"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"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
Lithuania’s Fine Arts Museum is holding an exhibition of landscape pictures to tie in with other events in Vilnius, one of the European Capitals of
One of the most important projects taking place in Vilnius – one of Europe’s Culture Capitals this year – is the opening of the National Gallery of
From the pine trees in southern Europe to the spruce forests near the Arctic Circle, about 25 million cubic meters of wood are wasted every year in
Hundreds of French workers for German car parts maker Continental have marched through central Paris. They were protesting against the closure of the
HSBC has announced plans to lay off 1,200 people in Britain, outsourcing some of those jobs to India.
The UK based bank said the banking
European shares finished the session up for the fifth day in a row.
They tracked Wall Street which was boosted by upbeat US economic data
German business morale in March fell to its lowest level since reunification in 1990.
That is according to the monthly survey of 7,000 firms by
The Dutch government is planning to spend six billion euros over the next two years to stimulate the country’s economy.
The package will include
British scientists are working on a new way of treating cancer – using nanotechnology.
Vilnius, one of the European Capitals of Culture this year, is focusing on both its heritage and its future. One project underway is the new European
In a few days the Arab summit will be held in Doha, and the campaign for Lebanon’s parliamentary election, on the 7th of June begins. It will be a
The main groups in the European parliament have agreed to prevent French far-right leader Jean-Marie Le Pen from presiding at the assembly’s next
The EU’s second-highest court has told the world’s biggest brewer to ‘chill’: American Anheuser-Busch can not claim exclusive right to the
Ratification of the European Union’s Lisbon reform treaty by the Czech Republic will be harder with the government having lost the no-confidence
Europe continues to resist US calls to increase government spending on anti-recession stimulus plans.
Jean-Claude Juncker – who speaks for the
Vandals have attacked the Edinburgh home of the disgraced former head of the Royal Bank of Scotland. A group calling itself ‘Bank Bosses Are
The Czech Prime Minister says his political downfall will have “no impact” on the country’s presidency of the EU.
His coalition lost a
Fresh from coalition talks with the centre-left Labour party, Israel’s prospective Prime Minister has tried to ensure international acceptance, by
High above the earth, the International Space Station is preparing to fulfill the dreams of its creators. The latest shuttle mission allowed the
Romania has become the third European Union country to get a multi-billion euro loan to fight the recession. It will provide stability and ease
European leaders have distanced themsevles from American calls to dig deeper to beat the recession, saying the main priority must be strengthening
The European Commission says it is confident the Czech Republic will continue to effectively preside over the European Union – despite the government
Romania has won a 20 billion euro loan from the International Monetary Fund, to help it tackle the growing financial crisis. The package is expected
Israel’s Labour party has narrowly voted to join a coalition government led by Benjamin Netanyahu of the right-wing Likud.
Labour leader Ehud
The Czech government has lost a vote of confidence mid-way through its tenure of the rotating EU presidency.
The centre-right coalition of Prime