"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
Kenya’s current Prime Minister Raila Amolla Odinga was an opposition leader when he ran for president in the December 2007 elections.
Kate Voegele has released her second album “A Fine Mess”. She says the album “kind of wrote itself” while she was on tour promoting her first
The euro zone jumped out of recession in the third quarter, but the region’s top three economies fell short of market forecasts.
General Motors has said it still wants state aid to help restructure its European division, Opel and Vauxhall.
That statement came despite the
Before arriving in China, Obama described the country as a “vital partner, as well as a competitor.”
He also warned of “enormous strains” in
European shares finished Friday’s session little changed having swung between gains and losses all day.
Among the factors, the US trade gap grew
Hoping to better ride out the recession, two of Europe’s weakest airlines have reached a preliminary agreement to merge.
British Airways and
Officials say that around 40 people feared dead after a series of blasts rocked a Russian arms depot have been found safe and well.
The five suspected plotters of the 9/11 2001 attacks in the US, including the alleged mastermind, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, are to receive a full
There are important new signs of water on the moon. NASA says preliminary data shows a spacecraft that deliberately slammed into the planet during a
Turkey has announced plans to improve the rights of its Kurdish minority.
The reforms are seen as a way of boosting Turkey’s chances of
Security is being stepped up in Cairo ahead of a potentially volatile football match between Egypt and Algeria on Saturday.
The Syrian president has said the US should do more to promote peace between Syria and Israel.
Bashar al-Assad was speaking from Paris ahead of
Michael Caine is back on screens with Harry Brown, directed by Daniel Barber. The plot is basically Gran Torino – ie Old Hard Guy takes on Street
Smoothing strained ties with Japan is just one challenge facing Barack Obama as he embarks on his first Asian tour as US President.
Will it be blue skies or a bumpy ride as BA and Iberia join forces?
Their preliminary merger deal has got passengers, staff and analysts wondering
A suicide car-bomber has attacked Pakistan’s main intelligence agency, killing at least nine people and wounding over 50 more.
The blast ripped
Germany’s Social Democrats have begun sifting through the ruins of their recent electoral drubbing.
The SPD party conference opened today in
Australia has given the green light to the extradition of one of the world’s most wanted nazi war crimes suspects.
88-year old Charles Zentai is
The 2008 declaration of independent statehood in the Balkans has stoked tensions between Kosovan Serbs and Albanians in Mitrovica. What are the
Ariane launches might seem routine – but it’s a routine that’s been going on for 30 years. But each launch is a technological and organisational
British Airways and Spanish carrier Iberia have reached a preliminary agreement on a merger.
In a joint statement, the two companies have agreed a
Germany’s Social Democrats gather in Dresden to elect a new leader following the party’s mauling in September’s election.
The heavy defeat saw the
Former French Interior Minister, Charles Pasqua, is claiming that Jacques Chirac is one of many top politicians who knew about illegal arms sales to
A US military base in Kabul’s been hit by an explosion. The bomb struck Camp Phoenix, a giant air base near the airport in the Afghan capital. The
At least 11 people have been killed in two separate bomb blasts in Pakistan.
As many as eight lost their lives after a suicide car bomber