"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
Bronislav Komorowski has been elected as Poland’s new president.
The frontrunner throughout the campaign, the 58 year- old edged rival Jaroslaw
Lebanon’s most senior Shia Muslim cleric Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah has died at the age of 74.
Regarded as an early mentor of the militant
Israel’s cabinet has extended the powers of a commission investigating its raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla in which nine Turkish activists were
US General David Petraeus has formally taken command of the 40 nation NATO-led force in Afghanistan.
Petraeus was ushered in with a low-key
France’s former First Lady Cécilia Attias is a woman with a mission. The ex-wife of President Nicolas Sarkozy has created her own foundation
Voting is underway in Poland in a Presidential run-off that will help determine the speed and scale of the country’s economic reforms.
Lebanon’s leading Shia Muslim cleric has died at the age of 74.
Grand Ayatollah Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah is seen as a key figure in the
Tourism officials fear the Gulf of Mexico’s lucrative holiday industry could suffer for years – not because the largest oil spill in US history has
Indigenous set off on cross-country march against Bolivian President Evo Morales.
Pride London Parade celebrating 40 years of the Gay Liberation Front sets off from Baker Street and ends at Trafalgar Square.
German football fans celebrated in Berlin on Saturday their national team’s victory over Argentina.
There have been growing tensions between UN peacekeepers and residents of southern Lebanon.
In the latest of several recent incidents, villagers
Republic of the Congo
A little over a day ago, Sange was a thriving village. Now there are only mass graves.
Officials say at least 230 people died here in the eastern
Voters in Poland will today choose their next president in an election so close it may even be decided by the weather.
Just over 31 million
Authorities in Romania say at least 25 people are known to have died in storms and heavy flooding in the country over the last week.