"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
David Cameron has announced a massive boost to Britain’s defence budget in the wake of the Paris attacks. Speaking after visiting the French capital
At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, World War One, also known as the Great War, ended.
On this morning in a railroad car
A British warplane accidentally has dropped two missiles onto its own base in Cyprus.
The weapons fell from the aircraft as it was landing on
The final British combat troops and last US Marines unit in Afghanistan officially ended their operations on Sunday.
In a ceremony at the regional
The remains of 15 British soldiers who fought and died during the Great War have been reinterred, almost 100 years to the day after the men died.
American fighter jets have struck at ISIL targets in Syria near the Kurdish town of Kobani.
US Central Command released a short video showing one
British fighter planes have been sent on their first combat mission over Iraq since parliament gave the green light for strikes against ISIL.
Two British jets were flying over Iraq and were ready to hit targets on Saturday, their first mission since parliament authorised strikes against
An octogenarian D-Day veteran rolled back the years by parachuting into the same drop zone in Normandy that he landed in 70 years ago as part of the
Pegasus Bridge is one of the key stops for those who revisit the Allied landing sites in Normandy. It crosses the Caen canal to the sea. It was a
Two men have been found guilty of murdering British soldier Lee Rigby in a gruesome case that horrified the nation.
Michael Adebolajo, 29, and
A British royal marine has been found guilty of murdering an injured Afghan insurgent by a military court in England.
It’s the first time a
As tributes continue to pour in for the soldier killed on the streets of London on Wednesday, Britain’s Communities Minister has defended the
The British Government has announced it is to send millions of euros worth of “non-lethal” aid to assist anti-Assad fighters in Syria.
British officials say they’ve made a last minute security upgrade ahead of the London Olympics which kick off on Friday.
An extra 1,200 troops will
The British government raced to resolve a major security blunder on Friday, two weeks before the London Olympics.
Private firm G4S, which won a 340
Six British soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan when their Warrior armoured vehicle hit a roadside bomb. The attack is the heaviest single