"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"
Israel is trying to create a Hizbollah-free border zone of several kilometres. The justice minister says the army aims to make sure there are no
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The UN’s emergency relief coordinator has accused Israel of breaking humanitarian law with its bombing of Lebanon. Touring the devastated capital
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Israel carried out fresh strikes on militant strongholds in southern Lebanon this morning, as the offensive entered its twelfth day. Several blasts
As the fighting continues on both sides, Hizbollah has confirmed that the Israeli army has occupied a key border village. The Shi’ite guerrillas say
A fresh barrage of Katyusha rockets has rained down on northern Israel, killing two and injuring dozens more. One victim died when an apartment block
Israel has given its support to the deployment of a new international peacekeeping force in southern Lebanon to ensure Hizbollah is removed from its
Cars packed with terrified civilians have been fleeing southern Lebanon. White flags flown from car windows show that refugees want no active part
At least 64 people have been killed and around 180 more injured as bombs tear through 2 Iraqi cities. In the Sadr City district of Baghdad, a suicide
Troubled European planemaker Airbus appears to have emerged the winner in its long-running battle with Boeing in terms of orders at the Farnborough