"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"
A week of mourning has been declared in Guinea after dozens of people were feared to have been killed in a stampede at a concert in the capital
How much further will Ebola spread?
As the death tolls rises in West Africa, and Nigeria confirmed its first case, more tales of human tragedy are
The World Health Organisation has reported a further case of the Ebola virus in Guinea’s capital Conakry… its first in more than a month.
Doctors at an airport in Guinea, west Africa have been fighting to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
It’s the worst outbreak in
The medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres has warned that Guinea faces an unprecedented Ebola epidemic.
There have been nearly 80 deaths and
At least 63 people have now died from the Ebola outbreak in Guinea although the authorities believe they have managed to isolate the problem to the
Public health announcements and hygiene advice are doing little to stem the tide of panic among the citizens of Guinea as an outbreak of the deadly
At least 61 people have died after contracting a mystery illness in Guinea.
Six out of 12 samples analysed have tested positive for Ebola.
It is feared the deadly Ebola outbreak in Guinea may have spread to neighbouring Sierra Leone according to the World Health Organisation.
An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in south east Guinea has now reached the capital Conakry .
Fifty-nine people have died from the virus which
In Guinea, the highly contagious Ebola virus has been blamed for killing nearly 60 people in the country.
Dozens of cases of the deadly disease
Portuguese airline TAP is suspending flights to Guinea-Bissau after 74 Syrian refugees travelled to Portugal using fake passports to board a
At least five people were reported killed on Saturday when security forces in Guinea opened fire on protesters in the capital Conakry.
Up to 30 people are now believed to have drowned after a ferry capsized off the Guinean capital Conakry on Friday night. The boat was carrying
Calm and order has returned to the streets of Ivory Coast’s neighbour, Guinea, where veteran opposition figure Alpha Conde has been declared the
A state of emergency has been declared in the West African country of Guinea amid post-election unrest.
An overnight curfew is in place and police
Violence continued on the streets of Conakry, after an election due this weekend was indefinitely delayed. Supporters of former prime minister Cellou
Voters in Guinea rushed to the polls on the 27th of June 2010, forming long queues for their first chance to elect their leadership freely since the
Polling passed off peacefully and counting is underway in Guinea’s historic election.
It was the population’s first chance to freely choose a
Hundreds have been queuing since dawn in Guinea to elect a new president.
The West African nation is holding its first free elections since it won