"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
A suspected Muslim militant group has turned the Indian city of Mumbai into a scene of carnage. Hospitals are full. More than 100 people have died
Police commandos are said to be going from room to room at the blazing Taj Mahal Palace hotel in Mumbai, searching out at least half a dozen
Explosions have been heard at a luxury hotel in Mumbai in India where militant gunmen are believed to be holding up to 200 guests hostage, after a
The death toll following a series of attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai now exceeds 100, including at least six foreigners.
Hundreds of people
One militant holed up inside the Oberoi Hotel said his group wanted all the Mujahideens being held in India to be freed in exchange for the
India has launched its first unmanned mission to the Moon.
Chandrayaan-1, or Moon Vehicle, blasted off from a southern Indian space centre shortly
Nearly 200 people are now thought to have been killed in a mass stampede at a Hindu temple in western India. It is reported overcrowding is to blame
An investigation is underway following the deaths of at least 145 people in a stampede at a Hindu temple in Northern India.
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