"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
One of Osama bin Laden’s sons is claiming political asylum in Spain.
Omar Ossama bin Laden made the claim on a stop-over in Madrid’s Barajas
Who would listen to an investment bank nowadays? Well Europe certainly heeded a buy posting on its stocks from Morgan Stanley.
Following a Eurogroup meeting it has been the turn of Europe’s finance ministers to get together and tug at the EU’s steering wheel.
Brent oil, one of the major barrel benchmarks, opened below the symbolic 60 dollar level this morning. It has reached a 20-month low, adding further
The headquarters of the new Mediterranean Union will be located in the city of Barcelona in Spain.
The decision was announced at a meeting of
The touchy subject of EU enlargement will raise its head again on Wednesday, when Brussels publishes an annual report on its expansion
John McCain has voted in his home state of Arizona, spending barely five minutes in a polling station in Phoenix.
Tipped for defeat in the opinion
American voters have come out in what appears to be record numbers to choose the 44th President of the United States. It has been a long and bitter
Millions of Americans are flocking, in what appears to be record numbers, to the polling booths, to vote for a successor to George W. Bush
Amid reports of new fighting in the Democratic Republic of Congo, there is a fresh warning from the rebel chief who is leading a campaign against the
Barack Obama has cast his ballot at a school in Chicago, the city where his political career began.
Accompanied by his wife, Michelle, and their
You had to pick the bar you had your breakfast in with care this morning in the French Basque country. Police combed several establishments suspected
Despite making up only nine percent of the electorate nationally, the Hispanic vote is concentrated in many key battleground states, meaning their
As part of the growing move towards renewable energy, Amsterdam has turned to an all-too-common product – sewage – to heat around 25,000 homes.
Swapping the catwalk for the war zone, British celebrity photographer John Rankin took his camera to one of the most troubled places on earth – the
Danny Boyle’s latest film Slumdog Millionaire has closed the London Film Festival. The ‘rags to raja’ story tells the tale of Jamal, an 18-year-old
It seems less and less likely that the Treaty of Lisbon will become law before the 2009 European elections. The Irish ‘no’ and the continuing lack of
Temporary workers are to get much of the same legal protections and benefits as the full time employees they work alongside. After years of debate
The presidential campaign has drawn to a bittersweet close for Democratic candidate Barack Obama. His beloved grandmother, a central figure in his
China and Taiwan have signed an historic agreement improving trade and transport links. It is hoped the deal will ease the threat of conflict between
Americans are voting for their next president.
Republican John McCain is the underdog, defying opinion polls which have Democrat Barack Obama set
Americans casting their ballots today are not directly choosing the 44th US president. Technically, they are picking members of an Electoral College
DNA tests on bones found near the wreckage of Steve Fossett’s aircraft in the mountains of California have confirmed the US millionaire is