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‘A world of train’: Where in Europe is rail travel a nightmare?

'A world of train': Where in Europe is rail travel a nightmare?

From France‘s high-speed TGVs to Moldova’s Soviet-era services with wooden benches, Europe’s train network is a patchwork of varying standards. It’s particularly bad in the Balkans, according to a World Economic Forum (WEF) report, which ranked services on frequency, punctuality, speed and price. In Albania, not a single passenger train ...

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‘Chasing the dream’: Atalanta ride wave of remarkable run in Europe

Valencia’s players attend a training session ahead of their Champions League match against Atalanta on Wednesday. Reuters Gian Piero Gasperini’s Atalanta are counting on the wave of enthusiasm generated by the Italian outsiders remarkable run in their Champions League debut season to surge past Spanish club Valencia in the knockout ...

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