""The ocean is a horrible, horrible place for anything manmade. The engineering has been a challenge.""
Winner European Entrepreneur of the Year
" "The creativity and ingenuity of these outstanding women and men helps to improve our daily lives and strengthens the competitiveness of the European economy.""
President, European Patent Office
""The sting of sanctions will be painful if the regime does not change its course""
US Secretary of State
"We have to look at what the choice entails. What are we saying we have the choice to do?"
'No' campaigner in Irish abortion referendum
""My daughter is no more in the world""
Abdul Aziz Sheikh
Father of Sabika Sheikh
""My very best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. To all of those joining the national celebration with street parties and other events, have a wonderful day.""
UK Prime Minister Theresa May
(who was not invited to the wedding)
""If humanity ever captures the energy of love it will be the second time that we have discovered fire.""
Most Reverend Michael Curry
Sermon at Royal Wedding
"After meeting Ms. Waight Keller... Ms Markle chose to work with her for her timeless and elegant aesthetic, impeccable tailoring, and relaxed demeanour."
Bulgaria is is to hold early elections to end its political crisis.
Prime Minister Boiko Borisov resigned last week over the sometimes violent
The vote mirrored an Italy deeply split over whether to press ahead with the painful austerity that helped to right its finances without curing a
The mobile ecosystem is expanding at lightning speed, with mobile technology producing endless innovations and new applications. The Barcelona Mobile
Australian police say they have seized a record haul of the drug methamphetamine. The illicit substance, known as ice, was smuggled into Sydney
Prince Harry visits a children’s braille learning centre supported by his charity Sentebale and watches a five-a-side soccer match in the southern
In a world first, the European Union has agreed to cap extravagant bankers’ bonuses from 2014.
The provisional deal means that bonuses will be
It is not your average weekend away, but for one adventurous couple the Red Planet could be their dream destination. A non-profit foundation is
US Foreign Secretary, John Kerry, is set to attend the Friends of Syria conference in Rome on Thursday February 28, where he will meet the head of
On Thursday February 28 at 20:00 CET Pope Benedict XVI will officially step down and slip quietly from public view.
In keeping with his modest ways
Italian President Giorgio Napolitano cancelled a planned dinner meeting with Peer Steinbruek in Berlin on Wednesday February 27, after the German
Aside from the business of choosing the pope’s successor, Benedict XVI’s departure presents a business opportunity to the Vatican’s stores selling
An alliance of opposition parties says it will boycott Egypt’s upcoming parliamentary elections, in protest against a new law which it says favours
In Washington, American leaders have unveiled a statue of Rosa Parks, a woman who defied racial segregation in 1955 making her a pioneer of civil
Slovenia has dismissed its conservative-led government and appointed an anti-austerity financial expert as its first female prime minister.