"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
Desperate Spanish and Italian football fans say they’ve resorted to the black market to get tickets for Sunday’s Euro 2012 final in Ukraine.
Chinese President Hu Jintao got a warm reception visiting Hong Kong to swear in a new chief executive on Sunday.
Protestors surrounded the
Al Qaeda-linked fighters in control of northern and eastern of Mali have begun destroying ancient tombs in the city of Timbuktu.
Rebels from the
Egypt’s new President Mohamed Morsi’s inaugural address to the nation appears to have gone down well with the population.
Morsi said Egypt “will
Angry shareholders interrupt a speech by Bankia’s chairman Jose Ignacio Goirigoizarri accusing the financial institution of robbery and illegality.
On the last day of her European tour, Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi visits the Louvre museum in Paris.
Mohamed Morsi has been officially sworn in as Egypt’s first civilian president.
The 60-year-old, who won the country’s first free and fair
It is the celebrity break-up of the century, or at least since the last one, which also involved Tom Cruise, as it happens.
Katie Holmes’ filing
Three women have been killed by lightning whilst on a golf course in the central German town of Korbach.
The deadly bolt hit a wooden shelter they
Severe summer storms have contributed to the UK’s wettest April to June quarter since records began in 1910.
More than 111,000 bolts of lightning
It has been a momentous week in South America, capped by UNASUR and MERCOSUR’s decisions to suspend Paraguay.
The former, the political grouping
The two-day EU summit in Brussels is being seen as a political victory for the leaders of Italy and Spain over their German counterpart.
US President Barack Obama has been to Colorado Springs visiting neighborhoods ravaged by wildfires.
Describing the blazes as a “major disaster”
A night time vigil was held in Tahrir Square hours before the country’s first Islamic civilian president, Mohamed Morsi was set to take his official
Hours after putting together a bailout scheme at the EU summit in Brussels, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was back in Germany for a vote on it in
Tens of thousands of Egyptians had descended on Tahrir Square to hear their President-elect address them, many of whom were followers of his
Peter Madoff, the younger brother of swindler Bernard, has been arrested in connection with his sibling’s notorious Ponzi scheme.
The Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem is built on the site where Christians believe Jesus was born.
UNESCO – the United Nations Educational