""The case will be tried in court. It will not be tried in the media.""
Attorney for David Turpin
"Everything is data and everything is about being digitalised. That's Estonia. That's why we think Estonia is the best to collaborate with"
CEO and founder, Planetway
"[Romania's PM designate] only knows to say yes and that's how things will be from now on."
"All I do is sing, which is what I love, and it comes out naturally"
"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
Israel has refused to say when it will return tax money withheld from the Palestinian government since Hamas took power. But Foreign Minister Tzipi
The United States has ended its 15-month-old aid embargo on the Palestinian Authority. The move, announced by US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice
It has been a big success in English – now they want to speak other languages.
Google, which bought the video sharing website YouTube last year
Thousands of prisoners in the UK are to be released early to ease the problem of overcrowded jails.
Inmates serving sentences of four years or less
Britain’s Pearson, which publishes the Financial Times, has said it is considering its options for the French business daily it owns, Les Echos. The
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, on a visit to the United States, has been holding talks with US President George W Bush.
A vote by the European Parliament means that major drinks companies will still be able to make vodka from non-traditional ingredients such as grapes
Compromise on two thorny domestic issues has allowed German Chancellor Angela Merkel to focus on cutting a deal on a proposed new EU treaty.
Cadbury Schweppes has announced a major reorganisation. It will close 15% of its 70 confectionery factories worldwide by 2011 and reduce its
There is a new government line-up in France after the final round of parliamentary elections.
President Nicolas Sarkozy has announced that
Israeli tanks have entered Gaza near a key crossing point between the now Hamas-ruled territory and Israel.
One Israeli military source says the
At least 75 people are reported to have been killed in a massive explosion in Baghdad.
A bomb went off near the Shi’ite Khilani mosque in the
Former prime minister Ehud Barak has been sworn in as Israel’s new defence minister a day after the Knesset approved his nomination.
Pakistan has demanded that Britain withdraw a knighthood awarded to the author Salman Rushdie. The honour has rekindled anger which followed the
Hundreds of Burmese nationals, both at home and abroad, have been marking the 62nd birthday of their iconic defender of democracy. Aung San Suu Kyi