"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
Costa Rica’s World Cup hero Keylor Navas was officially presented at Real Madrid on Tuesday.
The 27-year has signed a six-year contract with the
Copacabana has a new tourist attraction that is drawing in art lovers from far and wide.
Football fan and painter Marcos Jambeiro has created a
World Cup-winning coach Joachim Löw confirmed on Wednesday that he will see out his contract with Germany which runs until the 2016 European
Ecuador have sacked World Cup coach Reinaldo Rueda following the team’s failure to progress beyond the group stage in Brazil.
The 57-year-old, who
Real Madrid presented their newest signing on Tuesday in Colombia’s World Cup star James Rodriguez.
The 23-year-old has signed a six-year contract
Less than a week after steering his nation to World Cup glory Germany captain Philipp Lahm has retired from international football.
Germany’s World Cup winners shared their fourth title with hundreds of thousands of fans by parading the trophy through cheering throngs to celebrate
Which country did you support after your team was eliminated from the FIFA World Cup ?
A Facebook survey on support and rivalry during the FIFA World
Hundreds of thousands of screaming German fans welcomed their triumphant national team home in Berlin on Tuesday, waving flags and wearing the
A week after Brazil’s humiliating demolition by Germany in the World Cup comes confirmation that coach Luiz Felipe Scolari is leaving.
The British boss of a FIFA hospitality partner firm which is being investigated over alleged illegal World Cup ticket sales has turned himself in to
This edition of FIFA’s flagship event has seen plenty of records broken and some exploits that really lit up the stage of this Brazilian football
Hard to say what ordinary Brazilians in difficult economic straits thought of FIFA President Joseph Blatter saying: “Where is all this social unrest
Jubilant German fans celebrated in Berlin on Sunday evening as Germany beat Argentina to win its fourth World Cup title. The fans cheered
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff handed over the reigns to the next World Cup to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday.
The ceremony took
Argentinians watching the final in Buenos Aires were hoping for a repeat of 1986 when Diego Maradona inspired his team-mates to World Cup glory
Celebratory fireworks marked the end of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil after Germany’s 1-0 win over Argentina.
It is the country’s fourth World Cup
Germany celebrated their fourth World Cup title when they beat Argentina 1-0 after extra-time in the final at the iconic Maracana Stadium in
Germany is reaping the rewards of its youth development programme after they were eliminated from Euro 2004 after the group stages, says coach
Brazil fans have been left disappointed yet again after watching their side lose 3-0 to the Netherlands in the World Cup third place play-off