"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
Bullet-scarred and abandoned buildings bear testament to the battle for Bani Walid, the last Libyan stronghold of Muammar Gaddafi.
Calm has once
France has urged Turkey not to take tit-for-tat measures over a draft bill that makes it illegal to deny the mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman
The European Commission has said it wants to support e-commerce and online businesses more.
Latest studies show the Internet creates 2.6 jobs for
At a protest outside the French consulate in Istanbul, Turkish people unhappy at the passing of the French ‘genocide bill’ vented their anger. One
Three people reflect on how computer technology is helping them to cope with disease due to ageing.
“I was working and felt completely exhausted
Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has been charged with violent conduct and handed a four-game ban by the English Football Association for an
Prime minister Viktor Orban has meet the EU’s top brass in an effort to reach a deal over Hungary’s disputed constitution.
His visit to Brussels
As it cut its outlook for global growth, the International Monetary Fund warned that the eurozone debt crisis is escalating and dragging down the
The Armenian genocide bill passed by the French parliament could hit French companies doing business, or hoping to do business, with Turkey
Two films dominate this year’s Oscar nominees — Martin Scorsese’s tribute to the early days of filmmaking ‘Hugo’ leads the pack with 11 nominations
Egypt has announced its state of emergency law is going to be lifted.
The move was declared by the head of the country’s ruling military council
Judge Baltasar Garzon is on trial in Spain, accused by two right-wing groups of breaking a 1977 amnesty by investigating the deaths or disappearances
There was a festive mood outside the French embassy in Yerevan as Armenians celebrated the passing of a French law making it illegal to deny that the
Italian salvage crews say they expect to begin pumping thousands of tonnes of fuel from the wrecked Costa Concordia by Saturday.
Four car bomb blasts in mainly Shi’ite areas of Baghdad have left at least 13 people dead and 75 injured.
The first, in the northeastern Sadr City
It is home to a stretch of coast popular with surfers and one of the oldest funfairs in the United States, welcome to Santa Cruz.
But over recent
Egypt is measuring its national pride one year after its historic revolution. But in spite of many efforts, poverty is booming, foreign currency
Britain has called on the Arab League to urge the UN to pass a resolution on Syria. It comes as the League’s monitoring mission appears close to
NATO’s intervention in Libya may have resulted in the successful toppling of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, but it also raised awkward questions about the
Europe’s largest independent oil refiner, Petroplus, said it is filing for insolvency after failing to work out a deal with the banks to which it
An alarming report from the International Labour Organisation which says there are nearly 200 million people currently unemployed worldwide and 600
Siemens, the region’s biggest engineering conglomerate, has revealed an unexpectedly sharp fall in quarterly operating profits – down 23 percent to
European finance ministers — meeting in Brussels —have been pushing investors holding Greek government bonds to accept lower amounts as part of a
A strike by Italian truckers against high fuel costs and government reforms has taken a tragic turn with the death of a man taking part in a road
Spain’s crusading human rights judge Baltasar Garzon has gone on trial over his divisive attempt to investigate disappearances during Franco’s
Models wore strapless sequinned dresses, at times encrusted with crystals or gold detailing.
The French ski resort of l’Alpe d’Huez played host to the 15th edition of the International Comedy Film Festival, with movies from France, Canada and
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has launched a stinging attack on French President Nicolas Sarkozy, after the French Senate voted to make
Fears that Greece could default on its massive debts are mounting after eurozone finance ministers in Brussels rejected an offer from the country’s
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has described the French Senate vote to criminalise genocide denial of the 1915-16 killing of Armenians