"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
With just a week to go before the vote that decides who will be the next president of France, both candidates have been rallying their supporters
The Head of the UN ceasefire observers has arrived in Damascus.
Norwegian Major General Robert Mood will be in charge of 30 observers initially
Residents of an upmarket apartment complex are up in arms after being informed that the army plans to install a surface-to-air missile battery on the
The body of a British aid worker kidnapped in Pakistan in January has been found.
Sixty year old Khalil Dale was born in Yemen, but a
France has been hit hard by violent winds some as strong as 150km/h with nine of the country’s 95 departments affected mainly in central and eastern
Demonstrations have taken place in more than 50 towns and cities across Spain, as people vented their anger about austerity measures that will mean
Fifteen people have been killed in an attack on a lecture theatre used by Christian worshippers in Nigeria’s second largest city, Kano.
A church in the Kenyan capital Nairobi has come under grenade attack.
One worshipper died with 10 injured after the God House of Miracle Church was
Residents of Hong Kong and tourists flocked to an outlying island to celebrate the Cheung Chau Jiao Festival.
Two black bears at Xiaozhushan in East China’s Shandong Province receive sports training to entertain visitors during the May Day holiday.
UN Secretary General Ban ki-Moon has arrived in Yangon to endorse Myanmar’s rehabilitation back into the international fold.
Ban wants to encourage
Running the United States is a serious business, still President Barack Obama allowed his wit to flow at the celebrity studded White House
Long delays at Heathrow Airport are causing concern just three months before London hosts the Olympics.
Passengers arriving from non-EU countries
High winds have brought down a beer tent in the US state of Missouri, killing one person and injuring up to 100 others.
At least five victims were
Militant Irish nationalists have been blamed for planting two bombs that have been defused in Northern Ireland.
One device in an abandoned van in
FARC rebels in Colombia say they are holding a French journalist, captured during an attack on an Colombian army unit.
Four Colombian soldiers in
Claims that Colonel Gaddafi agreed to finance the campaign that saw Nicolas Sarkozy become French President have rocked his hopes of keeping the
Cyclists have converged on three European cities to demand better road safety for those in the saddle.
Thousands denounced the dangers they face in
Sudan has arrested four foreigners and flown them to its capital, accusing the men of illegally entering a border area to help its enemy South
Amateur video uploaded on a social networking site purports to show Syrian government forces shelling the town of Douma for the second time this
There is still a heavy police presence on the streets of the eastern Ukrainian city of Dnipropetrovsk after four explosions on Friday. The bombings