"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
Thousands of Egyptians rallied in Cairo’s Tahrir Square on Friday, in what they said was a show of strength against plans by one of deposed leader
South Korea remained on high alert on Friday despite the failure of the North’s latest rocket launch, to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of
Portugal has become the second EU country – after Greece - to ratify a European Union pact tightening budgetary discipline.
The economic crisis has overshadowed the Orthodox Easter celebrations in Greece.
Food is normally the focus for families as they gather at this
North Korea defied international pressure from the United States, the UN and others when it went ahead with its controversial rocket launch on
Spain is threatening Argentina with unspecified retaliation if it nationalises Spanish oil company Repsol’s operations in Argentina – known as
Four men accused of plotting a shooting spree at the offices of the Jyllands-Posten newspaper have gone on trial in Denmark. They face around 16
Syrians staying in Turkish refugee camps are protesting an outbreak of violence from the Syrian government that has left three demonstrators dead
One hundred years after the tragedy the Titanic continues to fascinate. For many years the number who perished was the highest total of deaths in a
Last week Twitter virtually exploded, when thousands of users shared their opinion on what was a major surprise in the IT world – to put it mildly
‘Diaz Don’t Clean Up This Blood’ depicts the Italian police’s brutal assault on sleeping protesters at the G8 Summit in Genoa, 2001, focusing on a
Journalists pulling the night shift in New York had little idea about the media storm that was about to erupt, when news came that the Titanic had
British Prime Minister David Cameron has said economic sanctions against Myanmar should be suspended.
Speaking alongside pro-democracy leader Aung
China’s economy grew at its slowest pace in nearly three years in the first three months of this year.
However analysts expect a rebound in coming
Another tower, another challenge. It took Frenchman Alain Robert under 90 minutes to conquer Qatar’s tallest building,the Torch Tower. The climber
German car maker Volkswagen saw record gains in sales in the first three months of 2012.
Demand from North America, China and Russia offset
Italian industrial output was weaker than expected in February. It fell 0.7 percent from the previous m month.
It was the second month running of
Google is changing the structure of its shares to ensure that the company’s founders – Larry Page and Sergey Brin – maintain control.
Thousands of Italians from the country’s main labour unions have gathered in the centre of Rome in protest against pension reform.
They are hoping
The much anticipated launch of a rocket in North Korea failed on Friday, after it disintegrated over the Yellow Sea just minutes after take
Reaction to North Korea’s failed rocket launch has been swift.
Demonstrators ‘launched’ a mock missile in the South Korean capital Seoul, as they
David Cameron has become the first British Prime Minister to visit Myanmar in more than 60 years.
He was greeted by President Thein Sein, as he
Jaguar Zoo in southern Mexico has three new members, a litter of newly born half-Bengal, half-Siberian tiger cubs.
US billionaire Sheldon Adelson’s Macau casino company launched its long-delayed fourth resort, a $4.4 billion complex that is its latest bet on
Fighting is reported to have broken out in Syria, a day after a UN-backed ceasefire came into effect.
According to the British-based Syrian
They are young, they are French and they are part of what is known as Generation Y.
A generation less than 30 years old, they are said to number 13
The Formula One Grand Prix will go ahead in Bahrain next week, the motor sport’s governing body has confirmed.
The race has been given the green
North Korea’s decision to go ahead with the launch of a long-range rocket has been almost universally condemned. The White House says it has left
Syria’s fragile ceasefire is being tested with reports of scattered violence on both sides.
State TV showed pictures allegedly of a bus after an
Soldiers in Guinea Bissau are reported to have attacked the home of the front-runner in the African state’s presidential election.