"Some guys poured fuel on my house and set it alight. The next morning workers were already pulling down my house."
Natalya Tatjana Strezhniova
""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
The most lucrative deal in US professional sport was made this week when Baseball’s Giancarlo Stanton agreed an jaw-dropping contract extension worth
A California start-up company has gone back to the future to ensure the hoverboard is no longer just the stuff of science fiction.
Arx Pax have
There is no agreement on whether studying the way the brain works can help improve educational outcomes, but the discussion is a hot topic amongst
The US government has voiced cautious optimism in the fight against Islamic militants in Iraq and Syria.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said that
In this bonus interview Learning World presenter Maha Barada meets Dr. Rebecca Winthrop, Senior Fellow and Director of the Center for Universal
As a member of NATO and the EU, Hungary has been walking a political tightrope during the Ukraine crisis as it tried to position itself on both sides
The upcoming installment of the “Star Wars” film franchise has finished shooting and will be called
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Walt Disney
BIGGEST DEMANDS FOR DATAThis table shows the countries who made the most requests to Facebook for access to users’ account data, January-June 2014
President Barack Obama faced a political rebuke and a curb on his policy ambitions on Wednesday after Republicans seized control of the US Senate and
Rout, bloodbath, republican wave. Those are the words being used to describe the defeat Barack Obama’s Democrats have suffered in the US midterm
On November 4, several US states will vote on whether to follow the trail blazed by Colorado and Washington and relax their marijuana policies
Another race, another Mercedes double. The US Grand Prix joined most other races this season and failed to spring a surprise.
Lewis Hamilton took a
The headlines from the US mid-term elections will likely be all about Obama, the Republicans and who has control of Congress.
But, somewhat away
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei has claimed the Islamic State militant group or ISIL was created by the West to weaken the Middle East.
Just another day out flying and cruising around town for the latest in hybrid technology: the SkyCruiser.
One could be mistaken for thinking it is
Ukraine’s elections have won US President Barack Obama’s approval. He called them a milestone in the former Soviet state’s democratic development
The US government is intensifying efforts to undermine the finances of ISIL, vowing to crack down on the islamic militant group’s black market oil
The wrecks of a German Nazi submarine and a US trade ship, which sank during WWII, have been found off the North Carolina shores, US authorities said
NASA has shown some spookly-good timing with the release of these remarkable pictures of the sun.
The images, captured by the space agency’s Solar
Saturday 11 October is a day of major protest in hundreds of towns and cities across Europe, over a proposed free trade agreement between the