"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 'dream of Brexit' isn’t just winning in the United Kingdom, it’s winning in Catalonia, Hungary, Poland and all over the European Union as we speak. There is a major historic change"
UKIP MEP and ex-party leader
"I'm actually happy and proud of these women. I mean, it is their time. It is their time."
Mary J. Blige
Recording artist / Actress
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta promised on Monday to cut bureaucracy, overhaul the tax system and labour market, as well as introduce a series
The prime minister of Italy, Enrico Letta, has won a vote of confidence in both chambers of parliament.
As expected by many, the votes which were
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Italian former prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, performed a political U-turn to back prime minister Enrico Letta in a vote of confidence, despite
Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta has won a confidence vote in the Senate, the country’s upper house of parliament. A hefty majority of Senators
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Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta has won a decisive victory in a confidence vote on his government in the Senate.
Earlier, Silvio Berlusconi
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Just as Prime Minister Enrico Letta’s coalition was due to face a crucial confidence vote, Silvio
The stage is set in the Italian Senate for a day of drama in the latest political crisis to engulf the country.
Will the coalition government fall
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The crisis was sparked by
The two men in the front line of Italy’s latest political crisis both say they want the government to soldier on.
President Giorgio Napolitano has
Italy has cut its forecasts for the economy.
The cabinet now sees GDP shrinking 1.7 percent this year.
Back in April it projected contraction of
Enrico Letta, the new Italian prime minister, vowed on Thursday that Italy will pursue further economic reforms.
His predecessor, Mario Monti
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On a mission to preach growth over
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