"All I do is sing, which is what I love, and it comes out naturally"
"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.""
Austria’s far-right Freedom Party has launched a petition against Turkey’s entry to the EU. The campaign also condemns the planned European
Hundreds of thousands of people have marched in cities across France in protest against the government’s employment reforms.
Young people, older
Moscow has denied that it offered to let Iran do some atomic research if it refrains from enriching uranium on an industrial scale. The International
It is now almost certain that there will be a top-level investigation into the role played by the German secret services in the lead-up to the 2003
Israel has threatened to assassinate Hamas leaders if the militant group calls off its ceasefire.
Echoing recent comments by government security
Intense negotiations are continuing to try to reach a deal over Iran’s controversial nuclear programme. Diplomats are pushing a compromise suggested
Campaigning in Israel’s elections has kicked off today, and it seems the country’s three main parties are putting practicalities over political
At least 15 people have been killed and scores injured in a series of explosions in northern India.
The blasts occured in the Hindu pilgrimage city
The opposition Labour and Socialist parties in the Netherlands have cause for celebration. The country’s left-wing parties are the main winners in
There is news at last of Western peace activists kidnapped in Iraq last year. Al Jazeera television has aired a videotape showing the captives