"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
"The use of robots and artificial intelligence within the military might make the whole world more unstable."
Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Former NATO Secretary General
"I do not expect to be robbed of my youth and my life, I am going to throw myself into the sea with the migrants, without returning."
"Ministers, regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff"
Australian Prime Minister
President Barack Obama and his daughters, Sasha and Malia, went on what has become an annual book shopping spree on Saturday. They stopped at a
What’s thought to be the first ever book printed in what is now the United States has fetched a record $14 million at auction.
The tiny “Bay Psalm
After eight years the indomitable little Gaul Asterix is back with a new adventure, ‘Asterix and the Picts’, which is set in Scotland.
Steven Patrick Morrissey, known to all as “Morrissey”, was in Gothenburg, Sweden on Thursday for an exclusive book signing of his eagerly awaited
German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle welcomed Brazil’s Vice-President Michel Temer to the Frankfurt Book Fair as the 65th annual literature fest
American novelist and screenwriter Elmore Leonard dies at the age of 87.
According to his official web page Elmore passed away on Tuesday morning
The world’s oldest known complete Torah scroll may have been found in Bologna University Library. The sheepskin document dates from around 1155, and
‘The Little Prince’ may be aging fast, but its youthful idealism remains as pertinent as ever.
First published in 1943, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s
Everybody’s favorite comic book reporter is turning 84 today.
His first adventures were published on January 10, 1929 in the children’s pages of
Bertelsmann and Pearson are to merge their books operations Random House and Penguin to create a new publishing giant and make significant economies
A book about the royal family is causing a stir in Belgium.
Media extracts suggest the book questions the succession and alleges that the marriage
‘For Europe!’ is a new book, written by two staunch pro-Europeans – Daniel Cohn-Bendit of the Group of Greens-European Free Alliance and Guy
Harry Potter fans have had five years to grow up since the last installment of the fantasy novel. Some commentators say they need to have matured
The deep anger that’s been felt across the Muslim world over the controversial anti-Islam film ‘Innocence of Muslims’ echoes similar demonstrations
Although millions of books are scanned and put online every year, making old documents and texts available on the web is a difficult and painstaking
As the world marked International Literacy Day - new figures showed many Europeans still lack basic reading and writing skills.
Roughly one in
Police have found a priceless medieval religious manuscript stolen from a church in northwest Spain one year ago.
The Codex Calixtinus is a 12th
Meet the author of a work about staving off our own extinction: Jeremy Rifkin, who advises the European Commission. He is an American economist
Children’s author and illustrator Maurice Sendak has died at the age of 83.
The Brooklyn-born writer was best known for his fantasy tale “Where
Technology giant Apple and publishers Penguin and Macmillan are being sued over the pricing of e-books. The US Justice department accuses them of