"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
Voters in Turkey have supported planned changes in the constitution in a key referendum for the country’s ambitions to join the European Union. The
Turkish voters have approved constitutional reforms in a crucial referendum. Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the country had passed an
There is no need to impose new austerity measures in Greece, the government says. That is small comfort to firefighters protesting at cuts to pension
Voters in Turkey’s Mersin province had to be protected when a school used as a polling station was attacked by pro-Kurdish protestors.
Iran says it will free on bail one of three Americans accused of espionage and held for more than a year.
The announcement from the Tehran
Turkey has been voting on constitutional reform in a referendum seen as a test of support for Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
He says the
Two towers of light illuminated the night sky of Manhattan in honor of the victims of the 9/11 attacks.
Thousands of people took to the streets in rival protests over plans to build a mosque close to Ground Zero.
EU police in Kosovo are on high alert after clashes between ethnic Albanians and Serbs in the divided city of Mitrovica.
Fighting erupted late on
A march to mark the 37th anniversary of Chile’s coup d’etat ended in violence as protesters clashed with anti-riot police.
Around 5,000 people took
One of France’s most famous and best loved film makers, Claude Chabrol, has died. He was 80 years old.
Considered a master of the mystery genre by
Trade union federations and political organisations staged two separate demonstrations in Thessaloniki to protest against the government’s austerity
Mourners have gathered in the provincial capital of North Ossetia to attend the funeral of 11 victims of Thursday’s suicide bomb attack.
Muslims in Bangladesh gathered for prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, as the three-day Eid al-Fitr festival got under way
Pakistani Muslims took part in low-key celebrations for the Eid al-Fitr festival, as millions still languished without shelter after the nation’s
New York is marking the ninth anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the United States with a ceremony close to Ground Zero, the former site of
Remembering the September 11 attacks nine years on. Vice president Joe Biden and New York’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg joined thousands of mourners at
Shortly after the commemorations to mark the 9/11 attacks rival demonstrations were held in New York over plans to build an Islamic cultural
Barbel Bohley, a key figure in the pro-democracy movement that helped end communist rule in the former East Germany has died. She was 65 and had
Prime Minister George Papandreou offered Greeks no respite from the harsh austerity measures as the country continues to adhere to the conditions of
Voting’s underway in Turkey in a referendum on constitutional reform. The government wants to make changes that will bring it closer to standards