"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"
Zacarias Moussaoui, the only man to have been charged in the United States in connection with the September 11 attacks, has lodged an appeal against
The upper house of Britain’s parliament has blocked a controversial law aimed at allowing doctors to help terminally ill patients end their lives
Venezuela and Bolivia have continued to ruffle feathers, remaining defiant at a summit of EU and fellow Latin American leaders.
Many of those at
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he will name a preferred candidate to take over as head of state when he steps down in 2008.
But he gave
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The law put
Vienna was the scene of an alternative event alongside the EU-Latin American summit on Saturday.
The demonstration brought together campaigners
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Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez was the star turn at a rally in Vienna serving as an alternative event to the EU-Latin American summit in the city
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