"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 'dream of Brexit' isn’t just winning in the United Kingdom, it’s winning in Catalonia, Hungary, Poland and all over the European Union as we speak. There is a major historic change"
UKIP MEP and ex-party leader
Iran has repeated its intention to continue developing its nuclear programme, at a time when European leaders are trying to see if talks on the issue
Two foreign teachers have been released after a kidnap ordeal in Gaza. The pair – an Australian and a Dutchman – were seized this morning as they
A total of four investigations have been launched in Italy to find out why two trains smashed into each other at a station south of Rome.
Up to 50
Going against scientific advice, Baltic Sea cod quotas have been raised for next year. A partial accord reached by the 25 EU fisheries ministers at
The hardline Iranian president has decided to enforce a ban on Western music – prompting a chorus of discontent. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said state
The long awaited televised debate between the two main presidential candidates has taken place in Portugal.
The former President Mario Soares and
Prosecutors say they are going to present compelling evidence against Saddam Hussein when his trial resumes today. The centrepiece will be documents
Saddam Hussein claims he has been beaten and tortured while in US custody. The former Iraqi president made the allegations during the resumption of
Experts are pulling out all the stops to make sure a Chinese fuel slick does not cause grief in a Russian city. Dams along the Amur river near the
Controversial new anti-terrorism legislation has been approved by a massive majority in Belgium’s lower house of parliament. The legislation will
More torture allegations have been made against Saddam Hussein following the resumption of his trial. The former Iraqi president is appearing in the