"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 question on the minds of many at the EU summit in Brussels is whether leaders might have been the target of a would-be suicide bomber.
Opponents of the Lisbon Treaty have been demonstrating in Brussels against asking Irish voters a second time to ratify it. Dublin is hoping to boost
Major economic stimulus and climate change pacts are in play for the European Union at its leaders’ summit, now underway in Brussels.
Belgian police say 14 people have been arrested, suspected of planning a terrorist attack, possibly on today’s EU summit.
All those taken into
Germany’s reproach to other European Union member countries to stop “tossing money around” promises to make for a tense meeting in Brussels today
Diplomats in Brussels are hoping for a breakthrough on controversial plans to tackle global warming and the economic slowdown.
EU leaders open a