"People are laid-back, you can talk to anyone without any problem"
"Let me tell you peace is much better than war and Colombia will flourish after this peace deal like never before."
"The new generation are more sensitive with animals and in 15-20 years many things will be different"
Takis Dog Shelter
"I would like to lead the discussion more into a situation where it is a question of conscience rather than something I push through with a majority vote."
"There is going to be a major shift in consumers wanting to own their data"
Chief Strategy Officer at Storyful
"It began to feel as if one part of our school’s population was auto-segregating, building a wall between itself and the rest of society."
Director of Belgian schools group
"Whereas oil leaves the country, revenue from tourism doesn't. Money spent here stays here and can be reinvested, so resources linked to tourism stay in Angola and help develop the economy."
Amélia Carlos Cazalma
Tourism Development Expert
"Small differences need to be eliminated, which is why we take these measurements"
Meteorologist at European Commission's Joint Research Centre
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Spain’s Deputy Prime Minister has quit his position to run for the top job.
Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba plans to succeed Prime Minister Jose Luis
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Spain’s opposition conservatives routed the country’s ruling socialists in local and regional elections.
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A resolute Spanish prime minister dismissed speculation that he is considering calling an early general election after the drubbing meted out to his
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China’s Premier Wen Jiabao
The socialist Spanish Prime Minister, Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, says he will not seek a third term in the country’s general election next year
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has pledged the euro zone would take crucial steps by March to strengthen economic stability.
She spoke after
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The Spanish prime minister has announced the biggest cabinet reshuffle since the Socialists came to power in 2004.
But will it be enough to
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Maria Teresa Fernandez de la Vega has
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But for some politicians its still not
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The plan aims, among other things, to