"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
Journalists in Ukraine are facing increased censorship says a leading media watchdog. Reporters without Borders claims it has seen a significant rise
Mitrovica – a symbol of Kosovo’s ethnic divisions -has often been the focus of clashes between Albanians and Serbs.
Some Serbs who have stayed on
Reactions to the ICJ’s decision on Kosovo’s independence have been coming in thick and fast, and two of the most pointed comments have come from
A gang of 13 suspected neo-Nazis have gone on trial for mass murder in Russia.
The group, accused of killing 27 people, also face other charges
Nokia’s second-quarter net profit fell 40 percent as it lost market share and sales stayed flat
The world’s largest mobile phone maker also
Credit Suisse’s net profit was down in the second-quarter but was still better than analysts had forecast at the equivalent of 1.2 billion euros
Investors around the world have been unnerved by comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke who said the US economy faces an “unusually
There was a surprise surge in the euro zone’s private sector in July.
Surveys of European purchasing managers showed private sector business
Volvo delivered forecast-beating second-quarter earnings, due to a pick up in demand for trucks as well as cost cuts and growth in its construction
Struggling state firm Dubai World has held another meeting with the 73 banks to which it owes over 11 billion euros.
The company – whose
South African Nobel Peace Prize laureate Desmond Tutu is to retire from public duties later this year.
A charismatic figure, the former Anglican
The International Court of Justice sitting in the Hague has ruled that Kosovo’s 2008 unilateral declaration of independence is not illegal under
The mayor of the Spanish town of Carballino pays a courtesy visit to the world’s best known octopus to make “Paul” the “favourite friend” of his city
Tokyo residents cool off in the scorching heat wave by breaking the ice with some cool bowling.
The International Court of Justice sitting in the Hague has ruled that Kosovo’s 2008 unilateral declaration of independence does not infringe
They’ve been giving out the gongs at the Golden Apricot International Film Festrival in Armenia.
Italian actress Claudia Cardinale was presented
Police in Italy have arrested six alleged members of the Camorra crime syndicate over allegations they set up reconstruction compaies to launder
The British Prime Minister David Cameron was welcomed to New York by Mayor Michael Bloomberg at a street corner just after he landed. The pair
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was in Vietnam for regional security talks with senior officials from around Southeast Asia.
Floods and mudslides hit the Khorasan district, in Turkey’s Erzurum province.
Here are some more thoughts from Trisha Kehaulani Watson.
“Every time the stream was high, above-my- head-high, my grandfather used to bring me here because it was so novel. He’d say: “Lets’ go and look at
China is battling to stop an oil spill off its north-east coast from seeping into international waters.
At least one person has been killed during
A Filipino counselor teaches laughter yoga to inmates, senior citizens and professionals as therapy for stress and loneliness.
Social networking site Facebook has notched up a major online milestone – signing 500 million users – almost eight per cent of the world’s
Italy has reported its second-ever case of madcow disease, the brain-wasting condition linked to eating contaminated beef.
A 42-year-old woman is
Southern China is set to be hit by its second typhoon inside a week.
Typhoon Chanthu was upgraded from a tropical storm on Wednesday after
The Heart Attack Grill is a fast food hamburger restaurant in the United States, in Arizona. This curious establishment is a hospital theme
British Prime Minister David Cameron laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, also known as the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, at Arlington National