"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
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
The largest ever exhibition of the Bauhaus design movement is being held in Berlin. Founded 90 years ago the Bauhaus school was a social experiment
Thirty four years after its humble debut as a folk concert, the Paléo in the Swiss town of Nyon has become the second biggest open air festival in
Ahead of the UN Climate Conference in Copenhagen this December – where it is hoped that a successor to the Kyoto Protocol can be thrashed out – the
European stocks fluctuated during the day and finished slightly down snapping a nine session winning streak.
Of the region’s biggest bourses
Europe’s largest defence project – the much delayed Airbus A400M military transport plane – has been saved, for the moment.
A crisis meeting has
More indications that Europe’s largest economy is pulling out of its deepest post-war recession as German business morale rose for the fourth month
Ericsson, the world’s biggest supplier of mobile phone network equipment, has said the economic downturn is now starting to effect its market with
Britain’s economy shrank more than twice as fast as was expected in the second quarter of this year.
Gross domestic product fell 0.8 percent
According to a new survey published today, 61% of Europeans think that in terms of unemployment the worst of the economic crisis is still to come
Vodafone has reported a slight decline in sales, in line with investors’ expectations.
The world’s largest mobile phone firm in terms of revenue
Britain’s opposition Conservatives have captured a paliamentary seat from the ruling Labour Party. If their success at Norwich North is repeated in
In the skies and on the ground, a battle is being waged against wildfires but swathes of southern Europe continue to go up in flames.
At least 21 people have been killed in a road accident in Russia.
A petrol tanker and a bus smashed into each other in the southern Rostov
South Africa is in the grip of its first recession in 20 years and the country’s poor, those living in townships, are beginning to stir. Violence has
Heavy overnight storms in Eastern Europe have left at least nine people dead and dozens injured.
Poland was the hardest hit with seven reported
At least six people have been killed in a train crash in southern Croatia.
Police say another 20 people are in a serious condition with around 50
Health experts have warned flu H1N1 is spreading and must be watched carefully in case it mutates.
Close to 100 percent of the globe has been
In Corsica, operations have been going on to bring three large fires in the south of the island under control. In all, close to 4,000 hectares of
Threatened by some of the worst forest fires raging in southern Europe, more Spaniards have been forced to leave their homes. While the northeast of
US leader Barack Obama has been drawn into what has been described as the first major race row of his presidency over the arrest of a black
While southern Europe struggles with wild fires, Eastern Europe is sheltering from the deluge. In Poland at least 7 people died and nearly 100 have
No fewer than six wildfires have brought destruction and death to Sardinia. A shepherd perished trying to protect his flock while a farmer died of a
The international community is mobilising against the Somali pirates. NATO, the EU and various other industrialised countries have deployed a
A Palestinian boy who would rather play football watches as illegal Jewish settlers set fire to fields near his home. It is the “price tag”, say the