"Let me tell you peace is much better than war and Colombia will flourish after this peace deal like never before."
"Every day I find dogs here – people throw them out because they can’t feed them or they abandon them because they are sick."
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
"The peace process will totally be undone. It is a nightmare"
Northern Irish resident
Athens sold 812.5 million euros worth of treasury bill on Tuesday. They are due to mature in six months.
That short-term borrowing is the only way
More government job cuts and other reductions in public spending have been outlined by Italy’s Prime Minister Mario Monti.
Despite strike threats
There was some good news on jobs for Spain but more austerity is coming.
The total number of people out of work there fell by nearly 100,000 in
A strong warning has been issued by France’s national audit office on the state of the economy.
It said the new Socialist government of Francois
The Spanish government has presented to parliament the country’s most austere budget since the Franco dictatorship.
Another round of cuts worth 27
Britain’s government met its deficit reduction target for the financial year just ended – but only just – and the figures that have been released
Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders is in the spotlight after his party PVV refused to endorse deep austerity measures in the Netherlands
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has resigned after talks to agree a new austerity package failed over the weekend.
The coalition collapsed after
Protesters against the Spanish government’s latest reform moves burned rubbish at the doors of the Madrid stock exchange and spray painted anarchist
Tense negotiations on the budget have restarted in the Netherlands, after being brought to an early end on Wednesday.
The parties are now in their
Thousands of public sector workers protested throughout Tuesday and into the evening against austerity cuts in Madrid.
Carrying signs saying “