""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
The best images taken from the International Space Station have been complied by NASA.
From surfing in Santa hats, to traditional masses and decorating a 210-foot cake, take a look at how people around the world celebrated Christmas
Around one million visitors a day are expected to descend upon the city centre for the event, which stretches from Thursday to Sunday.
Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc decided to embark on a quest to seek out the most beautiful women in the world.
Fifteen photographs have been chosen as the best wildlife pictures of the year
Darth Vader is standing on a pedestal in the yard of a plant in the suburbs of the southern Ukrainian city of Odesa. In his previous life he was a
French journalist Samuel Gratacap went to one of the hottest spots for human trafficking. to learn what people there have been through
Candyfloss trees and bubblegum-coloured water: Photographer Sanne De Wilde offers a glimpse of what 'the island of the colour-blind' looks like to its inhabitants.
After the war with Iraq ended, Iranian prisoners returned home. Their families had been totally unaware of their whereabouts during the conflict
The gigantic moon rises over the Pantheon; people practise standup paddleboard yoga in Croatia; a wild cow leaps over revellers in Pamplona; British
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot has been photographed up close for the first time by NASA’s Juno spacecraft, revealing stunning images of this swirling
German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a welcome ceremony for Chinese panda bears, a robot is seen on Mount Etna, people participate in the
Is this a real cultural addiction or simply a new form of art?
A photographer has sparked a controversial debate in India by snapping women wearing latex cow heads.
Sujatro Ghosh wants people to consider
Celebrations after the lower house of the German parliament voted on legalising same-sex marriage, people walking flooded streets during heavy rain
In Rome Pope Francis meets refugee children, in Caracas demonstrators clash with riot security forces, in New York people participate in a yoga
The online photography collection is a treasure trove of historical and present-day images about culture, fashion and entertainment.
Australians are known for their wacky sense of humour.
They have been letting their imaginations run wild with their mailboxes with examples from
Locals in the village of Bergün in Switzerland have banned photography of its landscapes.
The inhabitants want to encourage people to ditch social
“Travelling and taking photos, seeing the world in which we live: I can’t imagine a better way of living this life that has been given to us.” – says