"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
At the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan heavily protected workers continue the task of recovering bodies. Now authorities have
One protester has been killed in a second day of violence in the Turkish city of Diyarbakir. Kurdish demonstrators took to the streets after 12 of
Italian police have uncovered a Roman Mausoleum under an illegal dumping ground close to Naples.
The structure dates from the second century and
Colleagues of the Tunisian policewoman whose alleged slap was one of the triggers for the Tunisian revolution have celebrated the dismissal of her
Fiat has returned to profit with strong performances by luxury brand Ferrari and its spare parts business.
Net profit in the first three months of
International sanctions to deny the Libyan government access to fuel are being circumvented, according to Reuters. Sources claim at least 120,00
Twenty-five years after Chernobyl became known for the world’s worst nuclear accident, the Secretary General of the United Nations has visited the
With some rebels in Libya’s besieged town Misrata saying they can only hold out for two or three more days if they do not get more help, the
Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has announced plans to arrest the declining birth rate in Russia and to extend life expectancy.
The government is set
Hollywood actor and former governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger is being advised to return to his native Europe and stand for the
The Spanish government has asked prosecuters to investigate candidates of the recently formed Basque independence party Bildu for links to SORTU and
Brussels has urged EU members to keep the wind in their sails, calling for a six point two billion euro increase in the bloc’s common budget for next
It was 12 months ago when the Gulf of Mexico was hit by the biggest environmental disaster in American history.
The Deepwater Horizon oil rig
Gold has hit an all-time high above $1,500 an ounce and silver has also surged, with precious metals seen as a safe haven in times of economic
Scores of Christian pilgrims arrived at the West Bank site of Qasr Al-Yahud, next to the Palestinian city of Jericho, where they re-enacted the
Protesters in Yemen have upped their efforts to end President Ali Abdullah Saleh’s 32-year grip on power.
As demonstrations intensified, so did
Rebel fighters in eastern Libya are struggling with a lack of weapons and ammunition in their battle against Muammar Gaddafi’s well-supplied army.
Seven Estonian tourists kidnapped in Lebanon last month have appealed to the leaders of three Arab countries and the President of France for
Japan’s exports fell in March more than economists had expected. That is a sign that shipments will continue to weaken and hurt economic growth after
New amateur video claims to show fighting in the heart of Misrata, Libya’s third largest city, where rebels are still holding out under attack from
Protesters in Yemen have upped their efforts to end President Ali Abdullah Saleh’s 32-year grip on power. As demonstrations intensify, so does the
Spain has had no trouble selling its latest batch of government bonds. Almost 3.4 billion euros worth attracted solid demand and it was high enough
April 21, 1918. German WWI fighter pilot Manfred von Richthofen, nicknamed the Red Baron, is shot down and killed near Vaux-sur-Somme, France
Sweden raised its benchmark interest rate from 1.5 percent to 1.75 percent.
It is the sixth increase in a row as the Swedish central bank moves to
France has confirmed that like Britain, it is to send a small number of officers to Libya to advise the National Transitional Council.
Pixar is preparing for the premier in June of its latest animated film ‘Cars 2’ — the sequel to the highly successful original ‘Cars’ from five years
Some 250,000 passengers travel through Stockholm’s Central Station each day, producing a lot of wasted body heat.
Special heat exchangers have
Continuing violence in Nigeria’s Muslim north has led to fears that the area is becoming ever more radicalised and could lead to further bloodshed
Preparations are underway at Lake Constance in Austria ahead of this summer’s Bregenz Festival.
The lake’s impressive floating stage will feature