"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"
A band of death row escapees receive a European Parliament ovation: Marking the International and European Day Against the Death Penalty, the
Polish fishermen have been venting their anger over EU cod quotas at the bloc’s office in Warsaw. Since they have caught more than their fair share
Launching a new public private proposal for cleaner road vehicles… Industry is entrusted with leading the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Technology
As internet banking becomes more popular, online bank fraud is on the increase. In Belgium, prosecutors say they are looking into more than a dozen
Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso insisted that they did not discuss the Italian deficit
At least one Turkish police officer has been killed and several people injured in a bomb attack as a conflict with Kurdish rebels intensifies.
At least 15 Turkish soldiers have been killed since Sunday by Kurdish separatists, stirring up tensions on the Turkish-Iraqi border.
It was his trickiest foreign trip yet as France’s president and, now that Nicolas Sarkozy’s Russian excursion is over, he can content himself with
A Russian Soyuz has successfully blasted off from Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan heading for the International Space Station with three astronauts
The role of private security guards in Iraq is again coming under the spotlight after two women were shot dead in Baghdad.
US and Iraqi officials
Imagine life in peace, sang John Lennon. Now, on what would have been his 67th birthday, his widow Yoko Ono, and the former Beatle Ringo Starr, have