"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"
French university bosses are calling for the suspension of a controversial youth employment law that has been the focus of violent protests over the
Slobodan Milosevic is to be buried today, with his wife and son deciding not to attend because they “fear arrest or worse”.
Denied the state
A day before elections in Belarus, the European Union is warning that any violence against peaceful protesters will provoke what it calls a “strong
Officials have tried to stop them with new legislation, but Spain’s mass drinking sessions known as “botellones” or “big bottle” refuse to lose their
Belarus is gearing up for a presidential election on Sunday amid fears of violence after the government warned against dissent.
After 12 years in
It was a day of conflicting emotions in Serbia for the funeral of Slobodan Milosevic.
The former Yugoslav president was given a hero’s farewell by
Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh has completed the line-up of a cabinet to be approved by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
Haniyeh, who is prime
Violence has flared on the streets of Paris following peaceful demonstrations against the government’s new labour law.
Nationwide rallies against
A ceremony honouring the former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic has taken place in Belgrade.
Milosevic, who died in detention at the Hague
With the opposition calling for protests and the government warning against them the atmosphere in Belarus ahead of tomorrow’s presidential election
It is the day after the night before across Spain where young took part in mass drinking parties in around 20 cities. Officials tried to stop them