Half of all Latin American workers will be women by 2025, up from 36 per cent in 2015, according to Mercer’s second annual Women Thrive report
Louis de Bernières is a British writer. His latest book is The Dust That Falls From Dreams
Contestants show off 'the art of transformation'
Simon Parker learns to enjoy the wind beneath his wing
Afanador became transfixed by stories of the gypsies who had roamed the south of Spain for centuries
Whether you’re trekking to Machu Picchu or taking in the sun - and football – in Rio, take your pick from these inspirational and useful reads, chosen by Stanfords, the travel information specialists
McManaman expects Suarez to feature in the Reds' FA Cup fourth round tie with Bournemouth but accepts it's the Champions League that will keep him at Anfield
Q. I'm keen to visit Punta del Este and/or Montevideo in Uruguay, ideally as a package holiday. But I can't find any operators that do it. And even if I could, would booking individual flights and accommodation be a better strategy? It seems amazing that BA still don't fly direct! Russ Williams, London
Roy Hodgson is eager for his side to test themselves against Central and South American opposition
Thirty-two countries qualified for the Fifa tournament – but which will be our favourite destinations in 2014 and what do they have to offer that's new? Over a series of articles, Chris Leadbeater studies the form, starting with the hosts ...
The FA chairman made the gesture as England were drawn against Uruguay, Italy and Costa Rica
The England manager wants to assess potential bases in the Amazonian city
The exquisitely skilful Uruguayan attacker Pedro Rocha was billed as the man most likely to deal an early blow to England's dreams of footballing glory in the opening match of the 1966 World Cup finals at Wembley.
Such a switch would likely result in a tougher draw for the Three Lions
The draw takes place on Friday
If you’re lucky enough to be heading to warmer shores soon, a tailored pair of trunks will hide all manner of festive indulgence, says Lee Holmes