In November 1956 Britain and France invaded Egypt - to regain control of the Suez canal
An industrial accident on the banks of the Rhine in 1986, turned the river red
What was it like to vote in Burma's last general election in 1990?
It is exactly 15 years since the Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated.
Is it a book you would even wish your wives and servants to read?
Ted Sorensen, speechwriter to John F Kennedy, died at the weekend.
Why did the Dodo - a flightless bird - become extinct?
Living through the Cuban Missile Crisis - in Cuba
Talking to the leader of the Taliban