"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
Vegetarian superstar Sir Paul McCartney has repeated his call for everyone to cut back on eating meat to fight global warming.
Sir Paul told the
In September this year, Sydney was engulfed by a giant red sand storm. The dust blown in from the outback arguably made Australia’s biggest city
He may have saved America’s, nay, the world’s banking system but Federal Reserve boss Ben Bernanke is facing a Senatorial bid to claw back some of
Rail passengers in Europe can now claim compensation if their train is late and if their luggage is lost. Under new rules, a delay of one to two
Late Thursday afternoon saw European shares lose ground as data from America depressed sentiment.
Miners and energy stocks felt the heat the most
In Poland’s eastern city of Lublin, historically, many cultures have lived alongside each other; today, Lublin is also noted for its student and
Bank of America has created the surprise of the week so far by announcing it will repay 45 billion dollars of taxpayer bailout funds over the next
After Renault’s fruitful partnership with Nissan Peugeot may become the second French carmaker to head east with the news it is in talks to buy a 30
The European Central Bank has, as expected, kept its interest rate at the record low of one percent at its latest monthly meeting.
Getting ready for the evening’s performance at a prestigious Bucharest theatre… but this is no ordinary company, all the actors are prisoners. Picked
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has met Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi in Rome to sign an agreement on the planned South Stream natural
The good news for Washington is that NATO plans to send more troops to Afghanistan. But the commitment is not quite the early Christmas
The top US military commander in Afghanistan has met senior politicians there as part of a charm offensive to sell Barack Obama’s new strategy
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has very much left the door open to a second shot at becoming president. He appeared on a live phone-in
As the Copenhagen conference creeps closer, there is still no sign of an international agreement.
India, the world’s fourth biggest greenhouse gas
Pakistan today rejected claims that Osama bin Laden is hiding out on its territory.
The al Qaeda leader is thought to be sheltering in tribal
The Princess And The Frog is the latest feature from the Disney stable and the first hand-animation since 2004. It is set in New Orleans and the
The Turkish and Armenian presidents will seek to
build on Saturday’s breakthrough in peacemaking between their countries at a World Cup match in
Mediators say progress has been made at the Munich a meeting between the presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia. As they seek a resolution to the
Russia’s President Dmitry Medvedev has been hosting his Armenian and Azeri counterparts in a bid to settle a long-running row over a disputed
In what have been called “last-chance” talks, the presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan are said to have made important progress over the disputed
Three government ministers were among at least 19 people killed by a bomb in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu. They were the female Health Minister
People on the Indian islands of Sunderbans can really feel the sea levels rising. While many of the locals have not heard of global warming, they do
Paul Mc Cartney has begun his European tour in Hamburg, Germany. The 67 year old former Beatle played for 3 hours, without a break, to a crowd
An explosion in the Syrian capital Damascus, that local media said was caused by bomb, is now thought to be due to an exploding tyre.
The Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin has called for tough action against those behind last week’s bombing of a train between Moscow and St
Italy has said it will send about a thousand extra soldiers to Afghanistan to support the surge in US troops. The Defence Minister, Ignazio La Russa
19 people have been killed in a explosion in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, according to the latest reports.
A bomb ripped through a hotel that was