"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
The President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso, has been spelling out his political ambitions for the next five years. A candidate for
Employers in the United States continued to cut jobs in August, but the pace of layoffs slowed, however the unemployment rate jumped getting closer
The Germany consumer electronics trade show IFA has opened to the public in Berlin to showcase upcoming products, including even bigger flat screen
The G20 finance ministers and central bankers are trying to reach a consensus on how far the world economy and banking system has recovered from two
Air France has launched a voluntary redundancy scheme to eliminate 1,500 jobs to reduce costs.
Negotiations are now underway with the unions
New car sales in Britain rose for a second month running in August.
The figures seem to show the government’s scrappage scheme known in the UK as
Japan’s Toshiba is reportedly about to join the bidding for French nuclear group Areva’s power distribution and transmission equipment division
G20 policymakers are promising to keep economic support packages in place.
They will also seek to reassure financial markets with credible plans
It’s one of the biggest and most worry-some mysteries in the age of modern airliners. What happened to Air France 447? And why did it plunge to the
At least five people are now known to have died in protests this week in China’s restive province of Xinjiang. Thousands of Han Chinese took to the
Lisbon Treaty support in Ireland has dropped and the number of undecided voters has increased, but the yes are still ahead, according to the latest
As the King of Pop, he spent most of his 50 years in the public gaze but Michael Jackson’s funeral in California was a strictly private affair
Under pressure as the bodies of more British military victims arrive home from Afghanistan, Prime Minister Gordon Brown has defended the UK’s mission
Scores of people have been killed in Afghanistan
after a NATO air strike targetted two hijacked fuel tankers. The vehicles had been taken by the
In this week of ceremonies marking the start of the Second World War, London has celebrated the deeds of a man dubbed “Britain’s Oscar
The 19th biennial George Enescu International Festival and Competition, is underway in Bucharest.
The event, in honour of Romania’s most famous
The attack in Afghanistan has been on the agenda of a meeting of experts debating NATO’s future.
NATO’s Secretary General says a full
Ireland’s Foreign Minister today admitted his government faces a tough task getting the EU’s Lisbon Treaty ratified next month.
The Irish people
An uneasy calm has settled across Gabon’s capital Libreville following riots after presidential election results declared Ali Bongo the winner
Director John Hillcoat joined Viggo Mortensen and Kodi Smit-McPhee for the Venice premiere of the much anticipated screen adaptation of Cormac
Amid unrest in the European Parliament about the British National Party winning two MEP seats in the June European elections, will Nick Griffin
US investigators have launched a homicide inquiry after a massive wildfire in California left two firemen dead.
There is forensic evidence that
Security forces in China’s strife-torn western city of Urumqi have used tear gas to break up another day of protests by thousands of Han Chinese
Up to 90 people are feared dead and many others badly injured, after a NATO airstrike on two fuel tankers hijacked by the Taliban in Afghanistan
North Korea says it has reached the final stages of uranium enrichment, a process that would give it a second way to make nuclear weapons.
The crucial October 2nd Lisbon treaty referendum is just one month away in Ireland – the only EU member state constitutionally obliged to ask its
A political storm has enveloped Portugal after one of its leading TV channels shelved a programme about a corruption case.
TVI has yet to