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Swiss billionaire businesswoman has twins at 53

Swiss billionaire businesswoman has twins at 53

Margarita Louis-Dreyfus, a Russian-born Swiss businesswoman who owns the French football club Olympique de Marseille, has given birth to twin girls at the age of 53, her spokeswoman said.

Bad times for watch industry as Basel trade fair opens

Bad times for watch industry as Basel trade fair opens

The world's biggest watch fair opened in the Swiss city of Basel on Thursday as a slumping luxury market and the soaring popularity of connected timepieces cast gloom over the industry.

Six killed as school bus crashes with truck in France

Six killed as school bus crashes with truck in France

A school minibus crashed into a truck in France, killing at least six children, a day after another road accident involving a school bus left two youngsters dead.