"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
Despite the difficult economic environment, this years Pollutec exhibition in Paris attracted around 1500 exhibitors from 36 different countries
With 15 million jobless Americans facing a grim holiday season, President Barack Obama has announced several programmes to boost US employment
General Motors is reportedly talking to Chinese car maker Beijing Automotive about selling some Saab assets including tooling and technology.
European shares finished the session 1.5 percent lower.
The decline was led by banks due to renewed concerns over their exposure to Dubai World
EU competition regulators are reportedly about to accept an amended offer by Microsoft over how internet browsers are chosen on personal computers
Job creation will remain a major problem for euro zone countries as the region’s economy faces a bumpy road to recovery with governments trying to
British supermarket chain Tesco has posted quarterly sales growth that was towards the bottom end of forecasts due to the recent fall in food price
It may be winter but at the climate summit in Denmark the heat is on to slow the pace of global warming.
Outside, too, temperatures are rising –
America will not turn away from Afghanistan; that was the message from Defence Secretary Robert Gates on a surprise visit to Kabul.
His trip comes
The decision by the US government to classify greenhouse gases as a danger to human health has been hailed by environmentalists.
The ruling now
Europe has urged Israel to negotiate over the status of Jerusalem. The EU foreign ministers say Jerusalem needs to be not only the capital of Israel
At least 127 people have been killed and more than 400 others injured by a series of car bombs in the second most bloody day in Iraq this year
The shape of the future, soon to be choking roads across China may be a little red car, a prototype electric vehicle. It is just one of the ways
The overwhelming slant of the Copenhagen climate change conference is on how to reduce the effect human beings have on the environment.
Talk Planet is in Copenhagen to follow the UN climate summit. In this edition we are focusing on the oceans and the effect climate change could have
Sealing a climate deal at a carbon neutral summit – that is what COP15 organisers are hoping for.
And in that spirit, eco-friendly transport is
From the 5th to the 8th of December the city of Lyon celebrates its fetes des lumieres. Sixty artists have transformed the city into a large luminous
James Cameron’s new film “Avatar” promises to change public perception of 3D movies. Special cameras were made for the movie. It tells the story of
Scores of people have been killed after a series of suicide bombings in Baghdad.
News agency reports say at least a 112 people have died and more
Is it out of this world or just an expensive gamble? Whatever your view, business tycoon Richard Branson has unveiled the first ever commercial
Delegates from 192 countries have got down to work at the UN climate summit in Copenhagen, heartened by the declaration from the US that greenhouse
A series of massive car bombs across the Iraqi capital has left more than 100 people dead and nearly 200 injured.
Coming within minutes of each
A ruling by the US government that greenhouse gases threaten human health has raised hopes that further progress can be made at the Copenhagen
The US Defence Secretary, Robert Gates, has arrived in Afghanistan, ahead of the thousands of new troops announced by Barack Obama.
Baghdad has been rocked by a series of car bombs, which have left more than 100 people dead, and many more injured.
It is thought judicial
A bomb attack near a security agency office in the Pakistani city of Multan has left at least 12 people dead.
With a school close by, children
Talk Planet is in Copenhagen. We are following the UN climate summit throughout the next two weeks.
We will put your questions to the top experts
As trade with China becomes more and more important, the EU and China have set up a special training programme for small businesses. What are they
The financial crisis is still with us. Small and medium sized companies are having a hard time getting bank loans. When they do, they pay high