"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 V4 states never acknowledged that for an EU-wide problem, there can be only an EU-wide solution"
" It's worth mentioning that Salbuturol is a good masking agent for other drugs possibly taken."
There is a further sign of a thaw in relations between Cuba and the EU.
Havana has said it is willing to discuss human rights issues with Brussels
Cuba’s PR machine has swung into action to scotch rumours that Fidel Castro has died, or is seriously ill. New pictures, with Argentina’s President
Human rights groups have welcomed President Barack Obama’s move to suspend trials at Guantanamo, but the inmates still face an uncertain future
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev continues his charm offensive across Latin America, arriving in Havana for talks with Cuban President Raul
Western Cuba bore the full brunt of Hurricane Gustav’s force as the storm swept across the Caribbean island.
Gustav was reduced to a Category Three
Hurricane Gustav turned deadly as it smashed into Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Local officials in the two countries said at least half a dozen
Tropical Storm Fay has already made its mark in Florida and it could be heading back to cause further devastation. Falling short of hurricane
Around 50 people have died in Haiti after a bus tried to cross a river swollen by rain from Tropical Storm Fay.
A dozen survivors were plucked from
An alleged bodyguard and driver for Osama Bin Laden is appearing before a controversial court in Guantanamo Bay in Cuba.
Aged about 30, Salim Ahmed
Video of a 16-year-old boy sobbing and pleading with interrogators during questioning at the Guantanamo Bay prison camp in Cuba has been released by
The EU’s decision to lift sanctions against Cuba will make little difference to the people living under Raul Castro’s regime say dissidents there