"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
European Union member-in-good-standing Denmark is looking at reconsidering its opt-out from the single currency. New Prime Minister Lars Lokke
Time for world top-ranking technology firm Intel to cash in some of its chips. Europe has hit the American microprocessor giant Intel with a new
Italy’s new immigration law contains a host of controversial new measures.
The main one will make it a crime for someone to enter or stay in Italy
German car-parts group Schaeffler says it may have to cut as many as 4,500 thousand jobs.
The news provoked an angry response from powerful trade
Industrial output in the euro zone dived again in March. It fell by 20.2 percent compared with the same month last year – a new record.
European shares finished the day down 2.77 percent with financials and miners the biggest losers.
Investors reacted negatively to worse than
Germany has approved a so-called ‘bad bank’ plan, under which the Berlin government will take over almost 200 billion euros worth of lenders’ toxic
The new Russian owner of struggling French evening newspaper France-Soir is promising to spend 20 million euros on it.
The European Commission is to discipline Poland, Romania, Lithuania and Malta for letting their budget deficits rise too high.
It has already
Italy’s lower house of parliament has approved an anti-illegal immigration bill that has been heavily criticised by the UN, human rights groups and
Pope Benedict has described the Israeli barrier dividing Bethlehem from Jerusalem as a tragic symbol of deadlock in the struggle for peace in the
Switzerland’s government has agreed not to temporarily limit immigration for EU job seekers despite rising unemployment in the country.
You enjoyed the books, you’re going to love the film.
After premiering in Sweden, “Men who hate women”, named after the first in best-selling
The high-resolution RALCam3 will soon be launched providing detailed views of rainforests with the aim of detecting illegal felling, particularly in
A museum dedicated to antique glass has opened in the Croatian city of Zadar.
And in New York, the Queen Sofia Insitute launches an exhibition
A dry spell on the Salado River in northern Argentina has uncovered a treasure chest of fossils including the remains of a giant armadillo and other
The UK’s Conservative Party opposition leader appears to have “outmanoeuvred” Prime Minister Gordon Brown amid a media storm over Members of
Polling ended today in India’s closely fought month long election with voting disrupted at a few locations in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal after minor
A German visiting Brussels asks:
“Why does Brussels want to regulate the amount of salt in German pretzels?”
“My name is Nina Papadoulakis,
“Hi, my name’s Laurie, I’m 21, and this year’s my first time voting in the European elections. My question, actually, is about students… young people
A German visiting Brussels asks:
“Will Turkey get into the European Union?”
Vice President of the EastWest Institute, Ortwin Hennig responds
A voter asks:
“What’s happening with Iceland? Do you know if they have shown an interest in joining the European Union?”
A Spanish voter asks:
“Will these elections make it possible to accomplish everything this legislature did not manage to get done? Above all, will
A French voter says:
“I’d like to know why fewer people are interested in the European elections than in national elections?”
Faced with rising unemployment, the Swiss government is considering whether to limit the number of EU workers entering Switzerland’s job-market
A record fine of over a billion euros has been imposed on Intel, the computer chipmaker, by the European Commission for anti-competitive practices
Pope Benedict XVI has offered Vatican support for an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel and his prayers for an end to Israel’s blockade
It is the fifth and final day of India’s closely fought election and experts are predicting a weak coalition could emerge as winner.