"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
Until now, there has been no talk of the man they call ‘the Cavalier’ leaving the prime minister’s office before the end of his term in 2013.
Although he finished more than three and a half hours behind the champion, Chilean miner Edison Pena won the hearts of the millions of spectators
President Barack Obama has ended his visit to India by endorsing its long-held demand for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council.
A police officer and a firefighter have been stabbed to death as Moroccan security forces entered a protest camp in Western Sahara.
The camp, home
The American car-maker Chrysler, controlled by majority shareholder Fiat, says its Q3 loss was smaller than expected, and that if interest payments
Travellers from Albania and Bosnia will no longer need visas for European Union travel from next month, Brussels has said, providing they have
More than ever before, saying ‘No Thanks’ to Nuclear is all the rage in Germany.
Anti-nuclear campaigners laid siege to Germany’s Bundestag in
It is journey’s end for the train dubbed “Chernobyl on wheels” by critics.
Despite delays caused by demonstrators, it has reached a loading site in
Thousands of people have fled across Myanmar’s Thai border after clashes broke out between rebels and government troops following the country’s
Jordan is bracing itself for a record low turnout on Tuesday, as Islamist parties boycott what they say is a government-controlled sham. Protesters
The Council of Europe’s Commission for the Efficiency of Justice has just published its 4th evaluation report. So, how well do Europe’s judicial
To ensure access and the reimbursement of cross border health care for EU patients, a law on mobility for medical attention is approaching. What will
The European Union is due to publish its annual report on enlargement, which will highlight key areas for improvement for those countries looking to
The spectre of financial war loomed ever closer on Monday after China warned the US Federal Reserve’s fresh cash injection of 600 billion dollars, or
Italy faces possibe early elections as a rebellion in Silvio Berlusconi’s centre-right coalition threatens to bring down his government and end his
Germany’s second-biggest lender Commerzbank has missed forecasts with its third quarter figures. Profits are 50 million euros off-target, and like
Japan looks set to buy its first Airbus 380s with an order for four of the huge double-decker planes and an option for two more from Skymark
Germany’s trade surplus has soared to its highest level in nearly two years following a twice-as-fast as-expected jump in exports in September.
Israel’s demands for a credible military threat to deter any Iranian plans for a nuclear weapon have been rejected by America. Prime Minister
On coins, on notes and now on Facebook as Queen Elizabeth II signs up to the world’s most popular social networking site.
Add the British Monarchy
Daniel Cohn-Bendit to Recep Tayyip Erdogan: Do you still believe that Turkey will enter the European Union? I have the impression that you don’t
Leading political figures in Iraq have held intensive talks, hoping to break the deadlock which has left the country with no government for eight
Opposition parties in Azerbaijan have claimed widespread systematic fraud as results showed parties supporting the president sweeping the board in
Police in northern Germany have broken up a demonstration that blocked a train carrying nuclear waste from France.
The train is on its way to
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou on Monday dropped his threat to call a snap election after his Socialist Party avoided a heavy defeat in the
Rebel troops have clashed with government soldiers in eastern Myanmar, leaving three civilians dead, as tension mounts over the country’s contested
It has been a most public divorce and it’s had the effect of ratcheting up political tensions in Italy.
Parliamentary speaker Gianfranco Fini’s
Pope Benedict XVI celebrating a mass in Barcelona. He strongly defended traditional families and the rights of the unborn, attacking Spanish laws
US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle dance with the pupils of a school in the Indian city of Mumbai during their tour of Asia.
Thousands of protesters gathered near Seoul City Hall shouting anti-globalisation slogans and took part in a rally against the G20 leader’ summit