"Brexit is going to be pretty bad for the UK but I also think it's going to be pretty bad for Europe"
""The concept of closing the doors to immigrants is repugnant to the concept of America.""
Governor of New York
""Russia I think could initiate hostilities sooner than we expect.""
General Sir Nick Carter
Chief of the General Staff, British Army
""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
state of the union
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will be taking part in Sunday morning bailout talks in Brussels as negotiations reach a delicate stage
Cypriot leaders are in Brussels for last ditch talks to avert the country’s financial collapse.
It comes after its parliament voted to restructure
Siege mentality has gripped Cyprus, with banks closed, people on a drip feed of limited daily funds, and the looming possibility of a bank crash
EU leaders meeting in Brussels for their Spring summit are in a frosty mood due to criticism back home against government-led austerity measures
Eurozone finance ministers are set for fresh talks on a bailout for Cyprus.
They will start on Monday at a Eurogroup meeting and a senior eurozone
French President François Hollande fired a warning shot to the EU’s fiscal hawks on Tuesday.
He told MEPs in Strasbourg that France would stand up
Eurozone inflation fell more than expected in January.
That implies businesses are cutting their prices to keep people spending amid the weak
The Spanish government is to offer low-rent housing to vulnerable families who have had their own homes repossessed.
Officials hope the homes will
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and officials from France and the EU have denied planning to create a two-tier eurozone, separating the stronger
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou won a crucial confidence vote on Friday night, taking just over half of the votes.
In his speech to