"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
Several thousand Spanish civil guards have marched through central Madrid to call for better working conditions.
The civil guards – famous for
The polls have closed in Afghanistan’s parliamentary elections, with official turnout put at 40 per cent, lower than hoped for.
Sweden goes to the polls on Sunday with the centre-right coalition of Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt predicted to win a new term of
Tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets of Berlin to say ‘no’ to Angela Merkel’s nuclear energy policy.
They are angry at plans
This year, the Oktoberfest the most famous beer festival in the world, celebrates its 200th anniversary.
Afghans had cast their ballots in a parliamentary election, the second since the fall of the Taliban in 2001.
Pope Benedict has once again apologised to victims of sexual abuse, saying paedophile priests had caused “shame and humiliation” .
Think Oscars but in the world of animation. And you will have some idea of what it means to be awarded The Cartoon d’Or, handed out this year in
The polls have closed in Afghanistan’s parliamentary elections, with unofficial eyewitness reports suggesting a lower than hoped for
It is a breakthrough in one of the most challenging rescues ever.
The first of three drills has reached 33 Chilean miners trapped half a mile
The explosion was heard just as Khost Governor Abdul Jabar Nahimi was explaining to journalists how well voting was going. Insurgents had targeted a
Leading by example, President Hamid Karzai has cast his ballot in Afghanistan’s parliamentary election.
After voting, he urged fellow Afghans to do
A Chechen separatist leader who was arrested in Poland at Russia’s request has walked free from court.
Akhmed Zakayev is considered a terrorist by
It was another long and demanding stage for the Silkway rally competitors in Russia.
Nasser Al Attiyah managed to clock the fastest time over the 347
A FIFA inspection Group concluded its visit of Qatar on Friday as they consider the Gulf Arab State’s bid to host the 2022 World Cup finals.
The cartoon Oscars have been handed out and Estonia has come home with gold.
The animated film ‘Crocodile’ clinched the 10,000 euro prize. It is
Day two of the Pope’s visit to the UK took him to the heart of parliament.
He told British leaders in Westminster Hall that religion must be a
The grape harvest is underway and, this year, there has been no trouble finding pickers.
Unemployment in Spain, Portugal and Eastern Europe means
Swedes head to the polls this weekend with all eyes on the country’s far right.
Led by Jimmie Akesson the anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats are
Hurricane Karl has made landfall smashing into Mexico’s central Gulf coast.
It appears to have spared offshore oil operations from major damage