"[Romania's PM designate] only knows to say yes and that's how things will be from now on."
"All I do is sing, which is what I love, and it comes out naturally"
"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
The corruption trial against Jacques Chirac has started, but the former French president’s doctors said he was too ill to come to court say his
Former French president Jacques Chirac could avoid facing corruption charges now he has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. A judge in Paris
He may have been joking but not everyone will see the funny side.
Suggesting a switch of political camps, former French President Jacques Chirac
Former French President Jacques Chirac is out of court for now after a judge suspended his corruption trial.
The criminal process was postponed
Former French President Jacques Chirac has gone on trial for corruption in Paris, even though the case could be postponed as early as tomorrow
The former French president Jacques Chirac has gone on trial in Paris for corruption.
Chirac, who has always denied any wrong-doing, is accused of
Former French president Jacques Chirac is due in court this week to face corruption charges.
A trial centred on allegations he created bogus jobs
The former French President Jacques Chirac is being sued for manslaughter by the families of French naval contractors killed by a bomb in Pakistan
It is the latest twist in a French affair, but this time the saga could well and truly have been put to bed.
The City of Paris has dropped
Former French president Jacques Chirac has been placed under official investigation in a second corruption probe.
The move is a further blow to
The announcement that former French President Jacques Chirac is to stand trial over corruption charges has provoked mixed reactions in France