"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 people of L’Aquila have been protesting over the millions of tons of rubble still lying in the Italian city, nearly a year after it was hit by an
Around 2000 people have demonstrated in Istanbul to voice their opposition to any attempt by the Turkish army to carry out a coup d‘état.
“Let’s stick together” was the somewhat plaintive soundtrack for British conservative leader David Cameron as he addressed a pre-election party
United Arab Emirates
Hamas commander Mahmoud al-Mabhouh was drugged before being suffocated in his hotel room in Dubai, according to police there.
Israel’s Mossad spy
There have been violent scenes in Chile, as police struggle to stop looting after Saturday’s quake.
In Concepcion, police grabbed people who’d
While the tsunami alert was cancelled elsewhere across the Pacific Rim, the fury of the sea was visited on Chile.
Huge waves stirred up by the
Rescuers are struggling to find survivors in Chile, a day after a quake killed at least 400 people.
In the town of Concepcion, they picked their
Floods, falling trees and flying debris have caused chaos in France in a powerful storm that has claimed at least 40 lives.
The western Vendee
The suspected leader of ETA has been arrested, says the Spanish government, hailing a joint operation with police in northwestern France.
It has been a long night in storm-lashed France where floodwaters have forced many to flee and claimed at least ten lives.
The Western Vendee
The US authorities have lifted a Pacific-wide alert, as fears of a giant tsunami provoked by Chile’s earthquake ease.
Though sea water flooded the
In Chile’s capital Santiago, many residents have been sleeping outside, fearing more aftershocks after Saturday’s quake.
The government says more
Thousands of people in costumes dancing and parting through Sydney’s streets to celebrate the Mardi Gras festival
Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims in the streets of the capital to celebrate the birthday of the Prophet Mohammad.
Serious damage has been reported in two Chilean southern cities, in what is the country’s worst quake in decades. roads closed due to broken bridges
The military chief of the Basque separatist group ETA has been arrested, according to Spain.
In a statement, the Spanish Interior Ministry said
France’s film industry has been handing out Cesars – its equivalent of the Oscars – to the good and the great.
Gerard Depardieu revealed who had
A massive storm has begun sweeping southern Europe, with the Iberian peninsula already badly affected.
A child is reported killed in Portugal where
The quake that struck Chile at 3.34 am Saturday morning was of 8.8 magnitude – far bigger than the magnitude 7 one that devastated Haiti last
Japan has been evacuating tens of thousands of residents from coastal areas as it braced for an expected three metre tsunami provoked by Chile’s
Chilean soldiers serving with the United Nations mission to Haiti watched in horror as pictures of the earthquake back home came up on television