"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
Exit polls in the Montenegrin elections indicate that the ruling DPS party, which has run the former Yugoslav republic since it split away from
The Belgian Socialists look as though they are heading for defeat in the second city Antwerp for the first time in 90 years, and that nationalist
The Brazilian army has backed police moving into two of Rio de Janiero’s most dangerous favelas to retake control and end the rule of drugs
The former Yugoslav republic of Montenegro has been an independent state for just six years.
Its ruling coalition led by the Democratic Party of
Felix Baumgartner (born 20 April 1969) is an Austrian skydiver and a BASE jumper. He is renowned for the particularly dangerous nature of the stunts
United Russia, President Vladimir Putin’s party, is expected to tighten its grip on the country, following the results of Sunday’s regional
The president of Mauritania has been flown to France for medical treatment following an attack on his motorcade that is being described as an
Eight million Belgians are voting in local elections today which may mark a sea change in politics if there is an historic shift of power in second
It was the last trip for space shuttle Endeavour after 25 missions in nine years.
Cheered on by enthusiastic crowds, the shuttle made its final
Lithuania’s centre-right government is likely to be voted out in a general election on Sunday.
The ex-Soviet state has suffered a sharp fall in
More than 100 people gathered in Swat in protest at the attack on 14-year-old activist Malala Yousafzai who was shot in the head by Taliban gunmen as
Portuguese art and drama students joined a big anti-austerity protest in Lisbon. Thousands of protesters marched on parliament, some with their
Syria’s air force has repeatedly used cluster munitions to attack rebel-held areas, according to Human Rights Watch.
The weapons are controversial
Redbull’s Sebestian Vettel has won the Korean Grand Prix.
The German beat his team-mate Mark Webber to the title, his third in a row. Ferrari’s
World number two Sergei Samoilovich of Russia claimed gold in the men’s 100 kilo category on the final day of the Abu Dhabi judo Grand Prix on
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has sworn in a new vice president and six other cabinet ministers after his re-election last week.
A seaside town in the US state of Maine has been hit by a sex scandal.
Alexis Wright, a 29-year-old fitness instructor from Kennebunk, is accused
Spain’s Dani Pedrosa won the Japanese MotoGP race on Sunday at the Motegi racetrack.
The 27-year-old beat compatriot Jorge Lorenzo whose second
Lithuanians will vote in a general election on Sunday that is expected to lead to the ousting of the country’s centre-right government.
An Israeli air strike on the Gaza Strip has killed one Palestinian and wounded at least two others, local doctors said on Saturday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin faces his first electoral test later on Sunday since his return to the Kremlin in May.
It is being seen as an
Saucepans in hand, thousands of people demonstrated in Spain and Portugal on Saturday. It was part of the “Global Noise” day, a hoped-for
Rallies have been held in support of Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai, who is fighting for her life in hospital after being shot by the