"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.""
Medics accused of deliberate HIV infection await re-trial in Libya
A fresh trial of five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor accused of
A British court has ruled that nine Afghan asylum seekers who hijacked a plane to the UK six years ago can stay in the country as refugees. The group
Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has vowed to revive the floundering EU constitution. But, she told the Bundestag parliament in Berlin, first the
A fresh trial begins today of five Bulgarian nurses and a Palestinian doctor accused of infecting hundreds of Libyan children with the HIV virus
Dramatic moves by Bolivia are overshadowing a summit of the European Union and Latin American nations, in Vienna;
Regional economic differences
Steel maker Arcelor has started legal action in the United States against Mittal, the company which is trying to buy it.
The law suit claims Mittal
The euro zone economy rebounded in the first three months of this year according to the latest estimates from the EU’s Eurostat agency.
Chavez in Venezuela, Lula in Brazil, Morales in Bolivia, Vasquez in Uruguay and in Chile, Bachelet.
Election after election, nation after nation
Egyptian police have broken up a demonstration in support of judges who are facing disciplinary proceedings for criticising last year’s elections
A court mix-up that allowed a Madrid bombing supect to be released from custody has sparked an outcry in Spain and protests from victims’ families
The long-awaited British parliamentary report into last year’s July 7 London bombings has been published.
Interior Minister John Reid reacted to
Conflict has intensified in Somalia, where the capital Mogadishu has entered its fourth day of heavy fighting between warlords and what are being