"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
After severe flooding in Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio, there is better news for Rome, which is forecast to not be as badly affected by the time rain
Before he was elected in May, French President Francois Hollande promised he would hold regular news conferences.
He used his first address on
In October 2004 the Mouqata compound sheltering Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat had been under siege by the Israeli military for two years. The
New technologies are blurring the boundaries between the real and the virtual world. The brain can control a machine, and even perceive it as its own
It will be the first total solar eclipse in over 10 years, and thousands of people have gathered in northern Australia to see the rare phenomenon due
The profit warning of Germany’s largest utility, E.ON, was harshly sanctioned on Tuesday in Frankfurt.
On stock markets weakened by concerns over
Radical Muslim preacher, Abu Qatada, is back at his London home tonight after winning his latest battle against extradition to Jordan.
He was freed
Peugeot and General Motors have put the brakes on talks due to the French car makers financial problems and government-backed bailout, according to
The late Palestinian President Yasser Arafat’s grave in Ramallah has been sealed off. Workers have covered his tomb with tarpaulin in preparation for
How much is the debt crisis in Greece highlighting a crisis within a crisis? International lenders clashed over how Athens can bring its debts down
Taxes have made international headlines lately, whether for cases of tax avoidance or tax evasion.
On November 13, UK lawmakers criticized
Demanding not a single person lose their job, Greek civil servants are protesting against government plans for redundancies.
Wage reductions and
Jewellery retrieved from the wreckage of the Titanic is set to go on display for the first time. The collection, which was recovered from a 1987
China opened its first tower-type solar thermal power stations. Officials say the six-year project will allow solar energy to be transformed into
An aide to former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has been sentenced to nearly 11 years in jail for bribery. Jose Dirceu was found
A debate continues in Austria over what do with the house that Adolf Hilter was born in. Some locals of the town near Salzburg where the three-storey
America’s top commander in Afghanistan has also been dragged into the Petraeus affair. General John Allen, who was due to face the Senate on Thursday
Tens of thousands of people are expected to take part in a general strike in Spain on Wednesday.
Two of the country’s largest labour unions have
The Twilight saga has finally wound down with Breaking Dawn Part Two, the fifth and final film in the series.
After the traumatic birth of her
An exhibition called “Urban Masters” is underway in east London featuring the works of the world’s best street artists of the moment.
On the agenda for Ecofin’s roundtable meeting in Brussels – EU banking union and the next chapter in the story of the Greek debt crisis.
We won’t be using as much oil as was first thought this year or next. The International Energy Agency has trimmed its forecast for world
The radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada has been released on bail from a British prison. He will be confined to his home for 16 hours a day, forbidden
A second day of aerial strikes on Syrian towns near the Turkish border is continuing to cause chaos.
Some refugees can be seen squeezing under
A Palestinian security team is making final preparations for the body of late President Yasser Arafat to be exhumed.
His tomb in Ramallah has been
Microsoft executive, Steven Sinofsky has left the world’s largest software company barely two weeks after launching the flagship Window 8.
Vodaphone has written down the value of its business in Spain and Italy by almost seven and a half billion euros.
The British based company has
The financial gloom enveloping Spain deepened as October figures showed consumer prices hit a high. Data revealed the rate of inflation rose at its
Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has arrived in India for a week-long trip.
The Nobel Laureate has not been back since she studied in
Scientists are taking the idea of 3D computer printing and catapulting it into the realms of something more suited to science fiction.
The idea of