"Since we have a banking union, there needs to be a European solution."
European Economic Commissioner
"Viktor Orbán is not the only populist politician on the continent with burning ambitions and politics that belong in a dark and distant past."
Gauri van Gulik
Europe Director, Amnesty International
""Alone we wouldn't be as successful as we are with the 22 countries together""
Ersilia Vaudo Scarpetta
Chief Diversity Officer, European Space Agency
"It’s mainly due to drinking of water from contaminated, shallow sources. We’ve intensified chlorine spraying in the localised infection centres."
"The external public debt stock increased by Sh42.5 billion ($4,253.0 million) from Sh185 billion ($18,504.5 million) on December 2016 to Sh227 billion ($22,757.4 million) by end of December last year."
"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"The people who made the film were very specific about the references they used in relationship to Africa. They are pulling from the best fashion and art."
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
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Dolores O’Riordan, leader singer with the rock group The Cranberries, has died suddenly at the age of 46, reports Reuters, quoting Irish broadcaster
"Filthy." is the first single of his upcoming album, "Man Of The Woods". To build anticipation for the album, Timberlake will release a music video a week starting on January 18.
The Sun newspaper has reported Ringo Starr is to be knighted.
From the death of Chuck Berry to the sale of the world's most expensive painting, 2017 was a landmark year.
France said 'au revoir' to the French rocker, who died on Wednesday, aged 74.
International French rock star Johnny Hallyday dies at the age of 74
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French singer Johnny Hallyday, once dubbed "the biggest star you've never heard of", has died aged 74 after a battle with lung cancer
Let us take you on a visit to one of the last audio cassette factories in Europe.
Fans also vote to honour Keith Urban, Diana Ross, and Lady Gaga at the 43rd American Music Awards.
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Musicans battle to conserve a century of tradition as the world that fostered it disappears around them.
The artist wants to draw attention to issues including climate change, gun violence and 'world leaders threatening nuclear annihilation during their morning bowel movement'
British R&B singer Rita Ora hosted the event, but the night belonged to Canadian pop singer Shawn Mendes.
British artist, Seal, best known for his 1990's soul and R&B hits, pays tribute to jazz and swing legends in his new album, 'Standards'.
People are also banned from performing the national anthem in public.
Hard to believe, but dancing in a bar in NYC might have got you arrested. Until October 31st, when the city scraps a prohibition-era law.
Pop superstar reveals how he dealt with personal and career setbacks in documentary that turned out to be his last ever project
'Any fan of mine who’s a supporter of his, I’m drawing in the sand a line, you’re either for or against,' the rapper said.
US rapper Nelly denies allegations upon release from prison in Washington
American musician Tom Petty has died aged 66. Petty was the lead singer of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and had hits such as American Girl and Learning to Fly.
The singer was taken to hospital after two giant gun props fell on top of him