"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"
Around half of the 100 passengers and crew aboard a Boeing 737 that crashed in Peru on Tuesday may have survived the terrifying ordeal.
Emergency teams across central and eastern Europe are working around the clock to restore basic services to areas hit hard by recent torrential
The Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky continues to press for better treatment for his business partner Platon Lebedev in Moscow where both are
Politicians have taken part in a public ceremony of mourning in Martinique, for the 160 people who died in a plane crash in Venezuela. French
Mothers who lost children in last year’s Beslan school hostage-taking in Russia have ended a courtroom protest amid feelings of dispondency
Despite the recent string of air disasters, flying is still said to be the safest way to travel. There are, after all, fewer than two accidents for
The next phase of Israeli withdrawal from Gaza involves Egypt as a major player. Egyptian police will guard the southern border. The two countries