"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
Some 400 demonstrators have been arrested by Danish police on the fringes of the climate summit in Copenhagen.
Those arrested were allegedly
Tens of thousands of members of Spain’s two biggest trade unions have marched in Madrid to protest at the level of unemployment there – currently
Clashes have erupted between protesters and police in Turkey after Kurdish politicians resigned en masse from parliament over a Constitutional Court
The French surgeon accused of carrying out a botched operation on the French rock legend Johnny Hallyday has been attacked by two hooded men in
“There is no planet B” was the rallying cry in Copenhagen as tens of thousands of climate activists marched through the Danish capital to call for
New claims are emerging in Germany that the country’s troops in Afghanistan ordered an airstrike specifically to kill Taliban fighters, even though
Today is the 40th anniversary of the beginning of Italy’s “Years of Lead”.
On December the 12th 1969 a bomb blast ripped through a bank in Milan
Voters in the breakaway Black Sea region of Abkhazia are choosing a president in a ballot that is only being recognised by three countries
Several thousand anti global warming protesters have filled the streets of central Copenhagen, as a pre-cursor to a massive turnout expected to lobby
It is the second day of an oil contract auction being held in Baghdad.
Two big oilfield deals were clinched yesterday – depending on how much the
Disgraced golfer Tiger Woods has confessed to cheating on his wife and says he is taking a break from the sport to repair his shattered marriage
The trial has begun of a former navy captain known as the “Blond Angel of Death” over his alleged crimes against humanity.
Alfredo Astiz, 57
The shamed golfer Tiger Woods has admitted cheating on his wife and is taking an indefinite break from the game.
On his website, Woods
A pro-Kurdish political party has hit out over a decision to ban it by Turkey’s Constitutional Court.
Chairman of the Democratic Society Party
Funding the fight against global warming threatens to dominate the second week of the climate change summit in Copenhagen.
The European Union’s
America’s biggest financial reforms since the Great Depression are still on track, with victory for President Obama in the House of Representatives