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2012-12-14

Business

Fed's new year resolve

The US Federal Reserve has said that from now on its stimulus measures will be linked not just to inflation, but also to unemployment. The central

Sport

Lara Gut wins downhill

Switzerland’s Lara Gut held her nerve to clinch her maiden World Cup downhill in Val D’isere on Friday. The 21 year old, who was runner up at the

Culture

Gianmaria Testa: a portrait

The Italian singer-songwriter Gianmaria Testa will celebrate 20 years in the music business next year. After winning the first prize in an Italian

World

Leaving no orphans behind

We all know that the outlook for orphans is often bleak. Life is also tough for children whose parents cannot look after them – for whatever reason

World

Cyprus's race for liquid gold

The second harvest of the year is being prepared in potato fields in Xylophagou, a speciality of the region in the south of Cyprus. But water from