"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
Meet Pepper the robot priest.
Men should not be allowed to end marriage by a single text message, court rules.
Amid chants of “Govinda ala re”, thousands of Mumbaikars will today celebrate Dahi Handi and Krishna Janmashtami with pomp and splendour.
A group of Roman Catholic priests were refused service at a Welsh pub on after staff mistook them for a stag party in fancy dress.
Scores of Muslims gathered outside Al-Aqsa mosque as Israel said men under the age of 50 would be banned from the major mosque for the day in anticipation of more mass protests.
Israeli police bans men under 50 from attending Friday prayers at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque, following scuffles there on Thursday.
Muslim leaders in Jerusalem say they are happy that Israel has withdrawn its additional security measures at the Al Aqsa compound and urged their
In this episode: Belgium’s ban on Islamic veils are ruled to be legal; the British Foreign Secretary dismisses talk of a Brexit bill, and Ukraine hosts an EU-Kiev…
The European Court of Human Rights upholds Belgium's ban on the Islamic full-face veil, rejecting a legal challenge by two Muslim women wearing the niqab.
The rules state that women are only allowed to wear one-piece or two-piece bathing suits
Turkey’s Education Ministry unveiled new regulations this week that require every new school in the country be outfitted with gender-separated Muslim prayer rooms.
High-ranking Vatican official Cardinal George Pell asserts his innocence as he is charged with multiple, historical sex crimes.
Pope's chief financial adviser -- Australia's most senior Catholic -- charged with multiple sexual assault charges.
Thousands of Syrians have been lining up at the border to go home for the first time in two years
Worshippers gathered in Lagos to mark the Eid-al-Fitr religious holiday
The San Juan suburb has been celebrating its annual Water Festival in honour of St John the Baptist
The intractable problem of Northern Ireland gets an added complication with the implications of Brexit.
In Peru, chanting shamans dance around pictures of Donald Trump and Kim Jon-un to call for world peace.
Norway is aiming to become the latest European country to ban face-covering Muslim veils, it’s emerged.
The government said it wanted the ban –
Ramadan, Islam's holy month, is celebrated according to the lunar calendar. While traditions have remained largely unchanged, the advent of social media has helped spread the word about the period. Bu