"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"
Wednesday’s practise ahead Friday’s Ryder Cup tee-off gave indications of the possible pairings to do battle at Gleneagles when Europe take on the
There can be few if any British music fans who have not heard of Paolo Nutini.
The Scottish soul singer is a household name in the UK and his third
London has overtaken Hong Kong to become the world’s most expensive city for companies to send their employees to live and work in.
That is based
This week Erasmus has been making headlines across the world after research showed that one in four of its former students met their life-long
Britain’s queen “purred” with happiness when told of Scotland’s decision to stay within the United Kingdom, it’s emerged.
Prime Minister David
Super-expensive shoe-maker Jimmy Choo plans to join the London Stock Exchange next month.
At least 25 percent of the up-market firm will be offered
The 40th edition of the Ryder Cup begins on Friday at Gleneagles.
Europe head into the biennial clash with the USA as two-time defending
The US Ryder Cup team has arrived in Scotland ahead of the tournament, which begins of Friday.
The Americans are looking to win the coveted trophy
Speedgolf is already big in the US and is fast becoming popular in the United Kingdom.
The very first British Open Speedgolf Championships have
British supermarket giant Tesco has issued its third profits warning of the year, and has suspended four senior staff members after finding a fault
The vast majority of Scots have accepted the result of the referendum peacefully, but on the streets of Glasgow, police had to keep rival groups of
Alex Salmond is resigning as leader of his party and as Scotland’s First Minister.
His announcement comes just hours after Scots voted to remain
Salmond has resigned as leader of his party. He will quit as the country’s first minister after Scotland voted to reject independence and stay in the
Scotland’s rejection of independence ended a fraught few weeks for the financial markets with investors spooked by the thought that Britain might
At the foot of Big Ben, next to Westminster, commonly described as the cradle of parliamentary democracy, politicians come and go. We got reactions
state of the union
On this edition of Europe Weekly, we get a Brussels perspective on Scotland’s decision not to break away from the United Kingdom and take a look at
Some children are so afraid of making mistakes in the classroom that they become reluctant to even try new things, in case they fail.
As it became clear that Scotland had voted against independence, the front page of Britain’s Sun newspaper declared “Reunited Kingdom.”
The Scottish referendum saw a surge in support for independence, yet finally this was rejected by voters. How can we interpret this result? We talk
People in Scotland woke up on Friday to find their country still a part of the United Kingdom. The result of the independence referendum came as a