""The ocean is a horrible, horrible place for anything manmade. The engineering has been a challenge.""
Winner European Entrepreneur of the Year
" "The creativity and ingenuity of these outstanding women and men helps to improve our daily lives and strengthens the competitiveness of the European economy.""
President, European Patent Office
""The sting of sanctions will be painful if the regime does not change its course""
US Secretary of State
"We have to look at what the choice entails. What are we saying we have the choice to do?"
'No' campaigner in Irish abortion referendum
""My daughter is no more in the world""
Abdul Aziz Sheikh
Father of Sabika Sheikh
""My very best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. To all of those joining the national celebration with street parties and other events, have a wonderful day.""
UK Prime Minister Theresa May
(who was not invited to the wedding)
""If humanity ever captures the energy of love it will be the second time that we have discovered fire.""
Most Reverend Michael Curry
Sermon at Royal Wedding
"After meeting Ms. Waight Keller... Ms Markle chose to work with her for her timeless and elegant aesthetic, impeccable tailoring, and relaxed demeanour."
ISIL claimed responsibility for one of the massacres at a Shi'ite mosque in Kabul
Second car bombing strikes Helmand just days after similar blast in Lashkar Gah
At least 20 people have been reported dead in an attack at a Shiite mosque in Kabul
Suicide bomber targets NATO convoy in Afghanistan
A suicide bomber has attacked a convoy of NATO troops near the airport in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar.
The NATO-led military coalition
29 people are killed and 64 injured in an explosion at the largest Shiite Muslim mosque in Afghanistan's Herat province.
A suicide attack on a Shi’ite mosque in the city of Herat in western Afghan killed more than 29 people and wounded more than 64 today (August 1)
Security forces battle gunmen in Afghan capital, Kabul after suicide bomb attack at the Iraqi embassy
A suicide attacker has detonated a car bomb in the Afghan capital, killing at least 35 people and wounding dozens more.
The Taliban says it was behind the storming of a police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan.
Dozens of people were killed or wounded when as many
The bloodshed is continuing in Afghanistan.
At least 12 people have been killed while attending the funeral near Kabul of a victim of Friday’s
At least 90 people were killed and more than 400 were wounded in the attack, one of the deadliest ever in the Afghan capital.
One of the deadliest bomb blasts to hit the Afghan capital Kabul has killed scores of people and injured hundreds more – with most of the victims
A German aid worker and Afghan guard have been killed in an attack on a guesthouse in Kabul. A Finnish national has been kidnapped.
Gunmen in Afghanistan have attacked a national TV and radio station in the eastern city of Jalalabad, engaging in a battle with security forces.
At least eight are killed and dozens wounded in an ISIL-claimed suicide blast targeting a military convoy in the Afghan capital.
At least 49 people are confirmed dead and dozens are wounded following a gun and bomb attack on a military hospital in Kabul.
Gunmen dressed as doctors have attacked a military hospital in an area close to the US embassy in Kabul.
They are fighting with security forces inside the building in the Afghan capital.
Taliban militants claim to have targeted multiple areas in the Afghan capital, killing at least 16 people.