"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
Senior officials from the investment bank Goldman Sachs have been defending themselves against a welter of accusations levelled by a Senate committee
Children’s right to not be hit by grownups has been under debate in the Council of Europe. Its lobbying comes on the heels of the Council’s campaign
Twenty-seven countries with their own diplomatic services are a step closer to a shared European Union mission. The bloc’s foreign affairs chief
The cost of insurance against Greece missing its debt repayments hit a record high, after political murmurings in Berlin that cast doubt over
Unemployment in Spain has topped a fifth of the workforce according to a national newspaper.
ABC said 4.61 million Spaniards were jobless in the
Acting Belgian Prime Minister Yves Leterme has said constitutional reform is needed to prevent future political crises in the country.
Ten thousand French farmers staged a go-slow protest in the streets of Paris on Tuesday to call for an increase in agricultural subsidies.
The mood against austerity in Greece is becoming increasingly bitter. Transport workers called a six-hour walkout, bringing buses, trains and trams
Russia and Norway say they have finally agreed to divide the Barents Sea.
The preliminary deal was struck during a two day visit by president
Lawyers for Panama’s former leader Manuel Noriega say his extradition from the United States to France is against international law.
One of his
government after Ayguel Oezbkan (EYEGOOL UZZ-KAN) was sworn in as social affairs minister for the region of Lower Saxony.
Oezbkan, a German
The Russian Black Sea fleet has been based in Sevastopol on the Crimean peninsula since 1784.
The terms of the agreement Moscow has
“Nothing unexpected” is how Ukraine’s president described the day’s events in parliament.
Speaking during a visit to Strasbourg, where he attended
Russia’s leasing of a naval base in Ukraine has always been a controversial subject but it’s rarely been such a source of violent confrontation in
Big profits at the oil giant BP have been overshadowed by the prospect of a massive environmental disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
First quarter net
The investment arm of Deutsche Bank has posted first quarter profits that have shattered all forecasts.
The corporate banking and securities
The Wireless Information Multimedia Applications exhibition has taken place in Monaco. 40 exhibitors from 15 countries have showcased new
Robert Downey, Jr. reprises his role as Tony Stark, an industrialist and master engineer, also known as the armoured superhero Iron Man.
Mark Rothko’s first-ever exhibition in Moscow opened on Friday at The Moscow Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture. Entitled “Into an Unknown World”
Yves Leterme might well be looking for another job today after resigning as Belgium’s prime minister for the second time in three years.
Panama’s former leader Manuel Noriega has arrived in France after his extradition by the United States.
The 76-year-old ex-army general was lead
Thousands of French farmers are protesting in Paris today to call for more financial aid to help them through the economic downturn.
The Hollywood sign, one of the world’s most iconic landmarks, has been saved from demolition by soft porn mogul Hugh Hefner.
The Playboy founder
There have been chaotic scenes in Ukraine’s parliament over its decision to allow the Russian navy to extend its stay in a Ukrainian port.
The Ukraine parliament is thrown into chaos as opposition deputies disrupt the ratification of the Black Sea Fleet deal with Russia and the chamber
Witnesses on Monday said Israeli troops killed a wanted Hamas activist in a raid on a West Bank house.
Music plays on National Mall in a rally for climate change.
At least eight people are injured after a sugar refinery in Bolivia was set on fire by a group of protesters.
Haiti’s main marketplace is ravaged by a giant fire. Authorities have not yet reported any fatalities or injuries.
Reducing extreme poverty and hunger, guaranteeing primary education for all and fighting disease are just some of the aims of the international