"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"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
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
In Belgium three people are being checked for radiation exposure after what is described as a “contamination incident” at a nuclear waste processing
There have been tough words from the British prime minister at the annual Conservative Party conference, where David Cameron defended his
One of Europe’s wealthiest aristocrats has proved that you can never be too old for love.
The 85-year-old Duchess of Alba wed her younger lover in
Parents actively selecting their baby’s sex in some countries has raised serious concern in the human rights defence body the Council of
The European Union has invited Kazakhstan to join the Trans-Caspian pipeline project designed to transport gas from central Asia to Europe.
The ‘Indignados’ have brought their protests against high employment and the European elite to the EU’s doorstep.
The protest group, known as the
Göksin Sipahioglu, a giant of photojournalism has died aged 84.
He working life was made up of many international scoops. In 1961,he was the only
In Kosovo there have been six arrests during an operation by EULEX police officers from the Organised Crime Investigation Unit.
A tablet computer with internet access that supports video conferencing is going on the market for around 45 euros. The Aakash has been unveiled in
Moody’s lowered its rating on Italy’s government bonds because it sees a “material increase” in funding risks for euro zone countries with high
While Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may be relieved following the result of a UN security council vote, there has been outrage across Europe and
In the centre of Athens youths broke up marble paving slabs and hurled them at police on Wednesday. The response was tear gas as riot police chased
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday said her government would recapitalise banks if required, but stressed that Europe must agree uniform
Increasing numbers of Polish women are crossing European borders in search of abortions.
Poland has some of the toughest abortion laws in Europe
Interim government forces in Libya claim they now control half the city of Sirte, the birthplace of ousted leader Muammar Gaddafi.
As a rescue plan comes together for struggling Belgian-French bank Dexia, some worried depositors have been withdrawing their money and its customer
Despite ratings agency Moody’s cutting Italy’s credit rating, the government is remaining positive.
Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi took the news
Stella McCartney’s latest collection, presented at Paris Fashion Week, attracted a star-studded crowd from the designer’s famous dad to iconic 60s
The first ever Samoan feature film, The Orator – which recently had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival – has been put forward by New
The euro zone’s private sector contracted for the first time in two years last month according to new business surveys.
Questioning of firm’s
European share prices have bounced back on Wednesday after euro zone finance ministers agreed to safeguard banks from the spreading sovereign debt
Six bosses of steelmaker ArcelorMittal have been freed after being held against their will for 48 hours.
They had been kept trapped in their
Air travel security in Europe is under the spotlight, with EU experts looking into the best measures to adopt for the future.
One of the main
A hole in the Earth’s protective ozone layer above the Arctic about the size of Mexico opened up last spring, according to a NASA-sponsored study.
Floodwaters have inundated one of Thailand’s most popular tourist destinations.
The 400-year-old Chai Wattanaram temple is one of the places cut
The 2011 Nobel prize for chemistry has been awarded to Israeli scientist Daniel Schechtman for his “discovery of quasicrystals.”
The Italian government has reacted calmly to a cut in the country’s credit rating by Moodys.
On Tuesday the ratings agency downgraded Italy three
A 24-hour general strike brought Greece to a standstill on Wednesday amid continued protests against government spending cuts.
Athens has agreed on
Amanda Knox says she is looking forward to normal things like seeing her old friends now she is back in the United States. After four years in an