"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
They came from far and wide to pay their respects and snatch a last glimpse of the man who led their nation out of apartheid and onto the path of
There have been emotional farewells to South Africa’s much-loved former leader, Nelson Mandela, as his body lies in state.
Former South African
For the first time dogs are now being trained to sniff out the previously undetectable explosive “Mother of Satan”, Braveheart Bio-Dog Academy said
The trial of South African Olympic and Paralympic athlete, Oscar Pistorius, accused of the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp is due to start
Four weeks after he was admitted to a Pretoria clinic, what has become known as “the wall” bursting with tributes to Nelson Mandela, is testament to
Doctors treating former South African president Nelson Mandela have denied rumours that he is in a “permanent vegetative state”.
Qunu, the site of the Mandela family burial ground and the ailing anti-apartheid hero’s chosen resting place continues to fuel a bitter family feud
Prayers continue to be said for Nelson Mandela outside the Pretoria hospital where he has spent the last three weeks being treated for a severe lung
US President Barack Obama says his government will provide nearly 5.4 billion euros over the next five years to help combat power blackouts in
In a visit dominated by the fading health of former South African president Nelson Mandela. US President Barack Obama attended banquet with current
Barack Obama has paid tribute to Nelson Mandela during his visit to South Africa.
Out of deference to the ailing anti-apartheid leader’s peace and
Several leading South African figures and family members have been visiting the hospital in Pretoria where Nelson Mandela remains in a critical
For many among South Africa’s more than 50 million people who see Nelson Mandela almost as a family member, this is a particularly difficult
The South African president Jacob Zuma has confirmed that Nelson Mandela’s health continues to improve.
At a Rally to mark National Youth day, Zuma
Nelson Mandela’s family say the ailing former South African president is recovering well from a lung infection, which had kept him hospitalised for
South African citizens are praying for the recovery of former President Nelson Mandela.
The nation’s first black president remains in hospital in
Oscar Pistorius had to force his way through a media scrum to attend a pre-trial hearing in Pretoria.
The South African paralympic champion has
Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been discharged from hospital in Pretoria after a nine-day stay for treatment of pneumonia and is
The prayers of Oscar Pistorius’ family appear to have been heard as a South African court released him on bail.
The Olympic and Paralympic star was
Oscar Pistorius was granted bail by a South African court on Friday after his lawyers successfully argued he was not a flight risk. The man known