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21 Nov 2020
Paris and Zurich have risen to join Hong Kong at the top of a list of the world's most expensive cities to live in. The ranking is compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit, which looks at the cost of 138 everyday goods across more than 130 countries.
8 Mar 2018
To mark International Women's Day, FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura gave an interview to FRANCE 24 at the headquarters of world football's governing body in Zurich.
9 Nov 2017
In early 1917, exiled revolutionary Vladimir Lenin returned to Russia by train from Zurich via Germany and Scandinavia.
23 Aug 2017
Britain's Mo Farah reflects on his athletics track career before his final ever track race - the 5,000 meters at the Diamond League in Zurich.
20 Dec 2016
A man storms into a Zurich mosque and opens fire on people praying, injuring three.

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