"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
Quip comes during filming of TV documentary.
Las Fallas festival and Queen Elizabeth visits Royal Academy of Arts
Pictures of what users called 'propaganda trucks' and adverts in newspapers praising Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince ahead of his official visit to the UK were widely criticised on Twitter.
The monarch attended the runway show to give British designer Richard Quinn the inaugural Queen Elizabeth II award for British design.
Her Majesty is thought to have been inspired to implement changes on her estates after a meeting with famous naturalist Sir David Attenborough.
Trump's UK visit is slated for early 2018, but the transatlantic relationship has gone downhill steadily since its early beginnings in 2017 where May and Trump shared a handheld walk at the White House.
Chris Norman honoured for Paris train attack bravery.
Paradise Papers: UK's opposition leader, Jeremy Corbyn has implied that Queen Elizabeth II should apologise after investing millions offshore.
Is it right for a rich person to hide their money abroad to avoid paying taxes?
A huge leak of financial documents reveal how the world's super-rich protect their wealth
The Queen has a speech ready in case World War 3 breaks out and it's still as relevant now as the day it was written 30 years ago
Britain's Queen Elizabeth officially opened the UK's tallest bridge over Scotland's River Forth
Twenty years on from Diana, Princess of Wales' tragic death, here are the key figures that underpin one of the most examined car crashes of all time.
Philip was born Philippos, Prince of Greece and Denmark, on his family's dining room table on the island of Corfu on June 10, 1921.
Prince Philip, the husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, has made his final solo appearance at an official engagement before he retires from active public life.
Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released an unofficial photograph of Prince George to mark his fourth birthday.
Here are some rules anyone coming into contact with British royalty might like to follow.
If you were a Briton who’d voted to remain in the EU, Tuesday’s Queen Speech would have made for difficult viewing.
Brexit dominated the address
Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, has been admitted to hospital with an infection and will miss the formal opening
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