"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
Rich expats living in Bern, Switzerland won’t have to pay more tax following the results of a referendum on Sunday.
Swiss residents had been
The number of kids starting school in Iraq today is up thanks to a decrease in attacks and improved feelings of safety.
It is the first day of the
Navies from more than 30 countries are taking part in anti-mine exercises in the Persian Gulf.
Mindful of tension between the West and Iran, an
More than six million people from around the world are expected to descend on the beer tents of Munich to celebrate Oktoberfest, which runs until 7
Hundreds of people participated in a tug-of-war in Japan pulling a Boeing 787.
There could be more financial trouble ahead for the Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and his conservative-led coalition according to a report in
The spectrum of colour will highlight the Basilica Sagrada Familia one of the city’s iconic buildings and is part of Barcelona’s renowned Mercè
A rescue operation in the mountains of Nepal after at least nine climbers were swept to their deaths in an avalanche.
Local police sources have
The murder scandal that rocked China’s Communist Party will once again be in the spotlight on Monday, with the sentencing of a former police chief
Renato Grbić is a fisherman on the Danube who casts his net for people. In fourteen years he has hauled 25 from the murky waters who jumped from the
Chuck Norris the U.S. action film star has missed out on a starring role. His name was the overwhelming favourite in an online poll to be given to a
The Catholic Church in the Australian state of Victoria has revealed to a parliamentary hearing its clergy were responsible for more than 600 cases
In the city of Minsk and across Belarus polls have opened for the country’s parliamentary election. The two main opposition parties have boycotted
Protests in Georgia against brutality in prisons have strengthened. In central Tbilisi students -some carrying brooms as a symbol of torture called
Sixteen teams have been battling out in the English county of Kent, to win the World Custard Pie Championships.
Those taking part turned out in
An estimated 5,000 supporters of Scottish independence have taken part in a rally in Edinburgh.
Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond also
At least seven people have been killed and three injured after a car crashed into a bus stop in Moscow.
According to Russian media reports, the
Hundreds of Greeks in three rallies have taken to the streets to protest against attacks by right-wing extremists against migrants. Two Pakistani
The head of Libya’s national congress has vowed to dissolve the country’s militias, in the wake of demonstrations against them.
Thousands of women, some dressed only in underwear, have marched through central London to
protest over the way rape victims are treated by the
Car maker Fiat says it will do all it can to avoid plant closures in Italy.
It is a pledge that was echoed by the Italian government, after a
A Pakistani government minister has offered an 80 thousand euro reward for the death of the film maker behind an anti-Islam video, that has sparked
The rebel free Syrian Army has revealed that it has shifted its leadership from Turkey to areas of Syria controlled by opposition forces.
Police in Paris have arrested 21 people who tried to defy a ban on demonstrations against the anti-Islam film that has been causing violent protests