"The EU withdrawal bill is making good progress. We're on course to deliver Brexit. We're on course to deliver on the vote of the British people."
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
"I dissent from this spirally spun, legally lightweight, consumer harming, corporate enabling, destroying internet freedom order."
Democrat FCC Commissioner
"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
David Goodman is a presenter at World Radio Switzerland who has followed the Eurovision Song Contest extensively. Here he explains how the contest
This year’s Miss Russia beauty competition has ended successfully, despite a series of scandals which overshadowed proceedings.
The discovery of
About 8,000 ice anglers braved the cold in the hope of catching the biggest fish and taking home the 50,000 euro prize. The ice-covered Viljandi Lake
A Siberian beauty pageant held in Novosibirsk, Russia had contestants competing for the title of Miss Snow Universe by parading outside in their
Winter sports lovers swam and dived in extremely cold in northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province.
The southern Ukrainian city of Zaporizhzhya city has claimed the record for creating the world’s longest sausage. It was part of celebrations to mark
A dazzling display of football wizardry was on show at the Street Style 2012 world final in Lecce, Italy.
A crowd of 15,000 flocked to the city’s
Sixteen teams have been battling out in the English county of Kent, to win the World Custard Pie Championships.
Those taking part turned out in
The first ever duck egg eating contest has been held at Dekalb Market in Brooklyn, New York. Contestants must eat a fertilised duck egg with a
Fourteen finalists gathered in Israel on Thursday night for a controversial beauty pageant called ‘Miss Holocaust Survivor’, which critics have
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The famous opera competition Operalia has reached an important milestone, its 20th anniversary. Founder and world renowned
Interview with the great tenor Plácido Domingo.
Little ladybugs, flying carpets, ice-cream shaped cars and other extraordinary vehicles participated in a Soap Box derby in
The early heats of the Eurovision Song Contest have been held in Azerbaijan, this year’s host country. 18 acts went through the semi-finals with
Car mechanic Carlos Alberto Perez has been picked as the best look-a-like of US President Barack Obama. Mr Perez, 32, made a 1,000-mile journey to
The last weekend of carnival in Venice included a gondola parade and colourful, creative costumes for the contest in St Mark’s Square.
Couples in Pattaya (Thailand) continue to lock lips for a second day in a kissing competition that aims to break the Guinness World Record.
The hunt is on for Germany’s champion deer caller.
Enthusiasts grunted, bawled and bellowed their way through imitations of red deer in the
Forty of the best bartenders from 13 countries displayed their skills in front of enthusiastic crowd at an annual contest in Latvia’s capital Riga.