"Their goal is to eliminate the Second Amendment and our firearms freedoms so they can eradicate all individual freedoms"
Chief Executive, US National Rifle Association
"Here, only one doctor was provided ... for a population of 116,000 people."
"They think young people are stupid. We all have ways to get alcohol."
"Terror doesn’t form by itself. Terror and terrorists have gardeners"
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
"It's almost unthinkable to try to explain to a fanatic that you met a girl, fell in love and prefer to go with her to the cinema instead of participating in another fight."
Former far-right group member
"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
There were no surprises from the first round of the French election which meant a relief rally for the European stock markets and beyond.
There further volatility in financial markets on Wednesday following the surprise general election announcement by Britain's prime minister.
The UK’s currency will face a major change this month, as a new design of one of the most central coins is launched.
Iceland has announced the last of the capital controls that have been in place since the 2008 financial crisis are being lifted.
UK exports rose quickly towards the end of 2016 and early in 2017 along with factory output growth which was at the strongest in seven years.
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The price of a single bitcoin has gone higher than one ounce of gold for the first time ever.
Eurozone dismisses pessimistic euro view after the man tipped to be the US ambassador to the EU said the currency "could collapse" within 18 months.
Theresa May's announcement that the UK will leave the single market in what is widely being seen as a "hard Brexit" has already had an impact on the financial markets.
The pound plunged further against other currencies on Monday ahead of Prime Minister Theresa May's speech outlining the government's plans.
The French presidential candidate issued the stark warning in a speech at a university in Berlin.
Having risen in value in 2016 by 125 percent, the digital currency started 2017 by jumping above $1,000 for the first time in three years.
Iran’s currency, the rial, has hit an all-time record low against the U.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has suspended the withdrawal of the country's most widely-used banknote after higher-denomination notes failed to arrive in time.
Police have opened fire on protesters in parts of Venezuela after looting broke out due to a severe cash crisis.
The president says the move to take the 100-Bolivar note out of circulation is to combat smuggling, but it has been strongly criticised.
The Rhouhani government approved on Wednesday a call by central bank to replace the rial with the more colloquially and historically known toman
The US dollar has been boosted by Donald Trump's election victory and spending plans, and political and economic worries in Europe, Britain and Japan.
The city of Barcelona is preparing to move forward with a plan to introduce its own currency, despite warnings from Spain’s central bank.
China's currency, the yuan, hit its lowest value in almost eight years against the US dollar having declined for eight days in a row.