Also including additional info on how to correctly clone the project with its submodules in tow to avoid 'file not found' issues when compiling.
Updated readme to use ReStructuredText (effectively what it was before, just tidied up a little), so that it can be displayed nicely.
Adding details about git recursive clone for cloning repository
Updating and restructuring readme's content and to use RST
Updating mailing list url and fix formatting
Updating details about autogen.sh
Updating formatting and info on git cloning