"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"
Fake products pose a serious danger to health and destroy thousands of European jobs. That’s the message from politicians in Brussels and big
Authorities in Thailand have destroyed around 1.6 million items of counterfeit merchandise.
Articles such as clothes, watches, bags, shoes and car
You risk your life if you buy fake drugs online.
The International Criminal Police Organisation Interpol has just completed a week-long global
The EU parliament has overwhelmingly rejected the global anti-piracy agreement, ACTA.
MEPs ditched the controversial deal fearing it threatened
Critics say the ACTA agreement is undemocratic.
They argue that it was negotiated behind closed doors from 2008 by representatives who were not
The European Parliament has rejected a global anti-piracy deal aimed at fighting copyright theft amid fears it threatens internet freedom.
The European Parliament has said a resounding ‘no’ to the global Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement.
Known as ACTA, the deal aims to reduce
Only a few hours away from the final vote of the European Parliament on the Anti-counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA), the supporters of a free
Andrea, from Belgium, asks: “Will the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement, ACTA, prevent students from sharing information among
Italian police have arrested eight people in connection with the seizure of $6 trillion (4.5 trillion euros) worth of fake US Treasury bonds.
Opposition is building to controversial measures to combat internet piracy ahead of planned demonstrations across Europe at the
Portuguese police have smashed a counterfeiting ring and seized around one million fake US dollars. Three men were arrested during the operation in
One of the biggest art forgery cases ever heard in Germany has begun at a court in Cologne. Two men and two women are accused of making around 16
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Many people are used to the concept of counterfeit goods, whether it be fake Prada handbags, Rolex watches or even smartphones. But in the small
A laser that can write on the inside of glass without damaging the outside is revolutionising anti-counterfeit procedures in industries from
Police and medicine agencies are going on the offensive in a bid to stop fake drugs flooding into Europe. The authorities are preparing to implement
Counterfeiting of western brands in China is a long term problem. What is Europe doing to protect its intellectual property in the People’s Republic
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Twenty years ago, counterfeiting mainly used to focus on expansive handbags, nowadays, it has broadened its scope to fake electrical appliances