"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
Ettore Scola is one of Italy’s best known film directors of the past 50 years. Much of the 78-year-old’s work reflects life in post-war Italy and
Brussels, a city within a city… the heart of Europe. Most of the European institutions are concentrated in the capital of Belgium, forming a power
European shares finished over two percent higher.
Financials gaining after the results of government stress tests on US banks were not as bad as
The International Monetary Fund has said recent economic data from China is “very encouraging” but it believes the numbers may have been distorted by
President Nicolas Sarkozy has led French commemorations for the victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two. Following the traditional military parade
Pakistan’s armed forces say they have killed more than 140 militants over the past 24 hours during fierce fighting in the Islamist stronghold of
A rebound in exports in Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, is providing another sign the global recession may be easing.
The Federal Statistics
Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan have refused to sign a contract to supply gas to the EU.
At an energy mini- summit in Prague, leaders from
Britain’s tottering Labour government has been forced to defend itself again, with an opposition newspaper publishing the expenses claims of a number
Just a year after making its largest ever profit, Toyota has reported its first group operating loss since 1938 – 3.4 billion euros for the year just
A week of quarantine for 300 guests and staff at a Hong Kong hotel has come to an end, with authorities removing the seals that had kept them
A senior member of parliament in Croatia has been given a 10 year jail term for the torture and murder of ethnic Serb civilians during the country’s
The speed at which US companies cut jobs slowed last month.
In April, 539,000 Americans lost their jobs. That is fewer than economists has
The Pope has arrived in Jordan on a politically sensitive visit to the Middle-East expressing deep respect for Islam. It is a trip that is likely to
The EU is trying to bolster the institutions of the Palestinian Authority, spending several hundred million euros to stabilise Palestinian society
Dozens of pieces of historic Buddhist sculpture from China, Tibet, Burma, Thailand and other Asian countries, have gone on display in a major
In her new movie, ‘Obsessed’, Beyoncé Knowles is the wife of a successful asset manager, played by Idris Elba. They are living the American dream
In 2004 an enlarged Europe went to the polls and tried to paper over cracks made by the Iraq war. It was not made easier with the following
US soldier faces death for rape and murder
A former US soldier faces the death penalty for his part in the rape and murder of an Iraqi teenager
Optimism is growing that complex three-way talks may resolve long-running disputes between Turkey, Armenia and Azerbeijan. Ankara and Yerevan are
Pakistani forces have increased strikes on Taliban positions as they battle for control of a strategic northwestern valley.
The EU’s Nabucco project has failed to receive the backing of Caspian sea countries at a Prague summit exploring ways to improve the transport and
President Nicolas Sarkozy has led the French commemorations for victory over Nazi Germany in World War Two. After the traditional parade on the
A tactical team sport or a game glorifying violence?
Germany seems to have made its mind up with government plans to ban paintball in response to
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said a deal to form closer ties with six former Soviet republics is not directed against Russia.