"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
The turmoil in Cairo is being felt by Egyptians around the world.
In Brussels, scores of people marched through the streets to lend their support
It is not just different religions that have been standing side by side in Egypt’s uprising. Women have been making their mark too.
«It was very touching, seeing today Muslims with tears in their eyes… It was beautiful, to pray together, Copts and Muslims », says Sarah, medical
Official buildings have been targeted in the western Tunisian towns of Kef and Kebili.
The trouble was sparked by the deaths of at least two
One of Egypt’s most influential opposition groups, the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, has described today’s landmark multi-party talks as
The symbolism was clear. Protesters in Tahrir Square have held a mock funeral for their president.
They carried a makeshift coffin around the
Opposition to Serbia’s pro-European ruling coalition is growing in the face of rising unemployment and economic hardship.
Public sector worker
The 13th day of protest in Egypt has been called the “Day of the Martyrs” by the organisers, in memory of the victims of the violence. Thousands of
Hundreds of people demonstrated in the streets of Paris in solidarity with Egypt protestors. Video by: Kenan Muasses
The Israeli cabinet has named Major General Benny Gantz as the army’s new chief of staff – in a move it is hoped will end a period of uncertainty and
Hundreds of demonstrators gather in Paris in solidarity with protesters in Egypt calling for the departure of President Hosni Mubarak.
People on Tahrir Square cleaned up the rubbish that built up during several days of demonstrations.
Landmark talks have taken place in Cairo between Egypt’s government and the country’s opposition groups.
The most influential among them, the
On the 13th day since this upheaval began in Egypt there are still no signs of the anti-government demonstrators giving up the struggle to force
Banks across Egypt opened for a few hours Sunday morning for the first time in more than a week.
The Central Bank used military cargo plans to
Fires and floods continue to batter Australia, which is experiencing a truly disastrous start to the year.
Wildfires are destroying homes and
In Tahrir Square, tens of thousands of demonstrators gather every day to demand the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak. They highlight their
Today could be a key day in the anti-government movement in Egypt.
It is the day President Hosni Mubarak wants banks and shops to open again as he
Israeli President Shimon Peres says elections in Egypt would be dangerous. He said there would if the Muslim Brotherhood won a vote they “would not
Police in Tunisia shot dead four people in the northwestern town of El Kef when they opened fire at a group of protesters.
Officers fired at a
The United States appears to be sending out mixed messages on Egypt. The US had previously called for President Mubarak to stand down and hand over
Egypt’s banks will reopen later on Sunday after being shut for more than a week owing to the country’s ongoing political turmoil.
Demonstrators in Serbia on Saturday held the biggest anti-government rally in decades to demand early elections.
Police estimate 70,000 supporters
Several hundred people marched through Florence on Saturday, to make their feelings for the government of Silvio Berlusconi clear.