"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 Ivo Josipovic was among the first to cast his vote in Croatia’s referendum on joining the EU. He backed entry into the bloc and the country
Sauli Niinisto, a veteran conservative leads the race to become Finland’s 12th president after the first round of voting. He won almost 37 percent of
Yemen’s outgoing president, Ali Abdullah Saleh has said he is set to leave the country for medical treatment in the United States. He added he would
Three months before the French presidential election, the socialist frontrunner François Hollande has rallied his supporters at his most high-profile
As the clean up continues on the streets of Nigeria’s northern city of Kano after Friday’s gun and bomb attacks by Islamist insurgents two more
Continuing the search in tandem with the salvage operation on the Costa Concordia has not been ruled out. A scientific and technical committee is
Rescue teams working in the stricken Italian cruise ship, the Costa Concordia have uncovered another body reported to be that of a woman.
Sicily was slowly getting back to normal on Sunday after a week-long strike paralysed the country’s petrol stations and supermarkets.
There have been celebrations in the northern Portuguese city of Guimarães as it officially became one of two European Capitals of Culture for
Croations are voting on Sunday in a referendum on whether to join the European Union in July next year.
Opinion polls suggest a ‘yes’ vote will
The Russian Communist Party, supported by several other Russian opposition parties and groups, holds a rally demanding fair presidential elections
Pope Benedict XVI blessed a pair of lambs as part of a centuries-old tradition at the Vatican.
The people of Finland have begun voting in the first round of the presidential election after a campaign dominated by the euro crisis.
The Dutch teenager Laura Dekker has become the youngest person to sail around the world alone – but it is not enough to get her name in the record
He may be under fire in Europe but supporters on home soil have rallied en masse in defence of Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban.
Newt Gingrich has turned the contest for the Republican presidential nomination on its head, with an easy victory over Mitt Romney in South
Croatia is expected to vote for EU membership on Sunday, to the dismay of nationalists who protested in Zagreb on the eve of the referendum.
Protesters have stormed the headquarters of Libya’s ruling National Transitional Council in Benghazi as popular anger erupts over its running of the
Violence flared on the streets of Lisbon as members of the right-wing Portuguese nationalist party clashed with supporters of the left wing