"It means 50 000 voters plus families..."
"Better than a thousand months."
"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
This time next week, President Bush will be heading back to Texas, looking back fondly on his time in the White House.
With just a week to go of
An artwork portraying stereotypes of each EU country has been hung in the atrium of the Council building in Brussels.
The current Czech
The halt in gas flows through Ukraine affects much of Europe as temperatures plummet. But it is in eastern and central Europe that the most
The EU’s farmers and chemical producers must replace 22 highly toxic products with alternatives over the next decade, under new legally-binding rules
Now that the Czech Republilc EU presidency has been hard at work for two weeks, Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek will make his launch speech at the
The head of the US central bank, Ben Bernanke, has warned that fiscal stimulus alone will not be enough to promote a lasting US economic recovery
They have been celebrating the euro’s tenth anniversary at the European Parliament in Strasbourg where the single European currency was praised as a
The world’s second largest truck maker, Volvo, is laying of 1,620 people in Sweden.
Nearly two thirds of them work on the lorry assembly line and
Eurostar says it carried over 10 percent more passengers last year on its trains between Britain and mainland Europe.
The number of travellers
Alitalia has been reborn by the Rome government shifting its debts and unprofitable parts of the company onto the Italian taxpayers’ shoulders and
Japan’s Sony is reportedly going to announce an annual operating loss of about 825 million euros due to sluggish sales across all its operations and
The European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso has telephoned the Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to voice his disappointment over the
The relaunch of Italy’s ailing airline Alitalia as a smaller, privately-owner carrier has been disrupted by protests. Once a symbol of Italy’s
The woman expected to re-build America’s standing abroad, says her country must be more smart in its dealings with the rest of the world. Hillary
Blocked from all sides with no means of escape, Gaza’s 1.5 million people are trapped between Hamas fighters and Israeli troops. More than 4,000
Israeli warplanes have continued pounding the southern Gaza town of Rafah as part of their offensive against Hamas. In 18 days of war, more than 900
Trade and industry associations across Germany broadly welcomed the new stimulus package, but political opponents were scathing in their criticism
German political leaders have launched their latest stimulus plan, worth 50 billion euros, saying they will do everything they can to help Europe’s
They promised there would be gas, but still nothing came. The Russia-Ukraine gas dispute has deepened, with an eagerly-awaited resumption of European
As Germany tries to put the wheels back on its economy, it is warning it will not be able to meet EU budget and deficit rules next year. The
A new, privatised Alitalia has taken to the skies today despite threats of disruption by protests on the ground.
The former state-owned airline
On the 18th day of its offensive against Hamas, Israel says it is tightening its hold on the outskirts of Gaza City.
The army claims it hit 60
They said it was on again, then it was off. First there was a deal, then there wasn’t. Now today, after saying Russian gas deliveries to Europe had
Just a week before his inauguration as US President, Barack Obama is firming up some key policies.
After meeting the Mexican President, and
Russian gas deliveries to Europe via Ukraine have restarted this morning, on the orders of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.
But while the
Gas supplies to Europe via Ukraine are to restart this morning on the orders of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.
The move comes after a row
A new dawn has broken for Italy’s national carrier Alitalia.
The airline has agreed to sell a 25 per cent stake to Air France KLM for 323 million