"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"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
Voting is underway in the Czech Republic where the ballot is taking place over two half-days to give people a chance to vote.
Czechs will elect
Netherlands far-right politician Geert Wilders, wielding an anti-immigration, anti-Islam and anti-EU bouquet, packs a punch that is making Europe’s
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has announced a cabinet resuffle to shore up his position, making it clear he has no intention of quiting without
Mining giant Rio Tinto has scrapped a 13 billion euro tie-up deal with China’s Chinalco.
It is forming a joint venture instead with BHP
After filing for bankruptcy the US car giant GM is seeking to shed some assets.
It is selling its Saturn unit to Penske Automotive Group Inc which
News of economic green shoots in America gave the European markets a Friday afternoon bounce with several of the major bourses doing well.
Twenty years from now up to 80 per cent of the world’s population will live in urban areas.
And the ramifications of this startling statistic are
There are signs the recession is losing its force in the United States with jobless claims falling steeply.
Productivity has also risen faster
The company which owns Germany’s Karstadt department-store chain,is seeking a 437 million euro bailout from the state-owned development bank Kf
US president Barack Obama has been visiting the concentration camp of Buchenwald in eastern Germany.
Buchenwalkd was one of the largest and first
The departures of five senior cabinet colleagues, including Transport Minister Geoff Hoon, have dealt a heavy blow to an already beleagured British
As the search continues for wreckage of the Air France plane that crashed in the Atlantic continues, experts are increasingly looking at speed as a
European campaigning in France takes a bitter twist. Francois Bayrou, whose centrist party is battling for third place against the European
Irish Prime Minister Brian Cowen looks set to bear the brunt of public anger in the European and local elections underway in Ireland. Many accuse the
“Which role do you think the EU should have in managing and assisting the migrants and refugees, especially coming from the
The European parliament has had to travel a long hard road to become an integral part of the European Union’s decision-making. Now it packs a punch
The Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio has opened the Nuits de Fourviere music festival in Lyon (France) with their unique version of Mozart’s opera The
The Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi says he has nothing to be afraid of following the publication of photos of naked guests at a villa in
The US and German leaders have been trying to make progress on a range of difficult issues. President Barack Obama’s talks in Dresden with Chanceller
The British Prime Minister Gordon Brown’s fight to shore up his government looks increasingly desperate, as yet more ministers jump ship.
The EU elections continue to sweep across Europe today with voting currently underway in presidency holder the Czech Republic. Voters are electing 22
Voting in the European and local elections is underway in Ireland where the government is widely expected to bear the brunt of public anger over the
The far right in the Netherlands is celebrating big gains in the European elections, with exit polls showing the anti-immigration Freedom Party in
Mystery continues to surround the disappearance of the Air France jet which plunged into the Atlantic on Monday killing all 228 people on board
Britain’s Prime Minister Gordon Brown is rallying his political allies in a desperate attempt to shore up his government after a third senior
The Irish airforce delivers ballot papers to a remote island to ensure everyone gets the chance to cast their votes in today’s polls. The fate of
President Barack Obama has arrived in Germany amid speculation that the brevity of the visit reflects a simmering row between Washington and Berlin