"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"
Spanish troops are patrolling the barrier around the enclave of Ceuta on the North African coast.
Around 500 soldiers have been sent by Spain and a
Algerian officials say almost 80 percent of eligible voters took part in a referendum on a partial amnesty for militants who have been fighting for a
John Roberts has been sworn-in as the youngest head of the US Supreme Court in two centuries. This just hours after the Republican-led Senate
Preliminary results in Palestinian local elections show the ruling Fatah party came out ahead.
But there was a warning to President Mamoud Abbas in
Amid confusion over the eventual possible death toll of a bird flu epidemic the international community is being urged to act to prevent a
Algerians have overwhelming backed a partial amnesty for militants fighting for a purist Islamic state. More than 79 percent of voters said yes to
There have been celebrations in the Catalonian Parliament after members voted in favour of declaring the region a nation within the nation of Spain
A dramatic escalation in an industrial dispute in Corsica has paralysed transport to and from the French Mediterranean island. Protestors have
A mutation of the virus causing bird flu in Asia could erupt at any time and kill up to 150-million people worldwide. That is the alarming prediction
Members of the Catalonian Parliament are celebrating after voting overwhelmingly in favour of giving the region a new more autonomous status.
Election officials in Algeria say a referendum on a partial amnesty for Islamic militants has been backed by more than 97 percent of voters
Against a backdrop of industrial unrest, nationalist sentiment in the French island of Corsica is soaring.
In Ajaccio the Prefecture – the
A triple car bombing in the Iraqi town of Balad, just north of Baghdad, killed at least 95 people and injured more than a hundred others.