborne.

Fixing the eurozone is a labour worthy of Hercules (FT, £) No sooner has one threat gone than another springs up to test its…

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