"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
Despite the high security surrounding the elections, militants still managed to carry out a string of assaults across Afghanistan.
The UN says it is “cautiously optimistic” of a high turnout in Afghanistan’s presidential and provincial elections.
Millions of Afghans cast
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has unveiled his new cabinet, but looks set for an uphill struggle to get it endorsed.
Eight men suspected of hijacking the Arctic Sea cargo ship are being questioned by Russian investigators after their mysterious ocean odyssey came to
Hundreds of firefighters are battling wildfires in Portugal and Spain.
In northern Portugal strong winds are hampering efforts to bring the
The man convicted for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing is heading home.
Angry crowds outside Scotland’s Greenock prison saw him off.
The only man ever convicted for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing has been granted compassionate release from his prison in Scotland. The man judged in the
Voting has finished in Afghanistan’s presidential elections. Millions have turned out across the country to cast their ballots, in defiance of the
Officials in Afghanistan say voting has been going smoothly. This was in spite of reports of a fire fight in the capital Kabul between police and
The possible imminent release of the Lockerbie bomber is straining relations between Britain and the US.
Scottish authorities are expected to
The suspected hijackers of the Arctic Sea cargo ship have been flown to Russia. Most of the all-Russian crew were repatriated by military plane as
With just a couple of weeks before before schools go back around the northern hemisphere the International Swine Flu conference has convened in
After Kim Jong-il’s meeting with former President Bill Clinton, there has been another high-profile get-together between North Korea and a senior
The Scottish government will reveal later today whether it will release Abdul Basset Al Megrahi – a Libyan convicted of the Lockerbie bombing.
A French supermarket chain has been forced to apologise after it admitted using fake shoppers during a ministerial visit.
Suspicions were raised
Switzerland will hand over bank account details to US authorities, settling a tax dispute that has threatened Swiss banking secrecy.
He has urged Afghans to defy Taliban threats and vote and President Hamid Karzai led by example, casting his ballot early today in Kabul.