"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
Egypt says it is committed to brokering a new truce between Israel and the Hamas rulers of Gaza.
The Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni met the
Queen Elizabeth II has acknowledged the growing economic worries facing families this festive season. She celebrated Christmas at church on the Royal
Guinea’s government ministers have declared they are ready to serve under the army officers who seized power in a coup on Tuesday, when the West
The leader of a Palestinian militant group has been sentenced to 30 years in prison by an Israeli military court.
The Israeli army says Ahmed
The man regarded as Britain’s finest contemporary playwright, Harold Pinter, has died at the age of 78.
He had been suffering from cancer; his
Rescue teams are desperately continuing their search for survivors buried under an apartment block in Ukraine.
At least 19 people are known to
Relations between America and Russia look set to worsen when the US and Georgia sign a strategic co-operation agreement in the new year. The deal
Pope Benedict 16th has used his traditional Christmas day message in Rome to call for world peace.
The 81 year-old pontiff said he hoped
US President-elect Barack Obama has placed a personal stress on hope, peace and possibility. He has taken time out from an end-of-year holiday in
Member’s of Guinea’s government, led by the prime minister, have turned themselves in at a military camp.
This came after the junta that seized
Pope Benedict XVI has used his traditional Christmas day message in Rome to call for peace across the world.
Wishing the world a ‘Merry Christmas’
Eighty people could be buried in the remains of an apartment block that collapsed in southern Ukraine overnight. National television carried the
Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni has warned that the Jewish state will not continue to tolerate attacks by Hamas along its border.
As the World’s Christians prayed for peace in the Middle East, a Hamas fighter was killed in an Israeli airstrike on the southern Gaza Strip
A Rwandan government official who is facing possible trial in France, in connection with the death of the former Rwandan president, has been allowed
Pope Benedict XVI has ushered in Christmas at the Vatican as he led the celebration of Midnight Mass in St Peter’s Basilica.
The service was sold
The military junta now in charge in Guinea is promising to hold democratic elections, but not for another two years.
Army officers acted swiftly
It is official. Father Christmas does exist and he is Belgian.
A man who won 7.5 million euros on the Euromillions lottery is giving half of it