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From Swiss trains that run like clockwork, to Nigerian trains on a more leisurely pace
Is this Latin America's decade?
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
In 1995, archaeologists in Egypt's Valley of the Kings made a remarkable discovery
Betty Friedan's book kickstarted the modern women's movement.
South African court hears "Bladerunner" Oscar Pistorius' version of events in affidavit.
Reaction to a critical report into Australia London 2012 swim team.
Joining US forces in the Philippines plus the story of a poignant reunion in New York
Pistorius denies murder; Australian swimming toxic culture; 50 years of Feminine Mystique
Crosshairs controversy, description of Kate Middleton and Laurent Gbagbo appears in court.
Pistorius media frenzy; novelist in royals row; how to ace a Skype job interview.
Wednesday 20 February 2013