"The EU withdrawal bill is making good progress. We're on course to deliver Brexit. We're on course to deliver on the vote of the British people."
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
"I dissent from this spirally spun, legally lightweight, consumer harming, corporate enabling, destroying internet freedom order."
Democrat FCC Commissioner
"There can only be industrial and economic growth if there is energy."
Hyacinthe Befeno Todimanana
"We're making Ariane 6 to reduce costs."
Director, Guiana Space Centre
"Next year will be the last chance to pursue EU-level reforms before a fateful year of reckoning begins."
Former Swedish prime minister
""A big part of the rulers' legitimacy is based on people's fear""
"All the governments need to channel these emotions somehow: they chose food."
Analyst, German Council on Foreign Relations
The Cuban government has freed a political prisoner who became ill in jail, while six others have been moved to prisons nearer to home.
A severe drought that has struck Cuba for the past eighteen months is affecting the water supplies of more than half a million people.
Cuba has called on the United States to lift its 48 year embargo on the Caribbean Island.
The announcement made by the Speaker of the Parliament
As a bonus feature, this is an extended interview with Peter Finn from the Washington Post, covering the impossibility of building a replacement
As an extra feature for the web, this is an extended interview with ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee Bisher al-Rawi covering lie-detector tests, innocent
As a bonus feature, this is an extended interview with Paul Rester, an intelligence chief at Guantanamo Bay, covering waterboarding, interrogations
This bonus feature is an extended interview with Sarah, a US Marine and a guard at Guantanamo Bay, covering her 21st birthday, change-overs and
Cuba’s president Raul Castro has accused the United States and the EU of blackmailing the country by supporting opposition dissidents.
Wives march to mark anniversary of arrest of dissident men
A group of Cuban female dissidents dubbed “the Ladies in White” have marched for a fourth day in Havana to demand anti-government activists be freed
Female family members of imprisoned dissidents in Cuba have been man-handled by police into waiting buses and then driven away.
As the so-called
Brazilian President, Lula da Silva, has met with former Cuban leader, Fidel Castro. During his visit to Havana on Wednesday, Brazil’s head of state
The Cuban dissident Orlando Zapata Tamayo has died after 85 days on hunger strike. The 42-year-old had been transferred from prison to a hospital
The Cuban dissident Orlando Zapata has died after 85 days on hunger strike.
The 42-year-old had been transferred from prison to a hospital in
Kool and the Gang concert in Cuba.
Venezuela and Cuba have led more strong attacks on President Obama at the end of an alternative summit of Latin American countries in Havana. The
Venezuela’s anti-American President Hugo Chavez has signed a three billion dollar trade deal with Cuba.
The cooperation agreement – worth the
A damning new report says the repression of human rights in Cuba has worsened since Raul Castro took over from his brother Fidel in 2006. The claims
Cuba will have to improve its record on human rights to help normalise relations with the European Union. The 27-nation bloc’s Humanitarian Aid
Cubans took to the streets to celebrate a new monument for national hero Camilo Cienfuegos. The portrait of Che Guevara in Havana’s Revolution