"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"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
Prince William has turned 30 and the milestone has brought rich rewards.
He has been given the Order of the Thistle, the highest honour in
An anti-narcotics court has issued an arrest warrant for a senior politician who was poised to replace Pakistan’s ousted prime minister.
Despite its rich cultural heritage and attractive climate Greece’s modern-day struggle with the economy is set to hit this summers tourist
A day after Greece’s new prime minister took his oath of office, the debt-laden country’s coalition government has been formally sworn in.
Russian President Vladimir Putin told investors that Russia was working toward a “new economy” built on liberal reforms and privitisation.
We now know how big the Spain’s banking black hole is – or at any rate what the experts think it is after audits of all the
The Eurogroup meeting of the 17 eurozone member’s finance ministers is taking place with a backdrop of crisis and a key upcoming summit.
Top of the
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has made an historic address to both British Houses of Parliament.
The speech was a high-spot of her
Next Thursday and Friday Europe holds a summit that we are once again obliged to qualify as crucial.
What is certain is that France’s position, and
Dutch telecom operator KPN is running out of options to ward off a hostile offer for its shares by America Movil, the company owned by Mexican
The decision of Egypt’s Presidential Election Commission to delay announcing the results of last weekend’s presidential run-off has added to the
Air France-KLM has unveiled plans is to cut more than 5,000 jobs by the end of next year.
It is part of the Franco-Dutch carrier’s effort –
Jordan’s government has granted political asylum to a Syrian pilot who flew across the border to defect on Thursday morning.
It is the first
The amount of interest that the Spanish government is having to pay to borrow in the medium term has soared again to the highest since the launch of
Charging your iPod or phone could become obsolete. Scientists are working on a tiny generator that could be placed in the sole of your shoe that
Austrian-German actress Romy Schneider was born in Vienna but spent her early childhood near the town of Berchtesgaden.
Now the first ever
In Approved for Adoption, Belgian-Korean filmmaker and cartoonist Jung mixes animation with old family movies and recent footage to take a very
Community-level action is a great way of contributing to sustainable development. And good habits start young, so teaching people how to live greener
Grey skies could not darken the mood as hundreds turned out to celebrate the summer solstice at Britain’s ancient Stonehenge site.
Doctors in the UK are staging their first industrial action in almost 40 years in a row over pension reform.
Union leaders said their members would
The prosecution have called for Norwegian killer, Anders Behring Breivik to be considered insane, and committed to a mental institution.
A Syrian MIG 21 fighter pilot has landed his plane in Jordan where he is seeking political asylum.
It is reported a Syrian Air Force colonel made
Sweden has raised the security level around all 10 of its nuclear power plants after explosives were uncovered on a truck at the Ringhals nuclear
Romania’s former Prime Minister is in a serious but stable condition after attempting suicide in an apparant bid to avoid jail.
Adrian Nastase was
The health of Egypt’s former president Hosni Mubarak remains shrouded in mystery.
The 84-year-old was pronounced “clinically dead” on Tuesday by
Ecuador said on Thursday that it would make a decision about an asylum application by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange within the next few hours
A heavy lifting barge moved into place next to the stricken Costa Concordia ferry this week as preliminary work begins to salvage the wreck and tow
Thousands of yoga enthusiasts celebrate the longest day of the year with an all-day yoga fest. Attendees have been challenged to find tranquility and
Amid fears of petrol shortages, Argentina has ordered its military police to take control of fuel depots after a crippling strike by lorry