"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
One person has died and several thousands more have been evacuated during a wildfire in Southern Spain.
The fire broke out near Malaga and spread
Nationalised Spanish lender Bankia has announced losses of 4.45 billion euros between January and June. That was worse than its total for the whole
Spaniards made a last minute dash to the shops on Friday as they looked to beat new VAT tax hikes that comes into effect this weekend.
Striking Lufthansa cabin crews have gone back to work – but disruption continues for Germany’s number one airline.
The union, UFO which is
Workers from an threatened aluminium plant in Sardinia demonstrated in Rome on Friday in front of the Economy Ministry.
The protesters were
The US Republican Party has wound up its National Convention confirming Mitt Romney as its candidate to run against the incumbent Barack Obama in
Girl power helped Lego build a big block of profit in the first half of the year.
Earning rose 35 percent from the same period in 2011, to the
The Spanish government’s increase in sales tax from September 1st could not have come at a worse time for the country’ retailers who suffered a 7.3
France plans to send aid to rebel-held areas of Syria with the aim of stemming the outflow of refugees to neighbouring countries.
In Business Weekly, the French government has moved to keep fuel prices from increasing further. Ministers said that was because petrol and diesel
American former world number one Andy Roddick said on Thursday he will retire after the US Open – the fourth and final grand slam of the
The Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich has won the latest stage of his legal battle after a judge in London called his former friend Boris
The debate on Scottish independence from the United Kingdom has intensified over the summer.
A referendum is expected in autumn 2014.
The devastation caused by Hurricane Isaac on the gulf coast of the United States is becoming clear now that it has weakened to a tropical
Take a journey to the bottom of the sea in Key West Florida to see a shipwreck with a difference.
At 150 metres below sea level lies the
There was a ‘tour de force’ on the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival. Doe-eyed Winona Ryder showed she’s still got it as she smiled for the
Samsung has won the latest court battle in the international legal tussle with rival Apple over smartphones and computer tablets.
A court in
Eurozone inflation jumped more than expected in August.
Economists said rising energy prices were the main factor.
Consumer prices in the 17
Thousands of people have been trying to escape from a huge wildfire in southern Spain.
The blaze broke out near the port city of Malaga late on
The debate on Scottish independence has intensified over the summer with polls showing a drop in support for a breakaway from the UK. A referendum is
Angolans are voting in a presidential election that is widely expected to keep Jose Eduardo dos Santos in office.
The incumbent’s ruling MPLA is
Thousands of people are stuck in airports across Germany because of a strike by Lufthansa cabin crew over pay and cost-cutting measures.
The Republican Mitt Romney has formally accepted his party’s nomination as US presidential candidate with a promise to create millions of new
Hurricane Isaac, which was downgraded to a tropical depression 19 hours after making landfall, drove water over a levee in a lightly populated part
Thailand has long been known as the massage capital of the world. Now, it has a Guinness World Record to prove it. A record-breaking 641 masseurs
The founder of WikiLeaks Julian Assange has said he expects to remain sheltering in Ecuador’s London embassy for up to a year.
He has been in the
The Mitt Romney campaign got a surprise Hollywood touch when the veteran actor Clint Eastwood turned up at the Republican Convention.
Cabin crew at German carrier Lufthansa have gone ahead with an eight-hour strike over pay.
Workers say they are angry at plans to limit salary
The driver of a Belgian bus that crashed into a Swiss motorway tunnel in March suffered from heart problems, according to a new report.
Dozens of workers have called for the Italian government to help keep an aluminium factory open on the island of Sardinia.
The loss-making plant