"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.""
Tributes have been paid to Milton Friedman, one of the most influential economists of the past century, who has died aged 94. The winner of the 1976
Forecasts of a mild winter in the United States, together with plentiful stockpiles there and speculation OPEC will exceed its production target
The French Socialist Party has chosen Segolene Royal as its candidate for next year’s presidential election. It means France could have its first
Regulators are expected to find that the international banking network SWIFT broke
EU data privacy rules. SWIFT gave the United States access to
Air France has confirmed it is looking at launching a low cost airline based at Paris’s Orly Sud airport to start operations in spring or summer next
Volkswagen supervisory board has approved Martin Winterkorn to replace chief executive Bernd Pischetsrieder who abruptly resigned last week
For us, it’s her. That’s the new slogan for the French Socialist party, boasting its decision to present a woman as its candidate for presidential