"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"
The International Monetary Fund says the world’s economy will grow by 5.2 per cent this year.
Last year, growth was a brisk 5.4 per cent.
As the first A380 superjumbo delivered by Airbus touched down in Singapore, it emerged that production of a new military airlifter has been hit by
In advance of the new Open Skies pact, Air France KLM and Delta airlines have agreed to team up on transatlantic routes.
Open Skies, which will
Just moments after the vote in the Turkish parliament, the US president made a new appeal for Turkey not to carry out cross-border
Fears that if Turkey’s parliament backs possible cross-border attacks on Kurdish rebels it could destabilise the whole region have provoked
France is braced for a transport strike seen as the opening salvo of a larger battle between the government and unions over pension reforms
Ankara has won backing from Syria over its tough stance on Kurdish rebels. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he supported the decisions taken by
Just days after the first anniversery of the death of Anna Politkovskaya, nine people, including a security services officer, have been charged over
The Turkish parliament has voted overwhelming in favour of making military incursions into northern Iraq. The vote gives the country’s prime minister
Women who lost their husbands and sons at Srebrenica have met some of the Dutch peackeepers who were supposed to have kept them safe.
They are the jugglers of the sky – the air traffic controllers who guide thousands of jets, carrying millions of people safely to their destination
Risking the wrath of China, the US is due to honour the exiled Tibetan spirtual leader with a Congressional Gold Medal.
Yesterday the Dalai Lama
At least two inmates and a prison guard are dead after a riot at a young offenders jail in Russia. It is reported that at least 200 prisoners clashed