"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
"We want to see which tomato plants can still give good yields without water."
Plant breeding scientist
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
It is a ball of burning gas one million kilometres wide but the Sun is one of the reasons we are here. Clouds of electrically-charged particles
It is a ball of burning gas a million kilometres wide but the Sun is one of the reasons we are here. Clouds of electrically-charged particles
He is not so well known beyond his homeland but Jade Souaid is making a big noise in Beiurt. The DJ is among those artists and musicians in Lebanon
European shares suffered steep losses on Thursday and finished the session down nearly 2%.
Global growth concerns hit oil shares hard, but oil
Bulgarian has closed all duty-free shops and service stations selling tax free fuel along its borders with Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey. The
Independent record companies challenging the merger of Sony and BMG have suffered a setback as Europe’s highest court reversed an earlier legal
French energy group Total has said it is pulling back from investing in Iran because the political risk is too high. Rising tension between the West
Warm welcome much appreciated, French President Nicolas Sarkozy pressed the flesh with Hans-Gert Poettering as the President of the European
Italy’s proposal to fingerprint every Roma in the country, including minors, has led the European Parliament to ask the European Commission to
Iran has test-fired more missiles in the Gulf, on the third day of wargames that are set to stoke tensions with the West even further.
It comes 24
The US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has called on Russia to help resolve tension in Georgia and not “contribute to it.”
Georgia and Moscow are
A Dutch court has ruled that it has no jurisdiction in a civil case against the United Nations brought by survivors of the Srebrenica
Three German tourists kidnapped by Kurdish rebels in Eastern Turkey will not be released until Germany renounces its policies against the guerrillas
Fifteen African migrants, nine of them children, have died from heat exposure as they sailed from North Africa heading for Spain.
French President Nicolas Sarkozy has presented
the priorities of his country’s six-month EU presidency, promising to seek a way forward for the
When it comes to raising children, parents set the rules and the punishments. But there are laws on what a parent can do to discipline a naughty
Turkish and Iraqi leaders have pledged to work together on security despite relations strained by Ankara’s raids into northern Iraq to combat
Fifteen African immigrants, including nine children, have died from heat exposure trying to reach Spain, by boat, from North Africa. Spanish
At the European Parliament in Strasbourg, President Nicolas Sarkozy has presented the agenda for the Council of the European Union, now under French
Iran carried out a second night of missile tests in the Persian Gulf, despite drawing Western criticism for undertaking a similar drill 24 hours
Peru has been hit by a general strike and street protests, to demonstrate against the policies of the country’s president Alan Garcia. They are angry
The Lebanese army has moved onto the streets in volatile areas of the country’s second city, Tripoli, after bloody sectarian clashes which killed
The US Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice has warned Russia to respect the sovereignty of its pro-Western neighbour Georgia. She was speaking in the
Peacekeepers in Darfur are mourning seven soldiers killed in an ambush by suspected Arab militia. UN and African Union troops fought off a two-hour
Iran has maintained its conflicting nuclear message, test-firing nine long-range missiles, but rejecting the idea of war with the West as “a silly