"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
The crash in Madrid has surprised experts in the aviation industry. It was the first at Barajas airport since 1983. Experts say Spanair – a
Western powers, including the United Nations and NATO are keeping up the pressure on Russia to pull its troops out of Georgia. Germany said the
A routine holiday flight has ended in tragedy with almost 150 people feared dead in a plane crash at Madrid Airport. The Span-Air service bound for
After 18 months of talks, the United States and Poland have agreed a deal to site America’s controversial missile defence shield on Polish soil. It
Russia is continuing to show no sign of yielding to Western pressure to hasten its withdrawal from Georgia. Germany, Russia’s largest trading
The US and Poland have signed a deal to locate part of a controversial missile defence system on Polish soil.
The US Secretary of State
Tropical Storm Fay has already made its mark in Florida and it could be heading back to cause further devastation. Falling short of hurricane
Although the Kremlin says it will pull back its troops from Georgia by the end of the week, on the ground it is unclear whether a substantial
His visit was brief but its message was clear. As French soldiers mourn 10 comrades killed in Afghanistan, Nicolas Sarkozy has told the military its
A double car bombing has brought fresh bloodshed to Algeria, just a day after an attack killed 43 people in the country. At least 11 lives have been
Western governments urged the United Nations to adopt a resolution calling for an immediate Russian military withdrawal from Georgia but veto-holding
There had been a promise of an “immediate” withdrawal of Russian troops; now the Kremlin says it will be by the end of the week.
This, amid intense
A deal over an American missile defence shield is expected to be signed by the US Secretary of State in Poland today.
Condoleezza Rice will sign an
French President Nicolas Sarkozy has arrived in Afghanistan to show solidarity with troops stationed there. His visit comes after the Taliban