"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
Volcanic ash from Iceland continues to frustrate millions of passengers and the aviation industry as the skies are hit by yet another day of
Dervis Eroglu has won the northern Cyprus presidential election, exit polls say.
Eroglu beat Turkish Cypriot leader Mehmet Ali Talat with more
Pope Benedict XVI has met alleged victims of Church sex abuse at the end of his visit to Malta.
The latest wave of scandals has overshadowed his
Volcanic ash from Iceland continued to frustrate millions of passengers and the aviation industry as the skies were hit by yet another day of
As a volcanic ash cloud disrupted air travel across Europe for a fourth day, airlines called on the authorities to reopen the continent’s
After a week of national mourning, Poland has said a final goodbye to its president.
Tens of thousands of Poles came to Krakow for the requiem mass
For many stranded air passengers, the train is taking the strain, nowhere more so than in Brussels.
There, weary Britons are battling to get back to
Turkish Cypriot leader Mehmet Ali Talat cast his vote in the territory’s presidential election on Sunday.
Left-leaning Talat has been in power for
There has been no let-up in Europe’s air travel crisis with airspace in many countries closed on Sunday and into Monday.
And the warning was that
The worst disruption in aviation history is taking its toll on the tens of thousands of passengers stranded worldwide.
Patience is one thing, but
Here is a list of countries as of 0830 GMT on Wednesday and their airspace status:
AUSTRIA – Airspace open as of 0300 GMT Monday.
Northern Cypriots vote today in a presidential poll widely expected to have implications far beyond the territory’s borders.
The election pits
Pope Benedict, on a two-day pilgrimage to Malta, avoided referring to the child sex abuse scandals currently engulfing his papacy.
In a brief
The ash spewing out of a volcano in Iceland is
continuing to wreak havoc with millions of air passengers’ plans for a fourth day. Almost all of
US President Barack Obama and a host of other world leaders have said they will not attend the state funeral of Poland’s first couple due to the