"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
"Kurds believe they are worse off as part of Iraq."
research fellow at LSE's Middle East Centre
Germany’s Andre Greipel held his nerve to claim the fourth stage of the Tour de France in Rouen on Wednesday.
After a relatively slow start to the
Italy and Germany are ready to face the economic downturn together – that is the message coming from both countries’ leaders as German Chancellor
The EU parliament has overwhelmingly rejected the global anti-piracy agreement, ACTA.
MEPs ditched the controversial deal fearing it threatened
Danish biotech group Christian Hansen bucked the downward trend on Wednesday with its shares up 11.65 percent.
The company makes natural additives
Only days after becoming the fifth eurozone country to seek a bailout, Cyprus is taking charge of the EU’s rotating council presidency.
The rich and big companies are the targets of France’s new Socialist government as it announced tax rises of 7.2 billion euros.
A one-off levy on
Critics say the ACTA agreement is undemocratic.
They argue that it was negotiated behind closed doors from 2008 by representatives who were not
Here is a necessarily oversimplified stab (using material provided by specialist writers) at rendering in layman’s terms the potential impact of a
German police say a gunman who held several people hostage in a flat in Karlsruhe executed his victims.
They believe he planned the killings, which
Police have found a priceless medieval religious manuscript stolen from a church in northwest Spain one year ago.
The Codex Calixtinus is a 12th
Responding to a lawsuit brought by one of Spain’s smaller political parties, a Spanish court has opened a fraud case looking at the actions of former
Cuban President Raul Castro is on his first visit to China since replacing his brother Fidel as leader four years ago.
The country is Cuba’s second
Turkey’s armed forces say they have found the bodies of both pilots from a fighter jet shot down by Syria last month.
They did not say where they
Austrian police say hundreds of suspected paedophiles on the internet have been identified in a huge worldwide operation.
The year-long trawl
The Karlovy Vary film festival attracts thousands of young film enthusiasts, as getting tickets for screenings of its 200-plus films is relatively
Paris’s Haute Couture shows continue with Alexandre Vauthier choosing the Natural History Museum’s Jardin des Plantes to show his new collection, for
The European Parliament has rejected a global anti-piracy deal aimed at fighting copyright theft amid fears it threatens internet freedom.
One person with little reason to trust banks is British businessman Mike Lloyd, part owner of a group running 12 pubs in southern England.
Ex-chief executive of Barclays Bank Bob Diamond is appearing in front of a UK parliament committee to answer questions about the bank’s role in
Traditional bandages for protecting and healing wounds may soon be a thing of the past thanks to
a team of scientists in Wroclaw University, Poland
Police investigating the deaths of five German climbers in the Alps say their initial inquiries suggest the group were not roped together. The leader
Police in Ukraine have clashed with protesters in Kiev, demonstrating over the passing of a law to boost the status of the Russian language.
The European Union is currently undergoing one of the most turbulent economic periods in its short history, with political, ideological and financial
Sweden’s central bank has kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 1.5 percent and plans to keep it there for just over one year.
But in a
The eurozone economy is still shrinking.
The latest surveys of purchasing managers for the manufacturing and services sectors showed a slight
Crude oil prices have fallen as investors focused again on the grim economic situation.
Traders also were selling to take profits after the sharp
Five people are reported killed after a gunman took a number of people hostage in Germany.
Police say they believe the hostage-taker is also
Scientists at Europe’s CERN laboratory have found a new subatomic particle that could be the Higgs Boson, the basic building block of the
The European Parliament has said a resounding ‘no’ to the global Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement.
Known as ACTA, the deal aims to reduce
The speaker of Ukraine’s parliament has offered to resign over a move to boost the status of the Russian language.
Violence erupted on Tuesday when