""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
"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
Frida has already saved 52 people from various accidents and disasters
Puerto Rico & the Dominican Republic, among the worst-hit by Hurricane Maria, faced with daunting rexconstruction task.
At least 273 people are now known to have been killed by Tuesday's 7.1 magnitude quake
People involved in rescue efforts in Mexico city sing moving rendition of "Cielito Lindo"
What could billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates possibly regret? Well, a keyboard shortcut, it turns out.
New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is honoring the centennial of the French master sculptor Auguste Rodin’s death with a special exhibit.
Hurricane Maria slammed into the Caribbean nation with winds of up to 250 km/h, ripping the roofs off buildings and knocking out electricity across the island.
Firefighters, police, soldiers and civilians have been working frantically to pull people trapped under collapsed buildings in Mexico since Tuesday's deadly earthquake.
Rescuers are racing against the clock to reach survivors trapped under the rubble of a school in Mexico City.
The search which has entered into a
Emergency crews have been sifting through rubble for hours after reaching 12-year-old Frida who said she's in contact with five of her friends
In his latest gaffe, Trump praises health care in 'Nambia'
In the wake of Mexico's massive quake, Californians are wondering if they are ready for the "Big One".
Mexico's people have mobilised to deal with the latest earthquake to hit their country.
At a side meeting at the UN General Assembly the US has accused Iran of "not meeting expectations" around its nuclear deal with the international community.
Rescue crews and volunteers burrow through rubble for quake survivors
Electricity cut to the whole island after 225 km/h winds.
The UN should "prove its worth in helping us to meet the challenges of the 21st Century," May said
Hurricane Maria has slammed into Puerto Rico, pounding the Caribbean island with near 250 kilometre winds.
The dangerously powerful storm, the
Inspiration for the Oscar-winning 1980 film who was best known for his rivalry with Sugar Ray Robinson had pneumonia and died in a nursing home.
Eyewitness images show the destruction and fear as the Latin American country was hit by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake.
Rescue efforts take place in Mexico following its most lethal earthquake in a generation.
The 10-year-olds were given a homework assignment that read: “You are a member of the K.K.K.. Why do you think your treatment of African-Americans is justified?”
Mexico’s deadly earthquake on Tuesday happened 32 years to the day since another devastating tremor hit the country, killing more than 10,000
Mexico holds evacuation drills to mark the anniversary of the 1985 deadly quake
With deaths at over 200 and rising Mexico says latest earthquake is deadliest in more than 30 years.
Panic on the streets of Mexico City as a deadly earthquake rocks the region
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has confirmed more than 20 children and two adults have been found dead at a primary school in Mexico city
Delegates to the UN General Assembly in New York walk through outdoor protests.
Deadly 7.1 earthquake rocks Mexico southeast of the country's capital
Trump threatens to destroy North Korea while Macron offers voice of calm at the UN