"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
Germany’s economy minister says he will submit a request to resign to Chancellor Angela Merkel, even though a previous request was turned down
Iran’s former president Mohammed Khatami has said he will run in the country’s presidential election in June.
Khatami, who is seen as a moderate
Security and the Gaza conflct have been the overriding themes of the Israeli election, which takes place against the backdrop of a fragile truce
Swiss voters have backed a referendum giving Bulgarians and Romanians the same rights to work in the country as other EU citizens.
Strained ties between the US and Russia could be warming after Moscow welcomed what it called a strong signal on cooperation from Washington.
With two days before Israel’s general election, opinion polls show some 20 percent of Israelis still remain undecided.
Most of the campaign has
Violent bushfires tearing through southeastern Australia have left close to 100 people dead and another 100 missing.
Thousands of firefighters are
Voting in Switzerland on a referendum to allow more EU citizens into its labour market has ended.
The Swiss were deciding on whether to extend
Severe flood waters and storms in Morocco have claimed the lives of at least 24 people since the beginning of the month.
Last week, four family
Madagascar’s opposition leader has vowed to continue protests against the president “until final victory” a day after violence in the capital
Close to 100 people have been killed and hundreds of homes have been burnt down in Australia’s worst wildfires in more than three decades, and
While southeastern Australia is engulfed by fire, the tropical northeast is under water following a week of heavy rain.
At least two people are
Tens of thousands of protestors have taken to the streets of Caracas to protest against a second attempt by Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez to
At least 25 people are dead after violence erupted at an anti-government protest in Madacascar.
Security forces opened fire on demonstrators
Demonstrators have been showing their support for an Italian woman’s right to die.
Eluana Englaro has been in a coma after a traffic accident in
Australian bush fires have killed dozens of people and burnt hundreds of homes in the worst fire disaster in three decades.
It is the speed of the
Swiss voters are deciding whether to allow more European Union citizens into its labour market.
Voters are deciding whether to extend an existing