"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
Dutch fighter jets were scrambled to intercept a Spanish airliner over fears it had been hijacked – but it turned out to be a false alarm.
Hurricane Isaac moved along the south east coast of Louisiana on Wednesday, battering New Orleans with heavy rains.
Winds hit speeds of up to
Heat and drought have has caused the level of central Europe’s biggest lake to drop to around 50 centimetres, the lowest for nine years.
The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has met President Ahmadinejad of Iran and supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khameini during a visit to Tehran.
The European Union has criticised Ukraine’s High Court for rejecting ex-premier Yulia Tymoshenko’s appeal against her abuse of power conviction
Ann Romney joined the Republican National Convention to rapturous applause. The chosen candidates’ wives are customarily considered to be key
First-half results from French conglomerate Bouygues deeply disappointed investors and their response was merciless.
The share price plunged
Supporters of former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko held a mock funeral for the rule of law in Ukraine on Wednesday after the country’s high court
A consortium of energy companies has signed a deal to start exploring for gas and oil off Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast.
French oil major Total
The US economy performed slightly better than originally thought in the second quarter of the year.
Gross domestic product expanded by 1.7 percent
Getting people in the EU to buy into the European dream, particularly in the midst of the current economic crisis is proving difficult. However
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Italian leader Mario Monti say they are satisfied with the progress Italy has made in implementing reforms
Unfortunately the Martians themselves were not able to hear it.
But earthlings back at NASA’s base in California were privileged to listen to the
Meryl Streep’s latest film, about overcoming mid-life marriage problems might raise more than a few laughs, but ‘Hope Springs’ is designed to leave
“This is the man America needs.”
So says Ann Romney, describing her husband Mitt to a rapturous Republican National Convention in Florida.
The delegates at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, wasted little time in voting Mitt Romney the party’s official candidate to run
Fatima Hamroush, Libya’s interim Health Minister spoke to euronews reporter Ali Sheikholeslami.
euronews: “Minister, you criticised the amount of
La Défense, the financial district of Paris, which houses the headquarters of many of France’s big banks and top financial firms could soon to be
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While pursuing a story in Mogadishu, Somalia, in 1994, the Italian investigative
It sounds like something from science fiction, being able to control a device through thought alone.
However, a prototype wheelchair manoeuvred by
An enterprising inventor in Iraq has taken steps to re-charge mobile phones using sole power.
Inspired by the many pilgrims in the holy city of
Russia’s Economy Ministry is reportedly cutting its gas export forecast for this year due to sluggish demand from recession-mired Europe.
Greece’s political leaders say they have broadly agreed the latest austerity package demanded by the EU and the International Monetary Fund in return
The European Central Bank has to use “exceptional measures” at times to meet its mandate of keeping inflation in check.
So said ECB President
Several hundred residents in Munich were still waiting to be allowed home on Wednesday morning after the controlled explosion of a World War
India’s Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for Mohammad Ajmal Kasab, the lone surviving gunman behind the deadly Mumbai attacks in
Former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko has lost her appeal against a conviction for abuse of office at the High Court in Kiev.
A forest fire near Madrid has forced more than 2,000 residents to flee. The towns of Robledo de Chavela, Santamaría de la Alameda and Valdemaqueda
An Afghan government spokesman says that a truck bomb in Kandahar has killed two civilians. Some 16 more have been wounded as well as the provincial