"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
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Workers are moving around Europe’s single market with increasing un-ease, in the global economic downturn. Romanians seeking a better life in western
Sixty years after it was created, the North Atlantic Treaty Alliance, NATO, has taken on a mission it could only have imagined back in 1949: The war
Opening up access to more goods with less environmental impact, the European Parliament has voted to make the Ecolabel less costly and bureaucratic
Talks are on the brink of collapse over whether to impose a strict limit on the length of the working week in Europe, or to allow people to work
The London G20 decided to attack the worst recession since the 1930s on two main fronts. The leaders will impose tough new curbs on financial markets
While the G20 tried to put the world economy back on track, the fallout from the recession brought much of Greece to a standstill. Public and
The European Central Bank has cut interest rates by just 0.25 percent to 1.25 percent, disappointing analysts who had expected a bigger reduction
On day two of the G20 protests, the focus switched to London’s Docklands.
With the summit venue transformed into a fortress, demonstrators were
NATO is preparing to celebrate its 60th birthday and to mark the occasion the leaders of member nations are heading to the Rhineland border cities of
One of the most glittering figures in Austrian high society, Julius Meinl, has been arrested on suspicion of banking fraud. He is the chairman of
Just two days into his term as Israel’s Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has been questioned by police for more than seven hours on suspicion of
At their summit in London, G20 leaders have agreed on a plan to save the world’s finances.
They will pump an additional one trillion dollars into
Tapping into the new wave of technopop sweeping through clubs, record stores and download sites is London-born Vincent Frank, aka Frankmusik. He’s a
Israeli security forces have launched a manhunt for a Palestinian suspected of killing a 13 year-old boy and seriously injuring a seven year-old in
Germany’s crackdown on neo-Nazi groups has continued, with the most radical far-right party hit by a huge fine. The NPD, the longest-living far-right
Much of Greece has shut down today, as a nationwide strike paralyses daily life. Public- and private-sector unions called on about half the five
Emergency services say a Palestinian armed with an axe has killed one Israeli boy and seriously injured another. The attack happened at a Jewish
Leaders of the world’s biggest economies and developing nations are negotiating at the G20 summit in London on how to beat the global economic
Amid extremely tight security, demonstrators have been prevented from getting close to the G20 summit in East London. But some people did venture to
Details of a draft communique from the G20 are starting to emerge in London, even before the summit begins.
World leaders will reportedly pledge
London is bracing itself for more unrest today after a day of anti-capitalist demonstrations yesterday. Police have vowed to crack down on violent
Palestinians have reacted angrily to comments from Israel’s new foreign minister on the question of a future Palestinian state.
Only hours after
One of Russia’s most famous statues of Vladimir Lenin has been sabotaged, leaving a bomb-shaped hole in the Bolshevik leader’s bronze behind
There have been ugly scenes in central London ahead of the G20 summit. Demonstrators clashed with riot police in Britain’s financial centre. The Bank
Today’s G20 summit is Barack Obama’s first big international test as US President.
But it is also a huge test for British Prime Minister Gordon
America and China’s leaders met for the first time on the margins of the G20 summit, and the two men have agreed to establish a “US-China Strategic