"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
President Obama praised the American people’s spontaneity at their public expressions of joy in New York and Washington on what was a very good day
Back in 2001, the Americans were sure that Osama bin Laden would be found secreted away in the depths of the remote Tora Bora cave system in
There can be no doubt that the capture and death of America’s most wanted man is a significant political triumph for Barack Obama. But what future
How will bin Laden’s death affect the al Qaeda movement?
We asked Dr Greg Austin, from the EastWest Institute – a global think-and-do tank focused
Has Osama bin Laden’s death increased the likelihood of a terrorist attack in Europe?
While the EU’s counter terrorism coordinator Gilles de
Israel has been honouring the victims of the Nazi Holocaust in its annual day of remembrance.
In Jerusalem, and elsewhere in the country, life came
At Ground Zero in New York people quickly gathered in impromptu celebration as the news of Osama bin Laden’s death broke.
Thousands poured onto the
May 3, 1936: The Front Populaire wins the second round of elections in France. A coalition of communist and other left-wing parties, it was created
Sony has stepped up its efforts to address customer anger after a data breach led to the theft of personal information belonging to 78 million users
Chrysler has reported its first quarterly net profit since emerging from bankruptcy nearly two years ago.
The US carmaker, now operating under the
The news that the world’s most wanted fugitive, Osama bin Laden, had been killed in a US-led operation went global straight after President Obama’s
New York’s Tribeca Film Festival has wrapped up its 10th edition with a couple of first-time directors taking the top awards.
Lisa Aschan’s ‘She
Security forces in Syria have said they killed 10 people and arrested nearly 500 others on Sunday in Deraa, a town that has been the focus of the
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has launched a fresh attack on the judiciary as he made his latest court appearance in Milan on
The US special forces’ hit on Osama bin Laden had been in preparation for over nine months before it was launched.
In a mission the CIA said was
There has been more shelling of the Libyan port of Misrata and heightened anger in the capital Tripoli as the conflict between pro- and anti-Gaddafi
Reactions by Pakistanis in Islamabad to the reports of American action on their soil have been mixed.
The government said it was a breakthrough
Reaction in the Arab world to the claim Osama bin Laden is dead has run the full range; from despair to disbelief, to calls for revenge, and
In the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, a silent green revolution is underway.
Graciosa, a small island in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores
Commerzbank’s operating profit in the first quarter came in much higher than expected – at 1.1 billion euros.
That means Germany’s second-biggest
Denmark’s Danisco has urged its shareholders to accept a higher takeover bid from US chemicals group DuPont and said they will not get a better
German chancellor Angela Merkel reportedly wants something in return before she supports Italy’s Mario Draghi as the next president of the European
After the John Galliano debacle, Christian Dior can use all the positive publicity it can get. A new retrospective of the French haute couture house
A photo released purporting to show Osama bin Laden’s body is reported to be a fake.
The image was carried by a number of international news
The death of the world’s most wanted man triggered celebrations in New York City’s Times Square, not far from where the Twin Towers once stood and
World leaders have been reacting to the death of Osama bin Laden.
In Kabul, Afghan President Hamid Karzai said that the al-Qaeda leader’s killing
The United States says it has finally killed Osama bin Laden. US President Barack Obama said this brought a nearly 10-year worldwide effort to a
In the space of a decade, this former Saudi businessman went from being a close CIA ally to becoming the United States’ public enemy number one
Families of the victims of 9/11 have been celebrating the death of Osama bin Laden at the hands of American security forces.
Al and Maureen
Almost all major newspapers in the United States were celebrating the death of Osama bin Laden on their websites ahead of going to press.