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An A-Z of modern office jargon. http://gu.com/p/3jmyb/fb Drill down into this guide and you could be talking like a boardroom legend by end of play. Massive yield! Photograph: Alamy/Guardian montage

'Bishop of Bling' banished from German diocese

The so-called ‘Bishop of Bling’ has been banished from his diocese, following scandal over the high cost of his residence.<p>Pope Francis ordered Bishop Franz-Peter Tebartz-van Elst to leave his diocese in Limburg for an unspecified period of time, in a move just short of a resignation.<p>The bishop …

Europe's far right parties seek alliance for greater EU standing

For years now, the economic crisis, immigration and unemployment have provided a ready platform for extreme right parties in Europe. But despite the wind in their sails and rising support at national level, their European Parliamentary standing remains low. The various far right leaders of France, …

Living in: The world’s happiest places

The world’s top five happiest countries, all of which fall in northern Europe, have cities that delight residents with old town charm, cultural offerings and easy access to nature.<p>If, as Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, happy families are all alike, what about happy countries?<p>The World Happiness …

Top travel websites: Road, Rail and Sea

"It's for people who don't want to queue for easyJet at 4am," says Flic Everett, co-founder of RoadRailandSea.co.uk, a site dedicated to overland travel across Europe from the UK. "It's for people who want to enjoy the journey."<p>Everett set up the site with her photographer husband Simon Buckley, …

Europe's eight best night trains

The midnight thump and clunk of railway carriages being uncoupled and shunted in a station somewhere in central Europe is not in itself romantic. But add in that this is the night train between Paris and Venice, and that you’re tucked up in bed six feet off the floor, and everything’s somehow more …

Trains

Sign Language 3: this year's best odd signs spotted by readers

Fire and ice: adventures in Iceland

You could be forgiven for mistaking Iceland's scenery for a sci-fi movie set. Boiling water blasts out of geysers, and cracks in the earth belch steam. Arid plains and mustard-coloured rocks stretch endlessly into the distance. Volcanoes lurk menacingly under a covering of snow.<p>Iceland is …

Hiking

Double Dose Of Fail

Two Heads Are Better Than One

Coming Up Shorts

How did you both manage to cover nothing, yet everything at the same time? I don’t know whether to congratulate or punish you.<p>Florida<p>Coming Up …

Florida

7 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Making Beef Stew

From using the wrong cut of beef to overthickening the stew, the most common ways home cooks ruin beef stew<p>It's stew season! We've been taking advantage of the chill in the air, and making warm, cozy dishes like chili, posole, and chicken stew for dinner. But there's one stew to rule them all: beef …