""The ocean is a horrible, horrible place for anything manmade. The engineering has been a challenge.""
Winner European Entrepreneur of the Year
" "The creativity and ingenuity of these outstanding women and men helps to improve our daily lives and strengthens the competitiveness of the European economy.""
President, European Patent Office
""The sting of sanctions will be painful if the regime does not change its course""
US Secretary of State
"We have to look at what the choice entails. What are we saying we have the choice to do?"
'No' campaigner in Irish abortion referendum
""My daughter is no more in the world""
Abdul Aziz Sheikh
Father of Sabika Sheikh
""My very best wishes to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their wedding day. To all of those joining the national celebration with street parties and other events, have a wonderful day.""
UK Prime Minister Theresa May
(who was not invited to the wedding)
""If humanity ever captures the energy of love it will be the second time that we have discovered fire.""
Most Reverend Michael Curry
Sermon at Royal Wedding
"After meeting Ms. Waight Keller... Ms Markle chose to work with her for her timeless and elegant aesthetic, impeccable tailoring, and relaxed demeanour."
At least 15 people were killed and more than a dozen injured on the outskirts of Athens after heavy rain caused flash floods
No place in Europe is under greater threat than the Netherlands, a waterlogged country that mostly sits below sea level. As climate change brings the
The death toll in flash floods in Greece has risen to at least 15 with scores more people homeless after a night of heavy rains.
More bodies have been recovered following flash floods near Athens.
Greece’s health ministry has now confirmed at least 15 dead.
Tourists are forced to wear boots to stay dry as water levels in Venice reach their highest in four years
Vietnam's Hoi An floods following powerful typhoon
The bad weather caused by a tropical depression is wreaking havoc mostly in the north and centre of the country.
Democratic Republic Of Congo
Impressive Red Cross footage shows trucks battling to carry construction material in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Puerto Rico & the Dominican Republic, among the worst-hit by Hurricane Maria, faced with daunting rexconstruction task.
Hospitals and houses have been flooded in Croatia following torrential rain in the Istrin peninsula.
She struck during the night, trailing devastation in her wake: Hurricane Irma, the most powerful storm ever recorded in the Atlantic, showed no mercy
Packing winds of almost 300 km per hour, Hurricane Irma has hit the French territory of Saint Martin - leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.
Chances are the name Harvey will be associated with devastation and chaos, just like Katrina, Hugo, Sandy, and Rita.
Eastern Switzerland is suffering flooding after 72 hours of non-stop rain.
Fears are rising for hundreds of villages stranded by monsoon flood waters in large areas of Nepal, Bangladesh and India.
Rescuers are searching painstakingly through flooded neighbourhoods across southeastern Texas for people stranded by Hurricane Harvey.
While all eyes have been on the havoc wreaked by Hurricane Harvey, more than 1,000 people have been killed as a result of devastating floods across Asia
The economic cost of Hurricane Harvey is, as yet, unknown, but forecasters predict it will ultimately have a positive impact on the economy.
Pastor Harding plays piano in his flooded home in Texas to prove to his son that the instrument still works.
With the media focus on the chaos wrought by Hurricane Harvey in the US, floods have killed many more people in Africa and Asia this year, as climate change worsens extreme weather worldwide.