"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"
The European Commission says it wants its money back, after mis-spending by ten member states to the tune of 277 million euros.
It says the
Vietnam is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the end of what it calls “the American War” by staging a military parade without a real tank in sight
US soldier Lynndie England is set to plead guilty to abusing prisoners at the infamous Abu Ghraib jail in Iraq.
The 22-year-old had been due
Monday marks the first anniversary of the accession of many ex-communist states and some of Europe’s smallest countries to the European Union
Washington and Rome remain at loggerheads over the killing of an Italian agent by US soldiers during a hostage rescue drama in Iraq.
Amid ongoing claims of election fraud, Togo’s opposition says it is ready to talk to international mediators
Ceremonies are being held to mark the end of the Vietnam war, on April 30 1975.
That is when Saigon fell to communist North Vietnamese forces, who
A classical open-air concert has been held in central Amsterdam in honour of Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, who is celebrating her Silver Jubilee
A blast in western Turkey has killed one police officer and injured four others. They were
Hollywood’s newest couple stole the show at the David di Donatello film awards which is Italy’s equivalent of the Oscars.
Tom Cruise brought his
A bomber and two women have attacked tourists in separate incidents in Cairo, killing at least two people.
The first, in a square near the Egyptian
The Dutch parliament has convened for a special session in honour of Queen Beatrix who is celebrating her silver jubilee.
Vietnam has been celebrating the 30th anniversary of the end of what it calls the “American War.” It was on April 30, 1975 that communist North