"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 Islamic International University of Islamabad has reopend its doors after a twin suicide bomb attack killed seven students and staff and injured
One of the world’s most wanted men looked nothing like his wanted posters until his arrest last year. With a beard, hat and glasses he looked more
It is down to business for Jose Socrates after the weakened Portuguese prime minister was sworn in for a second stint at the helm.
The death toll from Sunday’s double car-bombing in Baghdad yesterday has now risen to at least 155, with more than 500 people injured.
Angela Merkel has been defending her new
government’s plans to cut taxes as a way to revive the economy.
The German chancellor has
The aim is to stop the rising prices threatening the recovering global economy.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries / OPEC will
Electrolux, the world’s second biggest home appliances maker has doubled its operating profit.
Net profit for between July and September was up
The 2.6% expanision may push the central bank to raise borrowing costs for this first time since the Lehman Brothers collapsed.
The nation may
Unemployment in France increased by 21,600 people in Septmber, which is a slight increase says the government.
The total number of jobless people
Dutch financial services group ING has announced that it will divide itself into separate companies, splitting its banking and insurance businesses
The FTSE index of top European shares was down 0.8%
Heavyweight energy shares surrendered early gains as oil prices fell and the dollar rebounded
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Women who lost their menfolk in the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica watched the events unfold in the Dutch capital and aired
There is enough chance that the Lisbon Treaty is about to get the final check mark that the new post of European Council president is being
A local politician with a controversial past is the surprise choice of Germany as its member in the European Commission. Guenther Oettinger is the
Hundreds of passengers of the Spanish airline Iberia have been stranded by a two-day strike by cabin crew.
The industrial action, in protest
The sene almost looks like France or even Italy – vineyards rolling almost as far as the eye can see – but in fact these 265 acres of vineyards are
At the Rome Film Festival this year, the best film prize was won by Broderskab directed by Nicolo Donato. The film tells the story of a homophobic
The news of a generous inheritance from a family member can sometimes be more like a poisoned gift when all the paperwork that needs to be filled out
Experts fear that these glaciers in the Himalayas are shrinking. Temperatures here have risen by 1.1 degrees celsius over the last 100 years. The
Prominent women in politics in the Arab world are very few and far between, but one has risen to one of the great offices of state; the foreign
The latest and much-anticipated Theatre Zingaro equestrian spectacular has been unveiled at Rouen. The founder and artistic director of the company
Europe’s largest minority, some 12 million Roma, now live in the EU, where non-discrimination is institutionalised. But has this really changed their
The families of those scarred by some of the worst atrocities in Europe since the Second World War, reacted with fury after the man they hold
Fourteen Americans have been killed in Afghanistan in two separate helicopter accidents. Seven US troops and three civilians lost their lives in a
Air travel in Spain has been severely disrupted by a strike by workers of the national airline, Iberia. More than 400 domestic and international
Relatives of the alleged victims of Radovan Karadzic were there for the opening of his war crimes trial, but the former Bosnian Serb leader himself
The rape trial of a French paedophile who has asked to be physically castrated begins today. Francis Evrard, who has already spent 30 years in prison
Iran claims it may ship a part of its stockpile of low enriched uranium abroad for further enrichment as part of a UN drafted proposal.