"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
All eyes were expected to be on Florida but questions over uncounted ballots in Ohio looks like delaying the final verdict.
As many as 175,000
A compromise deal has been reached in a dispute at Europe’s biggest carmaker, according to union sources. It comes after thousands of Volkswagen
A trial has begun in central France over the disappearances and deaths of seven young girls and women, in a case dating back to the 1970s.
Just two college votes separated President Bush and Senator John Kerry when the Democrat challenger conceded defeat. Bush went to bed sixteen votes
It has been a good election day all round for the Republicans who have strengthened their grip on Congress’s two chambers. Network projections showed
A power-sharing deal that promises to guarantee Lithuania’s pro-European policy has been struck. The country’s ruling alliance, led by Prime Minister
George W. Bush has won a second term as US president after Senator John Kerry conceded defeat. The Democrat challenger telephoned Bush to offer his
BAE systems lost as much as six percent on Wednesday as gathering storm cloudsof scandal swept around the company as Britain’s Serious Fraud Office
Russian oil company Yukos’s boss Steven Theede has announced his company’s position is unsustainable and it can no longer continue to operate
German luxury carmaker BMW has repeated it is on course for a record year in revenues and sales , but its third quarter figures were slightly down on
Leave Iraq or we hand her over to Zarqawi – the stark message from militants holding Margaret Hassan to the British government. The group which