"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
"If a country decides to open its doors, it must ensure that the people coming in feel at home."
Writer and activist
"Right now the EU risks escaping from one crisis only to enter another"
The hotel maid who accuses former IMF chief Dominque Strauss-Kahn of sexually assaulting her has been speaking to the media in New york.
A haul of weapons and ammunition was recovered in Germany after raids on homes and properties linked to suspected right-wing extremists
The EU has said ‘lone wolf terrorism’ may need greater attention after last week’s twin attacks in Norway, but has admitted the strikes were almost
The directors of BSkyB have unanimously backed James Murdoch to remain as chairman of the satellite broadcaster.
Some BSkyB shareholders had called
Across the United States, local politicians are braced for the effects of a possible default by the federal government if there is no deal on the
Recently, a small group of Iranian Mujahideen demonstrated outside the European Council’s building in Brussels. They are calling for the EU to grant
The trade war that has broken out between Kosovo and Serbia has brought to the surface the simmering political rift that deeply divides the two
Kosovo has been trying to take control of its northern frontier crossings and enforce a ban on imports from Serbia – a move in retaliation for
An inquiry into Britain’s phone-hacking scandal will hold its first hearings in September, the judge leading the investigation said Thursday.
Pick of the Clicks looks at the most clicked story of the week on our website and how it is being treated elsewhere on the net. This week: Norway
In Oslo the grieving continues The public memorial of flowers grows bigger each day. Police have confirmed they have received a number of bomb
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has visited the scene of a train accident that killed 39 people, stoking widespread public anger.
A study of American soldiers has concluded that a knock on the head makes a person more vulnerable to Alzheimer’s disease later in life. The Walter
More than 10 years after it joined the Schengen area allowing free movement across fellow European states, Denmark has recently put up border
Theatre reportage is a title that Annet Henneman uses for her style of performance in which she tries to give voice to the voiceless.
A series of deadly unexploded landmines have been washed up by flood waters in and around South Korea’s capital.
The explosives, buried around
Those closest to the much-mourned singer Amy Winehouse, most of all her parents, had been worried about her for a long time. No one ever said Amy
Nikolas Skierpning survived the killings on Utoeya, but two of his closest friends did not.
The three had travelled to the island together, looking
Cowboys battle no-good extraterrestrials in 1873. “Cowboys & Aliens”, first a comic book, stars Harrison Ford, Daniel Craig and Olivia Wilde. Jon
Royal Dutch Shell has reported big profit increases – as did Norway’s Statoil and Spain’s Repsol.
But that was due to high oil prices and masked
German unemployment edged up in July, but the Federal Labour Agency blamed seasonal factors such as school-leavers registering as unemployed and a
Swiss bank Credit Suisse is reducing its workforce by around four percent – that is 2,000 people.
Switzerland’s second-biggest bank announced that
NATO’s troops have increased their presence on Kosovo’s northern border to quell deadly, escalating violence.
Kosovo has been trying to take
Libyan rebels say they have seized a strategic government-held town near the Tunisian border.
Colonel Gaddafi’s troops fled as the onslaught began
The reverberations from the fatal blast in Cyprus have hit the government. The country’s cabinet has quit in a bid to quell public anger.
July 29, 1958. The US Congress passes the National Aeronautics and Space Act which establishes the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Weapons and ammunition have been seized in raids on homes and properties linked to suspected right-wing extremists in southern Germany.
It comes as
London needs the finishing touches to get ready for the Olympics as most of the major construction has been completed. But for such a big city and
The first batch of airlifted emergency food for starving children has arrived in famine-struck Somalia.
The UN plane was loaded with ten tonnes of
Wall Street has suffered its worst day in two months amid fears the United States will run out of money to pay its bills in less than a week’s