"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
British photographers have protested in London against the use of terror laws to stop and search people taking pictures.
Trafalgar Square was lit
Words of comfort have resonated across Haiti. In the ruins of Notre Dame Cathedral they payed their final respects to an Archbishop and Vicar General
The British public is being warned to be extra vigilant and report suspicious activity after the country raised its terror threat alert level
The leader of Germany’s opposition Left Party is quitting the political arena. Oskar Lafontaine former finance minister is facing a battle with
Chancellor Angela Merkel has said German troops will speed up their training of Afghan security forces.
Her comments come amid opposition calls to
At least three people have been hurt in clashes between police and protesters outside the Egyptian embassy in Beirut.
About 200 people gathered to
Some say politics and beauty go hand-in-hand, but it appears no-one told 18-year-old Miss Belgium winner Cilou Annys
Annys sparked controversy when
The Serbian Orthodox Church has elected a new patriarch.
Bishop Irinej of Nis, Serbia’s third-largest city was chosen for the role in a secret
Amid concern that child traffickers may try to take advantage of the chaos in Haiti, extra border checks are being put in place.
Two more people have been plucked alive from the rubble in Haiti, just hours before the country declared its earthquake search and rescue phase
One of the controversies to emerge in Haiti has been the quick resumption of visits by international cruise ships.
Critics say it is morally wrong
In Copenhagen, President of Senegal Abdoulaye Wade lashed out at the industrially advanced countries over what he called their unkept promises. He
Celebrities from the world of music and film have gathered in New York to raise money for the victims of the Haiti earthquakke.
Rapper Wyclef Jean
Despite days trapped under rubble in searing heat, rescue teams are still pulling people out alive from beneath the concrete of Port-au-Prince.
Thirty-three Haitian children have arrived at Paris Charles de Galle airport, leaving behind a homeland shattered by the recent earthquake.
Stars from stage, screen and music have come together to raise funds for Haiti.
The “Hope for Haiti Now” celebrity telethon reached out across
Britain has raised its international terrorism threat from “substantial” to “severe”, indicating that the authorities consider an attack to be