"Don't underestimate European economies, European societies"
German Finance Minister
"Now the really exciting bit, we're passing between the atmosphere and the ring system of Saturn"
Head of Planetary Science, Mullard Space Science Laboratory
"When the first observations became available, then it really changed everything."
Professor of Astrophysics, University College London
"We will stand together in spite of oppression, terrorism"
"It was a huge explosion - you could feel it in your chest"
Witness at Manchester concert blast
"Russia brazenly interfered in our 2016 presidential election process"
Former CIA Director
"The siege has stopped all forms of life in Gaza"
Mohamad Al Saiqaly
Student at Al Azhar University
"One of the main victories that Daech has reaped is to have strongly influenced the Brexit vote"
Terrorism researcher, Ecole Royale Militaire, Brussels
A new mediation mission over the Caucasus crisis has borne fruit for French President Nicolas Sarkozy.
After talks with his Russian counterpart
Three British men have been found guilty of planning to kill people as part of a terrorist plot involving homemade liquid bombs. However, the jury
Hurricane Ike has weakened over Cuba, but forecasters warn it could pick up strength as it moves towards the US. Ike has been downgraded to a
Georgia still bears the scars of its brief war with Russia. In Gori, the damage to buildings testifies to the bombings and combat. Those that fled
A lawsuit brought by Georgia against Russia is being heard at the UN International Court of Justice in the Hague.
On the first day of preliminary
The strike by 27,000 Boeing machinists has sent ripples of concern though the planemaker’s parts supplies around the world, particularly in Europe
European shares finished up over 3% on Monday with investors’ confidence boosted by the US government’s takeover of troubled mortgage financiers
The US group Altria is to buy UST, the largest US maker of smokeless tobacco products, that is ground up tobacco – snuff – which people put in their
The largest financial bailout in US history has investors around the world breathing a sigh of relief – for the moment.
On Sunday, Washington took
Archaeologists in Peru have unearthed three mummies from a tomb in central Lima that are the remains of members of the ancient Wari people. One of
After much criticism of the standard of films on show, the 65th Venice Film festival has closed, leaving the Golden Lion prize to a film that met
Ceramics have played a big part in the cultural and economic history of Grottaglie in southern Italy and the town is paying homage to the pottery
The Spanish town of Roquetas de Mar remains tense after disturbances at the weekend in which an African immigrant was fatally stabbed.
Gordon Brown has responded to criticism of his leadership by saying he is confident “Britain’s future is bright” despite the economic downturn. But
Hurricane Ike has weakened into a category two storm as it hits Cuba after killing more than 30 people in Haiti.
Around a million people have been
Georgia has accused Russia of human rights violations at an emergency hearing of the International Court of Justice in the Hague.
Washington’s take-over of the US’s two major mortgage financial companies has been welcomed with relief.
Both the IMF and Japan have approved of
French President Nicolas Sarkozy will demand Moscow complies with a month-old peace plan for Georgia or risk demaging relations with the EU when he
Huge waves crashing onshore were the first sign that Hurricane Ike had made landfall in Cuba.
With 195 kilometre winds and heavy rains, Ike hit the
Serbia’s main political opposition party is in disarray after the resignation of its leader.
Tomislav Nikolic stood down after hard-line colleagues
The Italian government has decided to tackle the problem of overcrowding in its prisons by releasing more than 7000 detainees under
Georgia will seek a ruling from the UN’s highest court in the Hague later today ordering Russia to stop what it is claimed are human rights