"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
A plan to fire four missiles near the US Pacific territory of Guam will be ready in days, North Korea has warned.
The secretive communist
Japan and South Korea had strong words for Pyongyang amid fears of a military confrontation
At 11:01 a.m. On August 9, 1945 the US dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Nagasaki
The bomb was called “Fat Man”
Amid mounting nuclear tensions between the United States and North Korea, Japan has been marking the 72 anniversary of the atomic bombing on
Square watermelons are being sold for as much as 150 USD in Japan to be used as ornaments
A strong typhoon made landfall on Wakayama Peninsula, western Japan on Monday, bringing heavy rain and strong winds
Typhoon Noru takes aim at central Japan
Massive lanterns featuring mythical gods and fabled creatures paraded through cities in the north of Japan
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe led the tributes to victims at a sombre ceremony
Firefighters struggle to contain a blaze at Tsukiji fishmarket, the world's largest and one of Tokyo's most popular tourist sites
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a phone call with US President Trump but the two leaders 'did not discuss military action'.
Flashy shoes you have there sir...
North Korea's state television has broadcast pictures of the launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile with leader Kim Jong Un personally supervising the midnight launch of the rocket.
Newton Aycliffe, northeastern England: this is where the world’s first passenger steam train was born in 1825.
Launched in 1964 for the Tokyo Olympic Games, the Shinkansen linked Tokyo to Osaka running at a speed of 210 kilometres per hour.
Japan has began the three-year countdown for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The games will be the first the country has hosted since the 1964
Six years on from a massive nuclear disaster, accumulations of lava-like layers were found inside Fukushima nuclear plant.
Six years after the Fukushima nuclear accident, operators of the affected Daiichi Power Plant are using robot technology to check for new damage.
Spectators enjoy a parade of colourful floats at the annual Gion Festival in Japan's ancient capital of Kyoto.
The head of what was once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange stands trial in Tokyo on charges of embezzlement and data manipulation. He denies any wrongdoing.