"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
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For the first time in Berlin Film Festival’s history, an entry from Kazakhstan is in the official competition.
Harmony Lessons is the debut feature
The ordeal is almost over for more than 4,200 people who have been trapped on a crippled cruise liner since Sunday.
A fire on the Carnival Triumph
Born without a fibula in either leg in 1986, Oscar Pistorius underwent a bi-lateral below the knee amputation just before his first birthday. “The
It is one of the most popular operas in the world. More than 150 years after its premiere, Giuseppe Verdi’s masterpiece La Traviata still leaves both
Living with a serious physical handicap in one of the world’s most industrialised nations – Italy – is hard enough for people with disabilities and
Cypriots are poised to vote for a new president this Sunday. The incumbent Demetris Christofias is not running. He will leave office with Cyprus on
The eurozone slipped deeper than expected into recession in the final three months of last year.
GDP declined 0.6 percent – the most since early
In a surprise purchase ketchup and baby food maker Heinz is being bought by billionaire Warren Buffett’s investment group, together with private
French meat-processing firm Spanghero has rejected claims that it deliberately sold horsemeat labelled as beef.
It has released a statement saying
The consolidation in the skies continues with the merger of American Airlines and US Airways Group.
That will create the world’s biggest airline in
A team of German journalists and developers concerned about data protection legislation have launched an online platform to expose the copy-pasting
Two years after their Arab Spring uprising against Bahrain’s ruling family, protesters have been back on the streets in what they said was a day of
An Ivorian man is being treated for serious burns after setting himself on fire at Rome Fiumicino airport.
It is alleged he doused himself in
Hundreds of Greek pensioners have staged a protest against the government’s austerity measures. The elderly have faced two pension reductions since
In Germany, a strike by security guards in an ongoing dispute over pay has disrupted travel for thousands of passengers at two of the country’s
Streets, squares and parks throughout the world have been reverberating to millions of feet dancing to the same tune.
It is all part of the ‘One
South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius is spending Thursday night behind bars after being charged with the murder of his
Banned in 2010 from making films for 20 years and sentenced to six years in prison for “propaganda against the system”, Iranian filmmaker Jafar
The European Commission on Thursday unveiled a new proposal for a tax on financial transactions that could be collected worldwide.
Investigators are examining the wreckage of a plane that crashed at Donetsk Airport on February 13. Most of the passengers were football fans on
There has been an emotional ceremony in the Vatican where the pope effectively said farewell to more than 1,000 priests from the Diocese of
Talks between UN nuclear negotiators and Iran on investigating the country’s suspected atomic weapons programme have once again failed to result in a
South African Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been charged with murdering his girlfriend.
Reeva Steenkamp, a 30-year-old
Greece’s jobless rate has hit a new record of 27 percent as the austerity-fuelled recession there continues to take its toll on the labour market
A collection of rock memorabilia from musicians who died young has been unveiled in the US.
The collection features platinum discs, stage clothing
An international team of Romanian, British and Brazilian palaeontologists has discovered a new species of pterosaurus called Eurazhdarcho in
More than 13,000 protesters in Dresden, Germany formed a human chain to block a neo-Nazi rally on February 13.
One man explained why he came out in
American country singer and actor Tim McGraw is one of the USA’s most successful country stars, a regular chart-topper with total album sales in