"Everyone's lives will be better off under tax reform, because of the tax relief that families' get, because of the higher paychecks, because we have a stronger economy, and again, this is also about bringing jobs back from overseas."
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman
"I believe that here, today, many different people have jointly made a historic step for a fair, just and free Hungary."
"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
The Cuban dissident Orlando Zapata has died after 85 days on hunger strike.
The 42-year-old had been transferred from prison to a hospital in
The Israeli Foreign Affairs Minister faced questions about Mossad’s alleged involvement in the killing of Palestinian militant in Dubai. Avigdor
Georgia buries Olympic luger, Nodar Kumaritashvili, in his home town.
United Arab Emirates
Police in Dubai have released video footage of an alleged international hit squad they believe assassinated a top Hamas official last month.
Best-selling British crime writer and former jockey Dick Francis has died at the age of 89.
With over 40 novels to his name which were translated
Tributes have been pouring in for Alexander McQueen, the British designer whose apparent suicide has sent shockwaves through the fashion
One of the best-known and most influential of British fashion designers Alexander McQueen has been found dead in his London home, just days after the
Reclusive American author J.D. Salinger who wrote the post-war literary classic “The Catcher in the Rye” has died of natural causes aged 91 at his
Italy has launched a second inquiry in a week following a spate of deaths of babies in hospital.
The latest probe concerns the deaths of two
One of the biggest names in French politics over the last quarter of a century, Philippe Seguin, has died at the age of 66.
The nation’s political
The only official survivor of both the atomic bombs that fell on Hiroshima and Nagasaki has died. Tsutomi Yamaguchi was aged 93 and had been
The present method of burying people who have passed away in coffins might soon be replaced by more eco-friendly procedures. A technology for
American actress Brittany Murphy has died aged 32.
She collapsed at her home in Los Angeles and was pronounced dead at hospital reportedly
Grand Ayatollah Hossein Ali Montazeri was widely recognised as the spiritual father of Iran’s reform movement.
Initially the Iranian press played
The freezing weather has not just hit the Channel Tunnel. Airports, railways and roads across much of Europe have ground to a standstill. In Belgium
A reformist website in Iran says riot police are being deployed in the holy city of Qom after the death of Iran’s top dissident cleric Grand
Thousands of opposition protestors are reported to be gathering in cities in Iran, following the death of one of the most prominent critics of the
Yegor Gaidar, the architect of Russia’s market reforms, has died. The 53-year-old suffered fatal complications as a result of a blood clot.