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DISEASE Ebola outbreaks explained

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.

Infographic INFOGRAPHIC: The last days of rosewood

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

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)

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

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?

INFOGRAPHIC: Silk road revival – how the ancient route is enhancing China's trade ties

INFOGRAPHIC: Silk road revival – how the ancient route is enhancing China's trade ties

25 Jul 2014
TRANSPORTATION INFOGRAPHIC: Ding! Ding! Hong Kong's historic trams celebrate 110th anniversary

INFOGRAPHIC: Ding! Ding! Hong Kong's historic trams celebrate 110th anniversary

21 Jul 2014

Known affectionately by their reassuringly familiar chime, the city's historic trams have graced our frenetic thoroughfares since 1904. As they celebrate their 110th anniversary, the trams have remained as relevant as ever through constant modernisation, at the same time keeping fares affordable for all.

MH17 INFOGRAPHIC: Shot down over Ukraine

INFOGRAPHIC: Shot down over Ukraine

18 Jul 2014

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 airliner en route to Kuala Lumpur from Amsterdam crashed near Donetsk in eastern Ukraine on Thursday. 

World cup 2014 INFOGRAPHIC: Why China is the real winner at the World Cup

INFOGRAPHIC: Why China is the real winner at the World Cup

19 Nov 2014 2 comments

While Germany beat Argentina in the World Cup final, the real winner is China. The country may not have sent a team to Brazil but its manufacturing might ensured China's presence was felt at every level of the tournament.

TENNIS INFOGRAPHIC: In men's tennis, how big are the Big Four?

INFOGRAPHIC: In men's tennis, how big are the Big Four?

7 Sep 2014 Interactive

This interactive graphic takes a look back at 15 years of tennis through the Grand Slam matches of four greats.