""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."
""Something has perturbed our Milky Way galaxy. We don't yet know what""
Gaia Project Scientist, ESA
"[The EU] shouldn't be negotiating with a gun to its head. That's not the way you treat allies."
former US ambassador to the EU
Markets show hope for resolve in Spain over Catalan independence
The euro slipped against its major peers early on Monday as markets digested the German election result.
Traders appeared concerned over the
Maybe it's time to schedule that shopping trip to New York: the single currency has hit its strongest level against the dollar in over two years.
Greece has returned to the bond markets selling debt to private investors for the first time in three years.
The sale of around 3 billion euros of
Sterling dropped as much as 2.5 percent as the UK election results came through, while the FTSE share index opened higher.
The pound recorded
Shares in the company Amazon have gone past the 1,000 dollar mark for the first time.
It is a major new milestone for the online seller, which has
Brazil's Bovespa index fell 10 percent on a report President Michel Temer condoned an attempt to silence a potential witness in a corruption probe.
Worries about political turmoil in the United States led investors to sell shares on Wednesday. The dollar also lost value against other currencies.
Saudi Arabia and Russia have agreed to pump less through until March 2018 to further cut the huge amount of oil in storage around the world.
After a brief bounce, European indices mostly dipped into the red as investors shifted their focus from politics to monetary policy.
Oil prices have been on a roller coaster ride from oversupply worries, strong opinion poll numbers for French centrist Macron boosted share prices.
Twitter - the social media platform beloved by US president Donald Trump - saw its shares surgeafter it added a lot more users that had been expected.
Europe's stock markets made moderate gains on Tuesday with as investors shifted their focus from politics to business fundamentals.
There were no surprises from the first round of the French election which meant a relief rally for the European stock markets and beyond.
France's CAC40 underperformed other European indexes on Friday with investors cautious ahead of the first round of the presidential election.
United Airlines may lose hundreds of millions of euros as the airline faces continued backlash after dragging a passenger from an overbooked flight.
Investors in Europe were edgy on Friday following the US air strikes in Syria, but stocks erased most of their initial losses after US officials called the attack a one-off event that would not lead t
Stockmarkets dipped on news of the US airstrikes in Syria, but generally recovered after Washington officials said there would be "no escalation".
Markets show restraint as Brexit comes into being
G20 finance chiefs meeting in Germany on Saturday have failed to renew a pledge to bolster free trade.