"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
Eurozone finance ministers have agreed to boost their crisis rescue fund to 800 billion euros to prevent a new flair up of Europe’s sovereign debt
There was relief all round after Greece’s second bailout was finally rubber stamped in Brussels but immediately euro zone ministers turned their
As German Chancellor Angela Merkel met Jean-Claude Juncker, the head of the euro-zone finance ministers group on Friday both were upbeat about Greece
Greece is no longer facing imminent bankruptcy after eurozone finance ministers finally approved a 130-billion euro bailout.
This round of
Eurozone finance ministers have reached a deal with Greece over its second bailout.
After marathon talks in Brussels a 130 billion euro rescue
The Eurogroup has been assured by Greece that all the oustanding issues regarding its bailout deal will be tied up before their ministerial meeting
Eurozone finance ministers have rejected an offer made by Greece’s private creditors on cutting the cash strapped country’s debt as “insufficient”
Euro zone ministers meeting in Brussels have agreed to increase the firepower of their rescue fund as experts say time is running out the save the
There was further evidence of tensions between eurozone and non-eurozone countries from Jean-Claude Junker, who heads the single currency’s group of
The euro zone’s money men are meeting in Brussels in an effort to strengthen and speed up the implementation of the bloc’s bail out fund
Greece’s partners have been speaking out with a general feeling of impatience prevailing. The Eurogroup president observed that the debt-laden
Finance ministers from the 27 European union countries in Brussels have been holding further talks in Brussels.
They have agreed that private
Euro zone finance ministers have thrown Greece a lifeline by agreeing to approve eight billion euros in loans that Athens needs next month to pay its
Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Luxembourg have given Greece five out of ten for attempts to cut their budget deficit while saying they could
The blame game over Greece was played out on Tuesday at the European Parliament as members questioned the head of the euro zone finance ministers
Euro zone finance ministers are stepping up the pressure on Greece as the debt crisis for the region enters a new and critical phase.
As euro zone finance ministers talked in Luxembourg on Sunday about more aid money for Greece, Germany’s finance ministers’ Wolfgang Schaeuble said
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou on a visit to Luxembourg got the good news from Jean-Claude Juncker, head of the Eurogroup of finance
Euro zone finance ministers are ready to “reshape” Greece’s debt while not restructuring it. Semantics apart, it means private investors may be
European currency chiefs have dismissed a reported idea for Greece to leave the euro and restore the drachma.
Eurozone finance ministers held late