"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"
On day two of Italy’s indefinite football ban, silence reigns in the nation’s stadiums but sporting authorities have plenty to talk about. Radical
British government vets have begun work to contain an outbreak of bird flu on a commercial farm in the county of Suffolk – culling nearly 160,000
Russian police probing the murder of former KGB agent Alexander Litvinenko will be allowed to come to the UK, according to press reports. British
Police in Spain have arrested 18 members of an outlawed youth group that is suspected of links with Basque separatist group, ETA. Arrest warrants
Amid Palestinian in-fighting, children in Gaza have set fire to toy weapons, in a symbolic call to adults to lay down their arms.
Whether the gunmen
Iraqis are counting the cost of the worst single bombing attack since the US-led invasion in 2003. Police say more than 130 people were killed and
The United States has taken over command of the multi-national NATO force in Afghanistan from the British. The handover comes as the Taliban warn
The Directors’ Guild of America has named Hollywood legend Martin Scorsese best film director for 2007 for his gangster drama “The Departed.”