"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 key part of the annual Haj pilgrimage to Mecca has begun. The Eid al-Adha is a three-day festival which commemorates Abraham’s willingness to
Spanish police are continuing a nationwide anti-terrorist operation. At least 17 people have been arrested. They are suspected of recruiting Muslim
Germany’s coalition government has approved a 25 billion-euro growth and investment package for this year.
Details were worked out during a
The European Union’s top court has upheld new requirements for airlines flying into or out of the EU to compensate air passengers who suffer from
Britain must bring its excessive deficit within the European limits, according to recommendations set for release this Wednesday. The monetary
Doctors treating the Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon say it is still too early to give a full prognosis. The 77-year-old is still facing serious
Officials in Turkey have confirmed that 14 people have now tested positive for bird flu.Dozens more are having hospital tests. More than 20 are being
The bird flu threat in Turkey is having broad repercussions across Europe and the middle east.
The Germans are considering re-imposing a ban on
Ukraine’s parliament has voted to impeach the government in protest against the gas deal it clinched with Russia last week.
A no-confidence motion
A young mother is being treated for bird flu at a hospital in Turkey after becoming the latest victim of the potentially deadly virus.
Iran has drawn fierce criticism from Western countries by resuming its atomic fuel research.
It has removed United Nations seals from equipment
The Israeli Prime Minister’s health continues to improve but he remains critically ill since suffering a massive stroke last week.