"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
Inflation in British has fallen below the Bank of England’s two percent target for the first time in almost two years.
Consumer prices rose 0.3
German investor confidence fell in July for the first time in nine months.
The ZEW economic think tank’s monthly index of economic sentiment fell
European shares extended the previous session’s sharp gains, despite the fall in German investor confidence.
The Eurostox 50 index rose one
Could it be a sign from the East? Singapore – the first Asian economy to report GDP data for the period from April to June – has roared out of
German carmaker Audi – part of Volkswagen – is marking its 100th birthday this week.
The centenary celebrations come at a time of uncertainty for
Just nine months after the US banking system was in meltdown, Wall Street’s biggest surviving securities firm Goldman Sachs has announced an
An Italian soldier has been killed and three others hurt in a roadside bomb attack in Western Afghanistan.
Authorities say a parachute regiment
In Arabic, “Sahafi” means, roughly, press, and initial reports suggested two French nationals kidnapped at gunpoint from the Sahafi hotel in
India was the guest of honour at this year’s Bastille Day military parade in Paris.
A proud detachment of troops led the way down the Champs
Ex-warlord Charles Taylor is facing 11 counts of instigating murder, rape, mutilation, sexual slavery and conscripting child soldiers. It is alleged
The former Liberian President Charles Taylor has taken the stand at his war crimes trial in The Hague.
His defence? He is totally innocent of all
There have been celebrations inside the European Parliament, but outside the mood was sour.
European milk producers and farmers descended on
It was hailed by many as an historic day in Strasbourg. The Polish MEP Jerzy Buzek was overwhelmingly chosen as the European Parliament’s president –
Almost half of the European Parliament chamber is made up of fresh faces. Among them, the youngest member. Born on May 13th, 1984 Denmark’s Emilie
For the first time in thirty years, the works of Herlinde Koelbl are going on show at the Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin.
The German photographer
The Club Watt in Rotterdam gives new meaning to an electric atmosphere. They convert the dance movements to electricity, which is used to light up
The new President of the European Parliament has stressed the need for the parliament to connect with the people of the EU.
Jerzy Buzek, the
He is described as the Italian version of Michael Moore, but his attempt to launch a political career seems to have fallen flat.
The comic and
The former Liberian President Charles Taylor has taken the stand at his war crimes trial in the Hague.
In his first statements from the witness
An Italian soldier has been killed and three others hurt in a roadside bomb attack in western Afghanistan.
Authorities say a convoy was hit in the
Time is running out for NASA to launch the latest shuttle mission to the International Space Station.
The launch has been abandoned for a fifth
The European parliament has a new president, the former Polish prime minister Jerzy Buzek.
The centre-right politican has been an MEP since 2004
The European jobs market is increasingly under threat from the recession. Brussels fears as many as 3.5 million jobs could disappear this year due to