"We, the people of the world, have got to own this new technology, so that the profits and rewards come broadly to people, rather than go to a few billionaires."
Prof. Richard Freeman, Harvard economics professor
"We, here on the continent, haven’t had a change of heart. Our hearts are still open to you"
European Council President
"There is no alternative for us other than to fight back. This is the biggest challenge for my generation"
Greek university student
""The main thing is we got him back on board, he is safe. But I think it just showed everyone how hard it is to actually see the guy in the water, even on a sunny day, 18 knots and sunshine, you know you wouldn't want to be doing it in 20 knots in the dark. I don't think you would find him you know.""
Skipper, Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag
"These are really important social issues that affect all of us all over in our communities. And we can't just leave this up to governments to solve these problems"
"‘Aussie flu’ is actually a bit of a misnomer. It is a strain that we have seen in previous seasons in the UK, in fact we saw it circulating last season. Hospital admissions have increased due to a combination of influenza A and B and no strain is currently dominating."
Professor Paul Cosford
Medical Director, Public Health England
""Oh it's a huge part! It's really exciting singing this and it's super challenging, to act and to sing. So for me it's really special to do it, really.""
"The poles amplify all the phenomena we see everywhere else on the globe"
Nelson Mandela’s coffin has arrived in Qunu, the village where he spent his childhood, on South Africa’s Eastern Cape.
Thousands of people lined
Egypt’s government has announced that a referendum will be held on the country’s new constitution on January 14-15.
The document has been drawn up
China has reportedly landed an unmanned spacecraft on the moon on Saturday.
The Chang’e 3, a probe named after a lunar goddess in traditional
Members of Germany’s Social Democrat Party (SPD) have voted in favour joining Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives in government.
Supporters of both the opposition and government in Ukraine have been streaming into Kyiv ahead of mass rally’s planned for Sunday.
The heritage and legacy of Nelson Mandela are the subject of great debate right now, and to discuss this euronews talked to Jean Yves Ollivier
Two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed in a car bomb blast in Kidal, northeastern Mali, according to witnesses.
The explosion targeted
Preparations are under way in Kyiv ahead of planned mass protests on Sunday.
The Ukranian opposition plan a large rally in the city against
Members of the African National Congress have paid their final tributes to Nelson Mandela at a ceremony in a Pretoria airbase.
The former South
A group of friends in northern Norway has discovered a grotto believed to be around a million years old.
The 3.7 kilometre long labyrinth shows no
The Vatican has turned on the lights on its Christmas tree in a ceremony in St Peter’s Square.
Hundreds gathered to see the ‘big switch on’.
Prince Harry and his team of four injured British veterans have reached the South Pole.
What started as a race turned into an expedition, following
Heavy snow has been falling on the Syrian capital, Damascus, since Thursday and has blanketed the city’s streets.
Winter storm “Alexa” is
Nelson Mandela’s body has been taken from the Union Buildings in Pretoria for the final time.
The coffin will be driven to an air base for a
Ukraine’s president, Viktor Yanukovych has met the opposition for the first round table discussions since the start of mass demonstrations in Kyiv
German government jobs are being handed out, some to Angela Merkel’s CDU some to her new partners the SPD.
The Environment Minister is expected to
At the age of 27, rising star of Austrian politics Sebastian Kurz has been appointed foreign minister, making him the youngest person to hold the
The Turkish Foreign Minister has arrived in Athens for talks with his Greek counterpart. The main focus of the meeting was the divided island of