HS2: Phase one of high-speed rail line gets go-ahead
Written by Online Journalist Tuesday, 10 January 2012 13:43
A controversial new high-speed rail line between London and Birmingham has been given the go-ahead by government. This first phase of High Speed Two (HS2) could be running by 2026, later extending to northern England.
Two Koreas 'at a turning point' says South president
Written by Online Journalist Monday, 02 January 2012 09:30
The Korean peninsula is at a "turning point" and there are opportunities for change, South Korean President Lee Myung-bak said in a new year speech.