"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
Less than one in four young voters are expected to turn out and cast their ballot in the European elections in June.
But ironically polls show
Inflation in the US was unchanged in April from the month before, but compared with April last year consumer prices posted a 0.7 percent drop, the
European shares finished the day up despite the fact that euro zone economic growth suffered its worst quarter on record in the first three months of
Panasonic has become the latest electronics maker to report huge losses due to weak demand, price falls and hefty restructuring costs.
UK bank Barclays has confirmed it has received an “unsolicited” approach about selling its prized asset management arm Barclays Global Investors
The head of the International Monetary Fund believes the global economic could start to make a recovery by October or November this year.
But at a
“Hello my name is Irina. I’m from Romania and I’ve been living here in Spain for five years. I’m unemployed, like other Spanish people and like other
It has become known for discovering new talent, but also for its eccentric side. This year, though, the Eurovision song contest, hosted by Russia, is
The European Commission has said there’s been some progress towards saving Poland’s Gdansk shipyard. Brussels has demanded the yards repay more than
The New Zealand director Jane Campion has shown her latest feature at the Cannes Film Festival, 16 years after she made her name there with The
The leader of Germany’s Free Democratic Party
has opened his bid to join Chancellor Angela Merkel in a coalition after elections at the end of
More than 40,000 have marched through the Belgian capital, Brussels, to protest at the effects of the economic crisis.
The protest comes as new
The Pope has left Israel at the end of his Middle East tour with a robust message that the Holocaust would never be forgotten nor denied.
The UK’s parliamentary expenses scandal has forced a member of the government to step down, the highest profile casualty of the affair so far
Palestinians have been commemorating the 61st anniversary of the “Nakba”, the displacement of hundreds of thousands of their people during the
It was 1979 when the first elections for a European Parliament were held. Then, just nine countries chose their MEPs. The turnout: 62 %.
The EU is looking for ways to make immigration an opportunity for all parties, both in the countries of origin and countries of destination. Focus on
Lou Ye’s film “Spring Fever” is in competition at the Cannes Film Festival.
The Chinese authorities reportedly banned the director from making
Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat Stevens, has made a musical comeback in Los Angeles.
In his heyday, Yusuf Islam had eight gold albums in a row
The Pope has ended his tour of the Middle East by roundly condeming the Holocaust as a “brutal extermination.”
Earlier the Pontiff had been
The hot favourite to win Saturday’s Eurovision song contest is Norway – despite coming last a record ten times – bookies have them at 11-10 to take
Lithuania is on course to get its first ever female president if the predictions for Sunday’s election are right. The centre-right ex-European
This year’s Eurovision song contest in Moscow has highlighted Russia’s tough stance against some of the event’s most ardent enthusiasts – the gay
Europe has sunk deeper into recession in the first quarter of this year – accelerating a year of contraction in the eurozone.
This is what waterboarding looks like, and now the Democrat’s Nancy Pelosi says the CIA lied about its use in post 9-11 interrogations when she was
The first stage of Atlantis’s rescue mission to extend the life of the Hubble space telescope has passed off with success.
The space shuttle’s
It is the last day of the Pope’s visit to the holy land. He flies back to Rome later today, leaving behind him many unanswered questions, and many of
Europe’s workers are getting ever more riled about the slumping economies and job losses around the continent. There were big rallies in Madrid and