"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
Two widows from the years of bitter civil conflict in Italy have shaken hands in a moving memorial ceremony in Rome.
Licia Rognini is the widow of
Today is Europe Day and Commission President José Manuel Barroso has been leading celebrations in Brussels.
Europe Day commemorates a speech in
Jacob Zuma has been sworn in as the new president of South Africa.
The 67-year-old took the oath of office in front of jubilant supporters this
Thousands of refugees are feared to be caught up in the fighting as Pakistan steps up its assault on Taleban militants in the Swat Valley. The small
Minor clashes broke out as leftist protesters tried to gatecrash an anti-Islamic congress in Cologne. The demonstrators turned up hoping to disrupt a
Pope Benedict XVI has denounced what he called ‘religious manipulation’ as he attempted to build bridges with the Muslim world on his tour of the
Next month’s elections in Iran will pit the current President Mahmoud Ahmedinejad against three main opponents – from both ends of the political
Jacob Zuma has been sworn in as the new President of South Africa. The 67-year-old took the oath of office in front of 30,000 people at the Union
The Pope has reiterated his vision of a peaceful future, visiting an important Biblical site and urging people of all religions to find their place
The wildfire season has arrived early this season in California, with firefighters now going into their fourth day of battle against the so-called
Bathed in sunshine, Moscow’s Red Square hosted the commemorations for the end of World War Two.
May 9th is traditionally seen here as the final
As a British newspaper published a second day of disclosures about ministers’ expenses, police have been asked to investigate how the details were
For the second time since becoming head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Benedict will visit a mosque today, as his delicate trip to the Middle
It may not seem as virulent as first feared but the new strain of flu has proved fatal in another country.
After Mexico and the United States
The Spanish government has taken the first steps towards removing advertising from the country’s public TV channels.
At the moment, almost half of
Venezuela has tightened its grip on its oil industry, seizing the assets of more foreign companies. President Hugo Chavez led his red-shirted