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ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

INFOGRAPHIC: The Premier League back in action

19 Aug 2014

The English Premier League returns to action this weekend. Here's our in-depth guide to the world's most popular football league.

In the eye of the storm: How deadly typhoons have changed the face of Hong Kong

21 Aug 2014 2 comments Interactive

A two-part special report on how Hong Kong copes with tropical cyclones

INFOGRAPHIC: Put a ring on it

30 Aug 2014

Beijing’s original ring road followed Tram Line No 4, a route which defined the city centre at the turn of the last century. As Beijing expands, so have its ring roads. The new Seventh Ring Road will link neighbouring Hebei and Tianjin, becoming part of President Xi Jinping’s planned megacity.

WORLD WAR I

INFOGRAPHIC: The shot heard around the world

30 Aug 2014 1 comment

The lamps are going out all over Europe, we shall not see them lit again in our lifetime,” said British minister Sir Edward Grey, on the eve of Britain declaring war on Germany. Many expected the Great War to be brief. 

DISEASE

Ebola outbreaks explained

3 Aug 2014 4 comments

Ebola is one of the deadliest viruses on earth, with a mortality rate of up to 90 per cent, higher than influenza viruses. Currently, the virus is spreading in West Africa, leading the WHO to say that it is spreading faster than efforts to control it.

CHINA POLITICS

INFOGRAPHIC: Zhou Yongkang's web of power, money, connections

17 Sep 2014
Infographic

INFOGRAPHIC: The last days of rosewood

5 Aug 2014 New Click to view the full-size infographic in high resolution. 

101 yellow jerseys of Paris

30 Aug 2014

Apart from the first and second world wars, the Tour de France has been held every year since 1903 when journalist Geo Lesevre at L'Auto magazine envisaged a cycle race across the country.

INFOGRAPHIC: A historical look at aviation accidents (2014)

25 Jul 2014 3 comments

With over 700 dead in six accidents in little more than six months, 2014 is likely to be one of the worst years in recent history for commercial aviation.

MH17

INFOGRAPHIC: In the wake of MH17, aerial routes between Europe and Hong Kong between July 6 and 18

21 Jul 2014 1 comment Interactive

If you flew between Western Europe and Hong Kong recently, did your aircraft pass over a war zone?