"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"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
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Nayef bin Abdel-Aziz Al Saud has died.
He was in his late seventies and had recently been abroad for unspecified
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has been attending the annual Trooping of the Colour to mark her official birthday.
The event takes place at
As the twenty-first European Harley Davidson rally draws to a close in the Portuguese town of Cascais, organisers say around 10,000 owners of the
Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohammed Morsi was surrounded by supporters as he arrived at a polling station on the first of two days of presidential
China has sent its first woman into orbit.
33-year-old Liu Yang is one of three astronauts who will attempt a critical docking as part of the
With polls due to open in less than 24 hours, leftwing Syriza and the conservative New Democracy party are level-pegging in the race to win the
The United Nations monitors in Syria have suspended operations because of increasing violence in the past 10 days.
The head of the UN Stabilisation
Twenty-one years after being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, Myanmar’s pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi has made her acceptance speech.
Britain’s Prince Charles hosts a reception to launch ‘London Collections: Men’, an event dubbed by many as the capital’s first real fashion week for
Polish fans are hoping to see their side through to the final eight when they take on the Czech Republic on home soil in Wroclaw this evening.
The decision by Egypt’s Supreme Court to dissolve parliament has led to fears that elements of the old regime are trying to cling onto power.
So England’s victory against Sweden keeps their hopes of going through to the next round very much alive, let’s see how it happened.
The first goal
This past week, Spain has impressively underlined its claim to be the number one in Europe. That means EURO2012, of course. Football could be the
President Obama has said that illegal immigrants who entered the US as children will no longer be deported and may instead get two-year work
England and their fans breathed a sigh of relief at Euro 2012 on Friday night after they came from behind to beat Sweden 3-2 in Kiev in their second
It was the win the French desperately needed to put themselves in sight of the quarters.
Lightning forced officials to suspend the match for an
Greeks called to a decisive election this Sunday face voting either for pro-austerity politicians or those who oppose the iron discipline asked in
Egyptians have begun voting in a highly-charged presidential election run-off.
They have a choice between a conservative Islamist and a former
Stig Elling and his partner Steen Andersen have become the first gay couple to get married in church in Denmark.
They walked down the aisle in
China is sending its first woman into space today.
Fighter pilot Liu Yang, 33, will join two other astronauts aboard the Shenzhou 9 spacecraft when
Hurricane Carlotta has formed in the Pacific, gaining strength and hurtling towards Mexico’s southern coast.
The third named storm of the Pacific
The sceptics had warned that high winds or even swooping birds would down him.
But high-wire artist Nik Wallenda defied the odds to fulfil his
Voters are going to the polls in Egypt, in a highly-charged presidential election run-off.
Ahmed Shafiq, who served under ousted leader Hosni
London is often described as France’s sixth biggest city because of the estimated 300,000 French nationals who live there.
Proud of their native
Greece’s conservative leader has warned voters that they face a choice of sticking with the euro or a “nightmare” return to the drachma.
There might be football fever over the Euro 2012 tournament but local businesses in Ukraine are in a cold sweat for a different reason.
Luis Moreno Ocampo was the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court for nine years. The ICC is the first permanent court ever created to