"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
""It was a case like that. It opened like this. And the money was inside.""
"The world is paying little attention to a crisis which has a similar impact to an earthquake or a cyclone but without the accompanying images of destruction and violence."
Producer, Aid Zone
Ministers from some of the richest nations are meeting in the UK, amid rifts about how to save the world’s economies.
They, along with central
On the surface it is all very cordial but the world’s economic powers are struggling to agree a response to the worst downturn in decades.
Three major European countries with banking secrecy laws have warned against any attempt by the G20 group of nations to place them on a tax haven
EU leaders have agreed to press for a global crackdown on tax havens and the imposition of strict rules on hedge funds.
Coordinated action is
European leaders are meeting in Berlin to try to hammer out a unified position on how to overhaul global financial rules. This ahead of a broader
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is calling on European nations to coordinate their economic rescue plans ahead of the G20 summit in London in
The world’s developed countries are probably heading for the worst recession since the early 1980s, according to the Organisation for Economic
Europe’s stock markets were again awash with red ink on Monday. Investors were disappointed that world leaders meeting over the weekend did not come