"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.""
After the pouring of the last batch of concrete, there is celebration at the world’s largest hydro-electricity project.
China has now completed
Iraq’s parliament has approved a new government of national unity proposed by Prime Minister-designate Nuri al-Maliki. The assembly voted on each
There has been an apparent attempt to assassinate a top Palestinian security official loyal to President Mahmoud Abbas.
Intelligence chief Tareq
Against a background of continued gun battles between Hamas and Fatah security forces in Gaza City, the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas
Prosecutors have begun closing in on a key figure in the dirty tricks scandal that has rocked the French government for the past three weeks
It has made difficult reading for Washington, but a report by the UN’s anti-torture body says the detention centre at Guantanamo Bay is illegal and
Afghan asylum seekers occupying part of a Dublin cathedral have threatened to kill themselves if the Irish government does not consider their
Montenegrins vote in a referendum on Sunday on whether or not they should remain part of the union of Serbia and Montenegro or become fully
Four Palestinians, including a top militant commander have been killed in an air strike by the Israeli army on a car in Gaza. Medics said the
There has been another day of escalating violence in Gaza, as tension continues to grow between rival security factions.
One man was killed in an
Greek-Cypriots go to the polls tomorrow to elect a new parliament. The vote is being seen as a sign of how far they are willing to compromise on the