"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
Irish airline Ryanair has raised its profit forecast for this year and said it has been able to exploit the slump in the airline industry.
Manufacturing in the euro zone grew at its fastest pace in two years in January but Spain continues to lag behind the region’s other big economies
General Motors has agreed to push back the deadline for its sale of the Hummer brand by one month to the end of February.
That is in response to a
Trying to salvage its reputation for quality Toyota has announced details of another massive safety recall of its vehicles.
The world’s top
Russia’s economy suffered its worst contraction in fifteen years in 2009.
New government figures show that gross domestic product declined by 7.9
Internally displaced people from Azerbaijan are the forgotten victims of the frozen conflict: Nagorno Karabakh.
Entire communities were expelled
Europe’s relevance in American eyes is cast in doubt again, with confirmation from Washington that President Barack Obama will not attend the annual
The dilemma facing Barack Obama in putting together his budget proposals is that he has to cut the US government’s long-term debt but not stall the
Create jobs and cut spending – Barack Obama’s main budget objectives.
The US President has outlined an ambitious plan to tackle the country’s
Nearly 10 years after Concorde crashed into a hotel in Paris, killing 113 people, a French court is to begin proceedings to establish exactly who was
The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on Cyprus’ estranged Greek and Turkish sides to compromise, in a final push for peace
Hundreds of workers at French petrol company Total have stormed management offices in Paris to protest at the possible closure of a refinery.
Two senior Israeli army officers have been reprimanded for shelling a heavily populated area in Gaza, it has emerged.
A UN compound hit in last
Scientists believe global warming is putting birds in Lithuania into a quandry. They say the unusual weather conditions caused by climate change are
The Russian Museum of Arts in St Petersburg has begun a programme designed to give children the earliest possible head start in art appreciation
A film about American troops in Afghanistan has won the US Documentary Feature award at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah. The makers of Restrepo
Fresh faced country sensation Taylor Swift made music history by becoming the youngest artist to win the coveted Album of the Year Grammy for her
Greece’s plan to cut its huge deficit have been cautiously welcomed by the EU.
The proposals include cutting public worker salaries, raising the
The United Nations Secretary General Ban ki-moon has said he is confident a solution to bridge differences on divided Cyprus can be found.
There has been an angry public and media reaction in China to Washington’s announcement that it will sell weapons to Taiwan.
Monday editions of
Barack Obama is set to announce his budget plans for next year and a new record US budget deficit for this year.
The president has already promised
The White House has said medical evacuation flights from Haiti to the US will resume following last week’s suspension.
Airlifts were stopped on
At least 41 people are reported to have died after a female suicide bomber blew herself up in Iraq.
The attack took place in the northeast of
At least 13 pilgrims have been killed by a female suicide bomber in the Iraqi capital.
The victims are all believed to be Shi’ite. The attack took