"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"Teníamos ganas de oír a la gente respirar aire nuevo y reír todos juntos"
"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
Campaigning is over in Portugal’s snap general election as voters ponder where to mark their ballot papers on Sunday in a poll that could end months
Portugal’s general election campaign is underway ahead of next month’s ballot, with the country’s international bailout at the heart of the
A lot of worried Portuguese are uncertain what their caretaker prime minister’s reassurances are worth, surrounding the conditions of a 78 billion
Negotiators sorting out debt-laden Portugal’s bailout package have said agreement has been reached on the amount involved, it is now just a matter of
There is rising anger from workers fed up with wave after wave of austerity cuts. The street battles and the battles in the halls of power show a
Portuguese socialists have put aside their differences and overwhelmingly backed their leader Jose Socrates.
The vote of confidence came at the
Portugal’s caretaker Prime Minister, Jose Socrates has come under criticism after announcing his intention to seek a bailout of up to 90billion euros
EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso responded quickly to Portugal’s intention to ask for a bailout. He immediately said the activation of
Portugal’s Prime Minister Jose Socrates has confirmed his country will be asking for an EU bailout.
The announcement came after his Finance
As Portugal prepares for a general election in June, all eyes are now on the country’s ability to pay back its huge debts.
The uncertainty caused
Portuguese President Cavaco Silva on Thursday accepted the resignation of Prime Minister Jose Socrates and called fresh elections for June
Portugal’s Prime Minister Jose Socrates has stepped down after his government’s latest austerity package was rejected in parliament.
Today could be Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates’s last day in power as his minority government faces a crucial parliamentary vote.
With the amount of interest that Portugal is having to offer to get investors to buy its bonds rising to unsustainable levels, Lisbon is appealing
Portugal has pushed through it’s 2010-2011 austerity budget. A budget deficit of 4.6% of GDP left the government needing to cut spending further to
The Portuguese parliament votes on Wednesday on an austerity budget that is essential to protect the country from the turbulence of global markets
Portugal’s government is proposing fresh austerity cuts, as pressure mounts on Prime Minister Jose Socrates to slash the country’s deficit.
The inquiry into the Freeport development in Portugal has decided that the prime minister, Jose Socrates, has no case to answer and all proceedings
Saying that it is a strategic holding, Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates has blocked the sale of Portugal Telecom’s stake in the Brazilian
At 52, José Sócrates has just been elected for a second time as Portugal’s prime minister. Despite the economic crisis Socrates remains confident