"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"
the global conversation
The New Museum of Contemporary Art in New York City is hosting an exhibition of art from the Arab world.
The show entitled ‘Here and Elsewhere’
American pop artist Jeff Koons is taking over the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York.
One of the world’s most famous artists, Koons set a
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Rabee Kiwan is one of
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The German brand Hugo Boss has launched an exhibition in London called ‘Red Never Follows’.
The interactive exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery
Basel’s world famous art fair throws opens its doors again this year. It features works from over three hundred top galleries spanning art
The 55th Biennale Di Venezia, otherwise known as the “Olympics of Contemporary Art”, is a chance for some 88 countries to showcase the latest