"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
France’s Pierre Rolland produced a superb display to clinch the 11th stage of the Tour de France, a 148-km trek from Albertville to la Toussuire on
Romania’s Prime Minister, Victor Ponta, has held talks with EU leaders in Brussels to explain his bid to oust President Triane Basescu.
PSA Peugeot Citroen’s decision to shut its Aulnay plant has left workers fearing for their future.
Staff said the closure will have an huge impact
In keeping with its support for President Bashar al-Assad, Russia has refused to back a tougher UN draft resolution on Syria.
The proposal, which
British advertising agency Aegis saw its share price rocketed as it was bought by the Japanese leader, Dentsu.
The two groups complement each
Wikileaks is claiming a court victory in Iceland against a partner of Visa and Mastercard over blocked donations.
The whistle-blower says Valitor
A local councillor near Brussels has resigned from the Belgian far-right Vlaams Belang party after his name appeared on a list of alleged
With only two weeks to go before the London Games get underway, the military has been asked to provide up to 3500 extra troops to guard the event
Mafia groups are making billions from environmental crime, new research has found. Dumping toxic waste, illegal logging and trafficking of endangered
Outside the Health Ministry in Athens, people gathered to protest against pension cuts that are part of tough austerity measures.
In the midst of
Will it work?
That is the question Spanish newspapers are asking about the prime minister’s tough new austerity plan, imposed under
Mick Jagger has proved wrong. The Stones have been Rolling for 50 years. He said early on they’d probably last for two. This prediction is displayed
Republic of the Congo
The UN on Thursday sent tanks into the eastern Congolese town of Goma to fend off a possible attack by M23 rebels.
AFP reported a dozen tanks had
A fuel tanker fire in Nigeria has killed more than 100 people.
The vehicle overturned in Ahoada near the oil hub of Port Harcourt, located in
Challenging Spain for the worst jobless total in Europe Greek unemployment has hit a record 22.5 percent of the workforce.
That was the figure for
Peugeot’s 8,000 job cuts and closure of a plant near Paris comes as cash strapped Europeans buy fewer new cars and the region’s manufacturers ponder
The most deadly avalanche in the Alps since 2008 has killed nine climbers and injured several others.
They were swept away early on Thursday
It stirred patriotic emotions when it was first made and now in Olympic year ‘Chariots of Fire’ has been remastered.
When it was first released in
Visitors have flocked to the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou to see a three-dimensional art exhibition, interacting with the paintings depicting
The iPhone 5 has already gone on sale in China - the only problem is Apple hasn’t actually released the phone yet!
That is no setback in China
Alex Taylor: “What rights do animals have exactly? Who defends those rights and what happens to people who break the law? Are we all guilty of
China’s state broadcaster has released surveillance video showing a road-dividing fence in the city of Jinhua falling like a giant row of dominoes
Ever wonder how we are able to focus on what one person is saying in a crowded room full of animated conversations?
Researchers at the University
Volunteers are coming from across Russia to help with the clean-up in Krasnodar, the region hardest hit by last weekend’s floods.
In the state’s
Half a century to the day since their first gig, the Stones are still rolling.
There is a new exhibition, a book, and the band say they are
Qatar’s royal family has bought the iconic Italian fashion house Valentino.
The sellers are the London-based private equity fund Permira and
Carrefour has said that while trading remained weak in Europe’s austerity-blighted countries, it was not getting worse.
That cheered investors fed
Airbus said on Thursday that it had won purchase commitments to buy planes worth almost 14 billion euros at the Farnborough Airshow.
France’s biggest carmaker Peugeot Citroen has stunned the country by announcing 8,000 job cuts and the closure of an assembly plant near