"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
Four hundred Russians living in exile rallied against Vladimir Putin’s rule outside their embassy in Berlin.
To send a message to the German
In St Petersburg police detained opposition demonstrators who had marched to Pionerskaya Square where authorities had given them permission to stage
Yemen’s new unity government had its first meeting on Saturday, following a power transfer brokered by its gulf neighbours.
It is now tasked with
Demonstrators gathered on the streets of Moscow demanding an end to the rule of Vladimir Putin. The scenes were repeated in cities across
Republic of the Congo
A day after election authorities named incumbent president, Joseph Kabila winner of a disputed poll in the Democratic Republic of Congo, opposition
A woman awarded the Nobel Peace on Saturday has criticised the the lack of international support for the uprising in Yemen.
Leaders of the opposition, wanting to avoid any trouble with the authorities led demonstrators from Revolution Square where Saturday’s rally was
Time is running out for conclusions to be reached at the 17th UN Climate Change conference in Durban.
As it is past its deadline many ministers
Markets, have slowly grown more positive after most European countries agreed to a Franco-German plan on fiscal unity.
That is despite David
Russian police say 25,000 people are in Moscow’s Bolotnaya Square for the rally against what they believe was a fraudulent election last Sunday
On his first EU summit, the new Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti was one of the protagonists of the long marathon to save the euro and strengthen
Nationwide protests about the last Sunday’s elections are taking place in Russia today, with demonstrators angry at Prime Minister Vladimir Putin
Ukrainian FEMEN activists stage topless protest near Christ the Saviour cathedral in Moscow in support of Russian opposition ahead of major protests
Despite the cold, many were tourists were out in Lyon on 8 December 8 to admire the spectacle of the Festival of Lights in different parts of the
Cubans living in exile marked the upcoming International Human Rights Day on Friday by sailing a flotilla of boats about 20 kilometres off the coast
It is not only about football anymore. Turkey’s match-fixing probe, which started in July is an important moment for Turkey’s juduciary system, it is
Disputed presidential election results in the Democratic Republic of Congo have lead to clashes in Brussels. Shop windows were smashed and cars set
The make-or-break EU summit has ended with Nicolas Sarkozy seen as a winner, after all member states but one agreed to more economic integration
The new Italian prime minister joined other leaders in criticising his British counterpart.
Mario Monti said David Cameron had made demands that
Britain’s refusal to back an EU-wide treaty modification to tackle the eurozone crisis marks a sea change in its relationship with Europe.
Tens of thousands of Russians have pledged via social network sites to turn out at demonstrations on Saturday against alleged electoral fraud.
It is Christmas – a time for cheer even in austerity-hit Athens where residents have been enjoying the switching on of the festive lights.
Standard and Poor’s have caused an uproar in Europe this week after reviewing 15 of the 17 eurozone countries with a negative outlook. Even triple
Republic of the Congo
Two men believe they are President of the Democratic Republic of Congo.
In power for a decade, Joseph Kabila has been re-elected in the war-scarred