"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
Germany goes to the polls for the federal elections on September 24 where the country elects deputies in the lower house.
In the first of nine profiles in the run up to Germany's election in September, we talked with an Afghan migrant.
The Turkish President describes Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats party as an "enemy of Turkey"
Sunday's triumph in North Rhine-Westphalia marked the third regional victory this year for Merkel's Christian Democrats, a strong sign that she has regained her popularity.
The nationalist, anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party has voted for a new campaign leadership ahead of elections in September.
By Sylvester Eijffinger, Professor of Financial Economics at Tilburg University, Netherlands
Last week, Dutch voters dealt a blow to far-right
Germany’s centre-left SPD has confirmed Martin Schulz as the party’s new leader and candidate to take on Chancellor Angela Merkel in upcoming elections.
Germany's centre-right political parties have agreed to nominate Angela Merkel as their candidate to run for chancellor in the country's election in September.
The former president of the European Parliament has been nominated to lead Germany's centre-left Social Democrats into the country's upcoming election.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for a ban on the burka in public life “wherever possible.”
Angela Merkel has thrown her hat in the ring, announcing she will stand for re-election, ending months of speculation.
Berlin is set to vote on Sunday in Germany’s second regional elections in as many weeks and all signs are pointing to another blow for Chancellor Angela Merkel.
For insight into the rise of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party in Germany, euronews spoke to Jean-Michel De Waele, Professor of Political Science at the Free University of…
The German chancellor admits she is unhappy about the results of Sunday's regional election. But which way now for the CDU?
Moldova goes to the polls on Sunday in what is being seen as a broad choice between closer ties with the EU or with Russia.
The similar identity
Angela Merkel’s conservatives look set to fall just short of an historic absolute majority – despite their strongest performance in a German national
The Chancellor is offering tax breaks for an eventual third term. Angela Merkel has not promised a clear figure on this in her electoral programme
The German Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, Ursula von der Leyen is considered a serious rival to Angela Merkel inside the conservative