"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"We don't get involved in the politics of the nations that we visit. We are above that. I don't want to criticize why we couldn't use a soprano that sang alone on stage. I like to see the other part - that in the orchestra women and men can sit together. It's a great step forward."
"It always runs on time, it's very fast, it's comfortable."
"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
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