"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
Europe is facing a population crisis that it is predicted will leave some rural regions all-but deserted in the future. So, what is Europe’s
A wide ranging reform of the European wine sector has come into force to improve the quality and competitiveness of European wines. So, what is
Alitalia’s unions are holding talks with the Rome government on job losses from its rescue plan.
The airline sought bankruptcy protection on Friday
The Britain’s pound has tumbled following comments from the British finance minister Alistair Darling about the tough challenges facing the UK’s
Commerzbank has revealed its cost cutting plans after the weekend purchase of Dresdner Bank.
It is aiming to reduce costs by two billion euros
Certain EU members eye Russia with great suspicion, and want to take a harder line with Moscow than the rest. This is notably the case with the
The EU’s 27 leaders, brought together by current EU president France to thrash out a response to the Georgian crisis at the bloc’s first
Hurricane Gustav has smashed into America’s Gulf Coast, downgraded to a “mere” Category Two storm, but still packing ferocious power. It came ashore
While European leaders mulled their response to Russia’s show of force, Georgians themselves opted for a peaceful show of defiance. President Mikheil
With America’s Gulf coast bracing itself for Gustav’s arrival, most of New Orleans chose discretion over valour. Refugees may have been worried about
Japan’s unpopular Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda has resigned in an effort to break political deadlock in his country. Fukuda’s government has suffered
The surprise resignation of Yasuo Fukuda has prompted fears of a political vacuum in Japan. The 72-year-old, who took office last September, was seen
Control of what had been one of Iraq’s most turbulent provinces has been handed over from the US military to Baghdad. The US army suffered heavy
Hurricane Gustav claimed its first victim before even hitting the US coast – the Republican Party Convention. And it is with no pomp and little
Hurricane or no hurricane, veterans of the Iraq war were determined to get their anti-war message across at the Republican National Convention. The
If the bizarre and the grotesque take your fancy then a new exhibition at The Trocadero in London’s Piccadilly is right up your street. It is called
Scientists are “listening” to what some underwater plants have to say, in a new way of testing for water pollution – that’s in Hi-Tech.
Hayao Miyazaki’s new animation, “Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea”, is already a big box office success in his home country. Now it’s vying for a top
Building a global presence, developing new products?
Euronews goes behind the scenes to meet the decision-makers – in Momentum.
Momentum – our
European leaders are gathering in Brussels, for a summit on the crisis over Russia and Georgia. The EU President Sarkozy wants a clear, unanimous
Germany is to introduce a compulsory test for those applying for citizenship.
The German government recently gave the go-ahead for the
Georgia has called for Europe to send a tough message to Moscow, in the face of what President Saakashvili Russia’s lawless aggression. He demanded
Government shelters have been filling up around New Orleans, as the city braces itself for Hurricane Gustav.
Hundreds of thousands of people have
Nearly two million people have fled New Orleans as Hurricane Gustav hits the US coast.
Gustav is still only a category three hurricane, but is
Western Cuba bore the full brunt of Hurricane Gustav’s force as the storm swept across the Caribbean island.
Gustav was reduced to a Category Three
Muslims throughout the world are preparing for the holy month of Ramadan. Religious authorities in much of the Middle East have declared today the
Nicolas Sarkozy has been carrying out intensive telephone diplomacy ahead of today’s EU summit on the Russia-Georgia conflict.
The French president
Republican presidential hopeful, John McCain, has suspended the majority of today’s party nomination convention in Minnesota to avoid a festive
With Hurricane Gustav just hours away from the US, New Orleans is virtually a ghost town.
Most of the city’s 293,000 inhabitants have obeyed the