"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"
"The 'dream of Brexit' isn’t just winning in the United Kingdom, it’s winning in Catalonia, Hungary, Poland and all over the European Union as we speak. There is a major historic change"
UKIP MEP and ex-party leader
"I'm actually happy and proud of these women. I mean, it is their time. It is their time."
Mary J. Blige
Recording artist / Actress
There have been stunned reactions from the French business community to the news of the death in a boating acident of Edouard Michelin, considered to
At least 1 300 people have been killed in an earthquake on the Indonesian island of Java. The tremor struck a densely populated area near the city
A man wielding a knife has injured about 20 people attending the opening of Berlin’s new rail station.
Police said the man ran down the street
An alternative trade block in south America supported by Bolivia Venezuela and Cuba has been born.
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez and Cuba’s
Russian police, militant Orthodox Christians and neo-fascists have broken up Moscow’s first ever gay rights march. Homosexual groups, however, are
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There was panic on the streets early this morning as news of the earthquake in Indonesia spread.
Fearing the coastal area would be hit by a
A powerful earthquake has rocked Indonesia, leaving more than 3,000 people dead and thousands more injured.
The 6.2 magnitude quake flattened
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Nearly 2,000 people are reported to have been killed after an earthquake on Indonesia’s main island, Java. The quake, measuring 6.2 on the Richter
Some 28 people are recovering in hospital after being attacked by a man wielding a knife at the opening of Berlin’s new railway station. Police said
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