""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
Britain's Liam Fox says there won't be a deal on the question of the Irish border until the EU agrees to discuss trade. Brussels wants things to be dealt with the other way around.
How should the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic work in a post-EU Britain?
The battle over the Northern Irish border is looming over the next round of Brexit talks.
A hard frontier post Brexit could threathen the peace
This is the Brief from Brussels, a daily roundup of the top stories from across Europe.
The EU is preparing for a no deal Brexit scenario, and
Gerry Adam’s, one of Ireland’s most controversial and pivotal politicians over the last 50 years, will stand down as leader of Sinn Fein next year
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar says issue not ‘thought through’ by pro-Brexit campaigners.
Switzerland will be at next summer’s FIFA World Cup after beating Northern Ireland One Nil on aggregate in the all-or-nothing two-leg play-offs. The
Switzerland's 1-0 win over Northern Ireland was marked by controversy
Bickering Northern Irish parties fail to agree on 2017-18 budget, meaning London steps in to ensure public services maintained.
The UK’s Supreme Court began hearing arguments on Tuesday for and against changing the abortion law in Northern Ireland.
Unlike in the rest of the
Schools across Northern Ireland are to remain closed on Tuesday in the wake of Storm Ophelia
Not even tropical storm Ophelia stops Bill Clinton from taking selfies with locals
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Actors perform on stage and simultaneously inside a virtual world in new production.
Canada's Bombardier calls 220% US import tax penalty on its C-series planes "absurd", says legal battle will continue.
"It wasn't just an escape, it was a major IRA operation.”
In this edition of the Brief from Brussels: European Parliament Brexit co-ordinator Guy Verhofstadt calls on the UK to come up with a solution for
EU chief calls on Britain to find a solution to avoid new controls
How the currently invisible border with Northern Ireland will be managed post-Brexit is one of the key issues on which Brussels wants to see "sufficient progress" before talks begin on a new trade relationship with Britain.
Months of talks on a new power-sharing executive in Northern Ireland break down. No agreement is expected before the end of summer.
With Brexit talks only just begun, Britain faces a possible economic downturn and Northern Ireland's peace deal looks shaky