"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"Teníamos ganas de oír a la gente respirar aire nuevo y reír todos juntos"
"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
Russian President Dimitry Medvedev has announced a large-scale modernisation of its armed forces is to begin in 2011.
The reforms aim to turn the
European shares finished down over one percent ending a five session winning streak.
Analysts said investors were taking profits from the run up
German analysts and investors were more optimistic in March about an early recovery in Europe’s largest economy.
The ZEW economic think tank said
Europe’s voters are invited to step into room-sized cubes in urban centres and record their views.
Some recordings will be screened daily outside
EU Agriculture Commissioner Mariann Fischer-Boel is set to launch the “Harvest Experience” programme. Eurocrats will be required to spend some time
Falling demand for mobile phones is forcing
Nokia to lay off a further 1,700 people worldwide over the next few months.
The largest single
Africa has never been more important to the Vatican, at a time when the number of practising Catholics in the developed world continues to decline
Royal Dutch Shell has said it is not going to scale back its medium term production growth targets as several of its rivals have done recently
The controversial issue of pay and bonuses for bankers and traders is again in the headlines.
The Wall Street Journal has reported Morgan Stanley
Bosnia and Herzegovina
After the signing of the Dayton peace accords in 1996, Momcilo Krajisnik became the Serb representative of the three-member Bosnia and Herzegovina
The opposition in Madagascar, led by 34-year old Andry Rajoelina, has claimed power in the Indian Ocean island, launching a transition administration
The launch of Europe’s revolutionary new satellite GOCE has gone off without a hitch after its planned launch on Monday was postponed just seven
Engineers in the south of France are working on a car that they hope will radically change the way motorist fuel their vehicles.
It is powered by
The Grand Palais in Paris is staging a vast new exhibition of iconic portraits by Andy Warhol.
It features images of leading figures of the 20th
Each person in Europe generates 522 kilos of municipal waste every year. That figure is constantly rising. So, how can we cut that amount and better
The story of a car windscreen-wiper gadget might seem an unlikely topic for the big screen.
But “Flash of Genius” is the story of a David and
United Nations appeal judges have overturned two convictions for murder and extermination for former Bosnian Serb leader Momcilo Krajisnik, but have
Josef Fritzl, the Austrian man accused of enslaving and raping his own daughter, let his guard slip on the second day of his trial.
The Pope has begun a trip to Africa, arriving in Cameroon for a two-day visit, after which he flies on to Angola. Steets were whitewashed and swept
The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia has rejected the appeal from the former speaker of the Bosnian Seb parliament Momcilo
German Economy Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg claims struggling US car giant General Motors appears willing to help save its Opel subsidiary
It is a tense stand-off on the Indian island of Madagascar following yesterday’s seizure of the central bank and city-centre Presidential palace by
Josef Fritzl entered court with his face hidden behind a blue file for a second day, as his abuse trial resumes in St Poelten.
The 73-year-old is
Russia’s President Dimitry Medvedev has announced large scale re-armament of conventional and nuclear forces from 2011 onwards.
He said the
That is the question Austrian lawyers will continue to debate today on day two of the trial of Josef Fritzl.
He is accused of imprisoning his
Washington has repeated its support for the peace process in Northern Ireland, as revellers on both sides of the Atlantic prepare to celebrate St
In Madagascar, President Marc Ravalomanana has vowed to fight to the death if rebel soldiers try to drive him from power.
It comes after dissident