"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
One of the internet’s most popular networking sites is up and running again after crashing in what’s believed to be a pre-planned attack.
Unilever’s shares shot up 5.4 percent as it announced a four percent rise in second-quarter sales after two quarters of decline.
The World Health Organisation has said research into a vaccine against the H1N1 flu virus is “on track.” Dr Marie-Paule Kieny said clinical trials
Britain’s last veteran of the First World War trenches, one of the famous “Tommies”, has been laid to rest, saluted by thousands of mourners
Turkey has agreed to allow Russia begin exploratory work for a huge pipeline project aimed at bringing natural gas to Europe via the Black Sea.
European shares finished ahead, but trimmed their earlier gains as Wall Street slipped from its strong opening which was driven by new figures
Commerzbank reported further net losses of 746 million euros in the second-quarter but its operating results beat analysts’ forecasts.
Japan, the only country ever to suffer an atomic bomb attack, has called for a world free from nuclear weapons. At a ceremony in Hiroshima to mark
Workers at Russia’s biggest car-maker have called for it to be re-nationalised in the face of falling sales and wages. Hundreds gathered outside the
Sales of cars in Britain have risen for the first time in over a year.
Manufacturers and trader said they were boosted by a government scheme to
Turkey is in great demand at the moment as gas producers and consumers try to build for the future.
Only last month Ankara formally agreed to host
The European Central Bank and the Bank of England have both kept interest rates unchanged but the latter is to pump yet more money into the British
Deutsche Telekom’s second-quarter net profit was up by a third at 521 million euros and the German telecoms firm has confirmed its earnings targets
The World Health Organisation is set to provide an official progress update on the production of vaccines against the H1N1 flu virus as the global
Russia is set to sign a deal to build Turkey’s first nuclear power plant and Greenpeace activists demonstrated outside the summit against the
A roadside bomb has killed at least 21 people traveling to a wedding in the south of Afghanistan.
About half a dozen people were also reportedly
The people of Hiroshima have commemorated the 64th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bomb attack.
At a ceremony in the city, Japanese Prime
Cannes eat your heart out!
The place to be for movie buffs right now is the small Swiss-Italian town of Locarno. Its film festival has got
As swine flu continues its relentless spread around the planet, latest figures show it has killed more than 1,000 people worldwide. In Argentina
France is sending police reinforcements to New Caledonia, one of its overseas territories in the South Pacific. The move comes after clashes between
It looks like a major boost in Russia’s bid to safeguard its European gas market. Ankara is said to have agreed “in principle” to let Russia’s South