""Our struggle is against the sexual abuse, the cover-up, the psychological abuse, and the silence over these abuses.""
Sexual abuse survivor
""It probably could've gone a lot worse if they'd had to take their time and come out on a board or something like that.""
""Roy and Heather Bennett have been tragically killed in a helicopter accident in North America. I am devastated- they were two of Zimbabwe’s greatest patriots.""
""I'm not the first woman to work and have a baby. I know these are special circumstances but there'll be many woman who would have done this well before I have.""
New Zealand Prime Minister
""The case will be tried in court. It will not be tried in the media.""
Attorney for David Turpin
"Everything is data and everything is about being digitalised. That's Estonia. That's why we think Estonia is the best to collaborate with"
CEO and founder, Planetway
"[Romania's PM designate] only knows to say yes and that's how things will be from now on."
"All I do is sing, which is what I love, and it comes out naturally"
Pope Benedict has described the Israeli barrier dividing Bethlehem from Jerusalem as a tragic symbol of deadlock in the struggle for peace in the
The Pope’s visit to Israel has been attracting an increasing number of critical comments about his wartime role. Israel’s Parliamentary Speaker
On the second day of a sensitive trip to Israel the Pope visited powerful symbols of Judaism and Islam in Jerusalem. Following tradition, Benedict
It was meant to be a “pilgrimage of peace.”
But so far, the Pope’s visit to Israel seems only to have exacerbated the tensions between the Jewish
Pope Benedict XVI has honoured the victims of the Holocaust at the start of his trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories. This is expected to
After three days in Jordan, the Pope arrives in Israel today, beginning the most delicate part of his Middle East journey.
Having stressed his
On the last full day of his visit to Jordan, the Pope has visited the place where tradition says Jesus was baptised by John. Accompanied by King
The Pope has celebrated Mass for thousands of worshippers at an open-air service in Amman, on the last full day of his visit to Jordan. 50,000
On his last full day in Jordan, Pope Benedict will celebrate an open-air Mass and pray at the site where Christians believe Jesus was baptised.
Pope Benedict XVI has denounced what he called ‘religious manipulation’ as he attempted to build bridges with the Muslim world on his tour of the
The Pope has reiterated his vision of a peaceful future, visiting an important Biblical site and urging people of all religions to find their place
For the second time since becoming head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Benedict will visit a mosque today, as his delicate trip to the Middle
A UN inquiry has accused Israel of gross negligence and recklessness during the Gaza war earlier this year.
The report, commissioned by Secretary
The Turkish government has lashed out at the perpetrators of a mass murder at a wedding, saying there could be no justification whatsoever for the
A hospital in south east Turkey is continuing to care for the survivors of one of the country’s worst civilian attacks in recent times.
At least 45 people, including several children, have been killed after masked gunmen attacked a wedding party in south eastern Turkey.
May Day demonstrations in Turkey have turned to violence.
While thousands took part in a peaceful rally with crowds carrying banners with slogans
Pockets of violence have marred otherwise so far peaceful May Day rallies in Turkey.
Thousands of demonstrators snaked through the streets of
The outbreaks of swine-flu variant have prompted Egypt to start slaughtering all of the country’s pigs, even though it’s humans, and not the animals
Ten Turkish soldiers have been killed in a bomb explosion in the mainly Kurdish southeast of the country. It is the deadliest attack on Turkish
The European Union’s top court has ruled that legal verdicts by Greek Cypriot courts are binding throughout the bloc. This supports Cypriot Meletis
Three people have been killed during a five-hour gunbattle between police and militants in Istanbul.
One policeman and a civilian died in the
Turkish police are laying siege to an apartment in Istanbul where three people were reportedly killed during a raid on alleged members of a far-left
Israel has closed its borders with the West Bank over fears of an attack during celebrations marking its creation as a state 61 years ago.
The US Secretary of State has followed up her surprise trip to Iraq with an unannounced visit to Lebanon.
Hillary Clinton’s talks with President
The Israeli government has been discussing its position towards Syria amid signs of a split.
Yesterday Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said
The 94th anniversary of the disastrous First World War Battle of Gallipoli is being marked today.
Thousands of people gathered for a dawn service
The EU Presidency has met the Israeli President but with background rumbling. “We are in the process of reviewing our policy; don’t rush us.” — That