"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
The Socialists of President Francois Hollande have won an absolute majority in the National Assembly after round two of parliamentary
Greece’s future in the eurozone looks more secure, with parties committed to a bailout set to win a slim parliamentary majority after Sunday’s
Rodney King, the man whose treatment by the police sparked the LA riots, has been found dead.
The 47-year-old was pulled from a swimming pool in
The International Olympic Committee is investigating allegations that some agents are selling tickets for the London 2012 games on the black market
Egyptians have been voting on the second day of the presidential run-off, amid the tumultuous aftershocks of the country’s revolution.
Despite reports that many want neither of the candidates for running for Egyptian president, there are still queues of people waiting to vote on the
Opposition activists in Syria say Sunni Muslim districts of Homs have experienced intensified shelling by government forces.
One linked the
Fear and panic. That is the atmosphere which many Greeks believe now pervades their country. Cash machines have been working overtime. Bankers
Sunday is the final round of voting in French parliamentary elections and Socialist president Francois Hollande is hoping his party wins a decisive
The results from the last Group A matches created the first surprise exit of the competition.
In the match between Poland and Czech Republic
People in Greece have been going to the polls again in the full glare of the world’s eyes, amid warnings that the outcome of their general election
Cheered on by thousands of spectators, US tightrope walker Nik Wallenda has fulfilled his childhood dream. He becomes the first man to walk across
Some pollsters believe voters arriving at polling stations such were undecided almost till the last minute.
It is thought that in towns and cities
On the eve of the G20 summit in Mexico, the country’s president has called on the world’s biggest economies to do more to contain the fallout from
A concert by Radiohead was cancelled in Toronto after a stage roof fell in during soundchecks and rehearsals.
One man was killed and three others
Several wildfires have been raging in Greece amid hot dry weather.
Strong winds caused one fire south of Athens to spread across a wide area
Thirteen prisoners have been killed in a fire at a jail at Sanliurfa in southeast Turkey.
They died after an argument began among a group of
Egyptians are continuing to vote in the first free presidential election in their history, making what many find to be an unpalatable choice.
The stakes are high for new President François Hollande as France heads back to the polls today for the second round of its parliamentary
2004 champions Greece stunned Group A favourites Russia 1-0 on Saturday to join the Czech Republic in the Euro 2012 quarters-finals.
The Czech Republic qualified for the quarter-finals of the European championships for the third time on Saturday night following a 1-0 win over
Demonstrations against Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti’s visit to Bologna turned violent, as protesters scuffled with police and tried to break